Crowne Plaza Hotel Cambridge

  based on 2 reviews   write a review

Average rate: $137 - Hotel class: 4 stars
Downing Street, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Crowne Plaza Hotel Cambridge Rates and Deals


Crowne Plaza Hotel Cambridge Reviews

mistere mistere
56 reviews
A grand hotel in the heart of Cambridge Jun 24, 2011
I stayed at this hotel a few years ago on one of my many visits to the city to see friends. I decided on this hotel as a bit of luxury compared with the local travelodges!

The hotel itself looks very grandiose! The front of the hotel is an interesting amalagamation of old and new. It has four pillars at the front making it look like a modern day stately home.

There is a concierge at the door for your needs and then on entrance you have to take the escalator or steps to reception. I don't think I've ever been to any other hotel with a similar layout! At the top of the stairs there is reception and I thought they were quite helpful!

I found nothing wrong with the room and it all looked very modern! I'm not very panickety with rooms though as the main reason I get hotels is for location and I'm only there to sleep!

I didn't have food here as there is not a lot of point! The hotel is surrounded by lots of restaurants so you have a wide choice to choose from! They are also undoubtedly cheaper than the hotel too so it definitely makes sense!

The hotel is also in really close proximity to the city's many shops and also very close to the river and university! I haven't been myself but punting on the river is meant to be a good day out!

All in all, the location of this hotel is the best thing about it! It is close to various sights and things to do, and is also close to the coach station! The downside is that the local train station is quite a long walk, but that can be overcome with a taxi as the fare is quite cheap!
2 / 2 TravBuddies found this review helpful/trustworthy
Join TravBuddy to leave comments, meet new friends and share travel tips!
walkingonmoonbeams walkingo…
2 reviews
Good, but not very good Jul 06, 2010
Chose this hotel because it was one of two in the actual city, however apart from it's location there is not much to recommend it. Wifi is expensive (£17 for 3 days), despite there being a bunch of hotspots in the city itself, and staff are courteous, but in no way friendly. However, the beds are ridicously comfy and very spacious, and there was a TV in my room. The water in the shower/bath is temperamental at best. There was no fresh air or privacy in my room on account of the window facing out into the lobby, however the air conditioning was very pleasant. All in all, I'd stay there again but only because of the great location.

Crowne Plaza Hotel Cambridge Overview

The Crown Plaza in Cambridge is located in the heart of the city center. This hotel is within walking distance of Kings College. Many museums and historical sites are also located nearby. The Crowne Plaza Cambridge is located 56 kilometers from the Cambridge airport. The city center offers many attractions within walking distance as well as numerous public bus stops. Buses offer easy access to the airport and local attractions.

The guestrooms at the Crowne Plaza Cambridge Hotel all offer wired and wireless Internet access. Each room offers satellite television, minibars, tea and coffee makers, telephones, and more. All rooms also include private bathrooms with hair dryers.

Guests of the four star Hotel Crowne Plaza in Cambridge will find that the city center offers many restaurants and shops. The hotel offers a number of onsite amenities, including a conference center, a sauna, and a solarium. There is also a fitness center onsite as well as a lounge, a restaurant, and meeting rooms.

Crowne Plaza Hotel Amenities

  • Business Center
  • Room Service
  • High-speed Internet
  • Fitness Room/Gym
  • Parking
  • Disabled Access
  • Concierge
  • Valet Parking
  • Tour Desk
  • Elevator / Lift
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Air Conditioned
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Housekeeping
  • Conference Room(s)
  • Currency Exchange
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Safe-Deposit Box
  • Sauna
  • ATM / Cash Machine
  • Mini Bar
  • Cable / Satellite TV
  • Secretarial Service
  • In Room Movies
  • Porters
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Coffee / Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • TV
  • DVD Player
  • Laundry service
  • Shops
  • Excursions
  • Photocopier
  • Desk
  • Direct dial phone
  • Facsimile
  • Disabled Accessible Rooms
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Solarium
  • Internet Connection (wireless)
  • Bathrobes
  • Shower
  • Cots
  • Executive Floor
  • Luggage Storage
  • Shops in Hotel
  • Ice Machine
  • Family Room
  • Express Check-In/Check-Out
  • Shoe Shine

Check Crowne Plaza Hotel Rates and Deals

Crowne Plaza Hotel Cambridge Map
Value: Location:
Cleanliness: Amenities:
Bed: Bathroom:
1 review - $105
photo by: Ann_Hells