Get an overview of this hotel4-star luxury hotel, walk to St. John's College

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free WiFi
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk

Location

Located in the heart of Cambridge, this luxury hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Pepys Library and St. John's College. Trinity College and Jesus College are also within 10 minutes.

Hotel Features

2 restaurants, a full-service spa, and a health club are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free continental breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a sauna, and a rooftop terrace are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 44 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and Select Comfort beds. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find flat-screen TVs with DVD players, and other amenities include iPod docks and 24-hour room service.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, The Varsity Hotel & Spa features a health club and a sauna. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This luxury hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, spa services, and multilingual staff. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

The Varsity Hotel & Spa is a smoke-free property.

  • Full-service spa 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 44 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Hair salon 
  • Health club 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • One meeting room 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Garden 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Year Built 2010 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Sauna 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Steam room 
  • Television in common areas 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • DVD player 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • iPod docking station 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary continental breakfast each morning. An additional breakfast (subject to charges) is served daily.

The River Bar and Grill - This steakhouse serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Roof Terrace - Onsite bar.

SIX Bar & Brasserie - This brasserie serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a health club and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 

Spa Services

Glassworks & Elemis Spa has 6 treatment rooms. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Children under 10 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Sports massage 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Number of treatment rooms 6 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:30 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
No elevators
Guests who may encounter issues with stairs should contact this property in advance. Elevators are not available. Contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Valet parking fee: GBP 19.50 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Hotel Varsity
  • Varsity Cambridge
  • Varsity Hotel
  • Varsity Hotel Cambridge
  • The Varsity Hotel Cambridge
  • The Varsity Hotel And Spa

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

National Rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.


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