Both hotels are recommended by reviewers writing for major publications. Overall, YHA Cambridge scores slightly better than Acorn Guesthouse. YHA Cambridge comes in at 76 with accolades from 2 sources including Rough Guide, Lonely Planet.
Acorn Guest House
154 Chesterton Road, Cambridge CB4 1DA
From $72 /night
- Free Internet
- Flatscreen TV
"Who says mutton shouldn't dress like lamb? Acorn Guest House cheerfully overshoots in its eagerness for swag drapes, lustrous gold fabric, swirling plaster ceilings and prim half-canopied..."
97 Tenison Rd, Cambridge CB1 2DN
From $24 /night
- Laundry Service
- Laundy Room
- Family Friendly
"Occupies a rambling Victorian house near the train station... Facilities include a laundry and self-catering... Advance reservations are advised."
"Smart, friendly, recently renovated, deservedly popular hostel with compact dorms and good facilities." Full review