University Arms Hotel, Autograph Collection vs Cambridge City Tenison Towers

Both Cambridge City Tenison Towers and University Arms Cambridge are praised by expert reviewers. Overall, University Arms Cambridge ranks significantly higher than Cambridge City Tenison Towers. University Arms Cambridge has a TripExpert Score of 87 with recommendations from 3 reviewers including Star Service, The Telegraph and Lonely Planet.

University Arms Hotel, Autograph Collection
University Arms Hotel, Autograph Collection
8 / 10
Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1AD
From $203 /night
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Restaurant
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Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
"The grande dame of Cambridge hotels, this huge Victorian mansion hunkers down beside bustling Parker's Piece green as though fondly overseeing his great-great-grandchildren's cricket skills."
Star Service Star Service
"On the main shopping street, near Downing College, about a kilometer from the rail station, this hotel offers plenty of Edwardian ambience and a fine location." Full review
The Telegraph The Telegraph
"The oldest hotel in Cambridge, built as a coaching inn alongside the city common, Parker’s Piece, in 1834." Full review
Condé Nast Traveler Condé Nast Traveler
Readers' Choice Award
". Clatter clatter ding ding! Curses. Nearly bowled over by a cyclist. Ah, Cambridge. Always a bikers' town. But what's this pristine, creamy, be-columned building on the corner, which..." Full review
The Guardian The Guardian
"There’s a classic gentleman’s club feel to the library at the University Arms: burnished leather sofas, glass-fronted wooden cabinets lined with books, window booths and, in winter months, a roaring open fire"
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Cambridge City Tenison Towers
Cambridge City Tenison Towers
7 / 10
148 Tenison Road, Cambridge CB1 2DP
From $63 /night
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Flatscreen TV
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Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
"This exceptionally friendly and homey B&B is really handy if you're arriving by train, but well worth seeking out whatever way you arrive in town... About a mile from the city centre."