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University Arms Cambridge

Ideally located just steps away from Cambridge’s iconic colleagues and historic city center the University Arms is a perfect place to explore one England’s best-known cities, popular with locals and scholars alike.

Cambridge, United Kingdom
University Arms Cambridge
  • Located in the heart of Cambridge, The University Arms is a five-star luxury hotel
  • The hotel originally opened in 1834 as a Coaching Inn and oozes character and history
  • Following a thorough two-year restoration the hotel re-opened in 2018 bringing fresh touches to the traditional setting
  • The innovative restaurant ensures only to use fresh, local, in-season produce

The picturesque city of Cambridge is synonymous with its famous university -  lending its moniker to this grand hotel. Celebrating British design and heritage, the hotel features a collection of 192 bright and inviting rooms and suites overlooking the local common, Parker’s Piece, and the historic Regent Street.
Past the grand marbled lobby you’ll find a library, bar and restaurant, attracting a pleasant mixture of students, visiting family members, locals and visitors alike for a fun and vibrant atmosphere. The hotel’s restaurant, Parker's Tavern, provides a relaxed brasserie setting where breakfast, lunch, dinner and afternoon tea are served.
The menu here is quintessentially British and local, with breakfasts featuring Cambridgeshire eggs and New Market sausages and dinners serving fresh Norfolk seafood and other delightful variations of British comfort foods.
Relaxing in this Edwardian setting makes for a fantastic introduction to English heritage and a great place to uncover the prestige of Cambridge.

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Top tip:

Take a walk in the park next door - this is where Queen Victoria’s coronation took place.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom