Lensfield Hotel Cambridge Lensfield Hotel, 53 Lensfield Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 1EN

"Cambridge is where the charm and elegance of university combines with hi-tech industry and commerce. The meeting of Town and Gown guarantee to provide the city with a unique culture, charm and atmosphere."

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Lensfield Hotel

Bar, 14K

53 Lensfield Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire CB2 1EN

Telephone: 01223 355017

Fax: 01223 312022

Quality in Tourism 3 Stars

AA 3 Stars


Cambridge is where the charm and elegance of university combined with hi-tech industry and commerce. The meeting of Town and Gown guarantee to provide the city with a unique culture, charm and atmosphere.

The Lensfield Hotel, established since 1959, has become a relaxing, well-appointed sanctuary for business travellers, visitors from overseas and many college undergraduates and their parents. The building dates back to around 1850 and is situated in the heart of this historic and diverse city and is a few hundred yards, within walking distance, to all university colleges, especially the famous "Kings", the university Botanic Gardens, museums, parks and open spaces, entertainment and the shopping amenities. The resident owners take pride in giving friendly and efficient service to all guests - and are always available to provide local information.

Guest Room, 7KDining, 9K

Easy access to the M11 and M25 motorways, and the mainline railway station, mean that guests are ideally placed for business or pleasure. Air travel, to and from Cambridge airport, with its regular flights to UK and overseas destinations is quick and easy. The international airports of Stansted (30 minutes) and Luton (60 minutes), are nearby, whilst the new A14 dual carriageway, links both the M1 and east coast ferry ports.

For those residents with the time to enjoy the attractions of the city, there are fine college buildings and architecture; museums; university Botanic Gardens; the river; Warner multi-screen cinema; theatre - and much more. As well as offering a range of activities in and around the city, there are superb National Trust houses and gardens at Wimpole Hall and Anglesey Abbey, both within 20 minutes drive. There is also the Imperial War Museum at Duxford where historic aircraft and flying displays can be enjoyed.

Dining, 8Kbedroom, 9K

Over the years of family ownership, the hotel has been subjected to a regular programme of tasteful modernisation and enhancement.

Travellers can enjoy a high standard of service and comfort. The hotel, and all 32 bedrooms are fully centrally heated. Each has private shower or bathroom, direct-dial digital telephone, modern points with high speed internet connect-adsl, colour satellite televsision for your enjoyment, haridryers and full tea and coffee making facilities.

The Lensfield Hotel is a non smoking establishment.

There is a small, comfortable residents' lounge and an informal bar serving fine beers and wine. Both have colour television.


Single Room £72.00 - £95.00
Double/Twin Room For Sole Occupancy £98.00
Executive Double Or Twin Room For Sole Occupancy £120.00
Double/Twin Room (2 persons) £110.00
Executive Double Room (2 persons) £132.00
Executive Twin Room (2 persons) £136.00
Family Rooms £136.00 - £150.00


Breakfast is served from 7.30am - 9.00am (Monday - Saturday) and 7.30am - 9.30am on Sundays
Evening meals are not available but there is an immense and varied choice of restaurants and bars within close vicinity of the hotel.
Room service only available for light snacks.
The residents' bar is open in the evening from 6.00pm - 11.00pm

Lensfield Hotel, 12K

During many years of hosting visitors to Cambridge, we have found that there are recurring areas of common interest. The following highlights a few of the most sought after places, designed to provide an easy to follow guide used in conjunction with a Cambridge map. We are pleased to assist in any way we can - just come to the reception desk and ask!


  1. Peterhouse 1284
  2. Clare 1325
  3. Pembroke 1346
  4. Gonville & Caius 1348
  5. Trinity Hall 1350
  6. Corpus Christi 1352
  7. Kings 1440
  8. Queens 1447
  9. St Catherine's 1457
  10. Christ's 1505
  11. St John's 1511
  12. Magdalene 1542
  13. Trinity 1546
  14. Emmanuel 1584
  15. Sidney Sussex
  16. Downing 1717
  17. Newnham 1871
  18. Ridley Hall 1879
  19. Selwynn 1882
  20. Churchill 1961
  21. Robinson 1982

Situated about 10 minutes walk from the hotel, and well worth a visit. Beautiful!


Only 3 minutes walk from the Lensfield, often featuring major exhibitions


Is just 5 minues walk, past the Catholic church, and provides many acres of park where cricket, hockey and summer fairs are common


Is just 200 metres down the road, towards the Catholic church and Parker's Piece.


No more than 10 minutes walk takes you into the heart of the Lion Yard shopping centre and Market Hill, featuring many individual stores as well as a large Marks & Spencer. Place your walk past King's College, situated on King's Parade and enjoy the numerous stylish clothes, footwear and general interest shops en route. There are various outlets offering traditional tea and coffee refreshments.


Map, 15K

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