Cambridge is one of the UK's best small cities, whatever time of year you visit, there's something for everyone and summer is no exception.  With over seven square miles of green public space and all completely walkable, it's a city where you can get out and about to discover a rich cultural offering, fantastic shopping, incredible architecture and a wonderful artisan food and drink scene. 

Over this summer visitors have a unique opportunity to enjoy bed and breakfast in one of the Cambridge Colleges, a special experience that will make your visit to the city truly memorable, imagine the great minds that have gone before you, walk in their footsteps and discover Cambridge from the inside!

Or, if you prefer the setting of a hotel, we have much to offer you there too with a wonderful mix of 4-star properties from those close to the city's train station or perhaps a room overlooking the picturesque River's our round-up of summer accommodation for a city break with a difference here in Cambridge!


Homerton College

A warm welcome awaits you at Homerton, from the moment you walk through the gates. Located close to Cambridge’s mainline railway station, the prestigious Addenbrookes’ Hospital and within walking distance of the historic city centre, the impressive Victorian façade and beautifully landscaped grounds offer the perfect backdrop for your next visit to Cambridge.

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Homerton College - North Wing Double BedroomHomerton College



Christ's College

Book a stay at Christ's College, where Charles Darwin and John Milton once walked the halls as alumni. Nestled in the heart of the city, the location makes for the perfect city break.

The College's dedicated team won a Gold Bid Award for Best Overall Customer Experience 2022 for University College B&B, so you can be sure of a warm welcome. The staff are always happy to assist with whatever query you may have. From questions about the city to making sure your breakfast is spot on.

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Christ's College -Single EnsuiteThird Court at Christ's College, Cambridge


Gonville & Caius College

Gonville & Caius College is offering accommodation from 1st July – 19th September 2023. Stay in one of the modern, ensuite bedrooms located next to the famous college ‘Backs’ and by the stunning, landscaped gardens of Harvey Court. All rooms include a full English and continental buffet breakfast, tea and coffee-making facilities and toiletries. The College has 175 ensuite bedrooms all within a short, riverside stroll of the historic centre of Cambridge with its shops, restaurants, and museums.

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Gonville & Caius College - AccommodationGonville & Caius College - Harvey Court Gardens


Robinson College

Robinson College provides a very high standard of accommodation and is justifiably proud of its 4-star Campus Visit England rating.  Offering four different room types, the College offers a B&B option for all budgets, from standard rooms with shared bathroom facilities to double and twin ensuite rooms, most of which overlook stunning, landscaped gardens. All rooms are well appointed with tea and coffee-making facilities, toiletries and complimentary WiFi access.

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Robinson College - AccommodationThornycreek at Robinson College


St Catharine's College

St Catharine’s College offers a wide range of accommodation options for guests outside of term time. The single rooms (standard or en-suite) and a limited number of double rooms are all located in the historic heart of Cambridge city centre. You will find your room comfortably furnished and equipped with internet access, towels, toiletries and tea/coffee-making facilities. Bed & Breakfast guests can choose between a Full English breakfast or a continental breakfast to enjoy in the beautiful surroundings of the College's newly refurbished Hall. St Catharine’s is proud to have been awarded runner-up in the 2021 Cambridge Bid Awards for “Best Overall Customer Experience” in the University College B&B category.

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St Catharine's College - AccommodationMain Court at St Catharine's College, Cambridge


Westminster College

Looking for a delightful getaway? Look no further than Westminster College! The College is open to everyone making it the perfect choice for your next adventure. Accommodation at Westminster College is available all year round so whether you're planning a spontaneous weekend trip or scheduling a well-deserved vacation, the B&B rooms are ready to accommodate you. Step out of your cosy room and you're just a short stroll away from the heart of the city. Explore the captivating streets, immerse yourself in local culture, and discover hidden gems at your own pace.  No need to worry about the hassle of finding parking either as the College also offers convenient on-site parking facilities, ensuring that your car is safe and sound while you enjoy your stay stress-free.

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bedroomFront Gates of Westminster College


The Møller Institute

Offering 92 stylish en suite bedrooms with iconic Danish Hans J. Wegner furniture. The bedrooms at the Møller Institute are comfortable; designed to include large desks and working space as well as room to relax and unwind. All bedrooms are air-conditioned and have beautiful views of the gardens or the impressive grounds of Churchill College. Parking is free of charge and offered on a first-come, first-served basis.  Breakfasts are said to be one of the best in Cambridge! 

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Møller Institute - AccommodationMøller Institute


Downing College

Downing College provides an award-winning range of accommodations for leisure, event and business guests in the very heart of Cambridge. Dating from the early 1800s, the College has a unique setting in amidst 20 acres of lawns and trees. Whilst the College environment itself is quiet and peaceful, the museums, shops and the River Cam are only a few minutes walk away.

The accommodation is furnished to hotel standard with private bathrooms, superior furnishings, a luxury welcome tray and a flat-screen TV. The College offers a self-service breakfast in its beautiful neo-classical College Hall which allows you to have your own College experience during your stay.

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superior double ensuite downing college 260pxDowning College, Cambridge


Trinity Hall

The guest bedrooms at Trinity Hall and WYNG Gardens, offer the perfect city centre location in Cambridge.

Trinity Hall dates back to 1350 and is renowned as one of the oldest and most beautiful of the Cambridge Colleges. During your stay, take time to explore Trinity Hall’s stunning riverside gardens described by author Henry James as “the prettiest corner of the world.” The single traditional guest bedrooms at Trinity Hall have shared bathrooms and offer a taste of student life. Priced at just £75 per room per night on a room-only basis (no breakfast), each single guest bedroom includes WiFi, a Fairtrade hospitality tray with tea and coffee, overnight toiletries and use of bathrobe and slippers during your stay.

Alternatively, if you are seeking double en-suite bedrooms, Trinity Hall’s new accommodation venue, WYNG Gardens, offers outstanding value for money and a first-class, city centre location. The comfortable double en-suite bedrooms are priced at just £85 per room per night (room only) and include WiFi, a Fairtrade hospitality tray with tea and coffee and overnight toiletries.  WYNG Gardens is located on Thompson’s Lane and is ideally located close to a wide range of cafes, restaurants, shops and the River Cam.

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Trinity Hall - WYNG Gardens Double EnsuiteTrinity Hall - Riverside


Wesley House

Wesley House offers spacious, inviting rooms for visitors to Cambridge offering a peaceful sanctuary in the heart of the city centre. All bedrooms are ensuite and have access to communal kitchen and laundry facilities. Offering 22 single rooms, arranged on three floors with access from the newly built lift and feature staircase in the corner of the court, every room offers a place to work, think, and create. All residents have access to the library and teaching rooms, so there is always space to study and contemplate.

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Double Bedroom Wesley House, Cambridge

The Courtyard at Wesley House, Cambridge


Clare College

Clare College is Cambridge's second oldest College boasting stunning, 17th-century architecture.  Accommodation is located in Memorial Court just a 5-minute walk from the historic city centre. Offering single and twin bedrooms, all come equipped with complimentary Wi-Fi access, toiletries and refreshments. A delicious cooked or continental breakfast is offered to all visitors and is currently served in the Buttery within Old Court. 

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Gillespie Bedroom at Clare College, CambridgeClare College with river Cam in foreground


Clayton Hotel

Sleeping at the Clayton Hotel Cambridge means an individually designed space, and transportation to complete relaxation. Choose between the beautiful Fresher, Scholar and Dean rooms, carefully designed to surpass the modern-day travellers' expectations of a hotel room.

The hotel is more than a place to sleep. It's a place you want to stay in, where going out for a drink, turns into cocktails prepared by expert mixologists; where a lunchtime sandwich becomes an artisan treat with locally roasted coffee and where dinner becomes an occasion.

Situated in the heart of Cambridge, the Clayton Hotel Cambridge is located just a 2-minute walk from Cambridge train station with direct links across the country and easy access to Stansted Airport.

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Clayton Hotel - AccommodationClayton Hotel - Double Single Bedroom


Graduate Cambridge

Nestled on the banks of the River Cam, in Cambridge’s historic centre, Graduate Cambridge offers a  retreat with design nods to college architecture, crests and discoveries like the DNA double helix. Take a break by the river and watch the punts glide by, or explore the plethora of independent shops, restaurants, cafes and bars all within walking distance. 

Rooms are designed for all travellers from solo stays to romantic retreats or family adventures. Customise your visit with one or two beds, an outdoor balcony, a stunning river view or upgrade to a suite. Little luxuries enhance your stay including bathrooms stocked with Malin + Goetz toiletries and guest access to our onsite leisure facility.

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Graduate Cambridge Riverview RoomGraduate Cambridge Riverside


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