Lynwood House

217 Chesterton RoadCambridgeCB4 1ANUnited Kingdom
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About Lynwood House

Residing in an attractive brick-built Victorian house, Lynwood House is a friendly B&B which provides a great base for exploring Cambridge. The city centre is a pleasant one mile walk away across the River Cam.

Stylish single, twin/double and family rooms are available; each offers an en-suite, marble-tiled bathroom, a hospitality tray and a capsule coffee machine. A flat-screen television and hairdryer also come as standard. Selected rooms enjoy garden views.

Lynwood House provides free Wi-Fi access throughout and limited free off-street parking. Tourist information and advice is readily available from the hosts.

A complimentary breakfast is provided daily featuring homemade granola, fruit juices, cereals and a Full English. The Old Spring, found less than five minutes' walk away, serves pub grub and a good selection of real ales and wines.

Both found about two miles away, the Fitzwilliam Museum features paintings by the likes of Degas and Picasso, while the Grand Arcade is the place to go for high-end shopping.


217 Chesterton Road, Cambridge, CB4 1AN, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(122)3500776 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • A/C
  • Parking
  • Balcony / Terrace
  • Washing machine
  • TV / Entertainment
  • Hairdryer
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking rooms

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • PC with internet
  • Towels at the pool / beach
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Fan
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

For children

  • Child / Baby cot

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 12:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Excellent staff

The members of staff help make guests feel relaxed at this B&B. The standard of service they provide is very high; they are friendly and approachable and always very keen to not only meet guests’ expectations, but also to surpass them. Guests also appreciate being able to tap into the hosts’ expert local knowledge so that they can go to the best restaurants and see the best sights Cambridge has to offer.

Great accommodation

Guests find it difficult to find any fault with the rooms here. They comment that everything is kept spotlessly clean and the décor is modern and appealing with some of the rooms having been recently renovated. The beds are also very comfortable and the en-suite facilities are more that adequate. Guests like the various in-room amenities such as the capsule coffee machine. In general, guests have a very restful and relaxing stay here.

Wonderful breakfast

A highlight of a stay at this B&B is experiencing the excellent complimentary breakfast. It offers a wide choice of items ranging from cereals and homemade granola to freshly cooked omelettes and a Full English, all washed down with fruit juices and hot drinks. Guests really enjoy spending time in the breakfast room and talking to other guests while tucking into the tasty food. It really makes a great start to a day before they head off and explore Cambridge’s many attractions.

Negative Reviews

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index ® based on 104 reviews across the web
9.2 /10
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    9.7 /10
9.2 out of 10 based on 104 reviews