Cambridge, with its timeless beauty and romantic allure, sets the opportunity for a lovely Valentine’s retreat with your loved one. Let the city’s historic charm create the perfect setting for your romantic escape.
As a luxury hotel in Cambridge, we blend tradition and modernity. Nestled in the very heart of Cambridge, we can promise an exquisite escape for couples seeking a romantic getaway.
Exploring Romantic Cambridge
Cambridge is a beautiful city that has a sense of romance to it.
Stroll Through the Iconic Cambridge Colleges
Embark on a romantic journey through the iconic Cambridge colleges, soaking in the history and charm that defines the city.
Discover the enchanting beauty of The Backs and Gardens, offering a serene backdrop for romantic strolls and shared moments.
Enjoy Wandlebury Country Park a short drive from the heart of Cambridge. Embark on a together stroll through the romantic Iron Age ring walk and a tree-lined avenue leading to a Roman Road. Conclude your idyllic outing with a visit to the adjacent Gog Magog farm shop to stock up on delectable treats for a cozy evening together.
For a more intimate escape, head to the Cambridge University Botanic Garden, conveniently located at the end of Station Road near the train station. Enter the hot and humid glasshouse for a lush and romantic environment, providing a perfect respite from the chilly winter air. The dedicated winter garden ensures a captivating experience, making it an ideal spot for a romantic Valentine's weekend, surrounded by the beauty of nature.
Punting on the River Cam: A Couples Classic
Drift along the tranquil waters and enjoy each other’s company in this timeless tradition.
Experience a romantic punt tour along the River Cam. Drift along the water, savouring the serene atmosphere and breathtaking views of the iconic college "Backs." Capture unforgettable moments with your loved one as you pass by renowned landmarks like King's College Chapel, The Wren Library at Trinity College, and the enchanting Bridge of Sighs. The leisurely journey in a traditional Cambridge Punt offers a unique and privileged viewpoint, providing the perfect setting for a romantic escape. Relax and enjoy the picturesque scenery, creating lasting memories on this idyllic Valentine's Day experience drifting along the tranquil waters and enjoying each other’s company in this timeless tradition. Explore Rutherford's Punting Romantic Tour.
Explore the city on wheels
Venture outside the city by hopping on one of our much-loved University Arms turquoise bicycles, and pedal along the River Cam for a romantic bike ride to the idyllic village of Grantchester.
A Hidden Gem: Cambridge Arts Theatre
Indulge in a touch of romance this Valentine's weekend in Cambridge by immersing yourself in the world of arts and culture at the Cambridge Arts Theatre. Established in 1936, the theatre presents a diverse range of shows throughout the year, from enchanting musicals to captivating theatrical productions. Explore their website to discover enticing options. Elevate your evening with a visit to the theatre, followed by a reservation for cocktails at Parker’s Tavern creating a perfect blend of cultural entertainment and a truly memorable Valentine's experience.
University Arms’ Romantic Packages
The Spa Experience: Rejuvenate Together
Indulge in a day of pampering in our Aromatherapy Associates treatment rooms for a rejuvenating and blissful escape together.
A Romantic Getaway
Enjoy a romantic overnight stay at . Book a stay for two between Thursday 1st and 29th February 2024 and enjoy a luxury city break in Cambridge for £276 per night. Enjoy a bottle of champagne, chocolate truffles, rose petals and turndown service when booking the package.
Dine at Parker’s Tavern
Indulge in Parker’s Tavern, the leading all-day brasserie in Cambridge. Experience a quintessential experience in dining sophistication and romance. Choose from our exquisite 5-course set Valentine’s Menu, handpicked by our head chef with wine pairing recommendations. More details can be found here.
As we conclude our journey through the romantic offerings Cambridge has, we encourage you to plan your weekend getaway in this picturesque city and immerse yourself in the season's beauty and culture. To experience Cambridge in the most luxurious and memorable way, consider booking your stay at University Arms, where hospitality meets elegance.
Create lasting memories for you and your loved one.