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Discover Cambridge With Our Luxury Staycation Experience

Cambridge is the destination of choice for the perfect Spring city staycation, and easily accessible by car or train. Surrounded by beautiful countryside, the city itself is home to glorious parks, historic colleges and renowned punting on the river Cam.

For over 175 years, University Arms has been the destination for travellers to rest their heads after long journeys for vacations in Cambridgeshire and beyond. Evolving over time, we remain a location of unparalleled character, service, glamour and luxury.

What’s Included?

  • Bed & Breakfast

    Overnight stay at University Arms, with breakfast in Parker’s Tavern.

  • Welcome Drink

    Served upon arrival, in the comfort of your own room for you to enjoy whilst you settle in.

  • Chocolate truffles

    Homemade chocolate truffles from Parker’s Tavern waiting in your room.

  • £25 Credit (per person)

    £25 per person to be spent in our delightful Parker’s Tavern.

  • Guidebook

    A walking guidebook to Cambridge to inspire your adventures during your stay.

  • Guided Historical Tour

    Tour University Arms & Parker’s Piece, including our unique artworks and highlights of our 177 year history.

Explore even more activities

Punting on the river Cam

There is no more a Cantabrigian pastime than punting along the River Cam, behind the colleges and beside the backs. Take a picnic and lounge away the afternoon, as your chauffeur tells you legends of our city’s rich history.

Cambridge University Botanical Gardens

Welcoming visitors to enjoy the beauty of nature throughout year, the Cambridge University Botanical Garden’s living plant collection consists of of over 8,000 species.

"The University Arms hotel may be quirky and eclectic, it is luxurious too"

Nick Chevis