About this hotel
Our Cambridge Newmarket Road Hotel is the ideal base for those looking to explore the quaint, historic university city.
The area boasts a number of celebrated museums and art galleries, as well as a wide range of intricate architecture and majestic college buildings all of which are within walking distance. The Virtual Aviation centre where you can try your hand at a flight simulator experience is also nearby while Linton Zoo and Gardens, a family-friendly venue which is home to everything from African lions to Brazilian tapirs, is just 0.8 miles away.
The hotel has good transport links, just a short taxi ride from Cambridge Railway Station and Cambridge Airport. Grafton Shopping Centre is less than 1 mile away and offers a perfect day out for those wishing to bag a bargain. If you’re looking for accommodation close to Cambridge University, the hotel is just a ten minute drive away.
This is a new hotel with our fresh new look and features Travelodge’s new room design complete with Dreamer Bed so you can be sure of a great night’s sleep.
Transport links near Cambridge
Places to visit in and around Cambridge
Directions supplied by Travelodge
From J12 of the M11 follow the A603 for 5.6 miles. Turn left onto A603 Newnham Road then take the 2nd exit at the roundabout onto the A1134 Fen Causeway for 0.4 miles. At the first roundabout take the 1st exit onto the A1134 Trumpington Road and then the 2nd exit onto the A603 Lensfield Road. At the next roundabout after 1 mile, take the 3rd exit onto A1134 Newmarket Road. The hotel is situated on the right.
The hotel is situated a short walk (approx 15 mins) from the city centre but is also serviced by local bus and taxis which are available from directly outside the hotel. For details of these services or to book a taxi transfer from either the local bus or railway stations (max cost £7 per journey) please contact the hotel directly on 0871 559 1861 selecting option 3.
Stagecoach ‘Dayrider’ tickets are available from £3.90 per day and ‘Family Dayrider tickets from £6.80, see www.stagecoachbus.com for details.
Please note that local cycle hire is also available by visiting www.stationcycles.co.uk prices start from £10 per day or £25 per week, equipment hire is also available, deposit required.
To walk to the hotel from the train station, exit the station and walk down Station Road to the junction with Hill Road. Turn right onto Hill Street for 0.3 miles to the junction with Gonville Place. Turn right and continue down Gonville Place until it becomes East Road after 0.5 miles. Continue straight ahead on East Rd for a further 0.3 miles and then turn right at the roundabout onto Newmarket Road. The hotel is situated 0.2 miles down Newmarket Road on the right.
To walk to the hotel from the bus station at Drummer Street. Exit Drummer Street and walk down Parker Street/Parkside for 0.3 miles. Turn left onto East Road for 0.5 miles and then turn right at the roundabout onto Newmarket Road. The hotel is situated 0.2 miles down Newmarket Road on the right.
Google map directions
Travelodge has 51 on-site car parking spaces, available on a first come, first served basis.
The car park is located under the hotel and accessed Harvest Way.
From Newmarket Road turn on to Coldhams Lane and right onto Harvest Way.
We politely ask that guests do not park in nearby residential areas. If our car park is full, guests can park at the Grafton Centre nearby. There are 876 spaces at this location.
Grafton East Car Park
Calls cost 10 pence per minute from a standard BT landline. Calls from other networks and mobiles may vary.
Our Most Flexible Rate
These rates are still great value, but offer the most freedom to change bookings. Bookings are fully flexible and can be cancelled up until 12 noon on the day of arrival
Our Best Rate
This is a saver rate. This rate is Non refundable. You can amend them up to 21 days before arrival for a £5 fee.
Please note that the sofa bed/pull out bed in the room will be made up before your arrival.