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Central Cambridge Penthouse Apartment With Parking

Bedrooms 2
Space 256 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Private parking space, 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom flat, centrally located

A modern light and airy 2 bedroom apartment, arranged over two floors, with private off street parking and a wonderful south facing terrace, to enjoy your breakfast or have an evening drink, looking out to expansive views over the roofs of Cambridge.

The apartment is centrally located, just a 15 minute walk away from the historic town centre, market square and University colleges. Be inspired by the many beautiful museums and art galleries. Admire the beautiful architecture and majestic college buildings. Explore quaint passages set around the historic market place and colleges, where a unique and relaxing shopping experience can be found.

This apartment has an open plan living room and kitchen and can accommodate 6 guests. A warm sunny flat with two charming and comfortable carpeted bedrooms and one bathroom on the lower floor. While the sofa bed is upstairs in the living room which can sleep a further two guests, either as two single beds or one double.

The flat is a stones throw from the Grafton Centre for all the shops, including the department store Debenhams and a cinema complex with 8 screens. There are many small cafes and restaurants on the near by Burliegh Street and a small Waitrose supermarket for all your grocery needs.

The train station is 1 mile away, a 20 minute walk or a short taxi ride and the National Express coach stop is a 6 minute walk away on Parkers Piece.

More Details

Property Manager
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 27, 2017

About Shaunagh

I am managing this central Cambridge bright and airy apartment, and I will be happy to help you with any probelms or issues with regard to your booking and stay in Cambridge. I will be there to meet and greet you on your arrival and answer any questions you may have.


Cambridge Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 256 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Town
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
  • Bedroom 1, light airy bedroom with a double bed.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
This flat benefits from a wonderful kitchen/living room and sunny terrace with expansive views over the city of Cambridge. It is centrally located in a quiet residential street behind Burliegh Street.


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Central Cambridge Penthouse Apartment With Parking
average rating of 4.8235292 based on 17 reviews

Great property, great location, great service

  • 5 of 5

Prior to our arrival, the owner gave clear instructions and helpful advice. She met us at the unit to orient us to the unit and the area. The balcony is just as charming as it looks in the pictures, the rooms were spacious and well appointed, as well as very clean. The parking place would be vital in this part of town if you have a car. There were several eating places nearby, our favorites being Charlie's and the Free Press Pub. The unit's central location allowed us to walk all over town, to all the parks, downtown, and many sites on the river. The owner was available if needed, made us feel welcome, and overall gets high marks in every category. If we return to Cambridge, which is very possible, we would be delighted to return to this unit.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for coming to stay, you would be most welcome again anytime.
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Lovely flat in a great location.

  • 4 of 5

The apartment is very pretty and full of all the basic needs. We were able to have cook which was a nice change from eating out! Shanaugh was very accommodating and helpful. My only complaint is that the beds are a bit small for us Americans! We are not used to sleeping in doubles. Also please understand that there is no AC Which is very common for an apartment in England. You rarely need it. We just happened to be there during a heat spell.

Shanaugh did get us a fan for one of the bedrooms but it did make for one tough night of sleep before we had it.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic Apartment and Great Location!

  • 5 of 5

I would definitely stay again! great location, fantastic hospitality and clean apartment. Amazing city view as well!!

  • Submitted: Dec 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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As good as the pictures!

  • 5 of 5

Very clean and nicely decorated. Appreciated the flexibility at arrival to drop off luggage. Will definitely stay here again when back in Cambridge!

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nice property, nice erea

  • 5 of 5

Well situated for lots of shopping which suited the girls, yet handy to getting out of town. Two nice bedrooms with a good amount of room for two couples. Lounge had plenty of seating, well appointed kitchen

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

This apartment was a great place to stay in Cambridge. Shaunagh was lovely and really flexible with timing, as well as helpful and prompt to reply to emails before our arrival. It's rare to find a place that is so beautiful, close to the centre of the city, and complete with everything one might need for a longer stay, including a parking spot, washing machine, and full kitchen. The beds were really comfortable as well. I would definitely recommend staying here!

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Stansted Airport
Nearest Barpub
130 Metres
The Tram Depot
Nearest Ferry
78 Miles
Harwich International Port
Nearest Golf
1.7 Miles
Cambridge Lakes Golf Course
Nearest Train
1.1 Miles
Cambridge Train Station
Nearest Motorway
3.6 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
54 Metres
Charlie's Coffee Company
Nearest Beach
70 Miles
Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk
Car: not necessary

This flat is conveniently situated very close to the Grafton Shopping Centre, with many shops, cinema screens, restaurants and cafe's for clothes, groceries, chemists, hairdressers etc. The historical town centre and Cambridge University Colleges are situated 3/4 mile away, a 15 minute walk.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $51.58
Additional Guest Fee $32.24 per person per night
Damage Deposit $257.9

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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