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Having just undergone a £1.4m refurbishment, YHA Cambridge is back and better than ever, ready to welcome tourists to the university city where they can stay in style!

YHA Cambridge at a glance:

- £1.4m investment

- Fantastic location just a stone's throw from the train station

- New Scholars cafe bar open throughout the day

- Increasing capacity to 122 beds including four doubles

- 11 rooms now en suite

Stay at the newly refurbished Cambridge Youth Hostel and spend time in the heart of this lively, historic university town on a cheap city break. Just around the corner from the railway station and a 15 minute walk from the city centre, accommodation at this backpackers' hostel gives you easy access to the colleges, museums and art galleries that have helped make Cambridge famous. Hire a punt, explore the ancient streets and enjoy the city’s cycle-friendly routes. YHA Cambridge makes an excellent base for exploring everything that the city is famous for.

The brand new Scholars bar and restaurant has a relaxed, vintage feel with its distressed wooden tables and leather chairs - a perfect place to catch up with friends over drinks and nibbles. Delicious meals and bar snacks are available at this licensed hostel

24 hour access. Bar open from 12.00 to 23.00 hrs On street parking available 5pm-9am Monday - Saturday and all day Sunday (all other times parking is metered with a maximum 2hr stay).

Please note, we do not charge an additional temporary membership fee. Discounts are not available for members of YHA (England & Wales) or IYHF as part of this booking

*All bookings for more than 16 people will not be accepted by YHA and will be cancelled.*

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Highlights

  • 24 Hour Check-In
  • Kitchen Facilities
  • Bar
  • Linen Included
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Common Room

Important Information

Please note, we do not charge an additional temporary membership fee. Discounts are not available for members of YHA (England & Wales) or IYHF as part of this booking.

***We cannot accept bookings in dormitory accommodation for persons aged between 16-18 without an accompanying adult over the age of 18. People aged between 16- 18 who wish to stay without an adult must book a private room.
If you are travelling with a person under the age of 16, who is of the opposite sex, then you must also book a private room, as no one under this age is permitted to stay in a dormitory without an adult.****

Please note that private rooms are made up of bunk beds, as are dormitories.

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Awesome 86%

This is a Trusted Review. Why?

Nicely located about 20 minutes walk from the town centre. Facilities are basic but good. Was a touch noisy, but that was certain guests, not the whole place. Overall quite good.

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Location
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Cleanliness
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Value
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Facilities
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Service
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Hotel Amenities

  • 24 hour reception
  • Adaptors
  • Bar
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Café
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Hairdryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Restaurant
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Wii

general

  • 24 Hour Security
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Towels for Hire

parking

  • Bicycle Parking

entertainment

  • Board Games

inroom facilities

  • Reading Light

sport& leisure

  • Pool Table

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