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The Earl Of Derby
3 stars

The Earl Of Derby

129 Hills Road, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Cambridge, United Kingdom
See location+44 122 335 2785

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based on 1070 reviews
1,070 reviews
Room type
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Double room

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About The Earl Of Derby

  • Inn Room
    Room at a smaller hotel or guest house
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free
While you're here, you can enjoy all the comforts of home and more, including free WiFi and a TV, as well as a coffee/tea maker and a garden. Other amenities include towels, an electric kettle, a desk, and luggage storage.

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Prices are based on 1 night including VAT, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at The Earl Of Derby

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Private bathroom
  • Coffee machine
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hairdryer


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans


  • Electric kettle
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Kettle
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee machine

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Increased accessibility
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area


  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV


  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Family rooms
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Kids meals


  • Iron and ironing board


  • Desk

Things to do

  • Evening entertainment

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

Reviews of The Earl Of Derby

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They offer insights and recommendations from previous guests and hotel information to help future visitors enhance their stay at the hotel.

What can I expect from the hotel's food quality?

The hotel offers good food, and guests have praised the excellent breakfast and meals provided.

How is the cleanliness of the hotel?

Guests have found the rooms to be clean and comfortable, although some have mentioned the need for updates and improvements in certain areas.

Is parking easily available at the hotel?

The hotel provides free parking, which has been appreciated by guests, especially for those traveling with multiple suitcases.

What is the quality of the beds at the hotel?

Guests have found the beds to be comfortable and suitable for a good night's sleep, with some mentioning the superb quality of the beds.

When is the best time to visit the hotel?

The low season is in August, and the high season is in September, making these months ideal for a visit to the hotel.

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They offer insights and recommendations from previous guests and hotel information to help future visitors enhance their stay at the hotel.

Opt for a Room at the Back

Several guests recommended choosing a room at the back of the hotel to avoid noise from the main road.

Consider Bringing Earplugs

Some guests mentioned that the rooms facing the main road could be noisy, so packing earplugs might be helpful for light sleepers.

Take Advantage of the Free Parking

Guests appreciated the availability of free parking, making it convenient for those traveling by car.

Check for Early Breakfast Options

If you have early morning plans, inquire about the availability of early breakfast or grab-and-go options, as some guests found this to be accommodating.

Explore Nearby Attractions

The hotel's proximity to Cambridge University Botanic Garden and other attractions makes it convenient for sightseeing.

Request a Room with Updated Fixtures

Some guests suggested requesting a room with modern fixtures and fittings to ensure a more updated accommodation experience.

Enjoy the Pub Atmosphere

Guests enjoyed the pub downstairs, highlighting it as a friendly and vibrant place to have a drink and meal.

Consider Room Location

If you prefer a quieter stay, consider requesting a room away from the sports bar to avoid potential noise.

Take Note of Seasonal Rates

Be mindful of the high season in September and plan accordingly to avoid potential crowds or higher rates.

Inquire About Room Cleaning

Some guests mentioned issues with room cleanliness, so it might be beneficial to inquire about the cleaning process or request additional cleaning if needed.


129 Hills Road, Cambridge

What's nearby

  • Cambridge University Botanic Garden0.5 km
  • Cambridge University Lawn Tennis Club0.7 km
  • Fenner's0.9 km
  • Parker's Piece1.2 km
  • Fitzwilliam Museum1.3 km
  • University of Cambridge1.3 km
  • Musuem of Archaeology1.5 km
  • Whipple Museum of the History of Science1.6 km
  • Mathematical Bridge1.7 km
  • King's College Chapel1.8 km
  • Fellows Garden2.1 km
  • ADC Theatre2.1 km



Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 11:00


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FAQs when booking at The Earl Of Derby

  • Where is The Earl Of Derby located?

    The Earl Of Derby is located at 129 Hills Road, 1.6 km from the center of Cambridge. Cambridge University Botanic Garden is the closest landmark to The Earl Of Derby.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at The Earl Of Derby?

    Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at The Earl Of Derby.

  • Does The Earl Of Derby offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, The Earl Of Derby offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does The Earl Of Derby offer free parking?

    Yes, The Earl Of Derby offers free parking.

  • How far is The Earl Of Derby from the airport?

    The Earl Of Derby is 3.1 km from Cambridge. The Earl Of Derby is 35.1 km from London Stansted.

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Value for money


Distance to city center

1.6 km

Nearest Airport


Distance to airport

3.1 km