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Cambridge Serviced Apartments

Tuesday July 2, 2013 by Marietjie Snyman

Cambridge is one of Europe’s most popular historic cities, able to offer its visitors not only an abundance of beautiful buildings, museums and art galleries but the ability to admire this wonderful architecture as well as the majestic college buildings of the famous University in a lovely, tranquil environment.

Cambridge is handily sized for getting around either on foot or by bicycle. And of course its obligatory to go punting down on the river Cam, as this issue is entitled quintessentially Cambridge!

Of course this is also done in Oxford but not half as well. At least that’s what a young man wearing a light blue rugby jersey told us! On a serious note, this is a great way to see the backs of seven of the colleges and their bridges.

If you fancy a couple of pints of real ale (and lets face it, after a hard days punting, who's not going to?), why not pay a visit to The Eagle Pub dating back to the 16th century, not forgetting to read the comments on the ceiling left by brave WWII pilots. And if you're exceptionally lucky you might just bump into the pub's very own ghost.

“If music be the food of love, play on“ quothe our famous bard and The Shakespeare Festival is held in Cambridge from the 8th July until the 24th August and attracts up to 25,000 visitors each year. There are about 200 chairs at each Festival venue available on a first come, first served basis. There's also a picnic area immediately in front of the chairs for audience members to sit on the lawn and enjoy a picnic.

Cambridge is not only a University town swarmed in the summer months by tourists but is also a centre of high-tech industry, being sometimes known as Silicon Fen – a play on Silicon Valley and the fens surrounding the city. Indeed many of our valued tenants come from this sector.

For more information on quintessential Cambridge why not check out our online city guide...

Looking for digs in Cambridge?

Paradise Street 

Right in the heart of Cambridge next to the Grafton shopping centre and just 6-7 minutes walk from the historic centre. With a private courtyard it offers a haven to relax in after a hard day working, sight seeing or shopping. Grocery stores, restaurants and pubs are on the doorstep and the location offers easy access to public transport.  Prices from: £791 per week

Marino Place

The apartments have been carefully furnished to give comfort in a stylish way and with new Hypnos beds you're guaranteed to have a great night's sleep.

Also close by is one of the best dining areas in Cambridge with a wide choice of restaurants and with easy access to the science and business parks to the north of the city. Marino Place is a great base if you're working in Cambridge! Prices from: £623  per week

Byron House Studios

Byron House offers studio apartments right in the heart of Cambridge. With the Grafton shopping and entertainment centre on your doorstep and the historic centre only 10 minutes walk away‚ these studio apartments provide affordable accommodation with excellent access to the city. Every apartment offers a private balcony and is furnished and equipped to the highest standard‚ making them a great choice for the business or leisure traveller alike.  Prices from: £672 per week

Cambridge Place

Cambridge Place is a new development situated on a quiet side street only 5 minutes walk from the heart of Cambridge. These 1 bedroom apartments offer comfort in a contemporary style with a fully fitted modern kitchen and excellent local amenities (grocery shopping and places to eat). Only a few minutes walk from the railway station, Cambridge Place is a perfect base for visiting Cambridge and the wider area (including London).  Prices from: £721 per week 

Norwich Street

The apartments are furnished to the highest standard and come fully equipped with a broadband internet connection. Combining original features with contemporary design, these apartments are just off Hills Road, and are conveniently only minutes from both the railway station and Cambridge city centre.  Prices from: £721 per week 

The Hamiltons

The Hamiltons is situated in one of the most desirable residential locations in Cambridge. It offers excellent access to the city centre (a 10 minute walk), the river (2 mins walk) and the Business and Science Parks (5 mins drive). There are additionally many local amenities including the best butcher in the region, grocery stores, restaurants and gastro-pubs overlooking the river.  Prices from: £791 per week

Riverside Apartments

The apartments are furnished to the highest standard and are fully equipped with wireless broadband internet , widescreen LCD digital TV's with DVD player and music centre. Please note that the balconies overlooking the river are in the 2 and 3 bedroom apartments only!  Prices from: £791.00 per week 

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Travelling to Cambridge? Why not stay in a luxury serviced apartment? Contact our sales team today to book the perfect serviced apartment

Tel: 020 7704 6514 or email: sales@prestigeapartments.co.uk

 


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