The Waterman

The Waterman

32 Chesterton Road, Cambridge, CB4 3AX, United Kingdom
+44 122 332 3813

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The Waterman
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About The Waterman

  • Inn Room
    Room at a smaller hotel or guest house
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free

This charming inn is situated in Cambridge City Centre, and offers free Wi-Fi, an express check-in and check-out feature and a swimming pool. It is conveniently positioned for guests wanting to discover the area's attractions.

This 3-star inn provides meeting rooms, bicycle rental and room service. In fine weather, an outdoor terrace offers a nice spot to relax.

The Waterman provides 6 rooms, all of which are fitted with cable/satellite channels, tea and coffee making facilities and a hair dryer.

The Waterman has an on-site restaurant, perfect for guests wishing to eat in. Alternatively, there are plenty of dining options in the surrounding area.

The Waterman has easy access to River Cam. Guests are also able to visit Gonville and Caius College, Magdalene College and Trinity College.

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Amenities at The Waterman

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Private bathroom
  • Coffee machine
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Internet
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Restaurant

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces


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


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


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

Things to do

  • Bicycle hire
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Cycling
  • Bingo
  • Evening entertainment

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Express check-out
  • Bottle of water

Media and entertainment

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

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area


  • Family rooms
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden


  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking

Family friendly

  • Kids meals

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32 Chesterton Road, Cambridge, CB4 3AX

What's nearby

  • Jesus Green324 yd
  • River Cam0.4 mi
  • ADC Theatre0.4 mi
  • Cambridge Castle0.5 mi
  • Kettle's Yard0.5 mi
  • Bridge of Sighs0.6 mi
  • King's College Chapel0.7 mi
  • Whipple Museum of the History of Science0.8 mi
  • Musuem of Archaeology0.8 mi
  • Fellows Garden0.8 mi
  • Parker's Piece0.8 mi
  • Mathematical Bridge0.9 mi



Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 11:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at The Waterman

  • The Waterman is located at 32 Chesterton Road, 0.7 miles from the centre of Cambridge. Jesus Green is the closest landmark to The Waterman.

  • Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at The Waterman.

  • Yes, The Waterman offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Yes, The Waterman offers free parking.

  • The Waterman is 2.2 miles from Cambridge. The Waterman is 23.2 miles from London Stansted.

  • Yes, The Waterman is a pet-friendly hotel.

  • KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at The Waterman in Cambridge and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at The Waterman and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for The Waterman.

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Distance to city centre

0.7 mi

Location rating


Nearest airport

London Luton

Distance to airport

31.4 mi