Tamburlaine

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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Fresher room

Cambridge

Cambridge

Fresher room

Fresher room

Cambridge

Fresher room

Fresher room

Cambridge

A brand-new, gorgeous designer-led Cambridge hotel, with an ideal location by the train station - includes full English breakfast and a bottle of wine

Tamburlaine, an incredibly smart hotel named after a play by Corpus Christi College fellow Christopher Marlowe, is the first UK venture for the Dublin-based O’Callaghan Hotel Group. Located just a stone’s throw from Cambridge train station, you'll be close to the heart of the city and all its enchanting sights.

Complete with all the trimmings and trappings you’d expect from a gleaming new property, the sizeable and sumptuous guest rooms come in three academia-inspired categories: Fresher, Scholar and Dean. They assure state-of-the-art comfort by way of handmade King Koil beds, marble-clad bathrooms and custom-made work desks, all surrounded by dark wood panelling, polished concrete, velvet fabrics and brass details.

Elsewhere, there’s a brasserie-style restaurant, and stunning communal areas designed by the London Shoreditch-based Bryan O’Sullivan Studio. Equally worthy of your attention are the Garden Room for traditional afternoon teas, and the horseshoe-shaped bar for signature cocktails prepared by a team of resident mixologists.

Excellent for
City Modern Interior Sightseeing UK and Ireland Boutique

We like

  • Staying in a recently-opened luxury base, adding plush design credentials to Cambridge's hotel scene
  • Appreciating the gorgeous interiors in the communal spaces by London-based Bryan O’Sullivan Studio
  • Kicking back in spacious guest rooms with marble-clad bathrooms and high-tech gadgetry

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  • To find out more about the hotel, please visit their website
  • Read guest reviews on TripAdvisor
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  • Read Stylist's review of the hotel here

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