The Red Lion

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
Station Road East, Whittlesford Bridge, Cambridge, CB22 4NL, United Kingdom
3.7 out of 5 rating 182 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.7
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at The Red Lion in Cambridge, you'll be within a 15-minute drive of Imperial War Museum Duxford and Addenbrooke's Hospital. This hotel is 12.2 mi (19.6 km) from University of Cambridge and 7.4 mi (11.9 km) from Audley End House.


Make yourself at home in one of the 18 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring iPod docking stations and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and digital programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as desks and coffee/tea makers.


Take in the views from a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and wedding services. Additional features at this hotel include a fireplace in the lobby and a banquet hall.


For lunch or dinner, stop by Red Lion, a restaurant that specializes in British cuisine. You can also grab snacks at the coffee shop/café. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast is served daily from 8 AM to 10 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, a 24-hour front desk, and luggage storage. Planning an event in Cambridge? This hotel features 2141 square feet (199 square meters) of event facilities. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Imperial War Museum Duxford - 2.7 km / 1.6 mi
Sawston Hall - 3 km / 1.9 mi
Wandlebury Country Park - 10.1 km / 6.3 mi
RSPB Fowlmere Nature Reserve - 10.4 km / 6.5 mi
Fry Art Gallery - 11.3 km / 7 mi
Bridge End Gardens - 11.3 km / 7 mi
Market Square - 11.6 km / 7.2 mi
The Common - 11.8 km / 7.3 mi
Audley End House - 11.9 km / 7.4 mi
Saffron Walden Museum - 12.2 km / 7.6 mi
Addenbrooke's Hospital - 13.7 km / 8.5 mi
The Backs - 14.6 km / 9.1 mi
University Botanic Gardens - 15 km / 9.3 mi
Scott Polar Research Institute - 15.1 km / 9.4 mi
Downing College - 15.2 km / 9.4 mi

The nearest airports are:
Stansted Airport (STN) - 33.8 km / 21 mi
Luton Airport (LTN) - 58.5 km / 36.3 mi
Cambridge (CBG) - 22.9 km / 14.2 mi

The preferred airport for The Red Lion is Stansted Airport (STN).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
If you arrive at the property after hours, you'll need to check in at an alternate location: Holiday Inn Express Duxford (across the road)Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. After-hours check in is based at Holiday Inn Express Cambridge Duxford, less than 5 minutes walk away.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

  • Social distancing measures are in place; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • Contactless check-out is available.

  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self parking fee: GBP 6 per day
  • Early check-in fee: GBP 10.00 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: GBP 10.00 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Wedding services
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Garden
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Conference space
  • -Restaurant
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Self parking (surcharge)
  • -Banquet hall
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Number of meeting rooms - 4
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 199
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 2141
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -No elevator (single level property)