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 156 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.7

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at The Red Lion in Cambridge, you'll be within a 15-minute drive of University of Cambridge and St Catharine's College. This hotel is 9.7 mi (15.6 km) from Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences and 9.7 mi (15.6 km) from King's College.


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 terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. This hotel also features wedding services, 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. Quench your thirst with your favorite 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
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
University of Cambridge - 15.1 km / 9.4 mi
Fitzwilliam Museum - 15.1 km / 9.4 mi

The nearest airports are:
Cambridge (CBG) - 18.9 km / 11.7 mi
London (STN-Stansted) - 33.7 km / 21 mi
London (LTN-Luton) - 57.1 km / 35.5 mi

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

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 are 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.

    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)
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.

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

  • Self parking fee: GBP 10.00 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
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Self parking (surcharge)
  • -Banquet hall
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Terrace
  • -Number of meeting rooms - 4
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 199
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 2141
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden