Poets House

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
40 - 44 St Marys Street, Ely, CB7 4EY, United Kingdom
4.6 out of 5 rating 185 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.6

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Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at Poets House in Ely, you'll be on the riverwalk, within a 5-minute walk of Ely Cathedral and Oliver Cromwell's House. This 4-star hotel is 16 mi (25.8 km) from Newmarket Racecourse and 0.5 mi (0.9 km) from Babylon Gallery.


Make yourself at home in one of the 21 air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have rainfall showerheads and designer toiletries. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.


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


Satisfy your appetite for lunch or dinner at The Dining Room, a restaurant which specializes in local and international cuisine, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. Full breakfasts are available for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, a 24-hour front desk, and luggage storage. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Oliver Cromwell's House - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Ely Cathedral - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Ely Museum - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Babylon Gallery - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Ted Coney's Family Portraits - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Jubilee Gardens - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Denny Abbey and Farmland Museum - 13.6 km / 8.5 mi
Wicken Fen National Nature Reserve - 14.2 km / 8.8 mi
Mildenhall Stadium - 16.2 km / 10.1 mi
WWT Welney Wetland Centre - 17 km / 10.5 mi
St John's Innovation Centre - 22 km / 13.7 mi
Cambridge Science Park - 22.8 km / 14.1 mi
Royal Worlington & Newmarket Golf Club - 24.4 km / 15.1 mi
Newmarket Racecourse - 25.8 km / 16 mi
Mildenhall and District Museum - 25.9 km / 16.1 mi

The nearest airports are:
London (STN-Stansted) - 76.5 km / 47.5 mi
Cambridge (CBG) - 26.2 km / 16.2 mi

The preferred airport for Poets House is London (STN-Stansted).

Check-in time starts at 2pm. 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.

Important Information

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

  • Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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

  • Self parking fee: GBP 0 per day
  • Valet parking fee: GBP 15.00 per day
  • Nearby parking fee: GBP 0 per day
  • Late check-out fee: GBP 50.00 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 20 per night

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

  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Wedding services
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Concierge services
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Self parking (surcharge)
  • -Terrace
  • -Library
  • -Parking (limited spaces)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Free parking nearby
  • -Newspapers in lobby (surcharge)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden
  • -Valet parking (surcharge)
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel