Saint Catharine's is a vibrant community of scholars who are delighted to welcome visitors to our City and College.


St Catharine's is a vibrant and successful community of scholars who are delighted to welcome visitors to our city and College.

All the rooms we provide are used during term time by our undergraduate students. They are therefore not equipped to four star hotel standard (we do not for instance have trouser presses or TVs in rooms). We can however guarantee clean and comfortable rooms with tea/coffee making facilities; towels and toiletries; radio alarm clocks; and a telephone.

Please be aware that all our en-suite, twin and standard rooms are located in different parts of the building, therefore if you are booking more than one type of room, they are unlikely to be very close to each other. It would be helpful if you could specify which names would like which type of room if so.


St Catharine's, or "Catz" as the College is affectionately known, was founded in 1473, by Robert Woodlark. He chose a small site next to Kings and a close relationship with that college has been maintained. Originally a small college, it gradually acquired buildings around and was largely rebuilt in the 17th century, with work starting on the Main Court in 1673 and the Chapel being completed in 1704.

Copies of the College history and postcards are available from the Porter's Lodge.

Alimenti e bevande

A hearty traditional English breakfast is served in the College's Great Hall, from 7.45am-9am each day.


Edificio del XVI secolo

Edificio del XVIII secolo

Edificio del XX secolo

Prima colazione compresa

Parcheggio pubblico per un supplemento (nelle vicinanze)

Nessun parcheggio

Vietato fumare

Età minima 16 anni


Proprietà storica


Connessione gratuita a Internet a banda larga (wifi)

Deposito bagagli

Sicurezza 24 ore



Lenzuola comprese

Asciugamani compresi

Alimenti e bevande

Colazione continentale (inclusa)

Colazione inglese (inclusa)

Pranzo disponibile (per un supplemento)

Cena disponibile (per un supplemento)


Passatempi nelle vicinanze

Pub (raggiungibile a piedi)

Musei (raggiungibili a piedi)

Palazzi storici


Ristoranti raccomandati (raggiungibili a piedi)

Teatro (raggiungibile a piedi)

Numero di minori permesso per adulto

Bambini benvenuti

Età minima 16 anni

St Catharine's College, Cambridge - Recensioni


Basato su recensioni di 2945
Servizio 4.3
Camere 3.9
Cibo 4,1
Sito web 4.3
Valore 4.0
Esperienza in Generale 4.2

loved it..
Sig. Rupert H

For me the setting in the centre of town was excellent. Also - as a Cambridge MA - to revisit the undergraduate experience was great fun. Going across the court in the early morning sunshine to Hall for a (cooked) breakfast was special. A unique experience!
Sig.ra Katherine S

Very pleasant experience and I'll definitely look to University rooms again when I need to stay in Cambridge.
Mrs Kerry F

Great value for money, and lovely helpful service from the Porters and other staff.
Mr Adam W

The room was better than I expected with an ensuite bathroom and in that sense was as good as any hotel. Breakfasts were also good overall although there did seem to be a lack of fresh orange juice.
Mr Steven J

I forgot there was no hairdryer in the room, but a great position, close to just about everything, and I hope to be back again next year.
Mrs Tina H

It's pleasant to have a tap in the room and the bathroom and toilets very close. The room opened on a quiet garde. All was very clean. The Porters helpful. Breakfast in the Hall was good and in a very pleasant surrounding. I recommend St Catherine.
Dr Liliane G

I highly recommend this place, you save money and you experience Cambridge at its best. Great breakfast and service, awesome location! Very kind and available doormen at the entrance for information. Would definitive stay here if in Cambridge again!
Mr William S

Everything was just right, my friend from New Zealand had a suitcase which we were pleased to be able to leave while we did sightseeing.
Ms Diana G

I love my stay at St. Catharine's College. It is right in the heart of Cambridge, yet it was quiet and comfortable. I loved staying at one of the colleges -- they are such storied, iconic places. My room was comfortable and the fridge made it perfect, since it was too rainy to venture far, so I bought some food and ate in my room. Breakfast was fun, too, because it offered an opportunity to talk to all kinds of people. Also, when I checked out, it was terrific to have a safe place to store my luggage while I attended meetings. All in all, a wonderful time.
Ms Elaine S

Informazioni Viaggio

Indirizzo: St Catharine's College, Trumpington Street, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CambridgeCB2 1RL, Regno Unito

Check-in: 14:00 (2:00) - 23:30 (11:30) (Arrivi generalmente consentiti al di fuori dell'orario prestabilito nel caso in cui i suoi orari non possano essere modificabili).

Check-out: 00:00 (12:00) - 10:00 (10:00)

Address: St Catharine's College, Trumpington Street, Cambridge. CB2 1RL

On arrival report to the Porter's Lodge (located at the main entrance to the college) you will be given a key and directed to your room(s). It is generally possible to leave some bags at the Porters Lodge if your arrival time is before 2pm and your room isn't ready. University departments, public transport, shops and many of Cambridge's historic buildings are all within easy walking distance.

We regret that no car parking is available at the College.

Non British nationals should ensure that they have their passport available when arriving at the College for registration purposes.

All guests are asked to treat college staff and property with respect, and conduct themselves in a manner befitting an historic academic institution, bearing in mind students and tutors may be working and living on site. If, having read the information above, you are unsure about arrival or travel recommendations, see the visitor information section of our website.