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The Varsity Hotel & Spa

4 AA Stars 4 AA Stars 4 AA Stars 4 AA Stars 4 AA Stars Hotel
24 Thompsons Lane

Tel: 01223 306030

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Road Directions

From the South (including Stansted Airport)
Follow the M11 North; take junction exit 13 signposted Cambridge. Go past the park and ride (which is on your left); follow this road until you reach a small roundabout (outside Westminster College) take the 1st exit to the left. As you head around the corner on this road (about 50 yards) you will approach a junction with traffic lights. Take a right turn down the hill at this junction into Magdalene Street. As you pass Magdalene College then over the Historic Bridge, Thompsons Lane is further along (approx. 40 yards on your left) in front of the Church. We are located 100 yards down Thompsons Lane.

Public Transport Directions

Follow the A14, direction Cambridge. Take the first junction signposted Cambridge, this is Huntingdon Road. Follow the road all the way to the end, straight through all the traffic lights onto Magdalene Street and down the hill into the historic core of the city. As you pass over the Historic Bridge, Thompsons lane is further along (approx. 40 yards on your left). We are located 100 yards down Thompsons Lane.

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