Cambridge University, one of the oldest
and most famous universities in the world, is giving travellers
the chance stay on its historic
grounds. The university opens its doors to visitors
for bed and breakfast accommodation during the school holidays.
Visitors can choose from a range of room styles.
Visitors can book online for rooms in 19 colleges, some of them
dating from the 15th century or earlier. Thousands of visitors
come to Cambridge each year, attracted by the historical
architecture and unique atmosphere of the colleges. Now everyone
can experience it first-hand.
A total of 550 function rooms and 6,500 bedrooms
Cambridge, 80km (50 miles) north of London, has
been a seat of learning for over 700 years. The oldest college,
Peterhouse, was founded in 1284.
Wondering how much such a stay may cost? Purely
as an example, but if you were to check in on 7 August 2010 rates
start from around GBP 41 but vary depending on the room type and
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