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Romantic hotel in Cambridge.

Are you in search of a Romantic hotel in Cambridge?

If so, Rectory Farm Hotel may be the perfect destination for you.

Situated on the edge of the historic city, Rectory Farm is an elegant Three Star hotel that combines indoor and outdoor charm with convenience of location, with the city centre only a short drive away. It’s such a delightful place that many couples have chosen to celebrate their weddings here!

You can choose from a range of well-appointed rooms, all en-suite and with garden views, as well as the warm welcome, exemplary service and modern conveniences that all our guests receive. And in the summer months, the heated outdoor swimming pool is an added attraction.

Why not inquire with us today about taking your romantic stay at Rectory Farm Hotel?

Your Romantic stay at Rectory Farm

Rectory Farm Hotel is an elegant Georgian-style country residence, set in two acres of splendid mature gardens that to 50 acres of private meadows. So a romantic walk in rolling countryside is literally on your doorstep.

A selection of Romantic Rooms

We have 23 romantic rooms in total, and offer guests the opportunity to stay in the main house or in a modern hotel chalet room.

Each of our rooms has a garden view and has been gracefully furnished for your ease and comfort. Each double room has an en-suite bathroom and contains a king size, super king size or two single beds.

Whether you’re intending to explore Cambridge itself or just spend time together in happy seclusion, we’ll do our very best to ensure your stay is restful and comfortable. Each room comes with tea and coffee making facilities and features a TV and DVD player (you are welcome to choose from our DVD library).

Whatever the length of your romantic stay with us, our attentive staff take pride in making it as enjoyable and memory as possible.


Our generous continental buffet breakfast can be added as a supplement. Breakfast is served from 7.30 in the Breakfast Room.

Enjoy the Swimming Pool

In the summer months, our heated outdoor swimming pool is available for your use Whether you want to take take a dip or simply relax poolside in the sun, it’s a pleasure that you won’t find at many other Cambridge hotels.

Other Amenities

While there is the outdoor pool to enjoy in the summer, Rectory Farm is comfort itself in winter. In The guest lounge is just the place for you to relax by a real fire. If you would like some refreshment there is also an ‘honesty bar’. And if you feel like going out locally in the evening you can always walk via our private footpath to the local pub and restaurant in the close-by village of Coton.

An ideal romantic location in Cambridge

Rectory Farm Hotel is on Madingley Road, Cambridge. It’s only a 10 minute drive to It’s only a five minute walk to Madingley Park Ride, from which there are buses every 10 minutes to Cambridge City Centre. The Coton footpath takes you on a lazy 40-minute country walk to the very gates of King’s College and the city centre.

A romantic getaway at Rectory Farm means you can easily enjoy everything that Cambridge has to offer, and relax in true country style and tranquility when it suits you.

Savour the amorous atmosphere of Cambridge

With its wonderful sights and an abundance of history and style, Cambridge is a great place for couples to explore. It’s also recently been voted one of the Ten Most Romantic destinations in Britain*.

In addition to the world famous University, with its magnificent colleges, there are all manner of museums and shopping facilities.

Cambridge is also home to a rising culinary scene. So you won’t be short of restaurants and bars where you can enjoy the food, drink, and of course each other’s company.

You might like to soak up the art at the Fitzwilliam Museum, or wend your way through the gorgeous Botanic Gardens. Perhaps stop off at the famous Orchard Tea Garden (Established 1897) or take an open-top tour (conveniently, the sightseeing bus itself stops conveniently close to Rectory Farm).

The two of you can even take a romantic river tour on a traditional punt (for those who are ‘all at sea’ when on water, chauffeur can be provided!)

And it’s all easily reachable, by car, bus or even foot, from Rectory Farm Hotel.

Hotel Facilities

  • Guest lounge (with real fire in winter)
  • Breakfast room
  • Free superfast broadband WiFi
  • En-suite bathroom for each room
  • TV and DVD player in each room
  • Heated swimming pool and croquet (in Summer)
  • Extensive, beautiful grounds
  • 50 acres of private meadows
  • Private footpath to local pub and restaurant

What couples think of Rectory Farm Hotel…

“Beautiful with stunning views”

“It was our anniversary and the husband came up trumps again!

What a beautiful,peaceful, quiet place in an idyllic setting.

Our room was clean and the bed was comfy, what more do you need?!

Rectory farm is only 2 miles away from Cambridge city centre, but yet you feel a million miles away from the hustle and bustle.” – Laura

“Perfect Anniversary Weekend”

“My partner and I last minute decided to go away for our anniversary. This hotel initially took my eye when looking online but thought due to its location being slightly out of the centre my partner wouldn’t go for it. So glad he did!” – Kayleigh

And we look forward to welcoming YOU…

You can find more information on our website, where you can also book your stay with us. In the meantime, if you have any questions, please do contact us by telephone or email and ask us anything. We’d love to hear from you, and we hope to be seeing you soon.