Welcome

Kirkwood House is a delightful Victorian house, operating as guest house on a room-only basis. The house is both comfortable and inviting. We cater for everyone from the very young to the elderly and offer friendly family-run service.
Our bedrooms are all tastefully decorated and offer complimentary tea and coffee making facilities and a daily cleaning service.

About US

Kirkwood House has been awarded three stars by VisitBritain and enjoys a continued popularity due to its cleanliness, hospitality, location and overall quality.

We are located on Chesterton Road which is part of Cambridge ring-road making journeys by car, taxi or one of the frequent buses very easy.

Our Rooms

Our bedrooms are decorated in a traditional style, but with a modern feel, using warm colours and pine furnishings, and are fully centrally heated.

All rooms are well-proportioned and equipped, all are en-suite and all have colour TV and tea/coffee making facilities.

We have two ground floor bedrooms, enabling us to accommodate prams, pushchairs, and the elderly.

The rooms are cleaned daily with fresh towels and hospitality trays provided.

Each room comes complete with hairdryer, soaps and shower gels, luggage holders and radio alarm clock. An iron is available on request.

Complementary wireless internet access (WiFi) is also provided throughout the entire property, including the annexe.

Some of the rooms are located in the annexe, at the rear of the property. A payphone is available in reception alongside a wide selection of maps, pamphlets and general information about Cambridge.

Terms & Conditions

Our cancellation policy requires that guests give at least 72 hours notice prior to the date of arrival. We will do our best to rebook the rooms, but if we are unsuccessful, the room will be charged at full rate if cancelled within this period.


  • Bookings must be secured by credit/debit card
  • Payment must be made on arrival
  • Please check out by 10.30am
  • No pets allowed

We accept the following methods of payment only:


  • Cash
  • Cheque (with valid guarantee card)
  • Travellers Cheques (in £ only)
  • Switch/Delta
  • Visa/Mastercard (5% surcharge)

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