Cambridge Travel Guide

Discover your own reading spot in Cambridge

by granitewordpress
02 November 2017 · 2 min read

For centuries, the historic city of Cambridge has been a place of enlightenment and place of pilgrimage for scholars and travellers from around the world. The area is full of quaint spots that are perfect for anyone looking to get lost in their favourite book.

Taking advantage of our hotel deals Cambridge is the perfect way to explore the local area in search of hidden reading spots. The Tamburlaine Hotel offers visitors a luxurious home base from which you can venture out and discover these beautiful and unique areas to flick through the pages of your favourite novel.

Central Library

Lion Yard, Cambridge

The huge collection of literature at the Central Library in Cambridge will have bookworms spoilt for choice as they search through the various sections for something new to read. With everything from Sci-Fi novels to travel books, you’ll never struggle to find something a new tome to get lost in. The library has numerous departments, each with quiet reading spaces in which you can settle down and get lost in the pages of your latest read. The historic institute is located a short way away from The Tamburlaine Hotel which means you won’t have trouble finding it on your journey through the town.

Fitzwilliam Museum

Trumpington Street, Cambridge

For a chance to follow the story of your favourite author surrounded by some of the rarest and most beautiful artwork in the world, head over to the historic Fitzwilliam Museum and take a seat in one of the many luxurious armchairs dotted throughout the exhibition halls. Read through a thriller while sat underneath a Monet or enjoy a classic comedy in the shadow of a rare Renoir painting.

The Tamburlaine Hotel

Station Road, Cambridge

If you’re looking for a quiet and comfortable place to flick through the pages of your new book, you don’t need to look any further than your room at The Tamburlaine Hotel. The beautifully designed suites at our luxury hotel have been put together to create a warm and inviting environment that will give you the peace and quiet you need to read your books. Hop into your bed and wrap yourself in the covers as you get lost in the pages of a romantic story or enjoy a refreshing cup of tea as you flick through an adventure novel while the peaceful hum of our luxury restaurant provides a calming ambience.

The Whipple Museum of History and Science

Free School Lane, Cambridge

This library and museum offer visitors a unique learning experience as well as a quiet getaway to settle down and read. The beautiful grand doors of the medieval building lead you into a world of wonder and discovery. This is a perfect chance for science, history or philosophy enthusiasts to find some rare and insightful literature. Browse a huge collection of books, journals and reports on all kinds of scientific research and history regarding the evolution and advancement of social sciences in the UK.