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EC Cambridge: Standard Student House - 91 Cherry Hinton

EC Students Only

Photos show samples of available rooms. Fixtures, fittings and sizes may vary.

Accommodation Features

  • Communal Kitchen
  • Free Wi-Fi facilities
  • Bed linen provided
  • Students need to bring their own towels
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Cleaning service provided
  • Mixed Gender: Male and female students share common areas and facilities
Number of Bedrooms
11 rooms - 5 twins and 6 single rooms (16 beds)
Type of Room
Single/Twin (shared bathrooms)
Board Status

Description of accommodation

91 Cherry Hinton Road is a modern house featuring two good size kitchens with all appliances, 6 shared bathrooms, 6 single bedrooms, and 5 twin bedrooms. The house is mixed gender.

Next to the residence are shops, take-away places (Chinese, Indian, and Turkish), a typical Cambridge pub, The Rock, a pharmacy, a post office, a news agent, a bakery, and an Italian deli/mini supermarket.

Description of local area

91 Cherry Hinton Road Student House is a well maintained house in the southern area of town.

The Cherry Hinton is located just a few minutes away from the popular Cambridge Leisure Park, with a multi-screen cinema theatre, restaurants, club, bowling, fitness club and cafes.


91 Cherry Hinton Road,
Cambridge, CB1 7BS

Emergency Number

+44 (0) 7966 976 513


Throughout the year

Arrival and departure

  • Arrival day: Saturday

  • Check-in: after 2pm
    (Those landing at the airport after 7pm need to arrange an EC transfer as the driver will have the keys to the apartment).

  • Departure day: Saturday

  • Check-out: before 10am

  • Students arriving for check in at the residence, please contact our Meet & Greet Ewelina 30 minutes prior to arrival at 0788 981 1291

Journey to school

Approx. 30 - 40 minutes on foot, 20 minutes by public transport, or 10 minutes cycling.

The bus stop is located in front of the house; the 'Citi 3' bus runs 7 days a week and is a quick route from/to the centre.

To find your way to school from the central bus station:
Head northeast on Emmanuel Street toward Drummer Street. Then turn right onto Parker Street and continue on to Parkside. When you get to a crossroads with traffic lights, turn left onto East Road. Continue walking on East Road, then turn left onto Burleigh Street. You will find the school (EC) on the left side of Burleigh Street. The walk will take you approximately 15 minutes.

Your EC Welcome Pack includes a map of Cambridge showing the location of the school.



Cancellation prior to arrival

Students cancelling fewer than 14 days before arrival will be charged a one-week accommodation fee at the standard accommodation rate and accommodation placement fees.

Cancellation after arrival

Students leaving their accommodation must give notice in writing 4 weeks prior to termination. After deducting the price of accommodation used, including the required notice period, charged at standard accommodation rates, students will be refunded the remaining accommodation costs. If the 4-week notice period is not provided, a cancellation fee equal to 4 weeks of the accommodation cost will apply.

Airport Pickup

You will meet an EC transportation representative holding sign with the EC logo and your name. They will be waiting for you at Arrivals.


  • Student houses are suitable for students aged 18-28 years.
  • Smoking is not permitted in the student house.
  • A refundable damage deposit of £150 is collected at the school upon arrival. Please note that the occupants are responsible for washing up of all dishes etc, and for keeping the house generally clean and tidy.