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Stunning

Definitely worth strolling around - you can get a map for free from the porters lodge. Steeped in... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2018
490charliec
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UK
Beautiful college

A lovely college with a stunning chapel and modern artwork around the lawns. Quaint and gorgeous... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
Brendan P
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Waco, Texas
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One of the colleges of Cambridge University that was built on the site of a 12th-century nunnery, and which today features spacious grounds and a pretty 16th-century cloister court.
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Jesus Ln., Cambridge CB5 8BL, England
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

Definitely worth strolling around - you can get a map for free from the porters lodge. Steeped in history - watching students flitting across the green - quintissentially English!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 490charliec
Reviewed 2 January 2018

A lovely college with a stunning chapel and modern artwork around the lawns. Quaint and gorgeous. See it!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Brendan P
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We stayed in the impressive Conference Centre accommodation in Jesus College and would highly recommend it. The facilities in West Court are superb: brand new, spotlessly clean and high quality. Our en suite room on the 2nd floor looked onto Jesus Lane with a small...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Judy C
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

It's probably fair to say that my husband is one to only give out praise where praise is due - and I really did score top marks for this one! Jesus College West Court development is a brand new conference centre within the Jesus College...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

To find Jesus College, starting at the market-place, you walk up Market Street, turn left up Sidney Street (passing Sidney Sussex college) and then turn right along Jesus lane. About 300 yards up this road, you turn into the main walled entrance road, leading to0...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank BroLucius
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Just out of the centre with a wonderful range of buildings from the medieval nunnery at its core to the modern courts with contemporary sculpture, Jesus College is enhanced by its vast swathes of green. The gardens are always a picture as are the manicured...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank tmacquiban
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Although it is not by the river, it has it's own majestic atmosphere. If you admire educaion then Jesus College is the place to feel it!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Maritina P
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Love history then you are going to love this place, just standing inside and thinking who may have stood next to me over the years. The chapel is amazing we were lucky on the day of our visit the organ was being played, living history....More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank eawdooley
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This college gave me 'college envy'- fabulous grounds, delightful new bar, great dinners. What a treat.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank sanjeevaus
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We studied at Jesus so might be a bit partial here. The most recent visit was to see the daffodils on second court which are truly spectacular! We then sat on the cricket green and enjoyed the sunshine while our toddler ran around without any...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank M R
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