Set in a 16th-century coaching inn, The Old Bull offers historical features and traditional charm. Situated in the busy market town of Royston, the inn is 12 miles from Cambridge. Free WiFi is avaiable. As Royston’s oldest hostelry, The Old Bull features individually designed rooms. Some have large windows or exposed beams, and all feature en suite facilities, a hairdryer and tea and coffee facilities. The Old Bull Inn Royston features a restaurant, serving traditional, homemade British cuisine and Sunday lunches. Beverages and snacks are offered in the bar. Located 8 miles from Europe’s premier Aviation and Imperial War Museum at Duxford, Royston has a railway station with direct services to Cambridge and central London. The Old Bull is 0.5 miles from Royston Golf Club.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.8)

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended

Free private parking available at the hotel

Loyal customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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Room type
Number of guests
1 double bed
2 single beds
1 double bed
1 sofa bed
1 single bed
Bedroom 1:
1 double bed
Bedroom 2:
1 large double bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
Bedroom :
1 double bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Bridgid
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Breakfast was freshly cooked and delicious. The one morning we had to have an early start on the Sunday we picked breakfast up the evening before to eat it in our apartment .
  • Dornaz
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Comfy bed, friendly and attentive staff, a cosy bar that serves delicious hearty meals!
  • Kevin
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Staff were Great, Beer Well Kept and Food was excellent

Hotel surroundings

1 restaurant on site

Facilities of Old Bull Inn
Great facilities! Review score, 8

Most popular facilities
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Bar
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
Food & Drink
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not possible).
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Luggage storage
    • Meeting/banquet facilities
    • Non-smoking throughout
    • Heating
    • Fan
    • Family rooms
    • Ironing facilities
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Iron
    Languages spoken
    • English
    • French

    House rules

    Old Bull Inn takes special requests - add in the next step!


    From 14:00 to 23:30


    From 07:00 to 10:00



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

    Children and beds

    Child policies

    Children of any age are welcome.

    Children 17 years and above will be charged as adults at this property.

    To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

    Cot and extra bed policies

    Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

    No age restriction

    There is no age requirement for check-in


    Pets are not allowed.

    Maestro Mastercard Visa Solo American Express Cash Bankcard Old Bull Inn accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print
    Need-to-know information for guests at this property

    Early check-in (before 14:00) will be accommodated where possible, subject to advance notification and availability. Late arrivals (after 23:00) should be notified in advance please.

    FAQs about Old Bull Inn

    • Yes, Old Bull Inn is popular with guests booking family stays.

    • Room options at Old Bull Inn include:

      • Double
      • Twin
      • Single
      • Apartment

    • The prices at Old Bull Inn may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

    • Old Bull Inn has 1 restaurant:

      • Restaurant

    • Old Bull Inn is 200 yards from the centre of Royston. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Old Bull Inn offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

      • Golf course (within 3 km)

    • Check-in at Old Bull Inn is from 14:00, and check-out is until 10:00.