Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge Cambridge

Sidney Sussex College is at the heart of Cambridge’s centre. Because of its location, the college allows you to step right into the Cambridge life, and to make the most of it!

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Founded on St. Valentines Day in 1596, the college has had many famous students, such as Oliver Cromwell, the leader of Britain’s short-lived republic, and some of the mathematicians that achieved code breaking triumphs at Bletchley Park during World War II. With its single or twin rooms overlooking the college’s two courts, elegant gardens, and cloisters, Sidney Sussex is home to stunning age-old buildings, as well as all the necessary facilities for a comfortable stay.

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Sidney Sussex is ideally located in the centre of Cambridge, convenient to the city's best restaurants. You'll enjoy breakfast each morning in the stunning Sidney Sussex dining hall, as well as a formal dinner each Friday evening.

Useful information

Sidney Sussex is only the beginning. Explore all summer courses in Cambridge, held throughout the city in its most prestigious colleges.

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