The Tamburlaine Hotel
Eight-storey hotel located in the heart of the new city quarter of Cambridge comprised of 155 en-suite bedrooms.
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Project Overview

This project involved the construction and fitout of an eight-storey hotel located in the heart of the new city quarter of Cambridge. The hotel is comprised of 155 en-suite bedrooms with executive suites on the sixth and seventh floors, conference accommodation, and restaurants.

Following the demolition of a pre-existing building within the footprint of the site, works carried out included piled foundations, a concrete-framed superstructure, concrete floors, blockwork internal walls and limestone cladding to the outside of the building.

The complex façade is comprised of natural stone, a Trespa rainscreen, curtain walling, and insulated render. External works both included hard and soft landscaping.

Key Features

  • Demolition of a terminated substation within the footprint of the site
  • Confined city centre site requiring stakeholder interface management
  • External covered plant rooms to the second floor and solar panels at roof level
O'Callaghan Hotels
Project Team
O'Callaghan Hotels
Opperman Associates
Quantity Surveyor:
Rogerson Reddan
Structural Engineer:
CS Consulting
M&E Consultant:
IN2 Engineering
Project Details
Contract Value:
€27.2 Million
Floor Area:
15 months
Cambridge, UK