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The John Barleycorn Inn

4-star4 stars
Moorfield Road, Duxford, Cambridge, England, CB22 4PP, United Kingdom

4-star inn with restaurant, near Imperial War Museum Duxford
  • Free parking
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  • Excellent experience- nothing was too much trouble, staff friendly and genuinely felt…Jan 14, 2019
  • Absolutely brilliant at The John Barleycorn food,drink, mine host, also timed it right…Nov 12, 2018
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The John Barleycorn Inn

from £100
  • Double Room, Ensuite
  • Double or Twin Room, Ensuite

What’s around The John Barleycorn Inn


  • Imperial War Museum Duxford - 2.2 mi / 3.6 km
  • Audley End House - 6.7 mi / 10.8 km
  • Sawston Hall - 4.1 mi / 6.7 km
  • RSPB Fowlmere Nature Reserve - 6.5 mi / 10.4 km
  • Fry Art Gallery - 6.7 mi / 10.8 km
  • Bridge End Gardens - 6.7 mi / 10.8 km
  • Market Square - 7 mi / 11.3 km
  • The Common - 7.1 mi / 11.3 km

Getting around

  • Cambridge (CBG) 24-min drive
  • London (STN-Stansted) 27-min drive
  • London (LTN-Luton) 52-min drive
  • Cambridge Whittlesford Station 6-min drive
  • Saffron Walden Great Chesterford Station 8-min drive
  • Shelford Station 12-min drive
  • Free self-parking

At a glance

Key facts


  • 5 rooms


  • Check-in time 2 PM-9 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed



  • Free self parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

At the property

Food and drink
  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Front desk (limited hours)

In the room

Home comforts
  • Coffee/tea maker
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
Stay connected
  • Desk

Special features


On-site venue – This restaurant specialises in British cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.8 From 186 reviews

The John Barleycorn Inn
It was lovely clean room and friendly staff.Who could ask for anything more
Valerie, gb1 night romance trip
The John Barleycorn Inn
Would stay again
The room was lovely, food was good. The staff were great.
Arran, gb1 night business trip
The John Barleycorn Inn
Great stopover.
Stayed at the John Barleycorn prior to a visit to Duxford Airshow. Very friendly staff, excellent meals and a comfortable room. Would definitely stay there again if visiting the museum.
Rob, gbRomance trip
The John Barleycorn Inn
We do not normally stay in pubs, but this was local to visit the IWM Duxford, and it clearly stated that the accommodation was in a separate building ,it was a wooden building with smallish rooms and a miniscule TV, the problem being the building was situated near the back door of the pub adjacent to the beer garden and car park, which were quiet noisy especially at closing time when people were leaving.The door to the room opened straight out on to this area although an attempt has been made to screen the area with a hedge but it does not really work.The staff seemed over helpful to the point where the cooked breakfast is extremely large and a request to leave a couple of items of our order t only resulted in getting alternative items and/or more quantities of other items than the menu stipulated.The small bathroom was well appointed and the maintenance and cleanliness of the room was excellent although maybe it is time to renew the mattress. Sorry not for us!
A Traveller, gb1 night romance trip
The John Barleycorn Inn
Everyone was very friendly Both the dinner and breakfast were really nice.
Graeme, gb1 night trip

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