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Fitzwilliam Museum

Fitzwilliam Museum

Intro: The Fitzwilliam Museum is a renowned cultural institution housing a world-class collection of art and antiquities spanning centuries and civilizations. It is one of the largest and oldest museums in the UK and offers free admission, making it a must-visit for art enthusiasts and history buffs alike.

Accessibility features: Ground floor galleries can be accessed without steps, and a lift provides access to all other floors and facilities. There are a limited number of wheelchairs for guests to hire for your visit however, these must be booked online through the website. There are disabled toilets at each of the exits/entrances.


Cambridge University Botanic Gardens

Cambridge University Botanic Gardens

Intro: The Botanic Gardens offer guests a tranquil escape into the beauty of nature. It features a diverse array of plants from around the world, meticulously curated collections, serene landscapes, and educational programs; providing a captivating experience for visitors to explore and appreciate the wonders of botanical diversity.

Accessibility features: Disabled toilets are located throughout the Gardens including the cafe. Manual and electric wheelchairs can be hired for free for the duration of your visit. It is advised you pre-book this by calling 01223 336265. Both the cafe and the glasshouse feature automatic doors.

An important note: the pathways are mainly gravel which may affect mobility and access. However, there is level and step-free access to most locations and displays with access limitations to a few historical corners.


Centre for Computing History

Centre for Computing History

Intro: This is a fascinating institution dedicated to preserving and celebrating the history of computing technology. Through interactive exhibits, vintage computers, and educational workshops, visitors can delve into the evolution of computing and explore its profound impact on society.

Accessibility features: This museum is set over one floor with wide open displays, making all exhibits accessible. The entrance, and therefore exit, is ramped for step-free access. The museum also features accessible toilets.


Museum for Zoology

Museum for Zoology

Intro: The Museum of Zoology showcases a vast and diverse collection of animal specimens, offering insight into the natural world's richness and diversity. From intricate skeletons to preserved specimens, visitors can explore the wonders of the animal kingdom and learn about ongoing research in evolutionary biology and biodiversity conservation.

Accessibility features: Guests are encouraged to enter the museum via the Pembroke Arch entrance. This features a small ramp but allows for step-free access. There is a lift which will provide access to every floor except the mezzanine floor. The information in these displays can be found at the Access Point in the upper gallery. There is also a lift that connects guests to the suspended walkway above the whale display. Should you need to borrow a wheelchair from the museum for your visit, please call 01223 336650 to reserve.


Scott Polar Research Institute (Polar Museum)

Scott Polar Research Institute (Polar Museum)

Intro: The Scott Polar Research Institute in Cambridge is a world-leading centre for polar research, housing extensive collections of artefacts, archives, and scientific data related to the polar regions. Visitors can explore exhibits on polar exploration, climate change, and indigenous cultures, gaining insight into the challenges and wonders of the Arctic and Antarctic regions.

Accessibility features: Guests with wheelchairs are advised to enter via the side entrance, from the car park, as this offers accessible entry. The entire museum is set across one floor and includes a disabled toilet. Staff will be on hand to assist you should you feel the need.

An important note: artefacts in this museum are fragile, and so are kept behind glass for protection. This may, however, impair how well they can be seen and from which angles.


Who can benefit?

From our wheelchair hire service.

At LendoCare our wheelchair hire service in Cambridge is dedicated to addressing the limited availability of quality services for individuals with diverse mobility needs. Whether you're an elderly person facing mobility challenges, a tourist exploring Cambridge, or someone with temporary mobility issues due to injury or surgery, we've got you covered. LendoCare has the most affordable wheelchair hire in Cambridge with great service from our team and our delivery drivers. We will be available to answer any questions throughout your rental period.

Temporary Mobility Needs

In times of temporary mobility constraints, such as recovery from injury or surgery, our lightweight folding wheelchairs and rental mobility aids are the perfect solution. Delivered directly to you in Cambridge, our flexible rental options facilitate the recovery process, ensuring ease and convenience with door-to-door delivery.

Elderly Individuals

We recognize the unique mobility requirements of seniors and individuals with disabilities. Our commitment is to offer premium wheelchair services that are user-friendly and of top quality. With our convenient wheelchair delivery service, accessibility is made simple.

Tourists and Visitors to Cambridge

Experience Cambridge like never before with LendoCare's wheelchair hire services tailored for tourists. Our lightweight wheelchairs are delivered to your hotel and collected at the end of your stay, enhancing your exploration of the city's attractions. With deliveries spanning Greater Cambridge, Central Cambridge, and the City of Cambridge, accessibility is assured wherever you stay.

For some great wheelchair accessible tourism hotspots check out our guides below.

Our mission is to alleviate mobility barriers, allowing you to focus on enjoying the sights of Cambridge. Rent a wheelchair nearby and transform your trip into a comfortable and memorable experience. Count on LendoCare as your dependable partner, ensuring you navigate the city with ease on wheels.

Book online or contact us if you have any questions. Please call us or email if there's anything else we can help you with.

Cambridge guide

Your Cambridge guide

Cambridge stands as a beacon of academic excellence, architectural splendour, and cultural vibrancy, captivating tourists with its timeless allure and scholarly charm. Renowned globally for its prestigious university, the University of Cambridge, the city beckons visitors to explore its historic colleges, picturesque gardens, and captivating museums, offering a fascinating journey through centuries of intellectual achievement and innovation. Beyond its academic prestige, Cambridge enchants visitors with its stunning architecture, exemplified by the King's College Chapel and the majestic Bridge of Sighs, which reflect the city's rich medieval heritage and architectural grandeur. Cambridge's idyllic riverside setting provides the perfect backdrop for punting along the tranquil River Cam, a quintessential Cambridge experience that allows tourists to admire the city's scenic beauty from a unique perspective. With its lively arts scene, busy markets, and charming cafes lining cobblestone streets, Cambridge offers a delightful blend of culture, history, and natural beauty that captivates tourists from around the world, ensuring an unforgettable visit.

Make Cambridge your next stay-cation! Here are three more reasons why Cambridge should be top of your list:

  1. Punting - Punting is a popular activity in Cambridge, where visitors can navigate the city's picturesque waterways in flat-bottomed boats using a long pole. It's a quintessential Cambridge experience and offers a unique perspective of the city's stunning architecture and scenic views.
  2. Cambridge Science Festival - The Cambridge Science Festival is an annual event that celebrates science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) with a series of lectures, workshops, and interactive exhibits. It attracts visitors of all ages and is a fantastic opportunity to engage with cutting-edge research and innovation.
  3. The Eagle Pub - The Eagle Pub, located in the heart of Cambridge, has a rich history dating back to the 16th century. It's famous for being the site where Francis Crick and James Watson announced their discovery of the structure of DNA in 1953, marking a monumental moment in scientific history.

Cambridge transport


Cambridge train station is the city’s main train station and connects passengers to Brighton, London Kings Cross, London Liverpool Street, and Stansted Airport. The station features an accessible toilet and step-free access across all platforms and entrances. Wheelchairs can be loaned at this station and accessible taxis are available at the taxi point. The station also features an accessible ticketing machine and ramps are available for easy transfer between trains and platforms. It is best to make yourself known to a member of staff upon arrival, so they know which train will need a ramp. For more information on scheduled routes and accessibility, follow the link to the website https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/stations/cambridge/.

Bedminster railway station will facilitate passenger travel from Cardiff to Cambridge or from Plymouth, Exeter, or Penzanz. Platforms 1, 2, and 3 all have ramped access and there is level access to the main entrance of the station.
An important note: this station is not staffed so assistance cannot be obtained from the station itself. Most services will be run by Great Western Railway (GWR) so passengers who seek assistance are advised to contact GWR. This can be done by following the link https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/travel-information/operators/great-western-railway/ or calling 08001971329 to discuss assisted travel. You can also download the route map to locate step-free access routes.

Another important note: there are no disabled toilets at this station. For more information, including photos of the ramps and station, please refer to the AccessAble guide

If you wish to travel around Cambridge via Taxi, we recommend the following accessible taxi companies:

  1. A1 Cabco Taxis
    Call 01223 525 555 or visit www.a1cabco.co.uk
  2. Andy Cabs
    Call 01223 571 144
  3. CamCab
    Call 01223 704 704 or visit www.camcab.co.uk
  4. Panther Taxis
    Call 01223 715 715 or visit www.panthertaxis.co.uk
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Wheelchair We Offer

Why choose LendoCare?

Hire a wheelchair in Cambridge - Mobility wherever you need it.

LendoCare stands out as the premier choice for mobility equipment hire in Cambridge. Offering flexible short-term and affordable long-term options, we cater to everyone's needs without imposing a minimum hire duration. Our dedication to exceptional customer service ensures a seamless online booking process, making it effortless for you to access our services.

Our wheelchair rental rates in Cambridge are exceptionally competitive at just £20 per week, supplemented by a £29.99 next-day delivery fee (various delivery options available). This comprehensive fee covers both delivery and collection to and from any address or hotel within Cambridge. Additionally, we extend our services nationwide, ensuring wheelchair delivery wherever you may be across the UK. We offer a fleet of lightweight foldable manual wheelchairs maintained in top condition for your comfort and ease of use. Complemented by accessories like leg raiser attachments and pillows, we strive to enhance your rental experience to the fullest.

Convenient and Flexible Rental Options

Convenience and flexibility are at the core of our rental offerings. Our user-friendly online booking system empowers you to schedule deliveries at your convenience, with no concerns about availability. Simply select your desired delivery date, and our system takes care of the rest, ensuring your wheelchair is ready for use upon your arrival. Should you be uncertain about your rental period, simply leave the end date open, and inform us when you're ready to conclude your rental.

At LendoCare, we prioritize affordability without compromising quality. Our commitment is to provide you with reliable, top-notch wheelchairs at unbeatable prices, ensuring mobility and freedom without financial strain. Whatever your requirements, our team is here to assist you every step of the way.