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    A Friendly Inn at Harvard Square

    1673 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02138-4316
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    Overview
    • Excellent12%
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    “harvard square” (29 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 101 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    As for some of the travellers above, this is our perfect kind of Inn. Very reasonable by Boston/Cambridge standards and had all of our favourite features: very clean, good comfortable bed, friendly helpful staff (but not ever-present or obsequious (sp?). We had a question about...More

    Thank Mary Jo M
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Had a week in Boston visiting family, chose Friendly Inn due to close proximity. Found the staff very friendly, the room was nice and clean with comfy bed, shower was nice and powerful with lots of hot water. Was little apprehensive about breakfast reading previous...More

    Thank Malcolm C
    Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

    The location is fantastic! Walk to the core of Cambridge in minutes. Wouldn't say the staff was rude but nor were they friendly or helpful. This place has quirky steep crazy stairs. If you aren't sure of foot and don't like heights this is not...More

    Thank Lisa G
    Reviewed 9 September 2017

    This was my first time in Massachusetts. I did a last minute search for hotels on booking.com the day of my arrival and booked the hotel because a lot of other prices were....unfriendly. The location of the hotel is great and that subsidizes the cost...More

    Thank BusinessTravllr
    Reviewed 20 August 2017

    I booked this hotel because it was within walking distance of Harvard Square and it had limited free parking in back. I booked thru Booking,com. To start off there was a lower rate advertized on Booking,com the day I checked in so I was not...More

    Thank SplendidTraveler
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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • US$ 105 - US$ 213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    • a Friendly Inn At Harvard Square Hotel Cambridge
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    Lnda B
    13 March 2015|
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    Response from smallsy28 | Reviewed this property |
    I am sure they do twin rooms, we stayed in a double room, but it is quite a big hotel and am sure they will accommodate.
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    "Room very well appointed but ask about thermostat if important to you. We opened window; no problem."
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    "not in front , try to choose backwards for bus stops on cambridge street"
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    "First floor had noise from close neighbors outside the open window."
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    "The bay window rooms at the front are larger and have larger bathrooms (although no dresser)."
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