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Charles Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 645*
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel is nicely located for business trip in cambridge harvard business related trip but the only disappointment is the quality of food and the menue of the main restaurant which needs lots of improvements

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Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great location, great service and very comfortable bed. The only thing I would improve is putting bumpers on the low wooden bed corners that the mattress doesn't cover. I solved my klutz problem by using my memory foam travel pillow as a soft bumper on the corner I kept running into

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New York City, New York
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a large, comfortable, well-run hotel, impersonal despite a few new-agey touches. The location just off Harvard Square is perfect, with varied dining possibilities both in-house and near by. It's expensive for what it is, with, understandably enough, no bargain rates at commencement time when I happened to visit.

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

It was our third stay at the Charles. We've been just as happy as we had been with our prior stays. I would recommend this hotel to anyone expecting comfort and quality. We will certainly be back in a near future. future.

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel is very nice, good rooms and excellent restaurants. It is now connected to a Health Club. It has a nice outside area where we took pictures for my son and his now wife. The location is superb. Pricey, but it is Harvard Square.

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Westport, Connecticut
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Charles Hotel has been around for some time but it has aged well. The rooms are well appointed with a very nice bathroom. The lobby is quite pleasant with really nice art work. The gym is unbelievable. Huge, clean and well equipped. There is a small indoor pool as well. The gym is really a club for the local...

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Mumbai, India
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Charles is a wonderful hotel in Cambridge, Mass. It is ideally located when doing a program at Harvard or even on a tourist trip to the area. The rooms are very spacious and well-appointed. Our package did not include breakfast which, for the price, was a downer. We tried the Henrietta's Table for breakfast one morning. The food was...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This property has it all. The food was exceptional, the room felt luxurious, and the convenience to Harvard Square was unbeatable. I was there for a four-day conference and the catering and support by the hotel to the event was professional and unobtrusive. This service contributed the the excellence of our event.

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Boston
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Good hotel with a good location and excellent service but did not like when we were not granted a late check out since our flight was in the evening, the maximum we got is an extra hour (till 1 PM) which was not enough.

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Was here for a business conference, and this was a wonderful, clean, comfortable hotel. It was easy, walking distance to Harvard Square. Easy to get to from Logan airport through the Red Train and Silver Line bus. Overall, I highly recommend this hotel if you are needing access to the Cambridge area.

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Henrietta's Table
Henrietta's Table
Cuisines: American
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Noir
Cuisines: Bar, Pub
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  • Minibar
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located just minutes from downtown Boston and a variety of world-class attractions, The Charles is a AAA Four Diamond Hotel and a proud member of Preferred Hotels and Resorts.Reflecting the eclecticism that is Cambridge, The Charles Hotel is a modern interpretation of New England hospitality with a thriving jazz club, the Regattabar, two signature restaurants, ice-skating rink (winter months only), state of the art conference facilities, Corbu Spa & Salon, and a central location in the heart of Harvard Square.The Hotel is home to Henrietta’s Table, featuring “fresh and honest” home cooking, and Rialto, recognized by one of the best restaurants in America by Gourmet, Food & Wine and Esquire. Noir, the hotel’s chic, cozy bar, serves classic cocktails mixed to perfection and sultry signature drinks. Since its opening in 1985, The Regattabar has established itself as the leading jazz and world music club in Boston and the New England area. Corbu Spa & Salon is named after famed architect and designer, Le Corbusier and offers a harmonious escape from the stresses of urban life. A French influenced menu offers seasonal treatments with locally sourced ingredients. Open daily.Catering to internationally renowned business leaders, government officials, entertainment executives and leisure travelers alike, it’s no wonder that the New England Travel Guide has designated The Charles as the best hotel to “stay put in” when visiting Boston. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Charles Hotel

Address: 1 Bennett St, Cambridge, MA 02138-5780
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Cambridge
Price Range: ₹ 17,453 - ₹ 43,827 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Charles Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 295
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Also Known As:
Charles Hotel Cambridge
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in Cambridge
#4 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
#6 Business Hotel in Cambridge
#11 Family Hotel in Cambridge
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“Make sure you get a good explanation off the lights and ask for a river view”
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“I'm not sure where the quieter rooms are located, but our 9th floor hallway was noisy.”
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“Rooms on the higher level floors are quieter”
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