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    Kendall Hotel

    350 Main St, Cambridge, MA 02142-1017
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    27/8/2017 28/8/2017
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    • Excellent72%
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    1 - 5 of 879 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    We were in Boston for the James Taylor/Bonnie Raitt concert at Fenway Park. The Kendall was a fabulous place to stay. Quiet neighborhood, great restaurants. The hotel was easy to find and navigate to. We reserved parking under the hotel. This is a must, if...More

    Thank Wendy H
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 13 October 2016

    The room was excellently appointed and very comfortable. I loved the patriotic theming that was tastefully done. The beds were VERY comfortable. The lobby and common areas are inviting, the happy hour on the top floor lounge was fun, and the staff were incredibly helpful....More

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    Response from Brenda A, General Manager at Kendall HotelResponded 17 October 2016

    Thank you very much for the complimentary review, Jill. I am so glad to read that you enjoyed your stay at the Kendall - particularly our wine hour and friendly, helpful staff. It is true the MIT campus lacks the ivy-covered , historic aesthetic of...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Having to stay in the Boston area for two weeks due to my dad's Mass General Hospital stay I stayed at a variety of hotels in the area, bouncing around to get decent rates. The Kendall, a former fire station, was like staying in someone's...More

    Thank FishgirlTX
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Found this gem of a hotel when looking for a place to stay for a Boston family visit. So convenient to Boston transit and Old Town Trolley. Lots of good local food options. Rooms are beautiful. So nice to stay in something local.

    Thank Monica M
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My wife and college age son stayed here for 3 nights in July 2017 and really enjoyed the hotel. This was my second stay here (once before about 4 years ago). The hotel is decorated with a turn of the century firehouse theme and is...More

    Thank Steve M
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Banquet Room
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    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 210 - US$ 851 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Family Hotel in Cambridge
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
    • #2 Business Hotel in Cambridge
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 77
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    alohamode
    25 April 2017|
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    Response from MrBryanSHoyle | Reviewed this property |
    The Kendall Hotel has 77 Guest Rooms. We have the original firehouse section within the front of the hotel, then the remainder of rooms within the tower.
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    10 February 2017|
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    Response from LTTzzz | Property representative |
    Hello - thank you for considering staying with us. Both rooms are the same size and have the same size bathrooms. I would suggest calling the hotel directly and inquiring about our king rooms with sofa beds 617 577 1300... More
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    24 September 2016|
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    "Room #610 was perfect. Quiet, super comfortable suite."
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    "Corner rooms are the best!"
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    "I enjoyed the second floor - didn't need to wait for an elevator."
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    "If you can stop by, take a tour-each room and floor is unique with different decor."
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