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    Mary Prentiss Inn

    6 Prentiss Street, Cambridge, MA 02140
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    May 15
    May 16
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    US$ 262
    US$ 263
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    Reviewed 22 December 2016

    My daughter and I stayed at the Mary Prentiss Inn for a night and wished we had time to stay for a week. What a relaxing, beautiful place run by an extremely kind and accommodating manager and helpful staff-- thank you Lindsay for your patience...More

    1  Thank smc112255
    Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

    Right off Mass Ave and a few blocks from Porter Square T station, this is a warm B and B of a dozen big rooms. Breakfast is choice of a daily hot special or continental featuring just delicious granola and Greek yogurt. I'd stay there...More

    1  Thank snhandel
    Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

    A few weeks ago, I had the incredible privilege of spending one Sunday night at the Mary Prentiss Inn. From my first entry to the beautiful and elegant lobby, I felt welcomed. I was told that I had to go outside in the back to...More

    1  Thank Anthony M
    Reviewed 8 November 2016

    I was so upset after our stay that I emailed the owners based on an address provided on the website, but I have yet to receive a response. I could write a book, but I will try to sum this up: When we arrived roughly...More

    2  Thank brankat
    Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

    We enjoyed it. 5 minute walk from Parker Sq Station (red line) & 10-15 min walk from Harvard campus. Plenty of restaurants up and down nearby Mass. Ave. Comfortable beds, microwave, mini-fridge, complimentary breakfast, quaint rooms and decor. Quiet neighborhood. Built in 1843. Rates seemed...More

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    • US$ 247 - US$ 352 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    glabo123
    I am traveling by myself as middle aged female and staying for five nights. Are there some restaurants within walking distance that are comfortable for the lone diner?
    6 May 2016|
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    Response from John_and_Michele | Reviewed this property |
    Also Christopher's is within walking distance in Porter Square. We have eaten there several times however not lately.
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    Loretta P
    Do you have any rooms with 2 twin beds?
    14 April 2016|
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    Response from John_and_Michele | Reviewed this property |
    No idea whether they have twins or not. Did you look at their website?
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    Uncchgrad
    I need to eat gluten free (I am gluten intolerant), Can you accommodate my needs for breakfast?
    30 March 2016|
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