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    Mary Prentiss Inn

    6 Prentiss St, Cambridge, MA 02140-2212
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          Reviewed 22 July 2014

          We stayed at this B&B for 3 nights in May 2014 while visiting Boston. The Inn is located within walking distance of a T stop (5 min) and about 15 min walk from Harvard Square. We found it convenient to take to the train to...More

          Thank klward25
          Reviewed 17 July 2014

          My husband and I stayed here when we were visiting Boston. It is located on a quiet residential street, just off Massachusetts Ave., which is packed full of restaurants and any other thing you may need including medicines.It is at a walking distance from the...More

          1  Thank MadhuDRoy
          Reviewed 16 July 2014

          We really liked this B&B. The staff was very accommodating, rooms were very nice, had great afternoon tea and the breakfasts were wonderful! The only drawback is if you're planning to do anything in Boston it's kind of far away. If you're planning to visit...More

          Thank Purcell R
          Reviewed 8 July 2014

          I stayed at this inn while I attended a conference at Harvard. The beds are comfortable, the rooms and bathrooms are very clean. It was quiet at night. I slept very well. The Internet service is included with the room, and it was good. The...More

          1  Thank silverfern1
          Reviewed 17 June 2014

          The Mary Prentiss Inn is located right off Massachusetts Avenue in Cambridge and that gives you access to almost anything you'd want or need during your stay. The Inn is a very comfortable, relaxed place that makes you feel at ease immediately. You can enjoy...More

          Thank mrgeisel .
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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • US$ 222 - US$ 349 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • 20
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          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.
          Loretta P
          Do you have any rooms with 2 twin beds?
          14 April 2016|
          Response from John_and_Michele | Reviewed this property |
          No idea whether they have twins or not. Did you look at their website?
          I need to eat gluten free (I am gluten intolerant), Can you accommodate my needs for breakfast?
          30 March 2016|
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          "the stairs were a bit squeaky so maybe get a room not close to them"
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          "Room 9 in the old house is lovely and large, full of creaky charm."
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          "Book far in advance. The Inn is close to all the universities in Cambridge and fills up quickly."
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