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Mary Prentiss Inn

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Free Wifi
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Reviewed 1 December 2014

The hotel is very old and well kept. What you perceive when you are at Mary Prentiss is that you are at a hotel, not at a bed and breakfast which is supposed to be. We arrived at 8:00pm so we asked the girl at...More

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Reviewed 26 November 2014

My wife and I had an awesome stay while she was attending a class at Harvard. MPI is a very convenient walk down Mass' Ave. to Harvard Law School and Harvard Graduate School of Education. The decor is exactly as it should be, our room...More

Thank P M
Reviewed 22 November 2014

My boyfriend and I had a wonderful stay here for Veteran's Day! We dealt mostly with Lisa, who was extremely generous and accommodating. We stayed in room #20, which has a jacuzzi tub, a working fireplace and a private entrance. The convenient location right off...More

Thank Michele L
Reviewed 8 November 2014

We stayed in Room #4 which was very nice. Breakfast and afternoon tea were good. If we had never visited the sister property, The Kendall, we would have probably really enjoyed our stay. However, although this property was nice, we prefer The Kendall Hotel. The...More

Thank txjeffrey
Reviewed 6 November 2014

We stayed at Mary Prentiss Inn for our four day Boston vacation in the fall 2014. The Inn is charming and has a lovely homely touch. Great service. We particularly enjoyed the afternoon tea. The atmosphere makes it easy to get in touch with other...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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US$ 224 - US$ 330 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 224 - US$ 330 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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glabo123
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
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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"All rooms are great but some need to be reached by stairs"
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"first floor room was surprisingly quiet and restful."
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"Room 14's heater was non-functional in November."
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"In the cooler months I would book a room with a fireplace."
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