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Mary Prentiss Inn

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Reviewed 21 January 2016

This was our first stay at a B&B in Cambridge and the Mary Prentiss Inn exceeded all expectations. The location was perfect for our Harvard Square adventures. Easy to get to from 93 North using our GPS. Our room on the first floor was quiet...More

1  Thank lharding2001
Response from MaryPrentissInn, Manager at Mary Prentiss InnResponded 9 February 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. I am glad that we could make your first stay in a B&B a pleasant one. I am happy to hear that your accommodations were quiet and very clean. We have an amazing...More

Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful find in Cambridge! I have stayed in hotels in Cambridge before, but this is my new favorite! I feel like I've traveled back in time to the 1800s. The architecture and decor is reminiscent of early America, which I LOVE. My room...More

1  Thank Sarah F
Reviewed 18 January 2016

After many times of trying to make a reservation at the Mary Prentiss Inn it happened at Christmas. I booked and got room 5 which is outside the main building, a guest room by itself which was nice. Private entry off the street so I...More

1  Thank Robert Y
Reviewed 24 December 2015

I have stayed three times at the Mary Prentiss Inn and will certainly stay there the next time I go to the Cambridge/Somerville area. The rooms are lovingly appointed, the staff are courteous, and the breakfast is delicious. The turn-of-the century architecture is so Cambridge.

1  Thank Claire B
Reviewed 11 December 2015

I recently stayed at the Mary Prentiss Inn to attend a workshop in Boston. Wonderful accommodations, staff, and breakfast made for a happy and comfortable stay on a terribly rainy night. Free parking underneath the hotel and a 7 minute walk to the T make...More

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Free Parking
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Multilingual Staff
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US$ 223 - 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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