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Harvard Square Hotel

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Overview
110 Mount Auburn St, Cambridge, MA 02138-5774 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
2 Star accommodation
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All reviews harvard square great location kennedy school free coffee can't beat the location small hotel front desk staff walking distance across the street bed was comfortable easy access carbone lobby parking university boston renovation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This very urban and modest hotel does not put on airs, and you have to come down for the free coffee in the mornings. But the coffee is good, the rooms are clean, and the location is superb. The staff were helpful and friendly at...More

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Response from Richard C, Owner at Harvard Square HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear Valued Guest: Thank you very much for your accurate and candid review of my hotel. I have been the business owner her and operator of the hotel since 1995. I agree with all of your comments above. Thank you for your honesty. I hope...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I came back this month for a workshop in Cambridge. Stayed here a few years back. Glad the same people are running this hotel. ALSO glad that Harvard and the management are going to do a renovation. So the few inconveniences were all understandable. What...More

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Response from Richard C, Owner at Harvard Square HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Valued Guest: Thank you very much for your review of the Harvard Square Hotel. We pride our service on visitors to Harvard University and I am happy that you enjoyed our city center location. We are renovating the hotel in January 2019 all 73...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

For the price the hotel was below average. Bathrooms were small. Towels were sandpaper. TV was small and channel offerings were hard to understand without the card. Best thing was the water bottles in the lobby. Staff was inexperienced.

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Response from Richard C, Owner at Harvard Square HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Valued Guest: Thank you for your review. As the Business Owner I apologize that my hotel did not meet your expectations. Thank you for your comments. Sincerely, Richard Carbone

Reviewed 1 week ago

Rooms are very small. Much better rooms in the city for a better price. Lobby is small and feels a bit like a hostel. This hotel is extremely bare bones. Clean rooms and good location in cambridge. I’m not sure how it is rated so...More

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Response from Richard C, Owner at Harvard Square HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Valued Guest: Thank you for your review. As the Business Owner your comments mean a to me. My hotel is priced in the middle of the of the Harvard Square Marketplace. I have Ben the owner here since 2005. Sincerely Richard Carbone

Reviewed 1 week ago

Although the location is good and the staff is nice and helpful, they charge way too much for a room that is poorly soundproof, the shower has mold, and the water pressure is very low. I needed to stay there because of the location for...More

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Response from Richard C, Owner at Harvard Square HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Valued Guest: Thank you for your review and constructive comments. I will follow up on and appreciate the details communicated above. We are doing a complete hotel rooms renovation and hotel lobby in December and we will be closed for two months. All new...More

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Description
The Harvard Square Hotel contemporary in decor is centrally located in the heart of Harvard Square. Just steps away from all that Harvard Square has to offer including the Harvard University Campus, Harvard More T-Station, Charles River and the many eclectic stores and restaurants found in the Square. We are also only a few miles to downtown Boston. Our on the go Cafe is a big hit with our guests as the head out to start their day !! Stay tuned for updates as we plan out our hotel renovations scheduled for late 2018 !! Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Family
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Family
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
73
Price range
US$ 188 - US$ 406 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Harvard Square Cambridge
,
Cambridge Harvard Square Hotel
Location
United States > Massachusetts > Cambridge
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Family
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
73
Price range
US$ 188 - US$ 406 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Harvard Square Cambridge
,
Cambridge Harvard Square Hotel
Location
United States > Massachusetts > Cambridge
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Helen W
12 June 2017|
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Response from Ajay G | Reviewed this property |
Hi, not sure what your question is, but, no we didn't have the opportunity to research it in advance. The stay in Boston was unexpected.
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milu
25 May 2017|
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Response from AldenDfw | Reviewed this property |
I have not ever had odor issues. Last time I visited, elevator was broken, but no construction. Agree with other reply: just call and ask!
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Room Tips
"I could not get changes in the room temperature control, but the windows open and that fixed the..."
PinkoGrammy
5 days ago
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"Great Location and Great Service."
hewc85
1 week ago
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"Towels were like sandpaper. TV was smaller than my computer. "
NorthStar55712867779
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"2 double bed "
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