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    Harvard Square Hotel

    110 Mount Auburn St, Cambridge, MA 02138-5774
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    Overview
    • Excellent42%
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    “harvard square” (200 reviews)
    “great location” (129 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Dry Cleaning
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    51 - 55 of 725 reviews

    Reviewed 2 April 2017

    It wasn't just the pillows that smelled of unwashed hair, the graffiti in the elevator shaft, the unsuccessful attempt at covering up bad smells with what could only be described as foot-scented Febreeze, or the fact that the bathroom door didn't clear the edge of...More

    Thank KokoFo
    Response from Richard C, General Manager at Harvard Square HotelResponded 3 April 2017

    Dear Valued Guest: Thank you for your review of the Harvard Square Hotel. I apologize that our hotel did not meet your expectations. We do pride ourselves on our friendly brand of hospitality and our city center location. As business owner since 2005 thank you...More

    Reviewed 30 March 2017

    This hotel needs some additional amenities - there is no gym, no breakfast, no decent in-room amenities, tiny tvs, etc. The showers look cool, but in reality are FREEZING because of the inability to close the door/curtains.More

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    Response from Richard C, General Manager at Harvard Square HotelResponded 31 March 2017

    Dear Valued Guest: Thank you for your review. I appreciate your comments. I apologize that our hotel amenities were not what you expected. Our hotel's primary attribute is our incredible city center location within walking distance of cafes, restaurants, health clubs and Harvard University. We...More

    Reviewed 29 March 2017

    Claen and well appointed hotel. Centrally located and easy to get around Harvard by foot. The duty managers were very helpful in suggestions for dining and getting from A to B. There are tea and coffee provisions in the hotel foyer. My only complaint was...More

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    Thank LizMc61
    Response from Richard C, General Manager at Harvard Square HotelResponded 30 March 2017

    Dear LizMc61, Thank you very much for your review. I noticed that you have many reviews on Tripadvisor and your comments mean a lot to me as General Manager and Business Owner. Thank you Richard Carbone

    Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

    Very unimpressive and the room smelled. At 249 per night, this is one of the worst values for your dollar that I have ever seen, and I do quite a bit of business travel. I would not stay here again if it was the only...More

    Thank Joel G
    Response from Richard C, General Manager at Harvard Square HotelResponded 30 March 2017

    Dear Joel G: Thank you for your review. I apologize that your guest room did not smell fresh. I will follow up with my housekeeping staff. Your constructive feedback means a lot to me as I have overseen the hotel for the past 22 years....More

    Reviewed 7 March 2017

    Two big problems - the shower water pressure was directly related to water temperature - meaning that if you wanted good water pressure the water was scalding hot, but the only way to reduce the temperature was to lower the pressure and then the water...More

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    Response from Richard C, General Manager at Harvard Square HotelResponded 8 March 2017

    Dear AndrewJMM: Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review of our hotel. I apologize that your shower pressure and hot water mixing valve was not working properly. I will personally check your guest room. Also I apologize that your guest...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$ 242 - US$ 441 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #10 Business Hotel in Cambridge
    • #12 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
    • #13 Family Hotel in Cambridge
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 73
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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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    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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