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    Harvard Square Hotel

    110 Mount Auburn St, Cambridge, MA 02138-5774
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    “harvard square” (212 reviews)
    “great location” (135 reviews)
    “kennedy school” (10 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 31 May 2017

    Thought this would be a great hotel. I understand that the hotel was booked full, Memorial Day weekend and Boston Calling. But we waited over an hour and a half passed normal check in time because our room wasn't ready. But tho wasn't even the...More

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    Response from Richard C, Owner at Harvard Square HotelResponded 1 June 2017

    Dear Valued Guest: I apologize that you had to wait for your guest room to check in. As you know it was Harvard Graduation week and also Harvard Reunion week as well as the first year for Boston Calling Concert. My housekeepers worked very hard...More

    Reviewed 31 May 2017

    The elevator is problematic and seems to be broken one time or another. The manager was very available and helpful. The free umbrellas for the rain was a nice perk. The coffee in the morning was also a nice perk.

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    Response from Richard C, Owner at Harvard Square HotelResponded 1 June 2017

    Dear Kimberley: Thank you for your review. We hope to serve you again in the future. Sincerely, Richard Carbone

    Reviewed 30 May 2017

    The rooms were ridiculously hot throughout our stay. Staff was excellent and caring but were unable to improve the situation. We are a group who travels to Harvard every May but we will not return to the hotel because of the temperature issue.

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    Response from Richard C, Owner at Harvard Square HotelResponded 1 June 2017

    Dear Valued Guest: Thank you for your review. I apologize that your guest room was warm during you're stay. Sincerely, Richard Carbone

    Reviewed 30 May 2017

    This is a long overdue review. I stayed here two weeks in the summer for attend a certificate program at Harvard and this was one of the hotels recommended. This hotel is close to not only Harvard, but also the train station and eateries. So...More

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    Response from Richard C, Owner at Harvard Square HotelResponded 1 June 2017

    Dear Valued Guest: Thank you for your review. I am happy that you enjoy our city center location. We hope you return soon. Sincerely, Richard Carbone

    Reviewed 30 May 2017

    The rooms are basic but clean and well stocked. Staff was super friendly and accommodating and the location can't be beat. Had a bit if trouble with room temperature....very finicky a/c, but overall a good stay.More

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    1  Thank Julie E
    Response from Richard C, Owner at Harvard Square HotelResponded 1 June 2017

    Dear Julie: Thank you for taking the time to write a review of the Harvard Square hotel. I am happy that you liked our staff and location. We are renovating out guest rooms in December of this year and we are replacing the tempeture thermostat...More

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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.
    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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