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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Boston - Cambridge

HIExpress.comUS$ 288*
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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 342*
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Reviewed 7 December 2016

Good hotel. Very large room with fridge but the heating system is VERY NOISY and blows a VERY STRONG air flow. Rather good location at the end of green line, convenient to get in the city center or to walk to Kendall Square and the MIT. The breakfast does not change a lot from one day to another but it...

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Andrea W, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Boston - Cambridge, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and thank you for the feedback with regards to the heat. We use all comments to improve our operation as well as our customer experience. I thank you for choosing the Holiday Inn Express Cambridge and do hope to see you again in the future! Have a happy holiday season! Andrea

New London, Connecticut
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights. Free self parking and free breakfast are a plus, especially since almost all Boston hotels charge astronomically for parking/valet. The elevators were extremely rickety, and at times felt like they were just going to drop. One of them you couldn't even tell what floor you were on because the light was out. Hallways smelled kind...

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nova scotia
Reviewed 28 November 2016

The hotel and its staff are very good. We found the room to be clean and perfect for our needs. There were 3 of us staying and found not enough pillows we Called front desk to request extras and within 5 mins they had arrived. We also requested an extra blanket for our second nights stay that to arrived in...

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We were on a family holiday to the States and had NYC and Boston among other places on our itinerary. We did not realise that even an average/basic hotel like the Holiday Inn express costs more than a 5 star hotel in New York! The location was excellent but this was a basic - about 3 star rated hotel in...

Thank ak5_13
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

They let me arrive early, which was a big plus! The room was very comfortable and homey. Having both a microwave and fridge was a big plus too! The staff was very friendly. Free breakfast only added to it all. With that said I am only giving 3 stars as the elevators need renovating. One didn't show which floor that...

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Tyler B, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Boston - Cambridge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! I am sorry to hear of your experience with our property's condition. I have brought these issues to both our engineers and our elevator company, and we will be addressing these concerns asap! Thank you again for staying with us!

Monterrey, Mexico
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Everything in Cambridge is very near, great place to stay, reasonable price considering the area, staff very professional and they have free access to the Gold Gym that's 300m away fro the lobby. They have good breakfast

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Tyler B, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Boston - Cambridge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! I hope you enjoyed your visit to the area. There is so much to see and do in the Greater Boston area during the summer! We hope to see you again soon!

New York City, New York
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Great location. We dropped our daughter off for her first year at BU (graduate student) and we were able to drive back and forth to her apartment (near Fenway) in no time. We had a place to park our car and drove back and forth but if you prefer the T- station was within walking distance. Breakfast was average, room...

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Tyler B, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Boston - Cambridge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! As a recent college graduate, I know how stressful move in days can be. I am happy to hear our location helped you during this process. We look forward to your next visit!

Keller, Texas
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Great location for a walking tour of Cambridge. The location is just a few blocks from Cambridge Street where there are shops & restaurants. Nice to see a bit of the local residences rather than all hotels. Staff was very friendly & helpful with good suggestions for dinner and drinks.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

It was very tough to find the right hotel in Boston. We were considering parking, location and breakfast! We were driving from NY so parking was really a big deal. This hotel offers free limited parking. The parking lot gets full easily but it was safe for us to park across the street if you are a hotel guest. It...

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Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 11 September 2016

good rooms.. decent breakfast...has a nice indian restaurant within walking distance royal punjab... quick walk to lechmere T so you can arrive from airport for cheap but does take time ... good experience with check in

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Tyler B, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Boston - Cambridge, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and taking the time to review our hotel. There are many restaurants in the area that deliver to our hotel, and a few good sit down restaurants easily within walking distance. We hope to see you again soon!

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome! Located minutes from downtown Boston on the Green Line of the 'T' Lechmere Station, close to MIT, Harvard University, Museum of Science, TD Banknorth Garden, Patni Corp., EF Foundation, Kendall Square, Massachusetts General Hospital, Spaulding Rehabilition Center and Massachusetts Eye and Ear, and only 3 miles from Boston Logan Airport (BOS), our hotel is the perfect location for visiting the Boston/Cambridge area. We offer a complimentary American breakfast, featuring our famous cinnamon roll as well as a variety of hot foods. Sit back, relax, and enjoy our Great Room, with 24-hour coffee, complimentary cookies at night, and high-speed wireless Internet access throughout the building. Our convenient location and commitment to service make us the best value in the Boston/Cambridge area, so book now and Stay Smart at the Holiday Inn Express. Contact the hotel directly for packages that'll save you money. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express & Suites Boston - Cambridge

Address: 250 Monsignor O'Brien Highway, Cambridge, MA 02141
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Cambridge
Price Range: ₹ 14,538 - ₹ 25,730 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express & Suites Boston - Cambridge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 112
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“Request a room on the "back" side of the building (away from Monsignor) and away from the elevators for a quieter stay.”
CBtph, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“public transport within walking distance - lechmere T”
KudosKompliments, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask to be on the back side of the hotel, the front is beside the road.”
jacketsman, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
“room in the back”
Mcgovern398, 26 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for away from construction & road traffic”
fbc001, 12 Jun 2016 | Read review
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