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Charles Hotel

4.0 of 5 1 Bennett St, Cambridge, MA 02138
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Greenwich, Connecticut
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We only stayed one night and didn't spent much time in the hotel to get a feeling on everything... However my first impression was very pleasant, nice ambiance, great location and home like rooms. I also think we paid fair price for the room.

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our neighborhood's electricity service was interrupted recently so we stayed here because it's close to my wife's office. We found a package with free valet parking and a $25 gift card, so check the specials before making your reservation. The hotel is surprisingly large despite being in the middle of Cambridge, and is a short walk to the eclectic shops... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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81 reviews 81 reviews
76 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a perfect weeklong stay at The Charles. Especially the fitness club was just FANTASTIC! Lots of good classes, a nice gym, super-sweet instructors, etc. I spent 3-4 hours there every day. It was better than all the spas I have visited. Then the location is perfect, the room was very spacious, I slept better than ever, everyone I... More 

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
36 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I just participated in a three day company event at The Charles, and it was a very pleasurable experience. Almost 300 people attended and every aspect of the event was hitch free. I had an issue with the phone in my room, and it was promptly dealt with. We also had complimentary International calls, I am not sure if this... More 

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Weymouth, Massachusetts, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I just completed a three night stay at The Charles where I organized and managed an event for over 300 people. The staff at The Charles from event planning, to check-in, to the valet's all the way to the catering and A/V were not only a delight to work with but made my job a million times easier than any... More 

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New York City, New York
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32 reviews 32 reviews
4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I am staying at the Charles Hotel for a company function. What a mistake. The heating in my room doesn't work -- even as I write this. It's blowing cold air. The "Engineer" that they sent to my room didn't even bother to try to solve the problem. He was completely useless. Then to make matters worse, the house keeper... More 

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Boston
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41 reviews 41 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have had wonderful stays at the Charles before -- and this weekend was no exception! Stayed overnight in the city for the Boston Celtic Music Festival. Got a great room overlooking the courtyard for $199. Spacious and well appointed. Room service was fast and high quality. The Charles offers a pool and health club which is a plus. It... More 

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Ridgewood, New Jersey
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37 reviews 37 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Proximity to Harvard square is unbeatable, walking distance to the many restaurants and shops near campus. The rooms are small, but clean and comfortable. Flat screen TV was crisp picture and Mirror TV in the bathroom is plush. Staff is very friendly and helpful.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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34 reviews 34 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looking for a super hotel in Cambridge? Well the Charles Hotel has it all. Service is super. The location unbeatable. On Harvard Square with the station just metres away. Great coffee shops all around and walking distance to Harvard. The rooms are very spacious, very neat, brights ( large windows) with a nice sized desk and couch. Pets are also... More 

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San Francisco, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel would not be defined as super-luxury, but somewhere between luxury and boutique with many conveniences. As a hotel in Cambridge in the heart of Harvard Square, it is hands-down the perfect hotel in many ways: Extremely tasteful design throughout the hotel, thoroughly clean, ALL staff is professional and courteous - from valet to the hostess in their restaurants,... More 

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Additional Information about Charles Hotel

Address: 1 Bennett St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Cambridge
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Charles Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 294
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Also Known As:
Charles Hotel Cambridge
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in Cambridge
#3 Business Hotel in Cambridge
#4 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
#7 Family Hotel in Cambridge

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