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A Cambridge House B & B Inn

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2218 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02140-1836
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The people were wonderful, our room was comfortable and breakfast was yummy. I can't wait to go back! This is a great place for enjoying Boston and it's environs. It is convenient to public transportation too.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have stayed here multiple times and each time found it a very enjoyable experience. The rooms are clean, the staff both knowledgeable and friendly and the continental breakfast is excellent with plenty of fruit. Also there is free parking The note of caution applies to your selection of a room. This time I was asked if I wanted a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed at this historic B&B,ideally located for anyone visiting Harvard University, a mile or so to the south many times. Andrea, the inn keeper is always cheerful,helpful and competent. I'd love to see a more elaborate continental breakfast, but for the price it suffices. The Inn itself has two buildings and a cottage in the back. I try... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

We come often because of family -rooms are immaculate & very comfortable. Excellent location , across the street to great restaurant s& close to subway.So kind to have breakfast till 10. Staff just goes out of the way to insure your comfort.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015 via mobile

A beautiful house, with beautiful deco and friendly people. My father and stepmother always prefer to stay there whenever they come to visit me from NYC. The price is good too, plus free parking, free internet and breakfast

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Baltimore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

While my daughter was a student at Tufts, this was my home away from home. Walking distance from campus, near restaurants and easy to get to. The rooms are very comfortable and the breakfast is lovely. Now that she's graduated, I find myself looking for excuses to stay at A Cambridge house.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We've stayed here several times. The rooms are quite large, the area is quiet and the continental breakfast more than adequate. Walking distance to Porter Square, Harvard Square and tons of restaurants.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

This B&B is a gem with numerous facets. The location: right on Mass. Ave. on the outskirts of Boston, it is easy to drive to, easy to find, and has parking! Also, it is only a five minute walk to lovely Davis Square with restaurants, bars, and the red line of the T. And, there is a Permberton Farms across... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Everything was good and the breakfast was memorable, with super home cooked fruit and jams - which have won awards at a local show. Our hosts were very helpful, experienced and attentive to our needs, which included getting some valuable tips for local tourism. It's worth noting that we had to drive for a bit less than 10 minutes to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

In a nutshell: an excellent value for the money. We stayed here for a week while visiting family and friends in the area and really enjoyed it. The basement suite (room 307) is perfect for families with older kids; our tween daughter enjoyed having her own space on the double futon in the kitchen/eating area. If you don't mind not... More 

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