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Mary Prentiss Inn

3.0 of 5 6 Prentiss Street, Cambridge, MA 02140
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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South Dennis, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed at the Mary Prentiss a couple times and was very pleased with the accommodations and service. My last visit was during one of the big snow storms. The staff was wonderful...some staying up all night to shovel snow and make sure we were taken care of. I highly recommend the Mary Prentiss Inn for work or pleasure!

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter and I drove up for one night between snowstorms to catch a favorite NY theater troupe (Bedlam) performing in Cambridge, and found the Mary Prentiss Inn. It was just lovely. They kept a fire going from morning 'til night, had coffee and tea and cookies available in the afternoon and evening and served an enormous and delicious breakfast.... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful house with very comfortable rooms and a great breakfast; and wonderful staff. A few minutes from the Porter Square T-stop. It couldn't be better; this will be my go-to place for Cambridge from now on.

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Northampton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I have stayed at the Mary Prentiss Inn on many occasions. We first discovered it when we were dating and have frequented it many times since. It is a quiet, romantic and homey environment. Each room has it's own unique charm. The staff are friendly and accomodating. The breakfasts are nothing short of delicious. It is conveniently... More 

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Fall River, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

This property is meticulously cared for and so nicely decorated at Christmas! For us, ages 60 + walkers, getting into Harvard Square and Porter Square was easy. We even walked in and out of Davis Square in Somerville. There is afternoon tea and a nice cooked breakfast. There's parking underneath the inn; it's a small space, but it works! Both... More 

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Elkins Park, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We are a very close family with four children, one of whom is married and another engaged. Two of our four children live in Boston and one is a Medical Resident which means that her time is extremely limited. The only way we could gather everyone from the Philadelphia area, Binghamton (where our son attends University) and Boston is to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

The rooms are tastefully decorated and so comfortable. It is located just a short walk from the MTA (Porter Square), wonderful restaurants, and fun little boutiques. The morning breakfast and the afternoon tea are amazing and the staff makes you feel right at home.

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Portland, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

I couldn't wait to get home to write this. Not that I wanted to leave, but real life (children, cats, work meetings) beckoned so we did leave. But under duress. the building is nothing short of marvelous, extremely pretty, and well taken care of. Our room was very nice in size, neither too big nor too small. It was very... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

As soon as I pulled up to the inn, the exterior and interior, this place was lovely! The staff was so helpful and made sure that my stay with my 2 kids (age 2 and 4) were also comfortable and had everything we needed. I thought it was so charming that they serve tea/coffee and treats every afternoon. They serve... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

I agree with all the positive remarks about the Mary Prentiss and would definitely stay again. As a tip for other travellers especially those from outside of the USA (like ourselves), if you are travelling by car and using a sat-nav, make sure you input the city as Cambridge, not Boston, as we did. There is a Prentiss Street in... More 

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Address: 6 Prentiss Street, Cambridge, MA 02140
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Cambridge
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Mary Prentiss Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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