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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My boyfriend and I had a wonderful stay here for Veteran's Day! We dealt mostly with Lisa, who was extremely generous and accommodating. We stayed in room #20, which has a jacuzzi tub, a working fireplace and a private entrance. The convenient location right off of Mass Ave was great for finding a restaurant and strolling around. I highly recommend... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in Room #4 which was very nice. Breakfast and afternoon tea were good. If we had never visited the sister property, The Kendall, we would have probably really enjoyed our stay. However, although this property was nice, we prefer The Kendall Hotel. The staff at The Kendall is much warmer and friendly, and the atmosphere just seems more... More

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Søllerød, Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Mary Prentiss Inn for our four day Boston vacation in the fall 2014. The Inn is charming and has a lovely homely touch. Great service. We particularly enjoyed the afternoon tea. The atmosphere makes it easy to get in touch with other guests. The location of MPI is great with Harvard square near by. There are several... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The notable thing about the MPI which I have been going to for more than a dozen years, twice a year, is that it remains uniquely itself - a quaint landmark of elegance and style, of old world comfort and character. It is conveniently located in Cambridge, a university town, near toto Lesley and Harvard. Its standards are always the... More

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Park City, Utah, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I just spent two nights at the Mary Prentiss Hotel and I can only say I wish I could stay a few more days. I have been to many inns & B&Bs around the world and this one stands out for it's attention to detail, cleanliness, charm, warmth and that rare attribute, an air of generosity. Apparently, the property was... More

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Durham, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

The Mary Prentiss Inn was superb in every way. The staff is excellent and helpful. Accommodations are lovely. The breakfast is spectacular with dining area and patio areas more than expected. Beautiful flowers were everywhere, There was always a beverage or snack available. Highly recommend!

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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Hands down, the Mary Prentiss Inn is the nicest place to stay in Cambridge. The building and courtyard are charming, staff are very friendly and helpful, and breakfast is good although not outstanding. Afternoon coffee, tea, and bakery are also a nice touch. There is parking available, although you need good driving skills to navigate the tiny underground lot. My... More

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Augusta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

The Mary Prentiss Inn is such a very nice place to stay including impressive atmosphere and decorations. With flawless experience, we have come to spend our time here so often. The service is astonishing with very warm welcome and wonderful breakfast. The staffs are also very helpful and tremendously friendly. Without a doubt, this is one of the best places... More

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NYC / Fire Island / Huatulco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

The Mary Prentiss Inn is an impressive home with colorful garden, and a wonderful experience. From the moment we made our reservations the staff was helpful and easily provided us with exact information about inexpensive public transportation directions from Boston's South Station. The Inn is immaculate, as was our well-appointed colonial style room equipped with high-speed (free) Internet, HDTV, a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

We were here for 7 nights on business at MIT and wanted a place at the end of a work day to escape to. The staff here are amazing and the rooms are immaculate. The breakfast here was incredible and the staff went out of their way to meet any of our needs (even an extra early breakfast one day).... More

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Address: 6 Prentiss Street, Cambridge, MA 02140
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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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