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Boston Marriott Cambridge

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Two Cambridge Center, 50 Broadway, (Broadway & 3rd Street), Cambridge, MA 02142
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175 reviews 175 reviews
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217 helpful votes 217 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We needed to spend a few days at MIT, so this Marriott, along with its sister property the Residence Inn are good Marriott branded properties. The Kendall Square stop is located next to or across the street (depending on which direction you are going). TIP #1, pls don't take your life into your hands or be at the mercy of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Although he had settled into Columbia Law School, my son was accepted off the wait list for Harvard Law. We rented a U-Haul and drove from Manhattan to Boston. Who knew the hotel parking was underground and the U-Haul would not fit? The staff of the Cambridge Marriott were wonderful. Even though it was incredibly busy with freshman for Harvard... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel is centrally located and you can take the subway right from Kendall Square stop which located next to the hotel right into downtown Boston. But there are plenty of restaurants and places to grab a meal within walking distance if you don't feel like traveling in the city. The views of the Charles River from the rooms are... More

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Kirkland, Washington, United States
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed here for a college visit trip t MIT. Great MIT guest rate, but a bit of a lackluster hotel. Better than the Courtyard next door, but not as nice as the Hyatt o the Marriott hotels in Boston. Best feature: proximity to MIT/Harvard. Rooms are ok, a bit faded and older, traditional décor. Lots of marks on wood, tiny... More

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Tara B, Manager at Boston Marriott Cambridge, responded to this review

Dear Cmt4wa - I am sorry you had so many issues during your stay. As you can see from other Trip Advisor reviews our hotel is known for its outstanding staff service and high quality guestrooms. We are expecting to upgrade our guestrooms in the near future and this will address the issues you mentioned. Thank you for your feedback... More

Kansas City, Missouri
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel location is great if you are visiting MIT. But otherwise, there are better choices in the Boston area, and this hotel should be avoided at all costs. We checked into the hotel on a Friday night. Valet parking was full. I have extra pillows requested in my profile preferences. The extra pillows were not in the room when... More

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Tara B, Manager at Boston Marriott Cambridge, responded to this review

Hello Singh0144535 - I read your post and wanted to apologize for the service you received during your recent stay with us. As a Platinum Elite Marriott Rewards member you have come to expect the best Marriott has to offer and unfortunately we did not meet your expectations. Please let me know the next time you are in the Cambridge... More

Glen Allen, Virginia, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stay at Marriott's regularly and the service here, specifically the front desk, was amazing. They listened to your needs and were very professional and helpful. I have not experienced a nicer and helpful Marriott staff!! The female trainee (lisa?) at the front desk did a spectacular job at meeting our needs and being professional!! Our room was very nice... More

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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Within walking distance of MIT, this hotel was just plain nice! We stayed on the Concierge level and the food/snacks/drinks were convenient and well worth the extra cost. We had an awesome view of the Charles River and the roll-away bed they provided was a "real" bed and not a bunch of springs with a thin mattress. I'd definitely stay... More

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York, Pennsylvania
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 4 nights on business. Convenient location for MIT and for heading into Boston. Literally right next to the Kendall Red Line stop. Several good places to eat within a few blocks. Farmers market on the square outside one weekday afternoon. Very comfortable bed, and a nice room (quite large for a city hotel with a sofa, desk,... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at this hotel twice recently on a business trip. The hotel is in a good location and the rooms and facilities are also reasonable. The price is a little expensive but not unusual for Boston. The reason for the low rating is that on return from this trip I found the hotel had charged my credit card $4.50... More

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Tara B, Manager at Boston Marriott Cambridge, responded to this review

Hello Keith – I was disappointed to hear your comments regarding the charge to your account. I would like to resolve this issue for you but require additional information. Please contact me at tara.bassett@marriott.com. I look forward to hearing from you. More

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just completed a great visit to Boston to see family, and this hotel is great for a home base. It's VERY convenient to the Red Line (almost attached to the lobby) which gets you to Harvard, Davis and Central Squares, and South Station. Many good restaurants in the area. The lobby renovations are done, and the staff attitude is as... More

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Address: Two Cambridge Center, 50 Broadway, (Broadway & 3rd Street), Cambridge, MA 02142
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Location: United States > Massachusetts > Cambridge
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Boston Marriott Cambridge 3.5*
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As a top choice among Cambridge hotels, the Boston Marriott Cambridge is situated across the Charles River from downtown Boston and is the perfect location for your next visit to the city. This Cambridge hotel is positioned in Kendall Square near popular Boston area attractions. Top universities such as MIT, Harvard, and Boston University are just minutes away, as well as Massachusetts General Hospital & the Children's Hospital. Guests of this hotel in Cambridge will enjoy the close proximity to Harvard Square, Fenway Park, TD Banknorth Garden, the North End and the Museum of Science. Enjoy casual American fare at our Cambridge, MA hotel’s new restaurant, Champions. The Boston Marriott Cambridge hotel is also an ideal event and meeting facility. With ten breakout rooms and 12,000 sq ft of event space, this hotel can accommodate groups of any size. With easy access to Logan Airport, I-93 and the subway, the Boston Marriott Cambridge is the ideal lodging choice for business trips and vacations in Boston, MA. ... more   less 
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