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Royal Sonesta Boston

4.0 of 5 40 Edwin Land Blvd, Cambridge, MA 02142
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Walk to the Boston Museum of Science, not far from MIT and other places in the MIT neighborhood. Friendly staff, lovely and comfortable rooms, excellent food. Very thoughtful management who seem to have thought of everything.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great place to stay when in Boston. I have been fortunate enough to stay at the Royal Sonesta on a number of occasions with family. Our last trip was a ladies shopping vacation with Royal Sonesta being the perfect location. Rooms to an excellent standard, clean and extremely comfortable. Great views of the city. Staff extremely friendly and helpful. Concierge... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very nice rooms, everyone is very helpful and friendly. My room how ever smells like a French you know what... A popular 80's perfume. Was it Beverly Hills... Kind of gives me a head ache. Going to try out the bar shortly, looked nice as I passed by.

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RoyalSonesta, Manager at Royal Sonesta Boston, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to provide feedback about your stay. We hope to have you stay with us or at another Sonesta hotel in the future. More 

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29 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

this is a cosy comforable hotel, with big rooms overlooking the Charles river, and across the road from the Cambridgeside Galleria. Very helpful staff, super restaurants make this a fantastic place to stay!

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RoyalSonesta, Manager at Royal Sonesta Boston, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay, and we hope to have you stay with us again soon! More 

Hibernia, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have stayed at this hotel a few times, most recently in January while on business. The staff are friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. It has been renovated since my last visit and is very attractive. I have eaten at both restaurants and found the meals well presented and tasty. It's conveniently located across the street from a shopping mall. Shuttle... More 

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We are thrilled that you got to experience our newly renovated hotel and that you enjoyed your stay! Thank you for your feedback! More 

Arlington, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We flew to Boston last minute, our room was wrong the first night they made it right. Our room over looked the Charles river. view was great, room was modern and very clean. Would go back any time we are in Boston. Sat outside on a bench perfect afternoon. always a waiting taxi to go to dinner or sites.

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RoyalSonesta, Manager at Royal Sonesta Boston, responded to this review

We love to hear this! Thank you for your feedback, and please do visit us again! More 

Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 2 nights in early January. The staff are excellent, this is a great hotel with many great paintings and works of art dotted around the communal areas. It is clean and new looking and we were upgraded into a suite which was truly amazing. We can't really fault this hotel so maybe the food at the bar... More 

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Thank you for your feedback! We love to hear from our guests and are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your experience at our hotel. Please visit again soon! More 

New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Family of 4 in a 2 queen room isn't ideal, but we were comfortable during our 2 night stay. Definitely can recommend "River View" room on top floor of newer "west" tower. Pool and health club were good. Complimentary coffee and pastry in the cafe were great (make sure you get a voucher from the front desk). Lobby is hip... More 

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RoyalSonesta, Manager at Royal Sonesta Boston, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback on your stay! We are excited to hear you tried our new coffee shop and enjoyed your overall stay. We will forward your feedback regarding the internet to our team so we can work on improving this for future guests. More 

Gardner, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at hotel for New Years eve and had a great time. We couldn't have been happier with the staff. The front desk assisted us with finding the best place to see the fireworks and how to get there. We had a couple of personal issues during our stay, our party had nine people and the staff went out... More 

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Thank you for your review, and Happy New Year! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay, and we passed your feedback along to our staff. Please visit us again soon! More 

Plymouth, Massachusetts
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Horrible experience. Hotel is completely unwilling to address the issues that happened on the night we stayed. Strong marijuana smell in our room from across the hall - we called front desk 3 times and then local PD arrived with detective and squad car. We asked our room be moved for safety reasons which it was. Hotel is totally unwilling... More 

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Address: 40 Edwin Land Blvd, Cambridge, MA 02142
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Location: United States > Massachusetts > Cambridge
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Royal Sonesta Boston 4*
Number of rooms: 400
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Also Known As:
Sonesta Hotel Cambridge
Cambridge Sonesta Hotel
Sonesta Cambridge
Hotel Style:
#3 Luxury Hotel in Cambridge
#5 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
#5 Family Hotel in Cambridge
#8 Business Hotel in Cambridge

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