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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
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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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Springfield, Illinois
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86 reviews 86 reviews
33 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Traveling to Cambridge for a weekend meeting at this hotel. This was my first experience in the Royal Sonesta and it was absolutely fantastic. The rooms are very modern - the lighting is nearly nearly all LED lighting and digitally controlled from the bed. The Internet was stable and there is plentiful electricity around the room and around the bed.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed here for 4 nights at the start of November 2014. When we'd been looking for a hotel in Boston, we'd struggled to find somewhere to stay that was remotely near the centre of town that wasn't massively overpriced, so although this hotel was by no means cheap, it was probably the most reasonably priced hotel... More

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

Thanks so much for your feedback! We are glad to hear you would stay with us again on a future Boston visit, and we hope to see you soon. More

Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Sonesta is a beautiful hotel. Check in was fast and easy thanks to Mesale, who provided info on the hotel and it's surroundings. The rooms are spacious and the room service is great. Alisha's help made my stay feel very welcome.

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Thanks for taking the time to share a review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed our hotel, and we hope you will consider us the next time you are in the Boston area. More

Cambridge
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at this hotel for 2 nights. I had meetings at the hotel. Very modern. Very clean. I left my handbag in taxi back to the airport. Hotel security very helpful. They had a video camera that captured the taxi # and the f/u with the dispatcher to find my handbag persistantly and even called me at home on... More

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We are so glad we were able to help! Thank you for writing such a nice review of our hotel. We would love to have you stay with us the next time you are in the Boston area! More

Portland, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

At first you might not think this would be a child friendly hotel - filled with professionals formality. However, when my 4 and 5 yr old boys arrived they were warmly greeted. The staff were all incredibly friendly. Samuel, an exceptionally sweet man who helped us with our luggage made a HUGE impression on them. He continued to not only... More

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

We love to hear this! We always welcome families and have a variety of activities and packages throughout the year that are just for kids. We will definitely pass your feedback on to Samuel. Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Your feedback is important to us, and we are so happy to hear you enjoyed your... More

London, United Kingdom
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked a week working in Boston at the Royal Sonesta as all other hotels were booked. Boston's getting to be a tough place to find a place to stay. Very much hope I don't have to go back. A few pros and cons: PROS: * View from the room on 10th floor was partially blocked yet nonetheless a great view... More

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

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. We are so sorry about the issues you experienced, and we will share your feedback with our team to follow up on each one. If there is any additional information you would like to share, please do not hesitate to email me at mmalloy@sonesta.com. More

Toronto, Canada
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170 reviews 170 reviews
27 hotel reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time I have encountered motion night lights placed by your feet so when you get out of bed you can see, what an awesome idea. The room was furnished well and newly renovated but there were signs it was rushed i.e. the carpet was short an inch on one side of the room, towel hooks in the bathroom could... More

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

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us and the Tripadvisor community. We appreciate that you included the highlights of your stay as well as areas in which we can improve. We share all of those comments with our team and will keep them in mind as we move forward. If you have a moment and... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The reception people were so friendly and helpful especially Patrick 😊,he was always helping us.the location was just few steps from the Galleria mall & many resturant nearby the hotel 5 minutes walking.

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

Thank you so much for your kind review! We will definitely pass your feedback along to our team. We hope to have you visit again soon! More

Lee, Massachusetts
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54 reviews 54 reviews
9 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The views are great and the hotel is very centrally located. You can basically walk to most of the areas attractions. Rooms are modern and very well appointed, and good size for a city hotel. We skipped the breakfast and enjoyed a great meal across the street at one of the many fine restaurants. Weekend rates can be very good,... More

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We love to hear from happy guests! Thanks for your feedback and for recommending us to the Tripadvisor community. More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mediocre small room at exorbitant room. Was charged $25 for an extra cot but was moved to excellent double room the second day. Expensive inadequate parking with spaces too small for any SUV. Extremely poor value consistent with Boston which has surpassed NYC in terms of exorbitant prices. Great location with good river views. Excellent fitness center but no hot... More

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We're sorry to hear that you were disappointed by several aspects of your stay. We appreciate all guest feedback as it helps us to constantly work on improving our guest experience. We will share your feedback with our team. Thank you for taking the time to write a review. 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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Cambridge Sonesta Hotel
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