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Cambridge Gateway Inn

211 Concord Turnpike, Rt. 2 East, Cambridge, MA 02140
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  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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Stonington, Connecticut
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Rugs so wrinkled and stained as to be dangerous. We lucked out in that our bed was comfortable but everything was rusty and worn. Worse, they illegally advertise one rate and charge another. IN our case, two wrong rates (a coupon not honored, and the sign outside offering a lower rate). I am writing the Dept. of Consumer Affairs. Illegal,... More

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Boston, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is by far the worst hotel I have ever been too, the room are groos,the beds are really uncomfortablethe, the hallways smell and there so call free wifi doesnt even work this hotel should go out od business .I highly wouldn't recommend this hotel to anyone.YOu be better off sleeping in your car if anything

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

They didn't honor the special rate they had on their website, claiming it's only during nights with high availability (even though I stayed there on midweek day and the parking lot was empty). Then they put me in a room with no wifi even though they claimed all rooms have free wifi. They made excuses that I have a firewall,... More

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1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

I cannot begin to express how gross this hotel was... The bedding was dirty, there was no hot water, the carpet was dirty, everything was dirty... Very run down. And I even tried to get their nicest room. Paying extra for a suite.

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Wellington
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37 reviews 37 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

This hotel was given to us by Days Hotel. It is an older hotel. The lady at reception was very friendly and helpful. We took a non smoking room on the ground floor. Room was tired and basic. Beds were comfortable and clean although the pillows were hard. On mentioning this to the lady at reception she said the staff... More

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Bangor, Maine, United States
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

I came to Boston for a weekend and I checked in late on Friday. I was shocked when I heard that the hotel has no hot water. The hot water pump Is broken. It was very late and I had a very busy weekend. I could not go anywhere at 1:00 clock in the morning on Saturday, the day of... More

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New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

But close to it. Old, decrepit, broken, stained, disgusting. First room, no water in the faucet. Second room, the faucet came off in my hand. Third room, faucet worked, but the room smelled odd. We checked the bed for bugs first. Got stuck with out a hotel, and they had a coupon so we tried it. They refused to honor... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Worst place I have ever been to and ended up paying 97$ to stay there. The hallways were stuffy and smelly. The carpets in the hallways remember the Civil War. The room was ok. The towels were white, no stains and the sheets were white but don't know if they were washed. Someone mentioned in their review about drug dealers... More

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Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

Terrible! The worst stay of my life!!! Air condition did not work and room was unbearable hot and smelly. Insects were crawling in the bed! I reported it to the management which was extremely unfriendly and did not solve any issues. I decided to leave. Manager refused to give any refund. In a nutshell, I got screwed. Tempted to take... More

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Philly Area
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

I booked this hotel, but then called to cancel my reservation after reading the review on this forum. They gave me a cancellation number which I thankfully recorded. I noticed that my credit card was charged and no refund was issued. I called and was given a lame excuse about how it was because I was booked for a group... More

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Address: 211 Concord Turnpike, Rt. 2 East, Cambridge, MA 02140
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Cambridge
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