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Residence Inn Boston Cambridge

3.0 of 5 6 Cambridge Center, Cambridge, MA 02142
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Boulder, Colorado
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30 reviews 30 reviews
21 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in Cambridge for a week to attend a course at MIT. The location of this hotel was excellent and it offered the best value for the area without being ghetto. The rooms were clean and quiet and I slept great. I did have to change rooms once when I arrived; I had asked for a quiet room when... More

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Kfar Saba, Israel
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

located a short walk from MIT underground, nice and safe neighborhood. Takes minutes to get downtown. The room was big, found kitchenette useful. Good breakfast. they have complementary light meals in some evenings. price was high.

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Sharon, Vermont
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138 reviews 138 reviews
49 hotel reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were 5 people-- 2 adults, and 3 teen boys aged 12-15 for a weekend, and we were of course quite cramped in the smallish 1 BR suite. This was not a surprise--- we had reviewed the accommodations with the hotel and understood that the room would be just barely adequate for our group. The room does indeed has a... More

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RI-Cambridge-GM, General Manager at Residence Inn Boston Cambridge, responded to this review

Dear ordinarymind, Thank you for bringing your family to stay the weekend with us recently. I truly appreciate the time you took to post your comments to TripAdvisor. I will be certain to pass along your comments about the good cleaning to our Housekeeping team. They work very hard each day to provide a clean and comfortable atmosphere, and I... More

Lakeville, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have stayed here several times, and have always been pleased. The manager is phenomenal, and has a great staff on board. The rooms are spacious, and its nice to have the bonus of a kitchenette. Beds are comfortable. This is a great option for a girls weekend, a quick family getaway, or a quiet weekend without the kids!

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Seattle, Washington
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Customer service - Great Location - Good Rooms - Decent The service and location are what drove me to a Very Good rating. I just completed a 3 night stay (Thu to Sunday) at the Residence Inn in Cambridge. I went back and forth on which hotel to stay at while in the Boston area, but finally settled on the... More

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Roswell, Georgia, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 via mobile

Very spacious rooms, good standard Marriott quality. Nice to have kitchenette with full-size fridge and stovetop. Breakfast had good choices. Views not much, but that's not the focus. Steps from the Kendall Sq T stop. Easy walk to Central Sq are as well. A bit pricey, but again -- the location somewhat demands it. All things considered, I prefer the... More

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RI-Cambridge-GM, General Manager at Residence Inn Boston Cambridge, responded to this review

Dear Andy T, Thank you for staying with us recently when you visited the Cambridge / Boston area. I appreciate your taking the time to post your comments to TripAdvisor. It seems as if you took advantage of our location in the heart of Kendall Square, nearby to the local subway station and other vibrant neighborhoods. I understand that you... More

Ann Arbor, Michigan
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70 reviews 70 reviews
31 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

This was a great place to stay; much less $$ than staying inside the Boston tourist zone (Copley, Back Bay...), and with a ton more neighborhood character (Meadhall across the street, Clover, Area Four, Flour). The hotel is comfortable (good bed, separate living area/kitchenette, 2 blocks from the T) with free breakfast (didn't try it) and OK free wifi. I'll... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

The hotel is very clean and everything was good, I would just call some attention to breakfast. I had the feeling that the ladies working at the breakfast are too slow for the job, they had two trays of scrambled eggs empty just seating on the table when I arrived for breakfast, then it took 8 minutes to get it... More

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RI-Cambridge-GM, General Manager at Residence Inn Boston Cambridge, responded to this review

Dear CakesQuerida, Thank you for recently staying at our Residence Inn! I appreciate the feedback regarding your stay, and will especially pass along your comments regarding the cleanliness. Please accept my apologies for your experience during breakfast. I have asked the Food and Beverage Supervisor to use your experience as training and feedback for his staff. I was disappointed to... More

New England
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124 reviews 124 reviews
35 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014 via mobile

This residence inn is first rate. Rooms are newly remodeled, very clean and very functional for business travelers. Strong internet connection worked well for streaming video (6.95 day up-grade from free internet). Buffet Breakfast was very good for hotels in this class and had lots of choices. Front desk staff were very friendly and efficient. Parking garage is adjacent to... More

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Ocean, New Jersey
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24 reviews 24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I love hotels with kitchens. I have dietary allegies so I need to buy or bring food to eat. The staff was helpful and the restaurant kitchen. Could answer my questions about food. Great morning breakfast. We also enjoyed the last bbq of the season. They are conveniently located near the T so we could leave our car in the... More

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Address: 6 Cambridge Center, Cambridge, MA 02142
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Cambridge
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Boston Cambridge 3*
Number of rooms: 221
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