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Residence Inn Boston Cambridge

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed at the Resident’s Inn in Cambridge for nearly 3 weeks in January during a house renovation project. Overall we were very pleased with the accommodations and were happy to find a place away from home that fit our needs, so close to home. The staff at the front desk was not terribly engaging, but did their job fine.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very spacious and comfortable room. Very close to MIT. Short cab ride to North End. Wifi a little slow. Recommend for business travelers on short trips. Front Desk extremely helpful finding a cigar bar.

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Metro Manila, Philippines
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

Good base and cheaper alternative, if you need to get to Harvard and environs. Accessible by MBTA red line. A little challenging to find at first (both Cambridge Center and Broadway), but passersby were surprisingly helpful. Restaurants and cafes nearby. I liked the spacious room and the amenities (microwave, coffeemaker, utensils). There's a sofa across the really comfortable and soft... More 

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Brooklyn, New York, United States
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29 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for a swim meet at the MIT pool, which is a 15 minutes walk. Our room was a two bedroom suite, it has two bedroom with a queens in each room, a kitchen and dining room area. There is a living room with a sofa bed. Breakfast was provided but not great, as I think that due to... More 

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

Dear Lai229, I am so glad that you stayed with us during your recent swim meet held at the nearby MIT facility. Thank you very much for choosing our Hotel and for taking the time to post your comments. Please accept my sincere apologies for your breakfast experience not meeting your expectations. I was pleased, however, that you provided feedback... More 

Thomasville, North Carolina
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

I have stayed at many hotels in this area. This has been one of the nicest and the breakfast was surprisingly REALLY nice. It is located very close to the Red Line and near Kendall Square restaurants.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

I'll preface my review on the fact that my stay was very short -- one very short night -- and I did not have time to avail myself of the breakfast, which is usually a highlight in Residence Inn stays. The hotel's location is very convenient within Cambridge, particularly if you're visiting MIT. It is within a block of the... More 

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

Dear NellieVA, Thank you for recently staying with us and for taking the time to provide your feedback. I am sorry you didn’t have more time to spend with us, as this area is quite vibrant and a great place to mix business with enjoyment of the local culture. I appreciate the overall recap of the guest room experience, and... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

This RI is not new, but the rooms are super clean and efficient like most RI rooms. They could use some updating, some fixtures are/were loose, outlet cover in bathroom not secure, etc. The beauty of this property is the location! right next to MIT, close to Harvard, walking distance to Kendall Square and many other area properties. Service here... More 

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

Dear Kelli M, Thank you for recently staying at our Residence Inn in Cambridge and for taking the time to provide such valuable feedback. I am so happy to hear that our downtown location close to the subway provided convenient access to the area attractions. Please accept my sincere apologies for the items in the room that need updating as... More 

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111 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015 via mobile

Location location !!!! WOW !!! Really close to subway and nearby restaurants I walked to MIT If you are on budget this is hotel versus downtown Boston Great senior rate and nice oversized rooms Fantastic hot included breakfast A great value Marriott property

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Novi, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015

Enormous rooms! Nice views! I was here for 4 months on a business project. It's time for an upgrade though. The lobby furniture, bathrooms, fitness room, pool, laundry all need a major face lift. MAJOR. The staff is friendly and they offer receptions a few nights a week for the guests. The train station is walking distance and the area... More 

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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

We stayed at this hotel for 3 nights prior to our "leaf peeping" tour of Vermont & New Hampshire. The room was huge, clean and very well equipped. The front desk staff were very friendly and helpful. Elevators were always available. The breakfast was comprehensive and always plenty of seating available. The location is good to the T-red line (Kendall)... More 

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

Dear martyuk2015, Thank you very much for choosing our location for your interim visit before heading to northern New England for the beautiful fall foliage viewing. I appreciate your taking the time to post your comments on TripAdvisor. I’m very happy to hear that you enjoyed the spacious suite and took advantage of the complimentary daily breakfast buffet. I will... More 

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