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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Boston - Cambridge

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   250 Monsignor O'Brien Highway, Cambridge, MA 02141
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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Coatesville, Indiana
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed one night at this hotel. Our room was clean. In a good area, that was close to attractions. They had great cookies at the front desk! Breakfast was good. Only down sound, we could hear all the noise from the street in the morning. Would stay again.

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MarkWoodmanGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Boston - Cambridge, responded to this review

Dear Emily D - We thank you for choosing to stay with us and we are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to have you as a guest in our hotel again soon. More

Dayton, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family spent 4 nights here. Front desk very friendly and helpful. The rooms were clean and hot breakfast was tasty. We made a to-go bag two mornings in order to catch an early train to Salem and get an early start sightseeing around Boston. The T stop is an easy walking distance.Will definitely stay again when in the area.

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MarkWoodmanGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Boston - Cambridge, responded to this review

Dear Marilyn F - We are so happy that you and your family enjoyed your vacation while with us and we thank you for sharing your comments about our staff. Please come back and visit us soon. More

Palmyra, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first trip to Boston. We chose this hotel outside of Boston due to price and we typically choose the Holiday Inn Express everywhere we travel. This hotel is really great. They have friendly service, clean rooms, comfortable beds and a good tv channel selection. The only downfall of this hotel is the parking situation. They don't have... More

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MarkWoodmanGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Boston - Cambridge, responded to this review

Dear 143totravel - We are so happy that you enjoyed your time with us and that you found our location to fit your needs when visiting Boston, as well as saving you money from staying downtown. We thank you for choosing our location and look forward to seeing you again soon. More

Ohio
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93 reviews 93 reviews
14 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have spent 4 nights here while visiting Cambridge. We carefully evaluated all available hotels and chose this one because of the proximity to the bus and train stop at Lechmere. We were warmly greeted upon our arrival and delighted with the room. It has two sleek desks and comfy chairs for computer use. It has lots of outlets to... More

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MarkWoodmanGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Boston - Cambridge, responded to this review

Dear yoohoo614 - Thank you for sharing all of your wonderful comments about our hotel, location and staff, though I am very disappointed to hear that you were not given consistent service from the front desk team. One of our great assets in our hotel is our friendly staff and it seems that they were not on their A game... More

Grand Rapids, Michigan
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first visit to Boston, and loved the location of this hotel. It is just three blocks from the subway T. Room was very clean, bed comfortable & morning breakfast was hot with a clean eating area. Front desk staff very helpful and answered all our questions when it came to directions and things to do.

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MarkWoodmanGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Boston - Cambridge, responded to this review

Dear dougvickin - You hit on all of the great things that make our hotel so wonderful for guests visiting Boston - location to the T, clean comfortable rooms, friendly helpful staff members and a great value without paying to stay in Boston. Thank you for choosing us during your trip and we look forward to seeing you again soon. More

Mexico City, Mexico
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70 reviews 70 reviews
38 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I Visited this HIE because we needed a hotel in the Boston area at an affordable price. The hotel is 2 blocks away from Lechmere T station, so you can reach the Boston downtown and attractions relatively easy. It is worth noting that the zone of the Hotel it´s not the best in Cambridge, it is in a Street full... More

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MarkWoodmanGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Boston - Cambridge, responded to this review

Dear Velezmar - Thank you for sharing your comments about our recently renovated hotel. However, I am disappointed to hear that you thought our front desk staff was not up to par. Many of our guests say the opposite so I apologize that you may have caught them on a bad day. Thank you for choosing to stay with us... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When booking a last minute cruise from Boston to Quebec, we found it impossible to find a room in Boston vicinity for less than $500 (up to $800 per night). Found out later big doctor convention took all the available rooms in the city which drove up rates for that weekend .Finally got a $250 room through priceline and it... More

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MarkWoodmanGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Boston - Cambridge, responded to this review

Dear William H - We are so happy that you enjoyed your short stay with us and that our location worked out so well for you prior to your cruise. We hope to have you as a guest again soon. More

Southampton, United Kingdom
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50 reviews 50 reviews
48 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed here for 3 nights as part of a road trip from Chicago to Washington DC Recently refurbished with new fittings, carpets and comfy beds! Free parking ok but only 40 spaces, first come basis. Try not to leave it late to book in! Reception staff very polite and friendly (Jimmy, good sense of humour!) Room was a good size,... More

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MarkWoodmanGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Boston - Cambridge, responded to this review

Dear Hotrod855 - You certainly enjoyed your stay with us and we appreciate you highlighting all of the great things our hotel has to offer - close to restaurants and shopping, close to the T and attractions, free breakfast, our friendly front desk staff... Thank you for choosing to stay with us and we look forward to seeing you again... More

Austin, Texas
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14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

The location of the hotel outlook and neighborhood is not great but it is close to green line T and mall (5 minute walk). Another advantage is the free parking and also good breakfast. The staff was very friendly and helpful. We had some issues with the room and those were resolved by the staff. If you need to go... More

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MarkWoodmanGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Boston - Cambridge, responded to this review

Dear Faisal L - Thank you for mentioning how convenient our hotel is to the T as well as restaurants and shopping here in Cambridge. However, there is a T bus (#69) that takes many of our guests directly to Harvard Square that would be much faster than walking (though the walk is very pleasant as well). Our team thanks... More

Austin, Texas
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4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This is a better than average HIExpress in terms of the breakfast, room comfort, and location to Cambridge & public transportation to Boston's highlights. There's a shopping center behind it with a grocery store for snacks you can store in the larger-than-normal room fridge, and there's also a Dunkin Donuts & McDonalds if you need some fast food. Easy couple... More

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MarkWoodmanGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Boston - Cambridge, responded to this review

Dear TravelTalesATX - We appreciate all of your kind words about our hotel, location and staff. As you mentioned, our hotel is on a busy street but we think you said it well when you indicated that our hotel is one of the nicer attractions in our neighborhood. Thank you for choosing to spend your time in Boston with us... More

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Address: 250 Monsignor O'Brien Highway, Cambridge, MA 02141
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Location: United States > Massachusetts > Cambridge
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express & Suites Boston - Cambridge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 112
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