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    A Friendly Inn at Harvard Square

    1673 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02138-4316
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    • Excellent12%
    • Very good40%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I've stayed in a lot of hotels, budget and super luxury, and honestly, have never had such rude front desk staff. The night man could barely be bothered to open the door, then was what I can only describe as surly. The morning woman was...More

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    Reviewed October 17, 2016

    If you are looking just for a clean, quiet place to spend a night or two, this is a good value considering the location. It's a cute building in a nice neighborhood but could really use a couple of upgrades. Our bed was so creaky,...More

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    Reviewed September 20, 2016

    Very clean, confortable beddings, very very close walking to the harvard square. Some improvments have to be set : water heat is irregular during showering, breakfast is just almost none and no fresh items or almost none, bananas at most. Wifi broke down 2 days,...More

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    Reviewed August 11, 2016

    The location is great with easy access to metro into downtown Boston. The rooms were clean and quiet. Breakfast was continental. The staff were nice and professional. It was a good deal considering the proximity to both Harvard and downtown Boston.

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    Reviewed July 12, 2016

    The location is its best value if you have Harvard business. The quaint room and bathroom were on the small side, but if you consider that this used to be a women's dorm ages ago, it makes sense. Everything was clean and made up daily....More

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    Irving House at Harvard
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    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • $212 - $248 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Trippo1952
    Good morning/buenos Dias, I am traveling to Punta Cana in April and would love to attend this church. When are the services, if they still have them! Thank you/gracias. Dottie O'Neil
    July 17, 2015|
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    Lnda B
    Can I get two separate beds in one room at your facility?. Can be two single beds.
    March 12, 2015|
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    Response from smallsy28 | Reviewed this property |
    I am sure they do twin rooms, we stayed in a double room, but it is quite a big hotel and am sure they will accommodate.
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    "not in front , try to choose backwards for bus stops on cambridge street"
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    "First floor had noise from close neighbors outside the open window."
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    "The bay window rooms at the front are larger and have larger bathrooms (although no dresser)."
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    "Its a quirky hotel with many corridors and stairs, difficult to suggest a room , ours was fine it was..."
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