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Mary Prentiss Inn

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6 Prentiss St, Cambridge, MA 02140-2212 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Multilingual Staff
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews porter square historic house harvard square mass ave minute walk highly recommend this b b quiet street underground parking wet bar every afternoon jacuzzi tub breakfast was delicious the ground floor harvard law school first floor t station small fridge
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Reviewed October 31, 2018

We lucked out on our visit to Boston! The Mary Prentiss Inn had wonderful accommodations, terrific breakfasts and was within walking distance to the Harvard campus and the public transportation took us to the Freedom Trail and downtown Boston. We didn't need to use a...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Frank C
Reviewed October 20, 2018

This inn is beautiful. Truly. The décor, the architecture, the aromas of fresh baked goods all add up to a great first impression. We stayed in one of the private bungalows. They’re out back and set off from most of the hotel. There’s easy access...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank David H
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

This was our third stay at the Mary Prentiss Inn The two previous times we had lovely room off of the patio area and on the second floor. This time because we had left it late to book we had a room behind the reception...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank David L
Reviewed October 4, 2018

I have been staying at the Mary Prentiss Inn for several years now and it always feels like home when I arrive. The staff makes it a point to make visitors feel welcome. The rooms are immaculate, and the amenities are plentiful for an old...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Paula M
Reviewed October 3, 2018

We stayed at the Inn for two nights. We had a very beautiful room that was clean and nicely decorated. It is in a great location with Harvard and the T a 15 minute walk. The breakfast was excellent and very filling. The coffee and...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
$177 - $262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$177 - $262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Dining (20)
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glabo123
May 6, 2016|
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Response from John_and_Michele | Reviewed this property |
Also Christopher's is within walking distance in Porter Square. We have eaten there several times however not lately.
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Quilter149
April 13, 2016|
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Response from John_and_Michele | Reviewed this property |
No idea whether they have twins or not. Did you look at their website?
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Room Tips
"Avoid the bungalows and get bacon if offered"
49davidh
Oct 20, 2018
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"There is no elevator so if you have a hard time navigating stairs I suggest a first floor room."
Discover735328
Oct 4, 2018
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"I'd try to get something other than the one of the front rooms by the main door."
679tiak
Aug 1, 2018
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"the room I stayed in has wooden floor and it made lots of noise."
tingtingt2018
May 10, 2018
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