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31 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed during the MIT Splash 2016. Even though it was extremely busy, Marriott never disappoints. The staff made the stay! Everyone at the front desk was so friendly and helpful. The cleaning staff were friendly and our room was immaculate. The breakfast service was delicious and the wait staff was lovely. If my daughter does end up going to... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We almost always stayed at the Cambridge Residence Inn when visiting our daughter in college there, but hadn't been there for a while since her graduation a few years ago. The Residence Inn is as good as ever. The common areas were remodeled recently - a nice facelift although the traffic patterns through the breakfast area aren't the best and... More 

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

Dear KV-MKE, Thank you very much for returning to our Hotel after a few years. I am very glad that we had the chance to welcome you back and receive such thorough feedback here on TripAdvisor. We have indeed completed renovations of the breakfast area, lobby, guestrooms, and hallways over the last few years. Please accept my sincere apologies for... More 

Fairfax, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here for one night in October 2016 for work. I have stayed here once before and had forgotten how nice a hotel it is, right in the heart of Cambridge. The rooms are great: quiet, nicely furnished, well maintained, and comfortable. The hotel's rooms all have two rooms. There is an entry room. This is a combination sitting... More 

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Conowingo
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Clean suite, enjoy having a living area separate from the bedroom/bath. The staff at the check in desk were great. They gave me a good recommendation for dinner, and was able to even enjoy the dessert hour afterwards. Breakfast in the morning was ok, the eggs were served up fresh but I couldn't get them to stay on the fork... More 

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Largo, Florida
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4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Wife and Daughter stayed for two days while visiting Harvard medical school. the staff was very nice, they upgraded the room to a suite, one queen size only in the room, was small, but comfortable. Breakfast was good.

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

Dear Mamoun A, Thank you very much for recently staying with us during your visit to Harvard Medical School. It is great to hear that the staff was able to offer an upgrade. Our mission is to provide memorable service, and it appears the Front Desk was very helpful. Feedback is an integral part of our business, and I will... More 

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Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

Very pleasantly surprised by friendly and flexible guest focused service at the Cambridge Residence Inn. I had called for a late checkout and they were very accommodating which was greatly appreciated. THANK YOU Room 1609 Oct 29

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Reviewed October 27, 2016

Overall, a very solid residence inn. The location is great in that you are next to the Kendall MIT station (a block) and right on MIT campus if that is why you are going. Staff were super friendly. Rooms were in the process of being updated and overall comfortable (although sofa bed was not the best). Rooms were quiet and... More 

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed October 23, 2016

Excellent location, you are almost on MIT campus. Rooms are nice and clean. It is like having your studio with a kitchen. The morning breakfast will remind you of your dorm days. If you like walking it is perfect, we used to walk till Harvard Square. Metro is close by too. BTW, there is a huge construction going on right... More 

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

Dear Praveen C, I am so glad to know that you took advantage of our central location. Thank you for choosing us on your recent visit. The local subway stop just 1 block away certainly gives a lot of options for touring Cambridge and Boston. The local area continues to boom with new additions, and I am hopeful the nearby... More 

Falmouth, Maine
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Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

This hotel was perfect for our recent trip to MIT. Parking was easy and our room was ready for check-in the morning of our arrival. Being able to settle in and freshen up before we were due at MIT made a huge difference! The staff was helpful and friendly. Our room was spacious and clean. We had a comfy bed... More 

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Speonk, New York
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Reviewed October 19, 2016

This has to be one of the best hotels in the Boston/Cambridge area. The rooms are clean. Close to Boston and surrounding colleges to visit. Plenty of places to eat nearby. The only problem is the construction that is going on nearby. The gym is small but good enough. Parking is pricey and a little tricky to get into. Felt... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to our newly-renovated Cambridge suites hotel in the heart of Kendall Square. Located on the corner of Broadway and Ames Streets, the Residence Inn Boston Cambridge Hotel is the perfect all-suite hotel for project teams, relocating families and temporary housing. Our unique hotel near MIT offers a newly-renovated gatehouse with intimate, inviting spaces for relaxation or catching up and free Wi-Fi throughout. Just minutes from downtown Boston, Mass General Hospital, and less than 2 miles from Fenway Park, the Residence Inn Cambridge helps you maintain peak performance with fully-equipped suites, including separate living, working and dining areas and daily housekeeping. Enjoy your stay with a complimentary hot daily breakfast buffet and The Residence Inn Mix, a new social experience. Our three meeting rooms are ideal for those looking to host trainings, corporate meetings or social events. Whether traveling for business or pleasure, Residence Inn Cambridge helps you stay productive and balanced. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Residence Inn Boston Cambridge

Address: 6 Cambridge Center, Cambridge, MA 02142
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Cambridge
Price Range: $161 - $448 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Boston Cambridge 3*
Number of rooms: 221
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Residence Inn Cambridge
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“If you are a work out buff, stay on the second floor”
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“Ask for two beds or a king, the one queen was two small for two.”
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“Ask for a better view than the garage!”
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“Every room is awesome.”
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