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Irving House at Harvard

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“private bath”(20 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Cheap. Pleasant front desk staff. Small room, but had everything you need. 3 floors, no elevator. Average - but free- breakfast. Scrambled and hard-boiled eggs, total, English and regular muffins, croissants, cereals, cheese. Good coffee selection. Two juices. Free cookies and fruit for snacking after...More

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Response from RSolem, Owner at Irving House at HarvardResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind and specific review! We hope to see you again some time if your travels bring you back to Cambridge!

Innkeeper's Favourite Review
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Clean place on a great location near harvard square. Good complete breakfast, tea, coffee and cake during the whole day on a common kitchen with microwave, and self service laundry at a good price. I spent the thanksgiving there and they offered a free delicious...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location is great, walking distance to everywhere on Harvard campus. The room is small, outdated, there are only a few rooms with private restroom. The free breakfast is OK, staff are very friendly. Nice place to stay if you want to experience the campus...More

Thank moonriseny
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was visiting a friend and opted for this B&B based on others' recommendations. The room was on the first floor (thankfully) and the amenities were basic. The breakfast was good and the availability of snacks in the evening was a nice choice. I was...More

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Response from RSolem, Owner at Irving House at HarvardResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your thoughtful review. We hope to see you again some time if your travels bring you back to Our Fair City!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently stayed here on three separate occasions over three weeks because of my course at Harvard. Each stay was comfortable, accommodating, and pleasant. Each room I was assigned was super clean and the shared bathrooms were as well. The dining area downstairs was charming...More

Thank mistermikeNewJersey
Response from RSolem, Owner at Irving House at HarvardResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you ! We are very pleased that you enjoyed our kind of hospitality...I will let Anguel and Craig know of your kind words. Your thoughtful details on our property will help other travelers make their decisions. We appreciate your taking the time to provide...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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US$129 - US$318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$129 - US$318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Joanne K
6 July 2014|
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Response from RSolem | Property representative |
Dear Joanne, We do not have suites, so, depending on your preferences, we could accommodate your party in 2 or 3 rooms. With your son being so tall, I would recommend three rooms each with queen bed and private bath. This... More
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Joanne K
6 July 2014|
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Joanne, I believe I have answered this question in another response. Irving House does not have suites, so we would accommodate your party in two or three rooms. Your tall 16 year old would be more comfortable in a full... More
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"Lots of stairs to climb for those in upper floors."
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