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    Charles Hotel

    1 Bennett St, Cambridge, MA 02138
    (617) 207-6880
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    • Excellent59%
    • Very good27%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Loved this hotel. Room was great: beds comfortable, furniture and decor were lovely, and location was perfect for exploring Cambridge. I really enjoyed the quilts on display and although we only had coffee from Henrietta's table I was impressed with it's atmosphere. An added convenience...More

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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Once again, our stay at the Charles Hotel was excellent. I love the Charles. It's very comfortable and homey and I always feel welcomed. The location can't be beat. Our breakfast at Henrietta's Table was hearty and delicious.

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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I enjoyed my stay at the Charles, which was an excellent location for my visit to my family and also to visit colleagues at two universities. The staff was excellent. Breakfast was very good in an informal atmosphere..

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    Thank J1574GZmichaelb
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    I grew up in the Boston area, and went to high school in Cambridge down the river from this storied hotel. Sometimes I'd even stop in with some homework en route to the T. I told my sophomore self that as soon as I'd begun...More

    Thank John R
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Excellent location (in the heart of Cambridge), excellent restaurant (especially the breakfast menu), very confortable rooms (large, great bed, clean) and very nice and professional staff. I would definitely recommend this hotel.

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$222 - US$510 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Cambridge
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
    • #6 Business Hotel in Cambridge
    • #7 Family Hotel in Cambridge
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 295
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    • Massachusetts >
    • Cambridge
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    • Charles Hotel Cambridge
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    Jodi M
    22 June 2017|
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    Response from Joycearellano | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry you must have sent this question to the wrong place. I had a very positive stay at the Charles Hotel.
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    Rserio9809
    13 April 2017|
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    Response from Alex A | Property representative |
    Happy to help! The Charles Hotel is located approximately 8 miles from Logan Airport. While we do not have an airport shuttle, Ubers are available at all hours. We are also a five-minute walk from the Harvard Square T stop... More
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    19 November 2016|
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    Response from alexattia | Property representative |
    Yes, our late night in room dining menu is served from 11pm-6:30am. Please let us know if there is anything else we can do to prepare for your arrival. Alex Attia General Manager
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