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Newtown Square
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Above average hotel. Well kept up, within walking distance of a "T" subway stop. Hourly shuttles to Harvard Square as well. Adequate breakfast, if one doesn't mind scrambled eggs, pork sausage, and mediocre bagels. But the price is right, and the hotel staff seemed friendly.

Thank winefishhoops
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 12 August 2015

It is very nice friendly hotel ,very close to Harvard University and has a free shuttle service to Harvard Square.The breakfast was included in the charges and was good.Rooms are clean with comfortable beds,hotel housekeeping were efficient and punctual.Wifi is free!!

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Annapolis, Maryland
Reviewed 10 August 2015

The Tria is a hotel that offered a comfortable room with a nice breakfast. We have stayed here several times and like the rooms, the breakfast, the location close to the Alewife subway stop and even a shuttle to Harvard Square. The prices are fairly good for the Boston Cambridge area ($250 per night including taxes). The bathrooms could use...

Thank wladamson
cambridge, United States
Reviewed 4 August 2015

This is a nice hotel. It was clean. The bathroom was small and was older but clean and in working condition. Our room was right by the elevator and we could hear a lot of hall noise. Other than that, it was a good value. I would stay there again. The complimentary breakfast and the shuttle service was great.

1Thank Christine R
Reviewed 30 July 2015

I stayed at the Best Western Tria in the Cambridge area for 2 nights and had a good stay. The room was a good size and bed comfortable. Linens were clean and well pressed and room generally clean. There was a well functioning AC unit in the room and all basic amenities covered. The closet was rather small and safes...

1Thank pusrp
Great Falls, Montana
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

Took a few extra days on a business trip to see the sights of Boston. Let's be honest Boston hotels are out of my price budget at well over $250 a night. The great thing about this hotel is it is close (half mile) to the Red Line metro station "Alewife" and in a good neighborhood. The breakfast was decent....

Thank Robbiolio
Reviewed 25 July 2015

If you need a place to stay in Cambridge and are driving, this is the place I recommend. It is a functional hotel surrounding by parking lots on three sides, including a Whole Foods, Trader Joe's, Starbucks, Chipotle's, etc. It is not quaint by any stretch but a fine hotel none-the-less with a shuttle to Harvard Square. Great especially for...

Thank Paul G
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 July 2015

I stayed here for 4 nights whilst on business in the offices nearby. The room I stayed in was spacious enough, had airco, a large double bed, 32" flat screen television,fridge and tea and coffee making facilities. The room was clean and tidy throughout my stay and the bed was comfy so I didn't really suffer with too much jet-lag...

Thank Elaine H
Hereford, Texas
Reviewed 22 July 2015

Recommended on the Harvard college visit site. Ask for the Harvard discount. Provides a free shuttle to and from Harvard. Hotel is nice with complimentary breakfast. Starbucks is attached if you want to pay up for something else.

1Thank Besttravelsnow
San Diego
Reviewed 21 July 2015

This hotel is further out of Boston yet a bit more affordable. Near Harvard, it's surrounded by historic buildings and things to see. There's a Whole Foods right behind the hotel which is convenient. There was some construction in the area and this impacted traffic.

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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
One of the premier Hotel's in New England is also Boston's best value, offering 121 brand new or newly renovated guest rooms with mini fridge, flat screen TVs, wired and wireless Internet access, luxurious linens and individual digital climate control units in each room. Guests enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast daily in the expanded breakfast area and affordable parking is also available on site. ... more   less 

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Address: 220 Alewife Brook Pkwy, Cambridge, MA 02138-1102
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Cambridge
Price Range: $173 - $539 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Tria 3*
Number of rooms: 121
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Also Known As:
Best Western Tria
Best Western Cambridge
Cambridge Best Western
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Cambridge
#6 Family Hotel in Cambridge
#9 Business Hotel in Cambridge
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