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    Mary Prentiss Inn

    6 Prentiss St, Cambridge, MA 02140-2212
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Really enjoyed my stay at the Mary Prentiss Inn this last week. Location: They're a block away from good espresso (Simon's Coffee Shop) and a decent bottle shop (University Wine Shop). Only a few minutes to walk over to the Porter metro stop. An easy,...More

    Thank Erin S
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    First thing to say about the Mary Prentiss is what you get for your money. Compared to surrounding hotels in Cambridge and those in Boston the cost of a nights stay is excellent, and although the room I had on the top floor was compact,it...More

    Thank kingsizehomer
    Reviewed 27 July 2017

    We spent 2 nights at the Mary Prentiss and it was a refreshing step into history. Even the aroma drifting up the staircase (be sure you can haul your bags up 3 flights if you're on the top floor) reminded me of reading Jane Austen...More

    Thank HikerBob66
    Reviewed 22 July 2017

    I stayed at the MPI for one night, alas, as I would have enjoyed more time. I was in town for a conference (at Lesley U, just a few blocks away) and so the Inn was just a respite in between sessions. I stayed in...More

    Thank ParisTourist
    Reviewed 8 July 2017

    In town with my daughter for college visits--nicely situated right in the middle between MIT and Harvard--an easy walk to the Portman Square T stop. We had a wonderful stay here! Absolutely beautiful inn, with wonderful, welcoming touches. Our room was fabulous--spacious, clean, and beautifully...More

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    • US$208 - US$380 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    glabo123
    6 May 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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    Loretta P
    13 April 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 #2 was recently remodeled (I'm told) and had a nice, large window"
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    "If you have trouble climbing stairs do not pick a room on the 3rd floor."
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    "Make sure that if you book an attic room, you inquire about the shower- hard to use due to the eaves!"
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