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Mary Prentiss Inn

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Elkins Park, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 5 January 2015

We are a very close family with four children, one of whom is married and another engaged. Two of our four children live in Boston and one is a Medical Resident which means that her time is extremely limited. The only way we could gather everyone from the Philadelphia area, Binghamton (where our son attends University) and Boston is to...

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Reviewed 5 January 2015

The rooms are tastefully decorated and so comfortable. It is located just a short walk from the MTA (Porter Square), wonderful restaurants, and fun little boutiques. The morning breakfast and the afternoon tea are amazing and the staff makes you feel right at home.

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Portland, Maine
Reviewed 3 January 2015

I couldn't wait to get home to write this. Not that I wanted to leave, but real life (children, cats, work meetings) beckoned so we did leave. But under duress. the building is nothing short of marvelous, extremely pretty, and well taken care of. Our room was very nice in size, neither too big nor too small. It was very...

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 29 December 2014

As soon as I pulled up to the inn, the exterior and interior, this place was lovely! The staff was so helpful and made sure that my stay with my 2 kids (age 2 and 4) were also comfortable and had everything we needed. I thought it was so charming that they serve tea/coffee and treats every afternoon. They serve...

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England
Reviewed 19 December 2014

I agree with all the positive remarks about the Mary Prentiss and would definitely stay again. As a tip for other travellers especially those from outside of the USA (like ourselves), if you are travelling by car and using a sat-nav, make sure you input the city as Cambridge, not Boston, as we did. There is a Prentiss Street in...

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St. John
Reviewed 10 December 2014

I love this inn. It is conveniently located off the red line Porter Square stop, it's beautiful down to the last detail and the breakfast is creative and tasty. The beds are comfy and the whole place is charming as could be. I will stay here again as my children go to college in Cambridge.

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Connecticut
Reviewed 6 December 2014

The rooms are lovely and the staff is very friendly. The breakfast was delicious. I chose the continental breakfast which included oatmeal which was the best I ever had. The afternoon tea was perfect, delicious cookies and muffins. The location cannot be beat - it is walking distance to Harvard Square. Loved it!

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Eugene, Oregon
Reviewed 5 December 2014

I can confirm that this hotel is charming, clean, personable staff, quiet location (especially as it's a block off of Mass Ave hence spared that road noise), and their breakfast is very tasty and more than enough. The place is slightly closer to Porter than Harvard Square, but the walk to either is not a problem. I very much recommend...

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 30 November 2014

The hotel is very old and well kept. What you perceive when you are at Mary Prentiss is that you are at a hotel, not at a bed and breakfast which is supposed to be. We arrived at 8:00pm so we asked the girl at the font office where we could eat, she told us about two very close restaurants,...

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Reviewed 25 November 2014

My wife and I had an awesome stay while she was attending a class at Harvard. MPI is a very convenient walk down Mass' Ave. to Harvard Law School and Harvard Graduate School of Education. The decor is exactly as it should be, our room was spotless, and the breakfast was the best that we have ever had at this...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Mary Prentiss Inn

Address: 6 Prentiss Street, Cambridge, MA 02140
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Cambridge
Price Range: $336 - $476 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Mary Prentiss Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“the stairs were a bit squeaky so maybe get a room not close to them”
klhlash, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Best to get rooms on the bottom floor if you have any issues at all with stairs. There are plenty to choose from!”
JerseyGirlNewYork, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room 9 in the old house is lovely and large, full of creaky charm.”
Wanderlust777, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Book far in advance. The Inn is close to all the universities in Cambridge and fills up quickly.”
mrycik, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Call the Inn for assistance choosing the right room for your needs. The owners/staff are very pleasant and helpful.”
U6158JVrobins, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
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