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    Harvard Square Hotel

    110 Mount Auburn St, Cambridge, MA 02138-5774
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          US$269
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          Overview
          • Excellent40%
          • Very good27%
          • Average20%
          • Poor6%
          • Terrible3%
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          “harvard square” (193 reviews)
          “great location” (125 reviews)
          “free coffee” (14 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Air Conditioning
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Multilingual Staff
          Wheelchair Access
          Laundry Service
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 11 April 2017

          We always enjoy our stay with you, and the hotel never disappoints. Very cordial and attentive staff, clean rooms, and hot coffee in the mornings. We have a freshman son at Harvard College, and I graduated in '82 and am headed back for a class...More

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          Response from Richard C, General Manager at Harvard Square Hotel

          Dear Valued Guest: Thank you for your loyalty to the Harvard Square Hotel and your very nice review of the Harvard Square Hotel. Please contact me directly about making a future reservation and I will see if we have any cancellations for the dates that...More

          Reviewed 2 April 2017

          It wasn't just the pillows that smelled of unwashed hair, the graffiti in the elevator shaft, the unsuccessful attempt at covering up bad smells with what could only be described as foot-scented Febreeze, or the fact that the bathroom door didn't clear the edge of...More

          Thank KokoFo
          Response from Richard C, General Manager at Harvard Square Hotel

          Dear Valued Guest: Thank you for your review of the Harvard Square Hotel. I apologize that our hotel did not meet your expectations. We do pride ourselves on our friendly brand of hospitality and our city center location. As business owner since 2005 thank you...More

          Reviewed 30 March 2017

          This hotel needs some additional amenities - there is no gym, no breakfast, no decent in-room amenities, tiny tvs, etc. The showers look cool, but in reality are FREEZING because of the inability to close the door/curtains.More

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          Response from Richard C, General Manager at Harvard Square Hotel

          Dear Valued Guest: Thank you for your review. I appreciate your comments. I apologize that our hotel amenities were not what you expected. Our hotel's primary attribute is our incredible city center location within walking distance of cafes, restaurants, health clubs and Harvard University. We...More

          Reviewed 28 March 2017

          Claen and well appointed hotel. Centrally located and easy to get around Harvard by foot. The duty managers were very helpful in suggestions for dining and getting from A to B. There are tea and coffee provisions in the hotel foyer. My only complaint was...More

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          Response from Richard C, General Manager at Harvard Square Hotel

          Dear LizMc61, Thank you very much for your review. I noticed that you have many reviews on Tripadvisor and your comments mean a lot to me as General Manager and Business Owner. Thank you Richard Carbone

          Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

          Very unimpressive and the room smelled. At 249 per night, this is one of the worst values for your dollar that I have ever seen, and I do quite a bit of business travel. I would not stay here again if it was the only...More

          Thank Joel G
          Response from Richard C, General Manager at Harvard Square Hotel

          Dear Joel G: Thank you for your review. I apologize that your guest room did not smell fresh. I will follow up with my housekeeping staff. Your constructive feedback means a lot to me as I have overseen the hotel for the past 22 years....More

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$215 - US$444 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #10 Business Hotel in Cambridge
          • #12 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
          • #13 Family Hotel in Cambridge
          • Room types
          • Accessible rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 73
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          • Cambridge Harvard Square Hotel
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          AldenDfw
          I am planning to visit the area, by custom, at Thanksgiving. Concerned about pending construction. Mr. Carbone, will your hotel be undergoing renovation then? Snd if not, will your HVAC be working prior to construction? Thanks.
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          milu
          Is the hotel undergoing some kind of repairs? The hotel seems great but Im concerned about reviews telling about odors and AC not working, but most about odors, Thank you
          25 May 2017|
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          Response from AldenDfw | Reviewed this property |
          I have not ever had odor issues. Last time I visited, elevator was broken, but no construction. Agree with other reply: just call and ask!
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          mwhite321321
          who booked this for you? Did you know what type of hotel and what it offered before booking?
          3 April 2017|
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          Response from Richard C | Property representative |
          Dear mwhite321: The Harvard Square Hotel is a city center hotel located in Harvard Square Cambridge. We are close to all of the shops and cafes as well as the Harvard University campus is within walking distance of our... More
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          "Lower floor as the one elevator is slow"
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          "Only choose this hotel if the weather is such that you will not need to adjust the temperature in the room."
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