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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 12 November 2016

We almost always stayed at the Cambridge Residence Inn when visiting our daughter in college there, but hadn't been there for a while since her graduation a few years ago. The Residence Inn is as good as ever. The common areas were remodeled recently - a nice facelift although the traffic patterns through the breakfast area aren't the best and...

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RI-Cambridge-GM, General Manager at Residence Inn Boston Cambridge, responded to this review

Dear KV-MKE, Thank you very much for returning to our Hotel after a few years. I am very glad that we had the chance to welcome you back and receive such thorough feedback here on TripAdvisor. We have indeed completed renovations of the breakfast area, lobby, guestrooms, and hallways over the last few years. Please accept my sincere apologies for...

Fairfax, Virginia
Reviewed 9 November 2016

I stayed here for one night in October 2016 for work. I have stayed here once before and had forgotten how nice a hotel it is, right in the heart of Cambridge. The rooms are great: quiet, nicely furnished, well maintained, and comfortable. The hotel's rooms all have two rooms. There is an entry room. This is a combination sitting...

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Conowingo
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Clean suite, enjoy having a living area separate from the bedroom/bath. The staff at the check in desk were great. They gave me a good recommendation for dinner, and was able to even enjoy the dessert hour afterwards. Breakfast in the morning was ok, the eggs were served up fresh but I couldn't get them to stay on the fork...

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Largo, Florida
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Wife and Daughter stayed for two days while visiting Harvard medical school. the staff was very nice, they upgraded the room to a suite, one queen size only in the room, was small, but comfortable. Breakfast was good.

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RI-Cambridge-GM, General Manager at Residence Inn Boston Cambridge, responded to this review

Dear Mamoun A, Thank you very much for recently staying with us during your visit to Harvard Medical School. It is great to hear that the staff was able to offer an upgrade. Our mission is to provide memorable service, and it appears the Front Desk was very helpful. Feedback is an integral part of our business, and I will...

Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Very pleasantly surprised by friendly and flexible guest focused service at the Cambridge Residence Inn. I had called for a late checkout and they were very accommodating which was greatly appreciated. THANK YOU Room 1609 Oct 29

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portland, or
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Overall, a very solid residence inn. The location is great in that you are next to the Kendall MIT station (a block) and right on MIT campus if that is why you are going. Staff were super friendly. Rooms were in the process of being updated and overall comfortable (although sofa bed was not the best). Rooms were quiet and...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Excellent location, you are almost on MIT campus. Rooms are nice and clean. It is like having your studio with a kitchen. The morning breakfast will remind you of your dorm days. If you like walking it is perfect, we used to walk till Harvard Square. Metro is close by too. BTW, there is a huge construction going on right...

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RI-Cambridge-GM, General Manager at Residence Inn Boston Cambridge, responded to this review

Dear Praveen C, I am so glad to know that you took advantage of our central location. Thank you for choosing us on your recent visit. The local subway stop just 1 block away certainly gives a lot of options for touring Cambridge and Boston. The local area continues to boom with new additions, and I am hopeful the nearby...

Falmouth, Maine
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

This hotel was perfect for our recent trip to MIT. Parking was easy and our room was ready for check-in the morning of our arrival. Being able to settle in and freshen up before we were due at MIT made a huge difference! The staff was helpful and friendly. Our room was spacious and clean. We had a comfy bed...

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Speonk, New York
Reviewed 19 October 2016

This has to be one of the best hotels in the Boston/Cambridge area. The rooms are clean. Close to Boston and surrounding colleges to visit. Plenty of places to eat nearby. The only problem is the construction that is going on nearby. The gym is small but good enough. Parking is pricey and a little tricky to get into. Felt...

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Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

This was perfect for what we needed. It was much more economical than most of the other hotels in the area. It was a mini efficiency suite, with a separate bedroom and a sofa couch. We found it to be very clean and the people are very friendly and helpful. The room boasts free breakfast in the morning. Don't get...

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RI-Cambridge-GM, General Manager at Residence Inn Boston Cambridge, responded to this review

Dear Mommamia1217, Thank you for taking the time to post your feedback about your recent visit to the Hotel. I am so glad to know that you enjoyed the extra space in the suite. We recently launched a new breakfast menu designed to offer a wider variety of food choices and create a rotation over the week. I have asked...

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to our newly-renovated Cambridge suites hotel in the heart of Kendall Square. Located on the corner of Broadway and Ames Streets, the Residence Inn Boston Cambridge Hotel is the perfect all-suite hotel for project teams, relocating families and temporary housing. Our unique hotel near MIT offers a newly-renovated gatehouse with intimate, inviting spaces for relaxation or catching up and free Wi-Fi throughout. Just minutes from downtown Boston, Mass General Hospital, and less than 2 miles from Fenway Park, the Residence Inn Cambridge helps you maintain peak performance with fully-equipped suites, including separate living, working and dining areas and daily housekeeping. Enjoy your stay with a complimentary hot daily breakfast buffet and The Residence Inn Mix, a new social experience. Our three meeting rooms are ideal for those looking to host trainings, corporate meetings or social events. Whether traveling for business or pleasure, Residence Inn Cambridge helps you stay productive and balanced. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Residence Inn Boston Cambridge

Address: 6 Cambridge Ctr, Cambridge, MA 02142-1401
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Cambridge
Price Range: $371 - $835 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Boston Cambridge 3*
Number of rooms: 221
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Residence Inn Cambridge
Cambridge Residence Inn
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#8 Business Hotel in Cambridge
#8 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
#10 Family Hotel in Cambridge
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“If you are a work out buff, stay on the second floor”
Scubachick59, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
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“Ask for two beds or a king, the one queen was two small for two.”
mamouna215, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a better view than the garage!”
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“Every room is awesome.”
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