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3.9 of 5 guest rating
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Standard Room, 2 Double Beds
2 Double Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Other room types
Standard Room, 1 King Bed
160 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed
1 Queen Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Cambridge hotel in West Cambridge, walk to Harvard University

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk
Multilingual staff
Concierge services

With a stay at Harvard Square Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Cambridge, within a 5-minute walk of Harvard University and Harvard Square. This hotel is 1.9 mi (3 km) from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Boston University.

Make yourself at home in one of the 73 guestrooms featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.

Make use of convenient amenities, which include complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services.

Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's coffee shop/café, or stop in at the snack bar/deli.

Featured amenities include limo/town car service, express check-in, and express check-out. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Renovations & Closures

This property is closed from March 19 2020 to March 31 2021 (dates subject to change).

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a coffee shop/café and a snack bar/deli. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. This business-friendly hotel also offers multilingual staff, concierge services, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

Harvard Square Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • Express check-in
  • Luggage storage
  • Long-term parking (surcharge)
  • Elevator
  • ATM/banking
  • Concierge services
  • Snack bar/deli
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Express check-out
  • Total number of rooms - 73
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Smoke-free property
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Refrigerator
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish
  • Arabic

Parking

Long-term parking (surcharge) , Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Harvard Square Hotel offers 73 accommodations with safes and designer toiletries. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include showers and hair dryers. This Cambridge hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Television
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Phone
  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Premium bedding
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Shower only
  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free WiFi
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Towels provided
  • Bed sheets provided
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Laptop-friendly workspace

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Golfing nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Check-in time ends at 2:00 AM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

Tax ID - C0014470490

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

The tax ID number is C0014470490. This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-out is available. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Protective clothing is available to guests

Masks are available to guests

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

No rollaway/extra beds available

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

State tax ID - C0014470490

Individually-wrapped food options are not available

Debit cards

gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self parking fee: USD 38 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Extended parking fee: USD 25 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Harvard Hotel
  • Harvard Hotel Square
  • Harvard Square Hotel
  • Harvard Square Hotel Cambridge
  • Hotel Harvard
  • Hotel Harvard Square
  • Cambridge Harvard Square Hotel
  • Harvard Square Cambridge
  • Harvard Square Hotel Hotel
  • Harvard Square Hotel Cambridge
  • Harvard Square Hotel Hotel Cambridge

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-out is available.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

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