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Cambridge overview

Visitors to Cambridge speak favorably about this metropolitan city's college atmosphere, riverfront, and museums. Enjoy the architecture and live music, and even book a local tour during your stay. In Cambridge, you can take in local culture at top places like Semitic Museum and Museum of Science. While you're here, make time to enjoy other sights such as Harvard Square.

Where to stay in Cambridge

Whether traveling on business or vacation, Cambridge can comfortably accommodate all visitors. There are 60 hotels in Cambridge and you can shop as many as 3154 deals for rooms on Hotels.com, some with discounts of up to 56%. We have room prices starting at 54 USD per night and below are the number of hotels by star rating in Cambridge as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 14 5-star hotels from 205 USD per night
  • • 310 4-star hotels from 115 USD per night
  • • 232 3-star hotels from 95 USD per night
  • • 32 2-star hotels from 70 USD per night

How to get to Cambridge

Fly into Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.), 4.4 mi (7 km) from the heart of Cambridge.

Metro stations include:
  • • Central Square Station (0 mi/0 km from the city center)
  • • Harvard Square Station (0.9 mi/1.5 km from the city center)
  • • Kendall-MIT Station (0.9 mi/1.5 km from the city center)

What to see around Cambridge

A top draw is the area's cultural scene including places like:
  • • Semitic Museum
  • • Museum of Science
  • • MIT Museum
  • • Harvard University Art Museums
  • • Sanders Theater
Enjoy the university setting or the collegiate vibe around:
  • • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • • Harvard University
  • • Harvard Graduate School of Design
  • • Harvard Science Center
  • • Harvard Law School
Highlights of the area include:
  • • Harvard Square
  • • Memorial Hall
  • • Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments
  • • Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology
  • • Kendall Square

When to visit Cambridge

If you're beginning to plan your holiday, you may be wondering when is the best time of year to visit. Here are the seasonal norms to help you decide when to go:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 50°F day, 22°F night
  • • April-June: 80°F day, 36°F night
  • • July-September: 82°F day, 52°F night
  • • October-December: 67°F day, 24°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 11.06 inches
  • • April-June: 10.91 inches
  • • July-September: 10.20 inches
  • • October-December: 11.69 inches

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