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1 room, 2 adults

Harvard Square Hotel, Cambridge

2-star2 stars
Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
110 Mount Auburn Street, Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA, 02138, United States of America

City-center hotel within walking distance of Harvard Square
  • Free WiFi
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From 82 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveler Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Great location
Fantastic service
Good internet service
More comfort would be nice

Harvard Square Hotel, Cambridge

from $229
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Standard Room, 2 Double Beds

What’s around Harvard Square Hotel, Cambridge


  • In West Cambridge
  • Harvard Square - 4 min walk
  • Harvard University - 4 min walk
  • Semitic Museum - 11 min walk
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - 37 min walk
  • Boston University - 38 min walk
  • Kenmore Square - 42 min walk
  • Harvard Law School - 11 min walk

Getting around

  • Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.) - 11 min drive
  • Bedford, MA (BED-Laurence G. Hanscom Field) - 19 min drive
  • Norwood, MA (OWD-Norwood Memorial) - 27 min drive
  • Beverly, MA (BVY-Beverly Municipal) - 41 min drive
  • Lawrence, MA (LWM-Lawrence Municipal) - 43 min drive
  • Boston Yawkey Station - 5 min drive
  • Boston-Back Bay Station - 6 min drive
  • Belmont Station - 7 min drive
  • Harvard Square Station - 5 min walk
  • Central Square Station - 23 min walk
  • Porter Square Station - 24 min walk

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 73 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time 3:00 PM-2:00 AM
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM
  • Express check-in/out

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • Children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Self parking *

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Coffee shop/café
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Elevator
  • ATM/banking
  • Disabled parking
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Premium bedding
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Harvard Square Hotel, Cambridge’s small print

Also known as

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


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.

Optional extras

Self parking costs USD 38 per night with in/out privileges

Extended parking costs USD 25 per night

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Very Good 8.0 From 51 reviews

Very Good 8.0
Tiny beds, indifferent staff, great location
Nice, modern minimalist kind of hotel right overlooking Harvard Square. Rooms were clean, elevators were filthy. The staff were just okay, not very friendly, but not rude. Just indifferent, didn't get the sense that they liked their jobs. Our biggest issue was the shower pressure was very weak on the 4th floor, and the "Queen" sized bed was definitely more like a double bed, it was tiny for two grown people. I would probably spend more $ on another hotel next time.
us1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Heart of Harvard Square Perfect
The hotel was beautiful, clean and in a great area. Parking was available in it's own off the street lot. Staff was friendly and helpful Would definately stay again!
donna, usFamily trip
Good 6.0
Great hotel, with one major (fixable) drawback
Nice hotel, great location. Rooms had issue with AC not functional, and rooms were hotter than outside. Stairwell was cooler than room. Worked with the hotel, but I think they are working on a fix. I would love to stay here again if the AC was fully functional.
us2 night trip
Good 6.0
Great Location
The location of the hotel was great for visiting my daughter at Harvard. Her dorm is in Harvard Yard. There was no heat in the hotel and it was a very cold spring with temps in the low 40's and rain/wind. The outlet in the bathroom went out and I had to ask twice to have it fixed. At over $400/night, I wouldn't stay here again.
Laine, usOther trip
Very Good 8.0
Near Harvard Square
Staff was very friendly and helpful, great location. I wish they had robes in the room and a gym but aside from that its a nice property for the value
Leslie, usBusiness trip

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