Hotel 1868

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Mini Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking | 1 bedroom, pillow-top beds, in-room safe, iron/ironing board
Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking | 1 bedroom, pillow-top beds, in-room safe, iron/ironing board
Mini Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking | 1 bedroom, pillow-top beds, in-room safe, iron/ironing board
Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking | 1 bedroom, pillow-top beds, in-room safe, iron/ironing board

Overview of Hotel 1868

Hotel 1868

3.5 star property
3.5-star hotel with 24-hour fitness, near Harvard University

9.2/10 Superb

411 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • 24/7 front desk
Map
1868 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA, 02140
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • Valet parking
  • Coffee shop/cafe
  • 24-hour business centre
  • Business centre
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Air conditioning
  • Computer station
  • Front desk safe
  • Concierge services
For families
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Lift
  • Hairdryer

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Porter Square
  • Harvard University - 7 min walk
  • Harvard Square - 20 min walk
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology - 11 min drive
  • Boston University - 16 min drive
  • TD Garden - 17 min drive
  • Encore Boston Harbor - 16 min drive
  • The Freedom Trail - 18 min drive
  • Boston Harbor - 19 min drive
  • Children's Hospital Boston - 20 min drive
  • Newbury Street - 16 min drive

Getting around

  • Logan International Airport (BOS) - 24 min drive
  • Boston, MA (BNH-Boston Harbor Seaplane Base) - 25 min drive
  • Bedford, MA (BED-Laurence G. Hanscom Field) - 26 min drive
  • Lawrence, MA (LWM-Lawrence Municipal) - 32 min drive
  • Beverly, MA (BVY-Beverly Municipal) - 33 min drive
  • Norwood, MA (OWD-Norwood Memorial) - 40 min drive
  • Portsmouth, NH (PSM-Portsmouth Intl.) - 68 min drive
  • West Medford Station - 5 min drive
  • Belmont Station - 6 min drive
  • Boston Yawkey Station - 7 min drive
  • Porter Square Station - 1 min walk
  • Davis Station - 15 min walk
  • Harvard Square Station - 21 min walk

About this property

Hotel 1868

3.5-star hotel near Harvard University
Take advantage of a coffee shop/cafe, a 24-hour fitness centre and a 24-hour business centre at Hotel 1868. Guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
You'll also find perks such as:
  • Valet parking (surcharge), meeting rooms and coffee/tea in the lobby
  • Luggage storage, a 24-hour front desk and a front desk safe
  • Concierge services, smoke-free property and a computer station
  • Guest reviews say great things about the proximity to public transport
Room features
All guest rooms at Hotel 1868 offer perks, such as laptop-compatible safes and air conditioning, in addition to amenities, such as complimentary wireless Internet access and complimentary bottled water. Guests reviews speak well of the cleanliness rooms at the property.
Other conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Bathrooms with designer toiletries and showers
  • 50-inch Smart TVs with cable channels
  • Coffee/tea makers, heating and daily housekeeping

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest accommodations are accessible via mobile device
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 50 rooms

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM until 3:00 AM
  • Express check-in/out
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • On-site valet parking (USD 28 per night; includes in/out privileges)

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Coffee shop
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Working away

  • 24-hour business centre
  • Meeting rooms
  • Computer station

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • 24-hour fitness centre

Accessibility

  • Braille/raised signage
  • Lift
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible

Languages

  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 50-inch Smart TV
  • Cable TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning and heating
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Mobile key entry

Special features

Dining

Caffe Nero – On-site coffee shop.

Fees & policies

Parking

  • Valet parking costs USD 28 per night with in/out privileges

Hygiene & cleanliness

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

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guest room doors are sealed after cleaning.

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 sanitiser; guests can access their rooms with a mobile device; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-out is available.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

Policies

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession

Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit on site.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

State tax ID – C0016100491

Also known as

Hotel 1868 Hotel
Hotel 1868 Cambridge
Hotel 1868 Hotel Cambridge

Frequently asked questions

Does Hotel 1868 offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Hotel 1868 does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Hotel 1868?
As of 1 October 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Hotel 1868 on 1 November 2022 start from €250, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Hotel 1868?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Hotel 1868?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Hotel 1868?
Yes. Valet parking costs USD 28 per night.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Hotel 1868?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - 3:00 AM. Check-out time is noon. Express check-in and check-out and contactless check-out are available.
Is there an on-site casino at Hotel 1868?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Encore Boston Harbor (16-min drive) is nearby.
What is there to do at Hotel 1868 and nearby?
Maintain your daily exercise routine at the 24-hour gym.
Are there restaurants at or near Hotel 1868?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include The Abbey (4-min walk), Changsho (7-min walk) and Giulia (8-min walk).
What's the area around Hotel 1868 like?
Hotel 1868 is a short 1-minute walk from Porter Square Station and 7 minutes' walk from Harvard University. Travellers say that this hotel is in a good location.

Overall score and ratings

9.2

Superb

9.6/10

Cleanliness

9.5/10

Staff & service

8.3/10

Amenities

9.4/10

Property conditions & facilities

9.2/10

Eco-friendliness

10/10 Exceptional

Great hotel!
Jennifer, 1-night business trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

5 day stay in Cambridge
Very nice hotel. Super friendly and helpful staff. Great location across the street from subway. Rooms are a little small. Strongly recommend.
Parker, 5-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Brian, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Brian, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Linda K., 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Stylish boutique hotel.
Our stay was wonderful! Hotel 1868 is beautiful and stylish. Conveniently located across the street from the Porter T stop. Front desk let us check into our rooms at noon!
Stephen, 1-night trip with friends
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8/10 Very good

Gretchen, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

A gem!
Wonderful stay. Hotel was super clean and comfortable. Staff was friendly and helpful. Parking and proximity to restaurants was great. Short walk to Harvard Square.
Muchafara, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Cute and clean
Enjoyed my stay very much! The hotel is very beautiful and receptionists were friendly. I would love to come here again, it was fantastic being right smack dab in the middle of the city.
2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

I am so pleased with our experience so far. A friendly concierge met us last night at check in. The room is clean. The bed is very comfortable; my husband would have wanted a small desk. I get the concept of this hotel. Small, efficient room. Everything new and just right.
Phyllis, 1-night trip
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