Mary Prentiss Inn - Cambridge

6 Prentiss Street, Cambridge, United States, 02140  show map
 3 stars
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Mary Prentiss Inn - Cambridge

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

 Breakfast
 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

No pets allowed

 Wheelchair access
 Air conditioning

Overview

The 3-star Mary Prentiss Inn enjoys convenient setting overlooking Fenway Park. Mary Prentiss Inn has been welcoming guests to its individual rooms since 1843.

The hotel is 800 meters away from Harvard Square, Peabody Museum and Harvard University. The distance between Cambridge city center and the property is 2 km.

Fenway Park is 4.6 km from the hotel and Hynes Convention Center is 5.0 km away.

It stands minutes away from Harvard Square subway station. Mary Prentiss Inn is located within 10 km from Logan International airport.

Rooms

The rooms in Mary Prentiss Inn come with free Wi-Fi, TV with satellite channels, a dressing area, climate control and a work desk. They also feature private bathrooms fitted with a bathtub, a hairdryer and a shower.

Eat & Drink

Every morning starts with a rich continental breakfast. Guests can dine in Simon's Coffee Shop and Addis Red Sea Ethiopian Restaurant located within a 5-minute walk of the property.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   20.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Free on-site parking
  • Handicap parking
  • Limited time reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Smoke detectors
  • No pets allowed
  • Fireplace
  • Wheelchair access

Services

  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Business services

Leisure facilities

  • Spa & wellness center
  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Fan/Extractor
  • Fireplace in room

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 25 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Mary Prentiss Inn - Cambridge Cambridge location
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Hotel Address:

6 Prentiss Street, Cambridge, United States, 02140

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City Center
  • Cambridge
    1.4 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Arthur M Sackler Museum
    1.2 km
  • Harvard University Art Museums
    1.2 km
Underground stations
  • Harvard Square Station
    1.3 km
  • Central Square Station
    2.5 km
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Boca Grande Taqueria Mass Ave (cuisine: Mexican)
    70 m
  • Simon's Coffee Shop
    60 m
Parks
  • Cambridge Common
    270 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    20

Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Queen-size bed
Size: 19 m²
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Mary Prentiss Inn - Cambridge Cambridge location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      6 Prentiss Street, Cambridge, United States, 02140

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Cambridge
        1.4 km
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Arthur M Sackler Museum
        1.2 km
      • Harvard University Art Museums
        1.2 km
      Underground stations
      • Harvard Square Station
        1.3 km
      • Central Square Station
        2.5 km
      • Bus stop
        100 m
      Restaurants
      • Boca Grande Taqueria Mass Ave (cuisine: Mexican)
        70 m
      • Simon's Coffee Shop
        60 m
      Parks
      • Cambridge Common
        270 m
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of rooms:
        20

      Mary Prentiss Inn Location

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      What's nearby

      Places of interest

      Convention centers

      Historical sites

      • Cambridge Historical Society - 1.2 km

      Museums

      • Harvard Semitic Museum - 900 m
      • Harvard Peabody Museum Archlgy - 900 m

      Parks

      • Danehy Park - 1.2 km

      Halls

      • Masonic Lodge - 200 m

      Universities, Institutes

      • Lesley College - 400 m
      • Astrophysics Center - 600 m
      • Weston School of Theology - 900 m
      • Harvard University Stdnt Empl - 900 m
      • Yenghing Library - 900 m
      • Harvard University Reunion Ofc - 1.2 km
      • Harvard University Housing Ofc - 1.2 km
      • Muscular Therapy Institute - 1.2 km

      College Campuses

      Local attractions

      • Fresh Pond Reservation - 2.1 km
        250 Fresh Pond Parkway, Cambridge
      • Stata Center - 3.4 km
        Vasar St, MIT, Cambridge
      • Charles River - 4.1 km
        Cambridge, MA
      • MIT Museum - 3.1 km
        265 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge
      • Mystic River Reservation - 3.5 km
        Mystic Valley Parkway, Somerville

      Near the hotel

      • Cambridge Common - 270 m
        Garden Street & Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge
      • Harvard Museum of Natural History - 690 m
        26 Oxford Street, Cambridge
      • Longfellow House National Historic Site - 1.1 km
        105 Brattle St, Cambridge
      • Arthur M. Sackler Museum - 1.1 km
        485 Broadway, Cambridge
      • Porter Square - 530 m
        Cambridge, MA
      • Peabody Museum - 770 m
        Harvard University, Cambridge
      • Harvard Art Museums - 1.1 km
        485 Broadway, Cambridge

      Restaurants nearby

      • Boca Grande Taqueria Mass Ave - 70 m

        Address: 1728 Massachusetts Ave
        Phone: 617 354 7400

        63% likes this, based on 45 reviews
        Cuisine: Mexican
        Price Range: CAD 1 - CAD 28

      • Tory Row - 90 m

        Address: 3 Brattle St
        Phone: 617-876-8769

        59% likes this, based on 40 reviews
        Cuisine: American
        Price Range: CAD 14 - CAD 21

      • Changsho Restaurant - 110 m

        Address: 1712 Massachusetts Ave
        Phone: 6175476565

        71% likes this, based on 76 reviews
        Cuisine: Asian, Chinese, Dim Sum
        Price Range: CAD 2 - CAD 56

      • Simon's Coffee Shop - 60 m

        Address: 1736 Massachusetts Avenue
        Phone: -617-497-7766

        74% likes this, based on 39 reviews
        Price Range: CAD 4 - CAD 14

      • Addis Red Sea Ethiopian Restaurant - 90 m

        Address: 1755 Massachusetts Ave
        Phone: 617-441-8727

        59% likes this, based on 39 reviews

      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of rooms:
        20
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      Mary Prentiss Inn Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Mary Prentiss Inn

      Average guest rating

      8.6out of 10
      Superb
      Based on 62 reviews

      Guest reviews

      • Single
        8.8

        New England old style, comfortable and cozy. Great high tea and breakfeast.

      • Single
        8.8

        It was conveniently located and had parking.

        The air conditioner was so loud I had to turn it off in order to sleep.

      • Older travelers
        8.2

        I liked our room - beautifully decorated. Air Conditioning worked well, bathroom was well appointed. I loved the back deck w/ tables for sipping a glass of wine or having breakfast in good weather.

        A bit noisy one morning at 5:15 a.m. in the hallway outside my room (adjacent to the dining area/check-in).

      • Single
        9.2

        A beautiful inn with excellent staff. Very personal, almost home feeling. Great breakfasts every morning and afternoon teas are things to enjoy. I liked the location very close to Porter square T station and hence an excellent access to Harvard, MIT and Boston downtown. The neighborhood was rather calm although numerous shops, restaurants, cafes etc. can be found around.

        The room might be a bit small for someone, not an issue for me though. The airconditioning was too loud to sleep while turned on.

      • Older travelers
        6.6

        Nice and quiet Place

        The fact that they didn t accept a late check out

      • Single
        10.0

        Comfort, location, quiet, calm, aesthetically pleasing. Relaxing. Extremely convenient.

        Nothing. I liked everything.

      • Single
        8.8

        The tea and cookies (wonderful chocolate chip, am still dreaming about them) in the afternoon, and the excellent breakfast. The wonderful decor. The helpful staff.

        The cleaning left a bit to be desired--my tub wasn't cleaned properly on at least one of the four days I was there.

      • Older travelers
        10.0

        Very charming decor in keeping with a historic house.

        Limited parking, though we were lucky enough to have a space, and were able to request one in advance.

      • Single
        8.2

        It was a great location for my needs, lovely friendly staff, cosy, clean and lovely atmosphere

        for the time of year my room was cold...and for a tourist not knowing his way around the had know local map to offer me, and the staff I spoke to was not able to help me find what I was looking for although she was friendly and polite...

      • Single
        6.2

        my room was quiet. Open fire at breakfast

        they took my cheque card for an imprint but deducted the full amount for a five day stay without telling me first. The manger wrote rather aggresively in response to my comments on this to the desk staff. The room heaters are very noisy indeed, and there didnt appear to be central heating apart from these heaters.

      • Couple
        9.6

        Excellent breakfast; complimentary afternoon tea/coffee and cookies were a real treat. Friendly and helpful staff. Free WiFi; Room was very comfortable.

        More of a comment: the Inn is furnished in keeping with its historic status, travelers used to the excessive features of modern hotels be aware!

      • Older travelers
        8.2

        The staff was very friendly and the breakfasts were outstanding.

        The street directly outside the Inn was being worked on and was very noisy early in the morning. I think guests should have been warned of this work in advance which had been going on for some weeks.

      • Single
        9.6

        Location, hotel decoration, staff friendliness

        The room number 1 is very noisy, I couldn't sleep the first night but they change me room for the rest of my stay and there were no problem after that.

      • Single
        9.0

        Very welcoming and had a lot of charm. I ended up staying in 2 rooms, and each had its own character.

      • Family with children
        9.2

        It's a very nice place, far from the US hotel/motel standard room. It's cosy, comfortable and the people there, are very nice.

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Mary Prentiss Inn - Cambridge Cambridge location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      6 Prentiss Street, Cambridge, United States, 02140

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Cambridge
        1.4 km
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Arthur M Sackler Museum
        1.2 km
      • Harvard University Art Museums
        1.2 km
      Underground stations
      • Harvard Square Station
        1.3 km
      • Central Square Station
        2.5 km
      • Bus stop
        100 m
      Restaurants
      • Boca Grande Taqueria Mass Ave (cuisine: Mexican)
        70 m
      • Simon's Coffee Shop
        60 m
      Parks
      • Cambridge Common
        270 m
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of rooms:
        20