The Viking is such a gem in Newport. And we loved utilizing the spa for the first time after numerous visits. The staff went above and beyond by gifting us with a bottle of wine to kick off the festivities. I can't recommend the hotel enough!
My wife and I have been long-time residents of Cambridge. We had our wedding reception at the Charles and have had friends and family stay at the hotel several times, and without fail the experience has been positive. This most recent stay was with my nephew and niece who were…
Amazing hotel, fantastic amenities, food, and service. Great location within walking distance of any activities Harvard related. Just needs much better pillow options for folks with like myself experiencing back/neck issues.
Always a clean and comfortable stay - although, with parking and taxes, dog-fees, and convention add-ons, it becomes quite expensive for even one night. That said, when I infrequently need to visit the Boston area, I always consider The Charles Hotel. It becomes a mini-vacation…
Very central location if you want to move around Cambridge and Harvard. The facilities are a bit old but well maintained. Very friendly staff. The fitness center and the pool are a strong asset of the hotel.
"There's a theater in the hotel, if you don't want to hear the performances, stay farther away from the theater."
"Chancellor suite had noisy neighbors next to it"
"Make sure you are not behind elevator & ask for a view. For top dollar room really stunk"
"stay three nights for a better room rate"
"Avoid the third floor if you want a quiet room -- the jazz club on that floor is quite loud."