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Residence Inn Boston Cambridge

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Reviewed 14 July 2014

I travel to MIT every 2-3 weeks and usually stay in the nearby Marriott Boston Cambridge but since I travelled with family this time I decided to stay in the next door Residence Inn and was quite happy with the experience. Spacious rooms, good breakfast,...More

1  Thank Denis L
Response from RI-Cambridge-GM, General Manager at Residence Inn Boston CambridgeResponded 24 July 2014

Dear Denis L, Thank you for giving us a try when you brought your family on this latest trip to visit MIT. I’m so pleased to hear that the larger spacious suite and complimentary breakfast helped your family to enjoy their stay. I’m sorry that...More

Reviewed 1 July 2014

I've stayed at this Inn on a number of visits to Cambridge. This last visit just didn't work. I was given room 1504, which is on the garage side of the building. Evidently I hadn't stayed on this side before. There is a loud blower...More

4  Thank Roland A
Response from RI-Cambridge-GM, General Manager at Residence Inn Boston CambridgeResponded 2 July 2014

Dear RMA626, I was very disappointed to read your comments about the disruptive noise on the back side of the building. I would like an opportunity to learn more details from you, and would appreciate if you have a chance to contact me directly at...More

Reviewed 21 June 2014

I would come back. Located one block from Kendall/MIT T station on the Red Line, making it easy to/from Logan Airport without changing T trains. (And good for any other place convenient by T train). Welcome living space—two double beds, bathroom, writing desk, sofa and...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2014

I just checked out of this hotel after a four night stay, and my overall expectations were succeeded. The staff was friendly, the breakfast was good (and the selection changed each day), my room was very clean, the location was great for attending a conference...More

1  Thank JK00001
Reviewed 12 June 2014

The front desk and breakfast staff and the management are the best, better than any other hotel we have ever stayed at. They really care about customer service; friendly, professional and seem to enjoy their jobs. Makes all the difference. The rooms and breakfast areas...More

Thank mentaltraveller
Response from RI-Cambridge-GM, General Manager at Residence Inn Boston CambridgeResponded 27 June 2014

Dear mentaltraveller, It’s great to have you back at our Hotel again, thank you for returning. I am so happy to hear about the great service you received. Our staff truly enjoys what they do, and we all have fun, even while working. We are...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Hot Tub
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Price range
USD 188 - USD 575 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#6 Family Hotel in Cambridge
#8 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
#8 Business Hotel in Cambridge
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 188 - USD 575 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Family Hotel in Cambridge
#8 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
#8 Business Hotel in Cambridge
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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NgSarah
19 February 2018|
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Response from Raymond R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sarah, I'll offer a couple answers - but also suggest that you check the Marriott web site - as it has details on the rooms - or better - contact the hotel (+1 617-349-0700). Handheld in shower >> Not in the rooms I've... More
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Mansengar
31 January 2018|
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Response from Raymond R | Reviewed this property |
No designated section inside or out. In fact, you will find it nearly impossible to find anywhere with an indoor smoking area - except one of the few Cigar lounges in the city. Best bet is outside in public areas.
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tute
12 August 2017|
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Response from RI-Cambridge-GM | Property representative |
Dear tute, We start serving breakfast at 7 am on the weekends. However, our staff typically has many of the cold items set up and ready much earlier. We would be happy to get you a to-go bag if you call down to the Front... More
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"Ask for something that's high up and that doesn't face the parking garage/Akamai offices."
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"Corner rooms are cold, take high level rooms for any view."
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"Upper floors more quiet. Exercise room on 2nd floor"
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