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    Irving House at Harvard

    24 Irving St, Cambridge, MA 02138-3007
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          Overview
          • Excellent45%
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          • Average15%
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          “private bath” (18 reviews)
          “b b” (80 reviews)
          “fourth floor” (13 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Family Rooms
          Multilingual Staff
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Pool
          3.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 271 reviews

          Reviewed 4 days ago

          A few hours after reserving the room for a week the hotel called me to let me know that they had no available rooms at that price and would have to book me into a more expensive room. I cancelled my reservation.

          Thank JOAO S
          Innkeeper's Favourite Review
          Reviewed 3 March 2017

          Clean place on a great location near harvard square. Good complete breakfast, tea, coffee and cake during the whole day on a common kitchen with microwave, and self service laundry at a good price. I spent the thanksgiving there and they offered a free delicious...More

          Thank vanyy
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          I really liked this B&B and would happily stay again. Reminiscent of something you'd find in Europe. It's a got a funky layout that comes from being an older building with some history, but I think that gives it charm. I had a shared bathroom,...More

          Thank flipper314
          Response from Rachael S, Owner at Irving House at HarvardResponded 6 days ago

          Thank you for your kind and thoughtful review! The central AC is controllable in the rooms with vents that can be opened or closed, part way or fully. That said, we keep the thermostats at 75, so not extremely cool. And, yes, we do provide...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          This is a fairly basic b&b, but for whatever reason I really like it. The people are nice, the guests tend to be interesting, and the location is superb (walking distance to everything at Harvard, a bit further to MIT). The breakfast is quite basic...More

          Thank Tandy W
          Response from RSolem, Owner at Irving House at HarvardResponded 1 week ago

          Thank you for your kind and thoughtful review! We aim to keep our rates among the very lowest, and the best value in the Harvard Square area. With the inclusion of off street parking, wifi and breakfast, the value is not always clear in comparison...More

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          I have had a good stay at Irving House. What I liked: cosy atmosphere, great kitchen staff, free coffee and snacks all day at the kitchen, decent breakfast, and the cute drinking water container that guests get to keep as a souvenir. The staff were...More

          Thank FreeS2012
          Response from Rachael S, Owner at Irving House at HarvardResponded 2 weeks ago

          Thank you for your kind and thoughtful review. We have no elevator, and have not found a place to put one in this quirky house. Our staffing does not always provide for carrying guests' luggage, but we do carry luggage when we can. I am...More

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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • Price range
          • US$162 - US$336 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 44
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          Joanne K
          Hi what accommodation is available for two couples and my 16 year old son....who is 6ft3ins at your B and B ?
          7 July 2014|
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          Response from RSolem | Property representative |
          Dear Joanne, We do not have suites, so, depending on your preferences, we could accommodate your party in 2 or 3 rooms. With your son being so tall, I would recommend three rooms each with queen bed and private bath. This... More
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          Joanne K
          Hi , what accommodation is available at your B&B for two couples and one 16year old? Thanks
          7 July 2014|
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          Response from RSolem | Property representative |
          Joanne, I believe I have answered this question in another response. Irving House does not have suites, so we would accommodate your party in two or three rooms. Your tall 16 year old would be more comfortable in a full... More
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          "Room sizes vary. I would make sure to ask for the bigger rooms as these are already small."
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          "Check the 2nd floor plan I have included for relative room sizes. The side of Rm 205 (south side) which..."
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          "Ask for a room on the lower floors if you have problems climbing stairs as there are a lot of steps between..."
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          "The smaller rooms are still spacious enough for couples."
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