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    Mary Prentiss Inn

    6 Prentiss St, Cambridge, MA 02140-2212
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (106)
    Room & Suite (46)
    Dining (19)
    • Excellent73%
    • Very good20%
    • Average3%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
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    “porter square” (38 reviews)
    “b b” (58 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Meeting Rooms
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

    What a wonderful find in Cambridge! I have stayed in hotels in Cambridge before, but this is my new favorite! I feel like I've traveled back in time to the 1800s. The architecture and decor is reminiscent of early America, which I LOVE. My room...More

    1  Thank Sarah F
    Reviewed 18 January 2016

    After many times of trying to make a reservation at the Mary Prentiss Inn it happened at Christmas. I booked and got room 5 which is outside the main building, a guest room by itself which was nice. Private entry off the street so I...More

    1  Thank Robert Y
    Reviewed 24 December 2015

    I have stayed three times at the Mary Prentiss Inn and will certainly stay there the next time I go to the Cambridge/Somerville area. The rooms are lovingly appointed, the staff are courteous, and the breakfast is delicious. The turn-of-the century architecture is so Cambridge.

    1  Thank Claire B
    Reviewed 11 December 2015

    I recently stayed at the Mary Prentiss Inn to attend a workshop in Boston. Wonderful accommodations, staff, and breakfast made for a happy and comfortable stay on a terribly rainy night. Free parking underneath the hotel and a 7 minute walk to the T make...More

    1  Thank Jon C
    Reviewed 4 December 2015

    We had a such a lovely time staying at the Mary Prentiss Inn. During our time there we stayed in two of the rooms, including one of the suites. They are very nicely decorated and have a relaxing, quaint vibe. Other than the wonderful staff...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Meeting Rooms
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Price range
    • US$202 - US$371 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    Traveller (106)
    Room & Suite (46)
    Dining (19)
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    Bathroom (16)
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    .86 km away
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    1.38 km away
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    73 reviews
    .55 km away
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    6 May 2016|
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    Response from John_and_Michele | Reviewed this property |
    Also Christopher's is within walking distance in Porter Square. We have eaten there several times however not lately.
    Loretta P
    14 April 2016|
    Response from John_and_Michele | Reviewed this property |
    No idea whether they have twins or not. Did you look at their website?
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    "Room #2 was recently remodeled (I'm told) and had a nice, large window"
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    "If you have trouble climbing stairs do not pick a room on the 3rd floor."
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    "Make sure that if you book an attic room, you inquire about the shower- hard to use due to the eaves!"
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    "Check the website. The room descriptions are quite accurate."
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