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Mary Prentiss Inn

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Reviewed 10 February 2016

The house is old with a charming creaking staircase. The rooms are clean, cozy and personally decorated. The breakfast verierar day by day which we appreciated. We can warmly recommend Mary Prentiss Inn to those who are tired of the impersonal business hotel.

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Reviewed 31 January 2016

We had been recommended to stay here by a friend who had studied in Boston. We were unable to stay last August as it was fully booked. We were however lucky to have a reservation this time. This is a charming, welcoming and unique place...More

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Response from MaryPrentissInn, Manager at Mary Prentiss InnResponded 9 February 2016

Thank you for your very kind review. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. I will be sure to pass along your kind comments to our staff, especially the chef, and know that they will be very appreciative of your...More

Reviewed 22 January 2016

This was our first stay at a B&B in Cambridge and the Mary Prentiss Inn exceeded all expectations. The location was perfect for our Harvard Square adventures. Easy to get to from 93 North using our GPS. Our room on the first floor was quiet...More

1  Thank lharding2001
Response from MaryPrentissInn, Manager at Mary Prentiss InnResponded 9 February 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. I am glad that we could make your first stay in a B&B a pleasant one. I am happy to hear that your accommodations were quiet and very clean. We have an amazing...More

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

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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

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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US$213 - US$352 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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glabo123
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.
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Loretta P
14 April 2016|
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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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"the room I stayed in has wooden floor and it made lots of noise."
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"first floor room was surprisingly quiet and restful."
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"Room 14's heater was non-functional in November."
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