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I stayed at Irving House for several nights while moving to Cambridge. Our house wasn't ready, so we needed a place to stay until we could move in. You can't beat the value you get at the Irving House, especially given its superb location just...More
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Response from RSolem, Owner at Irving House at HarvardResponded 2 days ago
Thank you for your kind review and welcome to the neighborhood! We will do our very best to take good care of your out of town guests!
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
I chose Irving House for its location, which is extremely convenient to Harvard Yard, and for its price, which is much lower than any of the hotels in Cambridge. It turned out that everything else about it was good too. The rooms are very comfortable,...More
Response from RSolem, Owner at Irving House at HarvardResponded 1 week ago
Thank you for your lovely and thoughtful review! Travelers to Cambridge will appreciate the details you provided.
We look forward to your future visits!
This Inn is very close and convenient to Harvard Yard and Harvard Square. It was nice that the inn had staff at the front desk 24 hrs a day. There was very few areas in this place that were common sitting areas. There are a...More
Response from RSolem, Owner at Irving House at HarvardResponded 4 weeks ago
Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. While Irving House is a very big house, and some of our rooms do have shared baths, and some are small, we try very hard to make clear in our marketing just what...More
I stayed at Irving House for 5 nights recently and found it to be welcoming in many ways. Each morning there was a hearty breakfast with good coffees and several choices of all kinds; you won't go hungry at Irving House. Of course, you may...More
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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
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 is the type of room of which we have the most. A family room has a queen and two twin beds. The twin beds are 72" long, so not very comfortable for someone over 72" tall…..
Our sister property, Harding House, has mostly the same bed configuration, but also has adjoining rooms, so depending on the timing of your visit, you might be able to arrange adjoining rooms, one of which would have a queen bed, another having a double (full) bed. The double bed is also just 72" long, but your son could sleep on it diagonally and be quite comfortable.
I hope this is helpful!
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
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 (double) or queen bed, which would require a third room. I hope this is helpful information!
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