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Irving House at Harvard

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“no elevator”(28 reviews)
“b b”(91 reviews)
“private bath”(19 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Self-Serve Laundry
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I recently stayed here on three separate occasions over three weeks because of my course at Harvard. Each stay was comfortable, accommodating, and pleasant. Each room I was assigned was super clean and the shared bathrooms were as well. The dining area downstairs was charming...More

Thank mistermikeNewJersey
Response from RSolem, Owner at Irving House at HarvardResponded 2 days ago

Thank you ! We are very pleased that you enjoyed our kind of hospitality...I will let Anguel and Craig know of your kind words. Your thoughtful details on our property will help other travelers make their decisions. We appreciate your taking the time to provide...More

Innkeeper's Favourite Review
Reviewed 2 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

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This B&B is clean, the staff is very helpful and friendly, and it's at walking distance from Harvard University campus and Harvard Square. My room was in the top floor and there were no elevators, so beware of the room you are staying if climbing...More

Thank 374mmdc
Response from Rachael S, Owner at Irving House at HarvardResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your kind and detailed review! Travelers will appreciate the details you provide. We hope to see you again some time. Maybe you will see improvements to our breakfast menu!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice staff, nice neighbourhood, good location. Nice taht they serve a snack and coffe all day long. But really not worth it, we had a room 3 flights of stairs up, very small, updated, noisy, horrible, tiny bathroom. Very poor breakfast. On the days we...More

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

Wow, I am sorry you did not find our accommodations worth the price...Our rates are set to be the best value in the Harvard Square area. When you include the parking and breakfast, the rates are an even better value. However, if you did not...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Helpful and friendly staff welcomes you at this cosy B&B. A very nice breakfast with plenty of choices is served each morning and coffee and some cookies are available during the day. The room we stayed was a little on the small side, but had...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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US$106 - US$307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$106 - US$307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Joanne K
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
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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"Lots of stairs to climb for those in upper floors."
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