Great location and staff were very helpful. If you workout the gym was very good and they even have a heated pool. The room service was timely - nice restaurants on property as wellEasy access to the Harvard Square, Redline and airport
My wife and I have been long-time residents of Cambridge. We had our wedding reception at the Charles and have had friends and family stay at the hotel several times, and without fail the experience has been positive. This most recent stay was with my nephew and niece who were…
The location, right next to Harvard Square, is ideal for a visiting academic like me. Elegant hotel, quiet, comfortable room--even the art was interesting--love the New York Times outside the door every morning. Beautiful antique quilts are hung up in the public spaces. The room…
It is an excellent hotel for its sober and casual style, yet exceptional service and optimal location next to the Kennedy School at Harvard where I came to teach. I had an excellent rate as well! It is my preferred destination when in Cambridge!
A wonderful stay in a beautiful suite -complete with complementary champagne and chocolate covered strawberries in honor of our anniversary. Employees were kind and helpful. A five minute walk to a delicious dinner at Toscano on Brattle Street.
"Make sure you are not behind elevator & ask for a view. For top dollar room really stunk"
"stay three nights for a better room rate"
"Avoid the third floor if you want a quiet room -- the jazz club on that floor is quite loud."
"Ask for a view of Harvard Square."
"Avoid the tiny standard rooms."