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Mary Prentiss Inn

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  • Excellent73%
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  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“porter square”(39 reviews)
“b b”(59 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Multilingual Staff
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 19 February 2017

We returned to the Mary Prentiss at a time when (thankfully) a wider choice of rooms was available. We opted for room #9 in the old, original part of the house and enjoyed the creaky floors, historic decor, and lovely sitting area with fireplace. If...More

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Reviewed 10 January 2017

We stayed at the Mary Prentiss over the Christmas weekend of 2016 to visit our daughter who stayed there when she first came to Cambridge and loved it. We also loved this gorgeous , well-kept mansion on a quiet street just off the very busy...More

Thank mrycik
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Several members of our family have gathered for the Thanksgiving holiday over the last three years at the inn. We've always enjoyed great hospitality and delicious breakfasts. The rooms are charming and comfortable. We hope to return next year.

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Reviewed 2 January 2017

We stayed many times at the Mary Prentiss Inn - the location is awesome and super convenient, the building is old but very charming, and the breakfast is decent. However, staff is definitely not as friendly, as engaged and as caring as it used to...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2017

OK, first of all, the review about the "rude check in person" could not have been further from our experience. I interacted with two front desk people and NICE as nice can be. Falling over themselves nice. Second - extremely quiet. Right next to Massachusetts...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$158 - US$280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$158 - US$280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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
13 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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"Room 14's heater was non-functional in November."
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"In the cooler months I would book a room with a fireplace."
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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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