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Mary Prentiss Inn

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Reviewed 19 February 2016

We stayed for two nights, in both cases booking the afternoon of our stay. From the first call to book, through registration, advise on where to eat, breakfast and checking out, all the staff were very friendly and helpful. A lovely breakfast was served each...More

Thank Joel S
Reviewed 10 February 2016

I had been recommended by a colleague to stay here while participating in training at Lesley University. The Inn is an easy walk to the University and there are a variety of restaurants nearby. Mary Prentiss Inn exceeded my expectations!! The staff is amazing and...More

Thank Tim M
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.

Thank Lars G K
Reviewed 30 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

1  Thank flynn7
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 21 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

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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

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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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US$157 - US$261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$157 - US$261 (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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