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Deluxe queen room
- FREE Breakfast
Breakfast is included in your stay.
Greek Revival-style bed & breakfast in Cambridge
Near Harvard Square
This Cambridge bed & breakfast is a half-mile from Harvard Museum of Natural History. Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology is 1 mile away. Harvard Square is 1.5 miles from the hotel.
Mary Prentiss Inn occupies a restored 1843 Greek Revival-style mansion. The bed & breakfast serves a complimentary continental breakfast each morning, as well as afternoon tea and cookies.
Guestrooms at Mary Prentiss Inn feature early American decor and beds with pillowtop mattresses. TVs come with cable channels. Local calls and wireless Internet access are complimentary.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Mary Prentiss Inn
- The Overview
Architect William A. Saunders built this Neo-classical mansion, now the Mary Prentiss Inn, as a wedding gift for his son William, and his son's wife, Mary Prentiss, in 1843. The restored Greek Revival-style inn is listed on the National Register of Historical Places.
Mary Prentiss Inn serves a complimentary continental breakfast each morning on the seasonal terrace or in the parlor with a fireplace. This Cambridge bed & breakfast provides complimentary afternoon tea, coffee, and homemade cookies or pastries daily. The hotel offers business services and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Guests have access to a nearby fitness facility at a discount. Onsite parking is free.
- Free breakfast
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
- Free parking
- Business services
- Front desk (limited hours)
- Fireplace in lobby
- Year Built 1843
- Smoke-free property
- Total number of rooms - 20
- Number of floors - 3
- Offsite parking reservations required
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi, Free wired high-speed Internet
Free parking, Offsite parking reservations required
- The Room
- Air conditioning
- Private bathroom
- Cable TV service
- Designer toiletries
- Iron/ironing board
- Free Wi-Fi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Individually furnished
- Individually decorated
- Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress
- The Eats
Mary Prentiss Inn serves afternoon tea, as well as a complimentary continental breakfast each morning on the seasonal terrace or in the parlor with a fireplace.
- Out and About
Guests have access to a nearby fitness facility at a discount.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Golf - driving range nearby
- Golfing nearby
- Tennis nearby
- Basketball nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Playground nearby
The Fine Print for Mary Prentiss Inn
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-in time ends at 9 PM
Minimum check-in age is 21
Special check-in instructions:
Check-in is from 3 PM–9 PM. Guests planning to arrive in Cambridge after hours must contact the property at least 48 hours prior to arrival to receive late check-in instructions.
Guests who would like a parking space during their stay must call ahead to reserve a spot.
Guests can contact the office using the number on the reservation confirmation received after booking via this Web site.
Check-out time is 11 AM
- You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.