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Indoor pool
Indoor pool
Indoor pool
Premium bedding, in-room safe, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board

Guest reviews

4.4 out of 5 Excellent
1,504 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Pet Friendly
Air Conditioning
Restaurant
Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

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Explore the area

Popular LocationTD Garden19 min walk
Popular LocationMassachusetts General Hospital19 min walk
Popular LocationThe Freedom Trail20 min walk
AirportBoston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.)13 min drive

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    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

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    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • One King Bed River View

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

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    • River view
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    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

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    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
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    Room amenities

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    • River view
    • Sleeps 4
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    Room amenities

    • 248 sq ft
    • River view
    • Sleeps 4
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    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

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    • River view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
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    Room amenities

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    • River view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
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    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

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    • River view
    • Sleeps 2
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    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

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    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
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    3.7/5 guest room rating

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    • River view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

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    • City view
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About this area

Cambridge

Near a metro station, Royal Sonesta Boston is in an area with good shopping. Museum of Science and Boston Opera House are cultural highlights, and some of the area's popular attractions include USS Constitution Museum and Franklin Park Zoo. Check out an event or a game at TD Garden, and consider making time for New England Aquarium, a top attraction not to be missed. Looking to get your feet wet? Kayaking and sailing adventures can be found near the property. Guests appreciate the hotel's location for the sightseeing.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • TD Garden - 19 min walk
  • Massachusetts General Hospital - 19 min walk
  • The Freedom Trail - 20 min walk
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - 5 min drive
  • Boston Common - 9 min drive

Getting around

  • Lechmere Station - 7 min walk
  • Boston North Station - 19 min walk
  • AirportLogan Intl. Airport (BOS) - 13 min drive

Restaurants

  • ArtBar — 1 min walk
  • Studio Cafe & Bakery — 1 min walk
  • Helmand — 4 min walk
  • The Similans — 4 min walk
  • Cafe ArtScience — 9 min walk

About this property

Royal Sonesta Boston

4-star Cambridge hotel in East Cambridge, walk to Museum of Science
Along with a restaurant, this hotel has an indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café, and a 24-hour business center are onsite. All 400 rooms provide free WiFi, room service, and LCD TVs. Premium bedding, coffee makers, and free local calls are among the other amenities available to guests.
Royal Sonesta Boston offers 400 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Beds feature premium bedding. LCD televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include phones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry sanitization guidelines of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Covered self parking: USD 42 per night
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • Airport shuttle available

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Indoor pool
  • Shopping mall

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Indoor pool

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • 18 meeting rooms
  • Computer station
  • Conference space (28000 square feet)

Outdoors

  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • Romance packages available

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Heating
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Linens
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable/satellite channels
  • LCD TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 75 per pet, per night
Dogs and cats only
2 per room (up to 30 lbs)
Pets cannot be left unattended
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 18 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 75.00 per day

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Covered self parking fee: USD 42 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 75 per pet, per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking
Tax ID - C0015760490
This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Up to 2 children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Parking height restrictions apply

Property is also known as

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Royal Sonesta Boston Cambridge
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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Royal Sonesta Boston and receive a full refund?
Yes, Royal Sonesta Boston offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Royal Sonesta Boston cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Royal Sonesta Boston have a pool?
Yes, this property has an indoor pool.
Is Royal Sonesta Boston pet-friendly?
Yes, this hotel allows cats and dogs (limit 2 per room) with a maximum weight of up to 30 lbs per pet. There's a fee of USD 75 per pet, per night.
How much is parking at Royal Sonesta Boston?
Self parking is available for USD 42 per night.
What time is check-in at Royal Sonesta Boston?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM–anytime.
What time is check-out at Royal Sonesta Boston?
Check-out is at noon.
Where is Royal Sonesta Boston located?
Located in East Cambridge, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of TD Garden, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), and Faneuil Hall Marketplace. Boston Common and New England Aquarium are also within 2 mi (3 km). Lechmere Station is 7 minutes by foot and Science Park Station is 11 minutes.
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4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
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Staff was excellent, very friendly. Only concern, but not big deal, room had three packages to make coffe, but only one small package with one sugar. Orher than that, nice stay.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2020

4/5 Good

Traveled with partner
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Great location on the Charles River and easy access to Boston General Hospital. A little slow in fixing a burnt out light in bathroom. since it was the only light in the bathroom we had to move a lamp in it in order to use it.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family and small children, Business traveler
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Very clean everyone was so friendly, food was amazing
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family and small children, Traveled with family
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Very clean..everything sanitized and bagged (remote control) beds were comfortable. just what we needed for an early morning flight
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

4/5 Good

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Nice hotel. Very helpful stuff. Newly renovated and overall clean
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

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