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Harvard Square inn

Set on Harvard Square along Massachusetts Avenue, this European-style inn in Cambridge is just 2 blocks from the subway into downtown Boston and 7 miles from the airport.

Club or atrium meals

Inspired by Venetian piazzas, the 4-story, sky-lit atrium of The Inn at Harvard serves meals throughout the day. Guests may also dine at the historic Harvard Faculty Club.

Premium bedding

The Inn at Harvard's 111 guestrooms provide pillowtop mattresses with Egyptian-cotton sheets, as well as bathrobes and daily newspapers. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The 4-story Inn at Harvard is surrounded by bars and restaurants in its central Cambridge location, just 2 blocks from the subway into downtown Boston and 7 miles from the airport.

A business center with computer, printers, and complimentary wireless Internet access is available around the clock. Overnight mail services, a safe deposit box at the front desk, luggage storage, and 24-hour valet parking are also available. Other perks include a patio, shoe shine, and dining privileges at the Harvard Faculty Club.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Business center 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Express check-out 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Total number of rooms - 111 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 

Room Amenities

  • Phone 
  • Room service 

Where to Eat

Atrium Dining Room - Guests dine among the statues and painted murals in the 4-story atrium. Breakfast, lunch, dinner, and afternoon tea served daily (reservations required).

The Harvard Faculty Club - Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are served in the main dining room. In the summer, dining also is available on a shaded terrace. A self-service luncheon buffet is served in the Theatre Room. Menus include a variety of soups, salads, fresh fish, lamb, veal, and steaks.

Nearby Things to Do

A small exercise room with cardio machines and free weights is on site.


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 15:00:00


Check-out time is 12:00:00

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Valet parking fee: USD 30 per night (in/out privileges)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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