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The Charles Hotel

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8.3

Good (236 ratings)

Cambridge, United States - 

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140 m Harvard University

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350 m Harvard Square

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2 km Boston University

Hotel Overview

The Charles Hotel in Cambridge is a well-regarded accommodation option among travelers, offering a blend of comfort, convenience, and charm. Based on user reviews, guests generally have a positive experience here, praising its amenities, service, and location. However, like any establishment, it also receives some criticism about certain aspects of staying there.

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Hotel highlights

  1. Location: Strategically situated, offering easy access to local attractions and public transportation.
  2. Amenities: Well-equipped with modern facilities that cater to the needs of most guests.
  3. Customer Service: Staff are noted for their friendliness, professionalism, and willingness to help.
  4. Comfort: Rooms are often described as comfortable, clean, and well-maintained.
  5. Atmosphere: The hotel exudes a welcoming and charming ambiance, making guests feel at home.
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Area for improvement

  1. Noise Level: Some guests have mentioned that noise from nearby areas can be an issue, especially at night.
  2. Price: There are comments regarding the hotel being on the pricier side compared to similar establishments.
  3. Room Size: A few have found the rooms to be smaller than expected, which can impact the overall comfort for some guests.
  4. Parking: Limited or expensive parking options have been a concern for those traveling with vehicles.
  5. Room Service: Room service has received mixed reviews, with some guests expecting better in terms of quality and timeliness.

Amenities

Extra beds/cribs

Breakfast available

Breakfast available

Parking available

Parking available

Spa

Pet friendly

Pet friendly

Free WiFi

Restaurant

Bar

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RateScore

Total 236 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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8.3

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236 Reviews

8.3 / 10

Hotel Quality

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General Info

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Total number of rooms 303

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Number of floors 10

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Year Built 1985

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What's nearby

Harvard University

140 m

Harvard Square

350 m

Boston University

2 km

Fenway Park

3 km

Hynes Convention Center

3.5 km

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Getting around

Harvard Square Station

350 m

Boston Yawkey Station

3 km

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Airports Nearby

Logan International Airport (BOS)

9.5 km

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Restaurants

Felipe's Mexican Taqueria

280 m

Flour Bakery + Cafe

140 m

Charlie's Kitchen

Nearby

Pinocchio's Pizza & Subs

210 m

Tasty Burger

280 m

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House Rules

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Check in after 15:00

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Check out until 12:00

Children welcome

Pets welcome (restrictions apply)

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