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1 bedroom, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, iron/ironing board
1 bedroom, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, iron/ironing board
1 bedroom, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, iron/ironing board
1 bedroom, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, iron/ironing board

Guest reviews

4.6 out of 5 Wonderful
208 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Air conditioning
Gym
Business Services
Parking Available
Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 48-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided

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Explore the area

Popular LocationHarvard University20 min walk
Popular LocationHarvard Square20 min walk
Popular LocationMassachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)13 min drive
AirportBoston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.)22 min drive

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    About this area

    Cambridge

    Near a train station, Hotel 1868 is in an area with great shopping. Boston Harbor and Encore Boston Harbor are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's popular attractions can visit Museum of Science and USS Constitution Museum. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Fenway Park, or consider Brighton Music Hall for a night out. Guests love the hotel's convenience to public transportation: Porter Square Station is just steps away.
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    Popular Location

    What's nearby

    • Harvard University - 20 min walk
    • Harvard Square - 20 min walk
    • Encore Boston Harbor - 8 min drive
    • Boston University - 11 min drive
    • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - 13 min drive

    Getting around

    • Porter Square Station - 1 min walk
    • West Medford Station - 5 min drive
    • AirportLogan Intl. Airport (BOS) - 22 min drive

    Restaurants

    • Caffe Nero – Open daily.

    About this property

    Hotel 1868

    Along with a 24-hour fitness center, this smoke-free hotel has a coffee shop/café and a 24-hour business center. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, valet parking, coffee/tea in a common area, and concierge services are onsite. All 50 rooms offer free WiFi, pillowtop beds, and Smart TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find coffee makers, free local calls, and free bottled water.

    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
    Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning

    Social distancing

    Contactless check-out
    Protective shields in place at main contact areas
    Guest accommodations are accessible via mobile device
    Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
    Social distancing measures in place

    Safety measures

    Personal protective equipment worn by staff
    Masks are required at the property
    Hand sanitizer provided
    This information is provided by our partners.

    Property amenities

    Internet

    • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
    • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

    Parking and transportation

    • Valet parking: USD 28 per night

    Food and drink

    • 1 coffee shop/café
    • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

    Things to do

    • 24-hour fitness center

    Conveniences

    • Elevator

    Guest services

    • 24-hour front desk
    • Concierge services
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Luggage storage

    Languages spoken

    • English

    Business services

    • 24-hour business center
    • Computer station
    • Meeting rooms

    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
    • Braille signage
    • In-room accessibility
    • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

    More

    • Smoke-free property

    Room amenities

    Bedroom

    • Air conditioning
    • Heating
    • Linens
    • Pillow-top mattress

    Bathroom

    • Designer toiletries
    • Hair dryer
    • Shower
    • Towels

    Entertainment

    • 50-inch Smart TV
    • Cable channels

    Food and drink

    • Coffee/tea maker
    • Free bottled water

    More

    • Free local calls
    • Iron/ironing board
    • Laptop-compatible safe
    • Mobile key entry
    • Phone

    Policies

    Check-in

    Check-in from 3:00 PM - 3:00 AM
    Late check-in subject to availability
    Express check-in
    Minimum check-in age - 18

    Check-out

    Check-out before noon
    Express check-out

    Special check-in instructions

    Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

    Renovations and closures

    The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 9 2020 to December 31 2020 (dates subject to change):
    • Fitness facilities

    Access methods

    Staffed front desk

    Pets

    Pets not allowed

    Children and extra beds

    Children are welcome

    Property payment types

    Important information

    Fees

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

    • A 6.0 percent city/local tax will be charged

    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.

    • Valet parking fee: USD 28 per night (in/out privileges)

    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
    Tax ID - C0016100491
    Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
    Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit
    4.6
    Wonderful
    208 reviews
    5 - Excellent
    139
    4 - Good
    55
    3 - Okay
    11
    2 - Poor
    2
    1 - Terrible
    1

    4.8/5

    Cleanliness

    4.7/5

    Staff & service

    4.2/5

    Amenities

    4.7/5

    Property conditions & facilities

    4/5 Good

    Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
    Almost perfect.
    Everything about this cozy hotel is excellent with one exception: interior sound transmission. I could hear every foot step above my room and every conversation in the hallway. Of course, if you are not bothered by this kind of noise, then this is an excellent choice.
    Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

    4/5 Good

    Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
    Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    Travelled with group
    Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
    It was really nice and super clean. I wish there was free parking.
    Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

    1/5 Terrible

    Business traveller
    Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
    Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    Travelled with family
    Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
    Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2020

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