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Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens
Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens
Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens
Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens

Guest reviews

4.1/5 Very good
885 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Breakfast included
Parking included
Air conditioning
Business Services
Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

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

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Explore the area

Popular LocationHarvard University11 min walk
Popular LocationHarvard Square11 min walk
Popular LocationMassachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)9 min drive
AirportBoston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.)17 min drive

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    About this area

    Cambridge

    Located in Cambridge, Irving House At Harvard is in the city center and near a metro station. Museum of Science and LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Boston are cultural highlights, and some of the area's popular attractions include New England Aquarium and Franklin Park Zoo. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at TD Garden, or consider Brighton Music Hall for a night out.

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    Popular Location

    What's nearby

    • Harvard University - 11 min walk
    • Harvard Square - 11 min walk
    • Boston University - 8 min drive
    • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - 9 min drive
    • Fenway Park - 11 min drive

    Getting around

    • Boston Yawkey Station - 5 min drive
    • Harvard Square Station - 11 min walk
    • Logan Intl. Airport (BOS) - 18 min drive

    About this property

    Irving House At Harvard

    This smoke-free bed & breakfast features a snack bar/deli, coffee/tea in a common area, and laundry facilities. Free breakfast (local cuisine), free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a 24-hour front desk, a computer station, and a library are onsite. All 44 rooms feature modern comforts like flat-screen TVs with cable channels, along with free WiFi. Guests will also find washers/dryers, free newspapers, and free local calls.

    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
    Protective shields in place at main contact areas
    Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
    Social distancing measures in place

    Safety measures

    Personal protective equipment worn by staff
    Temperature checks given to staff
    Temperature checks available for guests
    Masks and gloves available
    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

    Parking and transportation

    • Free self parking
    • Limited parking spaces

    Food and drink

    • Free local cuisine breakfast available daily 7:00 AM–10:00 AM
    • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

    Family friendly

    • Laundry facilities
    • Snack bar/deli
    • Washer/dryer

    Conveniences

    • Free newspapers in lobby
    • Front-desk safe
    • Library
    • No elevators

    Guest services

    • 24-hour front desk
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Laundry facilities
    • Luggage storage
    • Multilingual staff

    Languages spoken

    • English
    • French
    • Hindi
    • Italian
    • Spanish

    Business services

    • Computer station

    Outdoors

    • Terrace

    Accessibility

    • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
    • Accessible bathroom
    • In-room accessibility
    • Wheelchair-accessible parking

    More

    • Smoke-free property

    Room amenities

    Bedroom

    • Air conditioning
    • Heating
    • Linens

    Bathroom

    • Bathtub or shower
    • Free toiletries
    • Hair dryer
    • Towels

    Entertainment

    • 15-inch flat-screen TV
    • Cable channels

    More

    • Desk
    • Free local calls
    • Free newspapers
    • Iron/ironing board (on request)
    • Phone
    • Washer and dryer

    Policies

    Check-in

    Check-in from 3:00 PM - 7:00 AM
    Minimum check-in age - 18

    Check-out

    Check-out before 11 AM

    Special check-in instructions

    Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

    Access methods

    Staffed front desk

    Pets

    Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

    Children and extra beds

    Children are welcome
    Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20.00 per day

    Property payment types

    Important information

    Optional extras

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

    • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20.00 per day

    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
    Tax ID - C0015050490
    Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
    Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit
    This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
    Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
    Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests
    Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests
    Contactless check-out is available
    Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
    Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings
    The property affirms that it adheres to the SafeStay (AHLA - USA) sanitization guidelines
    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

    Some facilities may have restricted access; guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation

    Guest reviews

    Overall score and ratings for Irving House At Harvard

    4.1
    Very good
    5 - Excellent
    372
    4 - Good
    341
    3 - Okay
    108
    2 - Mediocre
    50
    1 - Poor
    14
    4.5
    Cleanliness
    4.3
    Service and Staff
    4.0
    Amenities
    4.0
    Property condition

    3/5

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

    Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    The location is great and the place is quiet, clean and comfortable.

    Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
    A little gem!

    Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

    5/5 Excellent

      This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
      Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

      5/5 Excellent

      • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

      We enjoyed our short stay at Irving House at Harvard. Staff were wonderful! We would definitely stay here, again.

      Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020