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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 out of 5 Very good
891 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
  • 48-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided

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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 Brighton Music Hall are cultural highlights, and some of the area's popular attractions include USS Constitution Museum and New England Aquarium. Check out an event or a game at TD Garden, and consider making time for Franklin Park Zoo, a top attraction not to be missed.
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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
    • AirportLogan Intl. Airport (BOS) - 17 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
    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
    4.1
    Very good
    891 reviews
    5 - Excellent
    377
    4 - Good
    342
    3 - Okay
    108
    2 - Poor
    50
    1 - Terrible
    14

    4.5/5

    Cleanliness

    4.3/5

    Staff & service

    4.0/5

    Amenities

    4.0/5

    Property conditions & facilities

    5/5 Excellent

    Travelled with group
    Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
    The perfect COVID getaway
    My best friend and I needed a night in Harvard after a long time apart, and the Irving house was the perfect spot. It was safe, clean, and healthy and at the perfect price. I just recommended it to my family for another trip. Thanks for everything!
    Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
    Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    Business traveller
    Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
    Fantastic small inn, very clean, convenient to everywhere, one of my favorites!! Very Nice and helpful staff!!
    Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
    Clean, cozy, kind service, great access and super nice aftercare.
    Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    Travelled with family
    Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
    Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

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