The Charles Hotel

1 Bennett Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, United States
+1 617 864 1200

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rate per night

8.8

Excellent
based on 1,614 reviews
The Charles Hotel - Cambridge, MA, United States
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Hotels.com S$ 280
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Good to know

Distance to city centre

1.4 km

Location rating

9.4

Nearest airport

Boston Logan Intl

Distance to airport

9.4 km

Rooms

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Deluxe rooms

S$ 280+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
King bed
S$ 280 per night
King bed
S$ 336 per night
King bed
S$ 336 per night
King bed
S$ 336 per night
King bed
S$ 388 per night
King bed
S$ 388 per night
King bed
S$ 388 per night
King bed
S$ 594 per night
King bed
S$ 648 per night
King bed
S$ 662 per night
Unknown
S$ 916 per night

Reviews

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  • Okay
    Mar 2020
    6.0

    under construction and was not told this before booking. price too expensive due to construction

  • Mediocre
    Mar 2020
    3.0

    Extremely comfortable bed. Very clean hotel.

    One estaurant closed due to renovation. Other restaurant overfull and inaccessible. Noisy air conditioning prevents sleep.

  • Excellent
    Mar 2020
    9.0

    Although under construction, it was an amazing stay. So comfortable. Thank you

    Construction, but there’s nothing you can do about it.

  • Excellent
    Mar 2020
    9.6

    Construction at facade

  • Excellent
    Mar 2020
    9.2

    Construction

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About

Overview

The Charles Hotel in Cambridge provides the intellectual elite with a rustic New England respite complete with modern luxuries from around the globe. Decorated in a minimalist Shaker style, the rooms contain luxuries that will impress even the most sophisticated adventurer. From in-mirror televisions in the bathroom to Bose audio, the rooms are outfitted with technology straight from Silicon Valley.

The Charles offers King and Deluxe Queen Guest Rooms, along with four suite layouts ranging from 475 sq feet suites to the sprawling 1,100 square feet Presidential suite. These plush luxuries combine with a location at the heart of Cambridge, Harvard Square. A short jaunt from the doors of the hotel, guests can enjoy eclectic shops, quaint restaurants, indie bookstores, and boutique shopping. Because of the location, the Charles offers parents of Harvard students a special rewards club rewards that culminates in a free and guaranteed room during their child’s commencement.

For guests not wishing to leave the property, the Charles offers guests four onsite dining options. Henrietta’s Table serves farm-to-table dishes, while Benedetto has crafted an elite and romantic atmosphere serving handmade pasta dishes. Late night drinks are served at the hotel’s two bars: Regatta bar, a jazz club, and the Noir, a cocktail lounge inspired by the golden age of Hollywood. Patrons can also enjoy pampering at the hotel’s full service salon and spa, Cobru. The Charles provides a state of the art fitness club to all guests, including group fitness classes and a Kids Club.

The Charles has succeeded in creating an atmosphere that is both posh and unpretentious making it the perfect lodgings for everyone, from the business traveler to the family dropping their eldest off at Harvard.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

8.8 Excellent

based on 1,614 reviews

9.4

Location

8.7

Service

6.5

WiFi

3.7

Value

Things to know

  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Impressive bathroom
  • Comfortable beds
  • Good fitness area

Check in

15:00

Check out

12:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

AMENITIES

Fitness centre
Free Wi-Fi
Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Disabled access
ATM on-site
Business centre
Car hire
Concierge service
Gift shop
Laundry service
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Room service
Bicycle hire
Spa
Hot tub
Indoor pool
No smoking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Beauty salon
Hairdryer
Cable or satellite TV
Air-conditioned
24-hour front desk
Safe
Sauna
Storage available
EV charging station
Lift
Massage
Library
Express check out
Coffee shop
Free Internet
Parking (surcharge)
Steam room
Wedding services
Babysitting or child care

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Location

Most popular landmarks

  • Harvard Square 306 m
  • Longfellow National Historic Site 0.5 km
  • Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments 0.7 km
  • Harvard Art Museums 0.7 km
  • Harvard University 0.7 km
  • Memorial Hall 0.7 km

About the neighbourhood

Harvard Square - The Quad is known for: great restaurants, touristy, bookstores, students

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Getting Around

Boston Logan Intl 9.4 km
Bedford Hanscom Field 17.4 km
Cambridge Alewife Bus Station 3 km
Boston 39 Dalton Street 4.2 km

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