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Sheraton Commander Hotel
3.5 out of 5
0.4 km from Harvard University
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4/5Very Good! (74 reviews)

"non-free parking and not include breakfast. But I remembered it advertised all these are free on Expedia. too expensive parking fee!"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 19, 2019

Sheraton Commander Hotel
Harvard Square Hotel
2 out of 5
0.1 km from Harvard University
CA $207
per night
Jan 26 - Jan 27
3.9/5Good! (87 reviews)

"This hotel has a very convenient location! Clean and comfortable."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 4, 2020

Harvard Square Hotel
The Charles Hotel
4 out of 5
0.2 km from Harvard University
CA $258
per night
Feb 9 - Feb 10
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,635 reviews)

"This is a fabulous property and a great location! Wonderful rooms, kind staff and comfortable beds."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 10, 2020

The Charles Hotel
Hotel Veritas
3.5 out of 5
0.4 km from Harvard University
CA $141
per night
Jan 26 - Jan 27
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,045 reviews)

"Great location, very friendly and helpful staff. We had a room out to the main street , which was rather noisy because of traffic during the day but fairly quiet at night."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 16, 2020

Hotel Veritas
Irving House At Harvard
3 out of 5
0.2 km from Harvard University
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CA $124
per night
Jan 30 - Jan 31
4.1/5Very Good! (825 reviews)

"Liked the location, the international clientelle (and staff), the simplicity of rooms and arrangements. Liked that it was quiet. Ideal location"…"

Reviewed on Jan. 20, 2020

Irving House At Harvard
Spacious 2 Bedroom -mit, Harvard, Central Square With Parking
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5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Very convenient and comfortable.

"The property is in an ideal location for anyone having business in the Cambridge/Harvard/Radcliffe area. The apartment is clean; each bedroom has air conditioning and there is a large TV in the living room. The kitchen is fine for tourists who don’t cook but want kitchen amenities. The property is ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 14, 2019

Spacious 2 Bedroom -mit, Harvard, Central Square With Parking
Parkside on Ellery
3 out of 5
0.1 km from Harvard University
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4.4/5Excellent! (53 reviews)

"Comfortable stay. Thoughtfully and tastefully appointed. Well-located near bus and metro stops. Pleasant neighborhood. Gracious responsive host accommodated our special dietary requests."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 21, 2019

Parkside on Ellery
The Cambridge Karma House
3.5 out of 5
0.4 km from Harvard University
CA $249
per night
Jan 30 - Jan 31
3.2/5 (48 reviews)

"excellent location close to harvard square. the building is not in the best of shape but is more than sufficient for comfort. all the amenities are in excellent condition and i found the apartment very functional and well suited to my needs. arrival and checking in was very smooth and well ..."…"

Reviewed on May 5, 2019

The Cambridge Karma House
A Bed & Breakfast in Cambridge
3 out of 5
0.1 km from Harvard University
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3.5/5Good! (59 reviews)
It's pretty nice stay

"The B&B is at the right location for my meeting at Harvard. Only about 7 minutes to reach the meeting area and about 10 minutes to whole lots of restaurants. The rooms are little bit old but comparing to the neighborhood, it's fit. The manager is super nice gentleman and he will tell you everything ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 14, 2017

A Bed & Breakfast in Cambridge
Mary Prentiss Inn
3 out of 5
1.2 km from Harvard University
CA $168
per night
Jan 24 - Jan 25
4.5/5Wonderful! (433 reviews)

"We had a very nice New Years Eve stay at the Mary Prentiss Inn. We wanted to stay in Cambridge, within walking distance of Club Passim in Harvard Square, for a New Years Eve performance. The room was beautiful and we had an excellent Breakfast the next morning. It was nice to have the parking below ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 2, 2020

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Harvard University is located in a vibrant area of Cambridge known for its beautiful river views and top museums. Cambridge is home to 73 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

Staying Near Harvard University

Choose from 30 hotels and other accommodations within a mile of Harvard University, including these picks:

  • The Charles Hotel: This 4-star hotel features a full-service spa, 2 restaurants, and an indoor pool. Our customers like its central location and comfortable, quiet rooms.
  • Hotel Veritas: This 3.5-star hotel features free WiFi, a bar, and a 24-hour business center. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its overall value and WiFi.
  • Harvard Square Hotel: This 2-star hotel features free WiFi, a café, and parking. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and clean, comfortable rooms.

Things to See and Do Near Harvard University

After you've visited Harvard University, you can discover the sights within a couple miles of the area.

You'll want to browse the collections at Museum of Science, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, and Boston Children's Museum. Some landmarks that you won't want to miss include Copley Square, The Freedom Trail, and Kendall Square. You can watch performances at House of Blues Boston, Charles Playhouse, and Boch Center if you're interested in local theater.

Harvard Square and Boston University are both worth a visit while you're checking out the area. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is also located 1.7 mi (2.7 km) from Harvard University, and Fenway Park is 2.2 mi (3.6 km) away.

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