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Porter Square Hotel

3-star Hotel with Restaurant

3 stars

1924 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02140

+1 617 499 3399
8.5
Very good

based on 1,295 reviews

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About Porter Square Hotel, Cambridge

Cleanliness
9.0
Comfort
8.9
Location
9.2
Services
8.6
Staff
9.2
Value for money
8.2
This budget hotel offers value for money, and is just a five-minute stroll from Harvard College, Harvard University and Harvard Square. It is surrounded by a variety of popular eateries and is minutes on foot from Harvard MBTA Subway Station. Porter Square Hotel has recently undergone refurbishment and offers an express check-in and check-out feature, free Wi-Fi and valet parking. Welcoming and professional team members are available 24 hours a day. The hotel also provides luggage storage, a concierge and a terrace. There are 65 rooms at Porter Square Hotel, each offering all the necessities to ensure a comfortable stay. Porter Square Hotel is close to Cambridge's well-known attractions, with American Repertory Theater just a 10-minute stroll away. Guests can also visit Episcopal Divinity School and Longfellow National Historic Site.

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Deluxe Rooms - POOL view
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1 queen bed

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Standard Rooms - POOL view
1 twin bed

1 twin bed

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Double Rooms - City view
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Queen Rooms - Sea view
1 queen bed

1 queen bed

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$259/night

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Valet parking
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Internet
  • Parking

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans

Bathroom

  • Additional bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Express check-out
  • Bottle of water
  • 24hr front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Allergy-free room
  • No smoking

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Valet parking
  • Private parking

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Cable or satellite TV

General

  • Slippers
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available

Workspace

  • Laptop safe
  • Desk

Dining

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Outdoor

  • Garden

Laundry

  • Iron and ironing board

Bedroom

  • Alarm clock

Places of interest near Porter Square Hotel

Attractions in Cambridge, Massachusetts curated by momondo

Porter Square Hotel location: 1924 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02140

Top landmarks

Harvard Museum of Natural History0.8 mi
Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology0.8 mi
Semitic Museum0.8 mi
Longfellow National Historic Site0.9 mi
Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments0.9 mi
Memorial Hall1.0 mi
Harvard Art Museums1.1 mi
Mount Auburn Cemetery1.6 mi
MIT Museum2.2 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Kaya Restaurant0.0 mi
Christopher's0.0 mi
Sugar & Spice0.0 mi
Wok N Roll Restaurant0.0 mi
Newtowne Grille Food & Spirits0.0 mi
Toad0.0 mi
Yumewokatare Ramen Shop0.0 mi
Colette0.0 mi
Akai Ryu0.1 mi

Porter Square Hotel Reviews

8.5
Very goodBased on 1,295 verified guest reviews
8.4Solo
8.6Couples
8.7Friends
8.5Families

Pros +
  • Clean and modern room (in 136 reviews)
Cons -
  • "Very small room, no refrigerator" (in 80 reviews)
  • No room service (in 64 reviews)


Porter Square Hotel room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.


Frequently asked questions

  • How does Porter Square Hotel compare to other 3 star hotels in Cambridge?

    On average, Porter Square Hotel is less than the Cambridge average rate for 3 star hotels. The nightly rate at Porter Square Hotel is typically $124, whereas the nightly rate in Cambridge is $157 more.

  • How far is Porter Square Hotel from Boston Harbor SPB?

    Drive distance from Boston Harbor SPB to Porter Square Hotel and vice versa is 4.6 mi and the overall drive time is about 13min. Driving time can vary based on the time of day and traffic.

  • What is the best way to get to Porter Square Hotel from Boston Harbor SPB?

    With parking available at Porter Square Hotel, you could always rent a car for as low as $27/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting Cambridge. If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Boston Harbor SPB to Porter Square Hotel, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • Are there food options at Porter Square Hotel?

    Yes, Porter Square Hotel does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in Cambridge for those looking for something different.

  • Does Porter Square Hotel have a pool?

    Judging by our data, Porter Square Hotel does not have a pool on site, but hotels regularly make additions and changes to their venues and do not always notify us. It would be best to call Porter Square Hotel at +1 617 499 3399.

  • How close is Porter Square Hotel to Cambridge city center?

    Porter Square Hotel is 1.2 mi away from the city center of Cambridge, where you can find interesting sights such as Harvard Art Museums.

  • What is the phone number for Porter Square Hotel?

    You can reach the main line at +1 617 499 3399.

  • Does Porter Square Hotel have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Porter Square Hotel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for Porter Square Hotel?

    You can plan to arrive after 3:00 PM for checking in. Check-out time is 12:00 PM. We advise notifying the front desk of any requests as early as possible.

  • How much is a room at Porter Square Hotel?

    The average price for a night at Porter Square Hotel found recently is $226 and can go as low as $111/night. Please note that rates may be impacted by travel dates, room type, and availability. To see current deals, enter your dates in the form above.

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