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Courtyard by Marriott Boston-Cambridge

3.5 out of 5.0

Recent guest reviews

Perfect walking distance to Boston University! Modern rooms. Great view to the Charles river.

Good relation quality - price. Perfect for visiting Harvard.

Easy check-in. Only problem is that there are two sets of stairs to drag luggage up (and down) to get to the desk. Great staff and totally friendly and helpful people. Really exceptional. Parking is easy with payment on your room key.

The bathroom is really old. The faucets and tub and and fixtures are really old. The mattress is spring loaded and hurts your back. The hallway is small and tight.

Beds are comfortable, airco quiet, good bathroom products. Good WiFi and TV with WiFi. Only complaint is very basic, unappealing bistro.

It was a great hotel. With hotels priced over $200 in and around the boston area, this hotel was great for a reasonable price. Super comfy room and all the amenities I needed, I'd stay here in a heart beat when ever I'm in the area.

The hotel room was comfortable, quiet, and clean. The fridge in the room, the helpful hotel staff, and the shuttle service all enhanced our visit.

Stayed for 3 days. There were people inside the room we were given that hotel did not know about. One of only 2 elevators was out for one of three days. Fire alarm went off at 2:30 am one night and all guests had to evacuate. Staff was gracious and apologetic, but a weird experience.

We showed up an hour early to check-in with no problems..allowed to park and get right into our room, the staff was very helpful.

Everyone from the young man who grabbed my bag and hauled it to the front desk, the check in staff and maid service was outstanding. New clean hotel, will definitely go back

The hotel has been newly renovated and is up to Marriott's high standards. Room was terrific, and staff excellent. The pool was still under renovation, but trust it will be brought up to a similar standard and the modern and elegant rooms.

Nice overall stay. Overlooking the charles, couple of miles from downtown.

Booked the hotel for a long weekend.The room was clean and well kept. But the air conditioning was not functioning and hence the room was uncomfortably warm. They took quite some time to fix it. The staff was very friendly and co-operative in correcting the problem though.

I realilze coffee machines are int hte room, which I like, but a powder creamer is no where near a creamer container (liquid). And it seams there is no longer free hot coffee in the lobby, disapointing.

The best thing about this hotel is the location. The rooms are comfortable and staff very nice. Parking is convenient but pricy at $35/day. Would have liked complimentary breakfast, but with Starbucks next door, didn't prove to be a big issue.

The hotel was clean, convenient and friendly. The only drawback was that they stop serving breakfast very early on Saturday Morning.

Stayed at the hotel for a business trip to Boston.

Staff was very friendly and the room was nice and clean. The only downfall was the subway was a far walk away so the location wasn't as ideal. But the hotel itself was great!! Price was reasonable.

Hotel was clean, comfortable bedding and furniture. An easy walk into the city with maps provided by front desk staff. Staff was knowledgeable and friendly. No complaints! Hotel was also very easy to get to, plenty of parking (not free, but expected and reasonable for a large city). An overall pleasant experience!

The location for viewing the Fourth of July fireworks was great, although the room temperature was quite warm despite numerous attempts to make it cooler. However, for price and location, this made for a pleasant night's stay!

777 Memorial Dr Cambridge MA

Hotel highlights

  • Close to Boston University and Harvard Square
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • 24-hour fitness center

Located in Cambridgeport, Courtyard by Marriott Boston-Cambridge is within a mile (2 km) of popular sights such as Boston University and Harvard Square. This 207-room, 3.5-star hotel welcomes guests with a restaurant, a 24-hour fitness center, and free in-room WiFi. On a river, it's also near Fenway Park and Boston Museum of Fine Arts.


Dining

Enjoy a bite to eat at the hotel's bistro, or relax with a drink at the bar/lounge. You can sip a beverage at the coffee shop/café. For your convenience, a continental breakfast is available for a fee.


Rooms

Courtyard by Marriott Boston-Cambridge's 207 air-conditioned rooms provide refrigerators, coffee makers, and phones. 32-inch Smart TVs come with cable channels and Netflix, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi. Bathrooms have hair dryers and designer toiletries. Ironing boards and desks are other standard amenities.


Property features

At Courtyard by Marriott Boston-Cambridge, guests have access to a 24-hour fitness center, free WiFi in public areas, and 6 meeting rooms. If you drive, self parking is USD 39 per day, and there's also an area shuttle for a fee. Multilingual staff at the 24-hour front desk can assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Additional amenities include conference space, a business center, and express check-out.

Room options

Room, 2 Queen Beds

Queen 2 | Sleeps 4

Suite, 1 Bedroom

King 1 | Sleeps 4

Room, 1 King Bed, River View

King 1 | Sleeps 3

Room, 1 King Bed, City View

King 1 | Sleeps 3

Guest reviews for Courtyard by Marriott Boston-Cambridge

Everyone (8) Business (10) Couples (10) Family (14) Friends (5) Other (5)
5
Everyone

Perfect walking distance to Boston University! Modern rooms. Great view to the Charles river.

By , from San Juan, PR on Sep 7, 2017

3
Everyone

Good relation quality - price. Perfect for visiting Harvard.

By on Jun 12, 2017

5

great place to stay

Everyone

Easy check-in. Only problem is that there are two sets of stairs to drag luggage up (and down) to get to the desk. Great staff and totally friendly and helpful people. Really exceptional. Parking is easy with payment on your room key.

By on May 20, 2017

3
Everyone

The bathroom is really old. The faucets and tub and and fixtures are really old. The mattress is spring loaded and hurts your back. The hallway is small and tight.

By , from Chicago on Apr 28, 2017

4

comfortable, meets basic needs, clean.

BusinessTravelers

Beds are comfortable, airco quiet, good bathroom products. Good WiFi and TV with WiFi. Only complaint is very basic, unappealing bistro.

By on Apr 15, 2017

5

refreshing choice.

Everyone

It was a great hotel. With hotels priced over $200 in and around the boston area, this hotel was great for a reasonable price. Super comfy room and all the amenities I needed, I'd stay here in a heart beat when ever I'm in the area.

By on Mar 19, 2017

5

easy access to cambridge

Everyone

The hotel room was comfortable, quiet, and clean. The fridge in the room, the helpful hotel staff, and the shuttle service all enhanced our visit.

By , from Indiana on Oct 15, 2016

3

lots of things don't work

Everyone

Stayed for 3 days. There were people inside the room we were given that hotel did not know about. One of only 2 elevators was out for one of three days. Fire alarm went off at 2:30 am one night and all guests had to evacuate. Staff was gracious and apologetic, but a weird experience.

By , from NH on Aug 8, 2016

5

convenient!

Families

We showed up an hour early to check-in with no problems..allowed to park and get right into our room, the staff was very helpful.

By , from rochester,ny on Apr 25, 2016

5

cold city warm staff

Everyone
Charles River from my room

Everyone from the young man who grabbed my bag and hauled it to the front desk, the check in staff and maid service was outstanding. New clean hotel, will definitely go back

By , from kansas city on Mar 25, 2016