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Top Rated Hotels for your Cambridge Vacation

Freepoint Hotel Cambridge, Tapestry Collection by Hilton
Freepoint Hotel Cambridge, Tapestry Collection by Hilton
4.0 out of 5.0 220 Alewife Brook Parkway, Cambridge, MA
Free Cancellation
$169
4.6/5 (25 reviews)

Bed was super comfortable and the room was clean. The showers had great products and a chic design

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2019
Situated in the historical district, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Davis Square, Harvard Square, and Harvard University. Semitic Museum and Tufts University ...
Kimpton Marlowe Hotel
Kimpton Marlowe Hotel
4.0 out of 5.0 25 Edwin H. Land Blvd, Cambridge, MA
Free Cancellation
$214
4.5/5 (176 reviews)

The call from the woman at the front desk welcoming me and asking if I needed anything was especially timely and helpful.

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2019
Located in East Cambridge, this romantic hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Cambridgeside Galleria and Museum of Science. TD Garden and The Freedom Trail are ...
The Charles Hotel
The Charles Hotel
4.0 out of 5.0 One Bennett Street, Cambridge, MA
$319
4.3/5 (111 reviews)

Location! Excellent restaurants. The rooms are spacious and the bathrooms very slick.

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2019
Located in West Cambridge, this spa hotel is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Harvard University and within 3 mi (5 km) of Fenway Park and Hynes Convention Center. Boston ...
Boston Marriott Cambridge
Boston Marriott Cambridge
4.0 out of 5.0 Two Cambridge Center, 50 Broadway, Cambridge, MA
Free Cancellation
$220
4.3/5 (140 reviews)

Pillows weird; all lights left on after clg, So much light! Could not turn off light at floor level under sink

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2019
Located in MIT, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Kendall Square and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Massachusetts General Hospital and Museum ...
Royal Sonesta Boston
Royal Sonesta Boston
4.0 out of 5.0 40 Edwin H. Land Boulevard, Cambridge, MA
Free Cancellation
$217
4.3/5 (326 reviews)

Rooms facing the Charles River afford a beautiful view of be city!!!

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2019
Located in East Cambridge, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Cambridgeside Galleria and Museum of Science. TD Garden and Massachusetts General Hospital ...
Le Méridien Boston Cambridge
Le Méridien Boston Cambridge
4.0 out of 5.0 20 Sidney Street, Cambridge, MA
Free Cancellation
$209
4.2/5 (104 reviews)

Spacious room and we'll appreciated amenities. Very helpful staff.

Reviewed on Jun 18, 2019
Located in MIT, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Boston University, and Newbury Street. Harvard Square and Harvard ...

Things To Do during your Cambridge Vacation

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Cambridge Travel Guide

Where is Cambridge?

Your accommodation is booked and you've checked out the weather for Cambridge. But do you know just where you're going? Let us show you!

The neighborhood sits 2 miles west of downtown Boston, the state capital of Massachusetts.

Forget the big attractions — it's the locals that make a place tick. Here in Boston, there are 600,000 of them.

Places to Visit in Cambridge

If you're going to spend time in this area, you'll be within walking distance of a truly world-renowned attraction. Harvard Square ought to be at the very top of your travel itinerary.

Some sights that are worth a look are the Boston University and the Harvard University. You'll discover them an easy walk away.

Stroll through the grounds and soak up the atmosphere in a historic center of higher education. Spend some time at Massachusetts Institute of Technology reflecting on those who once walked its paths and those who do now. Need more close by options? Take a look at the existence, cultures and rituals of civilizations from times long ago as you roam through the exhibition of artifacts at Semitic Museum. But wait, that's not all there is. Have fun learning about our planet as you browse the exhibits and displays at Harvard Museum of Natural History.

Car Rentals in Cambridge

Adventure is out there, and the best way to find it is with the freedom of your own ride. See and experience more by checking out car rentals in Cambridge with the help of Orbitz.

Pick up a car from the Logan International Airport area and you can stroll off the plane and slide right into the driver's seat. Head over to Advantage Rent-A-Car and Enterprise.

In the main area of the city, you'll find Enterprise at 25 River Street. Its convenient location makes for a straightforward pick up. Why don't you also look into Budget? They can be found nearby at 350 Massachusetts Ave.

Where to stay in Cambridge – Hotel Accommodation

The sooner you reserve your accommodations, the sooner you can start to organize your experiences. With 166 hotels in Cambridge, Orbitz has everything you need to make a booking right now.

There's nothing better than a luxurious getaway. The Mandarin Oriental Boston and the Four Seasons Hotel Boston are premier upmarket choices! Otherwise, if you want to save your bucks for thrilling Cambridge activities, secure a room at the Beacon Hill Hotel & Bistro (25 Charles Street) or the Harvard Square Hotel (110 Mount Auburn Street).

If you and your friends are planning to explore the Boston Museum of Fine Arts while you're in this neck of the woods, why not talk to them about reserving accommodation at the Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Back Bay/Fenway? It's just 0.6 miles away. If you'd like more choice, look up the Global Luxury Suites at Kenmore Square, 0.5 miles away.

Nearest Airports to Cambridge

Ensure your vacation starts smoothly by learning a couple of things about Logan International Airport, the nearest terminal. Abbreviated as BOS, it's situated 4 miles to the east of Cambridge.

Popular Places to Visit Near Cambridge

Take the chance to check out some nearby destinations such as Cambridgeport or Inman Square. Cambridgeport is approximately 0.5 miles from Cambridge, while Inman Square is 0.5 miles away.

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