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Sheraton Commander Hotel
3.5 out of 5
0.2 mi from Harvard University
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £93 per night from 18 Dec to 19 Dec
4.1/5Very Good! (95 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 19 Aug 2019

Sheraton Commander Hotel
Irving House At Harvard
3 out of 5
0.1 mi from Harvard University
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £64 per night from 11 Dec to 12 Dec
4.1/5Very Good! (894 reviews)

"A great place to stay in Cambridge! Great price, wonderful staff, and full amenities expected of a local business like this!"…"

Reviewed on 30 Nov 2020

Irving House At Harvard
The Charles Hotel
4 out of 5
0.1 mi from Harvard University
The price is £169 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
4.5/5Wonderful! (993 reviews)

"I love the nespresso coffee provided in the rooms"…"

Reviewed on 21 Oct 2020

The Charles Hotel
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The Cambridge Karma House
3.5 out of 5
0.3 mi from Harvard University
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3.2/5 (48 reviews)
Not a good experience

"I am sorry I did not take the reviews into account when booking this property. The house is falling apart, very run down. Even though the cleaner made a huge effort to clean, it is actually not clean-able.Not sure how come this is listed on hotels.com"…"

Reviewed on 14 Oct 2019

The Cambridge Karma House
Chez Pat in Cambridge
3 out of 5
0.2 mi from Harvard University
The price is £172 per night from 5 Dec to 6 Dec
4/5Very Good! (182 reviews)
A little jewel in Central Square/Inman Square

"Chez Pat has a unique Bostonian setting. A bit of 19th century charm with French furnishing. It is carefully decorated with antiques capturing the history of time and a touch of items from all parts of world. On my desk was a little chest from China. It is such a thoughtful touch. The hotel walls ..."…"

Reviewed on 7 Mar 2020

Chez Pat in Cambridge
DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Boston - Cambridge
3.5 out of 5
1 mi from Harvard University
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £84 per night from 5 Dec to 6 Dec
4.4/5Excellent! (990 reviews)

"Excellent beautiful clean but the sucky part. Parking is $50 and the location is kind of in the middle of nowhere where overal I’d definitely recommend"…"

Reviewed on 11 Oct 2020

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Boston - Cambridge
A Bed & Breakfast in Cambridge
3 out of 5
0.067 mi 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 14 Nov 2017

A Bed & Breakfast in Cambridge
Wkly/monthly Large Furnished 2-bedroom Near Hbs, Mit, Hls, Hks, BU & Harvard Sq
Huge 1BR Apt Near Harvard Sq / Charles River / MIT / BU / HBS / Wkly or Mnthly
Renovated 3 Bed,1.5 Bath,mit,harvard,central Sq,mbta Sleeps 6
Parkside on Ellery Bed and Breakfast
3 out of 5
0.083 mi 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 21 Oct 2019

Parkside on Ellery Bed and Breakfast
Freepoint Hotel Cambridge, Tapestry Collection by Hilton
4 out of 5
1 mi from Harvard University
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £83 per night from 8 Dec to 9 Dec
4.3/5Excellent! (802 reviews)

"Great location and trendy hotel room and lobby layout"…"

Reviewed on 28 Oct 2020

Freepoint Hotel Cambridge, Tapestry Collection by Hilton
Mary Prentiss Inn
3 out of 5
0.7 mi from Harvard University
The price is £84 per night from 5 Dec to 6 Dec
4.5/5Wonderful! (449 reviews)

"We have stayed at the Mary Prentiss Inn before and have loved it. It’s very homey and cozy and clean and everyone is friendly. Covid has made things a little different but the staff is still very nice and accommodating and they are taking every precaution to make sure everyone stays safe."…"

Reviewed on 29 Nov 2020

Mary Prentiss Inn
Harvard Square Hotel
2 out of 5
0.079 mi from Harvard University
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3.9/5Very Good! (109 reviews)

"Very clean, spacious and a great location. Check in was extremely efficient."…"

Reviewed on 26 Jan 2020

Harvard Square Hotel
Hotel Veritas
3.5 out of 5
0.2 mi from Harvard University
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4.5/5Wonderful! (996 reviews)

"Located a short walk to Harvard Square, the hotel is perfectly situated to roam the streets and discover the city . Staff is friendly, helpful."…"

Reviewed on 28 Sep 2020

Hotel Veritas
Hotel 1868
3.5 out of 5
1 mi from Harvard University
Free cancellation
The price is £75 per night from 1 Jan to 2 Jan
4.6/5Exceptional! (208 reviews)

"Great hotel, great staff, great area!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!"…"

Reviewed on 1 Dec 2020

Hotel 1868
Hyatt Regency Boston/Cambridge
4 out of 5
1.4 mi from Harvard University
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £95 per night from 5 Dec to 6 Dec
4.2/5Excellent! (1,116 reviews)

"Nice property but didn’t like that we were put into a handicap room. It took us a while to fix the showers. Staff was very friendly and accommodating thou!"…"

Reviewed on 27 Oct 2020

Hyatt Regency Boston/Cambridge
A Friendly Inn at Harvard
3 out of 5
0.087 mi from Harvard University
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5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)

"Very nice staff and plentiful breakfast. Microwave/tea available at all times, with fridge in the room. Much better than expected for price and location."…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar 2020

A Friendly Inn at Harvard
citizenM Boston North Station
4 out of 5
0.6 mi from Harvard University
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £89 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
4.6/5Exceptional! (1,179 reviews)

"The hotel its good clean nice view but the parking I don’t like the location and its not included"…"

Reviewed on 1 Dec 2020

citizenM Boston North Station
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Harvard University is located in a vibrant area of Cambridge known for its stunning river views and top museums. Cambridge is home to 77 hotels and other accommodation options, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

Staying near Harvard University

There are 27 hotels and other accommodation options 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 centre. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its overall value and WiFi.
  • Harvard Square Hotel: This 2-star hotel features free WiFi, a coffee shop and parking. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers 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 theatre.

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

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Harvard University?
Harvard University is located in a vibrant area of Cambridge known for its stunning river views and top museums. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, take a look at the 49 hotels and other accommodation options you’ll find within a mile.
Where is the best place to stay close to Harvard University?
Adjacent to Harvard University, The Charles Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data, and this 4-star hotel offers a full-service spa and 3 restaurants. Other good choices close by include Harvard Square Hotel and Hotel Veritas.
How many hotels will I find near Harvard University?
Expedia has 49 hotels and other accommodation options within a mile from Harvard University.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Harvard University, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel reservations are refundable provided that you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, it may still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to get the best deals in Harvard University.
What can I see and do near Harvard University?
Museum of Science, Boston Museum of Fine Arts and Boston Children’s Museum feature a variety of fascinating exhibits to see while you’re in town. Sights like Fenway Park, The Freedom Trail and Faneuil Hall Marketplace are must-sees while exploring the area. You can check out the local talent at Boston Opera House, House of Blues Boston and Boston Symphony Hall.
How can I get to Harvard University?
Head to Harvard Square Station to catch metro transport. If you’d like to venture around the surrounding area, consider renting a car to take in more sights.

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