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Cambridge Hotels

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Low season

December Cheapest month to stay with an average 40% drop in price.

High season

May Most expensive month to stay with an average 41% rise in price.

Average price (weeknight)

$386 Average Sun. - Thu. price over the last 2 weeks.

Average price (weekend night)

$332 Average Fri. & Sat. price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book cheap hotels in Cambridge?

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Top tips for finding perfect Cambridge hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Cambridge, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Cambridge in December and January.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Cambridge if you stay on a Saturday. The opposite is true for, Tuesday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book more than 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Cambridge accommodation.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Cambridge for 3 days.
  • The best neighborhood in Cambridge for tourists is Harvard Square. There is a good choice of hotels in Cambridge located close to the main attractions. Stay at Harvard Square Hotel located close to Harvard University and John F. Kennedy Park on the Charles River, which is perfect for sightseeing. Sheraton Commander Hotel is also close by and overlooks Cambridge Common Park, as well as being half a mile from the Harvard Museum of Natural History.
  • If you are looking to shop on your visit to Cambridge, you should look for hotels in East Cambridge. Kimpton Marlowe Hotel is conveniently located near the CambridgeSide shopping mall, which has over 100 stores and restaurants and is close to the CambridgeSide Galleria. Less than a mile up Cambridge Street is another shopping outlet, Twin City Plaza. The nearest hotel to this outdoor mall is Holiday Inn Express & Suites Boston.
  • When you are looking for hotels in downtown Cambridge you should try to stay near Harvard Yard, at the heart of the city. Centrally located hotels in this area include 4-star The Charles Hotel, which boasts a jazz club and several restaurants and old New England themed Hotel Veritas with 3-stars.
  • Rich in cultural attractions, Cambridge is home to a variety of museums, with the majority located close to Harvard University. Within its grounds, the Harvard Art Museums is comprised of three museums: the Fogg Museum, the Arthur M. Sackler Museum and the Busch-Reisinger Museum, as well as four research centers. Look at booking hotels in Harvard Square, like A Friendly Inn at Harvard Square, which is only a two-minute walk away.
  • For cheap hotels in Cambridge, you should plan to visit in late summer when the average temperature is 73 °F and the tourist crowds are less. Avoid staying in the center of Cambridge and opt for south of the river, near Fenway Park, like the Best Western Cambridge University Hotel, which is just 3 miles outside of Cambridge.

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Best Cambridge hotels

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Hyatt Regency Boston/Cambridge - Cambridge - Building
Hyatt Regency Boston/Cambridge
8.2 Excellent
Area 2/MIT $140+
$140+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
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Royal Sonesta Boston - Cambridge - Outdoor view
Royal Sonesta Boston
8.6 Excellent
East Cambridge $144+
$144+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
Spa
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Le Méridien Boston Cambridge - Cambridge - Building
Le Méridien Boston Cambridge
8.6 Excellent
Cambridgeport $137+
$137+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
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Kimpton Marlowe Hotel - Cambridge - Meeting room
Kimpton Marlowe Hotel
8.8 Excellent
East Cambridge $178+
$178+
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Freepoint Hotel Cambridge, Tapestry Collection by Hilton - Cambridge - Patio
Freepoint Hotel Cambridge, Tapestry Collection by Hilton
8.0 Excellent
Cambridge Highlands $144+
$144+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
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The Charles Hotel - Cambridge - Building
The Charles Hotel
8.8 Excellent
Harvard Square - The Quad $210+
$210+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
Spa
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Porter Square Hotel - Cambridge - Patio
Porter Square Hotel
8.7 Excellent
North Cambridge $121+
$121+
Free Wi-Fi
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Courtyard by Marriott Boston Cambridge - Cambridge - Lounge
Courtyard by Marriott Boston Cambridge
8.3 Excellent
Cambridgeport $166+
$166+
Free Wi-Fi
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Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Boston Cambridge - Cambridge - Living room
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Boston Cambridge
8.7 Excellent
East Cambridge $146+
$146+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
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Boston Marriott Cambridge - Cambridge - Lobby
Boston Marriott Cambridge
8.5 Excellent
East Cambridge $160+
$160+
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Irving House At Harvard - Cambridge - Building
Irving House At Harvard
8.6 Excellent
Mid-Cambridge $119+
$119+
Free Wi-Fi
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The Kendall Hotel - Cambridge - Building
The Kendall Hotel
9.3 Excellent
Area 2/MIT $208+
$208+
Free Wi-Fi
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Sheraton Commander Hotel - Cambridge - Building
Sheraton Commander Hotel
9.0 Excellent
Harvard Square - The Quad $189+
$189+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
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AC Hotel by Marriott Boston Cambridge - Cambridge - Building
AC Hotel by Marriott Boston Cambridge
8.6 Excellent
North Cambridge $130+
$130+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
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Hotel Veritas - Cambridge - Bedroom
Hotel Veritas
8.8 Excellent
Mid-Cambridge $175+
$175+
Free Wi-Fi
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Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Cambridge - Cambridge - Living room
Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Cambridge
8.8 Excellent
Area 2/MIT $211+
$211+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Spa
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A Cambridge House Bed & Breakfast Inn - Cambridge
A Cambridge House Bed & Breakfast Inn
8.6 Excellent
North Cambridge $219+
$219+
Free Wi-Fi
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Kitty's House in Cambridge - Cambridge - Bedroom
Kitty's House in Cambridge
8.9 Excellent
Strawberry Hill $88+
$88+
Free Wi-Fi
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Hampton Inn by Hilton Boston/Cambridge - Cambridge - Building
Hampton Inn by Hilton Boston/Cambridge
8.4 Excellent
East Cambridge $307+
$307+
Free Wi-Fi
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