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Harvard Square - Cambridge, MA, United States
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Discover well-known properties in Harvard Square that are favoured by visitors more than others. There are 41 hotels in Harvard Square and price data was last updated on 21 April 2024. The average price for a hotel in Harvard Square is ₹ 44,526/night.
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20 Sidney Street, Cambridge, MA, United States
Located a short walk from Kendall-MIT MBTA Subway Station, Le Meridien Boston Cambridge provides guests with an ideal base when visiting Cambridge. It is moments from the MIT Museum, restaurants and nightlife options.
Free Wi-Fi
8.4
Excellent
634 reviews
Location
1.5 km from city centre
₹ 19,306
1924 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA, United States
This comfortable hotel in Cambridge offers free wireless internet, as well as an express check-in and check-out feature and valet parking. It is situated in the area's vibrant nightlife district, which is only a few minutes walk from Harvard University, Harvard Square and Harvard College.
Free Wi-Fi
8.5
Excellent
1338 reviews
Location
2.0 km from city centre
₹ 16,350
24 Irving Street, Cambridge, MA, United States
Located within walking distance of Harvard MBTA Subway Station, this comfortable bed and breakfast is a convenient base for those wanting to explore Cambridge and its surrounds. Guests can also make use of complimentary wireless internet.
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
8.4
Excellent
536 reviews
Location
0.4 km from city centre
₹ 14,279
110 Mount Auburn Street, Cambridge, MA, United States
Located only a five-minute walk from Harvard MBTA Subway Station, Harvard Square Hotel provides guests with a convenient base while visiting Cambridge. It is situated in the area's popular nightlife district, about a five-minute walk from Harvard Square and the American Repertory Theater.
Free Wi-Fi
7.7
Good
210 reviews
Location
1.4 km from city centre
₹ 24,025

Tips for booking hotels in Harvard Square

Gain useful insights and advice for booking the perfect stay in Harvard Square. Price data is based on averages over the past 12 months and was last updated on 21 April 2024.
Cheapest month:March
Most expensive month:November
Average price in Harvard Square:₹ 44,526/night
Cheapest price found:₹ 17,935/night
Cheapest day:Monday
Most expensive day:Tuesday
₹ 21,202 - ₹ 86,954
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₹ 21,202 - ₹ 55,221
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Hotel prices in Harvard Square

Get a sense of the average price and most popular properties to stay in Harvard Square to help you budget for your trip accordingly. Hotels that are booked the most in each class receive the “Most popular” badge. Hotels with the “Best value” badge are the most popular hotels in Harvard Square at attractive prices. Price data was last updated on 21 April 2024.
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110 Mount Auburn Street, Cambridge, MA, United States
₹ 24,025
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1924 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA, United States
₹ 16,350
24 Irving Street, Cambridge, MA, United States
₹ 14,279
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20 Sidney Street, Cambridge, MA, United States
₹ 19,306

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24 Irving Street, Cambridge, MA, United States
0.4 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
₹ 14,279
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1924 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA, United States
2.0 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
₹ 16,350
Avg. per night
20 Sidney Street, Cambridge, MA, United States
1.5 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
₹ 19,306
Avg. per night
110 Mount Auburn Street, Cambridge, MA, United States
1.4 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
₹ 24,025
Avg. per night

Where to stay in Harvard Square

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About Harvard Square

Harvard Square lies in the heart of Cambridge, part of the Boston Metropolitan Area, in the state of Massachusetts, and acts as a central point encompassing the culture and energy of the city. Harvard University surrounds the intersection and comprises of independent business and services. It contains many students and acts as a mixing hub for the university and the local community in a busy and beautiful area of the city, as an open and colourful triangular plaza.

A key attraction for visitors to Harvard Square is to witness the famous Harvard University, whose walls line the plaza and whose student life seeps into the culture of the surrounding area, as there are also many student bars and cafes. Other nearby cultural sites include the Semitic Museum, the Museum of Natural History and the American Repertory Theatre, although the square is also a site of smaller cultural wonders, like local buskers, street performers and independent businesses. Visitors can easily find a cute or quirky cafe to relax in, or discover other student favourites like local bookshops, small theatres and artistic stores selling cheap furniture, second-hand items and old fashioned supplies. There are also food trucks that travel to Harvard Square and offer delicious food, or visitors can walk in the surrounding park nature, or shop at the nearby Garage shopping mall.

Harvard Square is served by the central transit station, which includes subway, bus and trolley connections, all of which use the area as a transfer point, making it easy for visitors to access the area from throughout the city. Public transport services use Massachusetts Avenue as a central hub and drivers can also access the avenue by car, at the end of which lies Harvard Square.

Early maps of Harvard Square show the area to be a residential district, which was once home to famous Americans, such as Anne Bradstreet, a colonial poet of the 17th century. The area changed with the development of Harvard University as what was once a shopping neighbourhood transformed into a regional meeting place and student hub. Gentrification took place, throughout the 20th century although the area retained its old, local atmosphere through maintaining second-hand stores and independent businesses, especially focusing on preserving its book selling reputation.

Facts about staying in Harvard Square

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  • What are the best hotels near Harvard Square?

    Harvard Square is home to many highly-rated hotels, one of which is Courtyard by Marriott Boston Cambridge, which has a current rating of 8.2. For other potential stays, consider Le Méridien Boston Cambridge and Porter Square Hotel, which can also be great places to stay near Harvard Square.

  • What is a good hotel near Dwarakadhish Temple?

    A good hotel close to Dwarakadhish Temple is Hotel Gomti (rated 7.3/10 from 113 reviews).

  • What is a good hotel in Harvard Square near Golden Temple?

    For a good hotel near to Golden Temple, consider Ramada by Wyndham Amritsar - it is rated 8.1/10 from 1,482 HotelsCombined reviews.

  • Is there a good hotel near Baga Beach?

    Close to Baga Beach you will find Acron Waterfront Resort, which has a rating of 7.6 over 107 HotelsCombined reviews.

  • How much do hotels in Harvard Square cost?

    ₹ 6,340/night is the average price of a hotel in Harvard Square, based on HotelsCombined searches over the last 3 days.

  • How much is a cheap hotel near Harvard Square?

    ₹ 4,755 per night is the cheapest Harvard Square hotel price found in our data from the last 72 hours.

  • What are the most popular landmarks to visit in Harvard Square?

    Dwarakadhish Temple, Golden Temple, and Baga Beach are the most popular landmarks in Harvard Square according to our data. You can experience Dwarakadhish Temple if you plan to visit Dwārka. You can visit Golden Temple if you stay in Amritsar. Baga Beach is accessible while staying in Baga.

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