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    Harding House

    288 Harvard St, Cambridge, MA 02139-2341
    (617) 762-5068
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    • Excellent62%
    • Very good28%
    • Average6%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    21 - 25 of 154 reviews

    Reviewed 23 July 2017

    My husband and I stayed at Harding House recently for the second time. We were lucky to find accommodations here last summer and already have reservations to come back in August with our adult children and grandchildren. We enjoy the comfy common areas, the clean...More

    Thank Pamela G
    Reviewed 22 July 2017

    We stayed here for 3 nights in July, and picked the place for proximity to MIT and price. It is also close to Harvard. It is a very pleasant place to stay - a heritage house located in the leafy campus suburb of Cambridge. The...More

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    Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

    Great quiet room. And excellent front desk staff and breakfast - French toast one morning, a baked egg and croissant the next and tons of other healthy options. Comfortable living room downstairs. A nice easy way to Harvard Sq. Beautiful neighborhood. Free off street parking....More

    Thank BTKBrooklyn
    Reviewed 19 June 2017

    My husband and I and our two adult daughters spent two nights at Harding House. We made good use of the comfortable common spaces and kitchen/tea making facilities, feeling very much at home. Our rooms were spacious and attractive, the beds very comfortable, and the...More

    Thank Judy C
    Response from ManagingHarding, General Manager at Harding HouseResponded 20 June 2017

    Dear Judy, Thank you for your thoughtful feedback. We are always looking for ways to improve and breakfast has been a tough one. Since we have varying numbers of guests and limited space we try to be creative while always offering both sweet & savory...More

    Reviewed 12 June 2017

    My stay at HH was so peaceful and nice, all the staff is friendly and the breakfast recipes are very delicious and varied. I stayed for 7 nights and enjoyed every moment. My room was always clean and whoever was at the reception they were...More

    Thank Sonneth A
    Response from ManagingHarding, General Manager at Harding HouseResponded 14 June 2017

    Thank you Sonneth! So glad you enjoyed your stay as much as we enjoyed having you here!

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Price range
    • US$136 - US$227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    "Ask to be away from the street, and pay for an in room bathroom."
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    "I shared a bath and never had trouble getting into the bathroom when I was there on a Wednesday night"
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    "We stayed in a 3rd Floor Room with a queen bed. It was a lovely room and completely served our needs."
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    "Rooms vary in price. I generally prefer with bath."
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