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Porter Square Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“two twin beds”(3 reviews)
“free muffins”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Wheelchair Access
3.0 Star Hotel
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The front desk is great - everyone on staff was helpful, friendly and efficient. The location is also great - across the street from a subway, multiple restaurants and a block from a supermarket. We were there before their restaurant opened, and were fans of...More

Thank Traveler2005
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Great hotel. New and clean. Great staff. Excellent location. By subway. Helped me with getting connected to internet. Great coffee and tea all day. Anything i asked for they did. One of my best hotel experiences, and i travel a fair amount. Great job!!!

Thank dmetzler2017
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Decent location. Clean. Affordable. But? But honestly, how noisy is their fan system? I could not turn it off, as it turns back on. So it wakes me up all night, and it ruins my Thanksgiving Day. They have to turn it off from downstairs,...More

Thank Casius2017
Reviewed 27 November 2017

The staff are friendly, helpful and accomodating. Have stayed at the hotel on two occasions in two styles of rooms. The rooms are modern, clean and thoughtfully arranged. Plenty of lighting controlled from bedside. Beds are comfortable with a duvet. Baths have modern fixtures and...More

Thank campbell19472017
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I would like to acknowledge the exceptional service and great kindness of staff who delivered my blackberry charger left behind in my room to Harvard Faculty Club. I had no sufficient time to stop at the hotel after my meetings on my way to the...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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US$114 - US$289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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badgerfan67
20 April 2017|
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Response from nisey2015 | Reviewed this property |
I have stayed there , and did not find it noisy at all. It is a great place to stay :)
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malgorzata71
15 March 2017|
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Response from bluerange2017 | Reviewed this property |
There is a Dunkin' Donuts coffee shop across the street.
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Floridabluemacau
12 December 2016|
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Response from JHNToronto | Reviewed this property |
It's about a 20 minute walk down Massachusetts Avenue to Harvard Square, or a 2 minute subway ride (one stop away.)
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"Choose a room in a completely different hotel."
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"Single beds are rather small No coffee maker in the room"
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"South side upper floors have a lovely view of Boston in the distance"
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"I requested a quiet room, and that might be why I was moved up to the 5th floor, which is all suites. Hotel..."
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