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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)

£230 Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.

Average price (weekend night)

£197 Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

Top tips for finding the perfect Cambridge hotel

  • 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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Royal Sonesta Boston - Cambridge - Building
Royal Sonesta Boston
8.6 Excellent
Lechmere - East Cambridge £242+
£242+
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Le Méridien Boston Cambridge - Cambridge - Building
Le Méridien Boston Cambridge
8.7 Excellent
Kendall Square - MIT £267+
£267+
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Kimpton Marlowe Hotel - Cambridge - Building
Kimpton Marlowe Hotel
8.9 Excellent
Lechmere - East Cambridge £277+
£277+
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Boston Marriott Cambridge - Cambridge - Building
Boston Marriott Cambridge
8.5 Excellent
Lechmere - East Cambridge £292+
£292+
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Courtyard by Marriott Boston Cambridge - Cambridge - Bedroom
Courtyard by Marriott Boston Cambridge
8.3 Excellent
Riverside - Cambridgeport £213+
£213+
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The Charles Hotel - Cambridge - Bedroom
The Charles Hotel
8.9 Excellent
Harvard Square - The Quad £291+
£291+
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Hampton Inn Boston-Cambridge - Cambridge - Building
Hampton Inn Boston-Cambridge
8.5 Excellent
Lechmere - East Cambridge £222+
£222+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
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Porter Square Hotel - Cambridge - Building
Porter Square Hotel
8.7 Excellent
Porter Square - Avon Hill £178+
£178+
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Sheraton Commander Hotel - Cambridge - Bedroom
Sheraton Commander Hotel
8.8 Excellent
Harvard Square - The Quad £267+
£267+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Boston - Cambridge - Cambridge - Building
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Boston - Cambridge
8.0 Excellent
Lechmere - East Cambridge £191+
£191+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
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The Kendall Hotel - Cambridge - Building
The Kendall Hotel
9.3 Excellent
Kendall Square - MIT £270+
£270+
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AC Hotel by Marriott Boston Cambridge - Cambridge - Building
AC Hotel by Marriott Boston Cambridge
8.6 Excellent
Alewife - North Cambridge £226+
£226+
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Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Cambridge - Cambridge - Bedroom
Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Cambridge
8.8 Excellent
Kendall Square - MIT £293+
£293+
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Pet-friendly
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Hotel Veritas - Cambridge - Bedroom
Hotel Veritas
8.8 Excellent
Harvard Square - The Quad £218+
£218+
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Irving House At Harvard - Cambridge - Building
Irving House At Harvard
8.5 Excellent
Harvard Square - The Quad £235+
£235+
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A Cambridge House Inn - Cambridge - Building
A Cambridge House Inn
6.2 Good
Porter Square - Avon Hill £137+
£137+
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Kitty's House in Cambridge - Cambridge - Bedroom
Kitty's House in Cambridge
8.9 Excellent
Fresh Pond - Strawberry Hill £84+
£84+
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