Each year, eight million visitors cross the Charles River from Boston and head into Harvard Square for one of the best hotels in Cambridge MA. The Charles Hotel is situated in the heart of Harvard Square, just minutes from downtown Boston.
Surrounded by Harvard's storied quads and only steps away from the Charles River, the Square is known for its blend of sophistication and youthful vitality.
It is the perfect setting for the traveler who wants to experience it all.
While located merely 10 minutes from downtown Boston and Logan Airport, Cambridge is known for having its own cultural identity and is often referred to as "Boston's Left Bank." Visitors from around the world come to experience the diverse array of attractions, theaters, museums, historic spots, cafés and shopping that this multicultural mecca offers.
With a dozen art and science museums, street fairs, festivals and farmers' markets, there is something for everyone, from first-time visitors to Massachusetts natives.
Cambridge is also home to some of the country's best universities including: Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Tufts University, and Lesley University.
For more information and to view current events in the Square, please contact the Harvard Square Business Association at www.harvardsquare.com or 617.491.3434
The Charles Hotel is located a mere two and a half miles from Boston and less than five miles from Logan Airport. The hotel is adjacent to Harvard University, JFK Memorial Park, and the Charles River. Boston's world-class museums, theaters, and stores are easily accessible by car or the MBTA, as are Boston's financial district, the North End, Beacon Hill, and Government Center. Self-parking and valet services are available at the hotel.
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