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Prentiss House by Thatch
3 stars

Prentiss House by Thatch

6 Prentiss Street, Cambridge, MA 02140, United States
+1 617 661 2929
From
C$ 256
Cheapest

rate per night

8.3
Great

based on 210 reviews

Prentiss House by Thatch
Mon 24/6
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Tue 25/6
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Provider
Nightly total
Standard Room
C$ 256
King room
C$ 351
Superior Room
C$ 360

About Prentiss House by Thatch

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Mary Prentiss Inn offers comfortable accommodation and is within walking distance of Porter Railway Station. Close to shops and restaurants, the bed & breakfast provides a convenient base when in Cambridge.

Mary Prentiss Inn has 20 unique rooms that are filled with all the essentials to ensure a comfortable stay.

Mary Prentiss Inn Cambridge (Massachusetts) is also moments from the area's well-known restaurants and bars, and Porter Square is a 10-minute walk away. Harvard University, Harvard Square and Harvard Museum of Natural History are also situated within a 20-minute walk away.

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Amenities at Prentiss House by Thatch

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Hairdryer
  • Microwave

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Dining

  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Minibar
  • Microwave
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining area

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden

General

  • Seating area
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Sofa
  • Carpeted

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Private entrance

Bedroom

  • Sofa bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Private parking

Laundry

  • Iron and ironing board

Workspace

  • Desk

Services and conveniences

  • Bottle of water

Reviews of Prentiss House by Thatch

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8.3
Very goodBased on 210 verified guest reviews
8.9Families
8.3Solo
8.1Friends
8.2Couples

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10.0 Wonderful
Pros:Lovely, friendly and perfectly located between Harvard Square and Porter Square.

Location

6 Prentiss Street, Cambridge, MA 02140

What's nearby

  • Porter Square0.5 km
  • Harvard Museum of Natural History0.7 km
  • Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology0.8 km
  • Semitic Museum0.8 km
  • Harvard University0.8 km
  • Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments0.9 km
  • Longfellow National Historic Site0.9 km
  • Memorial Hall1 km
  • Harvard Art Museums1.2 km
  • Harvard Square1.2 km
  • Mount Auburn Cemetery2.4 km
  • Central Square2.4 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Prentiss House by Thatch

Low season

July

High season

June

Average price (weeknight)

C$ 514

Average price (weekend night)

C$ 455
Cheapest month to stay with an average 20% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 39% rise in price.
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When to book a room at Prentiss House by Thatch

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Top tips for your stay at Prentiss House by Thatch

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Prentiss House by Thatch, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in July and March.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Prentiss House by Thatch, plan to stay on a Wednesday or Friday. The most expensive day is usually Sunday.
  • The cheapest price a room at Prentiss House by Thatch was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 639, while the most expensive was C$ 639.
  • How long should you stay at Prentiss House by Thatch? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 3 days.

FAQs when booking at Prentiss House by Thatch

  • Why should I stay at Mary Prentiss Inn instead of other hotels nearby?

    This historical hotel, present-day Prentiss House, is recognized by the Cambridge Historical Commission and remains on the National Register of Historic places. Upgraded with technology enhancements, modern amenities, and fresh interior design, this hotel marries comfort and convenience with history and charm. The inn has limited service offerings and staffing to afford guests independence, privacy, and budget savings so they can explore local businesses, cafes, and restaurants. Its proximity to landmarks such as Cambridge Common and Porter Square, bars, and restaurants makes this inn a great lodging for your Cambridge visit.

  • What is the best way to get to the Mary Prentiss Inn from the airport?

    Most travelers choose Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) when flying to this inn, as it is the closest. Opt for rideshares, taxis, and shuttles when going to the property from the airport, as they are direct and do not require transfers. Additionally, you will have plenty of room in the trunk for your suitcases. The rental cars at the airport’s Rental Car Center are a great choice for guests looking to explore the neighborhood. Check that it has a GPS for the most direct trips.

  • What is the best room at the Mary Prentiss Inn?

    For an exceptional stay at this historic inn, the Deluxe King/Queen rooms stand out. These suites have plush king-sized beds, all the basic amenities, and an additional seating area where you can enjoy some take-out from a nearby eatery, flip-open your laptop, or unwind with a beverage. Most deluxe king suites are spacious and have a bar area with microwaves and a refrigerator. These rooms also boast secluded entrances off the garden terrace, fireplaces, and whirlpool tubs. Other amenities include smart TVs for streaming, keyless entry, and fast, free Wi-Fi.

  • Does the Mary Prentiss Inn offer group accommodations?

    If you are planning a group getaway for your friends or family, you will want an inviting nest with all home comforts like this inn. The King/Queen suites offer the most amenities and space of all the hotel’s rooms, making them ideal for group stays. All suites have a separate living area, king beds, bar areas, a sleeper sofa, and spatial separations that make these feel more like a mini apartment than a hotel room. When you stay here, you will be within walking distance of many attractions to tour with your posse and make cherished memories.

  • Can I host an event at the Mary Prentiss Inn?

    Imagine having the entire inn at your disposal for a work event, family reunion, or a wedding; this inn is a black canvas. It offers the whole hotel and an event planner who is familiar with the space so you can work together to curate your event. With the 20 rooms, outdoor and indoor event space, on-site parking, and commercial kitchen, this hotel is a great setting for smaller, more intimate events. The gardens with exotic aromas are a perfect backdrop for your photos.

  • Where is Prentiss House by Thatch located?

    Prentiss House by Thatch is located at 6 Prentiss Street in Agassiz, 1.5 km from the centre of Cambridge. Porter Square is the closest landmark to Prentiss House by Thatch.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Prentiss House by Thatch?

    Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 10:00 AM at Prentiss House by Thatch.

  • Does Prentiss House by Thatch offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Prentiss House by Thatch offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Prentiss House by Thatch from the airport?

    Prentiss House by Thatch is 7 km from Boston Harbor SPB. Prentiss House by Thatch is 9.3 km from Boston Logan Intl.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Prentiss House by Thatch hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Prentiss House by Thatch in Cambridge and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Prentiss House by Thatch and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Prentiss House by Thatch.

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Good to know

Value for money

7.7

Distance to downtown

1.5 km

Nearest Airport

Boston Logan Intl

Distance to airport

9.3 km