Local Accommodations

All of the sources for housing listed below are intended to assist you in finding housing in the Cambridge/Boston area. We do not endorse or guarantee any of them and we try to add new sources as we hear of them. Suggestions are welcome.

Academic Ambassadors:
This service is specifically created to provide discounted hotel and rental car rates for academic (non-profit) travelers. If you work for or are otherwise associated with any non-profit (as a volunteer, congregant...), you are now eligible for pre-negotiated discounted rates at carefully selected hotels around the country. You must register for this service

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Local Bed and Breakfasts:

Hancock House
Irving House


Freepoint Hotel , 220 Alewife Brook Parkway, Cambridge Ma 02138
617-491-8000, Toll free: 866-333-8742, fax 617-491-4932
20% discount with the mention of ITAMP/Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics.

Sheraton Commander Hotel, 16 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, 617-547-4800, Toll free: 866-500-0293

DoubleTree Guest Suites, 30% off the Best Available Rate This rate also include free High Speed Wireless internet and complimentary shuttle service to Harvard Square and Downtown Boston.
The rate is available through any of the methods below:
Calling the hotel directly at 617-783-0090 and asking for the "Harvard Rate"
On line at www.bostonsuites.doubletree.com/harvard
The rate can be used for business or personal travel. Save money while supporting a Harvard owned hotel!

Charles Hotel, One Bennett Street, Cambridge, MA 02138,
617-864-1200, Toll free: 800-882-1818

The Harvard Faculty Club, 20 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, 617-495-5758

The Inn at Harvard, 1201 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, 617-491-2222, Toll free: 800458-5886

Harvard Square Hotel, 110 Mount Auburn Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 617-864-5200, 1-800-458-5886

Cambridge Marriott, 2 Cambridge Center, Cambridge, MA 02142, 617-494-6600, 1800-228-9290

The Hyatt Regency, 575 Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA 02139
617-492-1234, Toll free: 800-233-1234

Residence Inn by Marriot, 6 Cambridge Center, Cambridge, MA 02142, 617-349-0700, Toll free: 800-331-3131