The Charles Hotel

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
One Bennett Street, Cambridge, MA, 02138, United States of America
4.5 out of 5 rating 1567 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at The Charles Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Cambridge, a 5-minute walk from Harvard University and a 5-minute drive from Fenway Park. This 4-star hotel is 3.5 mi (5.6 km) from Boston Museum of Fine Arts and 3.6 mi (5.7 km) from Hynes Convention Center.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 295 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and LCD televisions. Your bed comes with down comforters and premium bedding. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming provides entertainment. Private bathrooms have deep soaking bathtubs and designer toiletries.

Amenities

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You can take advantage of recreational amenities such as an indoor pool, a spa tub, and a steam room. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.

Dining

Enjoy American cuisine at Henriettas Table, one of the hotel's 3 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Need to unwind? Take a break with a tasty beverage at one of the 2 bars/lounges. Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available daily from 6:30 AM to 11 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and limo/town car service. Planning an event in Cambridge? This hotel has facilities measuring 18000 square feet (1672 square meters), including conference space. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Harvard Square - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Harvard University - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Harvard Law School - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Semitic Museum - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Davis Square - 2.5 km / 1.6 mi
Brighton Music Hall - 2.7 km / 1.7 mi
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - 3.1 km / 1.9 mi
Boston University - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Somerville Theatre - 3.3 km / 2 mi
Kenmore Square - 3.6 km / 2.2 mi
Agganis Arena - 3.6 km / 2.3 mi
Paradise Rock Club - 3.7 km / 2.3 mi
Kendall Square - 3.8 km / 2.4 mi
St. Elizabeth's Medical Center - 4.1 km / 2.6 mi
Fenway Park - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi

The nearest airports are:
Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.) - 13.7 km / 8.5 mi
Bedford, MA (BED-Laurence G. Hanscom Field) - 21.3 km / 13.2 mi
Norwood, MA (OWD-Norwood Memorial) - 37.6 km / 23.4 mi
Beverly, MA (BVY-Beverly Municipal) - 43.3 km / 26.9 mi
Lawrence, MA (LWM-Lawrence Municipal) - 53.7 km / 33.4 mi

The preferred airport for The Charles Hotel is Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • Pool access available from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM.

  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

  • Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 10 and USD 40 for adults, USD 10 and USD 40 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 45.00 per day
  • Valet parking fee: USD 50.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 50 per pet, per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Wedding services
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Library
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Computer station
  • -Free wired Internet
  • -Limo or Town Car service available
  • -Free use of nearby fitness center
  • -Self parking (surcharge)
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Snack bar/deli
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -ATM/banking
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Hair salon
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Spa tub
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour business center
  • -Conference space
  • -Spa services on site
  • -Full-service spa
  • -Number of restaurants - 3
  • -Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • -Electric car charging station
  • -Valet parking (surcharge)
  • -Steam room
  • -Ballroom
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Outdoor furniture
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 18000
  • -Elevator
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Express check-out
  • -Indoor pool
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 1672
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking