Mary Prentiss Inn

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
6 Prentiss St., Cambridge, MA, 02140, United States of America

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Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at Mary Prentiss Inn in Cambridge, you'll be in the historical district, within a 10-minute drive of Harvard University and Harvard Square. This bed & breakfast is 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and 3.1 mi (5 km) from Museum of Science.


Treat yourself to a stay in one of the 20 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring fireplaces. Your room comes with a Select Comfort bed. Complimentary wired Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Conveniences include phones, as well as desks and ceiling fans.


Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, a fireplace in the lobby, and discounted use of a nearby fitness facility.


A complimentary continental breakfast is included.

Business, Other Amenities

The front desk is staffed during limited hours. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Harvard Law School - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Harvard Museum of Natural History - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Davis Square - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Harvard University - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi
Harvard Square - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi
Somerville Theatre - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Tufts University - 3.1 km / 1.9 mi
Kendall Square - 4 km / 2.5 mi
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - 4 km / 2.5 mi
Brighton Music Hall - 4.1 km / 2.6 mi
Boston University - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi
Cambridgeside Galleria - 4.6 km / 2.8 mi
LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Boston - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi
Museum of Science - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi
Kenmore Square - 4.8 km / 3 mi

The nearest airports are:
Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.) - 16.5 km / 10.2 mi
Bedford, MA (BED-Laurence G. Hanscom Field) - 21.5 km / 13.4 mi
Norwood, MA (OWD-Norwood Memorial) - 40.4 km / 25.1 mi
Beverly, MA (BVY-Beverly Municipal) - 41 km / 25.4 mi
Lawrence, MA (LWM-Lawrence Municipal) - 45.5 km / 28.2 mi

The preferred airport for Mary Prentiss Inn is Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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. Guests who would like a parking space during their stay must call ahead to reserve a spot.
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • -Offsite parking reservations required
  • -Number of floors - 3
  • -Total number of rooms - 20
  • -Year Built - 1843