Mary Prentiss Inn

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
6 Prentiss St., Cambridge, MA, 02140, United States of America
4.5 out of 5 rating 442 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Mary Prentiss Inn in Cambridge (Agassiz), you'll be a 5-minute drive from Tufts University and 8 minutes from Harvard University. This bed & breakfast is 1.6 mi (2.5 km) from Harvard Square and 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).


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 and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming provides entertainment. Conveniences include phones, as well as desks and ceiling fans.


Take in the views from a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and a fireplace in the lobby.


A complimentary continental breakfast is served on weekdays from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM and on weekends from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

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 - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Harvard University - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Harvard Square - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Somerville Theatre - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
Tufts University - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Kendall Square - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi
Brighton Music Hall - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi
Boston University - 4.6 km / 2.8 mi
LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Boston - 4.8 km / 3 mi
Cambridgeside Galleria - 4.9 km / 3 mi
Agganis Arena - 5 km / 3.1 mi
Museum of Science - 5 km / 3.1 mi

The nearest airports are:
Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.) - 10.9 km / 6.8 mi
Boston, MA (BNH-Boston Harbor Seaplane Base) - 15.5 km / 9.6 mi
Bedford, MA (BED-Laurence G. Hanscom Field) - 20.8 km / 12.9 mi
Norwood, MA (OWD-Norwood Memorial) - 40 km / 24.8 mi
Beverly, MA (BVY-Beverly Municipal) - 41.4 km / 25.7 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, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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.

    Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking.
  • Tax ID - C0015780490.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.

Important Information

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

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

  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.0 per day

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

  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Offsite parking reservations required
  • -Garden
  • -Outdoor furniture