Irving House at Harvard

24 Irving St., Cambridge, MA 02138 United States (USA)
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3.0 Star Property
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Based on 534 guest reviews

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  • Hotel has 44 rooms
  • 4 floors in property
  • Check in time: 15:00
  • Check out time: 11:00
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 7.5/10

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Standard prices by room type for the next 60 days

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all discounts available. The chart provides the cheapest public rates available by room type.

Room Types

Check RatesDouble or Twin Room with Shared Bathroom
Check RatesEconomy Room Multiple Beds Private Bathroom
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Local Attractions

Harvard University (1 miles), Fenway Park (3 miles), Mount AuburnCemetery (1 miles), Charles River, Freedom Trail (3 miles), MIT Museum, USS Constitution (4 miles), Harvard Musuem of Natural History, Harvard Square, MIT (1 miles)
4.0 out of 5. Based on 6 guest reviews

Property Description

Irving House is a 44-room guesthouse located on a quiet residential street just two blocks from Harvard Yard. Rates include off street parking breakfast and wifi. We have been serving the traveling public since 1945 with a variety of room types good for the single traveler and families. The house is smoke-free and an award winning Green Hotel. The old house has No Elevator and rooms on four floors with dining in the basement.

Green Sustainability

Energy Start certified 2006. Ongoing green program, solar thermal cells on roof since 2009

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 15:00
Check Out: 11:00
Year of Last Renovation: 2012
Floors: 4
Rooms: 44
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 44
Handicap Rooms: 2
Rooms with 1 Bed: 36
Rooms with 2 Beds: 8
Suites: 0
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 0
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 4.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.3 Mi
Policies / Expenses
For groups a 50% deposit is required to secure the booking. The remainder is due 2 weeks prior to arrival. Changes and cancellations may be made until 2 weeks prior to arrival for a full refund.
Total Taxes: 14.45%

Amenities / Features

  • Air conditioning
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Hairdryer available
  • Internet - wireless
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • 24 hours room service

Airport & Shuttle Information

Logan (6 miles) Theodore Francis Green State Airport (60 miles), Manchester Airport (50 miles)

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Included in the rates, locally sourced, savory and sweet 7-10 am daily

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Sorry, pets are not allowed.

Parking Info

Off-street, surface parking for cars included in the rates

Internet / WiFI

All over the house, included in the rates

Suggested AI Generated Itinerary

    Day 1

  • Breakfast: Tatte Bakery & Cafe - Cozy cafe with a wide range of pastries, breakfast items, and coffee - 0.3 miles
  • Lunch: Mr. Bartley's Burger Cottage - Iconic spot for inventive burgers, frappes, and a fun atmosphere - 0.4 miles
  • Dinner: Giulia - Italian restaurant offering handmade pasta and fine wines in a warm setting - 0.8 miles
  • Activity: Harvard Museum of Natural History - Explore an extensive collection of natural history specimens and artifacts - 0.7 miles
  • Day 2

  • Breakfast: Clover Food Lab - A fast-casual restaurant serving a plant-based menu, known for breakfast sandwiches - 0.5 miles
  • Lunch: The Helmand - Afghan cuisine with a cozy ambiance, known for its Kaddo Borawni - 1.2 miles
  • Dinner: Oleana - Mediterranean and Middle Eastern dishes with a focus on local ingredients - 1.8 miles
  • Activity: MIT Museum - Engaging exhibits on science, technology, and the history of MIT - 1.5 miles
  • Day 3

  • Breakfast: Darwin's Ltd - A local cafe and sandwich shop known for its laid-back vibe and quality coffee - 0.6 miles
  • Lunch: Flour Bakery + Cafe - Famous for its sandwiches, pastries, and a warm, welcoming atmosphere - 1.0 miles
  • Dinner: Craigie On Main - Known for its creative French-American cuisine and a chef's tasting menu - 0.9 miles
  • Activity: Charles River Esplanade - Scenic riverside park ideal for walking, biking, and enjoying outdoor concerts - 2.2 miles

FAQs about Irving House at Harvard

What time is check in?

Check in time is 15:00 based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11:00 based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Irving House at Harvard have?

There are 44 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

What kind of breakfast is at Irving House at Harvard?

Included in the rates, locally sourced, savory and sweet 7-10 am daily

What parking is available at Irving House at Harvard?

Off-street, surface parking for cars included in the rates

How much does internet cost?

All over the house, included in the rates

Can I get a AAA rate at Irving House at Harvard?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer AAA hotel discounts at this time.

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Irving House at Harvard?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer senior hotel discounts at this time.


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