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1 bedroom, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, iron/ironing board
1 bedroom, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, iron/ironing board
1 bedroom, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, iron/ironing board
1 bedroom, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, iron/ironing board

Guest reviews

4.6/5 Wonderful
191 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Air Conditioning
Gym
Business Services
Parking Available
Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
Hand sanitizer provided

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Explore the area

Popular LocationHarvard University20 min walk
Popular LocationHarvard Square20 min walk
Popular LocationMassachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)13 min drive
AirportBoston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.)22 min drive

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Book online or call:

1-800-675-4318
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 200 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking
  • Mini Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 160 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsMini Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking

About this area

Cambridge

Near a train station, Hotel 1868 is in an area with great shopping. Boston Harbor and Encore Boston Harbor are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's popular attractions can visit New England Aquarium and Franklin Park Zoo. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Fenway Park, or consider Brighton Music Hall for a night out. Our guests love the hotel's convenience to public transportation: Porter Square Station is just steps away.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Harvard University - 20 min walk
  • Harvard Square - 20 min walk
  • Boston University - 11 min drive
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - 13 min drive
  • Museum of Science - 16 min drive

Getting around

  • Porter Square Station - 1 min walk
  • West Medford Station - 5 min drive
  • Logan Intl. Airport (BOS) - 22 min drive

Restaurants

  • Caffe Nero – Open daily.

About this property

Hotel 1868

3.5-star Cambridge hotel in Agassiz, near Harvard University
Along with a 24-hour fitness center, this smoke-free hotel has a coffee shop/café and a 24-hour business center. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, valet parking, coffee/tea in a common area, and concierge services are onsite. All 50 rooms offer free WiFi, pillowtop beds, and Smart TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find coffee makers, free local calls, and free bottled water.
Hotel 1868 offers 50 air-conditioned accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and complimentary bottled water. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses. 50-inch Smart televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include showers, designer toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include phones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness center.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking: USD 28 per night
  • Valet parking: USD 28 per night

Food and drink

  • 1 coffee shop/café
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center

Conveniences

  • Elevator

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • Computer station
  • Meeting rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens
  • Pillow-top mattress

Bathroom

  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 50-inch Smart TV
  • Cable channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 3:00 AM
Late check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A 6.0 percent city/local tax will be charged

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

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

  • Self parking fee: USD 28 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 28 per night (in/out privileges)

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

You need to know

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
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
Tax ID - C0016100491
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer
Contactless check-out is available
Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings

Property is also known as

Hotel 1868 Cambridge
1868 Cambridge
Hotel 1868 Hotel
Hotel 1868 Cambridge
Hotel 1868 Hotel Cambridge

Frequently asked questions

Is Hotel 1868 pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Hotel 1868?
Self parking is available for USD 28 per night. Valet parking is available for USD 28 per night.
What time is check-in at this hotel?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM–3:00 AM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Hotel 1868?
Check-out is at noon.
Where is Hotel 1868 located?
Located in Agassiz, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Davis Square, Harvard University, and Harvard Square. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Boston University are also within 3 mi (5 km). Porter Square Station is only a 2-minute walk and Davis Station is 15 minutes.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Hotel 1868

4.6
Wonderful
5 - Excellent
128
4 - Good
51
3 - Okay
10
2 - Mediocre
2
1 - Poor
0
4.8
Cleanliness
4.7
Service and Staff
4.1
Amenities
4.7
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Great hotel. Room is modern, all the amenities working as expected, the staff is very friendly and professional.

Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
5 stars

Clean and well maintained

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Get what you pay for

Hotel and staff were nice. A bit over priced like everything else in Cambridge

Stayed 4 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Room nice but small and simple. Not for long stays but good value overall.

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020