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Bed and Breakfast in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Welcome to Irving House at Harvard, your cozy home away from home near Harvard Square. Delight in our welcoming atmosphere and comfortable accommodations while absorbing the distinctive ambiance and culture of Harvard. Regardless of what brings you to the area, our versatile room choices promise something for you and your travel companions. Enjoy complimentary on-site breakfast and appreciate our dedicated green initiative throughout your stay. 

Our homey bed and breakfast in Cambridge, Massachusetts promises a central location in walking distance of the area’s top attractions and transportation hubs, allowing you to easily explore Boston, Harvard, and beyond. Book your stay directly with us today to experience exclusive special offers and experience memorable hospitality as you explore the historic Harvard campus. 

Your Cambridge Guesthouse

Irving House provides a unique and singular guesthouse in the Cambridge area. Our large property boasts 44 rooms, offering a slight deviation from a conventional bed and breakfast. While our expansive guesthouse does provide complimentary breakfast in the mornings and personalized service, you will find a large staff and many rooms on-site. Marked by our welcoming interiors and versatile room choices, a stay at Irving House is always a memorable one. Start browsing our variety of rooms perfect for individuals or families! 

Have more questions? Submit a reservation inquiry today!

Parlor with Viviane

Homey and Friendly Atmosphere

Your stay at the Irving House at Harvard includes:

  • Free breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Off-street parking
  • All day coffee, tea, and snacks
  • Television
  • Books
  • Daily newspapers
  • Guest fridge
  • Local calling
  • Computer and printer access
  • 24-hour front desk services
  • Green housekeeping
Harvard University

Step Out and Enjoy Cambridge & Boston

Irving House Cambridge bed and breakfast is conveniently located. Our neighborhood is a short walk to vibrant Harvard Square's many restaurants, shops, and historic and cultural attractions

At Irving House, we always stay in the know. We are dedicated to providing you the very best area recommendations and up-to-the-minute details on upcoming events, special appearances, and more. Ask our dedicated staff for any assistance you might need throughout your stay.

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Family room

Accommodations for Any Traveler

Stay where it's comfortable. Irving House's guesthouse has a variety of rooms that are perfect for individuals or families. View all rooms.

Need a longer stay? Ask about Turner House, our Cambridge extended-stay option. 

Harvard University

Cambridge & Boston Events

Birthdays, holidays, college visits - check out our 'anytime' and monthly specials. 

Featured Specials 

Book directly on our website today to enjoy these special offers!

College Tripping

Checking out one of the many colleges in our area? Elect to stay in a homey and convenient oasis just 3 minutes from the center of Harvard's historic campus.  This special offer is available at any time and entitles you to a complimentary canvas bag of useful things for your stay, as well as important information for prospective college students. To boo

You Say it's Your Birthday

Celebrate your birthday at our boutique Harvard oasis.  Spend your birthday at Irving House and enjoy 12% off of your room rate (on the evening of your actual birthday). In addition to competitive savings, we also include a complimentary package of goodies to celebrate you! This package includes restaurant and shopping gift cards for the local area, allowing you to tr

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