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On-site Amenities

Experience a unique guesthouse experience or comfortable extended stay. Irving House at Harvard is characterized by great rates, cozy décor, a quiet neighborhood, and a family-friendly atmosphere. Wake up each morning to complimentary breakfast, easily walk to tourist attractions and transit hubs, sleep in comfort, and score special savings on your stay and local dining by booking direct on our website.

COVID Updates

Outdoor spaces are open.

Breakfast is available in the front hall to go. All items are individually wrapped.

See our Pandemic Operations Plan for full details.

coffee and cake snacks

Irving House Dining

In addition to our complimentary breakfast, enjoy free snacks, tea, and coffee throughout the day. From 10 am to 10 pm daily, find some of these free refreshments:

  • Fresh fruit
  • Scones
  • Cakes
  • Pastries
  • Tea & coffee
  • Hot cider (seasonally)
Solar Panels

Environmentally Focused Services

Irving House is the proud winner of several green awards for our environmental efforts. A stay with us means sleeping soundly with the knowledge that your visit has a minimized carbon footprint. Our environmentally-conscious amenities include:

  • Recycling & composting
  • LED lighting
  • Energy efficient appliances
  • Reusable supplies (water bottles, straws, travel mugs, beanies and headbands, etc.)
  • Solar thermal panels (to heat guests' hot water)

Make Yourself at Home

Whether you are visiting for an extended stay or are on a short college trip, your home away from home is right here. Make yourself at home in our welcoming parlor area, which can be used as a conference room, meeting area, or simply as a place to relax. The parlor is equipped with free newspapers, reading materials, and one of two guest computers with faxing, printing, and internet access. Enjoy the use of the following amenities in our common areas during your stay:

  • Outdoor space featuring a serene front porch and outdoor furniture
  • Complimentary first-come-first-serve parking
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Coin laundry