Hotels within walking distance or short taxi ride:

The Charles Hotel at Harvard Square
One Bennett Street, Cambridge
Tel: 617-864-1200 or 1-800-882-1818
0.80 miles
*ask for Harvard rate

Doubletree Guest Suites
400 Soldiers Field Road
Boston, Massachusetts 02134-1893
Tel: 617-783-0090
0.80 miles
*ask for Harvard's rate

Courtyard Boston Cambridge
777 Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA 02139
Tel: 617-492-7777
Fax: 617-492-6038
0.90 miles

Harvard Square Hotel
110 Mount Auburn Street, Cambridge
Tel: 617-864-5200
0.90 miles

Days Hotel Boston
1234 Soldiers Field Road, Brighton
Tel: 617-254-1234 or 1-800-DAYS INN 1.0 miles
*ask for Harvard's rate

The Hotel Veritas
One Remington Street 
Tel: 617-520-5000
1.80 miles

Sheraton Commander Hotel
16 Garden Street, Cambridge
Tel: 617-547-4800 or 1-800-325-3535
1.40 miles

Hyatt Regency
575 Memorial Drive, Cambridge
Tel: 617-492-1234
1.70 miles

Within a short drive or taxi ride:

Boston Marriott Cambridge
2 Cambridge Center, (Broadway & 3rd Street)
Cambridge, Massachusetts 02142 USA
Tel: 617-494-6600
Fax: 617-494-0036
Sales: 617-494-6600 ext. 6780
2.59 miles

Best Western University Hotel
1650 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, Massachusetts 02135
Tel: 617-566-6260
2.70 miles

Boston Park Plaza
64 Arlington Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02116-3912
Tel: 617-426-2000
3.65 miles

Royal Sonesta
Five Cambridge Parkway
Cambridge, Massachusetts 02142
Tel: 617.806.4200
Fax: 617.806.4232
3.93 miles

The Westin Copley Place, Boston
10 Huntington Avenue
Boston, Massachusetts 02116
Tel: 617-262-9600
Fax: 617-424-7483
4.03 miles

Taj Boston
15 Arlington Street
Boston, MA 02116
Tel: 617-536-5700
4.08 miles

Four Seasons
200 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116
Tel: 617-338-4400
Fax: 617-423-0154
4.33 miles

Ritz-Carlton Boston Common
10 Avery Street
Boston, MA 02111
Tel: 617-574-7100
5.40 miles

Another option for accommodations are vacation rentals.  These sites may be helpful: www.flipkey.com or www.airbnb.com.

Restaurants

(All restaurants are within a mile of campus.)

Alden & Harlow
(American)
40 Brattle Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

Tel: 617-864-2100

The Bombay Club
(Indian)
57 JFK Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tel: 617-661-8100

Cambridge, 1
(Italian)
27 Church Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tel: 617-576-1111

Cambridge Common
(American)
1667 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tel: 617-547-1228

Finale Restaurant
(Dessert Bistro)
30 Dunster St.
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tel: 617-423-3184

Giulia 
(Italian)
1682 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tel: 617-441-2800

Grafton Street
(New American)
1230 Massachusetts Ave.
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tel: 617-497-0400

Grendel's Den
(American)
89 Winthrop Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tel: 617-491-1160

Harvest
(American)
44 Brattle Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tel: 617-868-2255

Henrietta's Table
(New American)
One Bennett Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tel: 617-661-5005

John Harvard's Brew House
(Microbrewery)
33 Dunster Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tel: 617-868-3585

Legal Sea Foods
(Seafood)
One Bennett Street at Eliot
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tel: 617-491-9400

Mr. Bartley's Burger Cottage
(American) 
1246 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tel: 617-354-6559

Park Restaurant & Bar
(American) 
59 JFK Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tel: 617- 491-9851

The Red House
(Classic American/Italian)
98 Winthrop Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tel: 617-576-0605

Russell House Tavern
(New American)
14 JFK St.
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tel: 617-500-3055

Sandrine's
(Alsatian-French)
8 Holyoke Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tel: 617-497-5300

The Sinclair
(American)
52 Church Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tel: 617-547-5200

Tory Row
(New American)
3 Brattle Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tel: 617-876-8769

Toscano
(Italian)
52 Brattle Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tel: 617-354-5250