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Avon Hill House

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Dining (6)
Room & Suite (6)


Comfortable, quiet B&B with just two guest rooms at north end of Harvard campus, near Harvard Center for Astrophysics, CfA, Radcliffe Quad, Harvard Law School and Lesley University. Reasonable rates, with WiFi, flatscreen cable TV, breakfast & parking included.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Free parking
Dry Cleaning
Non-smoking hotel
Room features
Air conditioning
Non-smoking rooms
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Large rooms, wonderfully decorated, home cooked breakfast, knowledgeable friendly hosts. Only 15 minutes from Harvard and near many restaurants. Close to Porter Square T stop. Two bedrooms share a full bath on the quiet third floor, no problem.
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From the time I walked in the front door I was made welcome -almost part of a family. Conversation over breakfast .... Intellectual curiosity, informed opinions and good natured discussion. Small numbers make it easy. Quiet, comfortable ... will be back.
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When I searched for accommodation in Cambridge I deliberately did not want a large, impersonal hotel. I was meeting up with my daughter who was defending her PhD in UCONN. I wanted something intimate and welcoming. I read the reviews about Blue’s B and B and thought ‘perfect,
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My husband and I went to Cambrige for a weekend event and stayed at Blue's. We were delighted by the comfort level of large rooms with sitting areas. The breakfasts are really wonderful and you can choose your time to eat. Blue is an outgoing, warm and welcoming individual who
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Response from museumgoer88, Owner at Avon Hill House
Responded 19 Feb 2016
Thanks. So glad you enjoyed your stay!
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Easy walking distance to Harvard and Porter Squares. Older house with with treasures from around the world. Books everywhere will please the academic. Attentive help,large bed room, perfect breakfast, interesting conversation. Hope to be back soon.
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The sitting room
"The Studio" room
Photo provided by managementAvon Hill House
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The Fireplace room, 16' square, has queen bed, Wifi, sitting area.
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The 13' x 22' Studio room with king bed, Wifi, 5 windows, overlooks the back garden.
Your message finally came this AM from TripAdvisor. Glad you found answers on our website. Alarm clocks are available, flat screen cable TV, but not a radio. Best, Blue
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Sorry, we are booked already that week. For future, the two guest rooms share one bathroom, with 2 additional bathrooms in the house.
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"but bedrooms are large and comfortable."
"studio room has a direct access to the shared washroom."
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