Le Meridien Cambridge Hotel

20 Sidney Street, Cambridge, United States, 02139  show map
 4 stars
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Le Meridien Cambridge Hotel

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Conference room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

Pets allowed

Editorial review:

A cool spot Le Meridien in Cambridge where geek chic reigns supreme. The eccentric high tech theme runs deep, with blankets with mathematical formulas on their covers, and on-site dining.

Overview

The stylish Le Meridien Cambridge Hotel offers a contemporary accommodation in the heart of Cambridge. An example of innovative architecture, this hotel was opened in 1998 and was fully restored in 2009.

Le Meridien Cambridge Hotel is 20 minutes' walk from the center of Cambridge. There are cafés, nightlife venues and restaurants in the area.

Fenway Park is located 1.8 km from the property and Harvard University is just about 1.9 km away.

Central Square underground station is about 10 minutes' walk of the hotel. It will take around 10 minutes to get to Logan International airport by car.

Rooms

The 8-story Le Meridien Cambridge Hotel offers 210 rooms featuring high-speed internet, cable TV, individual climate control, ironing facilities and central heating as well as spacious bathrooms. Some rooms overlook the city. The rooms have bright decor.

Eat & Drink

Different dishes of Mediterranean cuisine are served at the restaurant. At the award-winning English bar guests will enjoy a selection of tea and coffee. Serving both food and drinks, Craigie on Main and Sidney's Grille & Lounge are situated around 50 meters from the property.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

Le Meridien Cambridge Hotel offers shuttle service, laundry and valet parking.

Relax

For active guests a gym and a fitness center are provided.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible on site at USD 35 per day.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of floors:   8.  Number of rooms:   210.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Free shuttle service
  • Paid valet parking
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Mini-fridge

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Hi-Fi
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 20 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 17 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Le Meridien Cambridge Hotel Cambridge location
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Hotel Address:

20 Sidney Street, Cambridge, United States, 02139

Get directions
City Center
  • Cambridge
    4600 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Yawkey
    1.1 mi
  • Harvard University Art Museums
    1.2 mi
Underground stations
  • Central Square Station
    1700 ft
  • Kendall/MIT Station
    4000 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Sidney's Grille & Lounge (cuisine: Mediterranean, Contemporary)
    100 ft
  • Craigie on Main (cuisine: French)
    600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    210

Rooms and availability

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Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds or 1 Super King-size bed or King-size bed
Size: 240 sq. feet
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  • Private bathroom
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    Bed type: King-size bed
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      Superior Double Room
      Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds or King-size bed
      Size: 305 sq. feet
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        Deluxe Double Room
        Bed type: King-size bed or 2 Queen-size beds
        Size: 305 sq. feet
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                How to reach hotel

                hotel Le Meridien Cambridge Hotel Cambridge location
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                Hotel Address:

                20 Sidney Street, Cambridge, United States, 02139

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Cambridge
                  4600 ft
                Airports
                Train Stations
                • Yawkey
                  1.1 mi
                • Harvard University Art Museums
                  1.2 mi
                Underground stations
                • Central Square Station
                  1700 ft
                • Kendall/MIT Station
                  4000 ft
                • Bus stop
                  400 ft
                Restaurants
                • Sidney's Grille & Lounge (cuisine: Mediterranean, Contemporary)
                  100 ft
                • Craigie on Main (cuisine: French)
                  600 ft
                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  3 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  12 pm
                • Year renovated:
                  2009
                • Number of floors:
                  8
                • Number of rooms:
                  210

                Le Meridien Cambridge Location

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                What's nearby

                Tourist attractions

                Popular areas

                • City Center - 4300 ft

                Places of interest

                Convention centers

                Museums

                • Museum of Useful Things - 3700 ft

                Parks

                • Cambridge Parks Maintenance - 2700 ft
                • Cambridge Recreation Div - 2700 ft

                Universities, Institutes

                • Laboratory-Computer Science - 2000 ft
                • Laboratory For Information - 2000 ft
                • Laboratory For Electromagnetic - 2000 ft
                • Mit-Research Lab-Electronics - 2000 ft
                • Laboratory For Nuclear Science - 2000 ft
                • Laboratory-Mfg and Productivity - 2000 ft
                • Research Institute-Medicine - 3700 ft
                • Massachusetts Institute-Tech - 3700 ft

                Medical care and Hospitals

                • M I T Medical Department - 2000 ft
                • Cambridge Health Alliance - 4300 ft

                Underground stations

                Public parking

                College Campuses

                Local attractions

                • Kenmore Square - 5100 ft
                  Boston, MA
                • Harvard Art Museums - 1.1 mi
                  485 Broadway, Cambridge
                • Peabody Museum - 1.3 mi
                  Harvard University, Cambridge
                • Back Bay - 1.1 mi
                  Boston, MA
                • Arthur M. Sackler Museum - 1.1 mi
                  485 Broadway, Cambridge

                Near the hotel

                • MIT Museum - 700 ft
                  265 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge
                • Charles River - 4200 ft
                  Cambridge, MA
                • Stata Center - 1600 ft
                  Vasar St, MIT, Cambridge

                Restaurants nearby

                • Sidney's Grille & Lounge - 100 ft

                  Address: 20 Sidney Street
                  Phone: 617-551-0306

                  61% likes this, based on 32 reviews
                  Cuisine: Mediterranean, Contemporary
                  Price Range: USD 30 - USD 35

                • Asgard Irish Pub & Restaurant - 300 ft

                  Address: 350 Massachusetts Ave
                  Phone: 617-577-9100

                  68% likes this, based on 81 reviews
                  Cuisine: Irish

                • Cafe Luna - 400 ft

                  Address: 403 Massachusetts Avenue
                  Phone: 617-576-3400

                  73% likes this, based on 40 reviews
                  Cuisine: American

                • Craigie on Main - 600 ft

                  Address: 853 Main Street
                  Phone: (617) 497-5511

                  73% likes this, based on 252 reviews
                  Cuisine: French
                  Price Range: USD 40 - USD 60

                • Toscanini's Ice Cream - 500 ft

                  Address: 899 Main St
                  Phone: 617-491-5877

                  86% likes this, based on 128 reviews
                  Price Range: USD 2 - USD 21

                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  3 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  12 pm
                • Year renovated:
                  2009
                • Number of floors:
                  8
                • Number of rooms:
                  210
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                Le Meridien Cambridge Reviews

                Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Le Meridien Cambridge

                Average guest rating

                8.0out of 10
                Fabulous
                Based on 155 reviews

                Rating by category:

                Location
                10.0
                Rooms
                10.0
                Service
                8.5
                Value
                8.5

                Guest reviews

                • Family with children
                  10.0

                  The comfortable bed was fantastic. The ambiance and decor of the room was very relaxing. And it was right around the corner from my early morning meeting.

                • Family with children
                  8.2

                  I found that this hotel was quite comfortable. The valet was very helpful and polite. Everything is in walking distance so we parked the car for the night. The roof top garden was a very pleasant spot to go and enjoy the nightair.

                  The mini bar was expensive and didnt like how they had all the candy at childrens reach, good thing my baby is only 1yrs old or I would be broke. And dont understand how they new exactly what we took out of the mini bar fridge.

                • Older travelers
                  9.2

                  Cleanliness and value for the $$$ was excellent. Proximity to Boston is good.

                  no complimentary coffee in the a.m other than cheap brewer in the room

                • Single
                  7.8

                  clean, stylish room

                  Snack/drink bar inside the room was overpriced

                • Family with children
                  9.6

                  There was a beautiful outside garden on the third floor. It was a very convenient location for visiting Harvard, MIT and Boston colleges. The "T" was very close by. Also, there was a large grocery store next door. A great affordable hotel to access Boston sites.

                  There was no refrigerator or microwave in the room. Also, there was no pool.

                • Single
                  8.8

                  Location in nice part of the city, not far from cetner, near to mit and Harvard.

                  Extremely slow internet connection. Don't know if something was broken during my stay, but connection speed of kb/sec is not good even to read a newspaper.

                • Older travelers
                  8.2

                  The room was spacious and had a nice view. The location of the hotel was very good; close to Charles River, grocery, and many great restaurants. The air condtioning worked nicely too!

                  We didn't get any maid service, had to stop someone in the hallway to get fresh towels and shampoo.

                • Group of friends
                  9.2

                  The beds and bedding were the best ever!

                • Family with children
                  10.0

                  rooms are so comfortable and pampering, quiet and private stay to enjoy.

                • Older travelers
                  9.6

                  The desk clerk took extra time with me in helping print boarding passes for my flight the next day.

                  I had to mark only "good" on comfort level of the room because the beds did not have top sheets, just a down comforter which was too heavy. Even if your hotel doesn't want to make up a bed with a top sheet, it should provide one to be used. I've never been to a hotel that doesn't use top sheets.

                • Family with children
                  9.2

                  Modern and Clean hotel with a relaxed feel. Very nice staff, and good business facilities. Right in the heart of Cambridge within walking distance of mit and Harvard Square. Good restaurants nearby.

                • Family with children
                  8.8

                  Good hotels are pretty much the same; you get what you expect. But what makes you choose one hotel to another is the personal touch. At Le Meriden Cambridge it was Andy that made the difference. Polite, helpful and very nice; he made our stay a delightfdul stay!

                • Family with children
                  5.0

                  Breakfast at Sidney Grill.

                  We had requested a crib as part of our original reservation nearly 3 months before our stay. But when we arrived, the staff simply told us they didn't have any. They were not very apologetic, claiming that our crib request wasn't held with a fee (not that we were ever given the option to do this before our stay) so we shouldn't be upset. We had our 8-week old son with us, and we would have been in real trouble if we hadn't been able to borrow a playpen from friends across town. But the whole thing was terribly inconvenient, and the customer device was terrible. We will not go back.

                • Group of friends
                  8.2

                  Good size beds, great location adjacent to mit and multiple quality restaurants. Very nice bathroom amenities

                  The rooms were quite small, although this was partly due to the large size of the beds.

                • Group of friends
                  7.8

                  The hotel room was very nicely decorated and great value for the money .

                  Extremely under staffed! There was only one person in the check in desk. Who was also the concierge and the door man! It took a while to get checked in. Check out was quicker because there wasn't anyone in front of us but again only 1 person behind the 4 station check-out counter. And she and the door guy couldn't handle flagging down a van taxi for us because they were too swamped with helping people out of their cars, into their cars, taking calls, etc. they need to hire more people.

                How to reach hotel

                hotel Le Meridien Cambridge Hotel Cambridge location
                Show big map »

                Hotel Address:

                20 Sidney Street, Cambridge, United States, 02139

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Cambridge
                  4600 ft
                Airports
                Train Stations
                • Yawkey
                  1.1 mi
                • Harvard University Art Museums
                  1.2 mi
                Underground stations
                • Central Square Station
                  1700 ft
                • Kendall/MIT Station
                  4000 ft
                • Bus stop
                  400 ft
                Restaurants
                • Sidney's Grille & Lounge (cuisine: Mediterranean, Contemporary)
                  100 ft
                • Craigie on Main (cuisine: French)
                  600 ft
                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  3 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  12 pm
                • Year renovated:
                  2009
                • Number of floors:
                  8
                • Number of rooms:
                  210