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Kimpton Marlowe Hotel

25 Edwin H. Land Blvd | Cambridge, MA 02141-2236  [SEE MAP]Cambridge, MA  [SEE ADDRESS]
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Overview

Kimpton standards like hosted wine hours and complimentary morning coffee
Daily "guest amenities fee" of $25
If you're looking to escape Boston's busy downtown area, Kimpton Hotel Marlowe offers an ideal respite. Situated on the shores of East Cambridge and just a short walk from the Museum of Science, this hotel is a favorite among families. The hotel offers special amenities for children, including a welcome gift, child-sized bathrobes and babysitting services. After roaming around town with little ones in tow, wind down with a flavorful meal at Bambara Kitchen & Bar, which specializes in American fare. When bedtime rolls around, retreat to your room, which comes appointed with a pillow-top bed, stylish maroon accents and a flat-screen TV. And recent guests agree the hotel's top-notch amenities and gracious staff contribute to a pleasant stay overall. If you take part in the IHG Rewards Club loyalty program, you're eligible to redeem free perks, such as room upgrades, by choosing to stay here.
If you're looking to escape Boston's busy downtown area, Kimpton Hotel Marlowe offers an ideal respite. Situated on the shores of East Cambridge and just a short walk from the Museum of Science, this hotel is a favorite among families. The hotel offers special amenities for children, including a welcome gift, child-sized bathrobes and babysitting services. After roaming around town with little ones in tow, wind down with a flavorful meal at Bambara Kitchen & Bar, which specializes in American fare. When bedtime rolls around, retreat to your room, which comes appointed with a pillow-top bed, stylish maroon accents and a flat-screen TV. And recent guests agree the hotel's top-notch amenities and gracious staff contribute to a pleasant stay overall. If you take part in the IHG Rewards Club loyalty program, you're eligible to redeem free perks, such as room upgrades, by choosing to stay here.
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Location
Cambridge, MA
Hotel Class
4.0-star
Property Type
Boutique hotel, 236 rooms
Primary View
City center, Neighborhood
Style
Traditional

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  • 4.0Hotel Class

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Critic Reviews

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The Marlowe successfully strives to provide guests with prompt and friendly service.

The Marlowe successfully strives to provide guests with prompt and friendly service.

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Many of the generously sized rooms overlook the Charles River, and the property offers complimentary wine receptions each evening and free use of bikes, paddleboards, and kayaks in the summer.

Many of the generously sized rooms overlook the Charles River, and the property offers complimentary wine receptions each evening and free use of bikes, paddleboards, and kayaks in the summer.

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This hip, upbeat, cutting-edge and whimsical property is part of the Galleria Mall and is within walking distance of the Museum of Science.

This hip, upbeat, cutting-edge and whimsical property is part of the Galleria Mall and is within walking distance of the Museum of Science.

Guest Reviews

A hotel's guest rating is calculated using data provided under license by Tripadvisor. A total of 2362 have reviewed the Kimpton Marlowe Hotel, giving it a rating of 4.5, on a scale of 1-5.

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Tripadvisor Travel Rating: Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2362 reviews 4.5 (based on 2362 reviews)

Guest Rooms

The Kimpton Marlowe completed a renovation of its guest rooms in 2020. They feature neutral tones and patterened wallpaper with pops of green and teal. As with all Kimpton properties, guests at the Marlowe can expect in-room yoga mats, flat-screen TVs and sitting areas.
  • The hotel charges a $25 daily guest amenities fee that covers upgraded Wi-Fi access, streaming services and a food and beverage credit to the on-site eatery
Nightly resort fee$25

Standard room size340 square feet

  • Premium channels
  • Workspace/desk
  • Minifridge
  • Bathrobes/slippers
  • Minibar
  • Shower/tub combo
  • Separate shower
  • Separate tub
  • Internet
  • Wireless internet
  • Free internet
  • Fee for internet usage
  • Guest rooms with patios and balconies
  • Adjoining rooms available

Location & Parking

Hotel Marlowe is located in Cambridge, across the Charles River from downtown Boston. Nearby attractions include the Museum of Science, the CambridgeSide Galleria mall, and Lechmere Canal Park. Harvard University and MIT are both less than 3 miles away from the hotel.
  • Less than 2 miles from Boston Common
  • About 5 miles west of Boston Logan International Airport
  • 24-hour valet parking ($43)
  • 24-hour self-parking ($30)
  • Airport shuttle
  • Car service

Within walking distance of:

  • Bus stop
  • Restaurants
  • Movie theater
  • Train station
  • Beach
  • Theater
  • Subway/metro stop
  • Grocery store
  • Shopping

Dining

The Bambara Kitchen + Bar serves regional cuisine with an emphasis on local ingredients for breakfast, lunch, dinner and weekend brunch.
  • Evening wine reception in the hotel lobby from 5 to 6 p.m.
  • Complimentary coffee and tea in the lobby from 6 to 9 a.m. weekdays and 7 to 10 a.m. weekends
  • 24-hour room service available

Number of restaurants1

Cuisine TypesAmerican

  • Fine dining
  • Casual dining
  • Quick service cafe/coffee shop/marketplace
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service
  • 24-hour room service
  • free breakfast

Kids

Hotel Marlowe provides families with essentials like cribs, booster seats and high chairs, to use during their stay.
  • Fee for rollaway beds; strollers available for rent
  • Kids Club
  • Free Kids Club
  • Fee for Kids Club
  • Cribs
  • High Chairs

Fitness

The hotel’s 24-hour fitness center features cardio equipment, weight-training machines and free weights.
  • Complimentary bike and kayak rentals
  • Jogging maps available upon request
  • Hotel hosts a running program in warmer months where guests can go on run guided by Kimpton staff
  • Weight equipment
  • Cardio equipment
  • Yoga mats
  • Free fitness classes
  • Premium fitness classes (with fee)

Business

Hotel Marlowe offers a total of 15,000 square feet of meeting space; the largest space can accommodate up to 250 seated guests. Four meeting rooms are available and private suites can also accommodate meetings.
  • Catering provided by Bambara
  • Audiovisual and multimedia equipment available on-site
  • Small business center with computers and a printer

Number of meeting rooms4

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Meeting and event planners available

Pets

Pets are welcome to stay at the Hotel Marlowe for no additional charge. However, guests will need to sign a waiver at check-in.
  • Dog walking and pet-sitting services can be arranged through the concierge
  • Pets allowed (free)
  • Dog walking (with fee)
  • Pet-sitting (with fee)

Wedding

The property can accommodate up to 250 guests for seated receptions. The hotel's wedding packages include a variety of perks, from earning reward points toward your honeymoon to suite upgrades for the couple.
  • Outdoor wedding ceremonies are held at nearby Lechmere Park
  • Catering services are available

Maximum wedding guest capacity250

  • Hotel hosts weddings
  • Outdoor space for weddings
  • Wedding planners available

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