Freepoint Hotel - Cambridge

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220 Alewife Brook Parkway, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 02138-1102  show map
 3 stars
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Freepoint Hotel - Cambridge

Wi-Fi
Parking

USD 16 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour reception

24-hour security

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Shuttle

Free shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Overview

Situated near boutiques and a market within a 30-minute walk from Harvard Square, this deluxe 4-story hotel offers 121 rooms about 8 km way from Boston Common . Renovated in 2009, the hotel combines modern architecture with ultimate comfort.

The city center lies within 4 km from the venue.

Freepoint Hotel is around 20 minutes' drive from Logan International airport.

Rooms

Rooms of Freepoint Hotel are appointed with climate control, wireless internet, pay television, a mini-fridge and ironing facilities. They also have private bathrooms with a shower, a hairdryer and dressing gowns.

Eat & Drink

A breakfast is served in the bar. Complimentary drinks are offered in the café bar. Guests can dine at the sushi bar Mamagoo's Pizza & Sub Shop, which is about 50 meters away.

Services

Aside from a safety deposit box, a cash machine and a lift, guests can make use of 24-hour reception, free shuttle service and newspaper service.

Relax

Spa facilities at Freepoint Hotel include a health club, a Jacuzzi and a sauna. A gym and a fitness centre as well as hiking and billiards are provided on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at USD 16 per day.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   121.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machines
  • Carte blanche
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Hiking
  • Golf course
  • Billiards/ Pool tables

Services

  • Free shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Lobby bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Swimming pool
  • Television in lobby
  • Health club
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Separate sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Data ports
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Freepoint Hotel - Cambridge Cambridge location
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Hotel Address:

220 Alewife Brook Parkway, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 02138-1102

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City Center
  • Cambridge
    2.1 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Yawkey
    3.7 mi
  • Back Bay
    4.5 mi
Underground stations
  • Harvard Square Station
    1.6 mi
  • Central Square Station
    2.5 mi
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Mamagoo's Pizza & Sub Shop
    100 ft
  • Dunkin' Donuts
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    121

Rooms and availability

Deluxe Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed, 2 Queen-size beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Computer hookup
Room Description:

Deluxe Queen Double//Double. ROOM ONLY. Dynamic product

Deluxe King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Computer hookup
Room Description:

Deluxe|Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible

Freepoint Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Deluxe Queen Studio
  • Room size:

    305 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed, 2 Queen-size beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Rain shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This queen room features 2 queen beds backed by wooden headboards and a bathroom with a walk-in rain shower or a bathtub with a rain showerhead.

Freepoint Hotel photos Exterior Freepoint Hotel
Deluxe King Studio
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Rain shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This king room features a bathroom with a walk-in rain shower or a bathtub with a rain showerhead.

Freepoint Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

Monuments and Landmarks

Historical sites

  • Cambridge Historical Society4600 ft

Museums

Parks

  • Danehy Park2700 ft

Halls

  • Masonic Lodge1.2 mi

Universities, Institutes

  • Travel Education Ctr2700 ft
  • Muscular Therapy Institute4000 ft
  • Arthur D Little Inc4000 ft
  • Astrophysics Center5000 ft
  • Weston School of Theology1.2 mi
  • Lesley College1.3 mi
  • Harvard University Stdnt Empl1.4 mi

Theaters

Medical care and Hospitals

  • Mount Auburn Hospital5000 ft

College Campuses

Local attractions

  • Longfellow House National Historic Site1.2 mi
    105 Brattle St, Cambridge
  • Porter Square1.3 mi
    Cambridge, MA
  • Central Square1.5 mi
    Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge
  • Cambridge Common1.2 mi
    Garden Street & Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge
  • Harvard Museum of Natural History1.5 mi
    26 Oxford Street, Cambridge

Near the hotel

  • Fresh Pond Reservation600 ft
    250 Fresh Pond Parkway, Cambridge

    Restaurants nearby

    • Mamagoo's Pizza & Sub Shop100 ft

      Address: 6 Concord Ln
      Phone: 617-354-9139

      71% likes this, based on 23 reviews

    • Casbah600 ft

      Address: 26 New St.

      65% likes this, based on 36 reviews
      Cuisine: Mediterranean, Middle Eastern

    • Qingdao Garden1800 ft

      Address: 2382 Massachusetts Ave
      Phone: 617-492-7540

      76% likes this, based on 36 reviews
      Cuisine: Chinese

    • Dunkin' Donuts300 ft

      Address: 517 Concord Ave
      Phone: 617-491-6414

      68% likes this, based on 14 reviews

    • Genki Ya600 ft

      Address: 231 Alewife Brook Pkwy
      Phone: 617-661-8200

      81% likes this, based on 29 reviews

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2009
    • Number of floors:
      4
    • Number of rooms:
      121

    Freepoint Hotel Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Freepoint Hotel

    Average guest rating

    7.4out of 10
    Very good
    Based on 69 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Value
    7.0
    Location
    6.0
    Rooms
    6.5
    Service
    8.6

    Guest reviews

    • Older travelers
      9.2

      We enjoyed our night and the breakfast was great!

      The price

    • Older travelers
      7.0

      decent breakfast, nice room w/ microwave and fridge

      was really noisy..........lots of door slams each morning (staff cleaning room nearby? )

    • Single
      6.6

      The jacuzzi in my room was out of order.

    • Single
      8.8

      I thought that the staff was very courteous and helpful. After my stay, I had to resolve (what I thought was) a discrepancy between my bill and the listing on my credit card statement. It turned out to be a misunderstanding on my part, but the staff was very friendly during the call. Also, my room had everything that I needed, including a microwave, a refrigerator, and free wireless internet access. The parking lot had enough spaces and was closer to the entrance than at other hotels I have visited.

      I'm not sure if the hotel had exercise facilities - if so, it wasn't obvious where it was. Granted, there was a park very close by so I was able to run there, but having a map of the hotel in the room would have been nice.

    • Older travelers
      7.8

      The pool table was nice, My husband and I interacted with a high school student and her dad who were looking at colleges. The breakfast was great!

      Even though it is in Cambridge (where hotels are very expensive) I thought the price could be much cheaper. If the price were cheaper I might stay more often, I work in Cambridge and have trouble commuting in from home for early meetings. Plus the 12 dollars for parking (in a pretty much empty lot) was unnecessary after an expensive hotel room..

    • Single
      8.8

      the staff was excellent and welcoming and very helpful

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      Easy access to Transportation, clean and comfortable.

    • 7.4

      the manger Jennifer is awesome

      The night staff woke us up by ringing the phone and said no one is in this room,

    • 7.0

      Convenient location by train station

      Arrived late from flight and there isn't anything open in the area regarding food-everything closes early. The bar was serving light fare a little later so we ate there. But, it was horrible food. Ordered grill cheese and it was burned through so much so that there wasn't any cheese left (black). But, it was almost a set up for the staff working. They had to wait on bar patrons, be the wait staff taking food orders and then go cook the food. Not a set up that even the best of employee could meet expectations.

    • 9.6

      "Next door" to Trader Joe's and Whole Foods--amenities include microwave, frig, and coffee maker. Close easy walk to Alewife Red Line T station. Staff adhered to online quoted rates --when system overcharged, staff corrected to agreed upon amount. Above average breakfast!

      Would appreciate decaf and herbal teas including green tea bags, as well as a few gluten-free offerings and non-dairy milk (coconut, almond, soy, etc.)

    • 8.8

      Nice, clean place with helpful staff and free shuttle to Harvard Square. Also, there is a pretty nice walking/running trail that goes around a reservoir just across the street -- a little hard to discover unless you cross the street and see the entrances.

    • 9.2

      Staff was friendly and knowlegable about area

      Breakfast was lacking but we dont got to a hotel for the food

    • 2.8

      They did not clean up the room during the whole day. We came back at 6 pm, and had to ask for clean up. Same thing happened the next day. People in the front desk rude, we never received an apology, they wouldn´t help with problems with the phone. Seems like bad service is the rule.

    • 10.0

      very freindly, nice and clean

      breakfast was not good

    • 8.2

      This is the only hotel in the area. The hotel is simple, nothing fancy, but the place is clean, the service is friendly and it is located in a shopping area, so whatever you need is close by. The hotel offers free breakfast with nice selection of food.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Freepoint Hotel - Cambridge Cambridge location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    220 Alewife Brook Parkway, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 02138-1102

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Cambridge
      2.1 mi
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Yawkey
      3.7 mi
    • Back Bay
      4.5 mi
    Underground stations
    • Harvard Square Station
      1.6 mi
    • Central Square Station
      2.5 mi
    • Bus stop
      700 ft
    Restaurants
    • Mamagoo's Pizza & Sub Shop
      100 ft
    • Dunkin' Donuts
      300 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2009
    • Number of floors:
      4
    • Number of rooms:
      121