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Residence Inn Boston Cambridge Unveils New $300K Lobby

December 3, 2013

Cambridge hotel near MIT upgrades seating, décor in welcome area while offering complimentary wireless Internet access

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — The Residence Inn Boston Cambridge has always been a gateway to activities and attractions in the Boston area. Thanks to a $300,000 lobby renovation, guests of the Cambridge hotel will feel more comfortable and connected than they ever have.

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The lobby area at one of the premier hotels near MIT now offers complimentary wireless Internet access and a sophisticated décor that inspires tranquility and relaxation. Guests can unwind on comfortable new seating, including a communal table that hosts up to eight family members, friends or business professionals. A new LG Smart television provides plenty of entertainment as guests make their way to their deluxe accommodations. New granite countertops and induction warmers make the space feel even cozier.

Professionals who are staying in the Cambridge suites can make use of the hotel’s upgraded business center, which now features computers and a printer that can be used for free. The center, open 24 hours a day, can help guests prepare for an upcoming flight, stay connected to loved ones back home or put the finishing touches on an upcoming presentation.

After checking in at the new lobby area, guests can retire to their Cambridge suites or go exploring in the surrounding community. Suites offer 50 percent more space than average hotel accommodations, and all are well-equipped with amenities that help travelers feel at home regardless how long they plan on staying. The Cambridge suites feature full-sized kitchens with microwaves, utensils, refrigerators and grocery-shopping services. Comfortable beds topped with crisp linens, custom comforters and fluffy pillows as well as pullout sofas offer plenty of plush places to sleep. Complimentary high-speed Internet access lets guests stay connected and entertained.

With guests feeling refreshed and rested, they can explore the wealth of attractions surrounding the hotel near MIT and the thriving Kendall Square neighborhood. Catch a game at the historic Fenway Park and enjoy a part of baseball history, or tour the famous campuses of the country’s top universities. With the holidays around the corner, the hotel provides easy access to quality shopping venues including Harvard Square, less than 10 minutes away, with world-renowned stores, restaurants and history. Downtown Boston is just minutes away and features top-rated restaurants that offer a full spectrum of culinary styles.

About the Residence Inn Boston Cambridge
The Residence Inn Boston Cambridge at 6 Cambridge Center in Cambridge, MA, sits in the heart of Kendall Square and is near MIT. Just minutes from downtown Boston and less than 2 miles from Fenway Park, the hotel boasts 221 suites on 16 floors as well as three meeting rooms with 2,100 square feet of flexible space, a fitness center and indoor pool and whirlpool. Complimentary Internet access and hot buffet breakfasts are included with every stay. For information, visit www.marriott.com/BOSCM or call 1-617-349-0700. Add the Residence Inn Boston Cambridge to a circle on Google Plus.

About Residence Inn Hotels
With more than 620 hotels in North America, Europe and South America, Residence Inn, a Marriott brand credited with introducing the extended-stay lodging segment 37 years ago, offers guests lower rates for longer stays. With a free hot breakfast offered every day that features a variety of quality items and healthy alternatives, Residence Inn helps guests prepare for the day ahead and maintain a healthy balance while on the road. In addition to the robust free hot breakfast offering, other valuable amenities include grocery delivery service, 24-hour market, fully functional kitchens in each suite, fitness room and guest laundry room.

Residence Inn participates in the company’s award-winning Marriott Rewards program, which enables members to earn their choice of points toward free vacations or frequent flyer mileage in their preferred airline program for dollars spent at more than 3,200 Marriott hotels worldwide. For information or reservations, call the Residence Inn Boston Cambridge hotel directly at 1-617-349-0700, the Residence Inn toll-free number at 1-800-331-3131 or visit www.residenceinn.com. Become a Residence Inn fan at www.facebook.com/residenceinn.

Media Contact: John Wilmoth, Residence Inn Boston Cambridge, 1-617-577-2510, John.Wilmoth@marriott.com

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