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Cambridge Travel Guide

On the other side of the Charles River from Boston is one of Massachusetts’ brainiest cities, Cambridge. Home to both Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge is more than just a home to academics. The city is also known as a growing hub for startups, businesses, and biotechnology.

Things to Do in Cambridge

If you’re visiting Cambridge, of course you should visit Harvard’s campus. Check out the Harvard Art Museums. Fogg Museum has art from the middle ages through present day, Busch-Reisinger Museum has art from German-speaking countries, and the Arthur M. Sackler Museum features Asian art. Off-campus, there is still plenty to do and see in the city. Visit the Longfellow House, former home to poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Head along the Charles River for a stroll or grab a bite at any of Cambridge’s unique restaurants.

Hang out on Harvard Square, the center of Cambridge business life, or wander next door to the iconic Harvard Yard. Cambridge tends to be full of students, professors, and creative, young professionals.

Best Time to Visit Cambridge

The best time to visit Cambridge is in the summer or fall for the best weather. Fall’s beautiful changing leaves are a definite draw to the city.

Price and Availability in Cambridge

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The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Cambridge tends to be Monday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Cambridge tend to be busiest on Fridays, while it tends to be much quieter on Mondays.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Cambridge is in July, while the cheapest month is in January. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Cambridge is in the high season in July. Cambridge has its low season in December, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The Weather in Cambridge

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Cambridge. The warmest months in Cambridge are June and May, when temperatures reach 98 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to 5 ˚F. The wettest month in Cambridge is September with 6.52 inches of rain, while the driest month is April with 2.16 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Cambridge

Browse vacation rentals from all the best providers including Airbnb, Agoda, Priceline and more at AllTheRooms.com. Cambridge has 870 hotels, vacation rentals and other special places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, extravagant travelers and everything in between. For those traveling on a budget, the most economical place to stay in Cambridge is available at $19 per night. In general, a place to stay in Cambridge will cost you $152 per night.

Those looking to get some work done during their trip to Cambridge can pick from 699 places to stay that have WiFi. 72 places to stay include a breakfast. Choose from 25 accommodations that provide gym options, so you don't miss a single workout. Driving to Cambridge? Then choose one of the 390 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 3 vacation rentals come with a pool or jacuzzi

AllTheRooms has 54 pet-friendly places to stay in Cambridge, so if you're traveling with your cat or dog you won't have any problems.

AllTheRooms compares vacation rentals, hotels and other bespoke accommodation types from many providers in Cambridge, including 706 places to stay from Airbnb, 7 accommodations from Agoda and 4 places to stay from Priceline

713 of our accommodations in Cambridge have been reviewed and rated. 78% are rated great. 164 accommodations allow instant booking.

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