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Higher Learning

Hotel near Boston University, MIT + Harvard

A smart place to stay in Cambridge

Kimpton Marlowe Hotel mirrors the vitality and sense of discovery that characterizes our Cambridge home. Home to prestigious universities and colleges like Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge proves as intellectually vibrant as it is culturally diverse. You’ll find yourself within easy reach of the region's many exceptional colleges and universities, as well as their art exhibits, performances and sporting events. Nearby academic institutions include:


Private land-grant research university in Cambridge. The institute has an urban campus that extends more than a mile alongside the Charles River.


Ivy League research university in Cambridge. Established in 1636 it’s the oldest higher learning institution in the US and one of the most prestigious worldwide.


Private research university on the border of Medford and Somerville. It was founded in 1852 as Tufts College.

Boston College

Private Jesuit research university in Chestnut Hill. The first institution of higher education to operate in Boston, today it’s among the nation’s foremost universities.

Boston University

Private research university in Boston. The university is nonsectarian but maintains its historical affiliation with the United Methodist Church.


Private research university in Boston. Established in 1898, the university offers undergraduate and graduate programs