Porter Square Hotel is located in the heart of Cambridge, Massachusetts, moments from Harvard University, MIT and Porter Square Red Line MBTA station.
If you require more information about the hotel, would like to make arrangements for an upcoming stay or have a comment or suggestion regarding a recent visit, we look forward to hearing from you.
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Directions to Porter Square Hotel
Taking Public Transportation: We are located off of the Red Line Porter Square stop. From Logan Airport you must take the Silver Line 1 to South Station. From there you must transfer to the Red Line and take the train toward Alewife. Get off the train at the Porter Square Station, cross Massachusetts Ave and look for the hotel. You should be able to see the building from the exit of the station.
Driving From Logan: Follow signs to 93 North and use the below directions 'Driving From the South'. We recommend taking a taxi from Logan Airport, the approximate cost of the ride to be around $40.
Driving From the South: Take 93 North to Massachusetts exit 29. Merge onto MA-38 N and take a left onto Temple St. Take a right onto Broadway a quarter of a mile down the road. After a mile take a left onto Ceder St. After half a mile take a right onto Summer St then after a quarter mile turn left onto Banks St. Turn right at the first cross street onto Elm St then turn left onto Beech. Take a left at the second cross street onto Massachusetts Ave and after 1000 feet the hotel will be on your right.
Driving From the North: Take 93 South to Massachusetts exit 31. Take a right off the exit onto Harvard St. Continue onto Warner Street after half a mile. Once you come to the traffic circle, take the 4th exit onto College Ave. After half a mile take a left onto Elm St and continue for a quarter mile until you come to Beech St and take a right. At the light take a left onto Massachusetts Ave. and the hotel is on your right hand side after around 1000 feet.
Driving From the Mass Pike: Take the Massachusetts Turnpike to exit 14 toward S Shore/NH - Maine/I-95/MA-128. Keep left off the exit and continue to follow signs for I-95 N. Once you are on I-95 drive for 6.5 miles and take exit 29A to merge onto MA-2 E toward Arlington/Cambridge. After 6.1 miles take the exit toward Alewife Station. Continue onto Alewife Station Access Rd for 2.5 miles. Take a right onto Alewife Brook Pkwy and follow the road for half a mile. Take a right onto Massachusetts Ave and after 1.2 miles the hotel will be on your right hand side.
Should you wish to bike to or from the hotel you can use the public bike share system called BLUE BIKES. Please visit this LINK
to access applicable information.