Going to Harvard University for the first time? Hotels-Rates will help you find the best hotel in Cambridge, MA. Hotels-Rates can provide detailed information on amenities, convenience to surrounding areas and nearby points of interest. Our comprehensive hotel database shows that there are 116 hotels in Cambridge within 5 miles of Harvard University, with the lowest rate for those hotels being $84. We also found 9 hotels in Cambridge within 1 miles of the school, with the lowest rate for those hotels being $89.99. If you’re searching for things to do in Cambridge, you might be interested in visiting the Arsenal Mall, Atrium Mall, Natick Mall, South Shore Plaza, The Mall at Chestnut Hill, Burlington Mall, The USS Constitution Museum and Bass Pro Boston, most of which are relatively close to the school.