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The Cambridge Karma House

3.5-star3.5 stars
17 Banks Street St, Cambridge, MA, 02138, United States of America

Comfortable apartment with kitchen, near Harvard Square
  • Free WiFi
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From 4 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

  • I am sorry I did not take the reviews into account when booking this property. The house…Oct 13, 2019
  • excellent location close to harvard square. the building is not in the best of shape…May 5, 2019

The Cambridge Karma House

from £180
  • Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Kitchen
  • Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Kitchen, Corner
  • Traditional Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Kitchen, Garden Area
  • Classic Apartment, 1 Queen Bed, Kitchen, Garden View
  • Comfort Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Kitchen, Garden Area

What’s around The Cambridge Karma House


  • In Riverside
  • Harvard Square (9-minute walk)
  • Harvard University (9-minute walk)
  • Semitic Museum (12-minute walk)
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) (29-minute walk)
  • Boston University (31-minute walk)
  • Newbury Street (44-minute walk)
  • Fenway Park (45-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.) 16-min drive
  • Bedford, MA (BED-Laurence G. Hanscom Field) 29-min drive
  • Norwood, MA (OWD-Norwood Memorial) 31-min drive
  • Beverly, MA (BVY-Beverly Municipal) 42-min drive
  • Lawrence, MA (LWM-Lawrence Municipal) 43-min drive
  • Boston Yawkey Station 5-min drive
  • Belmont Station 8-min drive
  • Belmont Waverley Station 8-min drive
  • Harvard Square Station 7-min walk
  • Central Square Station 15-min walk
  • Porter Square Station 30-min walk

At a glance

Key facts


  • 5 apartments
  • Arranged over 3 floors


  • Check-in time 3:00 PM-2 AM
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in/out
There is no front desk at this property. To make arrangements for check-in, please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests will receive an email with special check-in instructions prior to their arrival. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Travelling with others


  • Pets allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Year Built – 1885
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

In the apartment

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Things to enjoy
  • Balcony or patio
  • Yard
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Full-sized fridge/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen

The Cambridge Karma House’s small print

Also known as

  • Karma House Apartment
  • Cambridge Karma House
  • The Cambridge Karma House Apartment
  • The Cambridge Karma House Cambridge
  • The Cambridge Karma House Apartment Cambridge


This property is not wheelchair accessible. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag and hen parties.

This property does not have lifts.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • Cleaning fee: USD 29.00 per accommodation, per stay.

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for USD 45.0 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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