Hotels Near Harvard University

The Boxer Boston is one of the best situated hotels near Harvard University, located just across the Charles River from our West End, Boston hotel.

Nearby Attractions

Boxer Boston welcomes travelers to stay within arm’s reach of Harvard University as well as the city’s most historic neighborhoods. Nearest to us, the North End beckons hungry travelers with some of the best Italian food in the United States. In the other direction, travelers can stroll up Beacon Hill where charming, red-brick Federal-style townhomes line the streets leading up to the  gold domed State House. Beyond that, Boston Common, the Public Gardens and the Back Bay await.

Both sides of the Charles River offer pedestrians exceptional views as well as opportunities to take out a small sailboat or kayak. In Cambridge, Harvard Square is a central hub for college students and young professionals to go out, shop, drink and eat.


On top of its choice location, this hotel near Harvard University also offers an eclectic lineup of rooms and suites for all sorts of travelers looking for Boston boutique hotels. Parents hoping to kick back and enjoy a little vacation on their college visit can splurge on a Corner Junior Suite or traditional king room. Large groups and families can have fun in a Boxer Bunk Room and spread out in a Deluxe Double.

Campus Connect Package

Planning a trip to visit a college or university in the Boston area? Check out our Campus Connect Package!

Visit our College and Universities page, for more information about the 35 colleges in Boston and their distances to our hotel.