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Porter Square Hotel
1924 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, Massachusetts 02140
Telephone (617) 499-3399
Toll Free 1 (888) 229-1615
There is a conference discount code available:
ASA17. With it their Room Rates are:
Petite Double Twin - $199/night plus 14.45% taxes per night
Deluxe Double Twin – $229/night plus 14.45% taxes per night
Deluxe Queen - $249/night plus 14.45% taxes per night
Queen Suite - $269/night plus 14.45% taxes per night
These rates are good for October 6 and 7, and also for October 4, 5, 8, 9, 2017.
The hotel has a limited number of rooms. There are 57 rooms available for October 7, and 60 rooms available for the nights of October 4, 5, 6, 8, and 9. They are not holding a block of rooms for our conference rather they will honor any reservation as it comes in. Cambridge is a very popular place in the Fall, so please reserve your room soon.
Cancellation is free up to 48 hours before your arrival. If you cancel less than 48 hours before, the hotel will charge you for one night. Your credit card will be used to guarantee your reservation, but you will not be charged when you make your reservation.
WiFi is high speed and free throughout the hotel.
Parking is $28 a night.
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 Avenue 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 Street. After half a mile take a right onto Summer St then after a quarter mile turn left onto Banks Street. Turn right at the first cross street onto Elm Street then turn left onto Beech. Take a left at the second cross street onto Massachusetts Avenue 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 Street. Continue onto Warner Street after half a mile. Once you come to the traffic circle, take the 4th exit onto College Avenue. After half a mile take a left onto Elm Street and continue for a quarter mile until you come to Beech St and take a right. At the light take a left onto Massachusetts Avenue 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 Avenue and after 1.2 miles the hotel will be on your right hand side.
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