Sheraton Commander Hotel

Cambridge, MA Hotel
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ChainMarriott International Hotels
Total Meeting Space465 sq. m
Guest Rooms176
16 Garden Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

Sheraton Commander Hotel

Cambridge, MA Hotel
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Room Features and Guest Services

  • Calls (Toll-Free)
  • Concierge Services
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Luggage Storage
  • Room Service
  • View (Urban)
  • Voicemail Box


  • Onsite Catering
  • Onsite Gift Shop
  • Onsite Restaurant
  • Pet Friendly
  • Space (Private)
  • Space (Semi-Private)
  • Wheelchair Accessible


  • AV Capabilities
  • Business Center
  • Video Conference

Recreational Activities

  • Health Club

Venue Accessible By

  • Airport Shuttle
  • Bus
  • Subway
  • Taxi
  • Train


  • Dance Floor
  • Piano
  • Portable Heaters
  • Portable Walls
  • Staging Area

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Meeting Space

Total Meeting Space465 sq. m
Meeting Rooms5
Largest Room270 sq. m
Second Largest Room170 sq. m
Space (Private)508 sq. m
Space (Semi-Private)33 sq. m
Exhibit Space186 sq. m

Guest Rooms

Total Guest Rooms176
Singles (1 Bed)95
Doubles (2 Beds)54
Tax Rate14.45%



Local Attractions

Harvard Square

3 blocks away
Welcome! Harvard Square is a world-renowned shopping, dining, cultural and historical destination.

The Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments

1 mi. away
Harvard University has been acquiring scientific instruments on a continuous basis for teaching and research since 1672. The Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments, which was established in 1948 to preserve this apparatus as a resource for teaching and research in the history of science and technology, has become one of the three largest university collections of its kind in the world. Originally associated with the Harvard library system, the Collection was placed under the stewardship of the Department of History of Science in 1987.

Harvard Campus Tours

Historical Landmark
3 blocks away
Join us on "The Hahvahd Tour", our student led tour of Harvard University and Harvard Square that has been praised the world over for its funny offbeat style. Our guides will lead your through Harvard Yard and the surrounding campus, entertaining you with the stories, history, and lore of Harvard and its eclectic student body.

The Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology

Founded in 1866, the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology is one of the oldest museums in the world devoted to anthropology and houses one of the most comprehensive records of human cultural history in the Western Hemisphere. The Peabody Museum... Engages in ongoing anthropological discourse through exhibitions, workshops, symposia, and publications; Allows faculty and students to draw upon the collections to enrich classes and research; and Serves a wide public audience through educational programs.

Semitic Museum at Harvard University

1 mi. away
The Semitic Museum, founded in 1889, houses over 40,000 Near Eastern artifacts, most of which derive from museum-sponsored excavations in Egypt, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Syria, and Tunisia. The Museum, which shares its building with Harvard’s Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations and Center for Jewish Studies, is dedicated to the use of these collections for the investigation and teaching of Near Eastern archaeology, history, and culture.

Harvard Museum of Natural History

1 mi. away
We’re located on the campus of the oldest institution of higher learning in the United States, steps from picturesque Harvard Yard, situated between the Law School, the Divinity School, and the Science Center, and a short walk from the Harvard Art Museums.

Harvard Art Museums

1 mi. away
The mission of the Harvard Art Museums is to preserve, document, present, interpret, and strengthen the collections and resources in their care, and in keeping with the larger purposes of Harvard University, to advance the knowledge and appreciation of art and art museums through research, teaching, professional training, and public education.

Fresh Pond Golf Course

1 mi. away
Fresh Pond is an environmentally pleasing, 9 hole, public golf course that plays throughout a corner of Cambridge's Historic Fresh Pond Reservation just minutes outside of Boston. The Course, through its naturalized layout, challenges all abilities of play with well defined hazards, water coming into play on 4 holes, two Par 5s that utilize your entire bag and gentle greens that won't make your hair turn gray!

Distance from Airport

  • 9.66 km from Venue


  • Paid Parking
  • Valet Parking


Our newly renovated hotel sits on Harvard Square with close proximity to Harvard University and unique Cambridge restaurants and shops. Our location is also a short cab or subway ride from downtown Boston. Sheraton Commander Hotel has long been a landmark in Harvard Square. Our Mount Vernon inspired entrance is a stately reminder of the area’s rich culture and history. Located on the north side of the Charles River, we are surrounded by Harvard University and just minutes from Lesley, Tufts, and MIT, as well as great shopping and dining. We are able to accommodate meetings that range in size from the small intimate board meeting to a reception for up to 400 people. For the most elegant of occasions, ask for the George Washington or Mount Vernon Ballrooms. Both have been renovated to their original 1927 splendor and feature finely crafted workmanship and intricately detailed ceilings and walls, all illuminated by five Czechoslovakian crystal chandeliers. No matter what the occasion, we offer the perfect setting to create a memorable evening.

Cancellation Policy

If you cancel before 6 pm hotel time two days prior to the day of reservation, there will be no forfeiture amount. If you cancel after this deadline, the forfeiture amount will be 1 night's stay of the room booked. There may be additional applicable charges and taxes.

Additional Information

Get comfortable in one of our 175 guest rooms, featuring complimentary Wi-Fi, LCD flat screen televisions, Starbucks coffee makers and more. Wake refreshed after a great night’s sleep in our signature Sheraton Sweet Sleeper Beds. We offer everything you need to make your stay relaxing and hassle-free. If you're looking to venture out, our concierge can point you in the right direction for whatever interests you may have. Energize in our newly redesigned Sheraton fitness center featuring Sheraton Fitness by EXOS or step outside and enjoy a run along the Charles river with spectacular views of Boston. Relax and unwind with Sheraton Social Hour, our daily wine tasting program at Nubar Lounge. While you are there enjoy locally sourced culinary delights from NuBar.