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*** Due to ongoing construction on the Longfellow Bridge, please consult the Massachusetts Department of Transportation website for the latest updates on travel to and from Cambridge.
 

From the Airport
Take the main airport roadway (one-way) out of the airport and follow signs for “Route 1A / Sumner Tunnel, Boston/ I 93.” Enter the tunnel and stay in the right lane. As you exit the Summer Tunnel, veer right into the tunnel for Storrow Drive. As you exit this tunnel, make a left following signs for “Leverett Circle / North Station." At the second light, make a left and follow 28 North (McGrath / O’Brien highway). You will pass the Museum of Science on your left. After two traffic lights, turn left onto Edwin H. Land Boulevard (sign will say Memorial Drive) and follow to first traffic light and turn left into the Royal Sonesta’s driveway.

From the West via the Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90 Toll Road)
While eastbound, make left turn to Exit 18 following signs to Brighton/Cambridge; stay in the right lane following signs to Cambridge/Somerville; cross over the Charles River on the River Street Bridge (Cambridge Street) and turn right at the traffic light onto Memorial Drive (Route #3). Follow Memorial Drive East (Route #3 South) using the “cars only” option twice, then stay in the extreme right lane, along the Charles River, as Memorial Drive will become Edwin Land Boulevard. The hotel is on the right at the second traffic signal, directly across from the CambridgeSide Galleria.

From the West via Storrow Drive
Proceed East on Storrow Drive to Leverett Circle. Remain in the left or middle lane to proceed left onto Route 28 North/Msgr O’Brien Highway. Pass the Museum of Science on your left. Proceed to the second traffic light and turn left onto Edwin Land Boulevard. The hotel is on the left at the next traffic signal, across from the CambridgeSide Galleria.

From the South (Route 93N)
Take Route 93 North to the Liberty Tunnel (move to the right lane after Exit 23). Take Exit 26, “Storrow Drive.” Stay to the right moving onto Storrow Drive. Take immediate left exit “Government Center/Kendall Square” and turn right at the top of the ramp, onto the Longfellow Bridge. Proceed to the traffic signal and turn right onto Third Street. Proceed to the traffic signal and turn right onto Binney Street and proceed to the end. At the traffic signal, turn left onto Edwin Land Boulevard. The hotel entrance and garage are located on the right at the next traffic signal, across from the CambridgeSide Galleria.

From the North (Route 93S)
Take Route 93 South to Exit 26 (not accessible from carpool lane), “Storrow Drive/Cambridge/Route 28N/Route 3N.” Stay to the right, moving to the middle lane, following signs for “Route 28 North/Cambridge/North Station.” At the traffic signal, turn left onto Nashua Street. Take the first right onto Route 28 North/Msgr O’Brien Highway. Pass the Museum of Science on your left. Proceed to the second traffic light and turn left onto Edwin Land Boulevard. The hotel is on the left at the next traffic signal, across from the CambridgeSide Galleria.

From the North (Route 1S - Toll Road)
Take Route 1 South over the Tobin Bridge. Once through the toll booth, stay in the far left lane following signs for “Boston/93 North/Route 1 South.” After ¼ mile, take the exit marked “Route 28N/Cambridge/North Station.” Stay to the right at the fork, moving to the middle lane, following signs for “Route 28 North/Cambridge/North Station.” At the traffic signal, turn left onto Nashua Street. Take the first right onto Route 28 North/Msgr O’Brien Highway. Pass the Museum of Science on your left. Proceed to the second traffic light and turn left onto Edwin Land Boulevard. The hotel is on the left at the next traffic signal, across from the CambridgeSide Galleria.

From the Massachusetts Turnpike
Take Exit 18, Allston/Cambridge (left exit). Bear right; after toll booth bear right towards Cambridge. Go straight through 3 sets of lights (this will bring you onto River Street). Continue straight down River Street until you come to Massachusetts Avenue (approx. .6 mile). Get into the right lane to turn onto Mass. Ave. Go straight down Massachusetts Ave for .2 mile and turn/bear left onto Main Street (not clearly marked). Continue on Main Street .4 mile through 3 sets of lights and turn left onto Galileo Way; take it all the way to the end. Turn left onto Edwin Land Blvd, getting in the right lane. The Royal Sonesta will be on the right at the next light.

 

Royal Sonesta Hotel Self Parking Rates

Hours Rates    Hours Rates
0- 1/2 hour $6   2.5 - 3 $26
1/2 hour - 1 $10   3 - 3.5 $28
1 -1.5 $14   3.5 - 4 $30
1.5 - 2 $18   24 Hours $38
2 - 2.5 $22   OVERNIGHT Guest $38 for self-park or valet


Dante / ArtBar Parking Rates

Park Hours Rates      
Self Park Up to 3 hours $15    
Valet Up to 3 hours $21    
         
         
         
 


From the MBTA

Green Line - 0.7 Miles
Take the Green Line MBTA trolley/bus to Lechmere Station. Exit and follow signs to Cambridge Street. Cross to First Street and walk along the CambridgeSide Galleria to Charles Street/Cambridgeside Place. Turn left and the Hotel will be at the end of the block.

Red Line - 1.2 Miles
Take the Red Line to Kendall Square Station. Exit station and cross the street to the MIT Coop. The "Wave" Shuttle Service picks up at this location on a posted schedule (Mon-Sat 9 a.m.-7p.m., Sun 12-7 p.m.). The shuttle bus will drop you off at the CambridgeSide Galleria, across the street from the hotel. Walk across Edwin Land Boulevard to the Hotel.

Airport Transfers and Parking

Logan International Airport is just 3 miles from the Royal Sonesta Hotel.
Taxi Service is available to and from Logan Airport.
Travel from Logan Airport to the Royal Sonesta Hotel is provided by Boston taxi companies. Fares are a metered rate and may range from $25 - $30 depending upon traffic conditions and the time of arrival.

Return travel from the Royal Sonesta back to Logan Airport is provided by Cambridge taxi companies. Fares are flat rates, inclusive of all tolls, taxes and driver gratuities.

Flat rates are structured as follows:
Rush Hour (Weekdays only): 7:00 - 9:00 a.m. and 3:30 - 6:30 p.m. $30.00 per taxi (1 - 4 passengers)
All other times, including Weekends: $26.25 per taxi (1 - 4 passengers), mini vans and station wagons are slightly more, subject to change.

Public Transportation
Logan Airport is accessible by using the Green and Blue subway lines; allow at least 1 hour travel time. The fare one-way is $2.00, subject to change.

Limousine Service
Airport transportation through private limousine service can be arranged by Guest Services.

Car Rental
Guest Services can reserve a vehicle from any of the major car rental companies.

Garage Parking
Parking is available in a covered garage accessible from the lobby of the Royal Sonesta Hotel. The garage contains 200 parking spaces, including five spaces which are available for guests with physical challenges. Additional parking is available at the CambridgeSide Galleria Mall, including 150 covered parking spaces and three spaces which are available for guests with physical challenges.

Overnight parking for guests is $38 per night, per car. This rate includes both self-and valet parking. Day rate for meetings and conferences are available at a discounted rate of $22 self-parking (please contact your conference planner for additional information).

Royal Sonesta Boston

40 Edwin Land Boulevard
Cambridge, MA, USA 02142
800.SONESTA (U.S. & Canada) or 617.806.4200

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