Hotels Near Harvard University
As one of Boston’s best-known residents, Harvard University makes waves around the globe. We feel honored to reside only 15 minutes from this esteemed school—the oldest institution of higher education in the country. The school is proudly “devoted to excellence in teaching, learning and research, and to developing leaders in many disciplines who make a difference globally,” and it consists of approximately 22,000 students (undergrad, graduate and professional) and 2,400 faculty members. Visitors can take guided historical tours (that begin at the Smith Campus Center) or mobile tours (via smartphone) that reveal the Harvard Yard of yesteryear.