The Summit activities all take place on the Harvard University campus in Cambridge, Mass., within walking distance of Harvard Yard. We have negotiated hotel and restaurant arrangements for our participants. Please make your travel plans early, as Oct. 15-17 is an extremely busy weekend in Cambridge and some popular hotels are already sold out.


Hotel Options in Cambridge, roughly in descending price order (the Summit rates are no longer available):

The Charles Hotel
One Bennett Street

Sheraton Commander Hotel
16 Garden Street

The Inn at Harvard
1201 Massachusetts Avenue

The Harvard Square Hotel
110 Mount Auburn Street

Boston Marriott Cambridge
Two Cambridge Center (at Kendall Square)
50 Broadway

Irving House (Bed & Breakfast)
24 Irving Street

A Friendly Inn (Bed & Breakfast)
1673 Cambridge Street


The following Cambridge restaurants are offering special deals to Summit participants. To take advantage of the discounts below, simply present your Summit badge when you pay. To take advantage of the prix fixe menus, present your badge when you order and mention to your server that you would like the HAAAA prix fixe menu.

Café of India offers authentic, traditional Indian cuisine  in a rustic and romantic setting in the heart of Cambridge. Summit deal: 15% off dinner
52 Brattle Street, 617-661-0683

Casablanca has been serving Harvard Square since 1955, with a menu influenced by Mediterranean flavors. It is as known for its cuisine as its charming ambiance. Summit deal: 20% off dinner
40 Brattle Street, 617-876-0999

OM Restaurant and Lounge serves Asian-inspired new American cuisine in an upscale, lounge-like setting. Summit deal: $30 prix fixe.
92 Winthrop Street, 617-576-2800

Shabu-ya offers personal hot pot (shabu-shabu) as its mainstay, but its menu also includes casual Korean and Japanese cuisine. Enjoy your meal in a bright, modern setting. Summit deal: 10% off dinner
57 JFK Street, 617-864-6868

Wagamama offers a hip and modern take on Japanese cuisine in the setting of a modern Japanese ramen bar, with a varied menu. Summit deal: free starter with the purchase of any two entrees.
57 JFK Street, 617-499-0930


Harvard University operates a free shuttle-van service to various parts of campus. The map and schedule are available online. Contact: 617-495-0400;

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