1 Bennett Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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About Us

At The Charles Hotel, you’ll find the perfect location for your special day. Dance under the stars, dine on award-winning cuisine, and toast your happiness. Nestled in the heart of Harvard Square, the Charles offers a variety of distinct settings to accommodate wedding groups of all sizes.

Whether you envision an intimate outdoor ceremony in our courtyard to a lively celebration in our ballroom, we’ll work with you ever step of the way to make your dream a reality. Our 18,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor banquet space combine to offer an array of options for your wedding.

Accented by Executive Chef, Peter Davis’ fine cuisine, Chef and his culinary team will work with you to create a menu that suits every palate.

The Charles’ flexibility allows our clients to showcase their personal taste and wishes through every detail. Our experienced and dedicated catering team is ready to make your special day a success.

Be sure to ask about special offers for Friday and Sunday weddings.

Some of our Wedding Amenities include:

  • Outdoor courtyard that can be tented for up to 500 guests
  • Pre-event Tastings
  • Engagement Parties and Bridal Lunches
  • Rehearsal Dinners and Post Wedding Brunches
  • Complimentary "Wedding Night" Suite with Special Amenities
  • Separate Room for Portraits
  • First Anniversary Dinner in Henrietta's Table and a Complimentary Overnight Room
  • Original Cuisine from Award Winning Chefs
  • Creative Menu Design and Wine Pairing
  • Overnight Accommodations at Special Rates
  • Experienced Social Consultant to Assist with all Wedding Plans
  • Specially Reduced Valet Parking
  • Preferred Vendors for Flowers, Entertainment, Calligraphy, Linens and Photography