Written by our hotel experts, these are the 5 best hotels near Brandeis University in Waltham, MA.
We include a hotel for every budget, so you can easily find one that fits your price range.
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Cost – $$
Distance to University – 9-minute drive to Brandeis University
While hotels in this part of the country tend to be very expensive, Hyatt House Boston Waltham’s rooms are moderately priced and offer a ton of value. As if grocery delivery service, putt putt green, and an on-site restaurant weren’t enough – there’s also a free breakfast omelet bar!
This hotel is clean, modern, trendy, and a great place for a solo traveler, college student, or family. This was an easy pick for our favorite hotel in the area.
Cost – $$$$
Distance to University – 3-minute drive to Brandeis University
Located just a few minute drive to the university is another one of the best hotels in Waltham, MA – Crescent Suites Hotels! Set in a charming older hotel, the rooms are very large and feature a full-kitchen, making this a great hotel for anyone looking to save money by cooking food.
You’ll also love this hotel if you love the outdoors. There is a beautiful garden area to relax, and even an easily accessible walking trail!
Cost – $$$$
Distance to University – 5-minute drive to Brandeis University
Boasting a beautiful lounge and garden area, the Boston Marriott Newton is an outdoor lover’s dream hotel as it is situated on 22 beautiful acres of land – right in front of the Charles River!
But don’t worry, it’s not just the exterior that is lovely. The rooms in this hotel are huge and beautifully designed. You can also grab a coffee at the on-site Starbucks or grab a delicious meal at the on-site restaurant
Cost – $$$$$
Distance to University – 8-minute drive to Brandeis University
The Westin Waltham Boston is one of the more luxurious and opulent hotels near Brandeis University. This 4-star hotel has gorgeous and spacious rooms, and a vibrant and modern on-site restaurant and bar.
But what really separates this hotel is the staff. Guests rave about their friendliness, helpfulness, and overall attention to detail. This is a hotel that really goes above and beyond for their guests.
Cost – $$
Distance to University – 10-minute drive to Brandeis University
If you are looking for a budget hotel near Brandeis University, the Best Western Plus Waltham Boston is as good as it gets!
But just because it’s a budget hotel doesn’t mean it doesn’t offer value. A heated indoor swimming pool, super fast wifi, flatscreen TVs in each room and a free continental breakfast every morning… what more do you need!?
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Born in Los Angeles, Aaron Hovanesian is one of the original staff writers for Hotel Jules. Having backpacked the world as a young man, Aaron now prefers to travel the world in luxury, proudly staying in the world's most amazing hotels and properties. When Aaron is not traveling he lives in Western Colorado he can be found brewing his own beer (probably an IPA) or spending time with his two amazing golden retrievers.