Hotel Accommodations

A limited number of rooms at a discounted conference rate have been arranged at the hotels below. These rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis and may sell out before the registration deadline. Early reservations are strongly encouraged. The World Economic History Congress or IEHA does not handle individual reservations. Changes and/or cancellations to hotel reservations should be made with the hotel directly. If you have any general questions, please direct them to Jeremy Land ( the Conference Manager.

Note: These hotels are the closest to the conference proceedings and facilities. Rates may be cheaper further away from MIT, but other hotels must be reserved separately. A limited number of lower cost dorm rooms (double and single occupancy) are also available (details at the bottom of the page). These rooms are reserved primarily for doctoral students presenting in the poster or regular sessions.

*Boston Marriott Cambridge at Kendall Square

50 Broadway, Cambridge, MA
Rate: $305 per night, plus applicable taxes
Deadline: July 9, 2018
Book Online: Click here
Phone: 617-494-6600 (Mention the World Economic History Congress)
*Conference Headquarters Hotel. This hotel will serve as the administrative and physical center of the Congress. Registration, coffee breaks, book displays, graduate student posters, and both opening and closing night receptions will be located in the Marriott Cambridge.

Hyatt Regency Cambridge

575 Memorial Dr, Cambridge, MA
Rate: $279 per night, plus applicable taxes
Deadline: July 7, 2018
Book Online: Click here
Phone: 617-492-1234 (Mention the World Economic History Congress)

Royal Sonesta

40 Edwin H Land Blvd, Cambridge, MA
Rate: $299 per night, plus applicable taxes
Deadline: June 29, 2018
Book Online: Click here
Phone: 1-800-766-3782 (Mention the World Economic History Congress)

Fairfield Inn & Suites Boston Cambridge

215 Monsignor O’Brien Highway, Cambridge, MA
Rate: $269 per night, plus applicable taxes
Deadline: June 23, 2018
Book Online: Click here
Phone: 617-621-1999 (Mention the World Economic History Congress)


MIT Dorms

Two conditions for these dorms: First, you must be registered for the conference for your request to be accepted. Second, the dorms are available in a 6-night package checking in July 29th and checking out August 4th. You can then add a night on either side of those dates. Rooms are priced per person and can be purchased for single, double, or triple. To request MIT accommodations, please see this link:

Boston University Dorms

Reservations are available for the nights of July 29 through August 3. Only single occupancy rooms remain. To book these dorms see this link: