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The Gilded Lily

Traveller (100)
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“parlor room”(36 reviews)
“shared kitchen”(40 reviews)
“b b”(123 reviews)
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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All reviewsparlor roomshared kitchenb bsouth endself serve breakfasthistoric brownstonebed and breakfastyogurtwell equipped kitchenquiet neighborhooda lovely place to stayorange linetree lined streetwithin walking distancehome away from homeflights of stairsgreat neighborhood
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This location is perfect for a trip to Boston, convenient to public transportation and in a quiet and safe neighborhood. The non-intrusive breakfast arrangement suited us well, as we could enjoy the variety of food choices in our own privacy. We were able to meet...More

Thank EricaH112014
Response from tglboston, Owner at The Gilded LilyResponded 1 week ago

Thank you! It was such a pleasure to meet and host you. I hope we see you again. James

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Reviewed 26 April 2017

We stayed at The Gilded Lily for two nights and had a great time. The Parlour Room was really comfortable and had all we needed. The kitchenette (shared by two rooms) was ideal not only for breakfast, but for an afternoon cuppa when returning from...More

Thank Pauline R
Response from tglboston, Owner at The Gilded LilyResponded 28 April 2017

Thank you! I am so glad that you enjoyed your visit to Boston. I loved meeting you and hope you will come to visit again. James

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve heard it said that “hospitality” in some cultures means both “welcome to the guest” and “freedom for the guest” - And that’s the perfect description for The Gilded Lily. Close to Copley, super clean, beautiful, spacious rooms (particularly the Parlor rooms) and only as...More

Thank anthonyvinciguerra
Response from tglboston, Owner at The Gilded LilyResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the review. So happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to host you on your next visit to Boston. James

Reviewed 5 March 2018

Excellent accommodation in a pleasant tree-lined street. Easy access to public transport and within walking distance of many attractions. Good shopping nearby. Would certainly consider staying here again if ever in Boston.

Thank John_Beccles
Response from tglboston, Owner at The Gilded LilyResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you John. We appreciate your taking the time to review The Gilded Lily and look forward to having the opportunity to host you in the future. James

Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

The Gilded Lily is our go-to spot in Boston, particularly for a weekend of classical concerts or plays. Walking distance to Symphony Hall, New England conservatory and Huntington theatre. Very easy subway stops. The rooms are elegant and the pocket kitchen allows for tea, coffee,...More

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Response from tglboston, Owner at The Gilded LilyResponded 10 January 2018

Thanks Louise. It was pleasure meeting you and I am glad you had a great stay with us. we look forward to your next visit. James

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Air Conditioning
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US$165 - US$240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$165 - US$240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Back Bay
Wander around this quintessential neighborhood in the
heart of Boston for high-end shops, restaurants, and
the feeling of city bustle. Its most identifiable
skyscrapers, the Prudential Center and John Hancock
Tower, are highlights of the city skyline. Visit
Newbury street to explore unique and trendy boutiques
– as well as every other kind of store imaginable –
all housed in beautiful brownstone buildings. In nice
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Lisa B
6 October 2016|
Response from tglboston | Property representative |
So sorry. I missed this question! I hope you had a wonderful visit Boston. James
20 May 2016|
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Response from tglboston | Property representative |
2016 High season rates - April thru November 15 are $280 for the Parlor Rooms and $260 for the Garden Rooms. Low Season - November 15 thru March are $180 for the Parlor Rooms and $160 for the Garden Rooms. The self serve... More
10 February 2016|
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Response from JonGentry | Reviewed this property |
All of the rooms have queen beds, the Palor Rooms have a twin pullout sofa and I believe its $25 extra.
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