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The Gilded Lily

Traveller (100)
Room & Suite (54)
Dining (2)
  • 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 22 October 2017

Perfect B&B in a great location, close to shops and fantastic restaurants. Rooms are immaculate, spacious, well kept and kitchen is well stocked. This is certainly not your average B&B, certainly worth staying here. Thank you Jim.

Thank dutchzoomer
Response from tglboston, Owner at The Gilded LilyResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you so much for your thoughtful review. It was such a pleasure having you and I hope to see you again here soon. James

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Nicest sheets anyone could ever want. Beautiful 1879 architecture. Gorgeous wood floors, high ceilings, soaring arches, and bow window. Spacious feel. Great neighborhood for walking to charming restaurants. Helpful, knowledgeable, professional host. Self-service continental breakfast. Wil go back for sure.

Thank JanisABrevard_NC
Response from tglboston, Owner at The Gilded LilyResponded 13 October 2017

Thanks you so very much for your review. I am thrilled you share my love of the architecture and you enjoyed spending time in our neighborhood. James

Reviewed 6 October 2017

We had no expectations of Boston but the Gilded Lily accommodation was a great introduction to Boston architecture. A well maintained town house, only a 15 minute walk from the city centre along the garden corridor. We stayed in the Parlour room and was surprised...More

Thank Tony_AG13
Reviewed 1 October 2017

This was our first trip to Boston and the location of The Gilded Lily could not have been better suited for our needs.We took in the Boston Symphony and two Red Sox games.Both venues were within easy walking distance. James was very welcoming and we...More

Thank william h
Reviewed 24 September 2017

What a beautiful room to spend the last night of my road trip to New England with my daughter. This was a rare treat, I could not fault it even if I tried the whole bed and breakfast accommodation was spotless our room was beautifully...More

Thank Diane C
Response from tglboston, Owner at The Gilded LilyResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you so much for your review. It is greatly appreciated! It was a pleasure to meet you and your daughter and am delighted you enjoyed your stay. James

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Air Conditioning
Price range
US$165 - US$240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$165 - US$240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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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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"Perfect, quiet neighborhood."
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"We had a parlor room and our cousin had a garden room which work well because we shared a kitchen - was like..."
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