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Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

No hello or a small smile when we got our key! "And you don't have any housekeeper, if you need towels or something you can get it here at the desk!" WHAT!!! Isn't it a hotel! When we went to our room we found out that all the kitchen elements were gone! No pan, no kettle, no cutlery, no glass!... More 

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Manchester
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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights and for the price was very good. Clean bathroom, nice white sheets and spacious room. Yes, OK, the room and hotel were tired but there is a refurb in process and for the price, in and around Boston, you can't argue. No breakfast but IHOP next door and MacDonalds and also an excellent restaurant, the Stockyard,... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Stopped in before a very early flight out of Boston, best price around but the room was a bit dingy. The staff were helpful, efficient, and friendly. The room appeared clean except for dust bunnies on the floor behind the nightstand which was pushed out a bit.

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2016

We came for the Boston Marathon and found the location quite a walking distance from the route, but it was not an issue whatsoever because we called Uber and a ride in less than 5 minutes. The room was average, but clean and had everything we needed. Customer service at the hotel was excellent. We enjoyed our stay. We'll be... More 

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Hartly, Delaware, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2016

We only needed one night so this was a pretty decent spot. The room itself was great if not a little cramped. It was an odd corner room with one queen bed but wasn't too much of a inconvenience. What was an inconvenience was the fact that there wasn't an elevator and no breakfast of any sort (they did have... More 

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Springfield, Ohio
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Reviewed 19 July 2010

Arrived in rainstorm. Rain pouring into entrance. Man with wet vac sucking it up slower than it was coming in. Desk clerk (dark-skinned Middel Easterner) just nasty. Attitude of a skunk.

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6 Thank joanneandterry
Columbia, MD
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Reviewed 27 January 2009

We stayed there for college visit there in July 08, & January 09. Hotel is OK. No continental breakfast is available. The bathroom is small & the fan does not work, so it would stink so you have to wait to use after it had been used. The location is good for BU and other places. AC worked and heat... More 

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1 Thank krishshishya
dartmouth,nova scotia
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Reviewed 8 January 2009

my brother and i came to boston to see the red sox play and to do some shopping/sight-seeing. we were not about to pay $200+++ to stay in town. the place was easy to find and very central to what we wanted to do. we drove everywhere with no problems(we heard boston was terrible to drive in). but we found... More 

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Adelaide
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2008

This place was the same price as the super 8 which we also stayed at for one uncomfortable night (located about 5 minutes away), but was a heck of a lot better in terms of appearance, cleanliness and facilities. We caught the 64 bus from just near the hotel to central square station, and then the subway on to boston,... More 

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Washington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2008

We booked two nights here based on price and location (my son was touring Harvard) and what a horrible mistake that was! Our room was filthy dirty, loud, stinky and miserable. We had to wear shoes the entire time because the carpet was so dirty. One of the mattresses had some unidentifiable substance all over the side of it, the... More 

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Additional Information about Americas Best Value Inn

Address: 1800 Soldiers Field Road, Boston, MA 02135 (Formerly Charles River Motel)
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Boston > Allston / Brighton
Price Range: $107 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Americas Best Value Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 55
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Also Known As:
Charles River Hotel Boston
Days Inn Boston
Boston Days Inn
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