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Charles River Inn

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Granby, Massachusetts, United States
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This hotel has some of the best rates in Boston. It is a little hard to find, and is also listed as a Days Inn. Near to the Mass Pike. Probably best if you have a car, as parking is free. You can't walk to a T stop from the hotel, but we learned that one can take a quick...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed at this AWFUL Hotel from May 5th-May 6th. I originally booked for 2 nights but called a few days ahead of time to change my reservation to 1 night. I was told that the change was made. Once I checked in, I was charged for 2 nights instead of one. The staff was rude and no one would...

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1Thank Sunny F
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We were in Boston for the marathon, when hotels jack up their prices to extraordinary levels. We ended up booking this at $600 for 5 nights. While it was pretty basic I don't think it deserves some of the poor reviews it has received. What we have here is a former Days Inn motel which is now family owned. It...

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2Thank Trenean
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Looks like new carpet, bathroom has new tile.. Beds had those big fluffy comforters Nice size parking lot. Hotel is across from a bike path ( great for runners/Walker's...) If you have a room on the side of the river you LL see crew teams practicing all day long. Close to Harvard ( like a mile away) Has madonald s...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 25 March 2017

I had to cancel at the last moment and their customer service representative was so kind to me; he understood my situation and allowed me to cancel free of charge. I intend to stay here in the near future.

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Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Rooms lock does not work. First room we got the light does not turn on. Then second room we got the lock does not work. People in the front are not professional, rude, and does not communicate with each other. Rooms are very dirty and mice run around at night . Breakfast please don't even eat from there . Don't...

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3Thank Ethan C
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Mice scurrying around all night, stains on carpet/bedding, door was extremely difficult to close, bathroom was moldy and gross. All told a charming little spot in the middle of nowhere. Check it out if you hate yourself.

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8Thank Moshe K
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for 1 night 2 adults and 2 small children since we could not find any other "affordable" place with short notice around Boston. And still it was expensive. We could not afford to find a new hotel once we saw the place but if we could have we would have done that immediately. Changed the room we were...

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6Thank Maarittiii
Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 23 December 2016

I've stayed there and it is NOT good. Please DO NOT waste you HARD EARNED money in this dump. Let me tell you of my experience: There a LOTS of mice running around this motel. Mice can be found in your luggage, food, and they eat everything you bring into your room. There are numerous traps all around the room...

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14Thank favorisreal
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!...

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Mohsin G, Manager at Charles River Inn, responded to this review

We apologies for in convince you had to go through. Were in process of remodeling the Hotel. Please do give us another chance in future to serve you. Thank you.

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
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Additional Information about Charles River Inn

Address: 1800 Soldiers Field Rd, Boston, MA 02135-1113 (Formerly Charles River Motel)
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Boston > Allston / Brighton
Price Range: $188 - $255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Charles River 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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