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Gryphon House

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  • Average2%
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Innkeeper's Favourite Review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous! A hidden gem in this amazing city. Walking distance to EVERYTHING. We even walked to Old Ironsides in Charlestown! The architecture is fabulous. Room was spacious, very clean, and comfy. Breakfast in the parlor was charming and more generous than at any other b&b...More

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Response from Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon HouseResponded 1 week ago

Wow, thank you very much! We’re so glad you liked everything! Please come back & stay with us again. We really appreciate your recommendation!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the hospitality of the Gryphon House staff and large, well equipped room. It was close to the beautiful Boston University campus and Kenmore Square. The weather was great the day we took a walk along the Charles River. Very peaceful area and...More

Thank tinamazzei
Response from Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon HouseResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much—we really appreciate your lovely review! Please come back & visit us again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gryphon house is very nicely furnished and equipped with modern amenities which make a comfortable stay. It doesn’t come cheap but it’s worth the price. I’d suggest you choose a room as high as possible to give a view to the river. The raised street...More

Thank Hannu H
Response from Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much! We all enjoyed meeting you both and thank you so much for staying with us! Please come again!

Reviewed April 16, 2018

Agree with all the reviews. A superb place to stay in Boston. Expensive (by Australian standards), but so is just about everything in Boston. Breakfast is very basic, but the accommodation is just beautiful and the location is great. Would definitely stay here again.

Thank George S
Response from Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon HouseResponded April 17, 2018

Thanks, George! Glad you enjoyed your stay with us, and we hope you will come back to stay with us again!

Reviewed April 15, 2018

We chose this bed and breakfast after searching the web for a place to stay near Fenway Park. We were so happy when we arrived and saw the beautifully restored building. Our suite was perfectly decorated, clean and very comfortable. The owner and her staff...More

Thank dsmith647
Response from Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon HouseResponded April 16, 2018

Oh, you guys were so sweet! We loved you even though you rooted against our beloved Sox! :) Thank you so much for your complimentary review—we really do appreciate it— not just the nice things you had to say, but for the time you took...More

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US$271 - US$449 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Fenway / Kenmore
The Curse of the Bambino may have ended years ago, but
loyal Red Sox fans will continue to infiltrate this
home to historic Fenway Park, where you can find
victory banners, people yelling in stereotypical
Boston accents, and lots of sports bars. Located
within Kenmore Square, the old gas station Citgo sign
is another Boston skyline classic seen throughout the
city. In addition to a hectic and diehard sports
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Martin R
May 22, 2016|
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The Sanctuary room has one double bed in a sort of alcove, slightly apart, and one single bed. So if two people can sleep in the double together, yes!
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February 18, 2016|
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Response from 972marthar | Reviewed this property |
My friend and I (two women) have felt very comfortable and safe in the Gryphon House neighborhood. I've walked alone at night several times and felt no concern. There are lots of good restaurants on Newbury St and... More
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etasaka
October 13, 2015|
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Response from Teresa781 | Property representative |
Hi, I'm sorry if you didn't receive a response right away. We are located less than two blocks from the Green line of the Boston subway, known as the T, at the Kenmore stop. A car is totally unnecessary!
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"I had the Riverview room. Beautiful, nice view of the river, though with a very busy road in between. But..."
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"The room even had a twin bed were our daughter in college could have slept!"
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"Lots of stairs."
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"The Riverview on the third floor is comfortable and lovely, each stair climb offers the opportunity to enjoy..."
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