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Gryphon House

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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

This place is an absolute gem! I had the pleasure of staying there last week and loved it. I stayed in the Garden room which is well appointed and really comfortable. The whole place is homely and quiet. Teresa and all her staff are delightful...More

Thank VickiShamae
Response from Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon HouseResponded 4 October 2017

Oh, Vicki, you're the best! It was such fun having you with us--we all looked forward to spending time with you! Thanks for staying with us and thanks so much for your lovely review! We really appreciate it! Looking forward to your return trip already!

Reviewed 21 September 2017

Gryphon House was a highlight of our trip to Boston. Great location, lovely accommodations, helpful staff. Added an extra night in Victoria (so comfortable and charming) with street view, 3 nights on top floor in River View (spacious and that view of the Charles River...More

Thank Renee B
Response from Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon HouseResponded 23 September 2017

Thanks so much, Renee! It was great having you guys here! It was always a pleasure to see you and I so appreciate all your kind comments. Please come and visit us again soon! Thanks again!

Reviewed 20 September 2017

We had a group of 8, and Teresa was very gracious in showing us all the rooms and amenities. Rooms were very spacious and comfortable. The parlor was very cozy and inviting, and decor throughout was redone to the original period design. Location near the...More

Thank daslagx2
Response from Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon HouseResponded 21 September 2017

Wow, thank you so much! You guys were a lot of fun, and it's always a pleasure to have a group who really likes each other and really likes being with us! Thanks for staying with us, and thank you for taking the time to...More

Reviewed 19 September 2017

I chose the Gryphon House online based on value and location. I was apprehensive about my choice because I was booked to stay there for over a week, but all fears were calmed as soon as I arrived. Staff helped me unload my luggage, and...More

Thank Sherri M
Response from Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon HouseResponded 20 September 2017

Thanks so much, Sherri! We're glad you stayed with us, too--it was a pleasure to see you each time, and we miss you already! We're so glad to have met your needs and we wish you all the best in your personal & professional endeavors!...More

Reviewed 31 August 2017

This was our second stay in the Gryphon House and we're still impressed. Our room was on the third floor, facing the river in the back. Not a great view but nice. The traffic noise was a concern in the early evening but it disappeared...More

Thank PAman
Response from Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon HouseResponded 1 September 2017

Thanks for coming back! We hope you will come again and will continue to be impressed--we'll do our best to keep it that way! We appreciate your kind words and your taking the time to let us know we're meeting your needs! Thanks again!

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Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Price range
US$171 - US$349 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
US$171 - US$349 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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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22 May 2016|
Response from 972marthar | Reviewed this property |
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!
18 February 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
13 October 2015|
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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"We liked the river view side. I think it was a drop quieter."
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