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Carmel, IN
Reviewed 29 May 2016

From the moment we arrived, we were made to feel like family at this delightful B&B on one of the nicest streets in Brookline. A former home where five children were raised is now a cozy and welcoming retreat in a very safe and quiet neighborhood. The house is convenient to both bus and train stops as well as some...

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Boca Raton, Florida
Reviewed 22 May 2016

4 girls came back to this same place that we rented 25 years ago for a 25 year reunion for medical school.. BETSY AND MARCOS still look the same and were great hosts. The beds were comfy , we hung out in the living room catching up with each other, and enjoyed a nice breakfast together. IT WAS THE PERFECT...

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Reviewed 14 May 2016

This fabulous B& B is conveniently located between the B and C T lines in a beautiful neighborhood. The bedrooms, bathroom, and living room are very clean and have so much character. From the lovey quilts, robes in closet, and hand made pottery mugs and dishes, you feel welcomed and pampered. Breakfast was delicious with fresh fruit, granola, and pastries....

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Boston
Reviewed 30 April 2016

The location alone makes this a great place--safe and convenient to everything (greater Boston by public transportation and Coolidge Corner by foot) and tucked inside a cozy, quiet victorian neighborhood with tree-lined streets and a wonderfully equipped park just across the street. (A godsend if you are travelling with children) The accommodations are generous and very, very comfortable. The breakfast...

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Falmouth, Massachusetts
Reviewed 29 April 2016

The hosts, Betsy and Marcos, take great care to provide a B&B that meets the needs of their patrons and seem to really enjoy doing so. As a result I felt welcomed, enjoyed my privacy, and felt well taken care of. The bed was very comfortable and the bathroom very clean. Breakfast was fresh and delicious. My husband and I...

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Salem, Massachusetts
Reviewed 26 April 2016

This B&B is set on a quiet park just around the corner from Coolidge Corner in Brookline. It's close to plenty of shops, activity and public transportation. It is clear that the incredibly hospitably hosts love having guests in their home. The beds and bedding match any high end hotel. It is a wonderful place to stay when in Boston!

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

On the Park, located in historic Brookine, is walking distance to shopping and transportation, across from a park that is beautifully maintained. Timely schedule, fresh flowers and charming decor welcome visitors. Daily full breakfast, newspaper, charming bedrooms, full bathroom; all immaculate. 'On the Park' is definitely a favorite.

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 21 April 2016

I stayed here for a delightful few days and I highly recommend it. My room was very clean and cosy and the hosts gave me privacy in addition to a delicious breakfast in the morning. The area is wonderful as well -- right next to the park and a 5-10 minute walk to Coolidge Corner and the T.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 13 April 2016

I usually come to Boston once or twice a year and I always stay at On the Park. You are greeted like a long lost member of the family by the warm and gracious owners, Betsy and Marcos. They have created a charming atmosphere in their home where you feel comfortable immediately. The living room and dining room are very...

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Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 26 January 2016

We stayed here for three days of a long trip and we needed to feel comfortable and at home -- and couldn't have felt more so! The B&B is thoughtfully appointed for both function and aesthetics from the hand crafted coffee mugs to the reading lamps on both sides of the bed. It feels warm, welcoming, and peaceful. And most...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hundred year old house with parking, on a park, walking distance to public transportation, Boston University and Longwood Medical area. Great restaurants and shopping. ... more   less 

Additional Information about On the Park

Address: 88 Columbia St, Brookline, MA 02446-2432
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Brookline
Price Range: $181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
On The Park Hotel Brookline
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“Choose a room with a private bath”
 of 5 bubbles bibiwepr, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“You should know that the bathrooms are not "en suite" -- however, you have quite private access to to your private bathroom from both rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Viejerasue, 26 Jan 2016 | Read review
“They are all good.”
 of 5 bubbles patellen2015, 20 Aug 2015 | Read review
“My tip is: You won't need a tip. The owners, Betsy and Marcos, will help you far more than any suggestion I could possibly make.”
 of 5 bubbles rspill, 15 Mar 2015 | Read review
“We liked the room at the end of the hallway with its own bathroom”
 of 5 bubbles DAAFY, 19 May 2014 | Read review
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