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The Golden Slipper, Boston's Original Bed & Breakfast Afloat

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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
5 guests
2 nights minimum
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Massachusetts COVID-19 Travel Order - Please read before booking! https://www.mass.gov/info-details/covid-19-travel-order#massachusetts-travel-form- ************************************** Celebrating 29 Years in Business as Boston's Original B&B Afloat If you are looking for an absolutely unique and romantic getaway experience to celebrate a birthday, anniversary, engagement, or wedding, the Golden Slipper awaits. It is an ideal romantic getaway for two, but also a fun adventure for four. The Golden Slipper, Boston's B&B Afloat is a traditional Catalina Chris Craft. The 40-foot Yacht is located at Lewis Wharf, in the heart of historic Boston. The boat stays moored at the slip and you come and go as you please. This is a private yacht accommodating up to six guests. A continental b...Massachusetts COVID-19 Travel Order - Please read before booking! https://www.mass.gov/info-details/covid-19-travel-order#massachusetts-travel-form- ************************************** Celebrating 29 Years in Business as Boston's Original B&B Afloat If you are looking for an absolutely unique and romantic getaway experience to celebrate a birthday, anniversary, engagement, or wedding, the Golden Slipper awaits. It is an ideal romantic getaway for two, but also a fun adventure for four. The Golden Slipper, Boston's B&B Afloat is a traditional Catalina Chris Craft. The 40-foot Yacht is located at Lewis Wharf, in the heart of historic Boston. The boat stays moored at the slip and you come and go as you please. This is a private yacht accommodating up to six guests. A continental breakfast is included, and dinners can be arranged upon request, during your stay. The Golden Slipper offers a unique bed and breakfast experience. Located at our very secure, locked marina you're within a short 10-minute walk to Faneuil Hall Marketplace, the Freedom Trail, The New England Aquarium, the trolley, Historical Monuments and Museums and Boston's Little Italy, the North End. A DVD player is available, along with a library of DVD movies for the use of our guests. CD player also available. Climate control: There is an air conditioning unit in the main salon, and the staterooms have fans. The Golden Slipper is convenient to many nearby attractions and activities, including sailing schools, bicycle rentals, whale watching cruises, and guided national and state park tours. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: C0222590351More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Children older than age five are welcome, but the Golden Slipper is not suitable for younger children. Please inquire before booking if your party includes children. Pets are not permitted. Smoking is permitted outside only.
Bathrooms
2 Full baths
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About the Owner
Gretchen A
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:75%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:September 2010
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Reviewed July 20, 2020

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Date of stay: June 2020
Thank isteven8732878234798
Reviewed September 17, 2019

My wife surprised me with a birthday weekend in Boston and, while we often stay at b&bs, this was a boat docked on Lewis Wharf in Boston. Fantastic location as we could walk everywhere! 25 minute walk from north station which helped so much as...More

Date of stay: September 2019
2  Thank Kevin C
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Reviewed July 17, 2019

I am a repeat guest and Stayed on the GoldenSlipper with friends. We took the Ferry to Spectacle island to hike,enjoy the beach & view the city skyline from the harbor. The abundant sea glass is overwhelmingly beautiful! Returning to the aft deck for cocktail...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Moonmaidencancer
Reviewed July 13, 2019

Our family wanted to visit Boston after many years. We couldn’t have found a better location and experience than with Gretchen and the Golden Slipper. It was steps away from the North End and Aquarium (including the aquarium T stop). Gretchen also accommodated my daughters...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Sumpaz
Escape398841, VR Owner at The Golden Slipper, Boston's Original Bed & Breakfast Afloat, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2019

Thank you so much! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay in Boston!

Reviewed August 24, 2018

We stayed in the Golden Slipper towards the latter end of a 3-week tour in the USA. We wanted our own corner to relax in, our own space in which to have a slow start each day if we wanted and somewhere central to whatever...More

Date of stay: October 2017
1  Thank Sal750
Management response:Responded August 25, 2018

Glad you had a positive experience that we want to give our guests .Being in such a superior location and enjoying a unique ,novel adventure while touring Boston is the only way to go !always welcome back .thanks, Gretchen

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Deck
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Stereo System
Cooker
Water Views
Waterfront
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Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
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About the neighbourhood
The Golden Slipper is ideally located within a short ten-minute walk to Faneuil Hall Marketplace, the Freedom Trail, the New England Aquarium, the trolley, historical monuments and museums, and Boston's Little Italy, the North End. The Golden Slipper is convenient to many nearby attractions and activities, including sailing schools, bicycle rentals, whale watching cruises, and guided historical tours. Overnight parking (paid) is available at our safe, secure marina.
Getting around
MBTA transit stops near Lewis Wharf: Commercial St/Fleet St, Atlantic Ave/Commercial Wharf. Rowes Wharf Water Transport and Boston Harbor Cruises provide year-round water taxi services across and around Boston Harbor.
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