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“rooms are basic”(11 reviews)
“back bay station”(36 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Breakfast included
2 Star Hotel
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All reviewsrooms are basicback bay stationfree wifiprivate bathroomplace to sleeplocation is greatsouth endfew blocksvisiting bostont stationcopley squaredeskdormsinksdressersubwayearplugs
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Basic room, just for sleep ok. Bathrooms in the hall were clean and kept clean fine. Location is ok, we did everything by foot. Missed a fridge in the room. Small one would be nice. Take earplugs for streetnoise.

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

There is not a lot of cheap accommodation in Boston and so this served its purpose although you don't get a lot for your money. We had two bunk beds and a single bed in a very small room for my husband, daughter and myself....More

1  Thank redtedals
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Nothing fancy. Has just the bare minimum. A blessing for traveller's who will be roaming around Boston during the day. Staff was courteous. We were a little apprehensive about using the dorm-style shared unisex washrooms but they were all clean and well-maintained (check out the...More

1  Thank vbhangui
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

I found the Berkeley hostel, more like a hotel than hostel. It is extremely clean and has good air conditioning throughout. Even though there was no TV, that didn't matter, because there is free Wifi throughout. The staff are very friendly and extremely helpful. The...More

1  Thank Andrew L
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Booked this with two friends whilst we were travelling across America and would definitely recommend staying here to anyone visiting Boston. It is in a great location and won't be beaten on price , unless you stay much further from the city centre. Has all...More

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US$ 30 - US$ 150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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South End
Stroll down the beautiful brownstone lined streets
while capturing views of Boston’s tallest buildings
from a distance. Some of Boston’s best restaurants are
scattered around this neighborhood. There are many
gems to be found, from jazz clubs to classy bars and
restaurants. It is also home to art galleries,
interesting boutiques, artsy stores and SOWA open
market during the summer months. The South End is a
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Shelly l
18 June 2017|
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Response from GM40B | Property representative |
Shelly I At the moment our hostel does not have A/C. We are working very hard to complete the installation of all the units. We are hoping to have them up and running by August but there is no guarantee.
21 April 2017|
Response from Adam A | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes they do have a Credit card Machine when you check in but personally I paid cash I didn't use my card. Hope that helps.
13 August 2016|
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Response from Carlos M | Reviewed this property |
the showers are separate
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