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The College Club of Boston

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

This is a fine small hotel situated in the Back Bay Area, on the shady Commonwealth avenue, which I consider the loveliest street of downtown Boston. I wouldn't call it exactly a b&b. Rather it is an elegant, classical style boutique hotel, albeit with a minimal number of staff. It is an excellent relatively affordable choice for classical architecture/ atmosphere...

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Reviewed 24 June 2016

Handsome common areas and staircases, antiques in every room, pleasant breakfast area, ideal location on Commonwealth Avenue: a little more in the way of comfort and you would have a hit. The mattress in my single room was old stiff and the reading chair was hard on the back. This was a significant consideration since there was (quite rightly for...

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CollegeClubDonald, Front Office Manager at The College Club of Boston, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. Several of the A/C units have been replaced since your stay. The shared bath is only used by occupants of the single rooms without bath. That is 2 rooms (2 guests) per floor. The other two rooms on each floor are larger, suitable for 1-4 occupants each. These rooms have private, ensuite baths. We do...

Austin, Texas
Reviewed 22 June 2016

I cannot say enough good things about this wonderful place. It is beautiful, the staff is nice and you feel right at home. They have a nice breakfast each morning from 7:45-10am, and coffee, water, and fresh baked cookies throughout the day. It also couldn't be in a nicer location! It is really a gem. Thank you to the owner...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Great place to stay. Unlike most B&B's this has an elevator. Didn't get a chance to try breakfast due to early meetings. Rooms are clean and quiet. Shared a washroom and never has an issue with access or cleanliness.

Thank BarreMP
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

I stayed overnight at the College Club of Boston before catching an international flight out of Logan Airport. The location was convenient to the Back Bay Station I arrived on by train. They let me store my luggage the next morning while I explored Boston before heading to Boston airport. I was given clear instructions to enter the building, greeted...

Thank Janet H
Nantucket, Massachusetts
Reviewed 30 April 2016

Very quaint and histsorically decorated. At first, my husband cringed when there was no TV in the room, but we weren't there to stay and watch TV. There is one available in the delightful breakfast room. Our room was on the street, and we did hear street noise. We will stay there again, just making sure our room is in...

Thank Marsha E
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Stayed here with my wife on US tour. Booked three nights and got out of there after one....even though I lost my money for the 2nd night. The place is so dilapidated. Don't be fooled by the pictures on their website! Every board in the place creaks, the rooms are furnished with items yr. grandma threw away. Our bed (which...

1Thank Schmithy
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

In our second stay at the College Club of Boston, we once again found ourselves in a large room furnished with antiques. On the fourth floor in a room at the back, we slept comfortably with no street noise. The tiled bath and large shower were clean and well supplied with towels. We did not miss the room television or...

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Farmington Hills, Michigan
Reviewed 27 January 2016

My husband and I met our daughter & her husband at The College Club of Boston for the weekend. We booked two en-suite rooms on the second floor--both furnished with vintage charm and attractively decorated. The location was perfect; we all arrived via public transportation & opted out of renting a car. We would stay there again.

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McKinney, Texas
Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

I stayed here with my daughter for three nights, it was an awesome experience and I certainly will return next time I'm in Boston for leisure. You cannot beat the location! Wow, right around the corner from everything. Arlington metro station only a few minutes walk. Such a great and lovely part of town. The B&B was a stately home,...

1Thank drdmromeo

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Back Bay
Wander around this quintessential neighborhood in the heart of Boston for high-end shops, restaurants, and the feeling of city bustle. Its most identifiable skyscrapers, the Prudential Center and John Hancock Tower, are highlights of the city skyline. Visit Newbury street to explore unique and trendy boutiques – as well as every other kind of store imaginable – all housed in beautiful brownstone buildings. In nice weather, restaurant patio seating is packed with Bostonians and tourists alike soaking up the sunshine and enjoying the food. Commonwealth Ave offers a beautiful stroll down residential tree-lined streets. Keep walking towards the Charles River and enjoy a beautiful view by the water. In warmer months, people run and bike on paths running along the esplanade, and sail and kayak on the Charles River. Boylston street, also full of shops, bars, and restaurants, is the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Head towards Copley Square and check out the Boston Public Library, which is particularly beautiful from the Dartmouth street entrance.
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The College Club's eleven guest rooms offer Back Bay charm and personal comfort to visitors. Six rooms have decorative fireplaces and private baths, while the five single occupancy rooms have shared baths. Each room's decor is unique to the college it represents. Free wireless internet is available. A complimentary continental breakfast is offered daily. Located in Boston's historic Back Bay, The Club is within walking distance of the Freedom Trail, Theater District, Beacon Hill, Public Garden, and Copley Square. There are many excellent restaurants and shops all within walking distance of The College Club. ... more   less 

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Address: 44 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02116-3104
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Boston > Back Bay
Price Range: ₹ 13,576 - ₹ 25,535 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The College Club of Boston 2.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Better for a single or couple, not sure it is for kids or business travelers.”
johnbernie2434, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Front-facing rooms on Comm. Ave may be considered "noisy" if you aren't use to city sounds. But great views.”
MimiMcF, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing Commonwealth Ave are noisier.”
chiot, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I would suggest the rooms with private bathrooms. They are very spacious and private”
pilotbarbie62, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking Commonwealth Avenue are probably noisier.”
Albrechtsberger, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
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