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Gryphon House

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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Family Rooms
Kitchenette
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Reviewed 1 December 2017

We have stayed here countless times for business and pleasure...fabulous staff (Tara is the greatest), rooms are spacious and comfortable and the breakfast has something for everyone. Our latest trip was business and they accommodated my schedule. Thank you! Look forward to returning in December...More

Thank mncpa
Response from Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon HouseResponded 2 December 2017

And we look forward to having you! Thank you so much for your continued support and friendship. We do appreciate it! See you guys soon!

Reviewed 22 November 2017

First of all, Gryphon House is lovely. The Inn is in a typical Back Bay rowhouse, It is beautifully put-together. The rooms are very comfortable and clean. Second, the location was great for us. It is steps away from the Kenmore Square T station. It's...More

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Response from Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon HouseResponded 23 November 2017

Well, thank you very much for your lovely review! It came to me on Thanksgiving, so it is a perfect gift for the day! We’re very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope you’ll return to visit us again. Thanks so...More

Reviewed 13 November 2017

We were in Boston for my birthday as well as a visit to Dana Farber for treatment. I can't say enough how at home we felt at the Gryphon house. It's difficult to be out of the comfort of your own home during cancer treatment;...More

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Response from Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon HouseResponded 15 November 2017

Thanks, Kathryn! You and your family were so lovely—we were all so pleased to meet you guys and have you stay with us! Of course we wish it was just for a happy vacation time—but after your treatment is over, it will be! We’ll have...More

Reviewed 25 October 2017

We stayed at the Gryphon House when volunteering for the Head of the Charles. Easy walk to Cambridge (we were at the MIT boathouse) and the Pru. Even with our strange hours, the staff were welcoming, funny and helpful (they gave us breakfast trays since...More

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Response from Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon HouseResponded 27 October 2017

Thanks so much, Gretchen! We really appreciate your review and kind comments—thanks for your time and your business! Everyone enjoyed having you guys and we hope to see you again next year!

Reviewed 5 October 2017

If you want home and comfort as part of your visit to Boston, select the Gryphon House for your stay. The staff is welcoming and inviting, the accommodations are fabulous and clean, the location is great for getting around Boston, and the breakfast has an...More

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Response from Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon HouseResponded 6 October 2017

Thank you so much--what a great review! We're so happy you enjoyed your experience at the Gryphon House and we thank you for taking the time to tell others about it! Please come back again soon! Thanks again!

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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US$ 271 - US$ 451 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$ 271 - US$ 451 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Nearby
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
...More
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Martin R
22 May 2016|
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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!
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momskiseattle
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
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etasaka
14 October 2015|
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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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"I had the Riverview room. Beautiful, nice view of the river, though with a very busy road in between. But..."
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"The room even had a twin bed were our daughter in college could have slept!"
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