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Reviewed 21 September 2014

The Gryphon house has become my "go-to" for Boston University Alumni functions. Stayed in the Tuscany room which I appreciated being on the second floor. Wonderful space, large room with comfortable bed, bay windows, a small table, huge bathroom with shower and tub, wet bar...More

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Response from Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon HouseResponded 23 September 2014

Thank you for becoming a return guest! We are so happy to have you back and so glad you enjoyed your stay once more! We appreciate the kind words and informative comments, and thanks for the shout out to Sam for going above and beyond....More

Reviewed 15 September 2014

Our room was huge and well appointed. The location is walking distance to Fenway park and 1.8 mile walk to the Acquarium along fashionable Newberry street and through Boston Commons. The continental breakfast is nice and the large sitting room very cozy. Service was excellent...More

Thank James P
Response from Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon HouseResponded 16 September 2014

Thanks, Jim! We enjoyed having you guys here and hope to see you here again!

Reviewed 12 September 2014

The Gryphon House is a charming establishment located only two blocks away from Fenway Park. We chose this location primarily for the location even though it was priced somewhat high. The staff was very friendly, although we were checked in by a new girl who...More

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Response from Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon HouseResponded 13 September 2014

First, I'd like to thank you for your positive comments & your sensitivity towards our newest staff member--much appreciated! I do wish you had spoken up about your issues to our more experienced staff members who were working at other times, so we could have...More

Reviewed 11 September 2014

I have stayed here several times over the last 10 years for business and with family (couple) and am always happy with my stay. The rooms are spacious and beautifully and uniquely decorated. They are equipped with small kitchenettes to make lunch and snacks. Breakfast...More

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Response from Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon HouseResponded 13 September 2014

Thank you for the wonderful, informative review and for your return business! It really means a lot to us, and we do appreciate it! Looking forward to your next stay with us already!

Reviewed 8 September 2014

We were disappointed that Gryphon House is sandwiched between 2 very busy roads however once inside it was a beautiful oasis of tranquillity and quality. The staff were the most helpful and genuine people we have come across in the US - nothing was too...More

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Response from Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon HouseResponded 11 September 2014

Oh, thanks so much! It was such fun getting to know you and "Rennie"! (See, it fits nicely now, doesn't it? :)) So pleased that you two enjoyed your stay and found everything to your liking! You were wonderful guests and we do hope to...More

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US$ 277 - US$ 451 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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
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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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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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