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Goleta, California
Reviewed 21 January 2013

AVOID. Incredibly RUDE staff that lost my paid reservation! I can't even tell you whether the apartment quality is good because I never got to stay there. I booked four nights in January 2013 at the Christopher in October 2012 through hotels.com and paid for my entire stay at that time. A couple of days before my travel I called...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 25 November 2012

I enjoy this type of accomodation. You have all the advantages and none of the hassles of living in a hotel room. It's also very reasonably priced. It's like having a pied-à-terre in Boston's South End. Its location is perfect. The bed and the bedding are comfortable and the room we rented had all the conveniences we needed to have...

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1Thank Benoit718
Connecticut
Reviewed 22 October 2012

We just spent a lovely week-end in Boston, thanks to the beautiful weather. Our accommodations at the Boston Christopher were unfortunately not up to expectations. The Christopher is a lovely B&B individual unit located perfectly in the heart of the South End. The room, unit #3, was fine for 2 people. The problem came with the air conditioning. We did...

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4Thank Sallyride
HK
Reviewed 21 October 2012

Good: Boston is extremely expensive, and the place is comfortable for it's price. Love the luxury of having a kitchen - and what they have is more than sufficient. Furniture well chosen for room, though slightly cramped, still enough space for luggage. The public balcony and roof are lovely additions, but unfortunately the weather was too cold and rainy when...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2012

We spent a while looking at various types of accommodation in Boston, and we went for the Grand Studio (number 8) at the Boston Christopher based on the location and that the hotels were mostly out of our price range. The location is great, lovely part of Boston with picturesque brick town housed streets and some nice cafe's and restaurants...

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1Thank duncb
The Hague
Reviewed 10 October 2012 via mobile

No sound insulation between units - you can hear every sound, every word. Never saw / hear anything like this. There was also a fridge which had to be plugged put at nite due to the amount of noise. Severely rationed tolietries.

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1Thank Jelle71
McKinney, Texas
Reviewed 8 October 2012

Our friend booked this as a B&B, however, there was no breakfast at all! The room was small...neighbors heard easily through the wall. The shower barely released enough water to get you wet! The refrigerator made lots of noise, and the bed was so uncomfortable that it gave me a backache!

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3Thank BruceMcA
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 31 August 2012

Given the high cost of this place, I would say it's not worth it. When I arrived (on a hot, humid august evening), I entered my studio to find it too hot to sleep in, and I also discovered that I couldn't control the AC from my own apartment (one of the other apartments controlled it!!) The apartment was clean,...

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1Thank snap_pea
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 19 June 2012

I stayed in two different units of the Boston Christopher during a recent conference. First a studio unit and then a one bedroom unit when my room-mate arrived. They sent the door codes in advance, which worked well. The walk to and from the convention center wasn't a problem-in fact it was quite delightful walking past a park and some...

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Oakville, Canada
Reviewed 21 May 2012

Stay dates: May 14 - 18, 2012 Minutes from Airport: Approx. 25min in traffic, cost $30 with tip Check in and Unit Condition: Access code sent by email, entrance way was well lit with instructions on how to use the key pad. I arrived in the dark. I was in unit #2. Had to walk up one flight of stairs....

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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 true find in the city, with a more residential feeling than Back Bay.
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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about The Boston Christopher

Address: 476 Columbus Avenue, Boston, MA 02118-3104
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Boston > South End
Price Range: ₹ 12,502 - ₹ 24,291 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Boston Christopher 2*
Number of rooms: 9
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Our room was at the back and was quiet.”
blazer20, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you have lots of luggage go for a lower number room”
glamourpuss1000, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Dont expect the wifi to work well . If you like climbing stairs room 9 is great”
alans214, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Unit 2 or 5”
JayeP_11, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“Stairs are steep, lower floor recomended”
geriwann, 23 Sep 2015 | Read review
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