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40 Berkeley

40 Berkeley Street, Boston, MA 02116
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Ranked #7 of 14 Specialty lodging in Boston
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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed in a single room for 3 nights. The room was nice and had the basics. There were shared bathrooms on each floor which was fine. The common area on the first and second floor seems enjoyable but I didn't get a chance to use it. I wish the place could be a bit cheaper, but they had free... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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7 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

haha unfortunately static electricity is one of the main things i remembered about this place lots and lots of it got sparked so many times at night u can even see the flash of light as the spark appears otherwise quite a cheap and good place to stay good brekkie place opposite, some pancakes thingy will return if i m... More

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Lancashire
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7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

After reading reviews on here we were freaked out about booking this hostel but as we have been all over the world in some pretty bad hostels we thought we'd give it a try. The rooms and shared bathrooms are basic and definitely not for those hotel stayers. However personally I think the free WiFi, free hot drinks and the... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My friend and I stayed here for three nights this month and it wasn't cheap by any means but it suited the budget which we had set aside for Boston. The room which we had been assigned upon arrival had not been cleaned (there were dirty towels and unmade beds) but we were then allocated another room when we brought... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 4 nights. Our shower was a wee but dirty but other than that the hostel was clean and we were very happy. It basic but great. Staff we dealt with were great!! If u just have run out of puff and want to stay at the hostel there is a TV room, Pool table and even... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

As many other people have mentioned there is no air con. There was a ceiling fan in our room but it was pretty slow and didn't really do much. Boston was really hot and humid during our stay so this was uncomfortable to say the least. We stayed as a couple in a double room on the top floor for... More

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Boston seemed booked out so I chose to stay at 40 Berkeley. It had a Starbucks and what looked like clean simple rooms. It wasn't that cheap but ok. The reality was a lot worse than I imagined. Starbucks turned out be a coffee machine that often wasn't on, the rooms were barely furnished and stank, the bed was without... More

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Sydney, Australia
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7 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed as a couple during July for 5 nights. We were very disappointed with this place. The lobby gives a nice impression, there are sofas sat by portable air conditioners, with iPads for you to use, an area for simple food preparation and two computers with internet access (for a nominal fee). There is a spacious lounge area and a... More

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Coalville, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was in Boston for one night and needed a good value place to spend the night. The staff at the front desk were very helpful. My room was basic but all that I needed for the night. The room reminded me of old halls in residence at a university as there was a single bed, wardrobe, drawers and a... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

don't choose it if you don't want to make a worst memory of Boston dirty, unkind staff, old building, 10min far from station, no air conditioner in rooms, in lobby as well, lowest speed wifi... how do they have all of these!? FXXX it was third time to Boston.. i saw something never been experienced.. I will stay here when... More

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Address: 40 Berkeley Street, Boston, MA 02116
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Location: United States > Massachusetts > Boston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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40 Berkeley is your best bet for affordable, dormitory-style lodging in Boston. A great alternative to expensive hotels, this clean, safe and quiet hostel is located in Boston's hip South End — a fantastic downtown neighborhood for walking to the best shopping and restaurants. It's a safe and well lit residential neighborhood just steps from Copley Square, the Back Bay, and Boston's many universities and colleges. Boston Common and the Public Gardens — with the famous duck pond and swan boats — are just a couple of the beautiful parks in the area. The location can't be beat. ... more   less 
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