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John Jeffries House

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14 David G. Mugar Way, Boston, MA 02114 (Beacon Hill)
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Ranked #13 of 46 Boston B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Toronto
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This hotel was a great place for a day and night before a cruise. Great neighbourhood, lovely property, clean, kind staff, fair price. Subway access was across the street. All good. It was a pleasure to have access to clean and well stocked kitchenette. We have recommended this hotel to friends and family. We are planning a longer trip to... More 

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Hobart, Australia
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83 reviews 83 reviews
49 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Could not fault this property! A lovely area, just across the road from a rail station and a short distance from lovely restaurants and a CVS. Easy walking to the centre of town. We paid a fraction of the cost of a hotel chain for a lovely twin room with kitchen facilities, breakfast of juice, coffee, fruit, muffins & pastries... More 

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New York City, New York
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25 reviews 25 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Breakfast in the morning is a continental breakfast with coffee, tea, bananas, pastry. Some of the rooms have a kitchen. For a better experience JJH should think about sending their guests to the restaurant around the corner from where they receive their room service for a full American breakfast experience. Otherwise, JJH is a very good and the location is... More 

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Buenos AIres
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel looks like an historical Bostonian large house. The attention is very friendly, almost family-like. The hotel is frugal, not many amenities, but will all the essentials, and at a very reasonable cost. The location is excellent. Is near the Massachusetts General Hospital, and many out-of-town people that come to the hospital for treatment choose to lodge there.

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Midlothian, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Stayed here twice with a family member having eye surgery. The staff are helpful and friendly. It is a small place and you soon get to know them. Rooms are clean and well equipped, though not luxurious. Common room is a comfortable gathering place for pastries, coffee and the morning paper. Everything is handicap accessible. Neighborhood has lots of good... More 

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Melbourne
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

After the previous accommodation on our trip was disappointing we were happy to find ourselves at John Jeffries House. We had a Junior Suite which was spacious with a kitchenette. A continental breakfast with limited choice of pastries, rolls coffee and tea. Located on the corner of Charles St it is well located for enjoying the numerous restaurants and cafes... More 

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Venice, Florida
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

I was traveling for medical reasons related to MGH. The location is directly across the street from the hospital. For this reason, its necessary to find reasonably priced accommodations. The John Jeffries fits the bill perfectly. While they don't have an online reservation system, it works. After reading other reviews, I was slightly skeptical, but pleasantly surprised by everything about... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
23 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Stayed here three nights, late September. Great location – lots of restaurants, quaint shops and cobbled laneways nearby, the Charles/MGH T-station just across the street, Boston Public Garden and Common little more than five minutes away and all the historic and eating attractions of North End just a twenty minute walk away... But, not to mince words, the John Jeffries... More 

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everett, wa
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We are 2 couples, had 2 of the small suites. Ours was on the first floor - and yet it was very quiet at night. It is not your Four Star, chocolate on the pillow sort of place, but it was less expensive than the Holiday Inn Express outside of town - and very nice! Simple continental breakfast in an... More 

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5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

This is the perfect location for discovering the historic Beacon Hill/ Freedom Trail area of Boston. We were able to walk to most of the areas of interest that we had for our short stay. The room we had was actually a suite, with separated bedroom and sitting/ tv room. It is considered a B&B, with the breakfast being a... More 

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  • Beacon Hill(12)
  • Charles Street(10)
  • Continental breakfast(10)
  • Very comfortable(5)

Additional Information about John Jeffries House

Address: 14 David G. Mugar Way, Boston, MA 02114
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Location: United States > Massachusetts > Boston > Beacon Hill
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 46
Also Known As:
John Jeffries House Hotel Boston
John Jeffries House Boston

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