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Gryphon House

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9 Bay State Road, Boston, MA 02215
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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125 reviews 125 reviews
14 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed for an extended weekend before and after the marathon. My parents and Aunt also had rooms. We all very much enjoyed our rooms. This property is close to everything either by the T or within walking distance. My husband and family were able to spectate the marathon and watch for me near Kenmore Square and... More 

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St. George, Utah
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60 reviews 60 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

How pleasant it was to return at end of day to this B&B and rise in the morning. Traveling solo I did not need a large room and opted for the Garden Room downstairs; was surprised at how spacious it is. And so warm and comfortable. The bed was comfy and firm enough for my bad back; the kitchen equipped... More 

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Palo Alto, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautifully appointed rooms, spilling with sunlight, personal accents and lots of cozy spaces - The Gryphon House offers a place to retreat from the city. Centrally located - steps from Kenmore Square -it is a great place for business or touring. The staff is friendly and helpful. We stayed with our two kids and it was so like a home... More 

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South Bend, Indiana
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Discreet, quiet, comfortable, and convenient, the Gryphon House is a gem. Reasonably priced, charmingly decorated, and very well run. Close to Boston University, Fenway Park, and Kenmore Square, from where the T will take you anywhere in Boston, Cambridge, or environs in just a few minutes. Take a pleasant walk through the Fenway to the Museum of Fine Arts or... More 

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Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon House, responded to this review

Hey, Don! Thank you so much for your concise and complimentary review. It was a pleasure to have you here and we hope you will be our guest again soon! Thanks! More 

Jonesboro, Arkansas, USA
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I stayed at Gryphon House for 3 nights in the morningside suite. We arrived late the first night and they were very accommodating for our late check-in. Our room was very spacious and spotlessly clean. The breakfast was not fancy, but was just perfect for us. We enjoyed a selection of pastries, breads, cereal, oatmeal, hard-boiled eggs,... More 

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Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon House, responded to this review

Thank you so much! The staff enjoyed meeting you guys, as well. I just wish I had been by while you were here--I used to live in Arkansas and we could have "done some visitin'"! :) Glad you & your daughter had a good time here. Thanks for staying with us! More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Gave a lecture at BU last week, and they booked me into Gryphon House. Easy to get there from Logan airport: Silver Line bus to South Station,and T (subway) from there. Very easy, quick, and cheap. Gryphon House is small (8 rooms, I think) with friendly, low-key, helpful co-owner and staff. It is an old brownstone right at the edge... More 

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Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon House, responded to this review

Wow! Thanks for your great review! It's so gratifying for us to receive such a favorable response from someone who obviously took an interest in our place--thank you! We really appreciate your consideration, and hope to see you here again! More 

Avon, CT
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

No matter where you have to be in Boston, the Gryphon House is the best place to stay! Centrally located, with a taste of the country right in the middle of the city, you will be pampered by warm, welcoming people (often the owners). The parlor is inviting, the rooms are beautiful, breakfast is delicious! The owners' personal touch is... More 

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Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon House, responded to this review

Wow! You've been elected as the new President of the Gryphon House Fan Club! Thank you very much for your generous endorsement. We love you, too! Looking forward to your next visit! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Gryphon House was a delight. The house is a magnificent building decorated in Victorian/ Arts & Crafts style. There's a nice parlor downstairs for breakfast and relaxing. The rooms are huge and very well appointed, spotlessly clean with good beds. Although it's a block away from noisy Storrow Drive (and the beautiful Charles River beyond that), the street itself is... More 

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Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review--much appreciated! Come see us again soon! Thank you! More 

Madison, Wisconsin
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

We stayed here over the long Thanksgiving weekend for a family reunion. We reserved all eight rooms so it was like having our own house in Boston. We have stayed in many B&Bs and this ranks at the top. Teresa, Tara, Lauren and Sam were very responsive to our needs, the house itself is beautifully maintained, and all the rooms... More 

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Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon House, responded to this review

What a great family! We couldn't have asked for a nicer group of folks with whom to share the house and the holiday! We all enjoyed spending time with different members of your family--it was just a pleasure to have you all here. Thank you for choosing the Gryphon House for your gathering, and thank you for the wonderful review--we... More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

This is our third visit to this beautiful Bed and Breakfast Inn. As always the hosts Teresa and Tara were so friendly and welcoming that we instantly felt at Home. On this trip we stayed in the beautiful Tuscany suite which was cosy and spotlessly clean. Nothing was too much trouble for the hosts, providing tasty breakfast, maps, touring tips... More 

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Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon House, responded to this review

We had such a good time with you two! Thanks so much for the terrific review! We're already waiting for you to come back again! :) More 

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