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Aisling Bed and Breakfast

21 East Concord Street, Boston, MA 02118
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Ranked #2 of 45 Boston B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Hamilton, Canada
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7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for four nights at this beautiful bed and breakfast. Our hosts James and Dympna were so lovely and helpful. We were greeted at the airport by James which was really nice. Our room was very comfortable and spotless. The breakfasts were plentiful and delicious. The location excellent. Highly recommend the Aisling Bed and Breakfast. Doug and Kelly Hamilton,... More

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Indian Hills, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our visit to the Aisling was exceedingly enjoyable. It's the perfect location--within a couple of blocks you will find many lovely gardens and parks AND the city's best coffee house and Italian restaurant! James and Dympna are excellent conversationalists, very warm and friendly, and made us feel welcome like family in their lovely and historic home. The Aisling is a... More

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Hazelslade Staffordshire
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived late in Boston because of flight delays and we were met by James. A welcome sight after the journey and unexpected because of the delays, but he had tracked the flight. The room we had was well appointed , clean and comfortable.Breakfast the following morning was amazing and included fresh home made bread. Breakfast every morning was amazing!... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I were very pleased with our stay at Aisling. James and Dympna are wonderful hosts and open their home in a generous, warm manner. They go out of their way to create a home away from home for travelers and do much more than expected. Great B & B!!!! H. Bhuwania

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Petersfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in mid June. James and Dympna were lovely hosts. Dympna's breakfasts were excellent with fresh homemade baking and good variety each day. The building is lovely and the area has a number of good places to eat. We were particularly impressed with a tapas place Toro, 2 mins around the corner. You can't book but the food is... More

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Damon M, Manager at Aisling Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We very much appreciated this kind and positive review, and in particular the constructive suggestions in the final paragraph. As it happens we have in the past considered the possibility of placing a coffee maker in each room, but have felt that on balance the Keurig Brewing System, which is in the small kitchen we keep for our guests, is... More

Santa Ana, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We had a fantastic time at the Aisling Bed and Breakfast. The home was beautifully restored and was located in a great area on the South End. We walked to dinners, took a bus to the Freedom Trail and a cab to Fenway. The breakfasts were incredible and we enjoyed our morning conversations with James and Dympna. Highly recommended!

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

Wonderful hosts that felt like family. Very gracious, accommodating, and eager to help. The food was delisious and such a pleasure to start your day with beautiful food made from scratch with great care. I am ready to go back to boston--but mostly just for the B&B! When i do come back, I won't stay anywhere else!

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Manhattan Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

This is our 2nd time staying at the Aisling. We spent two nights last week and had hoped to stay for 3 but to our dismay they were booked. We usually stay at B&B when we travel and by far Dympna's breakfast are the best. If you are visiting Boston I highly recommend the Aisling, it's like staying with family... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

This friendly b&b is in South End area of Boston (not South Boston which is different), and has plenty of restaurants and snack places nearby and is about a 20 minute walk to the main sites of Boston, the State House, Freedom Trail and Harbour. I tend to walk everywhere and so I don't know the bus or subway routes... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

I stayed at Aisling for two nights, May 16-18, 2014, and it was a wonderful experience. James picked me up from the airport and we had a great talk on the short trip to Aisling. Upon our arrival, Dympna had breakfast prepared - a great mix (and your choice) of yogurt, fruit, muffins, cereal, granola, juices, coffee, tea and a... More

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Address: 21 East Concord Street, Boston, MA 02118
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Location: United States > Massachusetts > Boston
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Aisling Bed and Breakfast is located in the Historic Boston neighbourhood of the South End. The South End is Boston's most varied and famous dining destination. A brisk walk or ten minute bus ride brings you downtown. Aisling Bed and Breakfast is your gateway to a truly relaxing visit to Boston. Aisling means "Dream" in Gaelic. Your Irish hosts Dympna and James take pride in making you feel at home while still on a dream vacation. ... more   less 
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