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2.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   1087 Beacon Street, Brookline, MA 02446
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Ranked #9 of 14 Brookline B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Wyckoff, New Jersey
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took a chance on the apartment rental that for the price I knew would not be great but the room was really depressing and just damn gross. Couldn't believe this is actually a legal rental. I'm not going to detail how horrible this was just don't book!

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

My daughter and I stayed at The Beacon Inn over the fourth of July weekend and had a wonderful time. Great room (1st floor Isabella Gardner room), fabulous location (easy walk to Coolidge Corner and Kenmore Square, steps away from the T), and friendly and helpful staff (I can't stress this enough). If you want to experience "Old Boston", forget... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Boston proper is notoriously pricey when it comes to hotel rooms. This brownstone rowhouse cum boutique hotel is not only affordable for its spacious (if not entirely immaculate) rooms, but its location just off a T station ensures easy and quick access to the sights of downtown Boston. Would definitely visit again.

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Chicago Ridge, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

This inn is simply outstanding in any possible way. It is very authentic and unique. The rooms are large and very well laid out. Beds are super. The service was simply flawless. Front desk guy was impressive (don't know his name but he was an Asian guy). We are demanding customers and not easy to impress; but we were! Thank... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

I was in Boston for a little over 24 hours and didn't need a full service hotel. The good news is, the Inn is right on the Green Line. The bad news is, the Inn is right on the Green Line. Most bedrooms face the street, so there is a LOT of noise until the train stops running, sometime in... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014 via mobile

The hotel is pleasant enough, old brownstone-y feel and shows wear. One bed was fine, the other sagged and mushy. Overall ok for a bandb, but my biggest complaint is pricing. The prices quoted were different for consecutive weekday nights. We took the room because it was only two nights and we needed a hotel. I asked the manager why... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I had a very nice one night stay at the Beacon Inn. There were a couple snappos in the beginning as the hotel had double booked my room and the room I was switched to we dicovered had not been cleaned. However, in both cases the employees were quick to respond and extremely apologetic. The room was cozy and the... More

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

All the amenities, down the street from Fenway. Ask for the "Emergency Exit" rooms. No key required! Jk. ;) Then, catch a few games to Fenway. Across the street from the T train, and a few restaurants nearby.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Spent only one night but pleasantly surprised. An old restored mansion on Beacon Street in Brookline. Minutes to Fenway and a 15 minute trolley ride to downtown. Great charm small shower but would stay again..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

This our fourth stay at the Beacon Inn (last two with our small children). Beautiful brownstone with spacious, beautifully decorated rooms. The beds are very comfy with their fine and super-soft linens. The staff is always friendly and helpful, and we have always felt so welcomed - even with our two small children in tow! We have found the place... More

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Address: 1087 Beacon Street, Brookline, MA 02446
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Brookline
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — Beacon Inn 2.5*
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