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Longwood Inn

2.0 of 5 Inn   |   123 Longwood Ave., Brookline, MA 02446
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Madison, WI
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72 reviews 72 reviews
26 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

I chose this Inn because it was located just a few blocks from my 82 year old Mother's condo (too small for me to stay with her) and the price was right. $116/night which is about half of all the other places I looked. The room I had was on the third floor (no elevator) which was fine, the Manager... More

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Eagle River, Alaska
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

we spent two nights here in a remodeled victorian home. The place is nice actually & a great location for all means of transportation, plus a neat town of Brookline. However, do not book room 24, as you have to cross the outside hallway to access your bathroom in which you also have to unlock, it is spooky in the... More

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Houston, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

We stayed at Longwood recently and had a great time. The inn was easy to access from many of the subway stops. We stayed up on the third floor, so we climbed stairs, but we were prepared for that. It was clean, the room was small, but nice. The bathroom had a tub/shower combo. Beds were clean and comfortable, window... More

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Jerusalem
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56 reviews 56 reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

Nothing special in terms of fittings, furniture and finishes, but an excellent price in an excellent location with free parking. Had the separate apartment (#10) with an outside entrance, porch, full kitchen/living room and private bedroom. Slept three for three nights. Worked well. Within walking distance of all conveniences. Biggest negative -- whoever had the room before us left a... More

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Inverkeithing, Scotland, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Loved staying at the Longwood Inn. We stayed in the apartment which had everything we needed for a 1 week stay. Great having own front door and with patio table and chairs , with views over the playing fields. Laundry facilities and the ability to cook at home was really welcome. Very near tram stops to Boston , but with... More

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Canberra
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

We were originally booked in to stay two nights but ended up sneaking out after very bad night there. We we after reasonably priced accommodation in Boston (which by the way is horrendously expensive) where we could park our car and I found this place on TripAdvisor. The reviews where generally pretty positive, so I went ahead and booked and... More

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Westport, CT
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

Convenient, free parking, super clean and comfortable. However, the wireless was spotty throughout my visit. Before you reserve at this place, check to make sure they permanently solved the wireless problem.

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Chicago, Illinois
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34 reviews 34 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

Wow! What a great stay at the Loingwood Inn! We can't wait to return one day. The location is perfect for the train, restaurants, shopping and just walking in a beautiful neighborhood. The Inn is so comfortable, but very well furnished and maintained. We enjoyed the 'common' areas around the house, especially the outside deck. Such a great view of... More

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12 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

I love the location in Brookline, in the Coolidge Corner neighborhood. Lots to do at night. Several quality restaurants. The Coolidge Corner Clubhouse is a nurturing waterhole. Coolidge Corner also boasts a gem of a independent cinema film house. The Longwood Inn is informal, yet well furnished. I have stayed there many times and will return.

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Montreal, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

Was there with my girlfriend for the weekend for shopping and a baseball game! The place was perfect for our kind of weekend except that our GPS didn't show us the place first, just an story for a trip. The inn was very nice with the newly renovate kitchen, perfect for the breakfast! 5 min away from the trolley and... More

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Address: 123 Longwood Ave., Brookline, MA 02446
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Brookline
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Longwood Inn 2*
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Longwood Hotel Brookline

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The Longwood Inn is a converted 1900’s Victorian mansion in a safe, upscale residential neighborhood near many of Boston’s major attractions. With sensible rates, this is one of Boston’s best bargains. The Inn has 21 rooms and a one-bedroom apartment available nightly or for extended stays. All rooms feature free parking, telephones with free local calls, free internet access, flat screen cable televisions and air conditioning. Housekeeping services are provided. ... more   less 
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