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So Beautiful!

We stayed on Charles St and were so taken back by its beauty! Great for a wander and a perfect... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wellington, New Zealand
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We didn't spend too much time here and with the exchange rate for the pound/dollar we didn't... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2018
Steve T
Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed on Charles St and were so taken back by its beauty! Great for a wander and a perfect location to stay.

Thank HayleyNZ87
Reviewed July 31, 2018

We didn't spend too much time here and with the exchange rate for the pound/dollar we didn't frequent any shops .... but I was completely taken with the design and character of the homes and buildings hereabouts and the care that ALL owners had seemingly...More

Thank Steve T
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

Brunch at the Liberty Hotel, formerly a prison with jail cells, followed by a very nice walk on the Charles Street leading me to the Charles Park and the Government House Boston. Most of the shops on Charles Street do not open until after 10/10.30am...More

2  Thank Maryann T
Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

Pleasant enough area for a wander. Has a quaint selection of shops and cafes and bars and restaurants. Some nice buildings too.

Thank MrMrsHappyR
Reviewed May 14, 2018

Next to the Boston Common is a great place for a stroll and to check out the neighbor hood. Butchers hardware coffee shops and restaurants to name a few. Worth the visit.

Thank Spuddler
Reviewed January 3, 2018

Always have to take time to wander Charles Street. A fun and delightful mixture of shops await, including Black Ink and Tatte Bakery. There is a charming hardware store, gift shops, a chocolate shop, several restaurants...I was very excited to visit the little shop that...More

2  Thank o2bcre8ive
Reviewed December 6, 2017

Lovely shops and restaurants, some quite upscale. I enjoy window shopping and stopping in the cafes.

Thank MargaretBenefiel
Reviewed November 28, 2017 via mobile

Not only does this street have great Victorian architecture (people come from all over the USA to view) it has some great little niche shops. One in particular is Savenor's the butcher and grocer. We bought our Thanksgiving meat there and it was fantastic. We...More

Thank Dawn T
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed strolling down Charles street with all of its quaintness. There were also restaurants and shops all around.

Thank Steve R
Reviewed November 7, 2017

I lived in Cambridge for 6 months some 20 years ago and at the time went to Charles Street every weekend to shop and window shop. On a recent visit with family, I found that many antique stores are still there. The old maps and...More

1  Thank schmidtmg
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Beacon Hill
Visit this historic and ritzy Boston neighborhood to
soak up its classic New England charm as you stroll
down cobblestoned, gas-lamp lined streets. Bring your
walking shoes, camera, and select a nice day to wander
through the hilly neighborhood and check out its
exclusive addresses. Louisburg Square, Mt. Vernon
street, Chestnut street and the extremely narrow and
widely photographed Acorn street make a nice walking
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