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The Walker Center

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144 Hancock St Auburndale, Newton, MA 02466-2256 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair access
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed September 26, 2018

The inn is very nice, with incredibly comfortable and spacious rooms. Everything is clean and in working order. The staff are quick to help and friendly. It is next to a road that is fairly busy, and I found that there was some street noise....More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank TravelinRobT
Response from Joshua W, Manager at The Walker CenterResponded October 24, 2018

Great to hear. We would absolutely love to have you back. Thanks for your comments!

Reviewed August 24, 2018

My family and I had a great stay at the Walker Center recently. We loved the location in Auburndale, just a half mile walk from the Riverside T Station. It is a big, beautiful old Victorian house, with all the lovely historic home details you...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank mjhoffman1977
Response from Joshua W, Manager at The Walker CenterResponded October 24, 2018

We are so happy to hear this! Thank you for your lovely, detailed review. We look forward to hosting you and your family again in the future.

Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Super clean rooms and bathroom, really friendly staff , only a 1/2 mile walk to commuter rail and restaurants, and breakfast was outstanding : waffles, eggs, sausage, yogurt, fruit and delicious strong fair trade coffee. We had total privacy in our room and had the...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Miriamalicia
Response from Joshua W, Manager at The Walker CenterResponded August 11, 2018

Thank you so much! We were happy to have you!

Reviewed August 3, 2018

I booked this hotel and paid in full for August 4th to 5th. I received a confirmation from hotels.com. I received an email from the hotel an hour later, saying due to an error with their online reservation system, the room is not available for...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank nathalieqzhou
Response from Joshua W, Manager at The Walker CenterResponded October 24, 2018

Nathalie, So sorry for the mixup! We are using your feedback to improve our reservation process. Thank you for your comments.

Reviewed February 21, 2018

I will start this review by saying that I have stayed at hostels across Europe, and tend to choose old, quirky B&Bs and inns over chain hotels every time I travel. I say that because I find The Walker Center a challenging place to review....More

Date of stay: February 2018
5  Thank Joseph A
Response from Joshua W, Manager at The Walker CenterResponded October 24, 2018

Hi Joseph, Thank you for your feedback. We will be sure to look into this! We hope to see you again soon.

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Wheelchair access
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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$75 - $115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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$75 - $115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room Tips
"You need good luck to secure your room with this hotel even if you have paid in advance."
Aug 3, 2018
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"Remember it's not really a hotel, but a place to stay for students, residential visitors."
Aug 23, 2016
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"Room D is great"
Jul 28, 2016
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"Choose a room that has a private bath."
Aug 30, 2014
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