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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

I think I couldn't find a better location to stay. It's close to everything, including subway that takes you everywhere. I was very well receptioned. The bedrooms are confortable and clean. There is a little kitchen, well equipated to make a meal. I would certainly stay again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016

I stayed for about 8 nights which racked up a bit of a price. However, the place itself incredibly charming. I had a great room with a recently renovated bathroom and spacious interior. The kitchenette would of made any cooking a little difficult, but since I basically had take-out it was fine. The cable was good and I found the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016 via mobile

When you walk in there are stairs and no elevator. 2 floors. There is no oven. 2 eyes on the stove (if that's how you spell "eye" for a stove). There is no hot water until you officially check in (I came in at 12 am). Parking is terrible. The blanket on the bed is thin but you can gage... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

We stayed 9 nights which set us back 2800$ - not exactly a budget stay, so we had certain expectations. We did like the great location, the charming building and our room a lot. It was like having a cozy home away from home since we were given the keys and could come and go as we pleased without passing... More 

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Leona Valley, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015 via mobile

Not much more I can add then pictures, and yes the smell on the 3rd floor,super strange burnt pop corn smell .. Location was fantastic, accommodations, old and crummy .. Here are a few pics, 1.) condom wrapper under the bed I discovered after dropping my pen on the floor .. 2.) the worn out sheets that don't even fit... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

The location is great - a typical old-style brick residence in Back Bay, close to Newbury and Boylston Street shops and restaurants as well as supermarkets, easy walking to a few green MBTA stops in Back Bay... a great place also to walk to the Boston Public Garden and Boston Common. There was free wifi and cable TV. The staff:... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

We were staying a really great hotel, but needed another night, so we decided to go online for one closer to Downtown Boston so we could be ready for an early flight out. The place was advertised online as "comfortable, fashionable rooms, with private kitchens and baths. It showed in a slideshow rooms with a sitting area, couch and beds,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Slow wifi, unhelpful staff, room with a bad odour, noisy guests outside the room on a couple of nights. Not a place I'll be returning to anytime soon. The only plus to the venuie is it's excellent location.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Free wifi that works all the time, 1200 plus tv channels with an easy remote to change channels, Great location near parks, Fenway park (walk to it), shops, food and transport. Staff are very helpful arriving, during and leaving. Nice looking old building with matching rooms that have all you need but no kettle, only one spoon, two cups and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We stayed here for 5 nights, but had to extend for one extra day due to the storm Boston got hit with recently, but we didn't mind the extra day of vacation :) Located on beautiful Commonwealth Avenue - great walk, especially at night- trees are lighten up looks magical. This is a limited service hotel. The rooms are very... More 

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Wander around this quintessential neighborhood in the heart of Boston for high-end shops, restaurants, and the feeling of city bustle. Its most identifiable skyscrapers, the Prudential Center and John Hancock Tower, are highlights of the city skyline. Visit Newbury street to explore unique and trendy boutiques – as well as every other kind of store imaginable – all housed in beautiful brownstone buildings. In nice weather, restaurant patio seating is packed with Bostonians and tourists alike soaking up the sunshine and enjoying the food. Commonwealth Ave offers a beautiful stroll down residential tree-lined streets. Keep walking towards the Charles River and enjoy a beautiful view by the water. In warmer months, people run and bike on paths running along the esplanade, and sail and kayak on the Charles River. Boylston street, also full of shops, bars, and restaurants, is the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Head towards Copley Square and check out the Boston Public Library, which is particularly beautiful from the Dartmouth street entrance.
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Address: 284 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02115-2432
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Boston > Back Bay
Price Range: $222 - $286 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Commonwealth Court Guest House 2.5*
Number of rooms: 21
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