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Leven, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Not your usual room . The leasing company send you a code to unlock the front door and a different code for your room door . There is no reception or staff on site .If you need help there is a reception in a hotel a few mins away who will help out. We were allocated a room on the... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

If you're going to be in units 7, 8 or 9 and you're not physically fit, the stairs will be a struggle. There is no lift. Taking luggage up and down was tricky. We were in Unit 8 for 10 days (good comfy bed, tub with fixed shower over, ceiling fan which kept us cool, rear 'views' of nothing much... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

Roof terrace is by far the best feature. Suite was fairly large, but furniture was a bit old. Bathroom wasn't the greatest (and bring your own shower gel and hair dryer), but the kitchen was well stocked with utensils and our experience was clean. If you planned on staying in the room a lot this is not the place for... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

I am not sure if I am reading the reviews of the same place I just stayed at this past weekend because the place I stayed at exceeded my expectations. We stayed in unit #9 and were more than happy. The unit is very small, but if you are young and are expecting to be out and about all day,... More 

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Long Island N.Y.
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015 via mobile

The code to get into the building and room are emailed . There is no lobby or anyone to talk with, it feels like your own apartment . Our room was clean . It is a small room which isn't a problem. We a a walk out terrace which is surrounded by buildings. The rooftop area is awesome . We... More 

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Whippany, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

We stayed there last week. This is an unmanned hotel. You get a key code via email a day or two before you checkin in. Interesting concept. Overall, we found the accommodations acceptable. The location was great. Its in the South End, a few blocks from Copley Square, the Back Bay, the Prudential Center, and the "T" (green line). Within... More 

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Tennessee
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

Great place to stay, walking distance to a lot of eateries locked in South End. Convenient to train station and restaurants. Clean, I would recommended lower floors, no elevator and stairs are steep. Nice rooftop patio with grill and great views.

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Nanaimo
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

Just got in about an hour ago from NYC. We are very pleased with the location......BUT, the cute little apartment style unit is stuffy, sticky and dirty. It doesn't take long looking around before you notice the grungy dishes, dust galore and fixtures ready to fall off. I didn't come here to clean.

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here in room 6 for 5 nights. It was a little compact but had good kitchen facilities with everything you need to prepare your own meals. We loved the location, it was like your own home from home in Boston yet everything was so accessible with a train station less than 10mins walk. The views from the roof... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015 via mobile

We rented a studio apartment it was a first class experience. We got to stay in a beautiful Brownstone building that felt like a home away from home.The apartment was clean, tidy and well equipped with enough crockery and facilities to prepare your own meals. We had access to lovely balcony and there was also an amazing roof terrace with... More 

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Staying in South End

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South End
Stroll down the beautiful brownstone lined streets while capturing views of Boston’s tallest buildings from a distance. Some of Boston’s best restaurants are scattered around this neighborhood. There are many gems to be found, from jazz clubs to classy bars and restaurants. It is also home to art galleries, interesting boutiques, artsy stores and SOWA open market during the summer months. The South End is a true find in the city, with a more residential feeling than Back Bay.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about The Boston Christopher

Address: 476 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA 02118-3104
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Boston > South End
Price Range: $81 - $298 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Boston Christopher 2*
Number of rooms: 9
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