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forty fort,pa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2011

The Inn is in a beautiful neighborhood and within walking distance of Fenway Park. The room (11) was large and clean and on the first floor.The bathroom was nice size and very bright. The building itself is very unique on the inside and we enjoyed looking around at its different areas.There is free parking in the back and for Boston... More 

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Wien
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2011

We ( a senior couple from Vienna/Austria) have spent an extended weekend in this oldfashioned house which is however kept in good shape with perfectly and tastefully renovated rooms. Helpfull: a common kitchen with ample fridge space. Very friendly staff. Conveniently located near Brookline center and T-access to downtown Bosaton.

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Rockville, Maryland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2011

We were in Boston for a Medical school reunion. The Inn, a charming mansion, was within walking distance of Harvard Medical School. The staff was very helpful, our room was large and comfortable, and the access to a refrigerator and free parking were a real plus. We would return to the Inn if we were to visit anywhere in the... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2011

I stayed one night (see later…) at the Longwood Inn, because this was the only Inn in central Brookline that had a vacancy. Unfortunately, I know now why… First, when I wrote an email to them, they didn't answer for a few days (6 other inns in Brookline responded within hours). I made a transatlantic call to the inn, and... More 

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123LongwoodInn, Owner at Longwood Inn, responded to this review

1. When booked, reservation for one night was repeated back to him, which he confirmed. 2. When he checked in, the manager again confirmed it was for one night, which he agreed to. 3. The next day when he wanted to stay for longer and was informed we did not have a room, he began swearing at the manager, and... More 

New York, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2011

We needed a place to stay last minute, for my son's kidney transplant. Everywhere we looked they were booked. The longwood was very helpful and accommidating. They helped us however they could. The maid service was very nice. Everyday they came in and cleaned our room. It was a very clean and comfortable place to stay!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2011

This is a large mansion from 100 years ago that has been changed into a B&B without the breakfast. the location is a few blocks from Coolidge Corner where there are all kinds of restaurants and other retail establishments. It's also convenient to public transportation. We stayed in a room that was small,but had a most comfortable bed. The room... More 

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Minneapolis, MN
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2011

I love this place. What a find. My 18-year-old son and I stayed at the Longwood Inn when he came to check out Boston University. It's a gracious, spotless, beautiful house without all the fussiness and over-the-top chintz of a B&B. No one hovers over you. There's no stuffed French toast with butter rosettes. There's a terrific common kitchen,--so you... More 

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Hillsdale, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2011

If you are tired of the boring hotel chains, then the Longwood Inn is the place to stay. The Inn offers a unique lodging experience, with the charm and quaintness of a victorian home, with the service and amenities of a full-service hotel. Especially impressed with the cleanliness of the rooms and kitchen area. Small size made it very easy... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2011

We enjoyed our stay: quiet, convenient location, cozy and clean rooms. The manager, Rhonda, was particularly helpful with checkout, directions, flight check-in, etc. Would stay there again.

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West Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2011

The Longwood Inn is an old house renovated to house guests. It is very nice and quaint. The staff worked hard to make my stay pleasant. I couldn't have been more pleased with the Inn or the location! I'm not sure why it doesn't have a higher star level. I would give it at least 3.5 stars.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 

Additional Information about Longwood Inn

Address: 123 Longwood Ave, Brookline, MA 02446-6625
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Brookline
Price Range: $177 - $229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Longwood Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 22
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Longwood Hotel Brookline
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