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Coolidge Corner Guest House

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Reviewed 1 week ago

awesome visit to the B&B - super friendly staff and extremely accommodating. Everything was ready when we arrived, wi-fi access was quick and easy for me to be able to get some work done, and all around the inn is very comfortable.

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Sarasota, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly and comfortable, plus affordable -- a very nice combination! I use a sleep mask and earplugs whenever traveling, so I can't speak to the noise/light at night, but it was a very comfortable stay. The staff was helpful and the room was very clean. I was in one of the shared bathroom rooms, which at first seemed strange, but...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tired on bare-bones, basic Airbnb's? Want something without the sharp edgers on a Motel or a comfort inn? Want to be close to a neighborhood without being located on the main strip, amidst the traffic? This Purple Guest House, two blocks from Coolidge Corners, is the police to stay. It's comfortable, clean, the on-site staff is friendly and responsive. It...

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Halifax, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The BnB was a great and convenient place to stay. The breakfast in the morning was great (delicious bagels), and there are lots of food options near by. Wifi worked well, and the staff was helpful with directions and planning.

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Portland, Maine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed many nights at the Coolidge Corner Guest House, when working at a local prestigious Business School. Clean, convenient, "uber" friendly, this B&B is a gem of a find. Much like a little piece of quaint, local,European hospitality right here in our own backyard. Can't beat the rates and the quality of service. Highly recommend!

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Woodstock, Vermont
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in a pinch and choose not to Airbnb, Coolidge Corner is the way to go- it has rooms with a bathroom down the hall, or ensuite bathrooms for a higher fee. The space is a huge Victorian that must have been spectacular in its past. The only downside is that someone is not on the premises all...

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Service and Knowledgeable staff Will stay here again and recommend them highly. Conveniently located for academic or medical locations in the area. Also not far from public transportation. 15 minute Taxi service available to Logan airport.

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Reviewed March 2, 2017

I will never stay anywhere else. I was traveling alone from California and had been afraid that I would be homesick, but this cozy bnb kept me feeling like I was right at home. The amenities were lovely, and the decor was also stunning. The breakfast in the morning was a great way to start the day off. I can't...

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Brookline, Massachusetts
Reviewed March 1, 2017

Very nice small B&B. Great location in Coolidge Corner near MBTA. Too bad they have such a rigid no-cancellation policy, which makes flexible traveling difficult. Don't miss the birthplace of John F. Kennedy a few blocks away.

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed February 9, 2017

Friendly, consistent, quiet, well-appointed, convenient, and parking offered for a nominal daily fee of $5. It's not the Ritz but it fulfills its role well. Although it seemed to be running at high occupancy during my 4 night stay there, the bathroom on our floor was always clean and available. This was my one "major" concern going into this and...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Coolidge Corner Guest House, a Brookline bed and breakfast, is in a quiet residential neighborhood a 6-minute walk from the nearest Green Line public transit station for access to central Boston. We're a 10 minute drive from downtown Boston MA and close to local colleges, universities, and hospitals. Our family-owned Victorian B&B guesthouse is an affordable and comfortable alternative to luxury inns, hotels, and chain motels. The friendly and knowledgeable staff will help you find the best of Brookline and Boston dining, sight-seeing, transportation and make the most of your stay at The Coolidge Corner Guest House. The guest rooms at this Boston area inn blend antique chic style with modern amenities: flat-screen TVs, free WiFi, cable channels, and central air conditioning. Some guest rooms share bathrooms. Common areas at our Brookline bed and breakfast inn include a private garden, sitting room, and dining room. Guests can also use a kitchenette and laundry facilities. Our expanded Continental breakfast is complimentary and features Boston's best bagels from Kupel's Bakery. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Coolidge Corner Guest House

Address: 17 Littell Rd, Brookline, MA 02446-6504
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Brookline
Price Range: $144 - $215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Coolidge Corner Guest House 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Coolidge Corner Guest House: Bed & Bagel Hotel Brookline
Coolidge Corner Guest House: Bed And Bagel
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“2 adjoining rooms were perfect for us with our kids right there, but still having our privacy.”
K1086KYryank, 1 week ago | Read review
“The top floor is surely quieter.”
CaseyCar, Feb 9, 2017 | Read review
“3rd floor room was a little warm, afternoon manager brought up 2 fans, which was perfect.”
155MarciaL, Oct 23, 2016 | Read review
“Cute top floor”
434sinem, Sep 4, 2016 | Read review
“Keep looking.. there has to be cleaner and better maintained places for the same price”
  • bath light falling off
  • sink pedastal ..lose and not maintained
  • Hmmm when was the last time this bathroom vent saw a cleaning?
  • no fan in the room but we got a light fixture that is falling off
  • corner of shower... guess the cleaning stops here
  • insidePic of window above bed.. don't move or the paint will fall on your head
  • tired, broken, not maintained
OrangeBlack28, Jul 24, 2016 | Read review
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