We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

“comfortable and convenient” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Abigayle's Bed and Breakfast

We can't find prices for this accommodation
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Boston
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Abigayle's Bed and Breakfast
Ranked #11 of 39 Boston B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
“comfortable and convenient”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 22, 2014

this b7b is in a great location in kenmore square, steps from the t. it is rather inconspicuous, as there is no sign indicating that it is anything other than a beautiful row house. the room was spacious and comfortable, although the mattress was a bit hard for my taste. the adjoining bath was new and well appointed. the breakfast was adequate.

Room Tip: i stayed in the room on the third floor with an adjoining bath. some rooms have a hall bath.
See more room tips
  • Stayed April 2014, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
Thank SueH10
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

228 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    138
    76
    11
    1
    2
See reviews for
31
111
36
32
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (54)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Rosario, Argentina
Level Contributor
30 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 4, 2014

I stayed in Abigayl’s B&B on vacation with my family. It was a great experience. It is absolutely well located, in a quiet and beautiful neighborhood. It is also a walking distance to the subway. It’s easy to reach to any place of interest. Our hosts were kind and helpful. They provided us with maps and directions to optimize our stay. The house was nicely warmed. Excellent, taking into account the cold weather. The rooms were comfy, spacious and very clean. We definitely would like to return some day.

Room Tip: The rooms over the street have the better view.
See more room tips
  • Stayed March 2014, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
1 Thank Cristina C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Connecticut
Level Contributor
9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 21, 2014

My title says it all. Beautiful 1895 building, nicely maintained and converted to a B&B, on a quiet street of stately brownstones, 1 short block from shops, the Green Line T and many buses, and walking distance to parts of Boston University. The owners were very available and helped me with directions. It isn't advertised, but I was able to rent a parking spot for a very reasonable price. I solved my only problem - the room was very warm, so I left the window open, and had a delicious night's sleep in a very comfortable bed.

Room Tip: If you are a single traveler, don't be afraid to choose the 3rd floor single room with the dedic...
See more room tips
  • Stayed February 2014, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
1 Thank Connecticut_Family
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Brooklyn, New York
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2014

This past week was at least my third visit, this time with a friend, each occupying single rooms. As others have noted, this place is spotless and the hosts are not only welcoming but ready with information on the best T transfer spots. The location is ideal with plenty of amenities nearby, including a good walk to the MFA or Gardner.

Room Tip: Great light in rooms in front and for Red Sox fans the rear rooms have a view of the iconic Citgo si...
See more room tips
  • Stayed January 2014, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
3 Thank MBFlynn
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Scotland
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2013

We stayed here for a week in October and enjoyed a very comfortable stay. We had a large twin bedded room at the front of the building. We had everything we needed - fresh towels and beds made everyday, kettle and fridge, tv, hairdryer etc, all in a very clean room . We were welcomed warmly by the owners on arrival and enjoyed getting to know them during the week. The breakfast was nice, with plenty of choices of fresh fruit and pastries, as well as cereals, juices, bread and spreads each day. The location was very convenient for the subway station and local restaurants. We would highly recommend Abigayles's B&B.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
3 Thank 40girls
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Las Vegas, Nevada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2013

Our son is at MIT and his fraternity is located in a double brownstone 3 doors down from this B&B! We had a wonderful stay, enjoyed the location and flexibility of being close with our sons' busy schedule. The room was very clean and spacious, next time we will book a room in the front of the house due to the post office noise in the parking area behind. A white noise machine was provided so we still slept great :) The hosts are very nice and welcoming. It felt like home so much that I actually started putting my dishes in the kitchen off the dining room without even thinking one morning! We will stay here every time we visit our son from now on, so happy we found you.

Room Tip: The rooms at the front of the building are quieter.
See more room tips
  • Stayed October 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
3 Thank Kris E
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Geneva, Switzerland
Level Contributor
17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2013

I just spent three nights at Abigayle's, and it couldn't have been better. Clean and spacious room (and I mean clean -- far better than most hotels), very comfortable bed, modern bathroom (a pleasant surprise in a neighborhood of old brownstones) terrific location (two blocks from Kenmore Square and the subway), the hosts are helpful but nonintrusive. The breakfast is simple but thoroughly adequate, with different fresh fruit every morning. I would stay there again, definitely.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
3 Thank Keith C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Boston hotels
Fenway / Kenmore
Hotel Commonwealth
Hotel Commonwealth
#8 of 83 in Boston
4.5 of 5 bubbles 4,212 reviews
The Verb Hotel
#14 of 83 in Boston
4.5 of 5 bubbles 1,674 reviews
Fenway / Kenmore
Boston Hotel Buckminster
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Fenway / Kenmore
Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Back Bay/Fenway
Fenway / Kenmore
Eliot Hotel
Eliot Hotel
#10 of 83 in Boston
4.5 of 5 bubbles 1,195 reviews
Back Bay
Lenox Hotel
Lenox Hotel
#5 of 83 in Boston
4.5 of 5 bubbles 3,231 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Been to Abigayle's Bed and Breakfast? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Abigayle's Bed and Breakfast

Property: Abigayle's Bed and Breakfast
Address: Kenmore Sq, Bay State Rd at Deerfield St., Boston, MA 02215
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Boston > Fenway / Kenmore
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #11 of 39 B&Bs / Inns in Boston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 3
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This charming brownstone, built in 1896, is set on a quiet, tree- lined street adjacent to Kenmore Square and the Charles River, and very near Boston University and Fenway Park. The property has been lovingly maintained as a private residence for two generations, and all original architectural details have been preserved. The home boasts modern amenities with old world Victorian charm, and its guest rooms come with: queen bed with a single foam sleep sofa (for a small child), or twin beds that can be made into a king bed with a single foam sleep sofa (for a small child), and private attached baths. There is also a single room with a private bath in the hall. All rooms have TVs, private phone lines, desks, and A/C, and are on either the 3rd or 4th floor. The B&B's popular breakfast is self-serve continental in the dining room. There is limited parking on site plus public parking lot half a block away. The green line subway is just steps from the house. ... more   less 
Also Known As:
Abigayle`s b&b
Abigayle`s Hotel Boston

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing