Newbury Guest House

261 Newbury St., Boston, Massachusetts, 02116, United States | 3 star hotel
Searching for availability...
*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
 

Travel Blogs from Boston

Une petite page d'histoire

A travel blog entry by otherguru

3
12

Chez nous, en France, on aime bien se moquer des Américains. On les raille à l'envi pour leur unilatéralisme, leur inculture, ou encore pour l’histoire de leur pays qui ne rivalise pas avec celle de la Vieille Europe. Boston est à l’inverse de ces clichés, voici son histoire, une petite page d’histoire américaine pour les nuls !< …

Bostoniens, bostoniennes, me voilà !!

A travel blog entry by otherguru

7
7

Les Etats-Unis, je ne les ai pas traversés en vélo comme mon ami Nicolas, mais en voiture. C'était il y a bien longtemps, à l'époque de George Bush père et de la Guerre du Golfe, j'étais alors étudiant sur un campus américain, cela ne nous rajeunit pas (cf. ci-dessous)…







J’ai alors sillonné le …

Long Time No See!

A travel blog entry by fgigase

38

... decided to celebrate accordingly! I remember how he was worried back in Holland that he would not have made enough friends after only a month of living and studying in Boston. Instead, the party was pumping and everyone was enjoying the Beer-Olympics theme. People were signed up in teams and had to challenge other teams to games of beerpong, slap the cup and King’s cup, just to name a few. Remco had an amazing night and so did all the party people.

...

Brace Yourself!

A travel blog entry by fgigase

15

... was probably my pair of running shoes. The sporty vibes at Boston College and the enormous (on-campus) gym facilities, including swimming pool, tennis court and fitness center, got me all excited. At Boston College, playing sports is about equally important as school, if not more. I decided to get a gym membership as well, and now that I got the right shoes there is nothing stopping me from joining any Zumba, Yoga or Spinning class. It is worth mentioning that shopping ...

Coming home

A travel blog entry by rulian.fiske

... be able to go through the very short line. That's what we did. And we went through the customs very very smoothly. Need to remember this tip!!

Less than half an hour later we were at the airport. We needed to first get all the luggage examined by USDA and get the inspection stickers. Then we stood in line again to check in our luggage. Fortunately the line was not too too long. And the security check line was not too long either. ...

How has this hotel rated in the past?

  What's this?
Discover trends in hotel experiences based on real traveler reviews and ratings. Mouse over circles to see what some travelers had to say.

Location

This 3 star hotel, located in the Back Bay/Fenway area of Boston, is near Newbury Street, Prudential Center, Boylston Street, and Emerge.
Map this hotel

Amenities

View all amenities
       

    Historical Traveler Reviews Newbury Guest House Boston

    Perfect location!

    from

    We are frequent inn & bed & breakfast guests. We loved the Newbury for its' fantastic location to fashionable Newbury Street shops/restaurants. It is within walking distance to the nearby Public Garden, as well as Charles Street/Beacon Hill.

    Charming

    from

    Such history...love the wooden, creaky floors. Nicely decorated in old fashion charm. Free breakfast enjoyable every morning. Make sure you go across the street at the tappas restaurant and Soncie's is a must for dessert.

    Rather stay here then any of the chains in the Newbury area. Maybe not all the posh, but cozy.

    Wonderful value!

    from

    What a great find! Boston is a very pricey city for hotels, so this was a wonderful value. The room was very clean, spacious and quiet (we asked for a back room which has not much of a view, but is very quiet). The staff were friendly and the breakfast was very generous. You couldn't ask for a better location from which to explore the city. I'll definitely stay here again and would recommend it to anyone.

    Back-Bay Gem

    from

    Wonderful boutique B&B style (full-breakfast included) hotel on the fashionable Newbury Street. We took one of the largest rooms and had a nice bay window with sofa overlooking Newbury street. This street is charming with boutiques and restaurants but close enough to the bus to Harvard and walking distance to the Common. We chose this over the Beacon Hill area and were glad we did - that area is charming but too remote (unless you want close proximity to the financial district; Beacon Hill also has only a fraction of the shops/restaurants as Back Bay). We stayed here during a mother-daughter trip in June 2004. We will definitely return! (Don't eat at Legal Seafood - we heard how great this was but should have listened to the natives who disagreed...)

    Newbury is great!

    from

    Nearly all we have to say about the Newbury has been said word for word by the reviewer from Exeter, Devon who visited in June 2004.

    This B&B was a great choice for us - we found the staff very helpful, the room was clean and very comfortable and the breakfast was excellent. They also provided self-serve tea and coffee 24 hours a day in the breakfast room.

    I would recommend this place very highly to anyone who was thinking of travelling to Boston.

    A gem of a hotel

    from

    This was my first trip to Boston so I wanted a hotel that was conveniently located for someone anxious to explore on foot, and comfortable to stay in while I wasn't out exploring. The Newbury was all this and more. Newbury is a great street to stay on. Located in the charming Back Bay area, lined with colourful boutiques, restaurants and one-off shops, giving ready access to all that is good about Boston - great places to eat, good shopping, historical places. The hotel is basic, but my room was spacious and clean, the self-serve breakfast provided all I wanted to set me up for the day ahead. There were no extras or frills, but that is reflected in the price. Would I stay there again? You bet!

    Never again

    from

    Unfortunately the only good thing I can say about the Newbury Guest House is that the location is convenient. Otherwise the rooms are in need of repairs from paint chipping off the wall to thermostats that do not regulate properly to showers that either run ice cold or scalding hot. We were in Boston for a convention at the Hynes which is only a couple of blocks from the Newbury House. This is the good part.

    Wonderful little inn

    from

    Newbury Guest House is a cozy little B&B on one of Boston's best streets for shopping, strolling, or people-watching. It's located in the lovely Back Bay neighborhood, in walking distance from the Public Garden and Boston Commons. Rooms are small but nice, and continental breakfast is included and served in a very nice room on the ground floor of the hotel. Parking is available in a lot behind the hotel.

    This is the place my wife and I stay every time we're in Boston, and I highly recommend it. Newbury Guest House is a lovely inn and a bargain to boot.

    Grae alternative to a corporate hotel

    from

    Nice place, handsome brick victorian row house. I've stayed there twice with my family. Many of the guests seem to be returns, even the business guests, which makes sense because it offers a good value and includes breakfast. Its comfortable without being chic or corporate. The staff is friendly and knowlegeable. It has a good location on Newbury Street which is lined with great shops and restaurants plus the Prudential Center is close by. Its atmosphere is nice and low key almost like someones house. The elevator is small and the central stairway has settled a tad but that only makes it feel a bit English. They even give you a key to the front door. Makes you feel right at home.

    Great Location

    from

    Spent a week at Newbury Guest House. Wonderful location, walking distance to everywhere. Very accomodating and friendly staff.Had problem with room--heat would not go off or lessen. We swithced rooms without a problem after one night, but as it is a small hotel, no staff were available to do the move for us.Excellent value for location and nice rooms, not sterile hotel/motel standard.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Newbury Guest House Boston

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent