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The Gilded Lily

371 reviews
Traveller (100)
Room & Suite (54)
Dining (2)
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“parlor room”(36 reviews)
“shared kitchen”(39 reviews)
“b b”(122 reviews)
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Special Rate: Winter Rates!!!
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All reviewsparlor roomshared kitchenb bsouth endself serve breakfastgalley kitchenhistoric brownstonebed and breakfastyogurtwell equipped kitchenbeautiful neighborhoodorange linehome away from homea lovely place to staywithin walking distanceflights of stairstop floor
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Reviewed 27 March 2017

My husband and I stayed at the Gilded Lily for three nights and our stay was so lovely. We had one of the Garden Rooms and the room was very spacious, nicely decorated and comfortable. We liked that unlike other Bed and Breakfasts, the Gilded...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2017

We were delighted to stay in this beautiful bed and breakfast, even though we only had one night, and had to leave to beat the snow storm coming in. This would be a delightful place to be stranded though, with it's charming architecture and being...More

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Response from tglboston, Owner at The Gilded LilyResponded 19 March 2017

Thanks for coming and staying with us. I enjoyed meeting you and hope you will come back for a longer visit. James

Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

I couldn't have enjoyed my visit to The Gilded Lily more. The whole bed and breakfast (including the Garden Room) was immaculate and elegant. The best part of the trip, however, was James- the innkeeper. He was so gracious and spent a ton of time...More

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Response from tglboston, Owner at The Gilded LilyResponded 14 March 2017

Thank you! It was so much fun talking with you. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your next visit to Boston. James

Reviewed 7 March 2017

I stayed in the Garden Room 2 over the weekend. The Gilded Lily is located in a very nice area of Boston close to many restaurants and is ideal for exploring Boston. The room was very clean and cute with a large variety of food...More

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Response from tglboston, Owner at The Gilded LilyResponded 8 March 2017

Thank you! We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit to Boston and your stay at The Gilded Lily. Your recommendation means alot to us and we look forward to seeing you in the furture. James

Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Best b&b in Boston.spotlessly clean & comfortable. Great location.James was very accomadating& he did a great job in refurbishing the entire building. The bed and pillows were extremely comfortable and the bathroom was spotless and well equipped.would definitely recommend!!!

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Response from tglboston, Owner at The Gilded LilyResponded 18 January 2017

Thank you so much for your review. It enjoyed our conversations and am looking forward to your next visit. James

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Air Conditioning
Price range
US$165 - US$240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$165 - US$240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (100)
Room & Suite (54)
Dining (2)
Back Bay
Wander around this quintessential neighborhood in the
heart of Boston for high-end shops, restaurants, and
the feeling of city bustle. Its most identifiable
skyscrapers, the Prudential Center and John Hancock
Tower, are highlights of the city skyline. Visit
Newbury street to explore unique and trendy boutiques
– as well as every other kind of store imaginable –
all housed in beautiful brownstone buildings. In nice
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Lisa B
7 October 2016|
Response from tglboston | Property representative |
So sorry. I missed this question! I hope you had a wonderful visit Boston. James
21 May 2016|
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Response from tglboston | Property representative |
2016 High season rates - April thru November 15 are $280 for the Parlor Rooms and $260 for the Garden Rooms. Low Season - November 15 thru March are $180 for the Parlor Rooms and $160 for the Garden Rooms. The self serve... More
11 February 2016|
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Response from JonGentry | Reviewed this property |
All of the rooms have queen beds, the Palor Rooms have a twin pullout sofa and I believe its $25 extra.
Room Tips
"top floor was great"
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"All the rooms are good here. Garden Room's view is almost identical to the view in Alfred Hitchcock's..."
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"Perfect, quiet neighborhood."
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"We had a parlor room and our cousin had a garden room which work well because we shared a kitchen - was like..."
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