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The Boston Christopher

476 Columbus Avenue, Boston, MA 02116
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  • Skywalk Observatory
    0.6 km
  • 2 star hotel
  • Free Wifi
Reviewed 1 week ago
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We stayed in the Boston Christopher for 7 nights in November... more
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the Boston Christopher for 7 nights in November 2016. The apartment is everything you would need for a trip away. The decor was so quirky, and the kitchen was stocked with everything you need (even prosecco glasses,lol). The shower in the bathroom was so powerful and all the mini shampoo/conditioners were a great touch. The location is...

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Reviewed 2 November 2016

We stayed in suite 7 and were very pleased. We had some trouble with our booking due to a mistake on the credit card number, and the office was extremely helpful with getting that problem fixed. The location is wonderful for walking the city and subway travel. The Union United Methodist Church was a beautiful view out our windows. The...

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely apartment, great location, friendly neighbourhood. They let us leave bags at nearby hotel until later in the day. Had a small welcome pack upon arrival, coffee, instant oats etc. Would stay here again. It's just like a hotel but without the receptionist.

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Liverpool, England
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We'd looked at hotels in Boston which came up very expensive; we wanted to stay 5 nights and we got a great deal here. The access codes were e-mailed to us and we took the train from New York; as we didn't know Boston we took a short taxi ride to our apartment. (Now we know it's round the corner...

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Thank glamourpuss1000
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Not long returned from a stay here. Large apartment and loved the rood terrace. Could do with freshening up everything but loved the layout and location. WiFi is awful and drops constantly. We also had no area guide that was promised when booking, the fire did not work and the tv remote was broken. These apartments could be amazing if...

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Thank scottishGlasgow
Leven, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Not your usual room . The leasing company send you a code to unlock the front door and a different code for your room door . There is no reception or staff on site .If you need help there is a reception in a hotel a few mins away who will help out. We were allocated a room on the...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 29 May 2016

If you're going to be in units 7, 8 or 9 and you're not physically fit, the stairs will be a struggle. There is no lift. Taking luggage up and down was tricky. We were in Unit 8 for 10 days (good comfy bed, tub with fixed shower over, ceiling fan which kept us cool, rear 'views' of nothing much...

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Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

Roof terrace is by far the best feature. Suite was fairly large, but furniture was a bit old. Bathroom wasn't the greatest (and bring your own shower gel and hair dryer), but the kitchen was well stocked with utensils and our experience was clean. If you planned on staying in the room a lot this is not the place for...

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Thank Rachael L
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 18 November 2015

I am not sure if I am reading the reviews of the same place I just stayed at this past weekend because the place I stayed at exceeded my expectations. We stayed in unit #9 and were more than happy. The unit is very small, but if you are young and are expecting to be out and about all day,...

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Long Island N.Y.
Reviewed 19 October 2015

The code to get into the building and room are emailed . There is no lobby or anyone to talk with, it feels like your own apartment . Our room was clean . It is a small room which isn't a problem. We a a walk out terrace which is surrounded by buildings. The rooftop area is awesome . We...

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South End
Stroll down the beautiful brownstone lined streets while capturing views of Boston’s tallest buildings from a distance. Some of Boston’s best restaurants are scattered around this neighborhood. There are many gems to be found, from jazz clubs to classy bars and restaurants. It is also home to art galleries, interesting boutiques, artsy stores and SOWA open market during the summer months. The South End is a true find in the city, with a more residential feeling than Back Bay.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about The Boston Christopher

Address: 476 Columbus Avenue, Boston, MA 02116
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Boston > South End
Price Range: RM432 - RM1,322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Boston Christopher 2*
Number of rooms: 9
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“If you have lots of luggage go for a lower number room”
 of 5 bubbles glamourpuss1000, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Dont expect the wifi to work well . If you like climbing stairs room 9 is great”
 of 5 bubbles alans214, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Unit 2 or 5”
 of 5 bubbles JayeP_11, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“Stairs are steep, lower floor recomended”
 of 5 bubbles geriwann, 23 Sep 2015 | Read review
“This is not for you if you cannot manage your luggage on the stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles termiteAdelaide, 7 Jun 2015 | Read review
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