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Nantucket, Massachusetts
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

We have stayed at The Bertram in the past.It is homey has a warm atmosphere and a perfect residence while visiting Boston. Astrid,the receptionist,was vibrant and knowledgeable both about the inn and Brookline. Our room had a working,wood-burning fireplace, chandeliers,tapestry and heavy wood paneling.Snacks of fruit,nuts, etc.and tea and coffee are available as well as continental breakfast (for early birds)...

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Keene, New Hampshire
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

The staff really went out of their way to stash my kayak--I had forgotten it wouldn't be safe on my car in a big city at night. The breakfast was charming way to meet others. We sat on sunny terrace, we were three generations and all of us enjoyed it. Games for the younger set and NYT with crossword for...

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Columbia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place, super friendly staff, common areas were fantastic, room was just ok. Stayed only two nights. Was rainy & wet but we has a good time. Easy walk to main areas. We had fun. Parking is additional but right next to door. I'd opt for bigger rooms next time.

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BertramInnBrookline, Manager at The Bertram Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our Inn! We are proud to have a staff that offers the warmest of welcomes to each guest that walks through the door! Winter in Boston can be wet and cold, so we invite all of our guests to curl up to the fire place in the living room with...

Littleton, Colorado
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Charming old home, with warm friendly atmosphere. Staff are supportive and friendly. Bathrooms small and need updating, but are sufficient. Breakfast has many options to get your day started right-with hot and cold options. Pastries are delicious!

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BertramInnBrookline, General Manager at The Bertram Inn, responded to this review

Dearest Guest, Thanks so much for sharing your experience with us. We really appreciate honest feedback as it helps us improve our home. We are delighted to know that our staff was supportive and friendly, it is the hallmark of our service. Our cook Irma has been with us for over 10 years and does a wonderful job of baking...

Orange Park, Florida
Reviewed 19 November 2016

We have been to Boston many times over the years. We have stayed at the Bertram multiple times. It is our FAVORITE place to stay when visiting Boston. The location is great for catching the train. The neighborhood is quiet and safe. The rooms are wonderful and comfortable. We have stayed in summer and fall/winter. We enjoyed making having a...

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BertramInnBrookline, Manager at The Bertram Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you so much for your candid review and for staying with us over time. We're delighted to hear that The Bertram is your favorite place to stay in when visiting Boston! We work towards making this place comfy for guests, updating amenities and keeping a good team for our guests, so reading your review fills us with...

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Providence, Rhode Island
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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Just returned to my Re/Max office in Cranston after my 24 hr fast paced: Showing CT homes, Fashion event at Larz Anderson Auto Museum...& finally having a wonderful stay and fabulous breakfast at The Bertram Inn in Brookline MA...many thanks to the very attentive Innkeeper named "Dia"....she patiently directed me to the Inn & took great care of all the...

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BertramInnBrookline, Manager at The Bertram Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your review. Very much appreciated. We hope to see you again soon. Dia is a great GM and she sets a great example for all of us. We're so glad you enjoyed her joyful presence. Sincerely, Ivy InnKeeper

Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful old home, with antique furniture. Very quaint and homey. All the rooms are different. The beds were extra comfy!! Snacks provided all day long, homemade cookies and delicious granola!! Very friendly and helpful staff! Great location, close to train and Fenway Park. We loved it and would definitely stay here again!!

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BertramInnBrookline, Manager at The Bertram Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for bringing your family to stay with us. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay so much that you are planning to come back again! We really, really appreciate that. We view the Bertram Inn as the guests' second home. Yes, our granola is also homemade which we are very proud of....

Northampton, UK
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We chose the Bertram Inn because of the stupidly high prices in Boston city centre and it was a good choice. Just a block from the subway and less than ten minutes walk to a wide range of restaurants at Coolidge Corner. If you're looking for a hotel that is bland and predictable then the Bertram wont be up your...

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BertramInnBrookline, Front Office Manager at The Bertram Inn, responded to this review

Thank you your kind words! We pride ourselves in providing our guest with excellent service and a memorable stay. We are thrilled that we were able to accommodate your needs and that your expectations were met. Currently we are finishing up our renovations at the Samuel Sewall Inn and will immediately start making the necessary upgrades to our charming home...

Simsbury
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Very quaint - a home away from home - well located and easy walk to T line. Friendly staff and very enjoyable breakfast and afternoon / evening snacks. Convenient parking only $15 per night. Within walking distance to shops and restaurants in Brookline area. Staff offered up several dining options and had easy to follow map to restaurants and we...

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BertramInnBrookline, Manager at The Bertram Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for your kind words about our location, accommodations and staff. We strive to deliver a special experience to all guests. Many guests enjoy the easy access to the university for Parents Weekend. We look forward to seeing you again! Jaime Manager and Innkeeper

Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here on an overnight trip while visiting Boston. We loved our room and the innkeeper was very helpful with giving us information on how to get around the city. The room was quiet and clean and beautifully decorated. The breakfast was good. The subway is easily accessible from the inn. We would definitely stay here again.

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BertramInnBrookline, Manager at The Bertram Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the wonderful comments about the Bertram Inn. We hope that we can transfer the city's knowledge to guests so that they can navigate Boston like a pro! We hope to see you when you visit Boston again so that you can have another delicious breakfast with us! Kind Regards, Skyler Innkeeper

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
When traveling to Boston, the Bertram Inn serves as an oasis from the hustle of downtown Boston. Located two miles from the heart of the city and one block from public transportation, guests are able to remain close to the cultural and business centers of Boston yet return to the tranquility of a bed and breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Bertram Inn

Address: 92 Sewall Ave, Brookline, MA 02446-5327
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Brookline
Price Range: RM638 - RM857 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Bertram Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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