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Charlesmark Hotel

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Pleasantville, NY
Reviewed 26 October 2009

We stayed at this "boutique" hotel on a recent visit one-night visit to Boston. The location is wonderful near many restaurants, stores, churches, markets and the hustle and bustle of crowds. I thought the room was somewhat pricey for the size but the place was immaculate and quite comfortable. The staff were polite and accessible. Our room was on the...

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Kilkenny, Ireland
Reviewed 15 October 2009

went to visit my daughter on college campus in Norton,Ma, booked Charlesmark Hotel last minute, wanted to spend evening time in centre of Boston, first considered booking a hostel as hotels are so expensive so when we found the the Charlesmark Hotel for $50 more then a hostel we weren't expecting much. location is perfect for exploring boston, the T...

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
Reviewed 8 October 2009

A comfortable hotel, in what seems to be a trendy area of Boston (Back Bay), just steps from subways, buses and Copley Square. Also very close to plenty of shopping and dining options. The room was clean and cozy, with simple, modern decor - great for one or two people. There was one double bed, a very nice bathroom (shower...

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leeds - england
Reviewed 29 September 2009

Great location, couldn't have asked for more! Good value, in an expensive city this is a definite find. Nice room, very clean.....but really dark at night, I'm all for mood lighting but lets's have the option of turning it up when you actually need to find something! Didn't bother with breakfast so can't comment.

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Vienna
Reviewed 28 September 2009

We booked two nights there and where very disappointed! The first room (#403) we where offered was small, dark and very noisy, as it was right above some ac fans! The second room (#603) was a bit better as it was on the 6th floor - but still noisy - no streetnoise - but ac or generator - right outside...

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Michigan
Reviewed 28 August 2009

I stayed in this cute little place for only one night but would definitely go back. I chose it because of the price and proximity to my daughters place and it was a delight. The rooms are very small but well appointed, clean and quiet. It has windows you can actually open to enjoy the cool breeze! The location can't...

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Brooklyn, NY
Reviewed 10 August 2009

Just had our second visit at the Charlesmark, this one a three-night stay after we were in Boston for the Paul McCartney concert. Got a really amazing deal on Travelocity -- $118 per night -- which was so cheap it was an offer we couldn't refuse. The Charlesmark did not disappoint. Rooms, although small, are clean and well-designed and the...

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Arlington, VA
Reviewed 30 July 2009

As a solo traveler with limited mobility due to multiple sclerosis, I am always concerned about accessibility issues. Because the Charlesmark is a small boutique hotel, they lack some amenities, and the property has some disability limitations, but this was more than made up for by the tremendous helpfulness of the staff. Practically every request was honored, up to and...

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Orpington
Reviewed 24 July 2009

My wife and I planned our 3 night trip to Boston many months in advance (September 08), looking at different hotels and taking particular note of prices and then looking on Tripadvisor for the experience of other people. Consequently we quickly eliminated one cheap hotel. We found most hotels were very expensive. However, one that was within our means was...

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Aberdeen, Scotland
Reviewed 17 July 2009

The hotel was even smaller than i expected and was surprised that even our taxi driver hadn't heard of it! It's safe to say that the rooms are very small. We had came from New York where our room there was standard so coming here was a bit of a shock. By the time the suitcases were opened up there...

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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 weather, restaurant patio seating is packed with Bostonians and tourists alike soaking up the sunshine and enjoying the food. Commonwealth Ave offers a beautiful stroll down residential tree-lined streets. Keep walking towards the Charles River and enjoy a beautiful view by the water. In warmer months, people run and bike on paths running along the esplanade, and sail and kayak on the Charles River. Boylston street, also full of shops, bars, and restaurants, is the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Head towards Copley Square and check out the Boston Public Library, which is particularly beautiful from the Dartmouth street entrance.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
European styled boutique Hotel set in former private residence dating from 1892; situated in the Back Bay neighborhood. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Charlesmark Hotel

Address: 655 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02116
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Boston > Back Bay
Price Range: €122 - €365 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Charlesmark Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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#35 Business Hotel in Boston
#46 Romantic Hotel in Boston
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