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Carruth House

110 reviews
Traveller (67)
Room & Suite (28)
Dining (7)
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“ashmont suite”(13 reviews)
“t station”(11 reviews)
“great room”(9 reviews)
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

Heidi is a very welcoming and friendly host but currently the state of the exterior and interior of the building bear no resemblance to the website. There was no access to the "Great Room" and whilst there are signs of a refurbishment they seemed to...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I haves stayed at the Carruth House several times this year as we have travelled to Boston to help with family situations. I can sincerely say that the Carruth House has felt very much like home to me, having grown up in...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2016

This B&B is a treasure! The house is a little worn and a bit unkempt, but the charm is a delight. The bed was very comfortable. The cat Ella is adorable. Coffee on the porch with breakfast was most relaxing, the food was delicious and...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2015

If you are interested in Boston history this the place for you. We enjoyed hearing the historical story of Carruth house. Heidi loves her house and neighborhood. Our suite was large, clean and very comfortable. Her breakfast consists of fresh fruit, fresh baked goods from...More

1  Thank carol443
Reviewed 3 September 2015

First the positives, a very kind hostess that is easy going and enjoys her role as hostess, easy walk to the subway, street parking is easy to find. Heidi is very upfront as describing the house as one in progress-true-but I would have to say...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Price range
US$85 - US$145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$85 - US$145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Ground floor has a private entrance and welcoming porch to sit and relax on"
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"The Ashmont Suite where we stayed has its private bathroom. There is another room on the third floor that..."
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"We had the room at the top with a dressing room so more space."
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"Good price, great breakfast, great location."
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