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Rochester, NY
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 24 September 2012

We were in Boston for the first time for a weekend together. The location cannot be beat. It is a 5 minute walk to the Prudential Center and Boylston Street and Fenway was only a 15 minute walk. The subway is also very close by. As for the house, it definitely has old charm but needs some updating. The carpets... More 

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Reviewed 12 September 2012 via mobile

Disappointing few updates sence 1860 but has that Old charm. 13 inch tv. No hot items for breakfast serve yourself. Location is very good subway, tourist information and public transportation are in easy walking distance in goo neighborhood

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Reviewed 11 August 2012

It's a great value considering that hotels and B&B in Boston are so expensive. The location is great. You can walk to the Prudential T in about 10 minutes. From there you can get anywhere in the city. It's in a good area. The owner will go out of his way to help you find a parking spot (for free)... More 

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München
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Reviewed 15 July 2012

We had a great stay at the Rutland Square House in Boston. The B&B is located quite central, near the Prudential center close by Boston Downtown. The owner is very nice. We easily could reserve the room by email and without any deposit. By our arrival he welcomed us and recommend us a lot of nice places in Boston. The... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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Reviewed 6 June 2012

This B&B is an excellent option for people looking for affordable lodging with some character. The location is great -- beautiful street, near lots of good restaurants, short walk to the Prudential, Huntington, etc., and felt very safe. The owner is very nice, although I didn't see much of him, and felt free to come and go as I pleased.... More 

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Philadelphia
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Reviewed 13 August 2010

The house is nice, but it has the potential to be much nicer if better maintained. The rooms are clean, just worn down and outdated. We just wanted a place to stay, and it was perfect for that. The owner is also very nice. It is a good deal considering the cost of local hotels. Just don't expect anything fancy... More 

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Grundarfjordur
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Reviewed 19 April 2010

Me (20) and my girlfriend (18) stayed at Rutland Square House for 7 nights in August 2009. Our trip's purpose was shopping and we wanted a place to stay located centrally in Boston. And that we got! Rutland Square House is about 4-5 min walk over to Prudential Center. All the time we were we didn't once take a cab.... More 

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canada
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Reviewed 19 October 2009

It was extremely difficult looking for a hotel or b&b with a reasonable price the weekend of Canadian thanksgiving. It so happened that the weekend I decided to take my boyfriend to Boston for his birthday ended up being the busiest week for tourists for Boston. Hence, when I found an available room at Rutland Square, and for around 50%... More 

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Glen Ellyn, Illinois
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Reviewed 27 September 2009

I stayed for four nights in this bed and breakfast. It is only a four block walk to the Prudential Center and "T" in Back Bay area. The house is very charming and full of character. The area around the house is very quiet and peaceful. There are no major clubs, restaurants or loud cars to disrupt the peace of... More 

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Reviewed 24 February 2009

Owner seen once on arriving. Awful room, dark and depressing, bathroom on landing. Location good, short walk to 'T' In total agreement with previous reviewer. Only wish I had posted my pictures and review earlier so that Alkie1 could have chosen a better place to stay!

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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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Address: 56 Rutland Sq, South End, Boston, MA 02118-3106
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Boston > South End
Number of rooms: 28
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“If you dont want to carry your liggage up/down the squeeky stairs, ask for a room on the ground floor , i think there is only one of 'em where we stayed. sorry done remember room #”
 of 5 bubbles nmasood, 3 Jun 2014 | Read review
“The room I had was toward the back on the third floor. I do not assume it to be the best, but I would choose it again out of nostalgia.”
 of 5 bubbles Daring_Blasphemer, 20 May 2014 | Read review
“Room C downstairs was quiet, and had a small attached room with sinks - good for getting ready for the wedding I was attending.”
 of 5 bubbles Katelinlee, 6 Jun 2012 | Read review
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