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Gryphon House

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Room & Suite (246)
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“kenmore square”(33 reviews)
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“north tower”(16 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We relaxed the moment we entered the Gryphon House.We stayed in the Riverview Room, and the room itself was a vacation. The staff is friendly, the parking is easy, and the breakfast was just right. The location is easy to drive to and serves as...More

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Response from Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon HouseResponded 1 week ago

Wow, thanks so much! What a great review! We’re so happy that you had such a good time, and certainly hope you’ll come see us again soon!

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Reviewed 15 April 2017

comfortable room, well appointed, swell bathroom, plenty of towels, well staffed and helpful staff, all in location walkable to the t as well as shops and restaurants. public areas cozy; great for afternoon tea, reading a book or even having a glass of wine.

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Response from Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon HouseResponded 17 April 2017

Succinct and descriptive--thank you for a great review! Please come back and stay with us again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a great place to stay! We booked the Garden room (which looked lovely) but when we arrived we were offered an upgrade to the Tuscany room, which was very nice! The rooms are spacious, the bed extremely comfortable, every convenience was available for...More

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Response from Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much! We’re so happy that you enjoyed the upgrade! And we love for people to take advantage of our parlor & have their friends come visit! We appreciate your business & the great review, and we hope you’ll return to stay with...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we arrived at Gryphon House we were greeted by Teresa and Berit, both most helpful and friendly, and by the fabulous Zuber wallpaper gracing the walls and open stairway. Our third floor room,The Riverview, had everything we might need- a generous bath tub and...More

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Response from Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Oh my— thanks so much! Everyone really enjoyed meeting you guys, and we hope you will come back to see us again very soon. Thanks for taking the time to give us such a great review— we really appreciate it!

Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

I recommend this place if you are looking for a warm, local experience. Great location and comfortable, clean rooms. The decor is charming and the staff is friendly and helpful. I would happily stay here again.

Thank EmilyD47
Response from Teresa781, Owner at Gryphon HouseResponded 5 January 2018

Thank you, Emily! Just getting caught up after the holidays, and didn’t want to miss an opportunity to let you that we appreciate your lovely review! We hope to see you again soon! Thanks again!

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Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Price range
US$171 - US$349 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
US$171 - US$349 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (67)
Room & Suite (246)
Dining (6)
Fenway / Kenmore
The Curse of the Bambino may have ended years ago, but
loyal Red Sox fans will continue to infiltrate this
home to historic Fenway Park, where you can find
victory banners, people yelling in stereotypical
Boston accents, and lots of sports bars. Located
within Kenmore Square, the old gas station Citgo sign
is another Boston skyline classic seen throughout the
city. In addition to a hectic and diehard sports
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22 May 2016|
Response from 972marthar | Reviewed this property |
The Sanctuary room has one double bed in a sort of alcove, slightly apart, and one single bed. So if two people can sleep in the double together, yes!
18 February 2016|
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Response from 972marthar | Reviewed this property |
My friend and I (two women) have felt very comfortable and safe in the Gryphon House neighborhood. I've walked alone at night several times and felt no concern. There are lots of good restaurants on Newbury St and... More
14 October 2015|
Response from Teresa781 | Property representative |
Hi, I'm sorry if you didn't receive a response right away. We are located less than two blocks from the Green line of the Boston subway, known as the T, at the Kenmore stop. A car is totally unnecessary!
Room Tips
"The Riverview on the third floor is comfortable and lovely, each stair climb offers the opportunity to enjoy..."
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"The back of the inn has quieter rooms but all are lovely"
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"We liked the river view side. I think it was a drop quieter."
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"Lower level rooms have easy access to the carpark and require little effort with luggage - i.e, only a couple..."
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