Boston, MA 

The Gryphon House

9 Bay State Rd
Boston, MA 02215-2101 US
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Rates: $129 to $235
Total Rooms: 8
Overall Rating: 4.6666666666667 hearts (3 reviews)


Circa 1895. Ideally situated for pleasant strolls and easy access to historic city sites, this Richardson Romanesque Victorian, built in 1895, boasts original wood floors, moldings, tiles and Zuber wallpaper. The interior blends Victorian, Arts & Craft, Chinoiserie and Italianate decor. Browse the extensive video library in the lobby where an iMac computer is available for guest use. Each air-conditioned guest bedroom features a gas log fireplace, wet bar with refrigerator, voice mail and high-speed Internet access. Enjoy views of the Charles River from two of the spacious rooms. A generous continental breakfast is served daily, which guests can take back to their room. Convenient on-site parking is complimentary. The courteous staff can answer questions about planning your day's activities and getting around the city.Publicity and Awards: Best of Boston 2002, Yankee Magazine Editor's Pick 2002.Location: City/Urban.


Rooms & Rates

Rates: $129 to $235
Payment types accepted include American Express, Master Card, Discover, Visa, Travelers Checks and cash.
Rooms: This property has 8 total guest accommodations with private bath, 8 with fireplaces.
The types of beds available include Queen.


Minimum Stay Requirements: Two nights preferred on weekends, either Friday and Saturday or Saturday and Sunday
Cancellation: $20 cancellation fee after confirmation and one night charge if cancelled within 7 days of arrival
Smoking: Smoke Free Property.

Services & Amenities

Meals Included in Rates: Breakfast.
Types of meals: Early Coffee/Tea, Continental Breakfast and Vegetarian Breakfast.
Amenities In Room: Air Conditioning, Modem Hook-Up, Cable TV, Reading Lamps, CD Player, Refrigerator, Stereo, Clock Radio, Telephone, Coffeemaker, Television, Data Ports, Desk, VCR, Voice Mail, Fireplace, DVD, Hair Dryer, Bathrobes, Bath Amenities, Wireless Internet Access and Iron/Ironing Board.
Amenities On Site: Library, Parlor Games, Computers, Mac, Copy Machine, Phone, Fax, Fireplace, Television, VCR, DVD, video, CD library and free on-site parking.
Business Traveler Amenities: Desk, Television, Modem Connection, Internet Access, Wireless Internet Access, FAX On-site, Iron/Ironing Board, Hair Dryer, Daily Newspapers, Flexible Cancellation, Off-site Dry Cleaning Services, Flexible Check in/out Times, iMac computer for guest use, voice mail, parking and close to public transportation.


- One Night Free: This property is featured in Bed & Breakfasts and Country Inns published by American Historic Inns. This guide features a certificate for ONE NIGHT FREE with the purchase of one night. The dates this property will honor the certificate are December-February, Sunday-Thursday - No holidays or weekends


Events Hosted: Family Reunions, Seminars, Meetings, Weddings, Romantic Getaways, parlor teas and wedding/baby showers.
Other Activities: Antiquing, Art Galleries, Beaches, Bicycling, Canoeing/Kayaking, Golf, Live Theater, Museums, Parks, Shopping (Local Crafts), Sports Events, Major College and Water Sports.

Historic Interest

Date built, original moldings, tiles, wood floors, decor, Zuber wallpaper
Historic Awards: Local Register (Granted), City Historical Site (Granted) and Back Bay West Historical District.
Historic sites nearby: Boston is full of history!

Romantic Interest

Each room is beautifully decorated, very private, each has a fireplace, 2 rooms have views of the Charles River, all have large tubs.