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The Bertram Inn

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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed just one night at the Bertram Inn in room 10. I am so glad that we were able to spend at least one night. We Lyfted from the airport and arrived without incident. Nice view from the front. 4 steps up to the...More

Thank Steph S
Response from SewallInn, General Manager at The Bertram InnResponded 24 July 2017

Dear Stephanie and Emma, Thanks so much for sharing your experience staying with us. We are delighted that everything went so well and that you enjoyed our fabulous rooms, helpful staff, great breakfast, and other amenities. If you decide to go to Northeastern University or...More

Reviewed 16 June 2017

Just stayed at The Bertram Inn for three days and truly enjoyed the antique feel of the place as well as the location. It was in the 90's and even though the AC was not 4 star, it was adequate and we slept well. The...More

Thank damajane
Response from SewallInn, Front Office Manager at The Bertram InnResponded 24 July 2017

Dear guest, Thank you for the positive review of our Inn as well as your kind words toward our staff. We make it a priority to maintain a personable and approachable atmosphere here and are always pleased when that makes an impact. We are glad...More

Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Visited Boston and didn't want to stay right in the city. First off for Boston area being super expensive this place was greatly priced especially for a Bnb! The staff was very helpful and friendly! Had a very old feel but the good old feeling....More

Thank Jamie W
Response from SewallInn, Manager at The Bertram InnResponded 25 July 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your honest review! We're very glad that you found our B&B comfortable and well priced. We're lucky to be located in a safe and convenient spot; I always tell the owner, how much of a visionary he was...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017

We stayed her while visiting my son who attend Boston University and was in a show. We were looking for some place at that end of BU. Usually we stay at the Marrioitt Fenway or Eliott Hotel. I looked up the review and decided to...More

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Response from BertramInnBrookline, Manager at The Bertram InnResponded 6 May 2017

I am so happy to hear that we will be seeing you again! I loved meeting you guys and making your experience in Boston one to remember! Our staff takes a genuine interest in our guests traveling experience and strives to foster lasting relationships! Thank...More

Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

The staff was friendly and accommodating. The old home the establishment occupies is quite nice. My room was workable. The common rooms were well-appointed. A lot of care and effort clearly goes into making guests happyMore

Thank eveonleave
Response from BertramInnBrookline, Innkeeper at The Bertram InnResponded 22 February 2017

Dearest Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience with us. We really appreciate honest feedback as it helps us improve our home. We are delighted to know that our staff was supportive and friendly, it is the hallmark of...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
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USD 165 - USD 300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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USD 165 - USD 300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Jacqueline D
7 September 2015|
Response from | Property representative |
Good afternoon Jacqueline, Thank you for your inquiry. Rooms #2 and #3, both on the 1st floor off of the main lobby, feature a working fireplace (we provide wood). Best regards, Astrid Innkeeper
13 November 2014|
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Thank you for your inquiry. Indeed, a 1st floor room is what we would recommend, in one of our Junior Suites, with a King bed and a pull out couch, with floor space for a pack and play. Both rooms, #2 and #3, feature... More
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