The Farrington Inn - Boston

23 Farrington Avenue, Boston, United States, 02134  show map
 2 stars
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The Farrington Inn - Boston

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour
TV

Flat-screen TV

Check-in/ Check-out

Express check-in/ -out

Facilities for kids

Cribs available

Pets allowed

Overview

The excellent 2-star The Farrington Inn offers quick access to Central Square, Museum of Fine Arts and Harvard University.

The hotel is in the great location just near Harvard Ave - Inbound subway station. The property lies within 6 km from the city center.

A local bus stop is 100 meters away. The hotel is around 15 km from Logan International airport.

Rooms

This property comprises 44 rooms featuring budget shared bathroom single room and private double room with individual climate control, cable television, an iron with ironing board, a writing table and IDD telephone. They offer private bathrooms with a bathtub, a shower and guest toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Serving a wide range of dishes, Buk Kyung II and Yi Soon Bakery can be reached within 5 minutes’ walk.

Services

There are free self parking, a storage room and a safe deposit box available on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   44.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer on request

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 4 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

23 Farrington Avenue, Boston, United States, 02134

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City Center
  • Boston
    5.1 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Beacon Street Station
    2.7 km
  • Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    3.2 km
Underground stations
  • Harvard Ave - Inbound
    500 m
  • Packards Corner - Inbound
    600 m
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Sunset Grill & Tap (cuisine: American, Mexican)
    170 m
  • Carlo's Cucina Italiana (cuisine: Italian)
    170 m
Ski areas
  • Owl's Head
    4.4 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    44

Rooms and availability

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Budget Shared Bathroom Single Room
Bed type: 1 Single bed or Double bed
Size: 11 m²
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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    Private Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel The Farrington Inn - Boston Boston location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      23 Farrington Avenue, Boston, United States, 02134

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Boston
        5.1 km
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Beacon Street Station
        2.7 km
      • Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
        3.2 km
      Underground stations
      • Harvard Ave - Inbound
        500 m
      • Packards Corner - Inbound
        600 m
      • Bus stop
        200 m
      Restaurants
      • Sunset Grill & Tap (cuisine: American, Mexican)
        170 m
      • Carlo's Cucina Italiana (cuisine: Italian)
        170 m
      Ski areas
      • Owl's Head
        4.4 km
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of rooms:
        44

      The Farrington Inn Location

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      What's nearby

      Sport related

      Stadiums

      • Nickerson Field - 800 m

      Parks

      Universities, Institutes

      • Rets Electronics School - 1.0 km
      • Bryman Institute - 1.2 km
      • Saint Elizabeths School-Nurse - 1.5 km

      Medical care and Hospitals

      • Kindred Hospital-Boston - 1.1 km
      • St Elizabeth's Medical Center - 1.5 km

      Food and meals

      • The Paradise Rock Club - 900 m

      Underground stations

      • Harvard Ave - Inbound - 400 m
      • Packards Corner - Inbound - 500 m
      • Griggs St - Outbound - 700 m
      • Allston St - Outbound - 800 m
      • Warren St - Inbound - 1.0 km
      • Saint Paul St - Inbound - 1.2 km
      • Boston Univ West - Inbound - 1.4 km
      • Summit Ave - Inbound - 1.5 km
      • Washington St - Outbound - 1.5 km
      • Coolidge Corner - Inbound - 1.5 km
      • Brandon Hall - Outbound - 1.6 km

      Local attractions

      • Central Square - 2.1 km
        Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge
      • Harvard Art Museums - 2.7 km
        485 Broadway, Cambridge
      • Stata Center - 2.7 km
        Vasar St, MIT, Cambridge
      • Longfellow House National Historic Site - 2.5 km
        105 Brattle St, Cambridge
      • Arthur M. Sackler Museum - 2.7 km
        485 Broadway, Cambridge

      Restaurants nearby

      • Sunset Grill & Tap - 170 m

        Address: 130 Brighton Ave
        Phone: 617-254-1331

        65% likes this, based on 134 reviews
        Cuisine: American, Mexican
        Price Range: CAD 1 - CAD 26

      • Ariana Restaurant in Boston - 150 m

        Address: 129 Brighton Avenue
        Phone: 617-208-8072

        79% likes this, based on 41 reviews
        Cuisine: Afghan

      • Le's - 170 m

        Address: 137 Brighton Ave
        Phone: (617) 783-2340

        76% likes this, based on 42 reviews
        Cuisine: Thai, Vietnamese
        Price Range: CAD 2 - CAD 21

      • Carlo's Cucina Italiana - 170 m

        Address: 131 Brighton Ave
        Phone: 617-254-9759

        74% likes this, based on 87 reviews
        Cuisine: Italian
        Price Range: CAD 28 - CAD 40

      • Camino Real Colombian Restaurant - 130 m

        Address: 48 Harvard Ave Ste 50
        Phone: (617) 254-5088

        66% likes this, based on 41 reviews
        Cuisine: Colombian
        Price Range: CAD 8 - CAD 16

      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of rooms:
        44
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      The Farrington Inn Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Farrington Inn

      Average guest rating

      4.8out of 10
      Guest rating
      Based on 96 reviews

      Guest reviews

      • Single
        2.4

        Nothing.

        Everything.... The rats under the floor were the icing on the cake. Very dirty, careless staff, no blankets and radiators switched off; Boston is not warm. It was only booked as there were no other rooms available and at £108 per night this was the worst rip off I encountered in the us.

      • Family with children
        5.0

        Good price for the location: easy to get downtown and visit Boston.

        They don't provide shampoo and soap.

      • Group of friends
        4.6

        Very old and dirty.. Didn't like!! Too expensive for those motel type of rooms!!! Never again!!!

      • Single
        7.8

        I really appreciate them. They give me great help because my wollet was lost in the bus, and they tried their best to help my to find it. At last, my wollet was returned. They are nice guy.

      • Single
        7.0

        Clean room, good price, good staff, decent location

        Wifi worked 3 times for about 10 minutes each; despite trying many times. I don't care how cheap the price is - you have to have workable wifi for me to stay there. The tv is not such a big deal - but I can't remember when I've seen worse reception....I Assume it was connected to an intenna on the roof

      • Couple
        4.2

        If you have any business at BU, the location is good.Got upgraded to a room with bathroom and kitchen.

        This isn't a great place to stay. It has two buildings, one in Farrington st and one in Linden st. around the corner, we stayed in the last one. There's only wifi in the lobby, but it's too slow to be of any use. The hotel is quite shabby and overpriced, but Boston is an expensive city and sometimes (for example during graduations) it may the only thing left that you can actually afford. For us it was a last resort. If you find anything in your price range in a better location I'd go with that.

      • Single
        5.8

        The mouse/rat that appeared at night woke me up allot

      • Group of friends
        5.0

        I stayed in the Private Queen Bed - Shared Bath room. The room was roomy with a living room, microwave and utensils.

        The room was so cold! There was not enough heating at night and we had to ask for two extra blankets. I'm from Philly and it was a lot warmer

      • Couple
        5.0

        The hotel was very close to local shops, bars and restaurants. There were good transport links to central Boston and the surrounding areas. The rooms came with an optional extra (chargable) for a kitchenette, which we had. Our room had its own bathroom and a walk-in closet. The hotel staff were polite and friendly, and helped us if we had any concerns - including supplying us with towels and a hairdryer.

        In spite of the fact that we had a room with a kitchenette, the hot plate was rusty and dirty and there was no kettle. We weren't offered any clean towels or sheets until our last day. The free wi-fi only worked intermittently and could only be used in the main building, whereas our room was in another property down the street. The decor in some areas was tired and dated.

      • Couple
        8.8

        The staff was great. Even though we booked a smaller room, they upgraded us to a room with a private bath and small kitchenette for free. When we had problems with the heat, the man who checked us in came over within 10 minutes and fixed the heater for us. It was a very relaxed and welcoming atmosphere.

      • Group of friends
        4.6

        Within short walk of restaurants.

        Had to share a bathroom. Room overpriced for what was on offer but probably due to it being the marathon weekend. No breakfast served.

      • Family with children
        3.2

        the staff was helpful

        the place was an absolute dump, with no screens on the windows, filthy towels and sheets. something was oozing through the ceiling, unquestionably the worst place I've ever spent a night that I actually had to pay for

      • Group of friends
        5.8

        The hotel was not too far away from Fenway Park. Since that is what I was going to do, it worked out perfect: less than two miles away.

      • Group of friends
        5.0

        WiFi work well :-) Interesting retro design.

        This is not more than hostel with small rooms. Quite chip, so other guest may make you some troubles. No climate control also is troublesome in the end of June, especially in room under roof.

      • Family with children
        4.2

        It was close to Boston University.

        I did not like the musty/moldy smell. I did not like the fact that the bathroom had no shampoo & no hand towels. The price was outrageous for the accomodations.

      How to reach hotel

      hotel The Farrington Inn - Boston Boston location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      23 Farrington Avenue, Boston, United States, 02134

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Boston
        5.1 km
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Beacon Street Station
        2.7 km
      • Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
        3.2 km
      Underground stations
      • Harvard Ave - Inbound
        500 m
      • Packards Corner - Inbound
        600 m
      • Bus stop
        200 m
      Restaurants
      • Sunset Grill & Tap (cuisine: American, Mexican)
        170 m
      • Carlo's Cucina Italiana (cuisine: Italian)
        170 m
      Ski areas
      • Owl's Head
        4.4 km
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of rooms:
        44