Best of Boston

BEST Bed and Breakfast

2005 BEST Bed and Breakfast

The Charles Street Inn


Some people think B&Bs exist only in the country. This nine-room Beacon Hill inn proves otherwise. Its antique furniture, fireplaces, and four-poster beds impart old-world class, while DSL Internet, cable television, and whirlpool tubs offer modern comforts. Tall, narrow doors… read more»

2002 BEST Bed and Breakfast

The Gryphon House


Tucked away between Kenmore and the Back Bay on the quiet end of Bay State Road, this 1895 brownstone has been restored to a grand late-Victorian style—although the Victorians didn’t have air-conditioning, 27-inch televisions, and Ethernet connections to the Web…. read more»

2001 BEST Bed and Breakfast

Beacon Hill Hotel & Bistro


With an unbeatable Charles Street location and a truly intimate size, this newcomer is settling in quietly and with style. The 13 rooms are admittedly miniscule, but the brightly painted walls and textiles make them cozy. Details such as flat-screen… read more»