The Farrington Inn - Boston

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

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking
Luggage storage
24-hour
TV

Flat-screen TV

Check-in/ Check-out

Express check-in/ -out

Facilities for kids

Cribs available

No pets allowed

Overview

The 2-star The Farrington Inn boasts a convenient location near Fenway Park, which is around 2.9 km away. The hotel is a good example of historical architecture in Boston.

The hotel is placed 25 minutes' walk from Harvard Square. The venue is set within 6 km from Boston city center.

Logan International airport is situated within a 20-minute drive from The Farrington Inn.

Rooms

There are 44 guestrooms featuring budget shared bathroom flat, shared bathroom flat and private flat equipped with individual climate control, cable TV, a writing table, an iron with ironing board and IDD phone. The rooms come with private bathrooms featuring 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

Guests can make use of free self parking, a baggage storage and a safe deposit box on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   44.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No 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 / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 4 years
Existing bedding FREE
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel The Farrington Inn - Boston Boston location
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Hotel Address:

23 Farrington Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02134

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City Center
  • Boston
    5.1 km
Airports
  • Logan International (BOS)
    10.3 km
  • Worcester Regional Airport (ORH)
    62.1 km
Train Stations
  • Beacon Street Station
    2.7 km
  • Boston North Station
    5.9 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

The Farrington Inn photos Room
Budget Shared Bathroom Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Room Description:

This room offers a flat-screen cable TV and air conditioning.

The Farrington Inn photos Room
Budget Shared Bathroom Flat
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Room Description:

This room offers a flat-screen cable TV and air conditioning.

Shared Bathroom Flat
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds

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Room Description:

This room offers a flat-screen cable TV and air conditioning.

Private Flat
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

This room offers a flat-screen cable TV and air conditioning. This room features a private bathroom.

The Farrington Inn Location

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What's nearby

Sport related

  • Agganis Arena1.1 km
  • Scullers Jazz Club1.2 km

Stadiums

  • Nickerson Field800 m

Parks

  • Beacon Trotting Park1.0 km

Universities, Institutes

  • Rets Electronics School1.0 km
  • Bryman Institute1.2 km
  • Saint Elizabeths School-Nurse1.5 km

Medical care and Hospitals

  • Kindred Hospital-Boston1.1 km
  • St Elizabeth's Medical Center1.5 km

Food and meals

  • The Paradise Rock Club900 m

Underground stations

  • Harvard Ave - Inbound400 m
  • Packards Corner - Inbound500 m
  • Griggs St - Outbound700 m
  • Allston St - Outbound800 m
  • Warren St - Inbound1.0 km
  • Saint Paul St - Inbound1.2 km
  • Boston Univ West - Inbound1.4 km
  • Summit Ave - Inbound1.5 km
  • Washington St - Outbound1.5 km
  • Coolidge Corner - Inbound1.5 km
  • Brandon Hall - Outbound1.6 km

Local attractions

  • Brookline Booksmith1.5 km
    279 Harvard St
  • World\'s Only Curious George Store2.3 km
    1 Jfk St
  • Harvard Cooperative Society2.3 km
    1400 Massachusetts Ave
  • Harvard Square2.3 km
    Cambridge, MA 02138
  • Porter Square2.3 km
    Cambridge, MA

Near the hotel

  • John F. Kennedy National Historic Site1.0 km
    83 Beals St
  • Coolidge Corner Theater1.5 km
    290 Harvard St., Brookline

Restaurants nearby

  • Sunset Grill & Tap170 m

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

    65% likes this, based on 134 reviews
    Cuisine: American, Mexican
    Price Range: INR 64 - INR 1 354

  • Ariana Restaurant in Boston150 m

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

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

  • Le's170 m

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

    76% likes this, based on 42 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai, Vietnamese
    Price Range: INR 128 - INR 1 096

  • Carlo's Cucina Italiana170 m

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

    74% likes this, based on 87 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: INR 1 483 - INR 2 063

  • Camino Real Colombian Restaurant130 m

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

    66% likes this, based on 41 reviews
    Cuisine: Colombian
    Price Range: INR 451 - INR 838

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    44
Cities nearby
  • Arlington hotels - 10 km
  • Cambridge hotels - 4 km
  • Revere hotels - 7 km
  • Brookline hotels - 6 km
  • Malden hotels - 7 km
  • Somerville hotels - 5 km
  • Watertown hotels - 10 km
  • Chelsea hotels - 4 km
  • Winthrop hotels - 7 km
  • Medford hotels - 8 km

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 95 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, Massachusetts, United States, 02134

Get directions
City Center
  • Boston
    5.1 km
Airports
  • Logan International (BOS)
    10.3 km
  • Worcester Regional Airport (ORH)
    62.1 km
Train Stations
  • Beacon Street Station
    2.7 km
  • Boston North Station
    5.9 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