Newbury Guest House
3 stars

Newbury Guest House

261 Newbury Street, Boston, MA 02116, United States
+1 617 670 6000

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based on 624 reviews

Newbury Guest House
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Wed 3/6
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About Newbury Guest House

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Guests visiting Boston can check out the Newbury Guest House, located in the historic Back Bay neighborhood. The hotel sits on Newbury Street, which is the most popular walking street in the city. Back Bay neighborhood is lined with 19th-century townhouses and buildings that include residential properties, art galleries, cafes and coffee shops, restaurants, boutiques, and more. This hotel occupies three connected townhouses, offering plenty of space for guests to spread out and enjoy their stay in Boston. Guests can also visit the nearby Boston Public Library, Trinity Church, and the John Hancock all-glass skyscraper, as well as Copley Square.

Newbury Guest House was opened in 1990 as a welcoming, local accommodation that offers small-town charms and historical inspiration in all the designs. The hotel offers 32 guest rooms including four different types of accommodations. Rooms all include free WiFi and flat-screen TVs. Suites include refrigerators, bay windows, and other upgraded amenities. Concierge services are available at the front desk to assist with sightseeing recommendations, booking tickets, and information about day trips, cruises, and other excursions in the area.

This boutique hotel is close to all of the best things to see and do in Boston. The most popular excursion is the Freedom Trail, which runs from the State House at Beacon Hill to the Old State House, Old North Church, U.S.S. Constitution, Bunker Hill Monument, Paul Revere’s House, and other notable historic stops along the way showcasing the history of Colonial Boston and honoring the famous Bostonians of centuries past.

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Latest deals for Newbury Guest House

Sat 3/2
Wed 3/6
King room
1 king bed
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1 king bed
Standard room
1 queen bed
1 queen bed
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Deluxe room
1 queen bed
1 queen bed
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Queen room
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Luxury room
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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.

Prices are based on 1 night, not including taxes and fees

Amenities at Newbury Guest House

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Toothbrush
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Tour desk
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24hr front desk

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV
  • DVD player

Accessibility and suitability

  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs


  • Wine glasses
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining table


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Fax
  • Laptop safe
  • Desk


  • Seating area
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available


  • Alarm clock
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Private parking


  • Iron and ironing board

Family friendly

  • Books, DVDs, music for children

Reviews of Newbury Guest House

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10.0 Wonderful
Pros:The staff was very friendly and accommodating. They made us feel very welcomed and had great suggestions for places to eat in the area. The location was perfect to be able to walk to get food, go shopping, and catch the trolley to do some sightseeing.
8.5 Very good
Pros:I love a good bed and breakfast. While the buffet style breakfast is simple, it is all you can eat and delicious: French toast, mixed fruit, scrambled eggs, sausage, croisants, orange juice, tea, coffee... mm mm good.
9.7 Wonderful
Pros:Feel like I found a gem! Great location, very comfortable, good value. We loved having lunch at the Roost the day we arrived and dinner a couple of nights was excellent. And the Patisserie!!
10.0 Wonderful
Pros:Clean, new, and close to Back Bay activities. My colleagues stated at the Mandarin a block away but I booked late for a small percentage of the price.
Cons:Breakfast starts at 7:30.
10.0 Wonderful
Pros:croissants/view from room/location
9.4 Wonderful
Pros:Very comfortable, clean room. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was delicious and plentiful. Location was outstanding.


261 Newbury Street, Boston, MA 02116

What's nearby

  • Boston Public Garden0.7 mi
  • Fenway Park0.7 mi
  • Charles River Esplanade0.8 mi
  • Museum of Fine Arts0.9 mi
  • Boston Common1 mi
  • Freedom Trail1.1 mi
  • Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum1.1 mi
  • Museum of Science1.4 mi
  • Old State House1.5 mi
  • New England Holocaust Memorial1.6 mi
  • Faneuil Hall Marketplace1.6 mi
  • Quincy Market1.6 mi



Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


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Top tips for your stay at Newbury Guest House

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Newbury Guest House, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in January and December.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Newbury Guest House, plan to stay on a Monday or Tuesday. The most expensive day is usually Thursday.
  • The cheapest price a room at Newbury Guest House was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $182, while the most expensive was $262.
  • How long should you stay at Newbury Guest House? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 2 days.

FAQs when booking at Newbury Guest House

  • Where is Newbury Guest House located?

    Newbury Guest House is located at 261 Newbury Street in Back Bay, 1.5 miles from the center of Boston. Boston Public Garden is the closest landmark to Newbury Guest House.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Newbury Guest House?

    Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 12:00 PM at Newbury Guest House.

  • Does Newbury Guest House offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Newbury Guest House offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Newbury Guest House from the airport?

    Newbury Guest House is 1.9 miles from Boston Harbor SPB. Newbury Guest House is 3.8 miles from Boston Logan Intl.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Newbury Guest House hotel deals?

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Distance to city center

1.5 mi

Nearest Airport

Boston Harbor SPB

Distance to airport

2.1 mi