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The Golden Slipper, B&B Afloat and Charter

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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
5 guests
2 nights minimum
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*** Celebrating 28 Years in Business as Boston's Original B&B Afloat *** If you are looking for an absolutely unique and romantic getaway experience to celebrate a birthday, anniversary, engagement, or wedding, the Golden Slipper awaits. It is an ideal romantic getaway for two, but also a fun adventure for four. The Golden Slipper, Boston's B&B Afloat is a traditional Catalina Chris Craft. The 40-foot Yacht is located at Lewis Wharf, in the heart of historic Boston. The boat stays moored at the slip and you come and go as you please. This is a private yacht accommodating up to six guests. A continental breakfast is included, and cruises of Boston Harbor and dinners are available upon request, during your stay. The Golden Slipper offers a unique bed and breakfast experience, with the ...*** Celebrating 28 Years in Business as Boston's Original B&B Afloat *** If you are looking for an absolutely unique and romantic getaway experience to celebrate a birthday, anniversary, engagement, or wedding, the Golden Slipper awaits. It is an ideal romantic getaway for two, but also a fun adventure for four. The Golden Slipper, Boston's B&B Afloat is a traditional Catalina Chris Craft. The 40-foot Yacht is located at Lewis Wharf, in the heart of historic Boston. The boat stays moored at the slip and you come and go as you please. This is a private yacht accommodating up to six guests. A continental breakfast is included, and cruises of Boston Harbor and dinners are available upon request, during your stay. The Golden Slipper offers a unique bed and breakfast experience, with the opportunity to cruise Boston Harbor for a day or sunset cruise. Located at our very secure, locked marina you're within a short 10-minute walk to Faneuil Hall Marketplace, the Freedom Trail, The New England Aquarium, the trolley, Historical Monuments and Museums and Boston's Little Italy, the North End. A DVD player is available, along with a library of DVD movies for the use of our guests. CD player also available. Climate control: There is an air conditioning unit in the main salon, and the staterooms have fans. The Golden Slipper is convenient to many nearby attractions and activities, including sailing schools, bicycle rentals, whale watching cruises, and guided national and state park tours. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: C0222590351More
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About the Owner
Gretchen A
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:78%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:September 2010
Interaction with guests
The boat stays moored at the slip and you come and go as you please. Your host will not be on-site, but will be available via phone if needed during your stay.
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Reviewed 17 September 2019

My wife surprised me with a birthday weekend in Boston and, while we often stay at b&bs, this was a boat docked on Lewis Wharf in Boston. Fantastic location as we could walk everywhere! 25 minute walk from north station which helped so much as...More

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 18 July 2019

I am a repeat guest and Stayed on the GoldenSlipper with friends. We took the Ferry to Spectacle island to hike,enjoy the beach & view the city skyline from the harbor. The abundant sea glass is overwhelmingly beautiful! Returning to the aft deck for cocktail...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Moonmaidencancer
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Reviewed 13 July 2019

Our family wanted to visit Boston after many years. We couldn’t have found a better location and experience than with Gretchen and the Golden Slipper. It was steps away from the North End and Aquarium (including the aquarium T stop). Gretchen also accommodated my daughters...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Sumpaz
Escape398841, VR Owner at The Golden Slipper, B&B Afloat and Charter, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2019

Thank you so much! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay in Boston!

Reviewed 24 August 2018

We stayed in the Golden Slipper towards the latter end of a 3-week tour in the USA. We wanted our own corner to relax in, our own space in which to have a slow start each day if we wanted and somewhere central to whatever...More

Date of stay: October 2017
1  Thank Sal750
Management response:Responded 25 August 2018

Glad you had a positive experience that we want to give our guests .Being in such a superior location and enjoying a unique ,novel adventure while touring Boston is the only way to go !always welcome back .thanks, Gretchen

Reviewed 25 July 2018

Thank you for a fantastic experience! We love Boston, it is such a beautiful city and we have stayed in hotels all over town, but never on a yacht docked next to the fabulous North End. This is a hidden gem! The boat is comfortable,...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank beachvacay-tion
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
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About the neighbourhood
The Golden Slipper is ideally located within a short ten-minute walk to Faneuil Hall Marketplace, the Freedom Trail, the New England Aquarium, the trolley, historical monuments and museums, and Boston's Little Italy, the North End. The Golden Slipper is convenient to many nearby attractions and activities, including sailing schools, bicycle rentals, whale watching cruises, and guided historical tours. Overnight parking (paid) is available at our safe, secure marina.
Getting around
MBTA transit stops near Lewis Wharf: Commercial St/Fleet St, Atlantic Ave/Commercial Wharf. Rowes Wharf Water Transport and Boston Harbor Cruises provide year-round water taxi services across and around Boston Harbor.
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