The Christopher Boston, MA

Hotel Details and Family Reviews

476 Columbus Ave
Boston, MA 02118

The Christopher, Exterior

The Christopher, Exterior

The The Christopher is a Bed & Breakfast located in the city of Boston, Massachusetts. The nearest airport is Boston Logan Intl. Airport (Airport Code: BOS), a distance of about 3.6 miles from the bed & breakfast. This bed & breakfast has a total of 9 guest rooms. Check in time is at 3 PM and check out time is 11 AM. Call ahead in case there are any changes, or if you need late check-out. Complimentary breakfast is served each morning and is included with each guest reservation.

There are several family restaurants close to the bed & breakfast, including Charlie's Sandwich Shoppe, Anchovies and Claremont Cafe. Select the above Restaurants tab for a more complete list of Boston restaurants in the area and their distances from The Christopher.

Guests may wish to visit nearby Boston Arenas, Museums and/or Botanical Gardens within a short drive from this bed & breakfast, including the Matthews Arena - Northeastern University, Boston Public Library and Mary Baker Eddy Library. Select the Tots and Travel Attractions tab above for a more complete list of nearby Boston attractions and their distances from The Christopher.

Family Features

Need to heat up your kids food or warm your baby's milk bottle? In room microwaves are available in some of the hotel rooms. Refrigerators are available, an economical option for most families. Rooms can be booked with a kitchen which is especially convenient for families travelling with a baby or young children. A kitchenette comes with certain rooms for familes with young children that need the conveniences of home. Overall, Tots and Travel has found The Christopher ranks excellent on our family/kid friendly scale.

Hotel Room Features Include: Laundry service, Fireplace, Private Bathroom, Kitchenette, En suite, TV, Wireless Internet, Microwave, Cable / Satellite TV and Coffee Tea Maker

Hotel Amenities Include: Fitness Facilities

Business Features Include: Wireless Internet

Weather & Climate
When visiting in the Spring and Fall, one can expect average daytime temperatures of about 60 degrees, and nighttime lows of 44. Daytime temperatures in the Summer average 78 degrees, while Winter daytime temperatures are about 39. We recommend checking the Boston, MA weather forecast and information to determine proper attire before travelling on your family vacation.

  • The Christopher is located in Boston, Mass.
  • Less than one half mile from Boston Children's Theatre
  • Within three miles of Carson Beach
  • Three miles from Harvard University
  • Contemporary style bed and breakfast
  • Complimentary breakfast baskets with coffees, teas and breakfast snacks
  • Complimentary wireless Internet access
  • Laundry facilities
  • Walk up building with common roof deck
  • Cable television and VCRs
  • Access to a rooftop deck
  • Private marble bathrooms
  • Kitchenettes with refrigerators, coffeemakers and microwave ovens
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Attractions near The Christopher Boston, MA


Matthews Arena Northeastern University Boston Massachusetts

Matthews Arena - Northeastern University - Boston

0.3 miles from property
Matthews Arena, located in Boston, Massachusetts, is the oldest surviving indoor ice hockey arena, and the oldest multi-purpose athletic building still in use, in the world.



Mary Baker Eddy Library Boston Massachusetts

Mary Baker Eddy Library - Boston

0.4 miles from property
The Mary Baker Eddy Library is a lending library and museum as well as the repository for the papers of Mary Baker Eddy, an influential American author, teacher, and religious leader who founded Christian Science. It is located on Massachusetts Avenue in Boston, Massachusetts and housed in a portion of the eleven-story structure originally built for The Christian Science Publishing Society, part of the Christian Science Center complex.
Boston Public Library Massachusetts

Boston Public Library - Boston

0.5 miles from property
The Boston Public Library is a municipal public library system in Boston, Massachusetts. It was the first publicly supported municipal library in the US, the first large library open to the public in the US, and the first public library to allow people to borrow books and other materials and take them home to read and use. The Boston Public Library is also the library of last recourse of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts; all adult residents of the state are entitled to borrowing and research privileges, and the library receives state funding.
Gibson House Museum Boston Massachusetts

Gibson House Museum - Boston

0.8 miles from property
The Gibson House Museum is a historic house museum located at 137 Beacon Street in the Back Bay, Boston, Massachusetts. It preserves the 1860 building occupied by three generations of the Gibson family.


Museum Of Fine Arts Boston Massachusetts

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston - Boston

0.9 miles from property
The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, Massachusetts, is one of the largest museums in the US, attracting over one million visitors a year. It contains over 450,000 works of art, making it one of the most comprehensive collections in the Americas.


Boston Public Garden Massachusetts

Boston Public Garden - Boston

0.9 miles from property
The Public Garden, which is also referred to as Boston Public Garden, is a large park located in the heart of Boston, Massachusetts, adjacent to Boston Common.




Dillaway-Thomas House - Roxbury

1.1 miles from property
Roxbury Heritage State Park is a history-themed heritage park in the oldest part of Roxbury, a former town annexed in 1868 by Boston, Massachusetts. It is anchored by the Dillaway–Thomas House, a large colonial structure built in 1750 and thought to be the oldest surviving house in Roxbury. The location includes an adjacent 1-acre landscaped park with views of the Boston skyline, and is part of the Metropolitan Park System of Greater Boston, .
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Boston Massachusetts

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum - Boston

1.1 miles from property
The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum or Fenway Court is a museum in the Fenway-Kenmore neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts, located within walking distance of the Museum of Fine Arts and near the Back Bay Fens. The museum has a collection of over 2,500 works of European, Asian and American art, including paintings, sculpture, tapestries, and decorative arts. It frequently hosts exhibits of historic and contemporary art.
Boston Athenæum Massachusetts

Boston Athenæum - Boston

1.3 miles from property
Boston Athenæum is one of the oldest independent libraries in the US. It is also one of only sixteen extant membership libraries, meaning that patrons pay a yearly subscription fee to use the Athenaeum's services. The institution was founded in 1807 by the Anthology Club of Boston, Massachusetts.



Nichols House Museum - Boston

1.3 miles from property
Nichols House Museum is a museum in Boston, Massachusetts. It was designed by the architect, Charles Bulfinch, and built by Jonathan Mason, the politician, in 1804. The building was renovated in 1830. The museum is named for Rose Standish Nichols, the renowned landscape gardener, suffragist, pacifist, and member of the Cornish Art Colony, who lived in the house between 1885 and 1960. She left the house to be used as a museum after her death.
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Restaurants near The Christopher Boston, MA

This is a list of nearby Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers in order by distance from the bed & breakfast, including Bar & Grill Restaurants and Pizza Restaurants. Bon appetít!


Dunkin Donuts

   0.2 miles from property
800 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02199

Boston Chowda CO

   0.2 miles from property
800 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02199

Gourmet India

   0.2 miles from property
800 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02199

Brasserie Jo

   0.2 miles from property
120 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02116

Copley Place Residences Front Desk

   0.2 miles from property
16 Harcourt Street
Boston, MA 02116

Bob the Chef's

   0.3 miles from property
604 Columbus Ave
Boston, MA 02118

Legal Sea Foods - Restaurants- Copley Place

   0.3 miles from property
100 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02116

Claddagh Restaurant

   0.3 miles from property
113 Dartmouth Street
Boston, MA 02116


   0.3 miles from property
110 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02116


   0.3 miles from property
569 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02118
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