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Chic, stylish 1 BD Condo in the prestigious Bellevue Hotel on Beacon Hill

Bedrooms 1
Space 428 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 30 nights


About the property

Just renovated 1 BD next to State House with doorman, free Cable TV and Wifi.

When you arrive at Beacon Hill you will be in the center of Historic Boston. The State House will be at the top of the Hill, presidential with its Golden Dome. You know then that you have arrived at the most prestigious street of Boston. As you walk to the right you will find the historical building 21 Beacon, also known as Hotel Bellevue. Built in 1899 was of the first half of the century an elite hotel counts among its former tenants and guests the author Louisa May Alcott, who completed 'Little Women' while residing here, and John F. Kennedy launched his first congressional bid from the Bellevue. In the 1950s, a popular TV detective series '21 Beacon' was based on this prestigious address.

As you walk in the Lobby, you will be greeted by our friendly Doorman and be amazed by the exquisite refine elegance of its architecture and décor. You will be then ready to go take one of the elevators that will take you to the condo.

The unit has been completely renovated in February 2015. It is extremely comfortable and modern. It has decorative parquet floors, beautiful wood moldings, 9 foot high ceilings and large windows. It has 1 BR with a queen-sized sofa bed in the living area, accommodating a family of 2-4. A fold-out dinning table seats up to 8 for in-house dining.

New modern kitchen with convection microwave, coffeemaker, and refrigerator.

LED highlight lighting on wall and in art cases.

Cable TV and WiFi.

Common area rooftop with spectacular views of State House, Charles River, and Boston Common looking westward.

If you have not yet seen the video of the Condo, you can see it by pressing the video button on top of the main page picture.

Laundry facilities on each floor.

More Details

Marisa or Ken Krall
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 20, 2017

About Marisa or Ken Krall

Ken and Marisa Krall are longtime residents of the Boston area, although Marisa is originally from Spain. Having owned and operated a downtown Boston international school for over 25 years, they have housed over a thousand foreign and US guests in several properties.

Marisa or Ken Krall purchased this condo in 2014

Why Marisa or Ken Krall chose Beacon Hill

The Beacon Hill neighborhood has special significance for all long-time Bostonians; it is not unusual to find families that have called its cobblestone streets and Bristish-architecture buildings home since the early 1800s. In a 'young' county like the US, that's really saying something!

The rich fabric of history today manifests itself in the area's unparalleled elegance with cobblestone streets and a myriad of fine dining options within a five-minute walk.

The building itself houses two outstanding restaurants, a Japanese grill and sushi restaurant and a seafood bistro. Other renown dining establishments, such as the Parker House Hotel where the 'Boston cream pie' originated, are but a few minutes' walk.

We love being at the epicenter of the city's business, entertainment, and historical districts!

What makes this condo unique

21 Beacon is a unique address, centrally located and convenient to all Boston points of address. We own several properties in the Boston rental market, as well as maintain residences overseas. The addition of the 21 Beacon St. unit to the portfolio represents a signature urban destination that combines the old world elegance and charm of Beacon Hill with all the conveniences and excitement of modern urban living. Steps from shopping, restaurants, theatres, the Boston Common park, and The Freedom Trail. Looking towards the State House and Boston Common from the rooftop terrace on a warm summer evening made us realize that this property topped others that we had been considering.

We love being at the epicenter of the city's business, entertainment, and historical districts!


Beacon Hill Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 8
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 428 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Foldout queen size sofabed in living area sleeps 1-2
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • photography
  • shopping
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
A convenient and reasonable parking garage is located nearby at 275 Washington St. - Pi Alley. You can purchase a parking "permit" online in advance; register as "Hotel Guest". If you want to leave your car (no in-and-out) the rate is only $20.00 per 24-hour period. If you want in-and-out privileges the rate is $27.00 per day. Get online information in the "Links & Video" tab of VRBO.


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Chic, stylish 1 BD Condo in the prestigious Bellevue Hotel on Beacon Hill
average rating of 4.806452 based on 62 reviews
Franklin, OH

Exceptional location and roof deck views

  • 5 of 5

I couldn't have asked for a better place for our long weekend stay in Boston. This is the first time I have stayed in Boston and only taken the T once during the trip. It is centrally located and is very easy to walk to most of the Boston neighborhoods. If you prefer the T it's a short 2-3 walk. The unit itself was very cozy. We comfortably fit with 4 people with both the bed and pullout couch being very comfortable. The building is very quiet and we always felt safe. The view from the roof deck is simply amazing and you can see over the entire city. This was one of the selling points for me when choosing this property. We loved feeling like we were coming in and out of our "home" for the weekend instead of just a room to stay in.

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Lindsay for taking the time to review your stay at our Condo and for your kind words. We will be extremely happy to host you again if you happen to be in Boston. Marisa and Ken
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The location of this property makes it completely worth it!

  • 5 of 5

This beautiful condo is right in the middle of everywhere you want to be in Boston. No need for a car! We either walked or took public transportation to all of the fun attractions in this great city! Check out the rooftop garden, the view is amazing!

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent Location and Beautiful Condo

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for a long weekend in early Fall. The condo is well appointed and was everything that you note in the owners descriptions and images. The bed is super comfortable and the view from the rooftop was picturesque day or night. The condo windows face an internal space and this really decreased any external city noise at night, the building occupants are a mix of young professionals and older adults, so noise from the neighbors was not an issue either . The concierge Rosa was helpful and suggested several good places to eat in the surrounding Beacon Hill/Downtown area. Like most cities there was a Starbucks within a block, the "T" subway station was just down the street at the edge of Boston Common, and very easy to navigate to all the tourist attractions and Fenway. We thoroughly enjoyed running each morning in Boston Common and the "adjoining" Boston Public Gardens, the paths were easy hills, meandering among colorful flower beds and sculptures. Boston is a big city with a small town feel, it is pedestrian friendly, safe and clean. We will definitely return.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Great location perfect for a couple

  • 5 of 5

This apartment is perfect for a couple. The owners have thought of everything with clear instructions. We drove from Boston and found it a short walk from the parking garage they recommended.

The best part is the location. Not having been to Boston before we didn't appreciate the location of the apartment until we arrived. All of the tourist attractions are within walking distance. Sometimes you get lucky, this was one of those times.

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nivå, Denmark

Perfect location!

  • 4 of 5

Everything was within walking distance. Great building with a super view from the roof terrace. Apartment very comfortable with good lighting and nice furniture.

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nolensville, Tennessee

Fabulous Accomodatiions and Perfect Location

  • 5 of 5

The best experience ever with Homeaway/VRBO property stays. The condo is not only in the best area for visiting downtown Boston but it is beautifully decorated with everything you could possibly want. My wife and I have stayed in several of these rentals over the past 12 years and have never had a poor experience. However this one is at the top of our list. If I could give it 6 stars I would with no reservation. Thanks Marisa.

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fenway Park
Head Of The Charles Regatta
Boston Common
Newbury Street
Faneuil Hall
Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Logan Airport (Boston)
Nearest Barpub
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Boston Harbor Hotel Ferry
Nearest Train
1 Miles
North Station
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
93 and Route 1
Nearest Ski
54 Miles
Wachusett Mountain
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Carson Beach, So. Boston


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning fee $100

NOTE: Please note that for special Holidays - Boston Marathon week, the 4th of July holiday, Thanksgiving weekend, and Christmas week, the price will be $290.00 per night.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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