Abercrombie's Farrington Inn
The Farrington is a small guest house with air conditioned private rooms and dorm beds (in season). Located right on the Green Train of the Boston Subway system, the Farrington is an economical choice in one of the most expensive cities in the world. - all sheets and towels included
- telephones and televisions in all private rooms
- unlimited local phone service
- free luggage storage
- some private rooms have kitchenettes
Prices include unlimited local phone service and parking subject to availability. Please note- prices do NOT include tax.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 hour reception
- 24 hour security
- Air Conditioning
- Cable TV
- Common Room
- Free Internet Access
- Free Parking
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Internet Access
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
DirectionsShow MapHide Map
From the west: Follow interstate #90 (Massachusetts Turnpike) from the west, get off at Exit #18 (Brighton-Cambridge)
From the North or South: Follow interstate #93 into Boston, and right in the center of the city you will see signs for the Massachusetts Turnpike or Mass Pike (I-90). Get on I-90, and then get off at the first exit (Brighton-Cambridge).
Follow the Brighton Cambridge exit until you see signs for ALLSTON, go this way to the fourth traffic light, and then turn left. Go down this street, and the very first street on the left is FARRINGTON AVENUE. It does have a sign. Turn left onto Farrington, and we are the fifth building on the right, number 23. Our parking lot is just BEFORE the building, so don't miss it.
TAKING THE SUBWAY
From the Bus Station (South Station): Walk over to the section of the station where the trains are, to the main concourse, (where all the food vendors are) and then follow the directions below for the AMTRAK trains from South Station.
From AMTRAK trains arriving at South Station: Walk to the main concourse (where all the food vendors are); you will see a clock. Under the clock there is a stairs, go down the stairs to the subway. Take the train to the Park Street Station, get off there, go up one flight of stairs, and take the GREEN TRAIN
From AMTRAK trains arriving at Back Bay Station: Walk out the station exiting the doors on Dartmouth Street. Turn right on Dartmouth St., and walk two blocks until you see a green sign for the Subway. Go underground, on the OUTBOUND side, and take the GREEN TRAIN
Take the GREEN TRAIN, and be careful, there are five different GREEN trains, (A,B,C,D,E). Take the GREEN TRAIN B, it also says BOSTON COLLEGE. Get off at Harvard Avenue.
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Green subway train