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The Golden Slipper B&B Afloat, 2 bed/2 bath

Boat hosted by Gretchen
5 guests2 bedrooms3 beds2 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the boat to yourself.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Great communication
94% of recent guests rated Gretchen 5-star in communication.
Outstanding hospitality
9 recent guests complimented Gretchen for outstanding hospitality.
If you are looking for a unique getaway, the Golden Slipper awaits! Welcome aboard!

The space
The Golden Slipper has 2 private State Rooms. The aft cabin offers a spacious walk around queen sized bed with a private bathroom that includes a bathtub and shower. The forward berth has a full sized bed and a private bathroom with a shower only. The comfortable main salon offers a roomy galley and a spacious sofa that can be converted to a double bed. Thus, the boat can accommodate up to 6 people.

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 TV with a DVD player is available, along with a library of DVD movies for the use of our guests. CD player also available. (Please note: there is no satellite or cable service.)

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.

Bed & Breakfast Rates - Nightly
(two-night minimum stay)
1 or 2 guests - $275.00
3 guests - $335.00
4 guests - $395.00
5 guests - $455.00

Vacation Rental Rates - Weekly
1 or 2 people $1855
3 people $2275
4 people (max) $2695
All rates are subject to change.

Boston Harbor Island Cruises: Inquire about availability!

Food & Drink: A breakfast basket is included for your enjoyment. You are welcome to bring your own food and drink, have it catered, or we would encourage you to check out the local restaurants! Catered dockside dinners can be arranged - please contact us to discuss this ahead of time.

Parking: Marina parking is available to our guests at a rate of $30.00 per 24-hour period.

B&B Rental Policies & Payment Information

Two-night minimum stay (inquire about one-night stays, availability not guaranteed)
Season - Open May 1 to October 31
Check-in 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Check out by 11:00 AM
Late check-in fee: $40.00 (later than 9:00 p.m.)

Credit cards are accepted through PayPal - send payment to
50% deposit (Full payment in advance for 1-night stay) - payable by credit card through PayPal, or by mailing a check
Balance payable on arrival in cash or travellers check, or ten days in advance through PayPal.
Cancellations 4 weeks in advance for a full refund of deposit; thereafter, deposit will be returned upon re-booking

Contact us to inquire about family, senior (5%), and military (10%) discounts!
Children ages 5+ are welcome.

Smoking: Permitted only on the outside deck.
Pets: We cannot accommodate pets.
Accessibility: Please be aware that there is a ramp to access the docks which is affected by the tide, and there are stairs to enter the boat itself. The marina itself is accessed through a locked gate.

Guest access
Guests have the entire boat to themselves for their stay.

Other things to note
Late arrivals: There will be a $40.00 service fee for arrivals later than 9:00 p.m.

Licence number
Exempt: This listing is a hotel or motel
If you are looking for a unique getaway, the Golden Slipper awaits! Welcome aboard!

The space
The Golden Slipper has 2 private State Rooms. The aft cabin offers a spacious walk around qu…

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Common spaces
1 double bed


Air conditioning
Smoke alarm
Paid parking off premises
Private entrance
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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4.77 out of 5 stars from 103 reviews
4.77 (103 reviews)



Waterfront, Boston, Massachusetts

Hosted by Gretchen

Joined in March 2010
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Hello I am Gretchen and I´ll be more than happy to welcome you!
During your stay
I or my staff are available for assistance by phone but will not be on-site unless needed.
  • Policy number: Exempt: This listing is a hotel or motel
  • Language: English
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within an hour
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: 2:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.
Checkout: 11:00 a.m.
Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events