Mariners House


11 North Sq
Boston, MA 02113 Boston Rate and review
Is This Your Listing? Are you the owner of Mariners House in Boston Massachusetts? Send us more details! Claim Your Business Or Contact Us


The Mariner's House is a historic hotel at 11 North Square in Boston, Massachusetts.It was built in 1847 by the Boston Port Society and operated as a boarding house for sailors by the Boston Seaman's Aid Society and the Port Society's chaplain, Father Taylor. Today it maintains the role of an inexpensive hotel for merchant mariners on active duty. It offers short term accommodations (maximum stay 13 days) starting at $65 including breakfast to guests who can prove that they are actively working in the merchant marine.The building was described in the 1850s: "This is a noble edifice of 4 stories, erected by the Boston Port Society, and leased to the Seamans' Aid Society : it contains 40 rooms over the basement story : the building is 40 feet square, with a wing extending 70 feet of three stories; in the basement is a storage room for seamens' luggage, kitchen; laundry and bathing room: in the wing, is a spacious dining hall for seating an hundred persons ': it has a chapel for morning and evening services arid where social, religious meetings are held every Wednesday evening under the care of Rev. E. T. Taylor : a reading and news room, with a good library to which accessions are daily making; and a store for the sale of sailors' clothing: the building and land cost about $38,000, and it has been furnished at a cost of about $21,000, by the generous contributions of the Unitarian Churches of Boston and vicinity; a good supply of water is on the estate, and two force pumps supp

Frequently Asked Questions

Places You Should Consider

Mariners House Photos

People Connected

Is Mariners House one of your Favorite Places?

Add to My Connections

Plug Updates

Say Something or Ask a Question about Mariners House

Recommended Ratings & Reviews

11111 Service
11111 Cleanliness
11111 Bang for your Buck
11111 Parking & Accessibility
Rate & Review

Related places

31 St. James Ave. Suite 770, Boston MA, 02116
We offer language immersion programs in carefully chosen study locations around the world. Students of all ages and levels can study Spanish, French, Italian,...
Boston MA, 02101
Boston Party Tours has a fleet of party buses available to charter for a unique night on the town. You get a first class ride on one of the Ultimate Boston...
69 Boston Street, Boston MA, 02125
Official site of Holiday Inn Express Boston. Stay Smart, rest, and recharge at Holiday Inn Express - Best Price Guarantee.
107 Merrimac St, Boston MA, 02114 Experience our stylish boutique hotel in downtown Boston. Situated on the iconic Bulfinch triangle, the Boxer is perfectly nestled...

Join My Community would like to send you latest updates