A hotel stay offers sweet respite from the day-to-day demands of homeownership, such as mowing the lawn and selecting an attractive area rug to cover the living-room sinkhole with. Take a break from tedious chores with today’s Groupon: for $139, you get a one-night stay for two adults and two children in a king or queen room at Royalton Suites (up to a $299 value).
The nonsmoking accommodations at Royalton Suites mingle historic brownstone features with modern amenities, such as high-definition televisions, WiFi, and newly refurbished baths. The boutique hotel maintains an air of antique charm with its high ceilings, intricate woodwork, original fireplaces, and 19th-century bogey gentlemen hiding in the closets. Each suite contains one king-size or two queen-size beds and features a unique layout and décor assembled from distinctive wallpapers, furnishings, and local artwork. Situated within walking distance of Fenway Park, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and the financial district, the quaint retreat also boasts close proximity to museums, restaurants, and Paul Revere’s backyard slip ‘n’ slide. Though not included in the Groupon, travelers can request shuttle transportation from and returning to Logan Airport for an additional fee ($75 round-trip).