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The Lenox Hotel Boston
4.5 out of 5
61 Exeter Street, Boston, MA
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The price is $180 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (2,343 reviews)

"Love this hotel, it is beautiful inside, reminding me of a unique boutique hotel in London, not like the cookie cutter chains. Location is superb, right near Newbury Street which has cozy restaurants with outdoor dining. Because of Covid their restaurant was not open, but we got breakfast from Starbucks ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 20, 2020

The Lenox Hotel Boston
The Eliot Hotel
4 out of 5
370 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA
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The price is $215 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (2,019 reviews)

"The room was very good , the staff super nice , the lobby small , the restaurant is not my type of food . My stay was really good ."…"

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

The Eliot Hotel
Loews Boston Hotel
4 out of 5
154 Berkeley Street, Boston, MA
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The price is $159 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (2,003 reviews)

"Great location, safe and clean. Service was fantastic"…"

Reviewed on Apr 10, 2020

Loews Boston Hotel
Fairmont Copley Plaza, Boston
4.5 out of 5
138 Saint James Ave, Boston, MA
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4.5/5Wonderful! (1,000 reviews)
Wonderful

"Convenient to everything. Love visiting the dog down stairs. Clean and comfortable. Walking distance to the theater district"…"

Reviewed on Mar 27, 2020

Fairmont Copley Plaza, Boston
Newbury Guest House
3 out of 5
261 Newbury St, Boston, MA
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The price is $178 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (999 reviews)

"Excellent location on Newbury Street. Easy to walk to many fun locations from there. Manager was very receptive to my calls and emails prior to check in."…"

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020

Newbury Guest House
The College Club of Boston
3 out of 5
44 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA
The price is $143 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (762 reviews)

"My room had beautiful antique furniture, a large open window looking out on the common and the tea and afternoon tears were delicious 👍"…"

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2020

The College Club of Boston
The Westin Copley Place, Boston, a Marriott Hotel
4 out of 5
10 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA
The price is $187 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (2,064 reviews)
Best 4-star Hotel in Boston

"Excellent. I’ve stayed here two times now. I’ve stayed in dozens of hotels, and this is by far my favorite. One of the best, always top quality. Great selection of rooms. The corner rooms have a fantastic layout and amazing views of the city. I appreciate there being a desk and couch in each of these ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

The Westin Copley Place, Boston, a Marriott Hotel
The Colonnade Hotel Back Bay
4 out of 5
120 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA
The price is $269 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (1,485 reviews)

"Wonderful, walkable, but the pool wasn’t open. Nicely appointed room."…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

The Colonnade Hotel Back Bay
Charlesmark Hotel
3 out of 5
655 Boylston St, Boston, MA
The price is $128 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (998 reviews)

"Hotel was clean and cute, with a nice lounge bar/restaurant, a nice breakfast area (very simple breakfast) and fantastic location. Would definitely recommend and return for both business or leisure. Rooms are extremely small but clean. I do wish they would move away from disposable cups, plates and ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Charlesmark Hotel
Copley Square Hotel
4 out of 5
47 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA
The price is $169 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (2,174 reviews)

"Centrally based. Lovely room and breakfast buffet."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Copley Square Hotel
Sheraton Boston, a Marriott Hotel
4 out of 5
39 Dalton St, Boston, MA
The price is $178 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (5,067 reviews)

"With everything happening in the world, it was good to have a place to escape. The concierge couldn't be more helpful to ensure my check-in and my stay was a good one."…"

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2020

Sheraton Boston, a Marriott Hotel
Courtyard by Marriott Boston Copley Square
3 out of 5
88 Exeter St, Boston, MA
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The price is $185 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (466 reviews)

"Ideally located between Copley Square, Back Bay, and Boston Common. I had a corner room with a view on the 7th floor. Fabulous old building wonderfully housing a lovely hotel now. Bars, restaurants, shopping and history are literally feet away from the front door! Very nice staff; valet parking available. ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Boston Copley Square
The Newbury Boston
4.5 out of 5
15 Arlington St, Boston, MA
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4.2/5Very Good! (1,000 reviews)

"Peoperty was under renovation and that was disclosed on site. Onlu one elevator working. And limited services. The staff was amazing and kind and helpful. We will return again."…"

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2019

The Newbury Boston
Hilton Boston Back Bay
4 out of 5
40 Dalton St, Boston, MA
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The price is $135 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (2,239 reviews)

"Perfect location. Easy to walk to restaurants and shops. Pleased with how clean the hotel was. During the pandemic a mask is needed when in public space and social distancing is enforced. Rooms are not being cleaned daily at this time which is understandable, but Hilton needs to devise a way to exchange ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2020

Hilton Boston Back Bay
Boston Park Plaza
4 out of 5
50 Park Plaza at Arlington Street, Boston, MA
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The price is $152 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (7,223 reviews)

"TV did not work reliably. Technician unable to fix. Too late in the eve to bother asking for a room change and none was offered."…"

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2020

Boston Park Plaza
Copley House
3 out of 5
239 W Newton St, Boston, MA
The price is $220 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (999 reviews)
Great for short trips!

"My friends and I had a great time. It was put first time in Boston. This hotel had good reviews, a nice price, and once we visited it had more than we expected kitchen wise and offered comfortable sleeping means with a queen/king bed and additional pull out.Walking distance to just about anything ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Copley House
Hotel 140
3 out of 5
140 Clarendon St, Boston, MA
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The price is $116 per night
3.9/5Good! (1,000 reviews)

"The property was very central, staff were friendly and the breakfast was a bonud"…"

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2020

Hotel 140
The Midtown Hotel
2.5 out of 5
220 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA
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The price is $129 per night
3.7/5Good! (1,368 reviews)

"This hotel and a motel feel from the outside and the room I had was roomy, comfy, with microwave and fridge. It was great to pull right into parking and walk directly to registration. I would definitely stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

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Cheap Hotels in Back Bay

Discover cheap places to stay in Back Bay on Expedia.com and plan a getaway that stays within your budget. Back Bay is a destination that travelers visit for its major shopping area and stunning churches. You can browse a wide selection of accommodations offered at Expedia member prices to find the best deal for you. With our site's handy page filters, you can limit results by your price range, or by amenities that customers often look for like free breakfast and a swimming pool. If you're hoping for reasonable options around local sights, such as Copley Place or Prudential Tower, try out the location filters to narrow down your search. As you browse, click the heart button to save your favorites so that you can find them later when you're ready to book.

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Planning Your Trip to Back Bay

Haven't picked your travel dates? Learn more about the best months to go with these temperature and rainfall stats so you can plan around good weather.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 80°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 24°F
  • Rainiest months: March, November, October, and December, with an average rainfall of 4.01 inches
  • Driest months: February, August, January, and September, with an average rainfall of 3.35 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Back Bay

Back Bay attracts visitors with its major shopping area and stunning churches, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the popular local attractions that are highest on your list, such as Copley Place and Boston Public Garden, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Prudential Tower and Samuel Eliot Morrison Statue, or get outdoors at Boston Common.

Travelers also like Back Bay for its:
  • Architecture
  • Restaurants
  • Skyscrapers
  • Tours
  • Historical sites

Getting Around Back Bay

The nearest airport is 3.4 mi (5.4 km) from the city center in Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.). However, if that doesn't suit your budget, you can look into flights to Norwood, MA (OWD-Norwood Memorial), which is 12.3 mi (19.8 km) away. You can walk to nearby metro stations including Copley Station, Prudential Station, and Hynes Convention Center Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Back Bay like for travelers on a budget?
Check out low cost places to stay in Back Bay on Expedia.com and plan a getaway that stays within your budget. Back Bay is a destination that travelers visit for its major shopping area and stunning churches. You can scroll through a variety of hotels and other accommodations with special member prices and Expedia Rates to find the best deal for you. Guided by our site’s convenient page filters, you can search by your price range, or by popular amenities like free breakfast and free parking. If you’re hoping for reasonable options around local sights, such as Prudential Tower or Copley Place, try out the location filters to narrow down your search. While you browse, use the heart button to save your favorites so that you can come back to them and make your final decision. Need a flight or a car for your trip? Take your pick of the vacation packages available under Bundle and Save and discover more amazing deals when you book your transportation at the same time.
How many cheap hotels can I expect to find in Back Bay?
Choose a hotel that suits your wallet among Expedia’s 18 budget hotels in Back Bay.
What is there to see and do in Back Bay?
Back Bay attracts visitors with its major shopping area and fantastic dining options, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the popular local attractions that are highest on your list, such as Prudential Tower and Copley Place, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. Enjoy the local natural beauty at Boston Common and Boston Public Garden, or check out the area’s cultural spots like Boston Symphony Hall.
What's the best way to get around Back Bay?
The closest airport is 3.4 mi (5.4 km) away from the center in Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.). However, if that doesn’t suit your budget, you can book a flight to Boston, MA (BNH-Boston Harbor Seaplane Base), located 2.8 mi (4.5 km) away. You can take advantage of metro transit at Copley Station, Prudential Station, and Hynes Convention Center Station.

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