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Get an overview of this hotel1 block from Copley Square in Boston's Back Bay

Popular property highlights

Business center
Smoke Free
24/7 Desk

Walk to Boston Common

Located in Boston's prestigious Back Bay neighborhood, this small hotel is 1 block from Copley Square, 3 blocks from stylish Newbury Street, and 6 blocks from Boston Common and the Public Garden.

Business friendly hotel

The Boston Common Hotel offers reasonably priced accommodations in the heart of Back Bay. Steps from Boston's Back Bay Station and everything else the area has to offer, the Boston Common Hotel is perfectly situated for the budget-minded traveler.e stairway.

Traditional style

Decorated in an inviting Old World style, guestrooms at Boston Common Hotel and Conference Center include TVs.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Built as a private club in 1925, the Boston Common Hotel and Conference Center is in Boston's Back Bay neighborhood, a block from Copley Square. Newbury Street, lined with upscale shops, is a three-block stroll. The Public Garden, with its famous Swan Boats, and historic Boston Common are six blocks away.

Restaurants to suit every budget and taste are within walking distance.

Current laws prohibit smoking in any indoor areas, including guestrooms, and on guestroom balconies/patios. Smoking is permitted only in designated outdoor areas.

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Business center 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Total number of rooms - 64 
  • One meeting room 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Television 
  • Cable TV service 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Desk 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Partially open bathroom 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

The Boston Common Hotel and Conference Center does not have its own restaurant, but numerous dining options to suit every taste and budget are nearby.

Nearby restaurants:

Legal Sea Foods

Bertucci's Brick Oven Ristorante

Smith & Wollensky


South Street Diner

Nearby Things to Do

Boston Common and the Public Garden, six blocks from the hotel, are perfect spots for a brisk stroll. The Common's history dates back to 1634, when the area was designated a common pasture. A leisurely ride on the Public Garden's Swan Boats is a delight for all ages. Seven blocks from the hotel, the path along the Charles River on the Boston side is popular with runners and walkers.

The recreational opportunities listed below are available on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No onsite parking is available.
No rollaway/extra beds available
Only service animals are allowed

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