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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 and Conference Center offers a 24-hour business center, computer hookups, and wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Built in 1925, the restored lobby still features the original marble double stairway.
Decorated in an inviting Old World style, guestrooms at Boston Common Hotel and Conference Center include TVs with HBO, coffeemakers, and Bath & Body Works products.
- Good location
- Walkability and proximity to public transit
- Helpful staff
- Comfy beds and overall room comfort
- Guestrooms weren't very spacious
Boston Common Hotel
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. Guests enjoy discounted access to a health club 1.5 blocks away.
A 24-hour business center offers wireless Internet access (surcharge) and computer hookups. The hotel has conference/meeting space with natural light, ergonomic chairs, and a full complement of audiovisual equipment.
Current laws prohibit smoking in any indoor areas, including guestrooms, and on guestroom balconies/patios. Smoking is permitted only in designated outdoor areas.
- 24-hour front desk
- Number of floors - 8
- Business center
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Free WiFi
- Luggage storage
- One meeting room
- Total number of rooms - 64
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Smoke-free property
- Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Self parking (surcharge)
- Air conditioning
- Cable TV service
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Coffee/tea maker
- Free weekday newspaper
- Designer toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Daily housekeeping
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Partially open bathroom
- Premium TV channels
- Shower/tub combination
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
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.
Legal Sea Foods
Bertucci's Brick Oven Ristorante
Smith & Wollensky
South Street Diner
Nearby Things to Do
Guests receive discounted access to a health club 1.5 blocks away.
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
Minimum check-in age is 21
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20 per night.
- 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.
- Self parking fee: USD 28 per day
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 20 per night
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