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Top Boston Historic Hotels

The Kendall Hotel
3 out of 5
350 Main Street, Cambridge, MA
The price is $162 per night
4.8/5Exceptional! (996 reviews)

"Old world charm. The staff were extremely helpful under the circumstances (COVID-19)."…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

The Kendall Hotel
The Lenox Hotel Boston
4.5 out of 5
61 Exeter Street, Boston, MA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $171 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (999 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
Fairmont Copley Plaza, Boston
4.5 out of 5
138 Saint James Ave, Boston, MA
The price is $259 per night
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
Hawthorne Hotel
3.5 out of 5
18 Washington Square W, Salem, MA
The price is $138 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (990 reviews)

"The staff were super helpful and friendly. I only wish there were sanitizer publicly available on the floors. There were signs encouraging people to use sanitizer before and after using the elevator. On the lobby level, there was sanitizer positioned right next to the elevator. I was expecting the ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 3, 2020

Hawthorne Hotel
The College Club of Boston
3 out of 5
44 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA
The price is $143 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (763 reviews)

"Great enviroment, impressive history behind the club. Really appreciated the experience!"…"

Reviewed on Apr 6, 2020

The College Club of Boston
Hilton Boston Downtown/Faneuil Hall
4 out of 5
89 Broad St, Boston, MA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $127 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (1,025 reviews)
Birthday Weekend

"Stayed at this Hilton man times! Love the location, breakfast and bed is super comfy!!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Hilton Boston Downtown/Faneuil Hall
Kimpton Nine Zero Hotel
4.5 out of 5
90 Tremont St, Boston, MA
Free Cancellation
The price is $180 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (997 reviews)

"really enjoyed everything about our stay. location, clenliness, breakfast and staff were all great. valet drivers were extemely good. very close quarters and the juggling of vehicles looked difficult but they made the experience great."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Kimpton Nine Zero Hotel
The Liberty, a Marriott Luxury Collection Hotel, Boston
5 out of 5
215 Charles St, Boston, MA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $143 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (995 reviews)

"During COVID times they did a great job with service. Beautiful lobby and great views of the Charles from the room"…"

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2020

The Liberty, a Marriott Luxury Collection Hotel, Boston
The Ames Boston Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton
3.5 out of 5
1 Court Street, Boston, MA
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4.3/5Excellent! (998 reviews)

"Clean with good service. No complaint. I’ll recommend."…"

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2019

The Ames Boston Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton
Harborside Inn Of Boston
3 out of 5
185 State St, Boston, MA
The price is $129 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (2,143 reviews)

"Great hotel in nice area. Within walking distance to the Harbor, plenty of activities and restaurants, bike rental, train station, etc."…"

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2020

Harborside Inn Of Boston
Copley Square Hotel
4 out of 5
47 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA
The price is $152 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (2,174 reviews)

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

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Copley Square Hotel
Club Quarters Hotel in Boston
4 out of 5
161 Devonshire St, Boston, MA
The price is $109 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (1,732 reviews)
Very comforting in my Time of need.

"I came back home to Boston due to getting a call that my baby sister wasn't going to make it thru the night. The staff was truly sweet. Hotel was clean, beautiful and quiet. My only issue was the shower was extremely small and there was no tub."…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Club Quarters Hotel in Boston
Boston Omni Parker House Hotel
4 out of 5
60 School St, Boston, MA
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4.2/5Very Good! (3,412 reviews)

"My sisters and I had a short trip to Boston and because of the location I booked this hotel. It was very convenient and accessible to all the sites we want to see. The hotel is a bit dated but the Rooms are clean and the service is excellent."…"

Reviewed on May 19, 2020

Boston Omni Parker House Hotel
Boston Hotel Buckminster
3.5 out of 5
645 Beacon St, Boston, MA
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4.1/5Very Good! (1,076 reviews)

"We absolutely loved our 2 day stay here last year. Walking distance to Fenway and eateries. Beds were comfortable. It's an older style hotel. Only downside was the parking. There is not a ton of parking and if you are lucky enough to get into the garage, it's a tight fit to park. Can't wait to ..."…"

Reviewed on May 6, 2020

Boston Hotel Buckminster
Concord's Colonial Inn
3 out of 5
48 Monument Square, Concord, MA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $105 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (593 reviews)

"Very nice staff Old historic place Many options for dining at the Inn"…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

Concord's Colonial Inn
Boston Park Plaza
4 out of 5
50 Park Plaza at Arlington Street, Boston, MA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $152 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (7,228 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
Quality Inn & Suites Lexington
2.5 out of 5
440 Bedford St, Lexington, MA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $76 per night
3.4/5Good! (996 reviews)

"Clean. Modern. Close to airport. Close to food....."…"

Reviewed on May 16, 2020

Quality Inn & Suites Lexington
The Constitution Inn
2 out of 5
150 3rd Ave, Boston, MA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $70 per night
3.2/5 (1,196 reviews)

"Perfect location. Excellent Customer service as well."…"

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

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About Boston Historic Hotels

Traveling to new places can be more than just breaking up your daily grind, it can also be about experiencing the history and culture of a place. One of the best ways to experience the culture of a city is to learn about its past. Touring the area's museums or landmarks is a great kick-off, but staying in a Boston historic hotel can whisk you back in time. Get ready to pack your bags (no need for a time machine) as your Boston landmark hotel awaits.

Grab Your Place in History

A visit to one of these Boston historic accommodations can give you a feel for a past era right from the start. From old-world facades to some of the oldest hotels in Boston steeped in the past, these surroundings will make you immediately think like you have stepped into a history book. Don't worry, you won't have to actually live in the past. While these lodgings are older, they have many up-to-date conveniences to help you take it easy on your stay. You'll discover rooms furnished with a comfy bed and just about anything else you may need for a marvelous stay.

Once you've spent time appreciating the hotel's grounds, you can check out the famous landmarks and art museums to appreciate more of the region's culture. If you want to learn about Boston's history, then you picked the right place. Boston has 54 historical buildings and sites nearby. After visiting places like St. Paul's Church, Boston Light, and Boston Athenaeum you'll be able to pen your own history guide on Boston. Oh, and don't forget to add in a visit to Samuel Gridley and Julia Ward Howe House. Looking for more things to do in Boston? You can read what fellow travelers thought were worth visiting in Expedia's review section. You'll find 29313 suggestions in our comment section on great spots to enjoy brunch, more sites nearby, and what they liked most during their getaway.

Reserve a Boston Historic Hotel Today!

If you are wishing to get the most from your Boston visit, a stay in a vintage hotel will elevate your experience in this historically-rich region. Having 1610 of these one-of-a-kind lodgings to pick from. Rates on these Boston historic hotels range from $70 to $259. You're certain to find one that ideal for your stay. However, just like the past eras you're exploring, these rates won't last forever. Book soon to get your room in one of these landmark properties.

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect on my historical trip to Boston?
The historical relevance of Boston is well regarded so be sure to visit the notable monuments, especially if you’re a history buff. Be sure to check out the college campus and fascinating museums while you’re here. You can also discover the acclaimed theater scene in this vibrant area.
What's the best place to stay in Boston that's close to historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Boston Omni Parker House Hotel is a top 4-star historic hotel bookable on Expedia and it offers a restaurant. Quincy Market is a short walk away. A couple of other options to soak up the local history include The Constitution Inn and The Ames Boston Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton.
How many historically relevant hotels will I find in Boston?
In Boston, there are 1601 hotels and other lodging options bookable on Expedia, including 341 historic hotels or hotels close to historic sites.
What are the must-see historical sites and other places in Boston?
Boston is notable for its monuments and landmarks like Faneuil Hall Marketplace, Quincy Market, and The Freedom Trail. Known for its museums and theaters, cultural venues include Boston Opera House, Boston Children’s Museum, and Museum of Science. Other popular sights include Fenway Park and Boston Common.
What is a historic hotel like in Boston?
Historic hotels give guests an opportunity to stay in a building recognized with an official historic designation. Historic hotels throughout the world come in all forms like palaces, castles, stately homes or even lodges, pubs, or skyscrapers — as long as it’s of special interest. These types of hotels in Boston usually retain original elements like traditional architecture and period features in guestrooms or communal spaces.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
They are quite similar. “Historic hotel” is a term often used in the U.S., whereas “heritage hotel” is common in Asia and Europe. Historic hotels tend to focus on the architecture and building. Heritage hotels draw their meaning mainly from the cultural value and how it influenced the community.
Do historic hotels in Boston have modern facilities?
Yes. Every effort is made to preserve historic facades and treasured traditions, but interiors include modern conveniences and safety features. Guests can expect the usual amenities you’d find in a hotel such as WiFi, heating and air conditioning, and updated bathroom facilities. In Boston, booking a historic hotel doesn’t mean you’re picking a place that’s uncomfortable for guests or simply rundown.

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