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Beacon Inn 1087
2.5 out of 5
0.4 mi from Boston University
The price is $89 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
3.7/5Good! (367 reviews)

"The location is great for my purpose. The room is clean. The shower is a little too small and the bathroom has a big step. I almost tripped on it."…"

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2021

Beacon Inn 1087
UltraLuxe Apt in Boston Brownstone in Prime Area
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4.9/5Exceptional! (59 reviews)
Lovely residence in a great location!

"Beautifully maintained, all rooms are spacious and pleasant. The kitchen set up is great for 8 people, we entertained grandsons by making Christmas cookies at the long counter. All in all, a great experience for our family."…"

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2021

UltraLuxe Apt in Boston Brownstone in Prime Area
Hyatt Regency Boston/Cambridge
4 out of 5
0.2 mi from Boston University
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The price is $101 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
4.2/5Excellent! (1,104 reviews)

"Close to MIT, nice view/access to Charles River path. No free parking though, was expensive. Restaurant closed so no coffee , food or drinks on site. Small room but nice beds and bathroom/shower. Would stay again."…"

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2021

Hyatt Regency Boston/Cambridge
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Sonder - Pierce Boston
4 out of 5
0.5 mi from Boston University
The price is $142 per night from Mar 3 to Mar 4
4.4/5Excellent! (68 reviews)

"I liked the views. I didn’t like having to use chrome cast for tv. And we couldn’t get any local stations or normal tv. Only able to do Netflix and Amazon"…"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2021

Sonder - Pierce Boston
Hotel Commonwealth
4.5 out of 5
0.2 mi from Boston University
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The price is $149 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
4.6/5Wonderful! (1,270 reviews)

"Front desk help and cleanliness location . Daughter and had to order room service because sidewalks were too icy. Wish the restaurant s in hotel were open"…"

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2021

Hotel Commonwealth
Ultraluxe Apt in Boston Brownstone2 in Prime Location
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4.9/5Exceptional! (59 reviews)
Amazing!

"Nancy was an amazing host. Super helpful and always quick to respond. The place was perfect and beautiful!! I think even better than.the pics!!"…"

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2020

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Hotel Buckminster
3.5 out of 5
0.2 mi from Boston University
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4.2/5Very Good! (1,000 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

Hotel Buckminster
Courtyard by Marriott Boston-Cambridge
3.5 out of 5
0.5 mi from Boston University
The price is $129 per night from Apr 1 to Apr 2
4.2/5Very Good! (1,000 reviews)
Abraham

"It was very good. The front office staff was excellent. Want to specially thank the check in person Sandra I think was her name was very kind and helpful."…"

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Boston-Cambridge
Spacious 3BR Apartment Full Kitchen Work Desk+wifi Cambridge by GLS
St. Mary,Fenway,Longwood Medical, Hidden Gem, Renovated Studio, MBTA
Global Luxury Suites Fenway
3.5 out of 5
0.5 mi from Boston University
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3.9/5Good! (164 reviews)

"Loved everything about it and it proximities to all the things I wanted to do on foot while there."…"

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2019

Global Luxury Suites Fenway
Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Back Bay/Fenway
3 out of 5
0.4 mi from Boston University
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The price is $149 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
4.5/5Wonderful! (979 reviews)

"Staff mixed up the room key and gave me a key to another guest's room"…"

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2021

Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Back Bay/Fenway
The Inn at Brookline
3.5 out of 5
0.5 mi from Boston University
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3.2/5 (1,019 reviews)
Pleasant stay

"It was very pleasant stay, I was up graded to a joiner suit, very bright big room. Close to the T station and convenance to everywhere . The staff friendly and we enjoyed our stay. Thank you"…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

The Inn at Brookline
DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Boston - Cambridge
3.5 out of 5
0.6 mi from Boston University
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The price is $106 per night from Mar 28 to Mar 29
4.4/5Excellent! (994 reviews)

"I love everything about it the view, the cleanliness, the open pool, the rooms everything. the only issue I had was that the people around us were very loud and were swearing while I had a 4-year-old son."…"

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2021

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Boston - Cambridge
Walking to Fenway Sunny Perfect Home
The Verb Hotel
3.5 out of 5
0.4 mi from Boston University
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The price is $153 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
4.6/5Exceptional! (1,136 reviews)

"Amazing property! Details! Details! Details! Along with just enough nostalgia to warm my heart!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2021

The Verb Hotel
MIT, Harvard 3rd Floor Back Studio, Full Privita Bath
Large private room close to Fenway,BC,BU,publicT
The Colonnade Hotel Back Bay
4 out of 5
0.4 mi from Boston University
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The price is $167 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
4.3/5Excellent! (1,289 reviews)

"This is a nice hotel within walking distance to The shops at Copley square and Prudential. Newbury street is also close by though a bit of a walk. We had a pleasant stay with the exception of a brief scare when we got stuck in the elevator. The parking is on site, but very pricey considering that ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2021

The Colonnade Hotel Back Bay
The Lenox Hotel Boston
4.5 out of 5
0.2 mi from Boston University
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The price is $194 per night from Apr 1 to Apr 2
4.7/5Exceptional! (980 reviews)

"The hotel was gorgeous, comfortable and very well maintained. Decor was beautiful and bell man was a bonus! Very accommodating during COVID"…"

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2021

The Lenox Hotel Boston
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Boston University is located in a vibrant area of Boston known for its top museums and interesting historical sites. The neighborhood is home to 21 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that works for your stay.

Staying Near Boston University

You can choose from 81 hotels and other accommodations within a mile of Boston University, including these picks:

  • Hyatt Regency Cambridge, Overlooking Boston: This 4-star hotel features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its pool and proximity to the airport.
  • Hotel Commonwealth: With a stay at this 4.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and a health club, along with free WiFi. Our customers like its family-friendly amenities and dining options.
  • The Verb Hotel: With a stay at this 3.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its dining options and overall value.

Things to See and Do Near Boston University

While you're in town visiting Boston University, you can explore everything there is to see and do within a few miles of the area.

You might want to spend some time browsing the exhibits at Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Museum of Science, or Boston Children's Museum. Copley Square, The Freedom Trail, and Kenmore Square are monuments to see when you're exploring the area around Boston University. You can watch performances at House of Blues Boston, Charles Playhouse, and Boch Center if you're interested in local theater.

Fenway Park and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) are some sights worth a visit in the area. Northeastern University is also located 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from Boston University, and Newbury Street is 1.5 mi (2.4 km) away.

Traveling around Boston University

You can walk to nearby metro stations including Packards Corner Station, Harvard Av. Station, and Griggs St. Station. If you'd like to venture around the area nearby, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Boston University?
Boston University is located in a vibrant area of Boston known for its beautiful river views and sporting events. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 121 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
What's the best place to stay near Boston University?
Hyatt Regency Boston/Cambridge is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. It’s located just a short 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Boston University. Other good choices within a short distance include DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Boston - Cambridge and Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Back Bay/Fenway.
How many hotels will I be able to find near Boston University?
Expedia has 121 hotels and other accommodations within a mile from Boston University.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Boston University, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to still cancel and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Put your dates in and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to view the best options available near Boston University.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip in the area near Boston University?
To access more information about changing or cancelling your stay near Boston University, head over to our customer service page.
What can I see and do near Boston University?
Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Museum of Science, and Boston Children’s Museum feature captivating exhibits. Fenway Park, Faneuil Hall Marketplace, and Quincy Market are landmarks that you won’t want to miss. You can watch performances at Boston Opera House, House of Blues Boston, and Boston Symphony Hall if you’re interested in local theater.
How can I get to Boston University?
With so many ways to get around, seeing all of the area near Boston University is easy. You can take advantage of metro transit at Museum of Fine Arts Station, Fenway Station, and Kenmore Station. To see more of the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Boston Yawkey Station or Boston Ruggles Station.

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