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Hotel Boston

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1650 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02135-5604  show map
 2 stars
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Hotel Boston

Wi-Fi
Parking

USD 20 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Meeting facilities

Business centre

Overview

The charming Hotel Boston accommodates guests in a shopping area of Boston. Founded in 1952, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2012.

Hotel Boston offers proximity to a boat dock enabling quick access to a museum and a college as well as Harvard, which is 4.2 km away. The distance between Boston city center and the property is 6 km.

The hotel stands within 5 minutes of walking to Wahington St @ Evans Rd bus stop and 200 meters from Tappan St - Inbound subway station. Hotel Boston is 15 km away from Logan International airport.

Rooms

This property has 74 guestrooms including king suite and standard double room appointed with climate control, wireless internet, a laptop-size safe, TV and a personal computer. Hotel Boston offers rooms with sea view. Room facilities also include a microwave, a dishwasher and coffee/tea makers for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Offering Mediterranean, Spanish, Thai and Asian meals, Tasca Tapas Restaurant is around 200 meters away.

Services

Along with a safety deposit box, parking and a hairdresser there are a business center and a photocopier available on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site at USD 20 per day.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of rooms:   74.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • No wheelchair access
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Hairdresser
  • Vending machines
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business centre
  • Fax/Photocopying

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • Data ports

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Hotel Boston Boston location
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Hotel Address:

1650 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02135-5604

Get directions
City Centre
  • Boston
    3.2 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Beacon Street Station
    2.3 mi
  • Boston North Station
    4.5 mi
Underground stations
  • Washington St - Outbound
    1000 ft
  • Dean Rd - Inbound
    1700 ft
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Tasca Tapas Restaurant (cuisine: Mediterranean, Spanish)
    600 ft
  • Bamboo Thai Restaurant (cuisine: Thai, Asian)
    500 ft
Ski areas
  • Owl's Head
    1.8 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    74

Rooms and availability

Hotel Boston photos Room
Queen Room
  • Room size:

    195 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed, 2 Double beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Free internet access
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit situated on ground floor
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Hotel Boston photos Room
Standard King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit situated on ground floor
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Hotel Boston photos Room
King Suite
  • Room size:

    195 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio

Hotel Boston Location

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What's nearby

Universities, Institutes

  • Bryman Institute1700 ft
  • Saint Elizabeths School-Nurse1700 ft

Medical care and Hospitals

  • Kindred Hospital-Boston2000 ft
  • Greenery Rehabilitation Ctr2700 ft
  • St Elizabeth's Medical Center3000 ft

Underground stations

  • Dean Rd - Inbound1400 ft
  • Tappan St - Inbound1700 ft
  • Warren St - Inbound2300 ft
  • Washington Sq - Outbound2300 ft
  • Beaconsfield Station - Outbound2300 ft
  • Allston St - Outbound2700 ft
  • Fairbanks St - Outbound3300 ft

Local attractions

  • Metropolitan Waterworks Museum5000 ft
    2450 Beacon St
  • Coolidge Corner Theater1.1 mi
    290 Harvard St., Brookline
  • Brookline Booksmith1.1 mi
    279 Harvard St
  • McMullen Museum5200 ft
    2101 Commonwealth Ave Boston MA
  • John F. Kennedy National Historic Site1.1 mi
    83 Beals St

Near the hotel

  • Chestnut Hill Reservoir2900 ft
    Beacon Street

    Restaurants nearby

    • Tasca Tapas Restaurant600 ft

      Address: 1612 Commonwealth Ave
      Phone: (617) 730-8002

      77% likes this, based on 106 reviews
      Cuisine: Mediterranean, Spanish
      Price Range: USD 22 - USD 31

    • Andalus Pizza and Cafe1100 ft

      Address: 153 Sutherland Rd
      Phone: 617-277-5400

    • The Publick House2100 ft

      Address: 1648 Beacon St.
      Phone: 617 277 2880

      75% likes this, based on 127 reviews

    • Bamboo Thai Restaurant500 ft

      Address: 1616 Commonwealth Ave
      Phone: 617-734-8192

      64% likes this, based on 38 reviews
      Cuisine: Thai, Asian
      Price Range: USD 1 - USD 21

    • UMAMI1800 ft

      Address: 1704 Beacon Street

      63% likes this, based on 32 reviews
      Cuisine: Japanese

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2012
    • Number of rooms:
      74

    Hotel Boston Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel Boston

    Average guest rating

    6.6out of 10
    Good
    Based on 106 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Single
      7.0

      Good offering on breakfast menu

      Internet service was very slow

    • Group of friends
      6.2

      Good price/quality. Bath room was fine and clean and well lighted.

      Too strong smell of air freshener in room.The room was quite poorly lighted.

    • Single
      7.8

      Awkward to get in/out of the hotel parking lot.

    • Couple
      9.6

      When I arrived, the employee working at the front desk was very helpful and kind. I felt comfortable and enjoyed my stay.

    • Single
      7.4

      Great location for visiting BU campus and proximity to the T line. Really appreciate the full breakfast and free internet. Near Whole Foods Grocery store for stocking up on supplies for the fridge or microwave use.

      The heating unit was noisy and difficult to control the temperature comfortably.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      No issues hotel was great

    • Single
      7.4

      The room was spacious and comfortable. The staff at reception were all very helpful. It was my first visit to Boston and they gave me information about getting around the city and made me feel welcome. I liked the facility for getting tea or coffee at any time.

    • Couple
      10.0

      The service was beyond amazing. When I fist showed up to check in there was an issue with my credit card and the man at the desk (Kieth) did everything he could imagine to help me.

      The internet connection was a little lack (I could not connect wirelessly from my room) but it was hardly an issue.

    • Single
      7.0

      The room was nice and clean. The hotel did not have any special facilities, but was good enough for a solo traveller doing business in the city. Fairly good breakfast.

      I had to leave the main room of the hotel (where are the reception and the breakfast) to reach my room. This is nice in a summer/spring weather but could be a problem in the winter or during rainy days.

    • Family with children
      8.2

      Very friendly staff especially at the front desk. Very good location. Good facilities, easy parking.

      Extremely dirty carpet. My young daughter was crawling in the room for 5 minutes and her clothes because black from the dirt. Change carpet!!! Slow Internet connection.

    • Single
      9.6

      The staff were so helpful throughout my stay. They recomended great tourist attractions and really helped me out on my departure getting me from the hotel to the bus terminal.

    • Group of friends
      7.4

      Extremely easy access to public transportation to anywhere in the city. Breakfast was diversified menu. Staff was very accommodating. Hotel needs some revamping. Carpets are extremely dirty, yet everything else is clean. They are in the process of replacing with flooring in dining area but need to change/remove carpeting in the rooms. Hopefully that will be there next step. I would stay again.

      Carpeting in the rooms. Very dirty.

    • Couple
      9.2

      Very good selection for breakfast and location relatively near the metro. There's a 7-11, laundromat and gas station nearby so it is quite convenient for people driving into Boston and parking their car at the hotel.

      Breakfast area is a little bit crowded and it'll be good to have some outdoor seats along the corridor or provide lunchboxes for guests so that they can bring the food back to the room. This should ease the crowds in the morning.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      During 2002-2006 we stayed at this hotel many times while our daughter was attending Boston University. It was comfortable, close to our events, and easy access to the "T" and the rest of Boston. We recently returned to Boston for a visit after being away for about 5 years. We decided to try the Terrace Inn again, and I immediately felt "at home"! The improvements you have made were noticed and appreciated, but the hospitality and not-so-big-city feeling were still definitely there. Thank you for providing us a comfortable and accessible place to stay while visiting Boston. We will return!!

    • Family with children
      6.6

      I am still not positive that my rewards program has acknowledged my stay at this hotel

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Hotel Boston Boston location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    1650 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02135-5604

    Get directions
    City Centre
    • Boston
      3.2 mi
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Beacon Street Station
      2.3 mi
    • Boston North Station
      4.5 mi
    Underground stations
    • Washington St - Outbound
      1000 ft
    • Dean Rd - Inbound
      1700 ft
    • Bus stop
      1000 ft
    Restaurants
    • Tasca Tapas Restaurant (cuisine: Mediterranean, Spanish)
      600 ft
    • Bamboo Thai Restaurant (cuisine: Thai, Asian)
      500 ft
    Ski areas
    • Owl's Head
      1.8 mi
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2012
    • Number of rooms:
      74