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Discover Your Element In Downtown Boston
Youthful and open-minded, snazzy, and sophisticated, The Godfrey Hotel Boston is modernizing the boutique hotel experience. From the moment you step through our 1908 Gothic Revival façade, you will see that they’ve created something different: a sophisticated yet totally laid-back setting where you will feel entirely at ease.
Born of its lively neighborhood in the heart of Boston, Downtown Crossing, The Godfrey Hotel Boston is pure energy from the collaboration-friendly lobby and lounge to George Howell Coffee to the fanciful and eclectic RUKA Restobar.
Of course, it is also easy shopping-bag-carrying distance to some of Boston’s best boutique and department stores and stumbling distance to restaurants and bars, Boston Opera House, and Boston Common.
Whether you are seeking shopping, dining, and nightlife or you are all about business, The Godfrey Hotel Boston is here to help you discover your element.
Dapper and serene, every guestroom at The Godfrey Hotel Boston has been meticulously appointed to present tailored, yet informal, comfort. Enjoy the convenience and luxury of ultra-fast Wi-Fi, Frette linens, 55” Samsung HDTV, BOSE Bluetooth speakers, smartphone-to-TV media streaming (stream Netflix, Hulu, Pandora, or whatever you wish), and Heely of London bath products.
Restaurant RUKA is an exploration of Peruvian-Japanese culture that embraces the exquisite presentations and bold flavors of Nikkei cuisine while expressing the harmony of South America’s dramatic landscapes and vibrant cities through organic design and thoughtful service.
George Howell Coffee
For those enchanted by superlative coffee: George Howell Coffee. The café at the Godfrey Boston features an espresso bar, specialty coffee-based creations, and more. In addition to estate coffees, guests enjoy a wide selection of pastries, sandwiches, and local products.
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The BostonWaterfront‘s Latest Landmark
Cathy G.: “My favorite is the Intercontinental Boston – great location on Fort Point Channel and within walking distance of plenty of restaurants.”
The InterContinental doesn’t look like other Downtown Boston hotels. But despite its graceful modern design, what’s inside is still more impressive. A singular blend of quality and consideration brought an AAA Four Diamond designation to the shores of Boston Harbor, and they extend the same level of care to each individual who passes through our Forbes 4 Star doors. So, get out, and venture out into one of America’s most important cities; we’ll wait for your return.
As part of IHG’s Clean Promise program, the InterContinental Boston guarantees its guests a safe and healthy stay with newly improved cleaning procedures and standards. Our already well-established dedication to cleanliness has been updated to reflect guidelines from the CDC, WHO, and other public health authorities – both globally and locally.
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Experience this stylishly reimagined Boston Long Wharf hotel
Lauretta M.: “Marriott LongWharf. Perfect location. Walk to everything. Near ferry to Salem and Hop on Hop Off bus right outside the door.
Eat at Ned Devines near Quincy Market.”
Artfully reimagined, Boston Marriott Long Wharf welcomes business and leisure travelers with superb service, elegant rooms, and thoughtful amenities.
This 4-star hotel on the harbor not only grants easy access to Boston’s Long Wharf but also to the New England Aquarium and Quincy Market, as well as historic North End and Faneuil Hall.
Take advantage of the indoor pool and 24-hour fitness center, complete with Peloton bikes, or indulge at the Waterline restaurant while enjoying views of the harbor.
Relax in the stylish rooms and suites which feature water or downtown Boston views. Every room boasts indulgent bedding, flat-screen TVs with Netflix, ample desks, and Wi-Fi. Club-level rooms and suites enjoy access to the M Club perks, including full American breakfast, snacks, and dessert. Hotel suites also have generous living and entertaining spaces.
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Classically Current Luxury in Boston BEYOND COMPARE
As the waters of Boston Harbor give way to the city skyline, the iconic 60-foot stone archway of the Boston Harbor Hotel offers an entrée to the city unlike any other. Boston’s only waterfront Forbes Five-Star and AAA Five-Diamond hotel is the essence of “classically current” luxury, welcoming guests arriving by land or sea to historic Rowes Wharf. The lobby interiors sweep you into an inviting home away from home, from the sophisticated yet comfortable furnishings and maritime color palettes to the marble flooring and unique flower arrangements.
All 232 guest rooms and suites offer striking views of the Boston cityscape or the waterfront and harbor. Luxuries that include a chic, private health club-style spa and fitness center, award-winning dining at Rowes Wharf Sea Grille, and a full-service 34-slip marina ensure that your experience will always be Beyond Compare.
Each of the Boston Harbor Hotel’s beautifully designed, and thoughtfully decorated rooms and suites is inspired by our waterfront setting on Boston’s historic Rowes Wharf. Reflecting an eye for detail, a room here is like no other hotel room in Boston. Step inside and you’re immediately greeted by lush fabrics, sophisticated coastal color tones, rich woods, and spectacular skyline or harbor views matched with modern comforts.
The Boston Harbor Hotel turns ingredients into an experience. From the sensory-evoking and freshly caught New England seafood at the waterfront Rowes Wharf Sea Grille to the dark and seductive atmosphere at Rowes Wharf Bar, named one of Forbes World’s Best Hotel Bars Opens in a new tab., enjoy award-winning cuisine and cocktails abound at the Boston Harbor Hotel.
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A Boston Waterfront Hotel At The Heart Of The Seaport District
Located in the Seaport District, one of Boston’s most exciting neighborhoods, the award-winning Seaport Hotel (Marriott) offers an authentic New England feel on the historic waterfront with dozens of restaurants, parks, and museums within walking distance.
Overlooking Boston Harbor and backed by beautiful city views, Seaport is the ideal location prior to or after your cruise, special events, or family getaways, with easy access to the financial district, the best Boston attractions, and Logan International Airport. The hotel’s residentially inspired décor makes you feel at home in the city’s most dynamic neighborhood. And we’re pleased to be a AAA 4 Diamond hotel.
Seaport District hotel features beautiful rooms and suites with a residential boutique feel and city or harbor views with one of Boston’s most popular venues for dining – TAMO Bistro + Bar.
Located in the Seaport Hotel and complimentary to guests, Wave Health & Fitness is one of Boston’s top fitness and wellness clubs, and an indoor heated pool. The rooftop garden grows fresh vegetables and herbs and a million bees produce organic honey – the root of their sustainable food and drink culture.
Located on Boston Harbor, the Seaport Hotel is the centerpiece of the amazing Seaport District, adjacent to the financial district and North End, within walking distance of Boston’s best restaurants and bars, attractions, museums, and entertainment. As neighborhood experts, the concierge and staff really know Boston and are happy to help you explore the cultural tapestry of the city.
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Luxurious Boutique Hotel in Downtown Boston
As Boston embraces its role as a premier travel destination with international appeal, the city’s downtown scene is flourishing as a social, cultural, and innovation hub. At its epicenter sits Kimpton Nine Zero Hotel, capturing the vitality of Boston’s modern renaissance and taking inspiration from its illustrious history to give rise to something entirely fresh.
Step inside and you’ll discover this chic, design-forward boutique hotel with luxe touches like skyline views, a celebrated food, wine, and cocktail program, and generous in-room amenities. Walk outside their doors and you’ll find yourself at the crossroads of three distinct, but equally vibrant neighborhoods: Beacon Hill, Downtown Crossing, and the Financial District and steps from Boston Common and the historic Freedom Trail. At Kimpton Nine Zero, the convergence of a storied past and an audacious present makes for an essential experience.
Each of the 190 guestrooms and suites is imbued with a sense of relaxed refinement, featuring amenities to make your stay as restful – or productive – as you need it to be. Make it your office, your personal haven, or a little of both.
They say life is a journey. We say why not travel in style? That’s why everywhere you turn at the Kimpton Nine Zero Hotel, you’ll find a high-end touch or amenity at-hand to make your stay as comfortable, personalized, and enjoyable as possible. Whether that’s an in-room spa service or their nightly hosted wine reception, it’s just our way of saying that what they do is all about you.
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A HISTORIC HOTEL WITH A MODERN TWIST
Joanne F.; “Omni Parker House is fantastic. Historic hotel just near Fanuiel hall and Quincy Market. Minutes walk to Boston common.”
A legendary symbol in downtown Boston since 1855, Omni Parker House boasts old-world charm and elegance accompanied by all of the modern conveniences of a world-class establishment. This hotel is nestled in the heart of downtown Boston, Massachusetts, located along the Freedom Trail and at the foot of Beacon Hill, Boston Common, Quincy Market, and Faneuil Hall Marketplace.
Omni Parker House in historic Boston is modern luxury at its best. The guest rooms blend the authentic décor of the past with contemporary amenities. Soothing hues, richly colored fabrics, custom cherry furnishings, and modern-day conveniences inhabit each room or suite. For Boston accommodations that blend the past and present perfect, stay at the Omni Parker House.
With one of the country’s most iconic restaurants and a famed whiskey bar, Omni Parker House is your destination for fine dining in downtown Boston. Executive Chef Gerry Tice is a master at creating a feast for your senses. All diets are off with Boston cream pie and the Parker House rolls on the menu.
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BOUTIQUE HOTEL IN BACK BAY BOSTON
When planning where to stay during your visit in Boston, why not treat yourself to spacious comfort, personalized service, and award-winning dining at Boston’s premier luxury suite hotel? Offering a touch of Paris in the heart of downtown Boston’s Back Bay neighborhood, The Eliot Hotel is the ideal business and social hub just moments from it all.
Set on one of the most beautiful boulevards in America, this boutique hotel is a stone’s throw from Boston’s famous art galleries, cultural attractions, Fenway Park, and designer shops at Copley Place and Newbury Street. The Financial District, Hynes Convention Center, Cambridge, and top universities like Harvard, MIT, and Northeastern are also just moments away.
The Eliot is more than a hotel – it’s a nationally recognized fine dining hotspot. The historic hotel is home to celebrity chef Ken Oringer’s UNI, a Zagat-rated “Best in the U.S.” restaurant recently named “Best New Restaurant” by Boston Magazine. Make a reservation at UNI during your stay, and treat yourself to an unforgettable culinary experience.
You will love the quiet comfort of the European-inspired guestrooms and suites, each beautifully appointed with graceful ikat fabrics, sumptuous luxury bedding, Italian marble countertops, and the finest upscale amenities. All accommodations include complimentary Wi-Fi, fully stocked mini-bars, plush bathrobes, flat-screen HD TVs with streaming capabilities, and special extras like turndown service, welcome gifts, and nightly shoe shining.
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Experience Boston’s Badge of Hospitality
Housed in the stately limestone building that was once home to the Boston Police Headquarters, Loews Boston Hotel is a premier choice among hotels near Copley Square, offering an unforgettable blend of historic charm, sophistication, and authentic New England hospitality.
While other hotels talk about hospitality, at Loews Boston, they live it. You’ll recognize the fresh, modern approach to good, old-fashioned service in the genuine warmth of the bellman’s smile—and see it in action with touches like a complimentary shoeshine or when we lend you a pair of cufflinks you forgot to pack. If you’d like your suit pressed or your favorite shirt laundered, they’ll happily take care of those tasks for you, too.
Of course, as one of the best hotels near Copley Square, Loews Boston has a concierge who can assist with things like sports tickets, checking exhibits at the local museum, or getting you a table at a hot Boston lounge the locals can’t seem to stop talking about. Free Wi-Fi in your guest room and all of our public spaces ensures you’re never out of touch. And if you’re looking to unwind, head for our state-of-the-art Fitness Center for a thorough workout.
No matter how you like to spend your time, all the history, culture, and excitement of one of America’s oldest cities is right outside their doors. With so much to do in Boston, this really is the ultimate setting for a romantic getaway, a fun pre-cruise trip, or an efficient but enjoyable after cruise stay.
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A Boston Hotel for a New Era of Travelers
MaryAnn C.; “2.9 miles from Black Falcon Terminal and everything else.“
Boston has always done things differently. Those who thrive here tend to be rebels at heart — the proud torchbearers of innovation. Throughout history, they’ve led breakthroughs in science, art, education and beyond that have driven the world forward. The Revolution Hotel, a Provenance Hotels property, embodies that same bold spirit and is artfully designed for the new era of travelers. A stay with them includes unique, inspiring accommodations, thoughtful signature amenities, and a range of services that will elevate your time in Boston.
You’ll feel like total royalty during your South End stay in the Queen and Premium King rooms. Ideal for everyone from jet-setting business travelers to eager explorers, all the comforts of home can be found right here at The Revolution.
Just across Appleton Street from the main hotel, their 14 bright, airy lofts will make you feel like you’re a true Bostonian living in a South End apartment. Ranging from 250 to 528 square feet and featuring Double, Queen, and King beds, our lofts are the perfect place to settle in.
ONE-OF-A-KIND STUDIO SUITE
A dwelling fit for the leaders of the revolution, their one-of-a-kind Studio Suite is the largest guest room in the main building. Located on the top floor, you can brag to all of your friends about your amazing Boston views, or dance like no one’s watching in your incredibly spacious 528 square feet of stylish solitude. Enjoy a blissful night of sleep in your enormous King bed, luxuriously draped in the softest Mascioni linens.
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Immerse yourself in history while treating yourself to luxury
Cheryl C.; “We walked everywhere we wanted to go from this hotel. It’s an easy walk to catch the HOHO and it’s near Fanueil Hall. There is a Starbucks around the corner and the oldest restaurants in Boston are an easy walk as well. We used the AAA discount which made it cheaper than many alternative hotels.”
The Bostonian Boston is a AAA Four Diamond-rated hotel nestled in one of the city’s most coveted locations. Set amid the hustle and bustle of North End Boston near South Station, the redbrick façade and classic interiors is an iconic blend of old and new.
With most major attractions within walking distance, like Faneuil Hall, Quincy Market, and The Freedom Trail, they invite their guests to fully immerse themselves in the city’s historical past.
Urban explorers and families can tour the city and rest easy in the spacious rooms, with charming amenities like Juliette balconies to peer at the view below and working fireplaces for those blustery wintertime visits. From the moment you’re greeted at the door, this hotel offers you an impeccable level of comfort and award-winning service that will make your visit to Boston even more memorable.
When you book direct at our Boston Downtown hotel, not only will you get The Best Rate, but also the best rewards, the best offers, and the best room. That means you’ll get the best experience you possibly can.
An experience that’s enhanced by a 10% discount for My Millennium members. You’ll even get points to spend on room upgrades, gifts, and more. And the offer doesn’t end there – you’ll enjoy 15% off all food and drink options available at The Bostonian Boston.
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Ideally located in the Seaport District along the Waterfront
Paula A.; “Westin Waterfront – It was awesome!“
Located less than three miles from Boston Logan Airport, The Westin Boston Seaport District is ideally located in the vibrant Seaport District, steps from downtown attractions.
Explore the city or enjoy an evening of relaxation at this hotel two blocks from the Boston waterfront. From the Seaport District, stroll or take a water taxi to attractions such as the Tea Party Ships and Museum, Boston Children’s Museum, or New England Aquarium. Start your day with breakfast at Starbucks and elevate your workout in the WestinWORKOUT® Fitness Studio featuring eight Peloton bikes with 22-inch touchscreens and over 4,000 classes. Gather in 95,000 square feet of expansive yet intimate venue space, directly connected to the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center. Each of the hotel rooms features a 55-inch smart TV, Westin Heavenly™ Bed, and complimentary Wi-Fi for Marriott Bonvoy members.
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Escape to Encore Boston Harbor
Malvia G.; “Check out the Encore Boston Harbor Hotel. Fantastic!“
Encore Boston Harbor offers the finest in Boston hotel resort accommodations, five-star dining, gaming, shopping, and more.
At every turn, impeccable service. On every level, enchanting ambiance. Indulge in the excitement of the stunning Boston casino.
Immerse in the tranquility of our luxurious spa or the outdoor Harborwalk. Enjoy the amazing views from the elegantly appointed rooms and suites. Everything was designed to create the most memorable experience for the valued guests.
At Encore Boston Harbor, every room and suite is designed for a serene and stylish retreat. Visit today to discover why Wynn Resorts holds more Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Awards than any other independent hotel company in the world.
There is always something new to experience at Encore Boston Harbor. From exclusive menus to an exciting master class with one of the Encore chefs or sommeliers, choosing to add a one-of-a-kind experience to your visit will transform moments here into unforgettable memories.