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The 10 Best Boston Hotels

Last updated on February 25th, 2020 at 11:32 am

If you’re looking to stay in and around the Boston area, whether you’re travelling alone, as a couple, with friends or family, for business or for leisure, you’re going to need a hotel that suits you, giving you everything you need to make the most of your trip.

To give you a helping hand in making this difficult choice, here are ten of the best hotels that are just waiting to be discovered in the Boston area!

Mandarin Oriental

Top 10 Boston Hotels - Mandarin Oriental Boston

Easily one of the most highly rated hotels in the Boston area, you can find this hotel nestled in the heart of Back Bay. The hotel is famous for its outstanding and superior service, its extensive range of fine dining options and there’s even a luxurious spa for you to enjoy.

The hotel is only a stone’s throw from the iconic Prudential Center and guarantees to make your trip to Boston a first-class experience.

It’s also one of the most highly rated hotels in the Boston area, according to the Telegraph that have awarded is a 9/10 rating, rating it highly on its excellent location and outstanding services.

Click here for more information on the Mandarin Oriental.

XV Beacon

Top 10 Boston Hotels - XV Beacon

Located in the bustling heart of Boston’s city centre, XV Beacon is within walking distance of some of Boston’s leading tourist attractions, including an extremely popular building that dates all the way back to 1903.

Whether you’re travelling for business or leisure, XV Beacon is sure to give you everything you need and more. Each room is designed with its own luxurious style and fast, friendly service, making this one of the most comfortable stays you’ll find.

Learn more about the XV Beacon here!

Fairmont Copley Plaza

Fairmont Copley Plaza Boston

Priding itself on being one of three of the main and most popular landmarks in the Copley Square district, the Fairmont Copley Plaza dates all the way back to 1912 and promises to add a touch of luxury to your Boston adventure.

Less than a minute’s walk away, you’ll find the impressive Trinity Church and iconic Boston Public Library, securing this hotel’s place as one of the most conveniently-located hotels in the city.

Residence Inn Boston Downtown Seaport

Top 10 Boston Hotels - Residence Inn Boston Seaport Downtown

This outstanding hotel is actually a converted factory that dates all the way back to 1901, making it more than a century old. On the first approach, the exterior has retained its exposed brick, beam and tile aesthetics while the interior contains an extensive number of rooms, from expansive studios to simple one-bed suites.

This inn is renowned for being great value for money and is located in a prime location, only a stone’s throw from the transport stops and many of the best tourist attractions in the area.

The Reviewal team recently went to stay at this luxurious accommodation, stating that ‘it was one of the best hotels we’ve ever had the pleasure to stay in’ and ‘we’ll definitely be staying there again soon!’.

Get more information about the Residence Inn Boston Downtown Seaport!

Omni Parker House

Omni Parker House Hotel | 10 Best Hotels Boston | Cruise Port

Easily one of the oldest hotels and buildings in the city, having been in operating and serving the public since 1855, Omni Parker House is actually the longest operating hotel in the whole of America, and these decades of experience are extremely clear.

Suitable for both business and leisure travellers, this hotel is conveniently located just a 15-minute drive from the Logan Airport and can be found just on the outskirts of the significant Beacon Hill, right along the side of the must-do Freedom Trail.

Encore B&B

Encore Bed and Breakfast Boston | 10 best hotels Boston | Cruise Port

One of the more stylish accommodations in the Boston area, Encore B&B pride themselves on their outstanding service that makes you feel at home. Each and every room is designed to be as comfortable and as home-like as possible, and there’s even a fantastic breakfast option that’s guaranteed to start your day in the right way.

W Boston

W Boston | 10 Best Hotels In Boston | Cruise Port

In a city steeped in history, W Boston provides the modern edge that many travellers nowadays yearn for. Located in the heart of the beautiful Theatre District, W Boston is the base camp to stay if you’re interested in sampling the city’s impressive nightlife and culture.

Lenox Hotel

Lenox Hotel Boston | 10 Best Hotels Boston | Cruise Port

Built in 1900, Lenox provides its guests with an unparalleled experience that’s overflowing with both luxury and comfort. Nestled on the outskirts of Back Bay, the Lenox Hotel is right where the all the action is yet quiet enough to remain undisturbed from the bustle of city life.

Chandler Studios

Chandler Studios Boston | 10 Best Hotels Boston | Cruise Port

Whether you’re travelling alone, in a couple of as a family, Chandler Studios is a 12-studio facility that’s awesome Back Bay location near to the main attractions of the city puts it at the top of many holidaymaker’s lists. Found in the heart of the vibrant Back Bay, this is one hotel that gives you everything you need and more.

This hotel is one of the most popular in the Boston area of TripAdvisor, rated an incredible 4.5 star where customers rate it for its amazing location and complimentary amenities, such as its free Wi-Fi.

The Colonnade Hotel

The Colonnade Hotel Boston | Top 10 Hotels Boston | Cruise Port

If you’re on the outlook for an independent hotel that oozes class and character, this could be the one for you. Located not far from the city’s main attractions and draws, the Colonnade Hotel has something special about it. Maybe it’s the rooftop pool; maybe it’s the fine dining options. Whatever it is, this is a hotel that always leaves people wanting more.

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