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Anchored by the modern John Hancock building and the stately Trinity Church, this area is known for its upscale restaurants and stores.
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560 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02116-3603
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

I would def stay in theis area everyone was nice and helpful Jen Baker was a dream very helpful she helped me get around she also called a cab because it was cold and helped us with luggage

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Reviewed 1 February 2018

Lots to do in the area! Shopping, restaurants, architecture and it's always bustling! The Green Line runs through it too, but there are two stations for specific locations to go out of the city. Worth a visit if you're visiting Boston!

Thank Kelly K
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

spent several days in Boston at the Westin Copley Square and walked this mall daily. a variety of shops, and eateries, and glorious people watching. recommend, especially if the weather is bad, it's a great place to walk.

Thank Debra S
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

Copley square offers world class, elite shopping and dining. Many specialty and designer shops are nestled amongst world class eateries and salons. The famed Copley Plaza Hotel sets the perfect backdrop.

Thank Kathy C
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Reviewed 21 January 2018

A vibrant open space in Boston's Back Bay. Great location to view the contrast between the modern architecture of Hancock Tower and Trinity Church. Last visit skate boarders were loud and racing all over the square. Aside from being unpleasant, twice a boarder almost ran...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

The farmers market in Copley Square was great, delicious food that we took back to our hotel room. Other days it was filled with people trying to sell you tours or religion, so we weren't fans of that, but the farmers market made up for...More

Thank BudGirl17
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

Boston at their best! A small park in the middle of buildings with great atmosphere. New Years eve celebrations at the park were great!

Thank gzuniga2014
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

After our New Year’s Eve Day visit to Boston for the Odyssey Cruises Brunch Cruise, we drove around Boston to see the holiday lights at Boston Common and then Copley Square to see the main setting for the First Night celebration. Festivities began at noon....More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Couple Square is always buzzing with new and different things to do. The area outside of Trinity Church is a revolving door for book fairs, farmers' markets, artisans' showcases and other local merchandise. Across the street on one side is the beautiful and historic Copley...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2017

We spent 10 days exploring Boston. We were good at using the subway, uber and walking through this very walking friendly city. Copley Square had a lot to do and since we stayed there at the Westin at Copley Square we explored the area a...More

1  Thank Debra B
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Wander around this quintessential neighborhood in the
heart of Boston for high-end shops, restaurants, and
the feeling of city bustle. Its most identifiable
skyscrapers, the Prudential Center and John Hancock
Tower, are highlights of the city skyline. Visit
Newbury street to explore unique and trendy boutiques
– as well as every other kind of store imaginable –
all housed in beautiful brownstone buildings. In nice
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Jeanna M
1 August 2016|
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Response from MilakdM | Reviewed this property |
Copley Square is an open area that never closes. It is more vibrant before 6pm. Shops in Pru mall close at 6-7pm on Sunday. Restaurants are open late. Library is open noon-5pm. I am not sure about trinity church or... More
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Anne609
27 March 2015|
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Response from MilakdM | Reviewed this property |
Honestly I would try to stay close to the city or close to a T station. Unless you have a car, Chelsea, Woburn & Peabody are hard to get to and you will waste too much time travelling. I think your best bet is to go for... More
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