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Welcome to Hotel 140. As a charming and intimate boutique residence, we offer a surprisingly affordable pied-a-terre in a neighborhood known for its pricey hotels. Located in Boston’s historic Back Bay, we’re a stylish newcomer in the heart of one of the country’s oldest and most captivating cities. Housed within a historic landmark building on Clarendon Street, our beautiful boutique hotel delights arriving guests with its graceful neoclassical architecture, contemporary services and amenities, and easy access to Back Bay Station. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, our exquisite building was constructed in 1929 as the home for the oldest YWCA in the country. We continue to enchant with distinguishing design touches like our bright, bustling two-story lobby, terrazzo floors, arched windows and tufted sofas and wingback chairs. And with immediate neighbors the Lyric Stage Theater Company and Viga Eatery, we ensure that you will always be entertained and well fed.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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Refrigerator in room
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Historic Hotel
Centrally Located
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Location

Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
137Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
58Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Back Bay
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 weather, restaurant patio seating is packed with Bostonians and tourists alike soaking up the sunshine and enjoying the food. Commonwealth Ave offers a beautiful stroll down residential tree-lined streets. Keep walking towards the Charles River and enjoy a beautiful view by the water. In warmer months, people run and bike on paths running along the esplanade, and sail and kayak on the Charles River. Boylston street, also full of shops, bars, and restaurants, is the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Head towards Copley Square and check out the Boston Public Library, which is particularly beautiful from the Dartmouth street entrance.
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I've been through this hotel many times since I usher regularly at the Lyric Stage which is in the same building. I lucked out to find a good price on Agoda for the winter season. Impressed with helpfulness of staff, from the first time I called them to ask questions to when I
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Hotel was well located for my meeting, was clean and basic. Continental Breakfast was good. I enjoyed staying I in the historic building and getting out and walking around the Back Bay area before I turned in.
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Hotel 140 Good location for Copley Square and Trinity Church ect. In easy walking distance to a "T" Station. Staff friendly and helpful. Room was clean,and comfortable,also well equipped with iron & ironing board ect.
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We had to cancel our trip to Boston to attend an evening performance at the Huntington because of bad weather/dangerous driving conditions. We had booked a room at Hotel 140 for the night, which we also had to cancel. Because we did not cancel our reservation prior to 48
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An excellent choice in the Back Bay; good value, clean and comfortable. Nice breakfast and pleasant staff. The location is extremely convenient to all transportation. I would definitely recommend this property.
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The Standard Room at the Hotel 140
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The Standard Room at the Hotel 140
flat screen tv
This room also had a twin size bed - you can see it in the left corner.
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Hi, we stayed in the Kennedy suite (1 king sized room in one room, and 3 beds in adjoining room) so fitted and it worked out at $404 a night for the suite split between 5 friends. We stayed 3 nights but dont recall any minimum stay policy. Hope this helps.
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Hello. Yes our room did have one. They are available from reception if not.
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There is an express bus from all terminals at logan airport that stops at copely square which is a two minute walk from the hotel.
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"cheaper during winter season"
"The curtains were thin and white, which means the light woke me up on every morning. ask to stay in a room that has better curtains."
"Take your own heater"
"Make sure you tell the hotel if you struggle getting in and out of bed."
"Go elsewhere"
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 98 - US$ 405 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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140 hotel boston
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United StatesMassachusettsBostonBack Bay
NUMBER OF ROOMS
65
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