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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel itself is interesting because it used to be a transit authority center and then a School Commission building for many years. Being a teacher I thought the latter was funny. The rooms were filled with amenities, the gas fireplace warmed us up. The...More

1  Thank Tara J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’d like to share my “travellers rule of thumb” in this forum. And that is: if the hotel wifi is poor, the rest of the services are too. And in this case the wifi was erratic and for one day even completely unavailable. And once...More

1  Thank Alexander_Min
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It honestly mystifies me that this hotel has gotten so many good reviews. Our experience was terrible. We were booked for six nights, and we only stayed two -- we left as soon as we could find availability at another hotel. Our room was cramped,...More

1  Thank LeftCoastGirl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I had stayed at XV Beacon many years ago and I chose to return this year for a brief weekend stay to treat my husband Stu to a birthday celebration. It fully lived up to our high expectations! I only wish we...More

Thank BAM1113
Response from ksmith1515, Director of Sales at XV BeaconResponded 4 weeks ago

On behalf of the XV Beacon team, we thank you for your wonderful feedback and enjoyed celebrating your special birthday occasion with us. We will be sure to share your review with those team members whom made your stay extra memorable and we look forward...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

XV Beacon is such a friendly, classy, full-service boutique hotel - there really is no equal in the downtown Boston area. You cannot beat the location as it is just minutes from the Boston Commons and the staff is over-the-top helpful. All of the smallest...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Non-Smoking Hotel
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$ 465 - US$ 957 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Romantic Hotel in Boston
#11 Business Hotel in Boston
#15 Luxury Hotel in Boston
#16 Family Hotel in Boston
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 465 - US$ 957 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Romantic Hotel in Boston
#11 Business Hotel in Boston
#15 Luxury Hotel in Boston
#16 Family Hotel in Boston
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Dining (45)
Amenities (8)
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Nearby
Downtown
The largest area of the city, Downtown is rich with
historical and iconic sites in Boston. Stroll through
one of Boston’s most famous green spaces, the Boston
Public Gardens, check out and make way for duckling
statues, picnic under a beautiful tree overlooking the
pond, and walk over the iconic footbridge where,
during summer time, you will catch a swan boat toting
children and eager tourists through the pond. Have
...More
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jcp04
8 March 2018|
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Response from ksmith1515 | Property representative |
XV Beacon features Illy coffee machine in each of our 63 guestrooms.
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CarrieWanderer
15 November 2017|
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Response from XVBGM | Property representative |
It is closed until Memorial Day weekend and opened through October weather permitting.
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dpbdmd
11 October 2017|
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Response from XVBGM | Property representative |
We welcome children of all ages. We provide beautiful cribs and rollaway beds. Our Boston Common studios have 2 beds; a queen pull out sofa bed and a king bed. We also have a few Contemporary classic rooms with 2 full... More
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"We have been in two rooms and they were both nice."
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"902 for couples -also has nice desk and working area."
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"Be prepared for lots of street noise and bumbling staff."
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"If you can afford a top level suite, go for it. I wouldn’t recommend any of the other rooms facing the back"
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