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Reviewed 5 August 2014

Stayed here for 3 nights with my wife and two boys ages 11 and 13 en route to Martha's Vineyard. We had on a previous trip stayed at the Taj which we liked but wanted to try a boutique hotel and XV seems to be...More

1  Thank Pollll
Reviewed 3 August 2014

My experience at the XV Beacon was nothing short of amazing. The service was impeccable. They anticipated all of my needs and wants. The staff and the rooms provided comfort that was unparalleled anywhere else. The details to excellence was found in the bathrooms and...More

Thank Debbie P
Reviewed 1 August 2014 via mobile

We have had several amazing stays at XV Beacon. This past month my husband and I, along with our 2 1/2 year old daughter have spent several nights at this property. The staff was most accommodating with our needs. The valet team was so helpful...More

Thank Lee-Ann H
Reviewed 30 July 2014

Stayed here with my family for three nights. The staff was very light and helpful with any questions. The location was perfect for downtown Boston for getting around. The rooms were the perfect size and quiet. I would definitely stay here again in the future.

Thank Dana M
Reviewed 28 July 2014

We had an issue while staying here and the way it was handled was entirely unprofessional. After the manager of the hotel insulted us on our first polite inquiry into the matter over the phone, he then lied to our faces, accused us of lying...More

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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
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pond, and walk over the iconic footbridge where,
during summer time, you will catch a swan boat toting
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jcp04
8 March 2018|
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Response from Dana Z | Reviewed this property |
Nope. But lobby has coffee. We ordered to the room and enjoyed tea and our fireplace before breakfast. But the “mini” bar is the best stocked ever. We enjoyed it.
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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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"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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"When booking a room, ensure it has complete room-darkening shades and plenty of hot water."
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"No real great views. Go high floor. Lot of street noise (dumspter trucks at 4am)"
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