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Santa Fe, New Mexico
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place was exotic to me, being from the South. It's an older building with winding hallways and mysterious doorways. The front staff is outstanding. I love them to bits and pieces. The directions I received were that the parking garage is across from it. It's not. It's on the same side of the street about one block down. This...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed at this hotel when we went to Boston for a Jays/Red Sox game! It is literally a stones throw from the stadium...we could see it from our room. It had so much character and the rooms were not like standard hotel rooms...they all looked a little different. The restaurant in the hotel was DELISH!!! We...

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Thanks for completing a survey regarding your recent stay with. The Hotel Buckminster is the ideal location for concertgoers to Fenway. We are very happy to see that you found our location to be so convenient to everything that Boston has to offer. Your feedback was shared with our team, and we look forward to seeing you again on your...

Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I was very surprised and pleased at the Buckminster. Very clean, close to many things such as Newbury street,Fenway, and the T stop. They have a Pizza Uno and also a restaurant, Next trip to boston I will stay here.

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Thanks for completing a survey regarding your recent stay with. We are very happy to see that you found the Boston Hotel Buckminster to be so convenient to everything that Boston has to offer. We look forward to seeing you again on your next visit to Boston.

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago

The room is great for 1 night MAXIMUM. Very small rooms, almost like an old bedroom feel. Outdated furniture. Nice staff. Parking is an additional $45. $100 holding fee on top of paying for the room which I wasn't too thrilled about. I was there for a holiday party at Fenway so it was super close to walk to and...

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Thank you for taking the time to share your valuable review. We are pleased that you found our location to be so convenient to everything that Boston has to offer. Your feedback was shared with our team, we look forward to seeing you again on your next visit to Boston.

St. Petersburg, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

I greatly enjoyed a one night stay at the Buckminster. I arrived early on a train from NYC at the Back Bay Station, so couldn't check into my room right away. The lobby was full, but I found a place to sit after checking my bag with the front desk. They have wifi in the rooms and lobby, so that...

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Thanks for completing a survey regarding your recent stay with us. The team here at Boston Hotel Buckminster is thrilled to hear such good feedback. Next time you’re here, you should try a room on the Beacon Street side of the hotel!

Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our stay at the Buckminster Hotel was very comfortable. Check-in was smooth and without incident and were offered an upgrade for an additional $20 on check-in and accepted the offer. A good choice because the room was huge and had a fantastic view of the xmas tree in the street. The room came with a full kitchen and living room...

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Thanks for leaving a review, and mentioning our upgrade option. You’re right, the view of Kenmore Square is amazing! We are pleased to hear that everything during your stay was to your fullest satisfaction. Your feedback was shared with our team, and we look forward to seeing you again on your next visit to Boston.

North Bellmore, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Buckminster Hotel was very convenient for my 2 day stay. The hotel is very clean and the staff was extremely accommodating. It is near the "T" and therefore was easy to travel to get to my destination. I had never used Uber before and the staff at the front desk was willing to help me get started (they strongly...

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Thank you for taking the time to share your valuable review. The team here at Boston Hotel Buckminster is thrilled to hear such good feedback. We are pleased that you found our location to be so convenient to everything that Boston has to offer. Your feedback was shared with our team, we look forward to seeing you again on your...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our stay at the Buckminster for a long weekend in early December was very satisfactory. The hotel was within easy walking distance of most of the places we wanted to visit, and just up the street from the T which was convenient and easy to use. We'll definitely return!

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Thanks for completing a survey regarding your recent stay with us. We are very happy to see that you found our location to be so convenient to everything that Boston has to offer. We look forward to seeing you again on your next visit to Boston.

Sandwich
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Buckminster last night, it was very nice. The room was very large, the bed was comfortable and the room was very clean. The staff was friendly and accommodating. There is a lot around the hotel, even though Fenway was empty. We hope to stay there again when we can walk around more especially when the weather...

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Thank you for taking the time to share your valuable review. We are pleased to hear that everything during your stay was to your fullest satisfaction. Your feedback was shared with our team, and we look forward to seeing you again on your next visit to Boston.

Boston,MA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was accused of smoking in my room which I did not. People went outside to smoke. Instead of them confronting me about it they waited two days later to charge my card for $150. I am having my attorney handle this because I feel a case of discrimination brewing up.

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Thank you for your feedback. We have a strict no smoking policy and a fee will be applied to any guest smoking in their room. If you would like discuss this further, please do not hesitate to call me. Your feedback was shared with our team, and we look forward to the opportunity to welcome you back and exceed your...

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Staying in Fenway / Kenmore

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Fenway / Kenmore
The Curse of the Bambino may have ended years ago, but loyal Red Sox fans will continue to infiltrate this home to historic Fenway Park, where you can find victory banners, people yelling in stereotypical Boston accents, and lots of sports bars. Located within Kenmore Square, the old gas station Citgo sign is another Boston skyline classic seen throughout the city. In addition to a hectic and diehard sports mentality, this neighborhood is also home to some of Boston’s many universities. Move from Boston University territory to that of Northeastern, and spend time at the famous Museum of Fine Arts. For more culture, check out the smaller but equally beautiful Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. Continue off the beaten path and check out the green space in the Back Bay Fens, a pretty community garden. This diverse neighborhood has a mix of universities, sports, culture, and more residential green space.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Breakfast Available

Additional Information about Boston Hotel Buckminster

Address: 645 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02215-3203
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Boston > Fenway / Kenmore
Price Range: ₹ 6,690 - ₹ 23,415 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Boston Hotel Buckminster 3*
Number of rooms: 131
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“Stayed on on e of the upper floors and its was quiet with a view of Fenway Park.”
 of 5 bubbles 811KathyM, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I had a room looking over the interstate. Relatively quiet, but maybe light sleepers should ask for another room.”
 of 5 bubbles jayhawkmaxx, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The hotel is across the street from Boston's Fenway park and could get very busy and noisy during baseball season.”
 of 5 bubbles elleng322, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
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“The second floor is nice.”
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