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Boston Hotel Buckminster

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  • Average19%
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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Great location right in Kenmore Sq. Front desk was very helpful and pleasent,parking garage right on premises(35 a night) The rooms (room 217) had a great view of Fenway,The Citgo sign and The Pru and was pretty big and comfy.Breakfast was very good,but pricy (there...More

Thank Trish C
Response from Sondra M, General Manager at Boston Hotel BuckminsterResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Trish C, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We are conveniently located by many attractions and have great views of Fenway, The Citgo sign and the Boston skyline from many of our guest rooms. We appreciate you staying with us...More

Reviewed 13 March 2018

My husband and I stayed here for a night after going to a show. It's in a great historic building with a small garage next door for overnight parking. The hotel was less than 5 minutes from the House of Blues and Fenway. We were...More

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Response from Sondra M, General Manager at Boston Hotel BuckminsterResponded 13 March 2018

Hi Jessica T, Thank you for your review on our hotel. Our hotel has so many unique features, from the historic events that took place here to it's great location. Our staff is always eager to provide information on venues and the history of the...More

Reviewed 10 March 2018

Stayed in town for a night out without worrying about driving. Easy walking to some of the best hangouts, or jump on the subway and go anywhere. Fantastic room that would work as an apartment. Clean, well decorated, comfortable, and a view. Abby at the...More

1  Thank Steve M
Response from Sondra M, General Manager at Boston Hotel BuckminsterResponded 13 March 2018

Hi Steve M, We are honored that you chose to stay with us here at the Boston Hotel Buckminster. We value your feedback and are happy you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you on your next trip to Boston. Please call us...More

Reviewed 10 March 2018

I arrived in Boston on 3rd January, the day before the famous blizzard! When the taxi pulled up to the hotel I was impressed - lovely building. The person at the desk was polite, helpful and welcoming. I went up to my room - it...More

1  Thank JeanLiggett
Response from Sondra M, General Manager at Boston Hotel BuckminsterResponded 13 March 2018

Hi JeanLiggett, Thank you so kindly for your wonderful review. It really makes us smile when our guests have truly enjoyed there stay with us. Most of our rooms have wonderful views of Fenway Park, Beacon Street, the iconic Citgo sign and the beautiful Boston...More

Reviewed 8 March 2018

The girlfriend and I decided to visit Boston for 2 nights (Mar 4-6) and she found this hotel with good reviews. Location wise, it is great. It has access to pretty much everything in the city and Fenway park is right around the corner. However,...More

1  Thank johnromano23
Response from Sondra M, General Manager at Boston Hotel BuckminsterResponded 13 March 2018

Dear johnromano23, I truly apologize that your stay was sub par. We truly try our best to offer clean accommodations with excellent service. Sometimes we fall short and we appreciate you bringing it to our attention. I have brought this to the Housekeeping departments attention...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Business Centre with Internet Access
Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$ 198 - US$ 484 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$ 198 - US$ 484 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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
...More
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22 March 2018|
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Response from Angelo S | Reviewed this property |
The room we had there was a small coffee maker. It used the bags of coffee, not any sort of pod. The coffee provided was good enough to get the day rolling and then get out to a good shop.
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Kristina P
13 February 2018|
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Response from mess2071 | Reviewed this property |
Parking is $35 and is added to your hotel bill at the end of your stay
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Saima R
27 July 2017|
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Response from Rita R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, our room had a full bathroom attached. Quite large and very clean! Nice, soft towels too.
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"Rooms on the north side, away from the Pike and Fenway Park, and in the center are quieter."
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"Stay somewhere else."
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"Skip the Fenway view since the noise from the freeway is horrendous."
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"Top floor corner suite had great views"
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