Hotels in Boston combine the city’s colonial past with its vibrant present. Stay at a Boston waterfront hotel and enjoy luxury on the Boston Harbor, or choose a chic boutique hotel in Back Bay and be just steps from world-class shopping on Newbury Street. Boston is a walking city with all of its main historical sites connected by the Freedom Trail, so wherever you decide to stay you’ll be close to some of the city’s oldest landmarks like the Boston Common, Paul Revere House and Old North Church. We’ll help you find the best hotels in Boston so all you have to worry about is where to get the best chowder.
2.5 star hotel 396 reviews
Area: Lower Roxbury
1.34 mi from city center
Best Rooms: The best views of the city are found from rooms facing Melnea Cass Blvd. on floors 6 - 9.
4 star hotel 1331 reviews
Area: Seaport District
1.17 mi from city center
Best Rooms: The Skyline Suite has floor-to-ceiling windows that provide incredible views of Boston's cityscape, especially if you're on a higher floor. If you don't feel like shelling out for the Skyline Suite, the Traditional Rooms with city views are a great option.
Best Rooms: The side of the building facing south has some views of the Boston Wharf, while the north side faces Christopher Columbus Park and the harbor. For the best harbor views, you'll want to be in a room on the east side of the building.
Best Rooms: Surrounded by buildings of a similar height, good views are hard to come by.
3 star hotel 626 reviews
Area: Prudential - St. Botolph
0.69 mi from city center
Best Rooms: The side of the building facing Boylston St. offers decent city views. Rooms ending in *05 (i.e. 605, 705) sit at the corner of Blagden and Exeter Streets, and depending on how high of a floor you're on, you may be able to catch a glimpse of the Charles River; these will likely be the best views offered from the hotel.
Best Rooms: Rooms facing Clarendon St. on floors 10 - 14 offer a good view of the city.