Best Rooms: River High Floor rooms are on floors 16 - 25, and offer lovely views of the river.
4 star hotel
Area: Prudential - St. Botolph
0.86 mi from Back Bay Fens
Best Rooms: The best views of the city are offered from floors 33 and up; these are also the Starwood Preferred Guest floors. Rooms ending in *01 or *13, on floors 21 and higher (e.g. 2101, 2113), offer lovely views of the Charles River.
3 star hotel
Area: Lower Roxbury
1.22 mi from Back Bay Fens
Best Rooms: The best views of the city are found from rooms facing Melnea Cass Blvd. on floors 6 - 9.
Best Rooms: Deluxe Rooms have lovely city views. You can also enjoy views of King's Chapel, King's Chapel Burying Ground and partial views of Boston Common, so be sure to get specific about what type of view you'd like from your room.
Best Rooms: The hotel is surrounded by taller buildings, so you won't find any great city views. For a street view, request to stay in a room facing Devonshire.
Best Rooms: Rooms facing north on higher floors offer a good view of the city.