3 star hotel
Area: Coolidge Corner, Brookline
1.38 mi from St. Elizabeth's Medical Center
Best Rooms: There isn't too much in the way of views, as the hotel is surrounded by buildings, but rooms facing Webster St. on floors 7 - 8 are your best bet for a view of the city.
Best Rooms: You'll find good views of the pool from rooms ending in *01 - *05 on all floors (e.g. 101, 205).
Best Rooms: Both sides of the building offer great views of either downtown or the river; towards the west, you can see Fenway Park. Every floor has at least two rooms with panoramic views that face the city. * The Superior rooms are on floors 23 and up.
Best Rooms: Rooms at the front of the hotel have the best views of Newbury St., and these rooms can be booked in a variety of categories. The higher the floor, the better the view will be.
3 star hotel
Area: Prudential - St. Botolph
3.46 mi from St. Elizabeth's Medical Center
Best Rooms: Surrounded by buildings of a similar height, good views are hard to come by.
Best Rooms: Queen rooms are located in three different areas of the hotel. Some of the rooms offer lovely views of Copley Square, while rooms in the center of the building don't have views, but are much quieter.