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Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed here for business and would come back for a personal trip in a heart beat. The staff were friendly and went above and beyond service wise to make the visit memorable. I stayed for three nights and traveled to the convention center each day, which wasn't hard to do via foot.

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Hartford, Connecticut
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is beautiful. We checked out early at the Hyatt due to the dirtiness there and booked here for the night. So glad we did. The room is very clean and the staff very friendly. I will stay here for now on when I visit BOSTON.

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Boston, MA
Reviewed 1 week ago

First time visitor here. Being from Boston area, I do not tend to stay at a hotel, but stayed after a concert at the Garden. I know I am going to butcher his name, but I must say, Rakaysh was one of THE most pleasant front desk person I have met in my travels. Very articulate, very concerned about and...

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1Thank SNP1000
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel has a very convenient location to al Seaport restaurants. The rooms were spacious and comfortable. The lap pool, hot tub and workout room made the cold weather seem far away. The staff were very friendly and accommodating. The one gotcha is the parking is very expensive. The options are to use the hotel valet or park in one...

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RenaissanceBOSWF, General Manager at Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel, responded to this review

Dear HIDHFM, we want to thank you for ringing in the New year with us and we're so happy you enjoyed your stay. I hope that you continue to join us for other holidays or just a night away. if we can ever be of any assistance, please don't hesitate to contact the hotel directly.

Guilford, Maine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the first Marriott hotels we have stayed at and it was a great experience. We are avid Hilton customers and didn't know what to expect here. We joined the loyalty program before we booked, and they greeted us as members as soon as we arrived. The room was clean and believe me that is number one...

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RenaissanceBOSWF, General Manager at Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel, responded to this review

YotaPwr, thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I am so pleased that you enjoyed yourself while you were here. I hope in the future that you will stay with us again if you ever find yourself in Boston again.

Middleburg, Florida, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I will start by saying, this review is for the hotel....not for the restaurant! I will get to that later! This hotel is top notch. I am a Marriott premium member. The view from the higher floors is fantastic. I hate heights and elevators! However, this elevator is quick and the doors open fast! I had a great view of...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic hotel, easy walk to art institute. Pizza parlor just around the corner and the seafood restaurants to get lobster rolls, very easy to get to. Silver line just across the parking lot made it easy to go to Boston Univ., where my daughter was at lacrosse camp. Beautifully appointed rooms felt like a boutique hotel. Front desk staff had...

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Garnerville, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely. We got a good price. But WiFi is extra. No free breakfast. Easy to get to by MT Silver Line stops across the street. Comfy beds. Plenty of pillows. Refrigerator and on the same floor is the ice and soda machine.

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Cape Cod
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Once again, great service from the hotel. - Valet parking attendant was very nice. Watched the car and didn't hassle me while i went in for a little while - up to the room to wait for my son's flight to arrive. - Front desk staffer: Rakaysh - should be promoted. Friendly and competent - took care of a couple...

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Plymouth, Massachusetts
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found the hotel and our room to be exceptionally clean and the staff friendly and accommodating. I would have given this hotel a 5 except for a couple of minor items one being that the noise level seemed high as we could hear people talking in the corridor outside the room. The towels were of a coarse texture and not...

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RenaissanceBOSWF, General Manager at Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel, responded to this review

looper28, Thank you for taking the time to let us know how your stay was. We are always trying to improve our guests experiences and with your help we'll be able to address these concerns. Thank you for your feedback and I hope that we get the opportunity to host you again the next time you are in Boston.

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Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
This area has been expanding and becoming more and more popular, for good reason. Not surprisingly, the seaport district of South Boston is located beautifully along the water. The area is designed for easy strolling along the HarborWalk, and there are bars and restaurants for all ages and budgets. The Institute of Contemporary Art is located in this area in a contemporary building with an absolutely stunning deck overlooking the water. In the summer time there are Friday music concerts on the deck of the museum. Nearby, there are many green spaces to enjoy.
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Renaissance Boston Waterfront hotel is located in South Boston and features luxurious accommodations with the latest amenities. This Boston Waterfront hotel is ideal for meeting functions, and wedding events. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel

Address: 606 Congress St, Boston, MA 02210-2803
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Boston > Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront , South Boston
Price Range: $219 - $756 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 471
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Also Known As:
Renaissance Boston
Boston Renaissance
Hotel Style:
#20 Green Hotel in Boston
#27 Romantic Hotel in Boston
#29 Luxury Hotel in Boston
#31 Business Hotel in Boston
#33 Family Hotel in Boston
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“Higher up floors!”
 of 5 bubbles 561CynthiaB, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“High floor, ask for eastern view”
 of 5 bubbles AmySD, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Love the upper floors, great views, even on the side supposedly away from the water.”
 of 5 bubbles etmaine, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Above the 10th floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Traveler40827, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Stay somewhere else if you want to sleep”
 of 5 bubbles Not_the_UGLY_AMERCN, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
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