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Boston Hotel Buckminster

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  • Excellent26%
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  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Glad I discovered this spot to stay for a quick trip to Fenway. We were so close. The room was on the smaller side but plenty for the one evening we were there. It was clean and the bed was comfy. We didn't have much...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stayed over two nights for the Pearl Jam concert at Fenway. Was literally a 5 minute walk to the ballpark. Could even see Fenway Park from our room. Really nice hotel. Clean and surprisingly quiet. Friendly Staff. Comfortable bed. Rooms were a little dated but...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

I was greeted by Claudia - a lovely professional who quickly checked me in and answered all questions. The hotel is in the center of Kenmore Square - in Boston that means you are central to everything. Best value in town. Clean, professional and a...More

Thank bostontraveler117
Reviewed 6 days ago

Stayed at Buckminster for a trip to Boston and was not disappointed! The hotel staff from the check in to the dining room were first class. Our room was perfect and the hotel was immaculate. Chase and Joshua were amazing hosts and so helpful in...More

Thank ballek2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love staying here when visiting our kid at Boston U, which is essentially across the street. The staff is always friendly and helpful, we get good value, and love the location. The breakfast is good, parking is easy on street or garage, coffee and...More

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About
Description
Welcome to Boston Hotel Buckminster located in Kenmore Square, a few steps away from Fenway Park. Built in 1897 this hotel takes you back in time with its old world elegance. A historic hotel that hosted a ...More speakeasy in the 1920's and hosted jazz legends including Billie Holiday and Charles Mingus. More notoriously, it was the site where the 1919 baseball-fixing scheme, the Black Sox Scandal for the World Series was planned. Our 132 guestrooms and suites have been tastefully designed for simplicity, elegance and comfort. All accommodations include complimentary Wi-Fi, HD Flat screen TVs with HBO, microwaves, mini-fridges and large soft beds. For the best views in the house, ask for our City View rooms overlooking Fenway Park, the iconic Citgo sign and the Boston landscape. Boston Hotel Buckminster is within walking distance to Boston University and House of Blues. Come join us for a relaxing stay where the crossroads to history and baseball collide in an elegant fashion. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
132
Price range
USD 128 - USD 481 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Massachusetts > Boston > Fenway / Kenmore
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
132
Price range
USD 128 - USD 481 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Massachusetts > Boston > Fenway / Kenmore
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Traveller (413)
Room & Suite (386)
Dining (40)
Amenities (20)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Nearby
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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bigjimmy16
25 August 2018|
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Response from Tom K | Reviewed this property |
Yes, my room had a coffee maker.
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Susan P
28 July 2018|
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Response from TeeBow | Reviewed this property |
I can not really say, the parking garage is quite large. I suggest you call the hotel and ask them. Having the measurements ready may help. Sorry I can not be more accurate
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Sally M
25 May 2018|
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Response from Sondra M | Property representative |
Yes of course. We also have a $100.00 incidental fee that will be reimbursed to you if you do not charge anything o the room.
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"Street facing rooms have nice views of the square - inside facing rooms are a bit more quiet."
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"Make sure you request a room that does not have a portable AC unit"
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"Get room on the third floor if possible - quieter than street level."
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"Second floor has black our curtains and not pull down shades like upper floors. Brookline Avenue side gives..."
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