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Royal Sonesta Boston

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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
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Special Offer: Breakfast for $1
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Special Offer: Breakfast for $1
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We booked the Sonesta because many of their rooms overlook the Charles River, and because thus hotel isn't in the middle of the chaotic busy downtown Boston area. Just a few dollars away by Lyft, you can enjoy downtown Boston but not have to deal...More

Thank Esther84
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We booked our room with the river view for 4th of July 2018 at the last minute so we got this small room for 2 with fantastic water view of Charles River and Boston iconic landmarks: John Hancock tower and Prudential Center just as the...More

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Response from RoyalSonestaBoston, General Manager at Royal Sonesta BostonResponded 10 July 2018

Dear PAUL RATHA Y, Thank you for your terrific five star review; we are so pleased we were able to accommodate you for your last minute stay over the Fourth of July holiday! Truly - there are few better places to watch the fireworks! It...More

Reviewed yesterday

Stayed at the Sonesta while travelling across Boston - and it was a great stay. Room - not the largest we stayed in, but adequate. Nice seating area - nice fixtures. Decent sized closet. We received a river view - which was nice to wake...More

Thank Jason T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great Hotel! You are literally in the middle of everything, mall across the street, restaurants, tours, and a view of the Charles River. The rooms very clean, bed was comfortable. Service at the hotel was great!

Thank Jackie K
Reviewed 3 days ago

This place was OUTSTANDING/EXCELLENT! The location right next to the river. You can sit in the lounge or on the patio with wonderful views of the river and people watching. The rooms impeccable! The bed, you don't want to get out of it. The staff...More

Thank Alvin N
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
USD 200 - USD 600 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in Cambridge
#2 River View Hotel in Cambridge
#4 Trendy Hotel in Cambridge
#11 Centrally Located Hotel in Cambridge
#12 Quiet Hotel in Cambridge
#15 Mid-range Hotel in Cambridge
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 200 - USD 600 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in Cambridge
#2 River View Hotel in Cambridge
#4 Trendy Hotel in Cambridge
#11 Centrally Located Hotel in Cambridge
#12 Quiet Hotel in Cambridge
#15 Mid-range Hotel in Cambridge
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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gkd86
12 June 2018|
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Response from macleank2018 | Reviewed this property |
It was no more then a 20 min walk along the water.
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Edward H
23 January 2018|
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Response from pascalegrenie | Reviewed this property |
very clean hotel. "Pet friendly" doesn't mean the pets actually sleep in the beds!!!! Anyway, no trace of any pets whatsoever when I was staying there; and I certainly will again!
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Jquinn3283
1 October 2017|
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Response from Drakesy | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is but also lots of good choices locally
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Room Tips
"Get the water view room. It tops of the room and all the amenities."
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"Ask for a river view!"
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"Ask for a room with a view if you can enjoy it. Check the cost of parking which may be expensive for those..."
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"Try to get a room with a city view, the view from the other side of the hotel isn't up to much."
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