Boston’s best hotels are most well known for their impressive locations within the city’s most desirable neighborhoods. From Beacon Hill to the Back Bay and beyond, you can find some of the most luxurious hotels. We took a look inside some of these properties to uncover some of their best features. Here are our picks for some of the hautest hotel amenities here in Boston.
1 XV Beacon
The luxury boutique hotel located in Beacon Hill, XV Beacon stands out for its beautiful rooftop deck. Enjoy morning coffee or take an afternoon cocktail break here while enjoying some of the best views of the city. This pet welcoming hotel exceeds all of the luxuries you would expect from a high end hotel by including in-room gas fireplaces, complimentary Lexus courtesy service, an on-site steakhouse and wine cellar.
15 Beacon Street Boston, MA 02108
2 The Liberty Hotel
If you have ever wondered what it is like to spend a night in prison, now is your chance. The former Charles Street Jail has been transformed into sparkling Liberty Hotel. Have a drink inside the brick walled Alibi (what used to be the jail’s old “drunk tank”) or dine at CLINK where original jail cells still remain. One of Boston’s most beloved chefs Lydia Shire also has a Italian restaurant here known as Scampo. Be sure to keep an eye out for some haute events here like the complimentary fashion shows held on Thursdays Fashionably Late and Gallery Night Series of art held on Tuesdays.
215 Charles Street Boston, MA 02114
3 Hotel Commonwealth
Red Sox fans unite at the Hotel Commonwealth located just steps from Fenway Park. With imported Italian linens, down comforters and pillows in every room, the hotel offers some of the best baseball packages in town. Be sure to check out the one-bedroom Baseball Suite decorated entirely in classic baseball memorabilia complete with trading cards, a DVD library stocked with baseball films that you can watch on a 50-inch plasma television.
500 Commonwealth Avenue Boston, MA 02215
4 The Colonnade Hotel
Over in the Back Bay, The Colonnade Hotel offers the city’s most impressive hotel pools. Complimentary use for all hotel guests, the pool and sleek lounge is located on the roof and is so popular during the warmer months they even offer day passes for visitors. Located across the street from the Shops at the Prudential Center, the popular hotel offers some of the best views of the neighboring Back Bay area from the roof deck.
120 Huntington Avenue Boston, MA 02116
5 Custom House
Many people do not realize you can stay in one of Boston’s most recognizable landmarks. The 200-year old Custom House clock tower located just steps from Faneuil Hall and the Financial District offers spacious one-bedroom suites with separate living and dining areas. There is a small bar located on the first floor and an open air observation deck on the 26th floor offering encompassing views of the entire city and beyond.
3 McKinley Square Boston, MA 02109