Boston’s oceanfront location sets the picture perfect setting for families traveling here for a weekend getaway. With year round seasonal events, historic attractions and lots of great restaurants nearby, there is no shortage of things to do in the city. When it comes to staying in town, you want to be close to the buzz of the city, so here’s a look at some of the hautest hotels for families in Boston.
1 Boston Harbor HotelBoston Harbor Hotel
The Boston Harbor Hotel’s waterfront destination is perfect for families any time of year. From an ice skating rink on-site in the winter to an outdoor movie theater and seasonal concerts in the warmer months, there is an abundance of activities for kids and parents. After a day of adventure at the nearby New England Aquarium, unwind with a spa treatment, let the kids have some fun at the indoor pool and then relax with a glass of wine at Meritage, the restaurant’s signature restaurant operated by Daniel Bruce, creator of the Boston Wine Festival.
70 Rowes Wharf Boston, MA 02110
2 Revere Hotel Boston CommonRevere Hotel
The whimsical Revere Hotel Boston Common takes all family members into consideration, even your four-legged friends. The sleek pet friendly property has an indoor heated pool, a seasonal outdoor rooftop pool for relaxing. You can even request a crib for the room complete with infant bath for your little one. Each modern room has a balcony and the hotel features an Alice in Wonderland themed lounge called Emerald where you can go for a nightcap.
200 Stuart Street Boston, MA 02116
3 The Liberty HotelLiberty Hotel
It doesn’t get much cooler than spending the night in a former jail. The folks at The Liberty Hotel knew that when they transformed the Charles Street Jail into a luxurious architectural marvel. The hotel pays homage to its storied history with former jail cells outlining CLINK, the on-site restaurant and Alibi, the classic lounge with outdoor patio.
215 Charles Street Boston, MA 02114
4 Battery Wharf HotelBattery Wharf Hotel
It’s always great to come across an unexpected discovery in a hidden location. That’s just what you will discover when you locate the Battery Wharf Hotel tucked away in Boston’s historic North End. The sprawling waterfront property overlooks the U.S. Coast Guard Base and features an on-site spa, water transportation and a restaurant with patio dining during the warmer months and firepit for s’mores during the winter.
3 Battery Wharf Boston, MA 02109
5 XV BeaconXV Beacon
Beacon Hill’s luxe XV Beacon property is one of the city’s best hotels known for its prime location, contemporary rooms, roof deck and steakhouse. Here, you can book a spacious pet friendly room complete with gas fireplace, get a ride in the courtesy Lexus LX460 for shopping excursion to nearby Downtown Crossing or enjoy a perfectly marbled steak dinner at Mooo.
15 Beacon Street Boston, MA 02108