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Ames Boston Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton

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Galway, Ireland (Republic Of.)
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here for 2 nights mid March. We were really looking forward to our stay as the website makes the hotel look like a very unusual and quirky hotel. Although the staff were friendly and helpful (if slightly professionally distant) the room was a big let down. Probably a third of the room (top floor - think it was room...

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Looking for a modern stylish hotel in a great location in Boston? I highly recommend the Ames. The friendly staff greeted me in the cozy lobby and made sure all my requests were honored. My room had great views of Boston and lots of natural light. The bed was really comfortable with luxury linens. Fabulous shower and great Moulton Brown...

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GuestExperience_2016, General Manager at Ames Boston Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing the Ames Boston as your home away from home Paula O. We appreciate your business. It is wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. We were all especially proud to learn that the team made your stay extra special. Thanks for your kind words. Hopefully, you had some time to wander to our...

butler, United States
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great place to stay, rooms are very well appointed and its nice to see the mini bar making a comeback. The shower was fantastic. Bar and restaurant were still under construction, internet was in and out and if you are going to park your better off parking across the street at public parking for 43.00 per night instead of 50.00...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is the 2nd time I have stayed at the Ames. From the Valet Staff to the Front Desk to the Bell Service, Everything was perfect. The rooms were clean and functional. I travel for a living so USB plugs, iPod docs, great WiFi goes a long way! I look forward to my next trip to Boston!

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Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The location of the hotel is ideal for those looking to explore the Faneuil Hall area. Close proximity to shopping and great restaurants. The historical background and cleanliness of the Ames Hotel is an added plus.

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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Definitely convenient and within walking distance of attractions and good restaurants. Our room was very good and staff helpful...unfortunately we were trapped there during storm Stella...and there was no working kitchen or hot food available. So all day without food until we could get out in the evening.

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Wilbraham, Massachusetts
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

I stay at lots of Hilton brand hotels throughout the year. The staff here is some of the best I have had the pleasure to deal with. I was at a Ritz Carlton in Virginia last month and I will tell you that the Ames staff is much more friendly and attentive. For a city hotel, it was not noisy...

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Vancouver
Reviewed 1 week ago

I travel a lot across the US for business, and this has been my favourite hotel this year - a place I would return to without hesitation. I tend to look for hotels in great locations with a bit of charm and "something different" about them. The rooms at the Ames are beautiful - high-ceilinged and stylish while still maintaining...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here just to sleep and I believe it was the heating system was the cause of the noise and humming vibrations. Didn't sleep a wink I even switched rooms. Wouldn't stay again for free. Cost me over 300 for a sleepless night

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Edmonds, Washington
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Ames Hotel is an old building converted to ‘boutique’ hotel rooms, part of the Hilton Corporation. The staff is uniformly welcoming and professional. While conveniently located on the Freedom Trail, with the Old State House across the street and Faneuil Hall/Quincy Market around the corner, the accommodations really don’t suit a tourist, especially those travelling as family. Near the...

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GuestExperience_2016, General Manager at Ames Boston Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

We appreciate your business while traveling in Boston Roadtripper1951. Thank you for staying with us. While we are glad to hear that you enjoyed our central location, it was disappointing to hear that you didn't find value in your stay. Our hotel has many different room types and our team loves sharing the benefits of each room with guests and...

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The largest area of the city, Downtown is rich with historical and iconic sites in Boston. Stroll through one of Boston’s most famous green spaces, the Boston Public Gardens, check out and make way for duckling statues, picnic under a beautiful tree overlooking the pond, and walk over the iconic footbridge where, during summer time, you will catch a swan boat toting children and eager tourists through the pond. Have your camera ready to capture its peaceful beauty in the middle of a bustling city. Continue on through the Gardens and take in some open green space at the Boston Common, where you can spend time throwing a frisbee, sitting on a park bench, or, in the winter time, skating on the frog pond. Head north from the end of the Common to see the golden dome of the State House, and travel through government center to Quincy Market and Faneuil Hall, both a historic and popular destination worth a quick visit for a first time to Boston. Head to Long Wharf to visit the Aquarium, or catch a boat to Charlestown or even Cape Cod.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ames, located in the beautiful and historic Ames building, inspires both modern style and old world sophistication. An experience rich with elegant interpretations, Ames is ideally located near historic Faneuil Hall and Beacon Hill. Boasting a vibrant restaurant and bar offering an atmosphere that is at once refined and playful, a state-of-the art fitness center and suites accented by dramatic, Romanesque arched windows and original fireplaces. Our hotel is now part of the Curio Collection by Hilton and features Hilton HHonors benefits and rewards. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ames Boston Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton

Address: 1 Court Street, Boston, MA 02108-2615
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Boston > Downtown
Price Range: RM1,174 - RM2,703 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ames Boston Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton 4*
Number of rooms: 115
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Also Known As:
Ames - a Morgans Original Hotel Boston
Hotel Style:
#32 Luxury Hotel in Boston
#39 Romantic Hotel in Boston
#40 Business Hotel in Boston
#48 Family Hotel in Boston
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“I would think higher up to avoid street noise.”
 of 5 bubbles Oldmaster, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Great views from any room.”
 of 5 bubbles JimmyA729, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Read the reviews before booking. VERY small rooms!”
 of 5 bubbles 221loriw, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 305 was great. Quiet, spacious and looked out onto the main street.”
 of 5 bubbles CaroleD37, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“small hotel, Quincy market, financial distrct”
 of 5 bubbles daniellew334, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
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