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Taj Boston

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#28 of 82 Hotels in Boston
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Mexico, Mexico
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Taj Hotel has the best location in town, just crossing the street and you are at the park or walking to the right you can be at the Newbury St that is so beautiful and full of shops and restaurants. The service at the hotel was really good and all of the staff so friendly. Rooms are good size and...

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Cape Elizabeth, Maine
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a lovely two night visit to the Taj. Ate Thanksgiving in the ballroom. Enjoyed the fitness room. Our room was comfortable and attractive. It was extremely quiet (didn't hear noise from the hallway or the other rooms -- that's old-time building specs for you!). The only hiccup was the service in the bar -- I suspect they used...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Start with the positive - the staff was unfailingly helpful, polite, resourceful and very pleasant. They are one of the bright spots of this property! Also, great location and decor. Also, the bed was extremely comfortable. However, there were several problems. Our luggage took 1.5 hours to be delivered to our room. Desk kept telling us how busy the hotel...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel for a night and this was by far the worst stay in a Taj property that we have ever had. I redeemed ~5000 of my membership points - this would have gotten me about 5 nights at a reasonably good Taj property in India. However, I decided to make this booking since this was a...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed in 2 adjoining room with my wife and 2 teenage children. We were very comfortable, and enjoyed being near the Public Garden for lighting of the tree. Hotel was bustling with holiday parties and a general festive air.

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Cheyenne, United States
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel is showing its age , but well maintained and service was excellent. It's age is part of the charm! The location could not be better. I do not think I have ever slept that well in a hotel. Be advised that they have 29 suites with wood burning fireplaces and if that smell bothers you, you may want to...

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Rutland, United States
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent overall experience. Great service and very professional staff. Hotel facilities were exceptional. Location was excellent for a Christmas weekend of shopping, relaxation and very good restaurants.

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Orleans, MA
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have stayed at the Taj for 4 years on the same weekend in December. The location is perfect and the staff accommodating without being pretentious. The view of Boston Common at Christmas is wonderful. Hope to be back again.

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Everyone is so kind and helpful from the check in desk, (offered early check in at no cost to a free upgraded room, for our anniversary) to hotel staff, to the concierge. You have gone out of your way to make our stay in Boston a memorable one!

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Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is my second stay in this lovely hotel. It has such a welcoming environment with such friendly staff, that one feels at home! I love the decoration, the style and quality of the furniture. I love the cosy bar down in the lobby with a most beautiful fire. I adore the flower decorations, different each day and, most of...

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Back Bay
Wander around this quintessential neighborhood in the heart of Boston for high-end shops, restaurants, and the feeling of city bustle. Its most identifiable skyscrapers, the Prudential Center and John Hancock Tower, are highlights of the city skyline. Visit Newbury street to explore unique and trendy boutiques – as well as every other kind of store imaginable – all housed in beautiful brownstone buildings. In nice weather, restaurant patio seating is packed with Bostonians and tourists alike soaking up the sunshine and enjoying the food. Commonwealth Ave offers a beautiful stroll down residential tree-lined streets. Keep walking towards the Charles River and enjoy a beautiful view by the water. In warmer months, people run and bike on paths running along the esplanade, and sail and kayak on the Charles River. Boylston street, also full of shops, bars, and restaurants, is the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Head towards Copley Square and check out the Boston Public Library, which is particularly beautiful from the Dartmouth street entrance.
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  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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The Cafe at Taj Boston
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Champagne Sunday Brunch
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Taj Boston, the Crown Jewel of Boston Hotels, occupies the city's most prestigious address at Arlington and Newbury Streets. Renowned for its classic style and award-winning service, this 1927 landmark hotel overlooks the picturesque Public Garden with swan boat rides and the Boston Common's ice-skating at Frog Pond. Surrounded by art galleries, boutiques and restaurants, the hotel is ideally located near the Theatre District, historic sites, shopping at Copley Place and the Hynes Convention Center. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Taj Boston

Address: 15 Arlington Street, Boston, MA 02116-3417
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Boston > Back Bay
Price Range: RM900 - RM2,088 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Taj Boston 4.5*
Number of rooms: 273
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Also Known As:
Taj Boston Hotel Boston
Taj Hotel Boston
Boston Taj Hotel
Hotel Style:
#4 Green Hotel in Boston
#20 Luxury Hotel in Boston
#36 Romantic Hotel in Boston
#36 Business Hotel in Boston
#44 Family Hotel in Boston
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“Try for Boston Garden view”
 of 5 bubbles 780kareno, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The higher and front view <3!!!”
 of 5 bubbles JackieCLC, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Oustanding staff.”
 of 5 bubbles 519beritr, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Allow an hour to get your car brought to you, coffee is only served in the lobby until 9:30”
 of 5 bubbles capemorris, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We were on 4th floor facing Newbury St, which was very nice. Not too noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles 30nancy60, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
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