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Boston Hotel Buckminster

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Reviewed 14 November 2017

This was an updated, quaint older hotel a couple blocks from Fenway Park. So close to everything, and walking distance was great to most attractions. Use the back exit and so close to go to the Red Sox games. The rooms were small, but beds...More

Thank Carol M
Response from Andrea M, General Manager at Boston Hotel BuckminsterResponded 15 November 2017

Hello Carol! Thank you so much for the kind words! We have many different room types here at the Buckminster! We do have suites and we do have singles! I would appreciate the opportunity to have you visit another time so that we may accommodate...More

Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Boston Hotel Buckminster is a lovely old style hotel that offers modern amenities. We were upgraded to a suite which was huge! Bed was super comfy and parking was right next door. ($35/night) The Hotel is located in Kenmore Square where there are lots of...More

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Reviewed 2 November 2017

This hotel is more than adequate for a one night stay. The rooms are clean and large. Expect to arrive and carry your cases up the stairs to the lobby. The staff are friendly and helpful. The hotel has a sense that it needs a...More

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Response from Andrea M, General Manager at Boston Hotel BuckminsterResponded 9 November 2017

Hello! Thank you for your review! You will be happy to know we have some exciting changes coming our way. We will be updating for 2018 and have some great packages to offer. Please reach out to me directly when you are planning your next...More

Reviewed 30 October 2017

After 9+ hours of driving, I was greeted at the front desk by two smiling and enthusiastic young ladies. Despite having arrived slightly prior to check in, they were able to quickly get me into a room – even making a last minute change to...More

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Response from Andrea M, General Manager at Boston Hotel BuckminsterResponded 31 October 2017

Hello Alicia! Let me thank you for the entire team for the wonderful review that you have provided! We here at the Boston Hotel Buckminster strive for perfection for the guest! And we truly do love what we do! And Guests like you make it...More

Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

I stayed for 2 nights en route to a course in Cape Code. I emailed in advance today I would,be arriving very late - the email correspondence was prompt and efficient. Room fine, but not well appoint d for a suite with a kitchen and...More

Thank Julian S
Response from Andrea M, General Manager at Boston Hotel BuckminsterResponded 31 October 2017

Hello Julian: Thank you for your review, I truly apologize for any inconvenience that you may have encountered at the desk. Our restaurant Fenmore Grill is equipped for take out so the next time you visit please inquire. We are always honored to help our...More

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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Business Centre with Internet Access
Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$98 - US$361 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$98 - US$361 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Fenway / Kenmore
The Curse of the Bambino may have ended years ago, but
loyal Red Sox fans will continue to infiltrate this
home to historic Fenway Park, where you can find
victory banners, people yelling in stereotypical
Boston accents, and lots of sports bars. Located
within Kenmore Square, the old gas station Citgo sign
is another Boston skyline classic seen throughout the
city. In addition to a hectic and diehard sports
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Kristina P
13 February 2018|
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Response from mess2071 | Reviewed this property |
Parking is $35 and is added to your hotel bill at the end of your stay
Saima R
27 July 2017|
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Response from Rita R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, our room had a full bathroom attached. Quite large and very clean! Nice, soft towels too.
Charity C
12 July 2017|
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Response from Fl5becks | Reviewed this property |
1/2 block
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