From the Amtrak platform at South Station, go to South Station's Redline and take the subway to the Kendal Square stop. Go outside and look for the free Cambridge Side Galleria (mall) shuttle stop. Take the shuttle to the mall buy some snacks at the Galleria and proceed to your hotel which is located next to the mall.
Great Hotel, please let us know how you like it.
Staying there four nights, I would let the Concierge know you need to get to south station. If he does not put you into one of the many town cars, which are always outside, then follow the above advice.
Many thanks for your help. Will let you know how the trip and the hotel are upon our return.
I hope you find the time to walk the river while there. You can walk over the longfellow bridge and be on Charles street, in about 20 minutes.
The view of Beacon Hill is very nice from near the Cambridge side of the Longfellow Bridge.
The Legals near Kendall Square is the best out of all the legals...imho.
Check to see if the boat still leaves from in back of the hotel, which will drop people on the boston side of the river.
We hope to see as much as we can whilst in Boston, my husband had a brief visit there about 10 years ago and has always longed to go back as he liked it so much. I have never been so it will all be a new adventure for me!! Will def try to walk about quite a lot as I feel it gives you a better feel for a place. Although hubby has recomended doing the duck tour, for fun!!!
Will let you know about the boat from the back of the hotel.
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