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InterContinental Boston
Ranked #4 of 83 Hotels in Boston
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Wellington, New Zealand
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“A lovely hotel!”
Reviewed 14 March 2012

Friendly staff and a clean comfortable room. Pretty harbor location.

  • Stayed January 2012, travelled as a couple
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ICBoston, Hotel Manager at InterContinental Boston, responded to this review, 26 March 2012
We always love to hear from a guest who has had an exceptional experience and will be sure to share your comments and praise with our staff. It is great that you were pleased with the size of your room and bathroom in addition to our waterfront location. As you experienced, we do offer one of the most generous sized standard hotel rooms in Boston at approximately 430 sq. ft. From location to service, the InterContinental Boston team understands the importance of both. Our staff works very hard to make each guest’s experience memorable and to exceed their expectations. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay and hope that we will welcome you back in the future.
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Reviewed 13 March 2012

Great hotel in a great location. Room was large and even had an extra office space. Only stayed for one night but the food delivery to the room was great and there was a large number of restaurants to choose from.

  • Stayed July 2011
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ICBoston, Hotel Manager at InterContinental Boston, responded to this review, 26 March 2012
Thank you for taking the time to share your wonderful experience at our hotel. We are excited that you had a chance to explore a variety of culinary wonders our hotel has to offer from room service to Sushi-Teq. At InterContinental Boston, we offer an international cornucopia of chic, innovative restaurants and bars, delivering stimulating dining and cocktail experiences intertwined to reflect a journey around the world. As you noticed, our luxurious waterfront hotel offers three exceptional restaurants and lounges that will tantalize your taste buds and indulge your senses. Thank you for posting your review and we hope you will visit again soon.
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Reviewed 12 March 2012

My girfriend and I recently spent a weekend in Boston to do a little sightseeing. I know InterContinental Hotels are usually very nice, but this was my first experience. This was a very classy, sleek, hotel that was also very comfortable.

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- Great location for the harbor
- Excellent service (let me check in early in the morning) and were very kind
- New and clean, and luxurious without being overbearing or gaudy
- Walk most places (however, a little far from the shopping district and the park)

Cons

- No shuttle service to airports

Excellent room, excellent location, excellent service. Will remember when I return to the city again.

  • Stayed February 2012, travelled as a couple
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ICBoston, Hotel Manager at InterContinental Boston, responded to this review, 26 March 2012
We are delighted that we could provide a spectacular experience for you and your girlfriend during your visit to Boston and it is great to hear that the pros outweighed the cons. Our staff strives to provide excellent service to our guests and exceed their expectations. As you experienced, our sophisticated and artful interior décor of the hotel stylishly mixes classic with modern. Enhanced by original artwork, plush furnishings, stylish architectural touches and rich fabrics, each room is graciously designed offering one of the larger standard hotel guest rooms in Boston at approximately 400 sq. ft. The luxuriously modern guestrooms and suites feature stunning views of Boston’s waterfront, city skyline and the Rose Kennedy Greenway. We try to ensure that each guest’s visit is never the last, and look forward to welcoming you again in the future.
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Hartford, Connecticut
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Reviewed 7 March 2012

Great deal on hotwire ... Bed was soo comfortable, room was clean, the only downside was that our view was of construction and another building ... guess that's why we got the great deal. We weren't in the room that much so it was alright. Also our TV was not working and it took 3 hours for somebody to take a look at it.

  • Stayed July 2011, travelled as a couple
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ICBoston, Hotel Manager at InterContinental Boston, responded to this review, 12 March 2012
Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. Our staff is dedicated to exceeding our guest expectations with their attention to detail in maintaining our facilities. It is great to hear our luxurious beds could provide you with a good night’s sleep so you are energized to explore the city. We take great value in our guest feedback - good and bad. In regards to the construction, they are in the process of building the new Boston Tea Party Ship Museum slated to open this summer. Upon your next stay at our hotel, we highly recommend you check it out. We apologize for the issue you faced with the TV and that it took so long to be fixed. We hope it didn’t inconvenience you too much and we will be sure to share your comments with our staff to make the necessary improvements. We are delighted that you enjoyed your overall stay with us and hope you will visit us again in the future.
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Somerset, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 6 March 2012

The InterContinental was beautiful! Park next door though, do not park at hotel, it's too expensive. We parked at the garge next door and it was 10.00 for 24 hours on the weekend, we saved 30.00! It's about a one minute walk from garage to front door of hotel. We walked to the seaport convention center from the hotel, took about 12 minutes, not bad at all, much better then having to pay to park somewhere else. At night, we took a taxi to the North End for dinner ($9.00) and then decided to walk back to the hotel after dinner becasue it seemed short, took us about 15 minutes, but it was great to walk, we felt very safe even though we were the only ones walking. The hotel itself was amazing, so clean, and the room was great, it had a huge shower and awesome tub. It also had a slidding window between the bathroom and the bedroom which was fun to keep open :) I've stayed at the Bellagio in Vegas and I think this hotel is just as nice and quieter! Only downside was the room wa shot at night and you didnt have the option of putting the AC on and cold not open a window.

Room Tip: We faced the city and I thought it was very nice, any location would be fine so dont pay extra.
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  • Stayed February 2012, travelled as a couple
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ICBoston, Hotel Manager at InterContinental Boston, responded to this review, 12 March 2012
We appreciate your detailed review of our property and we truly value our guests comments - good and bad. We apologize for the temperature problems you experienced in your room during and will be sure to address that with our engineering team. It is great to hear that you enjoyed our stylish state-of-the-art guestrooms and spa-like bathrooms. Our staff strives to maintain our property and provide our guest with the most pristine guestrooms and facilities to return to after a busy day out exploring Boston. One of the hotel’s best features is our location. We are within walking distance to many of Boston’s famous attractions such as Faneuil Hall and The New England Aquarium. Find out more about Boston the next time you visit with our Concierge team! InterContinental Boston stands out from our competition by delivering authentic and enriching experiences that bring Boston to life. Every concierge in our hotel will share their local knowledge, genuine insights and connections - so that you feel In The Know. We hare delighted you had such a wonderful stay at our hotel and thank you for your review.
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Property: InterContinental Boston
Address: 510 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, MA 02210-2210
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Region: United States > Massachusetts > Boston > Downtown
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Spa Hotel in Boston
#3 Luxury Hotel in Boston
#7 Romantic Hotel in Boston
#7 Green Hotel in Boston
#7 Business Hotel in Boston
#8 Family Hotel in Boston
Price range (per night): RM1,321 - RM3,167
Hotel Class:5 star — InterContinental Boston 5*
Number of rooms: 424
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This breathtaking, modern Boston waterfront hotel stands on the site where a late-night tea party ignited the American Revolution. Located between the financial district and the booming Fort Point Channel, find yourself at the heart of the city and take in waterfront views from Miel, Boston's first Provence-themed brasserie. An urban retreat, relax and revive with an indoor lap pool and full-service spa. ... more   less 
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