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Fairmont Copley Plaza, Boston

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WEST BLOOMFIELD
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Public spaces are formal. Beautiful if a bit of aging is apparent. Room was small but well appointed. Nice shower and excellent wi-fi. Connected to Oak Long Bar, a convenient spot for any meal. Don't miss the works on paper in the side hall. I wonder if they were real-Picasso, Calder, Dali, Miro Staff was impeccable Recommend strongly although it...

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Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

I recently stayed at the Fairmont Copley Plaza for two nights. It was a Fairmont Gold level room, so quite roomy. The club amenities are fantastic and the service very good - they made me a special elevator key so I could hang out for a bit in the lounge after checking out! (And I did not have to ask...

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Jonathan S, Guest Relations Manager at Fairmont Copley Plaza, Boston, responded to this review

Dear D N, Thank you very much for being our guest and for taking the time to write your kind and detailed review. It is an honor for all of us to be ambassadors of the iconic Fairmont Copley Plaza and we are happy you were able to enjoy all that we have to offer. Our mission is to ensure...

San Diego, California
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We held our daughter's wedding reception at this glorious and historical hotel, and booked a block of rooms for ourselves and our guests. From top to bottom, this hotel is a class act. Our suite was elegant, and fashionably decorated, and the staff was so accommodating it was ridiculous. The reception was in the Grand Ballroom, which is undoubtedly one...

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kent
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Birthday treat from our daughter & son-in-law, we all stayed along with our grandsons. Its magnificent inside and a great location. The rooms were superb and beds oh so comfortable. Great customer service, both check-in and out were simple. It was an exceptional stay thanks everyone!

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Vineland, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Harvard medical education meeting. Venue is excellent for large conferences. Staff provided ideal service and an obvious desire to accommodate their guests. 'Grand Hotel' in the fullest meaning of the words. Old world amentites. Wonderful location.

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Princeton, New Jersey
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We just came back from a most wonderful stay at the Fairmont Copley. The Fairmont is a beautiful hotel in a perfect location. The rooms are excellent, but what really sets this hotel apart in the spectacular service. The service there is truly unlike any other hotel at which we have stayed. From Derek the bellman, to Jason at the...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed at the Fairmont in February as a final weekend away before our baby arrived. The hotel is in a great location, right in Copley Square. There are tons of things to do in the area, including the Boston Library, and tons of shopping on Newbury Street and Boylston Street. It is also right next to...

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Palo Alto, California
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

You cannot beat the location! We have stayed many times at the Fairmont and every time it feels better than the previous stay. My family and I recently stayed there for the Boston Marathon. This time we stayed on the gold level, where we got to enjoy the dedicated lounge for breakfast and snacks in the evening. The room was...

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New Hampshire, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I am all about service levels. When I find great service in a hotel, then that will always be my "go to" hotel. I was working in Boston during a very busy week. The hotel was booked, but you would never know that.The attention to detail and service was impressive. Their response was quick to any requests. It was an...

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Hyannis, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

For the whole week I worked closely with Erin Reeves and her team who helped us establish the Massage Therapy area on the third floor know as Elite Athlete Village. Erin and her team are exemplary. Going the extra mile with every detail so that we could work and serve our athletes. Erin and her team are A++++ Additionally my...

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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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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This luxury downtown Boston landmark hotel has been a symbol of the city's rich history and elegance since its gala opening in 1912. Centrally located in Boston's historic Back Bay, Fairmont Copley Plaza sits steps away from the Boston Public Library, historic Beacon Hill, the Freedom Trail, and Newbury Street. Our Boston hotel offers 383 lavish guest rooms, including 17 elegant suites. Every room has a modern look, while keeping the downtown hotel's rich history and Back Bay location in mind. In addition to 24-hour daily in-room dining service, we are home to one of the hottest drinking and dining destinations in the city, OAK Long Bar + Kitchen ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fairmont Copley Plaza, Boston

Address: 138 St James Avenue, Boston, MA 02116-5002
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Boston > Back Bay
Price Range: €295 - €614 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Fairmont Copley Plaza, Boston 4.5*
Number of rooms: 383
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The Fairmont Copley Plaza Boston Hotel Boston
Fairmont Copley Plaza Boston
Fairmont Boston
Boston Fairmont
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#12 Family Hotel in Boston
#12 Romantic Hotel in Boston
#15 Business Hotel in Boston
#15 Green Hotel in Boston
#16 Luxury Hotel in Boston
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“Corner suites are large and sunny; ask for rooms on the outside perimeter of the hotel”
annasuewilson, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Outside rooms are more fun as you feel connected with the city.”
mary1012017, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view directly out to Copley Plaza”
866brucel, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Upgrade to Signature Room overlooking the Plaza. Ask for quiet room.”
Davebib, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Don't go to the sixth floor!”
briankP155ZN, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
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