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Back Bay Beacon

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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good18%
  • Average14%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible9%
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Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Dry Cleaning
Pets Allowed
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 7 April 2014

I stayed with family friends for the weekend and it was wonderful. Modern appliances and tons of beautiful lighting. It's right near the Boston Commons and all of the shops right along there and the building itself is lovely inside and out. Though I admit...More

Thank Norma D
Reviewed 26 September 2013 via mobile

If you're a bit of a princess then this probably isn't for you, but if you want to stay in a location that's great for all Boston has to offer and you don't want to pay a fortune then it's certainly worth considering. I would...More

1  Thank Aurinkon
Reviewed 20 September 2013

This is a 3 BR, 2 BA condo my friends and I rented for 7 nights for about $3200. The location is great. It might've rated four or five BUT... When we arrived, the AC wasn't working and it was 84 degrees in the condo...More

Thank minnesotajul
Reviewed 17 September 2013

Very conveniently located to Copley Square, Freedom Trail and Boylston Street. Food at the two restaurants was very good, the breakfasts were outstanding. I stayed in two queen room, ample space and great nights sleep. Within walking distance to sights, dining, and historic attractions.

Thank Joe N
Reviewed 20 August 2013

Just stayed at the penthouse this past weekend and it was amazing! The views, the rooms and the kitchen and bar area stocked with dishes and glassware. The bathrooms are gorgeous and super updated. Honestly though, my favorite part about this building is the elevator...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Dry Cleaning
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$176 - US$548 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$176 - US$548 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (19)
Room & Suite (35)
Dining (1)
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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
...More
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That's a tricky one!Parking is difficult.We were able to find a place at the back of the apartments, but it was just for the one day that we'd hired a car.There are a few public car parking places close by-but they are... More
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