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The Liberty, A Luxury Collection Hotel

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Massachusetts
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Rooms are decorated with jail theme and are comfortable. Found it noisy and we could hear 5:00 AM party chat from next room. Restaurant and Bar are fun and service is good. Check in and luggage service were fast.

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RMFOM, Director of Front Office at The Liberty, A Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing the complimentary remarks regarding our luxury guest rooms and our food & beverage outlets - we appreciate it!

Columbus, Ohio
HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 15 December 2016

This my second stay at The Liberty but my first since they remodeled... The Lobby remains unchanged: Breathtaking, massive, gorgeous, very social; One of the best hotel lobbies in the world. Every time I come, I still am amazed by this and it's worth it alone to stay here. Check in was great! They offered me a glass of champagne...

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RMFOM, Director of Front Office at The Liberty, A Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this review

Wow, what an amazing review! We appreciate the complimentary remarks regarding our luxury champagne check-in, unique 90-foot rotunda lobby, and luxury guest rooms (which are fresh off of an $11 million renovation.) Thank you so much!

Carbondale, Colorado
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Nothing like a complete do-over of the former Suffolk County Jail. Incredibly creative ! Rooms are quite spacious. Common areas, especially the atrium eye-catching. Staff attentive but don't expect butt-kissing in Boston ! Hard to speak to "value" as pricing all over the place nowadays. We booked last minute and paid around $220 all in which we were okay with...

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This hotel was amazing! Our first impression of entering the lobby was absolutely jawdropping in its beauty. The front desk staff was very friendly, and provided a glass of champagne at check-in! He offered us a room in the tower or in the jail, and of course we chose a jail cell room; we've seen urban views from plenty of...

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RMFOM, Director of Front Office at The Liberty, A Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this review

Wow, what an incredible review! Thank you for the fantastic feedback regarding our unique 90-foot rotunda lobby, friendly staff, convenient location just steps from the Esplanade, and luxury "jail side" guest rooms. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Liberty again soon!

Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Located just across train station is a perfect place to go around. Very near to Charles river and downtown. It was changed from previous jail to hotel, so sometimes feel strange especially at night. Room I stayed seems not sound proof and I could hear so much noises from next door till midnight which was very unpleasant. Breakfast is a...

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RMFOM, Director of Front Office at The Liberty, A Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing this review! The Liberty is the site of the former Charles Street Jail, as you mentioned. We held a Buddhist Monk blessing ceremony prior to hotel opening, to cleanse the property of any negative spirits from its former life! There is video of the ceremony on the historical video that plays on loop in both the...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When we checked in we were not told that our room was going to be on a floor that was being renovated. We got off the elevator and saw plastic on the rugs. We didn't say anything because it looked like new carpet and thought that they must be moving in furniture and were just protecting the rug. Well we...

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RMFOM, Director of Front Office at The Liberty, A Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing this review with us, and I’m sorry to hear that your experience with us was less than exceptional. I apologize for the issues that you encountered during your stay with us and would like to discuss them with you in more detail; please contact me directly at robert.matarazzo@libertyhotel.com.

Westport, Connecticut
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms are nice and the staff is friendly. The bar is a fun place to sit for cocktails. The jail theme of the hotel gives it a bit of a unique spin and experience. We have stayed here multiple times and my only two criticisms on each of our visits are (1) the inefficiency of the valet parking; and...

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RMFOM, Director of Front Office at The Liberty, A Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing this detailed review. We strive for an "A grade" from all of our guests, and appreciate this feedback. Thank you for the complimentary remarks regarding our unique history and energetic atmosphere at The Liberty Bar. We provide 24-hour valet service at The Liberty; I apologize for the issues that you encountered with retrieving your vehicle. We...

Austin, Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved staying here for two nights. The hotel has an very cool & unique vibe all decorated around the prison hotel theme. Fitness center was nice compared to many hotel gyms. Multiple dining options in the hotel which was nice for variety. I'll certainly stay here again.

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RMFOM, Director of Front Office at The Liberty, A Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for this exceptional review! We appreciate the kind words regarding our unique history and architecture, and also our various dining options. We look forward to your next stay with us!

Pelham, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel was great and the perfect place to stay in Boston. Not in the center of the city, but within walking distance of everything to do. Across the street from the subway to Cambridge if you want to venture out of Boston slightly. Really nice rooms, which were also really big. Amazing Molton Brown bath products. This hotel also...

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Noblesville, Indiana
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Liberty Hotel is beautiful! Such amazing architecture, super cool story and the bar is amazing! Luxurious amenities, spacious bath, super comfy mattress and pillows too! The staff is attentive and friendly.

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The sun sets over an iconic architectural gem, where unrivaled views, indigenous flavors, and the vibrant colors of this timeless destination await. Once the storied Charles Street Jail, The Liberty Hotel welcomes guests to Boston with the spirit of a landmark liberated following an extensive $150 million acquisition, renovation, and construction process. Commanding style and elegance, this property accommodates 298 guest rooms, including a 2,200 square foot Presidential Suite and nine additional suites. With complimentary high speed internet access in all of our spacious guest rooms, business and leisure travelers alike will feel at home. ... more   less 

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Address: 215 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114-3001
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Boston
Price Range: €321 - €818 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Liberty, A Luxury Collection Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 300
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#32 Romantic Hotel in Boston
#33 Green Hotel in Boston
#34 Luxury Hotel in Boston
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#46 Family Hotel in Boston
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“Stay in a jail cell room if you can!”
AlnAbroad, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room at the end”
k_m_thar, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“rooms are small so try to upgrade to larger if avialable”
ulavanora, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“High Floor for the view.”
  • Trash from previous guest still in trashcan.
  • Oil Slick from Previous Guest's leaky personal lubricant bottle not cleaned up from nightstand.
foodnwine2522, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Try to get a room on a higher floor to avoid the noise when the lobby turns into a club”
519julesm, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
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