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Boston Hotel Buckminster

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Free Wifi
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Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3 Star Hotel
Welcome to Boston Hotel Buckminster located in Kenmore Square, a few steps away from Fenway Park. Built in 1897 this hotel takes you back in time with its old world elegance. A historic hotel that hosted a speakeasy in the 1920's and hosted jazz legends including Billie Holiday and...
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645 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02215-3203
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7.4 km to Logan Intl Airport
89 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.2 km from Fenway Park
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stayed here due to its close location to fenway park and foo fighter concert. 5 minutes max from our seat to room, certainly worth the stay alone. An older hotel with a deep history in Boston. The rooms are clean and neat with many...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The power outage (brief) and the lingering WiFi outage was unfortunate. The staff was pleasant. The room decor was dated but clean. It was inconvenient to access the ice machine. The wait staff in the restaurant was exceptional!More

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Response from Corey C, Manager at Boston Hotel BuckminsterResponded yesterday

Greetings! On behalf of the entire staff here I would like to formally apologize for the inconveniences we have caused you. I will not offer any excuses because there simply are none when a guest is not completely satisfied. I am delighted our staff was...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

This hotel was fantastic ! Will stay here again ! Manager and all staff were so nice. I was upgraded to a suite it was spacious , clean and had a fantastic view of Fenway. Lots of history in this hotel loved it better than...More

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Response from Corey C, Manager at Boston Hotel BuckminsterResponded yesterday

Greetings Bubblesrn1!, Thank you so much for your valuable feedback! I am so happy for your return! Please contact me directly and I would love to offer you a discount on your next stay! Best regards, Corey

Reviewed 3 days ago

We have been guests at the Buckminster several times. Each time was a pleasant experience. We appreciate the short walk to Fenway and the clean and comfortable rooms. The staff is friendly and knowledgeable. Always a pleasure.More

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Response from Corey C, Manager at Boston Hotel BuckminsterResponded yesterday

Greetings John!, I am extremely satisfied to hear you had a pleasant experience each time you have visited us. Upon your next trip to Boston, we hope we can welcome you again! Please call us so we can give you our frequent guest discount! We...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Wonderful location in Kenmore Sq. Rooms are a little unusual, but the room cost is very reasonable. Having one of the windows open to the back side of a Popeye's Chicken sign is strange. The room was large and had a kitchen so you could...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$174 - US$475 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$174 - US$475 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Nearby
Fenway / Kenmore
The Curse of the Bambino may have ended years ago, but
loyal Red Sox fans will continue to infiltrate this
home to historic Fenway Park, where you can find
victory banners, people yelling in stereotypical
Boston accents, and lots of sports bars. Located
within Kenmore Square, the old gas station Citgo sign
is another Boston skyline classic seen throughout the
city. In addition to a hectic and diehard sports
...More
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Sally M
25 May 2018|
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Response from Sondra M | Property representative |
Yes of course. We also have a $100.00 incidental fee that will be reimbursed to you if you do not charge anything o the room.
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Fenway302
20 May 2018|
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Response from prizeking | Reviewed this property |
Every room that I have stayed in has it's own bathroom. I've stayed in a different room every time we visit which is about 7 times.
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Steve_CT8365JE
22 March 2018|
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Response from Sondra M | Property representative |
We have coffee makers in all rooms. We also supply 2 regular and 2 decaf per day.
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"best city view and ball park views.. Close to BU.. close to Boston T ( kenmore)"
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