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Back Bay Beacon

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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good18%
  • Average14%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible9%
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“the penthouse”(6 reviews)
“beacon street”(5 reviews)
“living room”(10 reviews)
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Dry Cleaning
Self-Serve Laundry
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 January 2013

The Back Bay is almost stereotypic Boston: lots of wood, British-style drawing room, etc. The rooms are large, the sun shades dense, the service impeccable. There is one small drawback: there is no place in the spacious bathroom to put your things, although there is...More

Thank Saussy
Reviewed 20 November 2012

Obviously there are different types of units available at the Back Bay Beacon. We stayed in 4R, and found the unit to be very poor. The furniture was Walmart variety and not clean, the window shades did not fit the window, the wind whistled through...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2012

Thank you Inn Boston Reservations for another lovely stay. We were fortunate to stay in the 2 bedroom unit at Back Bay Beacon during our visit this fall. The accommodations were comfortable, modern and convenient. The kitchen and living area afforded us a pleasant place...More

Thank gardenwanderings
Reviewed 29 October 2012

We recently returned to Australia from our New England honeymoon, where we spent 9 nights at 16 Cedar Lane Way Beacon Hill in a 1 bedroom suite with a private rooftop terrace. Our stay at BackBay Beacon Apartments was fantastic- the location was just unbelievable,...More

Thank HoneymoonCouple2709
Reviewed 27 October 2012

We stayed at the Back Bay Beacon in Early October 2012. We had originally reserved a second night, but after the first night we found the apartment to be so uncomfortable we had to find another place to stay. I've never left a hotel in...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Dry Cleaning
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Air Conditioning
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US$301 - US$656 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
US$301 - US$656 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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
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Gianna H
8 April 2015|
Response from Acemumbles | Reviewed this property |
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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"You might hear the fans in the top floor rooms, but it's white noise, really."
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