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Boston Hotel Buckminster

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Reviewed 14 July 2016

Stopped in Boston on way to Maine. Made plans to see Red Sox on a Friday night. You cannot get a hotel room any closer. There is a parking garage next to the hotel. The parking fee will be itemized on your bill at check-out....More

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Response from Rick R, General Manager at Boston Hotel BuckminsterResponded 6 October 2016

Thank you for the review. We appreciate your comments and share them with the staff in an effort to improve the guest experience. Hope you enjoyed the game and get back to Boston for the playoffs. Best Regards, Management and Staff

Reviewed 13 July 2016

This has a history of it's own and is a must stay at for Boston visits. Great neighborhood and plenty to do. We found ourselves doing a pleasurable walk down Common Wealth area to do shopping and enjoy Boston's small shop vendors.

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Thank Michael N
Response from Rick R, General Manager at Boston Hotel BuckminsterResponded 5 October 2016

Thank you for providing feedback regarding your recent stay with us. We value you comments and patronage and look forward to seeing you again soon. Best Regards,

Reviewed 13 July 2016

If you're going to a game at Fenway, this is the perfect location. Just walk over. It's an old hotel with a nice ambiance. The bed was comfortable but the room was tiny. There were no extra outlets and we had to crawl on the...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2016

This was a wonderful hotel. Located close to Fenway park. Great local restaurants within walking distance and close to subway stop. All of the staff were helpful and polite. Would recommend to anyone.

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Response from Rick R, General Manager at Boston Hotel BuckminsterResponded 7 October 2016

Thank for completing a survey regarding your recent stay with us. We are very happy to see that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again on your next visit to Boston. Best Regards, The Management and Staff

Reviewed 12 July 2016

The Boston Hotel Buckminster has been a great hotel for us to use! In a nice location from BU and Fenway Park! Very close to the "T" and close to a lot of other restaurants and bars! Also, only a 5 minute walk to Fenway...More

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Response from Rick R, General Manager at Boston Hotel BuckminsterResponded 4 October 2016

Thank you very much for your review. We are glad that you had a great time at the Hotel Buckminster and that we met your expectations. Please know that we are fortunate that you chose to stay with us, we can only hope to welcome...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Business Centre with Internet Access
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
US$97 - US$305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$97 - US$305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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27 July 2017|
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Response from Rita R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, our room had a full bathroom attached. Quite large and very clean! Nice, soft towels too.
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Charity C
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Response from Fl5becks | Reviewed this property |
1/2 block
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Candice C
11 April 2017|
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Only one bathroom.
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