Boston Hotel Buckminster

645 Beacon Street Boston, Boston, United States, 02215  show map
 3 stars
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Boston Hotel Buckminster

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Early check-in/-out

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Business center

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

Conveniently located by Blandford St - Outbound underground station, Boston Hotel Buckminster features a baggage storage, a cash machine and parking. Residing in a 6-story Victorian building, the hotel was renovated in 2005.

Guests can reach such landmarks as Newbury Street, Boston Common and New England Aquarium in a 20-minute walk. The property is set within 4 km distance from the city center.

The hotel is surrounded by restaurants and an oceanarium.

Beacon Street train station is 5 minutes' walking distance from the hotel. Boston Hotel Buckminster is 10 minutes’ drive away from Logan International airport.

Rooms

The property comprises 94 luxury rooms appointed with a minibar, individual climate control, TV, a writing desk and an in-room safe as well as a small fridge and a microwave. Many guestrooms offer views of Fenway Park. They feature bathrooms with a shower, a hairdryer and bath sheets.

Eat & Drink

A complimentary continental breakfast is served every morning. The restaurant serves Japanese dishes. The pizzeria Island Creek Oyster Bar is 5 minutes’ walk away.

Services

Business travelers can avail of computers, a meeting room and a business center offered on site.

Relax

On-site fitness facilities include a gym and a fitness center.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible on site at USD 35 per day.

Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   94.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Early check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski storage
  • Exterior corridors
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
  • Carte blanche

Sports & Fitness

  • Skiing
  • Fitness center

Services

  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Sauna
  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 20 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 17 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

645 Beacon Street Boston, Boston, United States, 02215

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City Center
  • Boston
    3.1 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Beacon Street Station
    200 m
  • Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    1.1 km
Underground stations
  • Kenmore Station
    300 m
  • Blandford St - Outbound
    300 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Island Creek Oyster Bar (cuisine: American)
    190 m
  • Eastern Standard at the Hotel Commonwealth (cuisine: American)
    140 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    94

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        Size: 33 m²
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            Size: 37 m²
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              Size: 65 m²
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                Size: 24 m²
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                      How to reach hotel

                      hotel Boston Hotel Buckminster Boston location
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                      Hotel Address:

                      645 Beacon Street Boston, Boston, United States, 02215

                      Get directions
                      City Center
                      • Boston
                        3.1 km
                      Airports
                      Train Stations
                      • Beacon Street Station
                        200 m
                      • Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
                        1.1 km
                      Underground stations
                      • Kenmore Station
                        300 m
                      • Blandford St - Outbound
                        300 m
                      • Bus stop
                        100 m
                      Restaurants
                      • Island Creek Oyster Bar (cuisine: American)
                        190 m
                      • Eastern Standard at the Hotel Commonwealth (cuisine: American)
                        140 m
                      Hotel information
                      • Check-in:
                        from  3 pm
                      • Check-out:
                        until  12 pm
                      • Number of floors:
                        6
                      • Number of rooms:
                        94

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                      What's nearby

                      Train stations

                      Sport related

                      Shopping areas

                      Amusement

                      • Ryan Family Amusement Ctr - 100 m

                      Monuments and Landmarks

                      • Beacon Street - 700 m

                      Historical sites

                      • Mary Baker Eddy Library - 900 m

                      Museums

                      • Photographic Resource Ctr - 200 m
                      • Pro Arts Consortium - 300 m
                      • New England Theatre Conference - 800 m
                      • Institute of Contemporary Art - 800 m
                      • Museum of African American History - 800 m

                      Parks

                      Universities, Institutes

                      Food and meals

                      • House of Blues Boston - 200 m

                      Underground stations

                      • Blandford St - Outbound - 200 m
                      • Kenmore Station - 200 m
                      • Fenway Station - Outbound - 600 m
                      • Boston Univ Central - Inbound - 700 m
                      • Hynes Convention Center Station - 800 m

                      Public parking

                      College Campuses

                      Local attractions

                      • Boston Public Library - 1.5 km
                        700 Boylston St., Boston
                      • Old South Church - 1.6 km
                        645 Boylston St, Boston
                      • Trinity Church - 1.8 km
                        545 Boylston St, Boston
                      • South End - 1.6 km
                        Tremont Street, Boston
                      • Copley Place - 1.7 km
                        100 Huntington Ave, Boston

                      Near the hotel

                      • Kenmore Square - 70 m
                        Boston, MA
                      • Museum of Fine Arts - 1.0 km
                        465 Huntington Ave, Boston
                      • Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum - 1.1 km
                        280 The Fenway, Boston
                      • Mapparium - 1.1 km
                        The Mary Baker Eddy Library, Boston
                      • Charles River - 270 m
                        Cambridge, MA
                      • Back Bay - 850 m
                        Boston, MA
                      • Stata Center - 1.1 km
                        Vasar St, MIT, Cambridge

                      Restaurants nearby

                      • Island Creek Oyster Bar - 190 m

                        Address: 500 Commonwealth Ave
                        Phone: 617-532-5300

                        73% likes this, based on 807 reviews
                        Cuisine: American
                        Price Range: CAD 44 - CAD 70

                      • UNO Chicago Grill - 40 m

                        Address: 645 Beacon St
                        Phone: 617-262-4911

                        65% likes this, based on 61 reviews
                        Cuisine: Italian
                        Price Range: CAD 1 - CAD 28

                      • Cask'n Flagon - 120 m

                        Address: 62 Brookline Avenue
                        Phone: 617 536-4840

                        57% likes this, based on 104 reviews
                        Cuisine: American
                        Price Range: CAD 10 - CAD 42

                      • Eastern Standard at the Hotel Commonwealth - 140 m

                        Address: 528 Commonwealth Avenue
                        Phone: 617-532-9100

                        80% likes this, based on 534 reviews
                        Cuisine: American
                        Price Range: CAD 42 - CAD 67

                      • Fenmore American Bistro - 40 m

                        Address: 645 Beacon St
                        Phone: 6173911800

                        62% likes this, based on 36 reviews
                        Cuisine: American
                        Price Range: CAD 13 - CAD 32

                      Hotel information
                      • Check-in:
                        from  3 pm
                      • Check-out:
                        until  12 pm
                      • Number of floors:
                        6
                      • Number of rooms:
                        94
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                      Boston Hotel Buckminster Reviews

                      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Boston Hotel Buckminster

                      Average guest rating

                      7.6out of 10
                      Fabulous
                      Based on 698 reviews

                      Guest reviews

                      • Family with children
                        8.8

                        It's charm and location.

                        Missed having a coffee pot in the room or coffee available after breakfast.

                      • Group of friends
                        8.8

                        The price.

                        There is too much nosie outside. I could not sleep all night. Also, no free parking position for me to park my car.

                      • Older travelers
                        10.0

                        Great price, good size room, clean & comfortable.

                      • Couple
                        5.0

                        It was relatively clean and well maintained. It was in a good, safe area and there were plenty of food stores and eateries close by. Fenway Park is around the corner.

                        The front counter staff need to go back and be re-trained on customer satisfaction and friendliness. Arrived for a early evening check in, we enquired about whether the hotel did any food services at this time, told that there are shops outside. No one EVER said good morning or good evening when we entered or exited the hotel. The front counter staff, especially the 5pm-12pm shift go out of there way to ignore you and are more concerned about talking to each other about what they will be doing on the weekend rather than attend to any guests that are standing in front of the desk. First night at the hotel after travelling for 24 hrs, there was a persistent loud noise coming from the air-conditioning shaft adjacent to our room, finally went down to reception desk at 5am to try and re-locate to a new room..not possible till next day...then got a new room this time facing the 4 lane highway just outside our window...Forget it, no idea on how to run a hotel. Just based on these facts alone...we will not return to this hotel.

                      • Group of friends
                        10.0

                        It served all my needs----great location----friendly staff----superb A.M. breakfast----will book again next trip to Boston !

                      • Couple
                        6.6

                        The room was really small and old but has everything inside. Cleanliness ok. Friendly staff. Breakfast was great with waffles, toast and fruits. Location is great. Can walk to mit or backbay within 30 min. Or the subway is just half block away.

                        Too small room, the tv is old fashioned.

                      • Group of friends
                        8.2

                        Location to Fenway Park, amazing! Room was very clean; building has a restaurant/bar that was very convenient both before and after the game. The view from my friends room was awesome of Fenway Park 5th floor.

                        Premium King room we had cost more, my friends had 2 twins, a phenomenal view of Fenway from 3 large windows and a larger bathroom. Would definately stay in the room they had over ours for the view and cheaper price.

                      • Family with children
                        10.0

                        Spacious old room - I enjoyed it a lot! I am not a fancy hotel gal and I liked this quirky old building! Staff was friendly, warm and very responsive. Location was great for our needs. Bed was soooo comfortable!

                        Very small tv screen; no hot water in evenings (took about 20 minutes to get - this was not good and certainly not "green"!); difficulty getting high speed internet (had to call company)

                      • Family with children
                        8.8

                        Very appropriately located. In the center of Kenmore Square, with a few steps to public transportation.

                      • Single
                        10.0

                        Staff is A+ upbeat & so helpful! The lobby is gorgeous & very comfy. Comfy bed & quiet- slept like a baby. Easy walk to anywhere.

                        My room had a view of just an "alleyway" but that did mean total quiet and great privacy!

                      • Older travelers
                        9.2

                        *The staff. They were very friendly and cheerfully helpful. *The location. It is across the street from Fenway Park which was perfect for us. *The room was very clean and our bed was comfortable. *A very good continental breakfast selection. * It is near a T station (Kenmore Square) which makes travel to other parts of the city easy. * Moderately priced in relation to many hotels.

                        * The parking is inconvenient and not clearly marked though it is next door to the hotel. We missed the turn on our way in and when we did find our way back for a second try we entered the wrong way and had to back out and enter down a narrow ramp. A very small section is reserved for hotel guests and it is not clearly marked. The spaces are tight and no fun to navigate though the attendant was patient and helpful.

                      • Older travelers
                        6.2

                        We liked the position, a little way from the centre of things but within walking distance. The hotel was quiet, the breakfast ok but not brilliant.

                        There was no coffee or tea making facilities and not even a machine to get a hot drink from. If you are checking in don't expect any help. Two young guys were on the reception and only offered help when we had got our baggage up two small flights of steps and to the lift door!! Joshua asked us if we needed help with directions as we were checking out. Natalia on reception was lovely, she made up for the attitude of some of the male staff.

                      • Family with children
                        10.0

                        My 17 year old son and I loved staying at the Hotel Buckminster in Boston. The people were great and the rooms were wonderful! We had asked for a room with two Queen size beds. We got two rooms with their own bathroom. The view was amazing. The t was a block away as were really nice restaurants. It is just below the Citgo sign! The location couldn't have been better. The breakfast was included. It was very busy, but the employees kept refilling all of the items.

                        I wish I didn't have to pay $28.00 to park my car for each day of our stay!

                      • Older travelers
                        10.0

                        Hotel Buckminster was as good as their prior reviews. We were extremely satisfied and enjoyed it very much; will def stay again when we are in the Boston area. Go Sox!

                      • Couple
                        10.0

                        This hotel was great! We were so close to Fenway which was the main reason we chose this hotel. The staff was super friendly and the room was very nice! We will definitely be staying at the Buckminster in the future.

                        We loved everything!

                      How to reach hotel

                      hotel Boston Hotel Buckminster Boston location
                      Show big map »

                      Hotel Address:

                      645 Beacon Street Boston, Boston, United States, 02215

                      Get directions
                      City Center
                      • Boston
                        3.1 km
                      Airports
                      Train Stations
                      • Beacon Street Station
                        200 m
                      • Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
                        1.1 km
                      Underground stations
                      • Kenmore Station
                        300 m
                      • Blandford St - Outbound
                        300 m
                      • Bus stop
                        100 m
                      Restaurants
                      • Island Creek Oyster Bar (cuisine: American)
                        190 m
                      • Eastern Standard at the Hotel Commonwealth (cuisine: American)
                        140 m
                      Hotel information
                      • Check-in:
                        from  3 pm
                      • Check-out:
                        until  12 pm
                      • Number of floors:
                        6
                      • Number of rooms:
                        94