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Embassy Suites Boston / Waltham

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   550 Winter Street, Waltham, MA 02451 (Formerly Doubletree Guest Suites Boston/Waltham)
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Ranked #4 of 11 hotels in Waltham
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I really love this hotel! It is a bit expensive for me, but the rooms are spacious and clean, customer service is great and the breakfast is awesome! The glass elevators are gorgeous and fun and the pool and hot tub are clean and roomy! My only real complaint is that wifi is not included and is expensive to add.... More

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Embassy Suites in Waltham is a relatively nice place. It is quiet and peaceful and has been recently remodeled. This is big deal in the Boston area where nice, reasonable, modern hotels are, sadly, a rarity. I really didn't have any significant complaints. The rooms were fine, the AC was nice and cold. The beds were comfortable enough. My... More

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Belle River, Ontario, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here for two nights while in the Boston area. There is no charge for parking which can be very expensive. It cost us $29 to park when we went for the tour of Harvard. We would drive to the Alewife station and then take the subway downtown. The room was the standard Embassy Suite room. We did get... More

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Saratoga Springs, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

No free Wi Fi~~$13 a day for Wi Fi in the room. In this day and age of technology, we found this to be inexcusable. And we're Hilton Honors members, but you must be gold or diamond members to get free Wi Fi. The air conditioner didn't work when we arrived, but it was fixed by the time we got... More

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EmbassySuitesWAGM, General Manager at Embassy Suites Boston / Waltham, responded to this review

Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience. As a HHonors member you are among our most valued guests. We take care to ensure our Wi-Fi pricing is in line with similar properties in this area and all pricing for extra services is available on the website for guests to review prior to staying with us. However, I... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Embassy Suites Waltham for an overnight. We got a great deal through United reservations $110/night plus tax for a deluxe double suite: two rooms, two double beds and a pull out sofa, mini kitchen, desk, etc.. Great for my family of five. The kids loved the pool which was a wonderful warm temperature along with a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It is crazy that there is a charge for wifi access in a hotel that costs as much as this. Very nice location, clean and well maintained. Easy self-parking in lighted lots. Food and drinks available on site. Just can't get over having to pay for internet access after paying top $ for a hotel suite.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very nice hotel to stay in. Wonderful ameneties and very clean. Easy commute into Cambridge and great location just outside the city. Great value with very nice staff. We would definitely return.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is standard Embassy Suites but finding it can be difficult, even with Google Maps, especially coming off 95/Rt 128, in which case you have to go over the overpass over the highway to get to it or even view it.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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9 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Some friends of mine came in from out of town. Through a business association that I am a member of, I had previously met Chad, the Director of Events and Catering Services, and he gave our group a tour of the hotel. Because of that previous tour, I recommended to my friends that they stay here. They did, and had... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hotels in downtown Boston is expensive and rooms are petite. To pay less than US$150 for a suite, free breakfast and parking is a steal, only downside you are 20km from downtown Boston. Beds are soso. Also wifi in the room is not free, and cost US$10+ for each device. But you can get free wifi in the lobby, and... More

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Address: 550 Winter Street, Waltham, MA 02451 (Formerly Doubletree Guest Suites Boston/Waltham)
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Location: United States > Massachusetts > Waltham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Embassy Suites Boston / Waltham 3.5*
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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#2 Business Hotel in Waltham #2 Family Hotel in Waltham #3 Green Hotel in Waltham #3 Romantic Hotel in Waltham
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Embassy Suites Boston/Waltham located in Boston’s High-Technology, Pharmaceutical, and Life Sciences Belt and corporate corridor along Route 128 and Highway 95. Our upscale hotel is just 20 minutes to downtown Boston and 25 minutes to Logan International Airport, convenient to Brandeis and Bentley Universities, Wellesley and Regis Colleges. If you’re traveling to Boston on business or vacation, enjoy spacious two-room suites, complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast and a complimentary nightly Manager’s Reception. Plan your business conference, reunion, Bar Mitztvah, or wedding in one of our nine meeting and banquet rooms which can accommodate up to 300 guests. Enlist our experienced catering and meeting staff to plan a memorable event. Our all-suite hotel provides you with more. Enjoy signature omelets at our complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast, complimentary parking, a 24-hour BusinessLink Business Center, indoor heated pool, and 24-hour fitness center. ... more   less 
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