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Hotel Commonwealth

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   500 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215 (Fenway / Kenmore)
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Santa Cruz, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The reviews were right...this is a great hotel in a fantastic city. The staff were very helpful - from the front desk to room service - and the doormen knew all the good places to check out and recommended many dining options that we appreciated as first time visitors. If you plan on attending a Red Sox game (or two)... More

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I travel all over the world and have been to Boston several times. This is by far my favorite hotel in Boston. Very modern, clean, convenient. Staff was friendly. The concierge even had Red Sox jerseys on game day. I walked to the Red Sox game in a safe environment and there are lots of restaurants both inexpensive (Mcdonalds) and... More

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Carthage, Mississippi
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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Four ladies traveling together had already received an upgrade to a Fenway Room after mentioning our tickets for the Boston Red Sox game, but we had no idea we would be welcomed with champagne and fruit when we arrived. The manager had also stocked the mini-fridge as an added perk! The room was immaculate, and we never heard a sound... More

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78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel is very fine. It fulfils its purpose to perfection: a restful and peaceful environment, with decor that is very easy on the eye. No modern gimmicks and thank goodness no muzak. The rooms are spacious and the beds comfortable. Shower is in the hot tub but a nice touch the shower curtain has a transparent top section so... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have stayed here many times while visiting the city whether for business or to visit with our children. The staff is always lovely. The hotel is clean and nicely decorated and the room amenities are wonderful. I do miss that there is no room service or dedicated dining room for meals. I had once asked for hot tea at... More

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Antlers, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent location. I went on vacation with friends and stayed one night. You are within walking distance to everything you could want, shopping, dining, Fenway, historical points and transportation (the T). The staff was friendly and the rooms are so fancy! It was pricey but worth it. We were on the 3rd floor but I know I was hearing the... More

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Mount Kisco, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stay in Boston every summer and try a different hotel each time. HC was nice, but not worth the price. Staff was extremely helpful and professional. Location is great. But otherwise it was rather ordinary. Lobby areas are bland and the layout of common areas is choppy and disjointed.

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Knoxville, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed at Hotel Commonwealth (July 18-20) on a recent trip to Boston to visit my daughter who was at the Boston Conservatory. HC is terrific!! The location is convenient to the Boston Conservatory, Newbury St. and Fenway Park. The property is very well maintained and the rooms are well appointed, clean and spacious. Both restaurants that... More

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Los Angeles
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25 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

While not in downtown of Boston, this hotel is convenient to Red Sox and the Back Bay - easy to manuever the train and walk along Beacon or Commonwealth. Nice stroll along the River finished by a dozen or so oysters at the inhouse oyster bar with a cold frosty beer - doesn't get much better!

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New Boston, New Hampshire
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a great hotel. The staff and service were friendly and extremely helpful. When they found out we were heading to MGH in the morning they offered a car service to bring my husband and I the morning of my surgery the and following morning for my husband to come back. It took the stress off of taking the... More

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  • Eastern Standard(124)
  • Fenway Park(110)
  • Great location(67)
  • Red Sox(59)
  • Very nice(41)
  • Kenmore square(31)
  • Creek Oyster bar(27)
  • Junior suite(25)
  • Would highly recommend(25)
  • Newbury street(24)

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Address: 500 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215
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Location: United States > Massachusetts > Boston > Fenway / Kenmore
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Commonwealth 4*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
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Discover Hotel Commonwealth, a luxury Boston boutique hotel offering elegance and style in downtown Boston Massachusetts. The grand cornerstone of Boston’s Kenmore Square, Hotel Commonwealth features gracious hospitality with classic style. Just steps away from world class medical institutions, the Back Bay, Red Sox games at Fenway Park, and Boston’s many cultural and historical attractions, luxurious Hotel Commonwealth is a relaxing and elegant oasis for an urban adventure or business gathering. ... more   less 
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