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Hotel Commonwealth

4.5 of 5 500 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Our stay at The Commonwealth was perfect. The staff was friendly, helpful and professional. Their two on site restaurants were excellent. Great location. Only negative was $46 per night parking but we never had a problem getting our car on time. I will definitely be back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very very nice hotel. Room was updated and beautifully decorated. the staff was very helpful. They made me feel like I was at a 5 stars place. Location was great. This allowed us to enjoy our cityscape view of Fenway without being affected by traffic noise. Very nice! On the downside, room service was rather slow, but not bad enough... More 

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NCasillo, Manager at Hotel Commonwealth, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to share your recent experience here. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and that you found our Fenway view room to be so quiet. I do apologize if your experienced a longer than expected wait time for your room service order, our dedicated room service staff strive to offer the best... More 

Litchfield, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

the only problem I had was with the valet service. The ticket they give you says to give them 30 min to get your cAr which was fine, but when you text them they said your car will be ready in 7 mins please proceed to the valet station, but when I got there it was about 25 min. They... More 

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NCasillo, Manager at Hotel Commonwealth, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your recent review regarding your stay here. While I am pleased that overall you enjoyed your stay with us I am sorry that you experienced a longer than expected wait time for your vehicle. We always try to be as accurate a possible and it's regrettable when a guest is inconvenienced by longer wait times,... More 

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31 reviews 31 reviews
5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was in-town for work, visiting the Boston office. I used Hotwire to book this room and it was just about the best experience I could have asked for. The front desk had been relocated temporarily while they were doing some renovation work. But the front desk was super courteous and the gentleman had a great sense of humor. I... More 

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NCasillo, Manager at Hotel Commonwealth, responded to this review

We are delighted that you found us and so thankful that you took the time to share your experience here. Our dedicated staff work hard to ensure that every guest leaves the hotel feeling special and well taken care of. It's so wonderful to hear when we have achieved that. We hope now that you have found us we will... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed overnight at the Hotel Commonwealth while in town for a business meeting. The staff was very attentive and helpful. Even though the hotel is undergoing renovations, it was not very apparent to me as a guest.

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NCasillo, Manager at Hotel Commonwealth, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We are delighted that your stay was so enjoyable. While we are so excited about the development of the hotel we have worked hard to make sure that our guests are impacted as little as possible as this work take place. It's great to hear that this hard work is paying off. We... More 

Darlington, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I travel quite a lot and have been fortunate to stay at some of the worlds top hotels.First time to Boston for a long weekend from the UK we were not disappointed with this hotel. The lobby was having a re vamp so the staff were working from a large corridor ,but it made no difference to... More 

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NCasillo, Manager at Hotel Commonwealth, responded to this review

What a pleasure it was to read your review, thank you so much for your kind words and for sharing your positive experience. Our front office team ,headed by Justin, take great pride in offering unique and personal service to our guests. It's our hope that guests feel like they have a home away from home when staying here and... More 

rochester NY
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is definitely not a 4.5 star hotel as listed on several internet booking sites, more of a 3.5. The only amenities that would garner a higher rating would be that there are two acclaimed restaurants attached to it. Our experience with the staff was mixed, cleaning crew was always very friendly and polite when we passes them in the... More 

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NCasillo, Manager at Hotel Commonwealth, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience at the Hotel Commonwealth. While it's always hard to read when a guest feels we have fallen short from a service perspective we do greatly appreciate feedback of any variety as it allows us to take steps to continually improve our offering. If you would care to discuss your stay further it would be... More 

Gowanda, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I recently visited my son in Boston, and stayed at the Hotel Commonwealth.I have never been treated so nicely as I was there.The staff was friendly,helpful, and the hotel was clean and in an ideal downtown location. The subway stop was right outside the lobby, and a Starbusks is right next door. Though the hotel is under construction for a... More 

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NCasillo, Manager at Hotel Commonwealth, responded to this review

It was such a pleasure to read your recent review of your stay with us at the Hotel Commonwealth. It's wonderful to hear that you found our location nestled on the edge of the Back Bay but being served by the numerous eateries, transport options etc of Kenmore Square to be so ideal. We hope to be your hotel of... More 

Encinitas, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

On our most recent trip to Boston, we stayed at the Hotel Commonwealth. We were upgraded to a suite and it was incredible - clean, comfortable, beautifully designed, and a great view of Comm Ave and the Citgo sign! When we visited, they were renovating their main lobby, so the entrance was less convenient than normal, but the comfort of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed here for one night and had a very good experience. The room was immaculate with all of the amenities. The staff is attentive to your needs and very friendly. We will definitely go back, except during baseball season when the rates are out of sight!

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  • Eastern Standard(100)
  • Fenway Park(95)
  • Red Sox(56)
  • Great location(55)
  • Very nice(30)
  • Kenmore square(27)
  • Would highly recommend(24)
  • Creek Oyster bar(22)
  • Friendly and helpful(20)
  • Junior suite(18)

Additional Information about Hotel Commonwealth

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:4.5 star — Hotel Commonwealth 4.5*
Number of rooms: 148
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Also Known As:
Commonwealth Hotel Boston
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Boston
#3 Romantic Hotel in Boston
#3 Luxury Hotel in Boston
#5 Family Hotel in Boston

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