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Hotel Commonwealth

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   500 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215 (Fenway / Kenmore)
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Chicago, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My colleague and I stayed for a few days a week ago. There were kids running up and down the halls. Informed staff, nothing done. Seemed like no one cared. At all. We have stayed here before, everything was great. This time all staff we encountered seemed to be overworked and tired. I think they wanted to care, but were... More

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Houston, Texas, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Has a wonderful stay at Commonwealth. Everything about this hotel is superb: staff, location, and quality of room. Will definitely stay there on my next trip to Boston. Hotel is conveniently located next door to the T, which is the best way to travel around Boston.

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Santa Cruz, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago 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 4 days ago 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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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago 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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79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 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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asperling, General Manager at Hotel Commonwealth, responded to this review

ADSOxford, Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to share your experiences. I'm pleased you enjoyed the hotel and hope to be able to welcome you back often More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 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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asperling, General Manager at Hotel Commonwealth, responded to this review

NJluvtotravel, Thank you for staying with, both recently and in the past and for taking the time to provide your feedback. I'm pleased you enjoyed your stay but want you to know that we offer 24 hour Room Service at the hotel and I apologize that you were not made aware of that. Eastern Standard provides this service and does... More

Antlers, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 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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dfwilliams2, Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to provide feedback. I'm pleased you enjoyed the hotel, our staff and location. Hope to welcome you back again. More

Mount Kisco, New York
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 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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soxfanseh, Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to provide feedback. I'm pleased you enjoyed your stay overall and hope you will try us again in the future More

Knoxville, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week 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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asperling, General Manager at Hotel Commonwealth, responded to this review

Daniel W, Thank you so much for staying with us and for taking the time to share your experiences. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed the hotel, our location and the restaurants. We hope to have the chance to welcome you back often 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)
  • Would highly recommend(25)
  • Junior suite(25)
  • Newbury street(24)

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 star — Hotel Commonwealth 4*
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Amenities

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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#1 Luxury Hotel in Boston #1 Romantic Hotel in Boston #2 Business Hotel in Boston #3 Family Hotel in Boston
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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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