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Hotel Commonwealth

4.5 of 5 500 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215
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Ipswich, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Recently stayed at Hotel commonwealth for a quick overnight for a work related event. Despite being in the throws of a construction project, it was a great experience from the welcoming valet service, to the friendly and hospitable front desk staff (Jeff). The room was great! Very spacious. The bed was amazingly comfortable! I only wish i was staying longer... More 

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NCasillo, Manager at Hotel Commonwealth, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. It was a pleasure to read that we were able to provide you with such a restful and relaxing stay and that you found the bed in your guestroom to be so comfortable. We hope to welcome you back for a longer stay again soon. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

They made my first visit to Boston a hassle free experience. The room was amazing and oh so comfy, the staff was attentive and courteous, making my anxiousness over my interview become nonexistent. Will definitely come back.

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NCasillo, Manager at Hotel Commonwealth, responded to this review

Thank you for selecting the Hotel Commonwealth for your recent trip to Boston. We hope all went well with your interview, it's great to hear that our staff were able to help you feel a little less anxious about it. We hope that we will see you again soon. More 

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75 reviews 75 reviews
13 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed at the Hotel Commonwealth on a Saturday and Sunday night. The hotel is undergoing some renovations and the signage into the building needs to be improved. Overall, the front desk staff is good but there was one staff member at the front desk who wasn't very knowledgeable about the hotel. The rooms are big for a hotel in the... More 

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Dallas, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

For the last 5 years, we stay at HC whenever possible. It never disappoints. Best value and convenience for MIT, BC, BU, NEstsrn,Harvard. We often have a car and the valet though expensive is quick and easy. We love it and you will too!

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Irvine, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a lovely hotel is a great location. Easy to walk to museums, restaurants and the baseball field. The connected Eastern Standard restaurant is fantastic. Breakfast was a special treat as the food was fresh, fantastic and plentiful. We stayed at this hotel for 4 nights beginning Christmas night of the 2014. The beds are soooo comfortable. The hotel... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

great stay coupled with great service. Jeff was a great help and the definition of great service, especially when we had difficulty leaving due to the blizzard. Clean and comfortable hotel coupled with two amazing restaurant and a James beard quality bar and service team. first choice for our next stay-cation and always a go to spot for dinner and... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a great time at the hotel- until checkout time came. They had billed another patrons incidentals to our room, as well as valet of another patrons car (which they started bringing out to us in addition to our vehicle). After speaking to multiple employees, we were guaranteed that the incorrect charges (amounting to 369.75$) would be refunded. As... More 

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NCasillo, Manager at Hotel Commonwealth, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I sincerely apologize for any inconvenience you have experienced with regard to settling your account with us. I would like to emphasize that we take the handling of our guests credit card information extremely seriously and each one of our front desk staff has been through PCI compliance training to ensure they are completely clear... More 

Syracuse, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This trip to Boston was a Valentine’s Day present to my fiancé. PROS: - The room was very nice – spacious, well decorated, and comfortable. - The location (for us) was perfect. The brief late night walk back to the hotel was a breeze and felt quite safe for a large city. - The hotel staff left champagne, chocolates, and... More 

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NCasillo, Manager at Hotel Commonwealth, responded to this review

I certainly apologize that you felt so dissatisfied with your stay here overall. As we discussed on the telephone our maintenance staff were working diligently around the clock on Valentines weekend to combat the blizzard conditions which were ongoing from Saturday evening through the night and well into the mid morning on Sunday. The additional foot of snow, added to... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great location for Boston University and Fenway Park. We arrived late morning but was able to check in quite early, Nice surprise. Staff friendly and helpful!! Beds were very comfortable and our bathroom was huge. Front desk helpful with suggestions for restaurants and local information. Only down side, I'm a coffee addict. Had to leave the building to grab a... More 

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NCasillo, Manager at Hotel Commonwealth, responded to this review

We feel so honored to have earned the place as your new home while in Boston! Thank you for your kind remarks about your recent stay. Please know that it is our pleasure to provide a complimentary Keuirg coffee maker to our guests upon request. When you make your next reservation please let us know you would like one and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This hotel was wonderful! From the location to the comfort to every staff member, the entire experience was awesome. My first trip to Boston, and thanks to the wonderful folks at the front desk, I think I got the perfect introduction. Special shout out to Nick! Such friendly help. Thanks!

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NCasillo, Manager at Hotel Commonwealth, responded to this review

What a pleasure to read that we were able to assist in making your first visit to Boston so enjoyable. Thank you for sharing your experience and for your special mention about Nick who is such a valued member of our team. We hope that you will be returning to Boston soon and that we may have the pleasure of... More 

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  • Fenway Park(87)
  • Eastern Standard(81)
  • Red Sox(50)
  • Great location(44)
  • Very nice(23)
  • Would highly recommend(21)
  • Kenmore square(20)
  • Creek Oyster bar(14)
  • Room service(13)
  • Friendly and helpful(13)

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: 149
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Also Known As:
Commonwealth Hotel Boston
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Boston
#3 Luxury Hotel in Boston
#4 Romantic Hotel in Boston
#5 Family Hotel in Boston

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