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The Boston Common Hotel and Conference Center

2.0 of 5 40 Trinity Place, Boston, MA 02116 (Formerly John Hancock Hotel and Conference Center)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Smalltownville, NH
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Small, older hotel but clean! walking distance to the T, Starbucks & DD! Based on a last review, I thought the water pressure / temp was great! Wasn't impressed with the Continental breakfast but perfect for the price plus parking ($28 for 24 hrs)! Given everything included... We'd stay there again!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Cool little spot for a decent price and a good location. The room wasn't huge, but for the price it was well worth it. If you are looking for something fancy, I would say maybe try somewhere else, but for the deal I got on the room it was perfect.

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this hotel through booking.com and the pricing was fairly decent for that area. You'll pay approx $40 dollars taxi from the airport and you can basically walk to most areas of the city from this location. The rooms are a good size for city hotels, beds were comfortable and clean. Bathrooms were a little dated and there are... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very centrally located in Back Bay. It's nothing fancy, but it's clean, comfortable and safe at an excellent price. The free continental breakfast and free wi-fi were very welcome, too. I'd definitely recommend this hotel.

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NYC
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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service. Friendly staff. Terrific location. All at a price that is probably impossible to beat. My room was spacious and pleasantly appointed. The bed and linens were very good. The furnishings were pleasant. The bathroom was small, but very clean and the hot water was plentiful. I never thought I would get a deal this good in central Boston,... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went with my girlfriend to Boston for a few days and this hotel was very good. The price was good, but the main reason I liked the hotel was the location. Is completely central. It was great to go to the north end of Boston as well as to go to Cambridge to visit the famous campuses located there.

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Barcelona, Spain
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is at a great location. That's the only good thing about it. I had booked three nights at some $130/night in a prime Boston location to attend a conference that was getting the entire city hotels packed, so that I knew I was not going to a five star hotel. But there is a minimum standard that this... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed out stay at the Boston Common Hotel, the location is fantastic , just off of Copley square and available to many food and shopping destinations as well as subway lines! It is also close to South Station with taxi costs about $10. Staff were really helpful, fixing problems in our room, and breakfast was simple but nourishing and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Very good location among prestigious hotels. Close to railway station. The hotel is very old and need renovations. The room is acceptable and the price is reasonable compared with other hotels in that area. Price includes breakfast but the food is very basic and considers to be slightly below average.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 via mobile

Location,Location,Location!!!All MBTA transportation right around the corner,thoroughly Enjoyed My Stay in Boston, The Subway is the Best way get around and See All the New England history in and around the city and from The BCCS Hotel all is within easy reach for the Adventure Seaker!!

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Additional Information about The Boston Common Hotel and Conference Center

Address: 40 Trinity Place, Boston, MA 02116 (Formerly John Hancock Hotel and Conference Center)
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Boston > Back Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — The Boston Common Hotel and Conference Center 2*
Number of rooms: 64
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Also Known As:
John Hancock Hotel Boston
Hotel John Hancock

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