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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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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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 1 week ago 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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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is amazing but you would think with that kind of real-estate they could afford to update the rooms. If you travel and are comfortable staying hostel then you can make do here, but if you are here on business and expect certain standards then this is not for you! Don't let the grand lobby fool you. The bathroom... More 

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Burlington, Vermont
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't say enough good things about the Boston Common. The service is excellent. The staff goes above and beyond. Accomodations are fine. Location is excellent. I reccommend it highly and look forward to my next trip.

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Houston, Texas
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Clean room, excellent front desk assistance. Wi-fi needs to be improved in rooms. Protein is needed in cont'l breakfast. Good location, close access to subways and reasonable restaurants. I'll return.

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Hampden, Maine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Boston for a couple of days for a show and other assorted things. The BCHCC has become our home away from home. It's proximity to the Back Bay shopping and historical sites makes it a very convenient location. Also, both the green and orange lines are within walking distance, making the entire city close.

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Portland, Oregon
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Well when I arrived at a secluded side door from the back side of a parking garage, that should have been the first sign of great things to come. However after opening the door to my room (more like a closet) I was stunned the blood splatter and body outline on the dusty carpet had actually been removed. I really... More 

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River Edge, New Jersey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Stay far away from this hotel, and the front desk staffer Terry. She will send you and your child out in the pouring cold rain to find a restaurant on Boyleston Street. If you like Au Bon Pain, Panera Bread, or Wendy's for dinner, you will be fine. We had to walk 1-1/2 hours in the cold rain to find... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Stayed here for one night while attending a basketball game in TD Garden. Room was decent, bed clean & comfortable, bathroom very dated although the shower was decent and powerful. Had a room on the 7th floor & the WiFi signal was strong. Breakfast was all paper cups & plastic cutlery, a means to an end really. Ideal for a... More 

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Montague, Mass
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

My wife and I stayed at this hotel for a night out in Boston, and other than the slightly dated bathroom, we really had no complaints. Our room was clean, and the in-room coffee maker is always a plus. The location is great and the price was right, parking is right next door and affordable and the staff was very... More 

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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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