We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 77 Boston hotels

The Boxer Boston

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   107 Merrimac St, Boston, MA 02114
Hotel website
Hotel packages
Hotel amenities
Special Deal
Complimentary Breakfast
Save Saved
You added The Boxer Boston to your Saves list
The Boxer Boston
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
You must enter dates to see the best prices.
80%
Ranked #40 of 77 hotels in Boston
GreenLeadersBronze level
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Bryan P London, Canada
  • Overview
  • Reviews (205)
  • Photos (49)
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (50)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

205 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    85
    80
    28
    6
    6
See reviews for
34
71
9
38
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (50)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
London, Canada
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

After an exhaustive search, as per usual, we thankfully chose to stay at the Boxer for 5 evenings last summer. Albeit the rooms were a little tight for a family of 4, they were nicely appointed and well maintained. The staff was very friendly and eager to please, which isn't always the case for smaller boutique styled hotels. For those... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
New York City, New York
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband have payed for me and my mother to stay in "Boxer" hotel in Boston. We had a confirmation. Because we arrived at 11 p.m they sold our room to somebody else. And they was lying to us that they have no business with lastminut.com and with travelo.com This night portlier was extremely rude and nasty. Don't recommend anyone... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dallas, Texas
Top Contributor
112 reviews 112 reviews
9 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We selected The Boxer because of its central location and rates that were lower than comparable hotels in the area, and stayed for 4 nights. Many of the places we wanted to visit were within comfortable walking distance – these included boarding places for Upper Deck Trolley Tours (outside North Station) and Charles Riverboat Company (across the river at CambridgeSide... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
China Maine
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good one night stay at the Boxer, a nice 2-mile walkabout to Fenway. But it's literally down the back from the Garden, for Celtic and Bruins fans. Very small hotel, along the lines of European style, very small. But they got a King bed in the nicely appointed room, tiny bath but it had a full tub and good hot... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lansing, Illinois
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
16 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a last-minute trip to Boston during the height of the summer travel season, so many hotels were sold out, and most of what was available was over $350/night. We decided to try The Boxer because of reasonable rates (reasonable for Boston). The hotel has some good points. Though the building is old, the inside is very modern and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
statesville
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I found this very last minute and stayed in the smallest room they had because they were sold out - so glad I got in because it is an amazing and friendly place to stay. I prefer the smaller boutique style hotels where you can get ahold of a front desk person and have a conversation. The rooms are very... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Scottsdale, Arizona
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
14 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a wonderful spot, nice customer service, can walk everywhere, clean, updated, quiet (ask for the 8th or 9th floor). No restaurants in the immediate area but can walk to little Italy or Fenlon square in less than 5 minutes. Lots of taxis and Uber comes right away. On metro line to airport, all in all, a very nice spot.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
New York, New York, United States
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For a last minute hotel pick, we didn't go wrong with The Boxer Boston. The staff was friendly, helpful and accommodating. We checked in well past midnight and needed to do some quick food shopping so the front desk associate directed us to the 7/11 around the corner which had everything we needed. Upon check-out, a cab was promptly called... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Madison, Alabama
Top Contributor
119 reviews 119 reviews
9 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location of this hotel is very good for TD Garden and Quincy Market both walkable. The building itself is old but you can't tell by the rooms. The rooms are clean and comfortable however, very small. We heard no hallway nor elevator noise. I would stay here again especially if I were attending an event at the "Gaarden"

Was this review helpful? Yes
Toronto, Canada
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at the Boxer Boston with a friend for a weekend getaway. I found a great deal on a third party website. We were pleasantly surprised with our stay. The location was very convenient for exploring the city with easy access to Boston Common, Faneuil Hall, subways and the airport. The room was spacious with a king-sized bed, double... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage The Boxer Boston, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to The Boxer Boston? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about The Boxer Boston

Address: 107 Merrimac St, Boston, MA 02114
Phone Number:
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Boston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Boxer Boston 4*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Travelocity, Expedia, Orbitz, Booking.com, Cheap Tickets, Tingo, Venere, Hotels.com, getaroom.com, BookingOdigeoWL, Despegar.com, Priceline and Agoda so you can book your The Boxer Boston reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Boston Bulfinch Hotel

49 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (22)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
View from room (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (10)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (4)
Viewed
Other (3)

Expert photos: Taken by TripAdvisor travel experts

Viewed
All expert photos (8)
Viewed
The Hotel (8)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (20)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (7)
Viewed
Other (8)

Amenities

Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Boston #18 Green Hotel in Boston #28 Luxury Hotel in Boston #36 Business Hotel in Boston #44 Family Hotel in Boston #49 Romantic Hotel in Boston
Hotel Class
Number of rooms
80

Questions & Answers

Enter your question for this accommodation's staff to answer. Other travelers may answer as well.
    Posting guidelines

    See which rooms travelers prefer