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Hotel 140

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   140 Clarendon Street, Back Bay, Boston, MA 02116 (Back Bay)
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The location of the hotel is excellent close to Back Bay train station (to where I arrived), the T station (public transport), and the surroundings of the hotel are very spectacular with Hancock Tower right next to it and with a pretty street view all around. Some other parts of the city like Copley Square are within walking distance. The... More

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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here on the first stop of our honeymoon and on first glance the hotel seems ok but my husband did not sleep a wink due to the noisy air vent outside our room. We were moved rooms with minimal fuss though. The second and third nights were ok but the hotel does not have any facilities and is... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We choose the most afordable 4* hotel in the back Bay area. And it was worthed. Location is great. A walking distance from attractions, good restaurants, and afordable parking. You can expect exactly what you see on the photos of their web site. Rooms are not spacious but they are clean and quiet, bed confortable. Staff extremely kind.

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was really pleased with our stay at Hotel 140. The room was really large, well furnished and clean with lots of room for 2 double beds. We arrived in Boston about 10AM and the receptionist moved us to a room that was already made up. There was really quick free wifi, and all of the standard amenities. My other... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For the money, this hotel was excellent. The staff was exetremely friendly and helpful. Copley Square and the train station was right around the corner. Could not have asked for a better place to stay. Thanks!

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Jonathan A, General Manager at Hotel 140, responded to this review

Dear Jenny4775, Thank you for staying at Hotel 140! I am thrilled that you enjoyed your stay! Our staff is very friendly and always helpful. Customer service is a top priority! We are in a great location, just steps away from Copley Square, Back Bay Train Station, shops and restaurants. We hope to see you again the next time you... More

Harrisonville, Missouri
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After booking our stay we read some reviews on the Hotel 140, yes backwards, most people would have read the reviews before booking, but after our stay with worry about some negative reviews being read we were very pleased with our experience. The rooms were very clean and the staff was outstanding. We will choose that hotel on any future... More

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Jonathan A, General Manager at Hotel 140, responded to this review

Dear Jeff C, Thank you for staying at Hotel 140! I am thrilled that you enjoyed your stay! Our rooms are immaculate. The housekeeping team works very hard to ensure cleanliness and the front desk team is focused on guest service. They are also very knowledgeable about the city. We hope to see you the next time that you are... More

Greenwood, Maine, United States
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The people at this hotel were extremely kind and helpful. The rooms were neat and clean albeit a bit small. We were hoping for a view but did not get one. The location was perfect- nestled between Back Bay and Copley Square.There is a wonderful Mexican restaurant just down the street and around a corner with a fun kids' playground... More

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Jonathan A, General Manager at Hotel 140, responded to this review

Dear KathiJBurke, Thank you for your recent stay at Hotel 140! We are pleased that you enjoyed the Hotel with your family. The hotel is in a perfect location in Back Bay, close to many shops, restaurants and just steps away from Back Bay Train Station. There are many things to see and do in the immediate area, Our building... More

Billings Missouri
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

In July our family, consisting of 10 people, stayed at Hotel 140. Thanks to Julietta we were able to get 6 rooms on the same floor. The night we arrived was my father's 80th birthday and the hotel sent my parents a bottle of wine & a cheese tray. Although the rooms are small and the bathrooms incredibly tiny they... More

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Jonathan A, General Manager at Hotel 140, responded to this review

Dear 643Denise, Thank you for your recent stay at Hotel 140 with your family to celebrate your Father's 80th Birthday! I am thrilled that you enjoyed it! Our building is Historic and each room is a little different. We are in a fantastic location, just steps away from Back Bay Train Station, shops, restaurants and some of Boston's main attractions.... More

Odessa, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose Hotel 140 as the location to host our sister's bridal shower and bachelorette weekend. There were 15 of us who flew in from Florida and we could not have been more pleased with the attentive staff at the hotel. It was a pleasure working with Michael and Stacey to plan our weekend festivities. We had our event in... More

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Jonathan A, General Manager at Hotel 140, responded to this review

Dear Janine, Thank you for choosing Hotel 140 to host your Bridal Shower and Weekend Festivities! Our hotel is in an ideal location, close to many shops and restaurants and main attractions. We do offer various types of rooms including the Kennedy Suite which can accommodate a few more guests than some of our other room types. Our rates are... More

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The receptionists with whom we had to do were always very kind and extremely available to help with directions and more. The hotel is located just 140 steps from the "Back Bay" underground, in a central area of ​​the city, always quite busy. Our room was large enough and there we found an iron, a small refrigerator, and a microwave.... More

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Jonathan A, General Manager at Hotel 140, responded to this review

Dear Jose L, Thank you for staying with us at Hotel 140! Our location is perfect, just steps away from the Back Bay Train Station, shops, restaurants and some of Boston's main attractions. We are a historic building and do have varying room types, so each room is a little different. The linens are of higher quality, many of our... More

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Address: 140 Clarendon Street, Back Bay, Boston, MA 02116
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Location: United States > Massachusetts > Boston > Back Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel 140 3*
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Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
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#41 Family Hotel in Boston #50 Business Hotel in Boston #53 Romantic Hotel in Boston
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Hotel 140 is an affordable boutique hotel offering the best deals in the Back Bay. Our rooms are modern European in design, clean and cozy. Our recently renovated building, a historic landmark listed on the National Register of Historic Places, also houses a beautiful lobby, function rooms, and The Lyric Stage Theater Company. Hotel 140 is just steps from Copley Square in Downtown Boston's historic Back Bay neighborhood - recently voted "Top 10 Neighborhood in the Country" by the APA. The South End's hip restaurants and shops are close by, as are Newbury Street's high fashions and fabulous dining. We're close to the Financial District, Hynes Convention Center, and other business centers. Public transportation is right around the corner at Back Bay Station. ... more   less 
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