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Harborside Inn

3.0 of 5 185 State St., Boston, MA 02109
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Denver, Colorado
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Went to Boston to celebrate a dear friend's birthday. The Harborside Inn was recommended because it was located close to the restaurant, on the North End. Well, it was walking distance to the North End, Quincy Market, the Aquarium & many lovely restaurants & pubs. The cost was so reasonable & the accommodations were lovely. The rooms have been renovated... More 

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SC
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is in a great location near bars, restaurants and public transportation. The hotel rooms are nice but not large. Don't expect perfection my shower head was cheap plastic, the grout wasn't perfectly clean, I had no view, and the shower control was loose and wouldn't stay put. All that said I would stay there again and I would... More 

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ohio
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11 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I research. TA quite well when I travel and I have to say most times I am not disappointed. Harborside inn is no exception! Prefect location. Even better than I hoped for. Subway stop right outside your door. Short walk to many attractions....Faneuil Hall. aquarium...nightlife and restaurants. The hotel staff more than helpful. Starbucks right downstairs. Bar open in evenings... More 

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marssl
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43 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location of this hotel is perfect - 1 block away from Fanneuil Hall, with a metro stop right outside the front door. Furniture in the room is nice. Bathroom had high-end fixtures. The room had a full-size stereo, which I have never seen before. I didn't use it, but it could be useful for jamming out should you be... More 

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Flower Mound, Texas
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We totally enjoyed our comfortable room that looked out in out into the raw brick walled atrium. Our room was comfy, spacious, cool nautical decor for the $120 price range. The location is perfect for walking to Boston's historical spots and many cool places like the Irish Pub with great musicians, The Black Rose and the harbor. The front desk... More 

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New York
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36 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We go to Boston 3 or 4 times a year and have stayed in eight different areas of the city. This was the first time we were able to put the car away and really relax. The room was a little small, but modern and very well laid out. My only complaints would be the bed was too small and... More 

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MORGANTOWN, WV
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent a long weekend at Harborside Inn and I could not have been more impressed. I arrived six hours prior to check-in and they happily gave me an available room. The location is perfection. The room was clean, quiet and comfortable. The staff was consistently helpful and friendly. It was a lovely experience in every regard.

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Edina, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place was great. Super clean. We had a mix up with our reservation that we had made on hotels.Com and the Harborside Inn was graciously accomdating. Hotels.Com was not and would never make reservations with them again. Parking was off site and $33 for 24 hours, no in and outs. You could walk to tons of restaurants and bars.... More 

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charlottesville
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82 reviews 82 reviews
27 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

This is a boutique hotel of 116 rooms conveniently located less than one quarter mile from Faneuil Hall and even closer to the New England Aquarium on the Central Wharf of Boston Harbor. The hotel is very easy to reach, just two stops from Logan Airport on the MBTA subway. The MBTA Aquarium Station is across the street from the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We stayed here last night while in town for a show. It worked great for us. It was easy to find off of the highway and the location was excellent. Other reviews have mentioned that there are limited services at this hotel, which is true, but they have added a cafe that is open during the day and will bring... More 

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  • Quincy Market(23)
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Additional Information about Harborside Inn

Address: 185 State St., Boston, MA 02109
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Boston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Harborside Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 98
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Also Known As:
Harborside Hotel Boston
Harborside Inn Boston
Hotel Style:
#36 Romantic Hotel in Boston
#51 Business Hotel in Boston

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