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Boston Hotel Buckminster

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   645 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02215
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Steuben, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The moment I stepped into my room I tried to turn on the air conditioning. I couldn't so I called the front desk and asked for help because this room felt like it was on fire. Two very nice maintenance guys showed up with a portable air conditioner. This portable unit certainly helped but was absolutely not replacement for central... More

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Boise, Idaho
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel is right across the street from Fenway. It is also right on Kenmore Square. Two blocks to the subway makes it an easy walk. The staff is especially kind. The hotel is over 100 years old and has lots of character. When we arrived the room that they were going to put us in was not the floor... More

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Rick R, General Manager at Boston Hotel Buckminster, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words. I will be sure to let Kevin know that you were satisfied and got the room as requested. We appreciate your comments and strive to make every guest experience special. More

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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The checkin was ok, think the guy was new as he didnt real know what he was doing. He didnt bother to give us the complimenty restraunt vouchers that from reading other reviews everyone else seem to get. He checked us in, sent us to our room then called a few minutes later as he had forgotten to get us... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Was a very good stay. Walking to most of the attractions or take the subway. Walked to Fenway and Buckminster was clean and pleasant. Will stay there again. Will recommendation. Was given credit each day of our stay for eating at the restaurant.

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Rick R, General Manager at Boston Hotel Buckminster, responded to this review

Thank for the kind words. The Boston Hotel Buckminster is very proud of the service that our staff provides. We are in the perfect location for guests to get to all parts of Boston. More

Vienna, Austria
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a king/junior suite which was $200 for a weeknight and 300$ Sat/Sund with Triple-A (which they didnt request to see when we checked in), which had a seperate living room where our son could sleep in. We asked for a room not facing the highway which they complied with, but the room they gave us (631) was very... More

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Sunapee, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was looking online for a hotel near the Sox game, and saw online a few reveiws on a couple of different places. One review of the Buckminster had me worried. Talking about tubed television sets, and how its 2014, come on. Well I went, in the year 2014, and my suite had two good sized flat screen televisoins!! The... More

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San Francisco, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're Red Sox fan that's the place for you. The stadium is just round the corner and on the game day the area becomes very lively, lots of people, bars, hot dog stands etc. really good atmosphere and fun. The hotel itself looks very interesting from outside, but it's very dated inside. The furniture in our room was very... More

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Rick R, General Manager at Boston Hotel Buckminster, responded to this review

Our staff appreciates your kind words. We love to provide great personal guest service. We are constantly updating areas of the hotel and will be upgrading our TVs in the next few months. More

Derby, New York
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a huge Red Sox fan who happens to live in NYS and went to see the Sox play. We weren't sure where to stay but choose this hotel because of its location and I'm glad we did. Our upgraded suite (Red Sox Nation Member) overlooked the Green Monster. This hotel has you right in the heart of the... More

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Rick R, General Manager at Boston Hotel Buckminster, responded to this review

We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay at the Boston Hotel Buckminster and experienced the history of our hotel and the proximity to Fenway Park. We look forward to hosting you again on your next visit to see a game. Hoping for our team to rebound next year! More

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60 reviews 60 reviews
20 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If your main destination in Boston is Fenway Park, your feet will thank you given close proximity. Other than that I was unimpressed. Rooms felt dated and decor was plain. Property is a gem of a location, would be nice to see ownership upgrade as they recently did at The Boxer near TD Garden. In my view there are many... More

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Rick R, General Manager at Boston Hotel Buckminster, responded to this review

Thank you for providing feedback regarding your recent stay. I am sorry that you were not satisfied with the room you received. We will check into the issues you mentioned and will strive to improve the condition of our rooms. More

Astoria, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for a wedding at fenway park. Arrived 10 minutes prior to check in time, a room was available and was given a complimentary upgrade to a nicer room. The front desk was very courteous and professional. The room was very clean, and had a nice view of fenway. Would definitely stay here again.

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Rick R, General Manager at Boston Hotel Buckminster, responded to this review

Josh, I am very happy to hear about your recent stay with us. Our desk staff appreciates your kind words. We enjoy providing our guests with the best possible stay and we do that with personalized service. We look forward to seeing you again at the Boston Hotel Buckmister on your next visit to Boston. More

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Address: 645 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02215
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Location: United States > Massachusetts > Boston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Boston Hotel Buckminster 3*
Number of rooms: 131
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