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Boston Hotel Buckminster

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   645 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02215
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Ranked #65 of 77 hotels in Boston
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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149 reviews 149 reviews
21 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Overnight stay with the Grandkids. We were treating them to their first ever Red Sox game and chose this hotel due to the close proximity to Fenway Park. That reason and, we've stayed here a few times in the past and found it convenient to everything we wanted to do. We were able to check in a bit early which... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My boyfriend and I needed a nice hotel to stay in whilst we were in Boston for four nights, meeting up with family. The Hotel Buckminster is excellent value for money, being half the price of many of the other decent hotels we had looked at. It is well located being minutes away from the T and right next door... More

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Waretown, New Jersey
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61 reviews 61 reviews
8 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We choose Hotel Buckminster because of its proximity to Fenway. It turned out to have so many other advantages as well. Yes - we could see Fenway from our room (what a great perk for these baseball fans), but it was in very close walking distance to the T, Prudential Center, and many other bars and restaurants. We followed directions... More

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Schenectady, New York
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44 reviews 44 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've stayed here before twice. Great location and steps from the T. Had never stayed there before but am happy that I did. It's close to Fenway Park numerous bars and resturants also. Next time I go into Boston I may stay there.

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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We joined my in-laws for a weekend trip to see the Red Sox and the Yankees at Fenway. The location was amazing. We couldn't see the stadium from our room, but it was a super short walk. The staff were also very friendly and helpful. Ishmael, for example, helped us to find a restaurant in Little Italy, and booked us... More

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Hobart, Indiana
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73 reviews 73 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is very clean. It has a lot of history and is indeed over 100 years. however, it is updated and nice. Rooms are small and have pipes running across ceiling (old fashioned sprinkler system). Elevators are slow, took stairs a lot. Grill inside had good breakfast and the hotel gave you $10 credit toward it. NO pool. 6... More

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87 reviews 87 reviews
22 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First timers, arrived early am before room was ready, staff gladly offered to store our luggage. Had a chance to speak to Manager behind desk, told her it was our 1st time staying, that we would love to have a room with a view for our 15yr old who we were treating to a BoSox game for his good grades.... More

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Rochester, NY
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55 reviews 55 reviews
12 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

So, if you take some beat-up modular furniture and a bed and put them into what must have once been a storage room, does that turn it into a real hotel room? How could these people have known that I was short enough to fit into the bathroom (ceiling 6' high at the most)? Did they pick up that furniture... More

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Kenmore, New York
20 reviews 20 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Older but not out of date. Very close to Fenway, in fact there is a back door exit/entrance two blocks from the ballpark. Parking is right next door, drop off the car and forget it. The Kenmore Grill inside the hotel is perfect for meals. The T (transit) is just around the corner, the perfect wat to get around and... More

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Longview, Texas
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8 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Older hotel with smaller rooms, but very clean and a block from Fenway. The staff was very helpful let us check in early after flying in on the red eye. Our room had a refrigerator and microwave. We also had a view of Fenway from room.

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