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The Midtown Hotel
2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   220 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115 (Back Bay)   |  
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Ranked #67 of 77 hotels in Boston
Frederiksberg, Denmark
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Good price average stay”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2013

This was an average stay. The price and the location of the hotel is what makes this hotel worth staying at. The service at the hotel was very poor. When we asked for advice on where to go out or if they could help locate a restaurant, there was no service what so ever.
If you intend on staying near downtown for a small price this hotel is an excellent choice.

Room Tip: There is not Wifi in the rooms. If you intend on parking they will charge you a 22 dollar fee.
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  • Stayed January 2013, traveled with friends
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013 via mobile

The location is ok, the manager/desk man is arrogant and do not makes things easy to the guest. DON'T GO THERE, YOU WILL REGRET.
The place smells and the bathrooms are dirty. It's the worst nonetheless you can ever spend. Better off sleep inside your car.

  • Stayed January 2013
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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Belo Horizonte, MG
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

The location is really good, next to the Prudential Center and two T stops. Staff was extremely nice and efficient. Even tough the hotel is dated, the room was comfortable and clean, toiletries and shower were also good. The only disapointment was the internet which is paid. It`s a basic hotel, but it was worth the trip.

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Lisburn, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

we stayed here and the hotel staff were very friendly food exellant and room was spotless looking forward to going back in near future copley square is brilliant and so close to hotel and st patricks day parade on the 19th is brilliant and so close to attractions

  • Stayed March 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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New York
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2012

A great experience -
Pros
Staff was so friendly and warm
Parking cheap and convenient
Convenient to the T
Right next to a decent breakfast place
Room big and clean
Shower pressure & toiletries great
Right next to a Barnes and Nobles

Cons
Very Basic
No room service
Pay for internet
Not in the hub and bustle of the city
No queen beds

I would stay there again in a heart beat

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Mortlake, Victoria, Australia
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96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2012

This place would've been state of the art 20 years ago. Now it's all a bit worn and tired really.
The real let down was the beds. Super uncomfortable. Really makes the stay harder.
Great location though.

  • Stayed December 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2012

We took a spur of the moment trip to Boston right before Christmas to see the city and colleges. Not wanting to spend too much money we were recommended the midtown hotel by Expedia. Upon checking the rating I was not sure but reading trip advisor reviews and the price we went. They are located at Copely Place which is beautiful with 2 indoor malls and outdoor high end stores. Boston Pops across the street. Greenline close by. It is a great part of town. The hotel is old and only three stories and has been updated. The hotel staff is very friendly and made us so comfortable it's a happy place. Rooms only had two double beds, I would have liked queen as we were 4 people. They had power strips in all the right places so the 4 of us could charge our phones and rooms were clean and roomy. Itis really a great hotel that has inexpensive parking centrally located. If you want to save money you will appreciate this hotel. Fantastic coffee shop 1 block away Thorntons very good breakfast.

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: 220 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115
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Location: United States > Massachusetts > Boston > Back Bay
Amenities:
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #67 of 77 hotels in Boston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Midtown Hotel 2.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Centrally located in downtown Boston, The Midtown Hotel blends comfort and convenience with affordability. This moderately priced hotel, nestled in the heart of Boston’s Back Bay. Just steps away from The Prudential Center, Copley Place and the Hynes Convention Center this downtown hotel is near three subway stops on both the green and orange lines. Nearby Fenway Park, The Museum of Fine Arts, Symphony Hall, and the elegant restaurants and boutique shops of Newbury Street make Boston an exciting city to visit and The Midtown Hotel the place to stay. ... more   less 
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