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Waterfront

Congress Street, Boston, MA 02110
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$67.98*
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Boston Odyssey Dinner Cruise
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$27.95*
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New England Aquarium Admission
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
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Congress Street, Boston, MA 02110
Downtown
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Vast expanses of nothing, great vistas but no where to sit down and have a coffee/drink and enjoy. Typically understated for Boston

Thank muzza5002017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean, picturesque, lots of character. Lots of different resturants and bars. great place to sit and drink in the scenery and people watch. Very active location.

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are a few parks and playgrounds, lots of people walking their dogs, there are apartment buildings and a small marina.

Thank SeeTheWorld173
Reviewed 1 week ago

Boston Harbor Waterfront is such a lovely place to relax on a summer sunny day.The walk on the waterfront is so pleasant. It is a busy place on a weekend during summer time. There are benches by the waterfront where we can enjoy the weather...More

Thank Dhanashree A
Reviewed 1 week ago

lovely place to stroll in good weather with great views of the harbor, people watching, and restaurants along the way

Thank rzamenhof
Reviewed 1 week ago

The downtown waterfront stretches across the east side of downtown, ending at the South Boston and North End neighborhoods. The waterfront is a great place to walk and take pictures of the harbor, especially on a sunny day. There are many benches by the water...More

Thank Andrei S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The history of Boston is intimately connected to the sea. You must see it and do take the harbor ferry for heaven's sake.

Thank HomeatlastinFlorida
Reviewed 1 week ago

Compared to other US cities there is very little down on the waterfront other than aquarium,cinema and where you'd pick up whale watching or other cruises. Perhaps the very near-by Quincy market doesn't help but it does appear an untapped gem waiting to happen.

Thank Kevin1400
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I gather that over the last several years Boston's waterfront area has undergone enormous improvement. It's now a pretty nice place to visit. There are a lot of attractions, some nice restaurant and, at least on the days we were there, a pleasant family atmosphere....More

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The waterfront in Boston is so fun to walk along. We would take walks at night and there were always beautiful sunsets!

Thank jillerjo
Nearby
Downtown
The largest area of the city, Downtown is rich with
historical and iconic sites in Boston. Stroll through
one of Boston’s most famous green spaces, the Boston
Public Gardens, check out and make way for duckling
statues, picnic under a beautiful tree overlooking the
pond, and walk over the iconic footbridge where,
during summer time, you will catch a swan boat toting
children and eager tourists through the pond. Have
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Truetrav
is this near, where the cruise ships are located...
November 21, 2016|
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Response from Nick B | Reviewed this property |
as the others above said, no the waterfront is faces more toward where the bay becomes a river, the bridges are to low and the channel no deep enough, the ships are a decent distance away, and not within a convenient walk... More
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ilive4sun
Hi, Wondering if there's a water taxi from Logan airport to downtown?
July 9, 2015|
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Response from kathymc123 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are water taxi 's to Logan from the waterfront on bistin Harbor. They are available on call and will get to directly to the airport
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Nathan_Barnaby
Which airport hotels are closest to water taxi pick up points
July 8, 2015|
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Response from Quackerjacks | Reviewed this property |
Rowes Wharf is one option, basically in by the aquarium, the subway also goes from the Airport to this location as well.
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