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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have stayed here twice this year and the Magnuson did meet my needs. An upgrade of the building and rooms would do wonders but the rooms were clean and properly serviced every day. The hotel is convenient to many restaurants and shopping as well as movie theaters which brought me back a second time. The staff was polite and... More 

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Concord, New Hampshire
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We recently stayed here for the Guns N Roses concert at Gillete Stadium. Location was convienent, we were able to take back roads to the venue and avoid heavy traffic. Hotel is on a main road with many restaurants near by. Ken's steak house is across the street and my favorite mall - Natick is very close by. Hotel looked... More 

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Altoona, Wisconsin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When I was a kid this was the local Howard Johnson motel and restaurant, which I found amusing. The front lobby building still has the A frame look and the attached restaurant is not a British Beer Company. This hotel is 2.5 star rated and it is pretty much what I expected for that rating, which is actually good because... More 

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Mandeville, Louisiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been staying at this hotel twice a summer for six years. It is an older property, but it has always been very clean and the rooms are large, quiet and comfortable. This year Magnuson took over from Best Western. Thankfully it is still clean. However, a few things have suffered. When I arrived in June at about 2:00... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

After reading the reviews and rolling the dice, we found this hotel fit our family needs very well, and was a great value overall. We toured the Boston area (flew in/out of Hartford, drove south to Cape Code and New Bedford, north to Salem, Lexington and Lowell) and found Framingham to be very convenient to them all. In addition, it... More 

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Mims, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

This is a nice hotel near where we needed to be. The hotel is older, but the rooms are nice and the staff is very friendly. The breakfast buffet isn't much. I remember cereal, yogurt, bananas and bagels. Nothing hot like bacon or sausage. There is a British pub next door that I really enjoyed. Overall a good stay. Would... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Nice staff, large rooms, good location, free breakfast, easy access to Boston, pretty close to the T. Older property with no amenities. No real fitness center. Good for the price. Boston proper hotels are pricey.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised with my stay. It started off with the great customer service from the front office receptionist. She was so accommodating and helpful after a long day of travel. When I arrived to my room it was big and CLEAN! The free breakfast was in a nice room with plenty to eat and the room was not... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

My wife and I booked this hotel four months ago. We are doing a tour of New England but were also visiting family nearby. We arrived at the hotel direct from the airport at 6pm U.S. time (11pm U.K. time). The room we were allocated was on the 1st (ground) floor of the Lodge part of the hotel even though... More 

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White Plains, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Guess I now know why - it has changed hands a few times and the outside signage is not evident. My GPS brought me to the rear parking lot with no logical way to find the lobby except by walking around the building by foot. Pleasant and friendly welcome and the room was fine - clean and quiet.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We would like to welcome you to join us in our new journey as a new brand under new management, Magnuson Hotel Framingham. Located only 15 miles from Logan International Airport, 19 miles from Concord, the Magnuson Hotel Framingham has easy access to I-90, located on Worcester Road, surrounded by shopping and dining venues. Boston is 35 miles, Providence Rhode Island is 53 miles, and Hartford, CT, is 82 miles from this hotel. Whether traveling for business or pleasure, all of our guests will enjoy sensational dining and shopping within walking distance from the Hotel. Our location makes it easy to step out and explore all that Historical Boston has to offer without the higher city prices. Great shopping and restaurants at the Shopping World Mall are a short two minute walk from the Magnuson Hotel Framingham. If you are in the area visiting local colleges and universities, we are within 35 miles of Harvard, Wellesley, Boston University, and Babson College. Framingham State University is two miles. Family fun at the Fun and Games Family Entertainment Center is two blocks from the Magnuson Hotel Framingham. Along with a great location, guests can enjoy a free breakfast and use the on-site fitness center during their stay. Other hotel amenities include a business center, guest laundry facilities, free parking, coffee service in the lobby. Standard room amenities include a hair dryer, alarm clock radio, cable TV with extra stations, free local calls, electronic door locks, and individually controlled air conditioning and heater. Corporate travelers will find all the amenities they expect including business center, High Speed Wireless Internet and a complimentary USA Today newspaper. We should be up and running completely on-line with Magnuson by November 1, 2015. Important Info : You must show a valid photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Cash is not an accepted form of payment without a valid credit card available to pre-authorization for the full amount of your stay. Please note that all special requests cannot be guaranteed and are subject to availability upon check-in. Additional charges may apply. Guests under the age of 21 are only allowed to check in with a parent or official guardian. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Magnuson Hotel Framingham

Address: 130 Worcester Rd, Framingham, MA 01702-5371 (Formerly Framingham Hotel)
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Framingham
Price Range: $119 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Magnuson Hotel Framingham 2.5*
Number of rooms: 184
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Also Known As:
Best Western Framingham Hotel Framingham
Framingham Best Western
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