We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Back Bay Beacon

Traveler (20)
Room & Suite (26)
Dining (1)
{"containerAttributes":null,"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"}}
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good19%
  • Average14%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible10%
Enjoy architecturally unique suites in a Boston Back Bay brownstone.This 150 year old brownstone is located in one of Boston's most prestigious and historical neighborhoods. Just steps away enjoy sailboats and summer concerts along the Charles River, or relax in the Boston Public Gardens. You can experience the buzz of Boston's Financial District and marvel over the gold embossed State House built in 1798 where the metal work of Paul Revere is proudly displayed.After a long day at the office or an exciting city tour, you'll be glad to return to all of the comforts of home. Beacon on the Common provides an eclectic selection of private suites that tastefully mix old world charm with modern appointments.
Read more
Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Dry Cleaning
Self-Serve Laundry
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Good to know
Centrally Located
Great View
Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
28Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
26Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
Back Bay
Wander around this quintessential neighborhood in the heart of Boston for high-end shops, restaurants, and the feeling of city bustle. Its most identifiable skyscrapers, the Prudential Center and John Hancock Tower, are highlights of the city skyline. Visit Newbury street to explore unique and trendy boutiques – as well as every other kind of store imaginable – all housed in beautiful brownstone buildings. In nice weather, restaurant patio seating is packed with Bostonians and tourists alike soaking up the sunshine and enjoying the food. Commonwealth Ave offers a beautiful stroll down residential tree-lined streets. Keep walking towards the Charles River and enjoy a beautiful view by the water. In warmer months, people run and bike on paths running along the esplanade, and sail and kayak on the Charles River. Boylston street, also full of shops, bars, and restaurants, is the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Head towards Copley Square and check out the Boston Public Library, which is particularly beautiful from the Dartmouth street entrance.
Read more
See all nearby hotels
Reviews (69)
Filter reviews
64 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews living room actual apartment the air conditioning good size elevator
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 64 reviews
Reviewed October 27, 2018

Our suite was in a wonderful neighbourhood of Brown Stone buildings. We were on the sixth floor and the small lift was adequate. Bathroom was spotless, and the kitchen was well equipped except for the lack of a plug for the sink, a tea towel,...More

Thank SueLiz46
Reviewed September 8, 2018

It could be different now but I had a horrible experience with this company in July 18. I made a booking with them at New Beacon Back Bay as the place looked nice & had an elevator which I needed due to Mobility Problems back...More

Thank VegaVonne
Reviewed August 30, 2018

We stayed at this accommodation for two nights and it was almost impossible to get sleep. The air conditioning was extremely loud, so was the freezer that sounded like a helicopter. It was unbearably hot during these days and the air conditioning was only for...More

Thank EG871
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

Recent stay in unit 6f. Faces front of Beacon Street is 3 bedroom & 2 bathroom. Has older elevator for use or stairs. The elevator is very compact and dated. We used the stairs mainly. Location is great, good size apartment in an older building...More

Thank LindaModesto
Reviewed January 28, 2018

The best, maybe the only, positive thing about this rental on 113 Beacon Street is the location. But, we found the building very poorly maintained. No one had taken a vacuum cleaner to the hall carpets in weeks, if not months.The elevator is prehistoric and...More

1  Thank mmaine2015
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
April 7, 2015|
Response from Acemumbles | Reviewed this property |
That's a tricky one!Parking is difficult.We were able to find a place at the back of the apartments, but it was just for the one day that we'd hired a car.There are a few public car parking places close by-but they are... More
Room Tips
"never got a chance to see the place!!!"
Sep 8, 2018
Read review
"Find another building."
Jan 28, 2018
Read review
"You might hear the fans in the top floor rooms, but it's white noise, really."
Jul 27, 2017
Read review
"Ask for unit PHR which is the rear penthouse on the top floor. The front penthouse does not have the same..."
Jan 29, 2017
Read review
Show More 
$116 - $470 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
back bay beacon hotel boston
United StatesMassachusettsBostonBack Bay
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing