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The Westin Boston Waterfront

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Ideally located in Boston, Massachusetts' thriving Seaport District, The Westin Boston Waterfront offers guests the opportunity to relax and recharge with many onsite amenities and explore the vibrant cultural and culinary offerings nearby. Just blocks from the front door, the Boston Children’s Museum, New England Aquarium, and the Institute of Contemporary Art offer exciting cultural experiences for all ages. With over 100 unique restaurants within a few blocks, the Seaport is home to some of Boston’s best dining experiences. A short walk or cab ride brings guests to Historic Faneuil Hall, the North End, or the scenic Back Bay. At the end of the day unwind with a locally-inspired Crafted at Westin cocktail at Birch Bar, located in our lobby, or end the night with a laugh at the on-site comedy club, Laugh Boston.
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Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Wheelchair access
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Accessible rooms
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Grade: 95 out of 100
21Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
3Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
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Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
This area has been expanding and becoming more and more popular, for good reason. Not surprisingly, the seaport district of South Boston is located beautifully along the water. The area is designed for easy strolling along the HarborWalk, and there are bars and restaurants for all ages and budgets. The Institute of Contemporary Art is located in this area in a contemporary building with an absolutely stunning deck overlooking the water. In the summer time there are Friday music concerts on the deck of the museum. Nearby, there are many green spaces to enjoy.
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The hotel is a short ride from the airport and close to downtown. Really friendly staff at check in, housekeeping and all. The hotel rooms are spacious and clean. I got a front side view of the hotel but I bet the back side views...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank spectra7
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place was ok but the thing that irked me was I was charged for parking. I was making my way from Maine to New Jersey and wanted to stop in Boston along the way. I found it online and a good distance to Fenway...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Tom M
Response from FrankG3220, Manager at The Westin Boston WaterfrontResponded 6 days ago

I'm glad you found our convenient location in the heart of the Seaport District of Boston provides direct access to interstate highway 90 and 93. Parking does come at a premium in the city, but we offer a competitive self-parking option which provides a lower...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff were fantastic very friendly and nothing was too much trouble. The room was a good size and well equipped. Spotlessly clean and serviced each day. Irish bar off the lobby and there is a Starbucks that serves great coffee. Would highly recommend and...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank andywright2017
Response from MJorgensen, General Manager at The Westin Boston WaterfrontResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind comments! I'm glad you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back!

Reviewed 1 week ago

I was here last month for business. The atmosphere was very nice. The hotel was beautifully decorated for the holidays. The staff are very professional and helpful. I had a particularly wonderful experience in the dining room for breakfast with my work peers. our waiters...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Julygirl09
Response from MJorgensen, General Manager at The Westin Boston WaterfrontResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! We think we have some of the best associates in Boston and it's always wonderful to hear from our guests that they've experienced exceptional service. I'm excited to share your comments with Robert and David and we look forward to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff went above and beyond to compensate for the strike. However, the room was tired and dated. The location was lovely if you want to spend time by the water. The city is quite walkable, so heading to tourist attractions was not an ordeal.More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Lorne_Alexandra
Response from FrankG3220, Manager at The Westin Boston WaterfrontResponded 1 week ago

I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed our Seaport location, with close access to tourist attractions such as Quincy Market, The Freedom Trail and The North End. We fortunately were able to ratify a new agreement with our local union, and have all of our...More

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November 21, 2018|
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Response from BigGeorge1 | Reviewed this property |
My advice is to avoid street/self parking at all costs. I would go so far as to park in a suburb and take a cab/Uber/Lyft to the Westin. If you fly to Boston you can take the Silver bus line to the Westin for free, although... More
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Response from K9Lover13 | Reviewed this property |
We took an Uber everywhere because the parking was $40.00 a night if you’re staying there or I think $65.00 if you’re not staying there. We just didn’t want to deal with it. They also have Valet parking but I don’t know how... More
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July 18, 2018|
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Response from luvrns | Reviewed this property |
Had no problem taking food to go from the restaurants, and it is way cheaper
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"City tour tram stops at the hotel"
andywright2017
1 week ago
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"city view rooms"
heatherrX507UR
Dec 11, 2018
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"Rooms overlooking back of hotel are very noisy."
512stewartg
Nov 18, 2018
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"Rooms in the high floors have better views of the City."
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Nov 13, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
$144 - $559 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
United StatesMassachusettsBostonSeaport District / South Boston Waterfront
NUMBER OF ROOMS
793
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