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Milford, NH
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90 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A truly fine hotel in an outstanding location on the water in Boston. The arrival process is quick and efficient. The restaurants and bar are very well run with excellent service. Pay the premium for the harbor view. In the summer, the sailboats, water taxis, airport and commercial traffic are great to watch from your room. A short walk to... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It is rare when you enjoy a property so much that you frequent a destination more often, just because you enjoy staying in a Hotel... The Boston Harbor Hotel is just that type of property. Having enjoyed it several trips in the past, I suggested the property to a group of Business Travelers that I meet with several times a... More 

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Houston, Texas
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a luxury hotel with a great location on the Boston Harbor. The hotel is nicely updated and all the amenities are nice. The workout facility is well equipped. Love the weekend movie night. We were upgraded to a suite and had a nice corner room with a view of the city. This hotel is first class. Will stay... More 

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Rochester, New York
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28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We recently took a family trip to Boston and chose to stay at the BHH. Service began at the curb, with valet parking and help with luggage. After a long drive and fighting through afternoon downtown traffic, this was a pleasant reception. Check in was pleasant and smooth. The room had a nice city view (our young daughter liked seeing... More 

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TheBostonHarborHotel, General Manager at Boston Harbor Hotel, responded to this review

While we are happy that your experience was mostly positive and that enjoyed your time here with us, we do wish that we had exceeded your expectations at every turn. Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. It would be an absolute pleasure to welcome you back the next time you vacation to Boston. More 

Cohasset, Massachusetts
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33 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is our favorite luxury hotel in Boston. Not only does it have a wonderful location on the harbor, it has a consistently high level of excellence when it comes to guest hospitality and services. From the Wharf dining to the reservations process, valet, front desk, concierge and housekeeping this is a hotel from which you can expect outstanding care.... More 

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TheBostonHarborHotel, General Manager at Boston Harbor Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing the Boston Harbor Hotel at Rowes Wharf, we loved having you here. Learning that you received outstanding care with us is a wonderful compliment to our services, and we appreciate you taking the time to let us know. We will be sure to share your praises with our entire team. We look forward to welcoming you... More 

Conway, Arkansas
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Pricey but well worth it! Beautiful Boston Harbor location, extremely accommodating staff, and perfect location from which to enjoy Boston. Great restaurants and a hopping bar. Easy walking distance from the North End with its history, shopping, and restaurants.

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TheBostonHarborHotel, General Manager at Boston Harbor Hotel, responded to this review

It warms our heart to know you had an exceptional time with us at Boston Harbor Hotel at Rowes Wharf. Thank you for your kind comments, we look forward to welcoming you back! More 

Siesta Key, Florida
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99 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We checked in about 2 hours after scheduled. The desk person said Oh! Mr... We have upgraded you from your reserved room. I said thank you and this must be pretty super as we had booked a suite. Chagrin! The upgrade was to the suite we booked and deposited it on. Oh well! He directed us to the elevator; we... More 

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TheBostonHarborHotel, General Manager at Boston Harbor Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your feedback. We'd like to extend our apologies for any inconvenience due to your guest room not ready for your arrival. Please know that this is not something that typically happens and we will certainly address your comments with our team. We trust that we can provide a better experience for you and hope you will... More 

Cockeysville, Maryland
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33 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Boston Harbor Hotel, after being in business for over 20 years, has never moved the room thermostat which is directly about 5 inches below the cold air outlet vent. As a result, the thermostat keeps shutting the A/C off before the room is cooled to the proper degree. It is very easy to move a thermostat. The thermostat cools... More 

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TheBostonHarborHotel, General Manager at Boston Harbor Hotel, responded to this review

Guest satisfaction is always our number one goal, and we never want our guests to feel discomfort in any way. We deeply regret if the temperature in your guest room did not meet your standards. We always encourage our guests to reach out to us while on-site so that we may assist in any way to improve their experience. Your... More 

Jackson MS
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked an exceptional rate for this hotel, so from that perspective, it was a great bang for our buck. The harbor location cannot be beat. All employees were very nice, especially Maria at the Alley Bar who took pity on our tired, hot faces and poured us a drink, although bar technically wasn't open for another 20 min. Only... More 

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TheBostonHarborHotel, General Manager at Boston Harbor Hotel, responded to this review

We are delighted to learn that our staff made such a lasting impression. We will certainly share your kind comments with Maria and the rest of our dedicated team. It was wonderful to hear you enjoyed your visit with us; however, we regret to learn there were a few areas of your stay that were less favorable. Thank you for... More 

long island new york
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42 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a suite on the 8th floor- spotless and beautifully appointed- gorgeous views of harbor .The housekeeping staff is amazing- rooms are made up perfectly and turn down service is wonderful! The hotel has a great location and one can access all the sights in the city with ease. Entire staff was friendly and efficient. Highly recommend Meritage for brunch... More 

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TheBostonHarborHotel, General Manager at Boston Harbor Hotel, responded to this review

It's always rewarding when a guest mentions how attentive and friendly our staff members are, and we sincerely appreciate that you've shared your experience. We can't wait to share your warm remarks with everyone. Thank you, and we would love to welcome you back to the Boston Harbor Hotel at Rowes Wharf for another memorable getaway! More 

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Staying in Downtown

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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 your camera ready to capture its peaceful beauty in the middle of a bustling city. Continue on through the Gardens and take in some open green space at the Boston Common, where you can spend time throwing a frisbee, sitting on a park bench, or, in the winter time, skating on the frog pond. Head north from the end of the Common to see the golden dome of the State House, and travel through government center to Quincy Market and Faneuil Hall, both a historic and popular destination worth a quick visit for a first time to Boston. Head to Long Wharf to visit the Aquarium, or catch a boat to Charlestown or even Cape Cod.
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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A 230 room luxury five star hotel located on the waterfront at Rowes Wharf. Adjacent to the Financial District and walking distance to many different shopping areas including Fanueil Hall, Quincy Market, Downtown Crossing and the Historic North End. Close to many attractions including the New England Aquarium, Children's Museum, Trolley Tours, Whale Watches, Paul Revere House and Freedom Trail. The Spa at Rowes Wharf features a 60 foot indoor lap pool, sauna, steam room, and Jacuzzi. The workout room includes free-weights, elliptical machines, stairmasters, treadmills, bicycles and crosstrainers. All workout attire is provided including shirts, shorts, socks, towels, bathrobes, and slippers. Beneath the unmistakable arches of the Boston Harbor Hotel at Rowes Wharf, overlooking the majestic waterfront, three first-class restaurants combine to provide the perfect blend of delicate fare, scenery, and ambiance. The Rowes Wharf Sea Grille opened in May 2009 and features the freshest possible seafood artfully presented. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Boston Harbor Hotel

Address: 70 Rowes Wharf, Boston, MA 02110-3354
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Boston > Downtown
Price Range: $394 - $826 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Boston Harbor Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 230
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#1 Family Hotel in Boston
#2 Spa Hotel in Boston
#2 Luxury Hotel in Boston
#2 Romantic Hotel in Boston
#6 Business Hotel in Boston
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