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XV Beacon

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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“gas fireplace”(69 reviews)
“car service”(83 reviews)
“boutique hotel”(112 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed April 3, 2013

Stayed this past weekend for two nights. Staff is professional and helpful, and location is great. We had larger room that was good size but bathroom was smallish but acceptable. Loved the fireplace, and the oranges and apples available throughout the building. Two small events...More

2  Thank Alan B
Reviewed April 3, 2013

Stayed here on business for one night in March 2013. I had stayed here once before, a long time ago, and didn't love it because I felt the room was very small for the money. This time I felt like I got a lot for...More

Thank dicooley
Reviewed April 1, 2013

We stayed at XV Beacon over a long weekend as a special treat for our 10th Anniversary. Upon checking in, we were given a complimentary upgrade to the Beacon Hill Studio and from start to finish the weekend was everything we'd hoped. The room itself...More

Thank Reservationfor2
Reviewed February 28, 2013

Booked a trip in September through Luxury Link and we weren't disappointed with our first trip to Boston. Located near Boston Common and close to the Freedom Trail and an easy walk to many historic sites. We had a spacious room overlooking Beacon Street, Service...More

1  Thank RS82547
Reviewed February 28, 2013

Living in the heart of down town Boston, affords me the opportunity to enjoy the city and take a five-minute cab ride home. That being said, it is a rare occasion that I would need to stay in a local hotel, with one exception, The...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Meeting Rooms
Business Center with Internet Access
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
$455 - $825 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Romantic Hotel in Boston
#11 Business Hotel in Boston
#12 Luxury Hotel in Boston
#16 Family Hotel in Boston
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$455 - $825 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Romantic Hotel in Boston
#11 Business Hotel in Boston
#12 Luxury Hotel in Boston
#16 Family Hotel in Boston
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Amenities (8)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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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
...More
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jcp04
March 7, 2018|
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Response from Dana Z | Reviewed this property |
Nope. But lobby has coffee. We ordered to the room and enjoyed tea and our fireplace before breakfast. But the “mini” bar is the best stocked ever. We enjoyed it.
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CarrieWanderer
November 15, 2017|
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Response from XVBGM | Property representative |
It is closed until Memorial Day weekend and opened through October weather permitting.
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dpbdmd
October 10, 2017|
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Response from XVBGM | Property representative |
We welcome children of all ages. We provide beautiful cribs and rollaway beds. Our Boston Common studios have 2 beds; a queen pull out sofa bed and a king bed. We also have a few Contemporary classic rooms with 2 full... More
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"No real great views. Go high floor. Lot of street noise (dumspter trucks at 4am)"
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"ask for a room facing the front"
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"If you ask, they will accomodate"
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"Higher floors reduce city street noise"
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