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Royal Sonesta Boston

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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Reviewed yesterday

This hotel was great! Travelled with a group of friends and was given a group rate that included parking. Spacious lobby where our group could hang out and relax together. Tasty breakfast at the Art Bar, delicious dinner and drinks at Dante, very comfortable beds,...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2018

We booked our room with the river view for 4th of July 2018 at the last minute so we got this small room for 2 with fantastic water view of Charles River and Boston iconic landmarks: John Hancock tower and Prudential Center just as the...More

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Response from RoyalSonestaBoston, General Manager at Royal Sonesta BostonResponded July 10, 2018

Dear PAUL RATHA Y, Thank you for your terrific five star review; we are so pleased we were able to accommodate you for your last minute stay over the Fourth of July holiday! Truly - there are few better places to watch the fireworks! It...More

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My family of four chose Royal Sonesta for our recent trip to Boston, and we couldn’t be happier. It was within walking distant of shopping, restaurants, and many attractions such as the science center. With quick Uber rides to the start and from the end...More

Thank William P
Reviewed yesterday

We come to the Sonesta every couple of years and are continually blown away by the friendliness, efficiency, & passion of the staff. I truly don't have enough words to say about the staff. The hotel is immaculate in its cleanliness and decor. The staff...More

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Response from RoyalSonestaBoston, General Manager at Royal Sonesta BostonResponded yesterday

Dear jacquimcclung, Thank you for your wonderful review! We are thrilled that you have been and continue to be so impressed with our friendly, professional, and knowledgable associates - we take tremendous pride in the fact that they frequently receive glowing compliments from our guests!...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Stayed there 3+2 days (because jet blue fading to black couldn't fly us out -- think pan am or twa(t)). GREAT staff. clean, large rooms, well apportioned. Restaurants are mediocre, but eh. A bit removed from Boston and Cambridge, but there is a mall next...More

Thank ebdreyer
Response from RoyalSonestaBoston, General Manager at Royal Sonesta BostonResponded yesterday

Dear ebdreyer, While it sounds like you had some frustrating travel delays, we are glad to hear that your stay at Royal Sonesta Boston was very pleasant; hopefully it made up for the unfortunate circumstances with your airline. Thank you for pointing out our “GREAT”...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Wheelchair access
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
$204 - $612 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Cambridge
#3 Business Hotel in Cambridge
#5 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
#5 Green Hotel in Cambridge
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$204 - $612 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Cambridge
#3 Business Hotel in Cambridge
#5 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
#5 Green Hotel in Cambridge
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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gkd86
June 12, 2018|
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Response from macleank2018 | Reviewed this property |
It was no more then a 20 min walk along the water.
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Edward H
January 22, 2018|
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Response from pascalegrenie | Reviewed this property |
very clean hotel. "Pet friendly" doesn't mean the pets actually sleep in the beds!!!! Anyway, no trace of any pets whatsoever when I was staying there; and I certainly will again!
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Jquinn3283
September 30, 2017|
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Response from Drakesy | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is but also lots of good choices locally
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"Ask for a river view!"
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"Ask for a room with a view if you can enjoy it. Check the cost of parking which may be expensive for those..."
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"Try to get a room with a city view, the view from the other side of the hotel isn't up to much."
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"Ask for room with view of Charles."
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