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  • Excellent57%
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My room was smallish, but comfortable, and the pool was especially nice. I booked with a promotion that included a $10 daily credit for breakfast. The day after my stay, a mysterious extra charge from the Sonesta went through on my credit card - when...More

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Reviewed January 1, 2018

From the moment we drove up on this 5 degree day, we experience super friendly accommodations. We valet parked with zero waiting or hassle. Gigi checked us in; it was around 12:30, and we assumed we would have to wait, but, no, our beautiful room...More

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

Hello, Maureen V, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a detailed and heartfelt review. I am thrilled to hear that you had such a great experience with out hotel and our in-room dining. Our hotel is one of the few properties that...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stayed the night for a fun trip to Boston. Such a great location! Close to all the attractions we wanted to enjoy. From the moment we entered the lobby till we left, everyone was welcoming and helpful. We brought our children, who loved the suite...More

Thank Melanie W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This hotel has a great location. We walked to the Celtics game and Museum of Science for an Omni Theater production. Parking on site is super easy which was a plus. The mall is next door if you want to grab a bite to eat...More

Thank adjoiningroomsplease
Response from RoyalSonestaBoston, General Manager at Royal Sonesta BostonResponded 3 days ago

Dear adjoiningroomsplease, Thank you for your five-star review; we are so glad you enjoyed so many aspects of your recent stay at Royal Sonesta Boston! It sounds like you took full advantage of some of the great attractions so close by - from TD Garden...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Shout out to Ellen, the concierge, who was amazing!! Helped us with so much. The room we had was very drafty with an inaccurate thermostat... said it was 78F in the room when we could still feel cold breeze from the window. The cost was...More

Thank Michellereneelove
Response from RoyalSonestaBoston, General Manager at Royal Sonesta BostonResponded 5 days ago

Dear Michellereneelove, Thank you for taking the time to write a review after your recent stay. We always strive to provide our guests with an exceptional experience - and believe that starts with gracious and professional service. We will certainly pass along your kind comments...More

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January 22, 2018|
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Response from Dina B | Reviewed this property |
I was not aware it welcomed pets to be honest, but in terms of cleanliness, it was just ok. I didn’t enjoy my stay as much as I thought I would, but I can see where your concerns come from. In the future, I would not stay... More
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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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July 20, 2017|
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Response from grbirchfield | Reviewed this property |
I did not travel with kids. I saw no signage for a day care. However, when my kids were young various hotels we stayed in were able to supply sitters at cost. I suggest you call RSB to learn how they can help you.
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"Park in the back of the hotel if arriving on a saturday or sunday - free parking"
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"Room with a view"
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"Free parking directly behind the hotel, no restrictions on weekends or holidays."
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"River-view!"
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