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Overview of Boston Hotel Buckminster

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Guest reviews

4.0 / 5Very Good
2,266 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Map

Highlights

Popular LocationFenway Park4 min walk
Popular LocationBoston University15 min walk
RestaurantQdoba1 min walk
RestaurantUno Chicago Grill1 min walk
AirportBoston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.)15 min drive

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  • Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed

    Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
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  • Studio Suite, 1 Queen Bed

    Studio Suite, 1 Queen Bed

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
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  • Suite, 1 Bedroom

    Suite, 1 Bedroom

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
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  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, City View

    Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, City View

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    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Family Room

    Family Room

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Standard Room

    Standard Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 1
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  • Suite, 2 Queen Beds

    Suite, 2 Queen Beds

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
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  • Superior Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed

    Superior Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed

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    • Sleeps 4
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  • Suite, 2 Bedrooms

    Suite, 2 Bedrooms

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
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About this area

Boston

Located in Boston, Boston Hotel Buckminster is in the city centre and near the airport. Copley Square and The Freedom Trail are notable landmarks, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Boston Harbor and Boston Marathon Finish Line. Check out an event or a game at Fenway Park, and consider making time for New England Aquarium, a top attraction not to be missed. Kayaking and sailing offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with ecotours nearby. Our guests appreciate the hotel's convenience for public transport: Kenmore Station is 3 minutes by foot and Blandford Street Station is 4 minutes.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Fenway Park - 4 min walk
  • Boston University - 15 min walk
  • Hynes Convention Center - 15 min walk
  • Boston Museum of Fine Arts - 18 min walk
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • Kenmore Station - 3 min walk
  • Boston Yawkey Station - 6 min walk
  • Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.) - 15 min drive

Restaurants

  • Fenmore Grill — 1 min walk
  • Qdoba - 1 min walk
  • Uno Chicago Grill - 1 min walk
  • Dunkin' Donuts - 2 min walk
  • Eastern Standard - 2 min walk

About this property

Boston Hotel Buckminster

Victorian Boston hotel in Fenway–Kenmore, walk to Fenway Park
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a 24-hour fitness centre and a 24-hour business centre. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include self parking, conference space and concierge services. All 132 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and Select Comfort beds. Guests can appreciate conveniences such as fridges and microwaves, and other amenities include premium bedding and cable TV.
Boston Hotel Buckminster offers 132 forms of accommodation with a safe and a hairdryer. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Select Comfort beds feature premium bedding. Televisions come with premium cable channels. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and microwaves. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit and complimentary toiletries.
This Boston hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Self parking: USD 40 per night
Parking height restrictions apply

Food and drink

Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–11 AM: USD 10-15 per person
1 restaurant

Things to do

24-hour fitness centre

Family friendly

Laundry facilities
Microwave
Fridge

Conveniences

ATM/banking services
Lift

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Porter
Ski storage
Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

Chinese
English
Norwegian
Spanish
Swedish

Business services

24-hour business centre
2 meeting rooms
Computer station
Conference space (2497 square feet)

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
Assistive listening devices available
Braille signage
In-room accessibility
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

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Smoke-free property
TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

Climate control (air conditioning)
Blackout drapes/curtains
Premium bedding
Select comfort bed

Bathroom

Free toiletries
Hairdryer
Shower/bathtub combination

Entertainment

TV channels
Premium channels

Food and drink

Microwave
Fridge

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Desk
Individually decorated
Individually furnished
Iron/ironing board
Phone
Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 3 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20.0 per day.

Payment types accepted at this property

American Express
Diners Club
Discover
JCB International
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 100.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 10 and USD 15 per person (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: USD 40 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • Tax ID - C0015170350.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guest rooms. Parking height restrictions apply.

Property is also known as

  • Boston Hotel Buckminster
  • Hotel Buckminster
  • Boston Buckminster
  • Buckminster

Guest reviews

4.0

Very Good

5 - Excellent
726
4 - Good
1,001
3 - Okay
359
2 - Mediocre
127
1 - Poor
53
4.2
Cleanliness
4.3
Service and Staff
3.9
Amenities
3.8
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

good location for getting around boston,pleasant helpful staff

Stayed 4 nights in Mar. 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities

The Buckminster is a pretty old property and not particularly fancy, but it was very clean and quiet. For the price, I was surprised. For a basic, affordable hotel in Boston, I'd recommend it.

Stayed 3 nights in Mar. 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

This hotel is close to all our favorite spots in Boston.

Stayed 1 night in Feb. 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Clean facility, good customer service. Will fit needs of family.

Stayed 1 night in Feb. 2020

3/5

  • Liked: Cleanliness
  • Disliked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

No heat my first night, I was freezing and when I reported to staff the reply was the hotel was old. The second night the staff accommodated the issue

Stayed 2 nights in Feb. 2020