Boston Hotel Buckminster

645 Beacon Street, Boston, United States, 02215  show map
 3 stars
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Boston Hotel Buckminster

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

USD 35 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Sauna

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Overview

The 3-star Boston Hotel Buckminster places guests abound 1.8 km from Lyric Stage Company of Boston, Coolidge Corner Theater and John Hancock Tower. The classic building was renovated in 2005 and now combines Victorian architecture with modern technology.

The hotel is in the convenient location just near Blandford St - Outbound subway station. It is about 4 km away from the center of Boston.

Nearby points of interest include a college and a museum.

5 minutes' walk to Beacon Street train station. The hotel is located 10 minutes walk from Logan International airport.

Rooms

The property comprises 132 elegant rooms equipped with heating, a minibar, a mini-refrigerator, a writing table and a storage space. Some rooms have the park view. The rooms offer modern decor.

Eat & Drink

The dining options include a complimentary continental breakfast served daily. The restaurant entices with dishes of Japanese cuisine. The venue is set next to a train station and just 50 meters from Island Creek Oyster Bar and UNO Chicago Grill with a broad selection of dishes.

Services

The property offers a designated place for smoking, a baggage storage and a car park along with computers, a meeting room and a business centre.

Relax

On-site fitness amenities include a gym and a fitness center.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible on site at USD 35 per day.

Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   132.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Early check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski storage
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Vending machines
  • Exterior corridors
  • Carte blanche
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Skiing

Services

  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Television in lobby
  • Sauna

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries
  • Toilet

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 20 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 17 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

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Hotel Address:

645 Beacon Street, Boston, United States, 02215

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City Center
  • Boston
    1.9 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Beacon Street Station
    700 ft
  • Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    3700 ft
Underground stations
  • Kenmore Station
    1000 ft
  • Blandford St - Outbound
    1000 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Island Creek Oyster Bar (cuisine: American)
    700 ft
  • Eastern Standard at the Hotel Commonwealth (cuisine: American)
    500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    132

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    Size: 360 sq. feet
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      Size: 360 sq. feet
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        Size: 400 sq. feet
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          Size: 700 sq. feet
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              Size: 260 sq. feet
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                    How to reach hotel

                    hotel Boston Hotel Buckminster Boston location
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                    Hotel Address:

                    645 Beacon Street, Boston, United States, 02215

                    Get directions
                    City Center
                    • Boston
                      1.9 mi
                    Airports
                    Train Stations
                    • Beacon Street Station
                      700 ft
                    • Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
                      3700 ft
                    Underground stations
                    • Kenmore Station
                      1000 ft
                    • Blandford St - Outbound
                      1000 ft
                    • Bus stop
                      400 ft
                    Restaurants
                    • Island Creek Oyster Bar (cuisine: American)
                      700 ft
                    • Eastern Standard at the Hotel Commonwealth (cuisine: American)
                      500 ft
                    Hotel information
                    • Check-in:
                      from  3 pm
                    • Check-out:
                      until  12 pm
                    • Number of floors:
                      6
                    • Number of rooms:
                      132

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                    What's nearby

                    Train stations

                    Sport related

                    Shopping areas

                    Amusement

                    • Ryan Family Amusement Ctr - 400 ft

                    Monuments and Landmarks

                    • Beacon Street - 2300 ft

                    Historical sites

                    • Mary Baker Eddy Library - 3000 ft

                    Museums

                    • Photographic Resource Ctr - 700 ft
                    • Pro Arts Consortium - 1000 ft
                    • New England Theatre Conference - 2700 ft
                    • Institute of Contemporary Art - 2700 ft
                    • Museum of African American History - 2700 ft

                    Parks

                    Universities, Institutes

                    Food and meals

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                    Public parking

                    College Campuses

                    Local attractions

                    • Boston Public Library - 5000 ft
                      700 Boylston St., Boston
                    • Old South Church - 1.0 mi
                      645 Boylston St, Boston
                    • Trinity Church - 1.1 mi
                      545 Boylston St, Boston
                    • South End - 5200 ft
                      Tremont Street, Boston
                    • Copley Place - 1.0 mi
                      100 Huntington Ave, Boston

                    Near the hotel

                    • Kenmore Square - 300 ft
                      Boston, MA
                    • Museum of Fine Arts - 3500 ft
                      465 Huntington Ave, Boston
                    • Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum - 3700 ft
                      280 The Fenway, Boston
                    • Mapparium - 3800 ft
                      The Mary Baker Eddy Library, Boston
                    • Charles River - 900 ft
                      Cambridge, MA
                    • Back Bay - 2800 ft
                      Boston, MA
                    • Stata Center - 3600 ft
                      Vasar St, MIT, Cambridge

                    Restaurants nearby

                    • Island Creek Oyster Bar - 700 ft

                      Address: 500 Commonwealth Ave
                      Phone: 617-532-5300

                      73% likes this, based on 807 reviews
                      Cuisine: American
                      Price Range: USD 33 - USD 52

                    • UNO Chicago Grill - 200 ft

                      Address: 645 Beacon St
                      Phone: 617-262-4911

                      65% likes this, based on 61 reviews
                      Cuisine: Italian
                      Price Range: USD 1 - USD 21

                    • Cask'n Flagon - 400 ft

                      Address: 62 Brookline Avenue
                      Phone: 617 536-4840

                      57% likes this, based on 104 reviews
                      Cuisine: American
                      Price Range: USD 8 - USD 31

                    • Eastern Standard at the Hotel Commonwealth - 500 ft

                      Address: 528 Commonwealth Avenue
                      Phone: 617-532-9100

                      80% likes this, based on 534 reviews
                      Cuisine: American
                      Price Range: USD 31 - USD 50

                    • Fenmore American Bistro - 200 ft

                      Address: 645 Beacon St
                      Phone: 6173911800

                      62% likes this, based on 36 reviews
                      Cuisine: American
                      Price Range: USD 10 - USD 24

                    Hotel information
                    • Check-in:
                      from  3 pm
                    • Check-out:
                      until  12 pm
                    • Number of floors:
                      6
                    • Number of rooms:
                      132
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                    Boston Hotel Buckminster Reviews

                    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Boston Hotel Buckminster

                    Average guest rating

                    7.6out of 10
                    Fabulous
                    Based on 698 reviews

                    Guest reviews

                    • Family with children
                      8.8

                      It's charm and location.

                      Missed having a coffee pot in the room or coffee available after breakfast.

                    • Group of friends
                      8.8

                      The price.

                      There is too much nosie outside. I could not sleep all night. Also, no free parking position for me to park my car.

                    • Older travelers
                      10.0

                      Great price, good size room, clean & comfortable.

                    • Couple
                      5.0

                      It was relatively clean and well maintained. It was in a good, safe area and there were plenty of food stores and eateries close by. Fenway Park is around the corner.

                      The front counter staff need to go back and be re-trained on customer satisfaction and friendliness. Arrived for a early evening check in, we enquired about whether the hotel did any food services at this time, told that there are shops outside. No one EVER said good morning or good evening when we entered or exited the hotel. The front counter staff, especially the 5pm-12pm shift go out of there way to ignore you and are more concerned about talking to each other about what they will be doing on the weekend rather than attend to any guests that are standing in front of the desk. First night at the hotel after travelling for 24 hrs, there was a persistent loud noise coming from the air-conditioning shaft adjacent to our room, finally went down to reception desk at 5am to try and re-locate to a new room..not possible till next day...then got a new room this time facing the 4 lane highway just outside our window...Forget it, no idea on how to run a hotel. Just based on these facts alone...we will not return to this hotel.

                    • Group of friends
                      10.0

                      It served all my needs----great location----friendly staff----superb A.M. breakfast----will book again next trip to Boston !

                    • Couple
                      6.6

                      The room was really small and old but has everything inside. Cleanliness ok. Friendly staff. Breakfast was great with waffles, toast and fruits. Location is great. Can walk to mit or backbay within 30 min. Or the subway is just half block away.

                      Too small room, the tv is old fashioned.

                    • Group of friends
                      8.2

                      Location to Fenway Park, amazing! Room was very clean; building has a restaurant/bar that was very convenient both before and after the game. The view from my friends room was awesome of Fenway Park 5th floor.

                      Premium King room we had cost more, my friends had 2 twins, a phenomenal view of Fenway from 3 large windows and a larger bathroom. Would definately stay in the room they had over ours for the view and cheaper price.

                    • Family with children
                      10.0

                      Spacious old room - I enjoyed it a lot! I am not a fancy hotel gal and I liked this quirky old building! Staff was friendly, warm and very responsive. Location was great for our needs. Bed was soooo comfortable!

                      Very small tv screen; no hot water in evenings (took about 20 minutes to get - this was not good and certainly not "green"!); difficulty getting high speed internet (had to call company)

                    • Family with children
                      8.8

                      Very appropriately located. In the center of Kenmore Square, with a few steps to public transportation.

                    • Single
                      10.0

                      Staff is A+ upbeat & so helpful! The lobby is gorgeous & very comfy. Comfy bed & quiet- slept like a baby. Easy walk to anywhere.

                      My room had a view of just an "alleyway" but that did mean total quiet and great privacy!

                    • Older travelers
                      9.2

                      *The staff. They were very friendly and cheerfully helpful. *The location. It is across the street from Fenway Park which was perfect for us. *The room was very clean and our bed was comfortable. *A very good continental breakfast selection. * It is near a T station (Kenmore Square) which makes travel to other parts of the city easy. * Moderately priced in relation to many hotels.

                      * The parking is inconvenient and not clearly marked though it is next door to the hotel. We missed the turn on our way in and when we did find our way back for a second try we entered the wrong way and had to back out and enter down a narrow ramp. A very small section is reserved for hotel guests and it is not clearly marked. The spaces are tight and no fun to navigate though the attendant was patient and helpful.

                    • Older travelers
                      6.2

                      We liked the position, a little way from the centre of things but within walking distance. The hotel was quiet, the breakfast ok but not brilliant.

                      There was no coffee or tea making facilities and not even a machine to get a hot drink from. If you are checking in don't expect any help. Two young guys were on the reception and only offered help when we had got our baggage up two small flights of steps and to the lift door!! Joshua asked us if we needed help with directions as we were checking out. Natalia on reception was lovely, she made up for the attitude of some of the male staff.

                    • Family with children
                      10.0

                      My 17 year old son and I loved staying at the Hotel Buckminster in Boston. The people were great and the rooms were wonderful! We had asked for a room with two Queen size beds. We got two rooms with their own bathroom. The view was amazing. The t was a block away as were really nice restaurants. It is just below the Citgo sign! The location couldn't have been better. The breakfast was included. It was very busy, but the employees kept refilling all of the items.

                      I wish I didn't have to pay $28.00 to park my car for each day of our stay!

                    • Older travelers
                      10.0

                      Hotel Buckminster was as good as their prior reviews. We were extremely satisfied and enjoyed it very much; will def stay again when we are in the Boston area. Go Sox!

                    • Couple
                      10.0

                      This hotel was great! We were so close to Fenway which was the main reason we chose this hotel. The staff was super friendly and the room was very nice! We will definitely be staying at the Buckminster in the future.

                      We loved everything!

                    How to reach hotel

                    hotel Boston Hotel Buckminster Boston location
                    Show big map »

                    Hotel Address:

                    645 Beacon Street, Boston, United States, 02215

                    Get directions
                    City Center
                    • Boston
                      1.9 mi
                    Airports
                    Train Stations
                    • Beacon Street Station
                      700 ft
                    • Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
                      3700 ft
                    Underground stations
                    • Kenmore Station
                      1000 ft
                    • Blandford St - Outbound
                      1000 ft
                    • Bus stop
                      400 ft
                    Restaurants
                    • Island Creek Oyster Bar (cuisine: American)
                      700 ft
                    • Eastern Standard at the Hotel Commonwealth (cuisine: American)
                      500 ft
                    Hotel information
                    • Check-in:
                      from  3 pm
                    • Check-out:
                      until  12 pm
                    • Number of floors:
                      6
                    • Number of rooms:
                      132