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Ames Boston Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Glad we chose Ames Boston Hotel. It is very well located and that makes it easy to go out on the evening and take a walk. Excellent room! It was spacious as well as very nicely decorated. The view to the city and river was amazing!! My youngest daughter woke up to that view and now says Boston is one...

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Reviewed 9 January 2017

Stayed here in June 2016 for 2 nights with my 11 year old daughter. Perfect location. We took the subway and had zero need for a car the entire trip. The location is everything, but the customer service was fantastic. They helped us with directions, got us on our way with complimentary bicycles and allowed us to check in very...

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GuestExperience_2016, General Manager at Ames Boston Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting us Julie D. We were honored to host you and your daughter while visiting Boston. It was great to hear that our renovations didn't impact your stay, but we are so very excited to share that our lobby enhancement is complete, along with our meeting rooms. We do hope both of you can come back soon...

Ponta Delgada, Portugal
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is the second time we have stayed at the Ames Hotel. It has a really good location, very comfortable rooms and very friendly and professional staff. In my opinion, the only point to review is the price of breakfast

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I could only get away for two nights. We chose Ames Boston Hotel because of its location. We had a wonderful stay! Ames is in the middle and near most of Boston attractions. Our room had a beautiful view of the "Old State House." The bed was super comfortable and felt luxurious. It's exactly what we needed...

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New York, United States
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Property has no restaurant and no room service and is essentially a limited service hotel marketing itself as a luxury hotel. Rooms have extremely tiny windows (three windows with approx. dimensions of 15"x30") located at shoulder height. Not worth the stay in the current condition.

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Closter, New Jersey
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great location next to the Quincy Market and all, but compare to other hilton properties? not so sure it is worth the miney. sub-par breakfast menu and venue. Overall, I would choose else where if I were to visit Boston again.

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Palo Alto, California
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Although the hotel is undergoing renovations, I lucked into a perfectly sized room with a fantastic bathroom, great amenities (personal loofahs!) and a bed you could sink into. It was comfortable and a great place to return to after two days of business meetings. Very helpful concierge and front desk staff (great recommendation for Mooo -- thank you!). I will...

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

I made the reservations based on a deal from Groupon. Having only seen a photo of a suite, I was skeptical on how the hotel or our room would look. To our surprise, it was impressive. Clean. Simple. Elegant. Fresh look. And the staff....made it all the more amazing. Hayprett greeted us and checked us in. David the concierge was...

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

I visited the Ames while traveling for business. I called the day before since I was coming in on a redeye from the west coast, and wanted to see if they could accommodate an early check in- not only was Kamel extremely gracious in accommodating my request, he made sure to put me in a quieter room so I could...

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Shirley, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago

The building is majestic on the outside and unproprtioally small on the inside. Once you enter the door, you are greeted with a very small anticlimactic lobby . The reservation desk is 1 person wide and the lobby is comparable. Our room followed the theme of "very small". The beds were low and very uncomfortable with pillows that quickly flattened...

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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 your camera ready to capture its peaceful beauty in the middle of a bustling city. Continue on through the Gardens and take in some open green space at the Boston Common, where you can spend time throwing a frisbee, sitting on a park bench, or, in the winter time, skating on the frog pond. Head north from the end of the Common to see the golden dome of the State House, and travel through government center to Quincy Market and Faneuil Hall, both a historic and popular destination worth a quick visit for a first time to Boston. Head to Long Wharf to visit the Aquarium, or catch a boat to Charlestown or even Cape Cod.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ames, located in the beautiful and historic Ames building, inspires both modern style and old world sophistication. An experience rich with elegant interpretations, Ames is ideally located near historic Faneuil Hall and Beacon Hill. Boasting a vibrant restaurant and bar offering an atmosphere that is at once refined and playful, a state-of-the art fitness center and suites accented by dramatic, Romanesque arched windows and original fireplaces. Our hotel is now part of the Curio Collection by Hilton and features Hilton HHonors benefits and rewards. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ames Boston Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton

Address: 1 Court Street, Boston, MA 02108
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Boston > Downtown
Price Range: £130 - £447 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ames Boston Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton 4*
Number of rooms: 115
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Also Known As:
Ames - a Morgans Original Hotel Boston
Hotel Style:
#32 Luxury Hotel in Boston
#39 Romantic Hotel in Boston
#40 Business Hotel in Boston
#48 Family Hotel in Boston
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“Read the reviews before booking. VERY small rooms!”
 of 5 bubbles 221loriw, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 305 was great. Quiet, spacious and looked out onto the main street.”
 of 5 bubbles CaroleD37, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“small hotel, Quincy market, financial distrct”
 of 5 bubbles daniellew334, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Book a room on an upper floor if you're bothered by vibrations from the subway trains”
 of 5 bubbles Steve-Hove, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“High Floor (but skip 15 due to quirky windows, 14 is most desirable), and an 01-02 or 03 series room to be furthest from the street.”
 of 5 bubbles BeantownFlyer, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
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