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Royal Sonesta Boston

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  • Excellent57%
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  • Terrible3%
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Reviewed 7 June 2015

Would not recommend this hotel. The walls are very thin, and the sound amplifies to hear every door opening and closing. The outdoor bar is situated just under the windows of the unfortunate rooms who are unable to get away from the sound of drunken...More

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Response from RoyalSonesta, General Manager at Royal Sonesta BostonResponded 8 June 2015

Thank you for providing us with feedback regarding your recent visit. We sincerely apologize for any disturbances and subsequent episodes of discomfort. We appreciate you bringing this matter to our attention and we will be following up with the appropriate departments. Should you wish to...More

Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

1.best concierges, especially Samira and Pavao. They made it an easy stay for us and made sure we had the best of everything 2.too expensive (rooms and food services) 3. Great gym and pool 4. Loved the mini snack and wine at 5pm (amazing cookies)...More

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Response from RoyalSonesta, General Manager at Royal Sonesta BostonResponded 8 June 2015

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We appreciate your recognition of Samira & Pavao for a job well done! Glad to hear that you had an opportunity to join us for our Travel Pass reception.

Reviewed 6 June 2015

Hotels in Boston/Cambridge do not come cheap, however I had a 'deal' through MIT for a short stay in connection with a seminar. However, this was not a cheap or budget experience so my expectations were high - and they were met. Check-in was efficient...More

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Response from RoyalSonesta, General Manager at Royal Sonesta BostonResponded 8 June 2015

Glad to hear that we were able to deliver on our promise to provide service with a passion and exceed guest expectations! Thank you for the glowing review and hopefully we will be your preferred hotel next time you visit Cambridge/Boston.

Reviewed 6 June 2015

This hotel was beautiful. Our room overlooked the Charles River, and was a close walk to nearby shops and the mall. The bedroom and bathroom were very clean and comfortable. The staff were friendly and willing to answer all my questions about the area. It...More

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Response from RoyalSonesta, General Manager at Royal Sonesta BostonResponded 8 June 2015

We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed the hotel, our location & amenities. Thank you for the wonderful feedback and please visit again soon!

Reviewed 3 June 2015

brilliant hotel, right opposite the cambridgeside galleria mall. well furnished rooms, attentive and co-operative staff, good restaurant! Just quite far from the subway station, (about 15 mins walk) else is a fantastic hotel! would definitely stay here the next time!

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Response from RoyalSonesta, General Manager at Royal Sonesta BostonResponded 4 June 2015

Thank you for your feedback. We appreciate your loyalty and can't wait to welcome you back again soon!

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Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$228 - US$643 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Business Hotel in Cambridge
#3 Luxury Hotel in Cambridge
#5 Green Hotel in Cambridge
#5 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$228 - US$643 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Business Hotel in Cambridge
#3 Luxury Hotel in Cambridge
#5 Green Hotel in Cambridge
#5 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Edward H
23 January 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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Jquinn3283
1 October 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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jakeplayer
21 July 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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