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Loews Boston Hotel
Ranked #18 of 83 Hotels in Boston
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“Worth a return visit”
Reviewed 6 July 2013

When my wife and I travel we look for accommodations that are clean and provide comfortable beds. Not too much to ask. The Loews in Boston gets top marks in both these areas. Great location and a simply wonderful staff They really go out of their way to make your stay a very pleasant experience. .

The hotel is located in the old Boston Police Headquarters and was completely rebuilt as a hotel in 2005. Beautifully done. Loews purchased it recently and I understand from the staff has plans to redo the tavern and dining room although that doesn't seem necessary.

Bill and Joan Casey

  • Stayed July 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 5 July 2013

We stayed at this Hotel for 6 nights and loved it!

Nelson and all the other front of house staff are extremely helpful and couldn't do enough to ensure that our stay was comfortable.

Our room was spacious, quiet and very clean.

Would definitely stay here again!

  • Stayed July 2013, travelled as a couple
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Trumbull, Connecticut
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Reviewed 2 July 2013

We stayed at Loews for one night but I would go back again in a heartbeat. The hotel staff was fabulous, very professional and very friendly. I loved our room, the bed and pillows were very comfortable. The hotel is in an ideal location, close to Copley Square, the Boston Public Library and Newbury Street. Loved it!!

  • Stayed June 2013, travelled with family
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Silver Spring, Maryland
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Reviewed 2 July 2013

We stayed June 22 - 26th and would return again.

ROOM: Got a large room with 2 queens (room 348). Room and large bathroom were very clean. Loved having the little fridge and the coffee maker in the room. Could hear the bathroom on the floor above but it really didn’t bother me. Only complaint is very minor - there is rust on the bathroom floor's shower-door stop.... It would not take much to fix.

LOCATION: Outstanding - near the T and Boston Common. Could walk to everything!

STAFF: Outstanding customer service - esp thankful for the help from ShaRae (front desk) and Heather and Nikki (concierge desk).

FOOD: Loved the complimentary Starbucks in the lobby. Did not eat in the hotel – ate 2 breakfast meals at Panera and at a local Greek diner called Billys.

Room Tip: Room 348 was great with 2 queens and a large bathroom.
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  • Stayed June 2013, travelled with family
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Reviewed 2 July 2013 via mobile

If you are attending a convention at BCEC, then this hotel is not a good choice. Good luck trying to get a taxi during morning rush hour. The subway is not convenient and there's no bus connection nearby. I have never paid more for a downtown hotel room anywhere else in the world: including London, Paris, Tokyo, Hong Kong, and San Francisco. No free breakfast. The morning newspaper I requested at check-in never got delivered until I reminded them on the third day of my 4 night stay. It was absent my fourth day as well. I should have stayed at the Westin or Omni Parker House in Seaport District during the conference.

  • Stayed June 2013
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Saint-Lambert, Quebec, Canada
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Reviewed 30 June 2013 via mobile

We love to make a stop either before of after a week vacation in Cape Cod and decided to try the Loews since it was the lowest priced in the dowtown area with a special price for the long weekend (Canada Day). Comparer to the Boston Park Plaza that we usually go because of it's location, it wins on most topics. Doesn't have the same charm or history to it, but the Rome are bigger, bathroom more functionnal. The service is friendly and helpfull. Had food delivered to the room once and it was fresh and pretty good (soup, salad and burratta). The only downside for us would be the 46$/night valet parking (they think they're in NYC!!) but not having to take the car untill we left, we've found public parking at 32$/night (valet) down the block and maybe some self-parking in the area charge even less.

  • Stayed June 2013
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 27 June 2013

This hotel experience was outstanding.We stayed there for four days with a large contingent and VIP that involved security and coordination with the hotel staff.
The Head of security was very cooperative the Hotel sales representative was oustanding,very professional and very courteous.
I was very impressed,alsso the location is adjacent to prime shopping and dining areas.

  • Stayed June 2013, travelled on business
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Property: Loews Boston Hotel
Address: 154 Berkeley Street, Boston, MA 02116-5107 (Formerly Loews Boston Back Bay Hotel)
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Region: United States > Massachusetts > Boston > Back Bay
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#12 Luxury Hotel in Boston
#13 Green Hotel in Boston
#14 Family Hotel in Boston
#17 Romantic Hotel in Boston
#17 Business Hotel in Boston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££££
Hotel Class:4 star — Loews Boston Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 225
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
It's not often that a hotel embodies all that a city stands for, but the Loews Boston is just that place. Housed in the stately limestone building that was once home to the Boston Police Headquarters, our recently renovated boutique property is-like the city of Boston itself-a unique and unforgettable blend of historic charm, urbane sophistication and authentic New England hospitality. Our exclusive Back Bay location, which is ideally situated between three of Boston's hottest neighborhoods-the South End, the Theater District and the Back Bay-puts you in the heart of all that Boston has to offer, with everything you want to see or experience, including the shopping on Newbury Street, just moments away. If you are in town for an event at one of Boston's many colleges and universities, we offer effortless access to the campuses of Boston University, Boston College, Harvard, Northeastern, Emerson and Tufts Medical School, to name just a few. Our 225 spacious guestrooms, two luxury suites and an expansive Presidential Suite have been freshly renovated and bring you the ultimate in modern convenience and comfort. And our recently updated 1,024-square-foot Harrison Room-with its vaulted, 20-foot cathedral ceilings and crystal chandelier-is an unparalleled event space and the perfect location for your next intimate gathering. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Back Bay Hotel
Hotel Back Bay
Jurys Hotel Boston
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