Overview

The Eliot Hotel
Best Designer Vibe

370 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, United States
+1 617 267 1607

Rp 4,160,000+

Overall guest ratings

9.0/10 Excellent
Based on 1,721 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.5
  • 9.3
  • 5.9
  • 5.5

Good to know

  • Comfortable beds
  • Great shopping
  • Friendly service

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    About

    Location.

    The Eliot Hotel is a brownstone mansion located on the historic Commonwealth Avenue. The hotel is 1 block from the shops and restaurants of Newbury Street, the Prudential Center and Copley Place. Fenway Park is within walking distance. A Green Line subway station is 2 blocks away.

    Hotel Features.

    Built in 1925, the hotel features a brick façade on tree-lined Commonwealth Avenue. Chef Ken Oringer, James Beard Award winner for Best Chef in the Northeast and winner of the Food Network's Iron Chef Competition, has made The Eliot a renowned culinary destination. Uni Sashimi Bar, named among the "Best Restaurants in America" by Zagat, is located in this elegant boutique setting. Valet parking, a doorman, and bellhops are provided. There is a safe-deposit box available at the front desk, as well as luggage storage. Bicycles rentals are nearby. For the little travelers, there is a babysitting or childcare (surcharge) service. The lobby features white marble walls accented with emerald trimmings and Persian rugs. Uni, the adjoining sashimi bar, serves Japanese cuisine featuring Kobe beef, tempura, and sushi. The hotel's concierge is available to assist guests with arrangements from dinner reservations to Red Sox tickets or tours of Boston's Freedom Trail. Past the mirrors, brass banisters and glass chandelier of the lobby, a pair of ornate brass elevators carries guests to their accommodations. This is a smoke-free property.

    Guestrooms.

    The hotel's 95 soundproofed guestrooms are decorated with dark-wood furnishings and French doors separate living and sleeping areas. Rooms include complimentary wireless Internet, iPod docking stations and satellite television. Stocked minibars are included in all rooms, and microwave ovens and refrigerators are available upon request. Guest baths feature Italian marble countertops and bathrobes and complimentary Damana toiletries are included. The hotel provides complimentary cookies in each guestroom upon arrival. All rooms are non-smoking.

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    Amenities

    • Parking
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Business centre
    • Internet
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Concierge service
    • Express check out
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Coffee shop
    • Babysitting/child care services (surcharge)
    • Storage available
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    Guest reviews

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    Overall rating

    9.0 Excellent
    Based on 1,721 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      8.2 "Easily accessible by car, said 82%."
      8.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 80%."
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.2 "82% said the reception staff was great."
      8.6 "86% thought the service was very professional."
      8.2 "Housekeeping was great, according to 82%."
    • 7.2 "Good vibe."
      9.5 "95% said it was a stylish hotel."
      8.8 "88% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 6.7 "Rooms are ok."
      6.0 "Only 60% said rooms were big enough."
      5.5 "Only 55% thought the furniture was functional."
      6.4 "64% said the view was so-so."
      5.6 "56% thought the kitchenette was ok."
    • 6.2 "Average comfort."
      6.0 "Only 60% said rooms were big enough."
    • 5.9 "Average amenities."
      5.7 "57% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.5 "Internet is average."
    • 5.2 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.2 "Bar is ok."
    • 4.0 "Value below average."
      2.0 "80% said the breakfast was too expensive."
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    Overall rating

    9.1 Excellent
    Based on 929 reviews
    • 9.6 "World class service."
      10.0 "100% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.9 "89% thought the service was very professional."
      8.3 "83% said the reception staff was great."
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 7.4 "Good vibe."
      9.6 "96% said it was a stylish hotel."
      8.7 "87% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 6.5 "Rooms are ok."
      5.4 "Only 54% said rooms were big enough."
      6.2 "62% said the view was so-so."
      5.3 "Only 53% thought the furniture was functional."
    • 5.9 "Average amenities."
      5.9 "59% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.5 "Average comfort."
      5.4 "Only 54% said rooms were big enough."
    • 5.3 "Internet is average."
    • 5.0 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.0 "Bar is ok."
    • 3.7 "Value below average."
      1.9 "81% said the breakfast was too expensive."
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    Overall rating

    9.0 Excellent
    Based on 602 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      8.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 80%."
    • 9.5 "World class service."
      10.0 "100% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.3 "83% said the reception staff was great."
      8.6 "86% thought the service was very professional."
    • 6.5 "Rooms are ok."
      5.8 "Only 58% said rooms were big enough."
      7.0 "70% said rooms were clean."
      5.6 "Only 56% thought the furniture was functional."
    • 5.9 "Average comfort."
      5.8 "Only 58% said rooms were big enough."
    • 5.5 "Average amenities."
      5.4 "54% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.0 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.0 "Value below average."
      1.9 "81% said the breakfast was too expensive."
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    Overall rating

    9.6 Excellent
    Based on 68 reviews
    • 9.5 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
    • 7.0 "Nice rooms."
      7.5 "75% said the beds were comfortable."
    • 6.4 "Food is average."
    • 6.2 "Average comfort."
      6.0 "Only 60% said rooms were big enough."

    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 120 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 9.1 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.3 "Good vibe."
      8.6 "86% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 6.6 "Rooms are ok."
      5.9 "Only 59% said rooms were big enough."
    • 5.8 "Average comfort."
      5.9 "Only 59% said rooms were big enough."
    • 5.6 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.3 "Value below average."
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    Hotel type
    Romantic Hotel
    Guests say the hotel is perfect for a romantic getaway.
    Boutique Hotel
    This is a wonderful boutique hotel, as guests say.
    Luxury Hotel
    Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.
    Good to know
    "Comfortable beds"
    "Great shopping"
    "Friendly service"
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