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Hotel Commonwealth - Boston

500 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02215  show map
 4 stars
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Hotel Commonwealth - Boston

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

USD 53 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness centre

Editorial review:

Hotel Commonwealth situated near Boston University, with spacious and comfortable rooms on offer, with modern amenities such as flat panel TVs and L'Occitane toiletries. Also featured are on- site dining including the Great Bay Seafood restaurant, an exceptionally helpful staff, views of Fenway Park from some rooms (which is located within walking distance).

Verified Reviews:

  • Charming rooms - Helpful staff - Transportation at hotel's doorstep
  • Room was very nice - Perfect spot - Good value
  • View of fenway park - Bed was super-comfortable - Staff was great
  • Location is perfect - Room was gorgeous - Bed was great
  • Everything was top notch - Hotel is gorgeous - Rooms are so comfortable

Overview

Hotel Commonwealth is placed in an entertainment area of Boston, 1300 meters from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and 1200 meters from Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. Opened in 2003, the grand hotel attracts visitors with its urban architecture.

The property boasts a convenient location minutes away from Beacon Street train station. The hotel offers perfect location 4 km from the center of Boston.

Nearby points of interest include a tower, a college and a museum.

Hotel Commonwealth is placed within a 15-minute drive from Logan International airport.

Rooms

Hotel Commonwealth consists of 245 rooms where guests can enjoy complimentary wireless internet, individual climate control, a safe, a living area and an iron with ironing board. Hotel Commonwealth offers rooms with the city view. Bathrooms are fitted with a hairdryer, a magnifying mirror and guest toiletries.

Eat & Drink

The restaurant serves local dishes. Island Creek Oyster Bar and Eastern Standard at the Hotel Commonwealth are 5 minutes walking distance from Hotel Commonwealth.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

The hotel offers currency exchange, a gift shop and a lift along with computers, an exhibition space and a conference room to fulfill the needs of all travelers.

Relax

Hotel Commonwealth indulges guests with a rooftop terrace, an indoor swimming pool and a library as well as a health club and a spa center. There are a gym and a fitness centre provided at Hotel Commonwealth.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site at USD 53 per day.

Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   245.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Ice machine
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre

Services

  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining

  • Free American breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Game room

Spa & Leisure

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Library

Room view

  • City view
  • Landscape view

Room features

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • In-room safe
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 4 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 12 years
Extra bed USD 30
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cots and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Hotel Commonwealth - Boston Boston location
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Hotel Address:

500 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02215

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Airports
Train
  • Beacon Street Station
    1400 ft
  • Boston South Station
    2.1 mi
Underground
  • Kenmore Station
    400 ft
  • Blandford St - Outbound
    1700 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Island Creek Oyster Bar (cuisine: American)
    100 ft
  • Eastern Standard at the Hotel Commonwealth (cuisine: American)
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    245

Rooms and availability

Hotel Commonwealth photos Room
Standard Room
  • Room size:

    360 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 2 Queen-size beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Free internet access
  • In-room safe
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Clock-radio
  • Radio
Hotel Commonwealth photos Room
Junior Suite
  • Room size:

    520 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Free internet access
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Hotel Commonwealth photos Room
Deluxe Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Hotel Commonwealth photos Room
Executive King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Tiled/marble floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Suite|Baseball Suite - Double

Executive Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Suite|Executive Suite(Rate Plan 1) Double

Hotel Commonwealth Location

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Local attractions

  • Storrow Drive2200 ft
    Boston, MA
  • Newbury Comics 2400 ft
    332 Newbury St
  • Mary Baker Eddy Library2800 ft
    200 Massachusetts Ave
  • Trident Booksellers & Cafe2400 ft
    338 Newbury St
  • The Mapparium2800 ft
    200 Massachusetts Avenue The Mary Baker Eddy Library

Near the hotel

  • Fenway Park1200 ft
    4 Yawkey Way
  • Charles River1200 ft
    Cambridge, MA
  • Berklee College of Music1800 ft
    Boston, MA
  • Kenmore Square200 ft
    Boston, MA
  • Red Sox Team Store1300 ft
    19 Yawkey Way
  • Berklee Performance Center2200 ft
    136 Massachusetts Ave, Boston

Restaurants nearby

  • Island Creek Oyster Bar100 ft

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

    84% likes this, based on 812 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: USD 32 - USD 51

  • The Hawthorne100 ft

    Address: 500 A Commonwealth Ave
    Phone: 624-8717

    85% likes this, based on 50 reviews
    Cuisine: Contemporary

  • Cornwall's300 ft

    Address: 654 Beacon St
    Phone: 617-262-3749

    52% likes this, based on 58 reviews
    Cuisine: English

  • Eastern Standard at the Hotel Commonwealth300 ft

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

    75% likes this, based on 507 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: USD 33 - USD 52

  • Uburger300 ft

    Address: 636 Beacon St
    Phone: 617-536-0448

    64% likes this, based on 75 reviews
    Price Range: USD 1 - USD 20

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    245

Hotel Commonwealth Reviews

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

8.6
SuperbBased on94 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
10.0
Dining
10.0

Guest reviews

  • 9.6

    View of Fenway was awesome.

    The high prices of the wine on the room service menu.

  • 10.0

    We were at the top floor and there was noise coming from the roof I guess...

  • 10.0

    The bed was so comfy and the room was really nice

  • 10.0

    Valet parking took over 30 to get my car because garage was blocked by delivery truck

  • 9.6

    Housekeeping was fantastic and service is really nice!

  • 10.0

    Very friendly and helpful staff, lovely, very clean room with a great bed.

  • 8.8

    No any drinking glass in the room, Parking is too expensive for hotel guest.

  • 5.4

    This hotel is beat up compared to its precious charm and luxury I have experienced there in years past!

  • 8.2

    Two great restaurants attached to hotel. Access to the subway unparalleled

  • 10.0

    Staff so polite and very personable

    Would love a shuttle from airport

  • 10.0

    As always a great visit to Boston. The Commonwealth always makes it an effortless stay. The staff was accommodating every step of the way.

  • 10.0

    rooms were very spacious and we were in the best location to Fenway

  • 10.0

    staff were always pleasant , helpful and knowledgeable ! Always smiling ! Beds were very comfortable , wait staff at breakfast excellent !

  • 10.0

    Staff was awesome from check in to departure. Always a can’t miss at Hotel Commonwealth

    I cannot think of one thing that could have been better.

  • 9.6

    I stay there frequently. Both the staff and service are consistently outstanding. The hotel is very clean and the beds are so comfortable.

    Nothing.

How to reach hotel

hotel Hotel Commonwealth - Boston Boston location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

500 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02215

Get directions
Airports
Train
  • Beacon Street Station
    1400 ft
  • Boston South Station
    2.1 mi
Underground
  • Kenmore Station
    400 ft
  • Blandford St - Outbound
    1700 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Island Creek Oyster Bar (cuisine: American)
    100 ft
  • Eastern Standard at the Hotel Commonwealth (cuisine: American)
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    245