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

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Coffee shop

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Massage

Spa & wellness center

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
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Coffee shop
  • Ice machine
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Exhibition space
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Children's play area
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Massage
  • Library

Room view

  • City view
  • Landscape view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • In-room safe
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave on request

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow top mattress
  • Down duvets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • In-room computer
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Blackout curtains

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

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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City Center
  • Boston
    1.9 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Beacon Street Station
    1400 ft
  • Boston South Station
    2.1 mi
Underground stations
  • 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  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    245

Rooms and availability

Hotel Commonwealth photos Room
Single Room
  • Room size:

    360 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

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

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Smoking
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
  • General:In-room safe
  • Heating
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Clock-radio
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Kenmore Room

Hotel Commonwealth photos Exterior Hotel information
King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Smoking
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Heating
    • + More
  • General: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
  • Toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Fenway King Room - in room safe, television, alarm clock, ironing facilities, refrigerator, hair dryer, desk, seating area, toiletries, flat screen television, laptop safe box, smoking policy - non-smoking available, heating, shower, satellite/cable TV, telephone, air conditioning

Hotel Commonwealth photos Room
Junior Suite
  • Room size:

    520 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Smoking
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Heating
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

This room features a separate living room and offers views of Commonwealth Avenue. There is a smart TV with Google Chromecast® allowing to stream from 1000+ apps like Netflix®, Hulu® and Showtime®.

Junior King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Junior Suite|Junior Suite 1 King Bed (Commonwealth)

Hotel Commonwealth photos Room
Deluxe Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Smoking
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Heating
    • + More
  • General: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
  • Toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Deluxe Queen Room with Two Queen Beds - in room safe, television, alarm clock, ironing facilities, refrigerator, hair dryer, desk, seating area, toiletries, flat screen television, laptop safe box, smoking policy - non-smoking available, heating, shower, satellite/cable TV, telephone, air conditioning

Deluxe King Room
  • Room size:

    360 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe King Room - in room safe, television, alarm clock, ironing facilities, refrigerator, hair dryer, desk, seating area, toiletries, flat screen television, laptop safe box, smoking policy - non-smoking available, heating, shower, satellite/cable TV, telephone, air conditioning

Hotel Commonwealth photos Room
Executive King Suite
City view
  • Room size:

    605 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Single bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Smoking
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Heating
  • 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
  • Toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Executive King Suite - in room safe, television, alarm clock, bathtub, ironing facilities, refrigerator, hair dryer, desk, seating area, toiletries, flat screen television, laptop safe box, smoking policy - non-smoking available, heating, shower, telephone, satellite/cable TV, air conditioning

Executive Suite
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
Room Description:

Suite|Executive Suite - City View

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What's nearby

Train stations

Sport related

Shopping areas

  • Newbury Street3000 ft

Amusement

  • Ryan Family Amusement Ctr700 ft
  • Concourse Ticket Agency3000 ft

Historical sites

  • Mary Baker Eddy Library2300 ft

Museums

  • Pro Arts Consortium400 ft
  • Photographic Resource Ctr1400 ft
  • Ames Mansion Museum1700 ft
  • Institute of Contemporary Art2000 ft
  • New England Theatre Conference2300 ft
  • Arts Festival of Boston2700 ft
  • MIT Museum3000 ft

Parks

Universities, Institutes

Food and meals

Underground stations

Public parking

College Campuses

Local attractions

  • Trinity Church5200 ft
    545 Boylston St, Boston
  • Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum1.2 mi
    Congress Street Bridge, Boston
  • Gibson House Museum1.2 mi
    Beacon Street, Boston
  • John Hancock Tower5300 ft
    John Hancock Building, Boston
  • Boston Ballet1.2 mi
    19 Clarendon Street, Boston

Near the hotel

  • Kenmore Square500 ft
    Boston, MA
  • Back Bay2100 ft
    Boston, MA
  • Mary Baker Eddy Library3100 ft
    200 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston
  • Mapparium3200 ft
    The Mary Baker Eddy Library, Boston
  • Charles River1200 ft
    Cambridge, MA
  • Museum of Fine Arts3400 ft
    465 Huntington Ave, Boston
  • The First Church of Christ, Scientist3200 ft
    210 Massachusetts Avenue, 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  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    245

Hotel Commonwealth Reviews

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

Average guest rating

8.4out of 10
Superb
Based on 51 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
10.0
Value
10.0
Dining
10.0

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Great staff, nice location, and beautiful hotel.

    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
City Center
  • Boston
    1.9 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Beacon Street Station
    1400 ft
  • Boston South Station
    2.1 mi
Underground stations
  • 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  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    245