The Colonnade Boston Hotel

120 Hungtinton Avenue, Boston, United States, 02116  show map
 4 stars
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The Colonnade Boston Hotel

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Rooftop pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Golf course

 Spa and relaxation

Health club

Editorial review:

Featuring the only rooftop swimming pool, The Colonnade Hotel has long been considered the best feature of this European style hotel. But there is more: the location is convenient, being close to the convention center and to the Back Bay shopping locations, the rooms are excellent after the 2008 renovation, there is the on- site Brasserie Jo, and in general this hotel is (correctly) considered good value for money.

Verified Reviews:

  • Loud a/c in rooms - Comfortable room - Location is amazing
  • Rooms are spacious - Great views - Roof top pool
  • Good water pressure - Pretty thick walls - Internet is $14/day
  • Good part of town - Comfortable bed and pillows - Friendly staff
  • Very nice staff - Great location - Noise when you sleep

Overview

Located in the heart of downtown Boston, this fashionable four-star hotel is within easy reach of many city attractions and shopping places.

Decorated in luxurious residential style, the hotel features state-of-the-art fitness center.

The hotel's 285 non-smoking guestrooms offer flat-screen TVs with DVD players, MP3 adaptors and internet access.

On-site restaurant serves authentic French cuisine and a great selection of wines, cocktails and beers.

Boston North Railway Station is in 2.7km.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   11.  Number of rooms:   285.

Rooms

General information

All rooms are designed in urban style with geometric decorations and chrome fitting. Each guestroom is appointed with floor-to-ceiling windows and custom made premium bedding, flat-screen TVs with DVD players, MP3 adaptors internet access, mini-bar, sitting area, high-tech coffee makers.

Boston suites are inspired with king-size bed, with sofa bed in the living room, in-suite refrigerator and marble bathrooms with amenities.

Dining options

Continental buffet breakfast is served daily at the hotel’s restaurant at 6.30am – 11am, on Saturdays and Sundays at 7am – 12am.

Brasserie Jo is an authentic French gourmet restaurant serving a range of light bites and full meals, signature wines, beers and intimate cocktail bar daily at 6.30am – 10pm. The bar is open from Monday to Thursday at 11am – 1am, on Friday and Saturday at 11am – 1.30am.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

Business center includes fax, photocopy and print services for a surcharge.

Multiple convenient meeting rooms are packed with the state-of-the-art audio visual equipment.

Wi-Fi is available throughout the property at price EUR 11 per day.

Leisure

Outdoor rooftop pool and excellent fitness center fitted with cardiovascular and weight-training equipment are at your disposal on site.

Additional features

Child care system is offered at the hotel.

Rooms and facilities for handicapped people are provided by the hotel.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Handicap parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • Lobby
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Bicycle storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • public parking is possible on site at USD 48 per day.

Sports & Fitness

  • Skiing
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Fitness center
  • Racquetball
  • Tennis

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Medical facilities service
  • Pet amenities available
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/Child services
  • Children's play area
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Rooftop pool
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Health club
  • Spa center
  • Sauna

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • Connecting rooms
  • Separate dining area
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Mirror

Bathroom

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

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow top mattress
  • Down comforter

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Hi-Fi
  • Voice mail
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  1 am

Check-Out

  • until  1 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 16 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 6 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

120 Hungtinton Avenue, Boston, United States, 02116

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City Center
  • Boston
    1.4 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Boston North Station
    1.7 mi
  • Framingham, MA Station
    17.8 mi
Underground stations
  • Prudential Station
    400 ft
  • Symphony Station
    1700 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • The Cheesecake Factory (cuisine: American)
    200 ft
  • Brasserie JO (cuisine: French)
    100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  1 am
  • Check-Out:
    until  1 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    11
  • Number of rooms:
    285

Rooms and availability

General information

All rooms are designed in urban style with geometric decorations and chrome fitting. Each guestroom is appointed with floor-to-ceiling windows and custom made premium bedding, flat-screen TVs with DVD players, MP3 adaptors internet access, mini-bar, sitting area, high-tech coffee makers.

Boston suites are inspired with king-size bed, with sofa bed in the living room, in-suite refrigerator and marble bathrooms with amenities.

The Colonnade Boston Luxe Room King The Colonnade Boston Luxe Room King The Colonnade Boston Luxe Room King
Luxe Room King
Bed type: King-size bed or Double beds or Double bed
Size: 345 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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Room approximately 350 SQF features floor to ceiling windows that open and overlook the historic brownstones of Boston's South End or the city and Boston's Prudential Center. Contemporary furnishings with warm earth tones exemplify a sophisticated residential design.

Room facilities
    The Colonnade Boston Luxe Room Double Double  Luxe Room King The Colonnade Boston Luxe Room Double Double  Luxe Room King The Colonnade Boston Luxe Room Double Double  Luxe Room King
    Luxe Room Double Double
    Bed type: King-size bed or Double beds or Double bed
    Size: 345 sq. feet
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    Room approximately 350 SQF features floor to ceiling windows that open and overlook the historic brownstones of Boston's South End or the city and Boston's Prudential Center. Contemporary furnishings with warm earth tones exemplify a sophisticated residential design.

    Room facilities
      The Colonnade Boston Parlor King Suite  Parlor King Suite
      Parlor King Suite
      Size: 700 sq. feet
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      Parlor Suite is approximately 700 SQF with a separate living room and dining area that provides privacy for entertaining or business meetings along with a separate full size bathroom. Contemporary furnishings with warm earth tones add to the Boston sophisticated residential feel. With floor to ceiling windows that open, the living area features expansive city views. The bedroom offers a king size bed.

      The Colonnade Boston Parlor Double Double Suite  Parlor King Suite
      Parlor Double Double Suite
      Size: 700 sq. feet
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      Parlor Suite is approximately 700 SQF with a separate living room and dining area that provides privacy for entertaining or business meetings along with a separate full size bathroom. Contemporary furnishings with warm earth tones add to the Boston sophisticated residential feel. With floor to ceiling windows that open, the living area features expansive city views. The bedroom offers two Double beds.

      The Colonnade Boston Luxury King Suite  Luxury Suite
      Luxury King Suite
      Bed type: Double bed or King-size bed or 1 Single bed
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      Suite approximately 950 SQF (88 SQM). The master bedroom has one king size bed and separate living and dining area. The suite overlooks the historic brownstones of Boston's South End or the city and Boston's Prudential Center.

      Room facilities
        The Colonnade Boston Luxury Double Double Suite  Luxury SuiteThe Colonnade Boston Luxury Double Double Suite  Luxury King Suite
        Luxury Double Double Suite
        Bed type: Double bed or King-size bed or 1 Single bed
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        • Air conditioning
        • Shower
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        Suite approximately 950 SQF (88 SQM). The master bedroom has two Double beds and separate living and dining area. The suite overlooks the historic brownstones of Boston's South End or the city and Boston's Prudential Center.

        Room facilities

          How to reach hotel

          hotel The Colonnade Boston Hotel Boston location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          120 Hungtinton Avenue, Boston, United States, 02116

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Boston
            1.4 mi
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Boston North Station
            1.7 mi
          • Framingham, MA Station
            17.8 mi
          Underground stations
          • Prudential Station
            400 ft
          • Symphony Station
            1700 ft
          • Bus stop
            400 ft
          Restaurants
          • The Cheesecake Factory (cuisine: American)
            200 ft
          • Brasserie JO (cuisine: French)
            100 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  1 am
          • Check-Out:
            until  1 am
          • Year renovated:
            2008
          • Number of floors:
            11
          • Number of rooms:
            285

          The Colonnade Boston Location

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          What's nearby

          What's nearby.

          Boston Duck Tours, 80-minute tours combining a land view of the city and a splash into the Charles River, are in 400m.

          Symphony Hall, a place to the world-known Boston Symphony Orchestra and other musical performances, is in 500m.

          Boston Public Library, the first public which keeps millions of books, manuscripts, and prints, is in 500m.

          Hynes Convention Center, a home to some of Boston's and New England's largest events, is in 600m.

          Faneuil Hall and Quincy Market, the largest tourist attraction in Boston, offering a host of shopping, dining and entertainment spots, is in 2.5km.

          Tourist attractions

          • Boston Duck Tours - 1000 ft
          • Prudential Family Center - 1000 ft
          • Prudential Family Center and Skywalk - 1000 ft
          • Back Bay - 1400 ft
          • Boston Back Bay Amtrak - 1400 ft

          Places of interest

          • Prudential Tower - 400 ft
          • Christian Science Center - 400 ft
          • Skywalk Observatory - 700 ft
          • Boston Public Library - 1400 ft

          Convention centers

          Shopping areas

          Amusement

          • Concourse Ticket Agency - 700 ft

          Historical sites

          • First Church of Christ Scientist - 400 ft
          • Mary Baker Eddy Library - 1400 ft

          Museums

          • Arts/Boston - 1400 ft
          • MIT Museum - 1400 ft
          • Arts Festival of Boston - 1400 ft
          • Handel and Haydn Society-Boston - 1400 ft

          Universities, Institutes

          • International Honors Program - 1000 ft

          Theaters

          Medical care and Hospitals

          • Veterans Affairs Boston System - 400 ft

          Underground stations

          Local attractions

          • Charles River - 5000 ft
            Cambridge, MA
          • Frog Pond - 5300 ft
            Boston Common, Boston
          • Beacon Hill - 1.1 mi
            Between Beacon St and Cambridge St, Boston
          • Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum - 1.0 mi
            280 The Fenway, Boston
          • Boston Common - 1.1 mi
            Tremont, Beacon, Charles, Park & Boylston Streets, Boston

          Near the hotel

          • Prudential Center - 400 ft
            800 Boylston Street, Boston
          • Mary Baker Eddy Library - 1100 ft
            200 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston
          • The First Church of Christ, Scientist - 1200 ft
            210 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston
          • Mapparium - 1400 ft
            The Mary Baker Eddy Library, Boston
          • Skywalk Observatory - 800 ft
            Boylston Street, Boston
          • Boston Public Library - 1500 ft
            700 Boylston St., Boston
          • Copley Place - 1300 ft
            100 Huntington Ave, Boston

          Restaurants nearby

          • The Cheesecake Factory - 200 ft

            Address: 115 Huntington Ave
            Phone: 617-399-7777

            74% likes this, based on 566 reviews
            Cuisine: American
            Price Range: USD 23 - USD 32

          • 5 Napkin Burger- Boston - 200 ft

            Address: 105 Huntington Avenue
            Phone: (617) 375-2277

            59% likes this, based on 214 reviews
            Cuisine: American, Contemporary
            Price Range: USD 9 - USD 19

          • Atlantic Fish Company - 1200 ft

            Address: 761 Boylston St
            Phone: (617) 267-4000

            74% likes this, based on 1606 reviews
            Price Range: USD 32 - USD 42

          • Brasserie JO - 100 ft

            Address: 120 Huntington Ave
            Phone: (617) 425-3240

            76% likes this, based on 353 reviews
            Cuisine: French
            Price Range: USD 43 - USD 82

          • Metropolitan Museum of Fine Arts-Taste Cafe - 100 ft

            Address: 140 Huntington Ave

            76% likes this, based on 34 reviews
            Cuisine: American

          Getting there.

          Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) is in 5.7km.

          Bedford Laurence G. Hanscom Field Airport (BED) is in 20km.

          Getting around.

          The nearest bus stop is in 100m.

          Prudential Underground Station is in 100m.

          Symphony Underground Station is in 400m.

          Boston North Railway Station is in 2.7km.

          Public hotel parking is available on site at price EUR 30 per day.

          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  1 am
          • Check-Out:
            until  1 am
          • Year renovated:
            2008
          • Number of floors:
            11
          • Number of rooms:
            285
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          The Colonnade Boston Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Colonnade Boston

          Average guest rating

          7.6out of 10
          Fabulous
          Based on 66 reviews

          Individual guest reviews

          • Family with children
            9.6

            Location/ size and comfort of rooms/quality of restaurant

            No bins in room for recycling- newspapers, bottles.

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            Climate control was excellent -- very important in July. Also, the beds were extremely comfortable. I have a high-dollar mattress at home, and I think the Colonnade bed was just as good if not better.

          • Single
            9.6

            The location was great. We had the subway and the Trolley stops outside the hotel door. Lots of restaurants nearby. Shopping plaza across the street. Pool on the roof. Staff very helpful. Can't wait to return to Boston and will stay at the Colonnade Hotel again.

          • Family with children
            8.8

            Excellent location, trendy neighborhood, close to everything. The pool on the roof is fantastic if you are travelling during the summer months.

          • Older travelers
            9.0

            We liked the location, the fact Jo Braserie is attached to the Hotel where they serve faboulous French food and the Hotel staff was super nice and very helpful!

          • Older travelers
            9.0

            Great Location

            The tv was very complex to use

          • Family with children
            4.4

            Getting out!

            Cold water for a morning shower...just not acceptable; ever. Incorrect room type [needed 2 beds...got one].

          • Family with children
            8.8

            The bellman Aidan, and the concierge Jerry, were extremely helpful my entire trip. I was travelling alone with my daughter and it was a comfort to know they were looking out for us!

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            The staff was so pleasant and accommodating and the facility was very accommodating and nicely styled. Bistro Jo offered a very competitive alternative to dining out. The Boston location was perfect to allow easy access to many of the city's main attractions. The lobby was inviting and tasteful without being ostentatious. The hallways of the floors on which guestrooms are located were calm and inviting. Public-access washrooms were clean and a nice accommodation for "emergency" use right after shopping...nice not to have to wait until arriving at one's room. The rooms are nicely decorated---clean modern style, but comfortable. We appreciated having coffee in our rooms---evidently, this is not a standard at all high-end hotels, as we experienced at another more expensive locale prior to moving to the Colonnade. The pool area was very pleasant...a really well-planned accommodation and we appreciated breakfast at the pool. The lighting of the rooms was nice, closet space very adequate, and television's picture quality was excellent. We can't say enough good things about the staff....the friendliest and most gracious people, without exception. They were a treat to talk to, knowledgeable and helpful about arrangements of every kind. The little transport cars are an outstanding feature...someone is clearly thinking "green" while making things easy for guests with mobility problems. My husband was experiencing knee problems, and Jerry, Norm and Jimmy made a world of difference to the quality of our stay. We would certainly return to this lovely hotel again, without hesitation.

            Observations intended only to be helpful for future planning....keys did not respond consistently in slots; a bit of uncertainty about whether they would work. The bathrooms are small (but the spaces are well--used and we understood that a renovation had occurred, to good effect); the moden chairs might not be to everyone's taste or comfort; perhaps this could be a future enhancement; pillows could be a bit firmer (we found ours really flattened out) but the beds and linens were very comfortable; perhaps a gift shop would be a good addition; could not find a house courtesy phone on main floor to call up to room, but that might have been my oversight; perhaps add a couple of hangers with clips for pants on them...this is not big stuff...the substantive needs are well-met for travellers.

          • Group of friends
            8.8

            Friendly additional service from Norman at Bell desk / Front door was great - very helpful with a particular situation I had that required some local knowledge and attention. Beds are really comfortable.

            Broken coffee machine that didn't get fixed even after it was pointed out to housekeeping.

          • Family with children
            8.2

            The concierge, Cindy, was awesome! She contacted an excellent sitter for me. And had a car delivered for me. Seamless service. And the pool is amazing.

            I didnt like the configuration of the smallish rooms, and bathroom.

          • Family with children
            10.0

            The staff was great and made you feel special. Love the beds , soft sheets and pillows a must for a great nights sleep and a great vacation.

          • Couple
            9.6

            The room was very comfortable. Location is great, the subway station is right in front of the hotel.

          • Group of friends
            10.0

            I think bathrooms should have a fan for removing steam after a bath and any oders.

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            Beautiful hotel. Loved all the little extras in the room, especially the Keurig Coffee Maker. The little rubber duckie for the tub was an awesome touch as well! Within walking distance to just about everything. Enjoyed the walk to Fenway Park. Great area. Would definately stay here again.

            Nothing. Absolutely beautiful place.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel The Colonnade Boston Hotel Boston location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          120 Hungtinton Avenue, Boston, United States, 02116

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Boston
            1.4 mi
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Boston North Station
            1.7 mi
          • Framingham, MA Station
            17.8 mi
          Underground stations
          • Prudential Station
            400 ft
          • Symphony Station
            1700 ft
          • Bus stop
            400 ft
          Restaurants
          • The Cheesecake Factory (cuisine: American)
            200 ft
          • Brasserie JO (cuisine: French)
            100 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  1 am
          • Check-Out:
            until  1 am
          • Year renovated:
            2008
          • Number of floors:
            11
          • Number of rooms:
            285