Overview

Hotel Commonwealth
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500 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, United States
+1 617 933 5000

$281+

Overall guest ratings

9.0/10 Excellent
Based on 2,355 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.4
  • 9.3
  • 5.4
  • 4.7

Good to know

  • Comfortable beds
  • Spacious rooms
  • Wonderful sightseeing
  • Friendly service

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    About

    Location.

    The Hotel Commonwealth stands above the Kenmore Square "T" subway station in Boston, Massachusetts. Fenway Park is located 2 blocks away, while the shops along Newbury Street are 3 blocks from the hotel.

    Hotel Features.

    A shopping promenade occupies the 1st level of the Hotel Commonwealth building, while the hotel's elegant lobby is located on the 2nd floor. The Eastern Standard Brasserie serves casual meals; this restaurant has gained popularity as a pre- and post-Red Sox game destination. Island Creek Oyster Bar presents an extensive array of seafood delicacies. Commonwealth Coffee operates mornings only in the hotel lobby, while The Hawthorne bar serves up creative cocktails by night. Free WiFi is provided throughout the hotel. Recreational amenities include a 24-hour fitness center with cardiovascular and weight-training equipment, free weights, and flat-screen TVs.

    Guestrooms.

    This 5-story hotel offers 245 guestrooms with views of Fenway Park, Kenmore Street, or Commonwealth Avenue. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses, Frette® Italian linens, down duvets, and a selection of pillows. Free WiFi, wired Internet access, and laptop-compatible safes are provided. Digital 48-inch flat-screen smart TVs with premium channels and interactive tablet computers offer entertainment. In-room massage can be requested for a fee. Private bathrooms contain marble floors, bathrobes, Malin+Goetz® products, and hair dryers.

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    Amenities

    • Parking
    • Fitness center
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
    • ATM on-site
    • Business center
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Gift shop
    • Laundry facilities
    • Coffee shop
    • Free Internet
    • Wedding services
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall Rating

    9.0 Excellent
    Based on 2,355 reviews
    • 9.4 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.6 "86% said the reception staff was great."
      9.3 "93% thought the service was very professional."
      8.3 "83% were happy with the room service."
      8.5 "85% were impressed by the valet service."
      9.0 "Management was excellent, said 90%."
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      8.2 "Easily accessible by car, said 82%."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 9.2 "Perfectly clean."
      9.4 "94% said rooms were clean."
      9.1 "91% thought it was clean."
      8.2 "82% said the bathroom was clean."
    • 8.5 "Comfort level is high."
      9.3 "93% thought rooms were spacious."
      8.9 "89% said the beds were comfortable."
      8.1 "81% liked the big bathroom."
    • 8.3 "Amenities are good."
      8.3 "83% thought the building was wonderful."
      7.5 "75% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      8.5 "85% thought the architecture was beautiful."
      7.6 "76% said the facilities were very new."
      9.4 "Business facilities were excellent, according to 94%."
    • 5.4 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.7 "Internet is poor."
      4.0 "60% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 4.3 "Value below average."
      4.2 "58% said the breakfast was too expensive."
      3.3 "The price was too high for 67%."
    • 3.7 "Wellness & sports facilities were not very nice."
      3.1 "69% didn't like the fitness area."
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    Overall Rating

    9.1 Excellent
    Based on 894 reviews
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.6 "86% said the reception staff was great."
      9.2 "92% thought the service was very professional."
      9.2 "Management was excellent, said 92%."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 8.1 "Comfort level is high."
      8.7 "87% said the beds were comfortable."
      9.1 "91% thought rooms were spacious."
      7.8 "78% liked the big bathroom."
    • 7.6 "Nice rooms."
      8.7 "87% said the beds were comfortable."
      9.1 "91% thought rooms were spacious."
      9.2 "92% said rooms were clean."
      7.2 "72% thought the view was good."
      8.3 "83% enjoyed the furniture."
      8.5 "85% appreciated the modern rooms."
      8.4 "84% were happy with the tv."
      7.8 "78% liked the big bathroom."
    • 5.0 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 3.7 "Value below average."

    Overall Rating

    9.2 Excellent
    Based on 1,153 reviews
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.4 "84% said the reception staff was great."
      9.2 "92% thought the service was very professional."
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 8.8 "Comfort level is high."
      9.5 "95% thought rooms were spacious."
      9.2 "92% said the beds were comfortable."
      8.2 "82% liked the big bathroom."
    • 8.4 "Rooms are great."
      9.5 "95% thought rooms were spacious."
      9.2 "92% said the beds were comfortable."
      9.5 "95% said rooms were clean."
      7.0 "70% thought the view was good."
      8.0 "80% enjoyed the furniture."
      8.5 "85% appreciated the modern rooms."
      8.2 "82% liked the big bathroom."
    • 5.3 "Internet is average."
    • 5.2 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.0 "Wellness & sports facilities were not very nice."
      3.3 "67% didn't like the fitness area."
    • 3.6 "Value below average."
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    Overall Rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 70 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 9.1 "Perfectly clean."
    • 8.4 "Vibe was good."
      9.2 "92% said it was a stylish hotel."
    • 8.0 "Comfort level is high."

    Overall Rating

    9.0 Excellent
    Based on 235 reviews
    • 9.4 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.7 "87% said the reception staff was great."
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 8.6 "Bar is amazing."
    • 8.5 "Comfort level is high."
      9.3 "93% thought rooms were spacious."
      8.9 "89% said the beds were comfortable."
    • 8.1 "Rooms are great."
      9.3 "93% thought rooms were spacious."
      8.9 "89% said the beds were comfortable."
      9.3 "93% said rooms were clean."
    • 4.7 "Value below average."
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    "Comfortable beds"
    "Spacious rooms"
    "Wonderful sightseeing"
    "Friendly service"
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