The Eliot Hotel - Boston

370 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, United States, 02215  show map
 4 stars
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The Eliot Hotel - Boston

 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

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Exercise gym

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

Editorial review:

A small gem of a hotel tucked away in the Back Bay up the street from the Copley Square marathon finish line. The rooms are petite and luxurious, there is first rate dining to be had in the Clio restaurant and the hip Uni Sashimi Bar, and old world service which will treat you like long lost friends.

Overview

Perfectly located at the corner of Commonwealth and Massachusetts Avenues in the fashionable and prestigious district of Boston, the Eliot Suite Hotel is close to the Symphony Hall, the Fenway Park and the Museum of Fine Arts.

The chic and luxurious boutique venue is set in a brownstone mansion that features spacious marble lobby with classical interior design, wrought iron handrails and cut glass chandelier, as well as elegant meeting rooms, exclusive restaurant and bar.

There are 95 spacious accommodations with contemporary European design of Peter Niemitz and modern equipment, namely an elegant bedroom with rich brown silks, a luxurious bathroom with hairdryer and signature bathrobes, wireless internet connection, flat screen television, cordless telephone with voicemail and soundproofed windows.

The fashionable hotel’s restaurant serves fine French cuisine and offers innovative bar menu that will satisfy the most demanding needs.

The Eliot Suite Hotel is 1km away from Boston Back Bay Train Station and 6km from the Logan International Airport.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   9.  Number of rooms:   95.

Rooms

The property comprises 79 luxury suites and 16 deluxe guest rooms with up-to-date amenities, including high-speed wireless internet access, flat panel HD TV with satellite channels, direct dial telephone, private bathroom with shower, comfy bathrobe and hair dryer, iron and ironing board, well-fitted mini-bar and electronic safe.

Dining options

Guests are offered dining at the Clio restaurant that provides subtle French specialties and quality service in a chic 1920’s Parisian-style atmosphere. The fashionable Uni Sashimi Bar features exotic Far Eastern dishes and a selection of sake in the modern style of dining room.

You can start your day with a continental breakfast, which costs USD 20 per person per night. 

Services

The venue has several private rooms perfect for business and social events. The Commonwealth room can host corporate meetings and small dinner parties for up to 10 people and the Charles Eliot room with a fireplace provides elegant atmosphere for 20 persons.

Leisure

Guests can unwind at the comfortable bar in the evening or relax at the nearby Boston Sports Club with sauna, steam room and well-equipped fitness centre.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • Service dogs allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

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

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

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

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool

Room view

  • City view
  • Courtyard view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Mirror

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

hotel The Eliot Hotel - Boston Boston location
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Hotel Address:

370 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, United States, 02215

Get directions
City Center
  • Boston
    1.7 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Boston North Station
    1.9 mi
  • Framingham, MA Station
    17.5 mi
Underground stations
  • Hynes Convention Center Station
    700 ft
  • Kenmore Station
    2000 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Stephanie's on Newbury (cuisine: American, French)
    300 ft
  • Clio (cuisine: American, Contemporary)
    100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    9
  • Number of rooms:
    95

Rooms and availability

The property comprises 79 luxury suites and 16 deluxe guest rooms with up-to-date amenities, including high-speed wireless internet access, flat panel HD TV with satellite channels, direct dial telephone, private bathroom with shower, comfy bathrobe and hair dryer, iron and ironing board, well-fitted mini-bar and electronic safe.

The Eliot Hotel Premier Suite One-Bedroom King or Queen SuiteThe Eliot Hotel Premier Suite One-Bedroom King or Queen Suite
Premier Suite
Bed type: 1 King-size bed or 1 Queen-size bed or Double beds or 1 King-size bed and 1 Sofa bed
Size: 455 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Premier Suite has a large living room separated from the bedroom by double French doors. The living room has a large convertible sofa bed. This suite feature a new French design by Peter Niemetz, one of the country's leading designers, with toile fabrics throughout the suite and handsome furnishings.

Room facilities
    The Eliot Hotel Premier Two Bedroom Suite Premier Suite Double BedsThe Eliot Hotel Premier Two Bedroom Suite Deluxe Double Room with Two Double Beds
    Premier Two Bedroom Suite
    Bed type: Double bed
    Size: 205 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    Premier Suite has a large living room and two bedrooms - one with a King or Queen size bed and the other with two Double beds. The living room's large comfortable sofa converts to a queen size bed. This suite feature a new French design by Peter Niemetz, one of the country's leading designers, with toile fabrics throughout the suite and handsome furnishings.

    Room facilities
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      Deluxe Room Handicapped Equipped
      Bed type: Double bed
      Size: 205 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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      Room with traditional decor and rich textiles offers a Queen-size bed, desk, private marble bathroom. The room is wheelchair accessible.

      Room facilities
        The Eliot Hotel Deluxe Room
        Deluxe Room
        Bed type: Double bed
        Size: 205 sq. feet
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        • Air conditioning
        • Private bathroom
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        Room with traditional decor and rich textiles offers a Queen-size bed, desk, private marble bathroom with modern facilities.

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          How to reach hotel

          hotel The Eliot Hotel - Boston Boston location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          370 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, United States, 02215

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Boston
            1.7 mi
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Boston North Station
            1.9 mi
          • Framingham, MA Station
            17.5 mi
          Underground stations
          • Hynes Convention Center Station
            700 ft
          • Kenmore Station
            2000 ft
          • Bus stop
            400 ft
          Restaurants
          • Stephanie's on Newbury (cuisine: American, French)
            300 ft
          • Clio (cuisine: American, Contemporary)
            100 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2008
          • Number of floors:
            9
          • Number of rooms:
            95

          The Eliot Hotel Location

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          What's nearby

          What's nearby.

          The venue is just 500m from the Skywalk Observatory, the Prudential Tower, the Hynes Convention Center, the Institute of Contemporary Art and the Arts Festival of Boston, and within 1km from the New England Theatre Conference and Boston Symphony Hall.

          Tourist attractions

          • Prudential Family Center and Skywalk - 1700 ft
          • Prudential Family Center - 1700 ft

          Places of interest

          • Skywalk Observatory - 1700 ft
          • Prudential Tower - 1700 ft
          • Christian Science Center - 2000 ft

          Convention centers

          Sport related

          Shopping areas

          Amusement

          • Concourse Ticket Agency - 1400 ft

          Historical sites

          • Mary Baker Eddy Library - 1400 ft
          • First Church of Christ Scientist - 2000 ft

          Museums

          • Institute of Contemporary Art - 400 ft
          • Arts Festival of Boston - 700 ft
          • MIT Museum - 1700 ft
          • Pro Arts Consortium - 1700 ft
          • Handel and Haydn Society-Boston - 2000 ft

          Universities, Institutes

          • Oblate of the Virgin Mary - 700 ft
          • New England College-Optometry - 1000 ft
          • Art Institute of Boston - 2000 ft
          • New England School-Photography - 2000 ft

          Medical care and Hospitals

          • Veterans Affairs Boston System - 2000 ft

          Food and meals

          Underground stations

          College Campuses

          Local attractions

          • Boston Public Garden - 1.1 mi
            69 Beacon ST., Boston, MA 02108, Boston
          • Wang Center for the Performing Arts - 1.2 mi
            270 Tremont St., Boston
          • Beacon Hill - 1.3 mi
            Between Beacon St and Cambridge St, Boston
          • MIT Museum - 1.0 mi
            265 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge
          • Frog Pond - 1.2 mi
            Boston Common, Boston

          Near the hotel

          • Back Bay - 600 ft
            Boston, MA
          • Mary Baker Eddy Library - 1800 ft
            200 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston
          • Mapparium - 2100 ft
            The Mary Baker Eddy Library, Boston
          • Kenmore Square - 2300 ft
            Boston, MA
          • Skywalk Observatory - 1700 ft
            Boylston Street, Boston
          • The First Church of Christ, Scientist - 1900 ft
            210 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston
          • Prudential Center - 2100 ft
            800 Boylston Street, Boston

          Restaurants nearby

          • Stephanie's on Newbury - 300 ft

            Address: 190 Newbury Street @ Exeter
            Phone: 617 236-0990

            74% likes this, based on 447 reviews
            Cuisine: American, French
            Price Range: USD 32 - USD 41

          • Uni - 100 ft

            Address: 370A Commonwealth Ave
            Phone: (617) 536-7200

            80% likes this, based on 67 reviews
            Cuisine: Asian, Japanese
            Price Range: USD 42 - USD 81

          • The Capital Grille - 400 ft

            Address: 900 Boylston Street
            Phone: (617) 262-8900

            69% likes this, based on 283 reviews
            Cuisine: American, Middle Eastern
            Price Range: USD 52 - USD 82

          • Clio - 100 ft

            Address: 370A Commonwealth Ave
            Phone: (617) 536-7200

            64% likes this, based on 107 reviews
            Cuisine: American, Contemporary
            Price Range: USD 35 - USD 100

          • Deuxave - 300 ft

            Address: 371 Commonwealth Avenue
            Phone: 617-517-5915

            86% likes this, based on 238 reviews
            Cuisine: American, Contemporary
            Price Range: USD 30 - USD 30

          Getting there.

          If you arrive at the Logan International Airport follow signs to the Ted Williams Tunnel, take the I-93 North to exit 26, follow the signs onto the Storrow Drive, go to the Fourth exit and turn left onto the Commonwealth Avenue directly to the venue.

          Getting around.

          The Eliot Suite Hotel is only 10 minutes away from Boston Back Bay Train Station, 6km from the Logan International Airport and 20m from the nearest bus stop at the Massachusetts Avenue. Besides, guests are offered valet parking in the front of the property.

          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2008
          • Number of floors:
            9
          • Number of rooms:
            95
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          The Eliot Hotel Reviews

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

          Average guest rating

          8.4out of 10
          Superb
          Based on 161 reviews

          Individual guest reviews

          • Family with children
            9.6

            The staff was soooooo helpful and the rooms not only looked clean but were. Delicious jellybeans!

            I was hoping for "free" wireless not prepaid at & T.

          • Family with children
            10.0

            The homemade chocolate cookies and the luxurious bed linens!

            No swimming pool or affordable access to one elsewhere.

          • Family with children
            7.4

            King bed, bed turn-down with chocolates, very courteous and freindly/attentive staff, cleanliness

            shower head (low pressure), pay for wifi, cost, no view

          • Family with children
            9.2

            I love everything about the hotel, the suites, and the feel of old world. However the location is a bit out of the way to the center.

            There is nothing to dislike.

          • Family with children
            7.0

            Excellent location: walking distance to Fenway, shopping, mit

            We reserved a room that we were told would have two beds plus a sofabed. (Booked.net didn't allow us to do this but we called the hotel after making the booking.) But when we arrived they had no such rooms available, so we had to squeeze into one bed plus a sofabed (both queen). It wasn't horrible but we ended up paying over $100 a night extra for the same bedding (worse, really, since the sofabed wasn't of course as good as a normal bed) as we would have gotten at another hotel. So if you are a couple and want the extra sitting area of the suite, this hotel might be worth it. But if you need the bedding, you'd do just as well to go to a standard hotel, and it would be cheaper.

          • Older travelers
            8.8

            location

            overpriced. For the professed quality of the hotel, shoulnd't have to pay an extra $3 for a newspaper.

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            The staff was excellent and the room was beautiful.

            The in room computer never worked. The room we were given, while very nice, had no view at all. We were told we were "upgraded," but the room was in the very back of the hotel and looked out over an alley. Anyone booking should ask about the location of the room and what view the room has.

          • Older travelers
            8.2

            The beds were very comfortable. The staff was helpful.

            The 1 bedroom suite did have a separate living room but it was not separated by a solid wall. French doors allowed privacy from direct view but there was a doorway opening to the side of the room which did not allow audible privacy. Bathroom small, pedestal sink with limited shelf space and the toilet was very close to the access door. The A/C worked but not if you want a full blast of cold in the summer or while sleeping.

          • Older travelers
            8.8

            We were upgraded to a suite, which was a very comfortable setting, and we received excellent service from everyone in the hotel.

          • Single
            10.0

            Comfort of the bed and linens - pillows great. Clio's is an outstanding restaurant.

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            Very good service, good value, comfortable

          • Family with children
            9.2

            Suite style room was excellent - spaceous & very comfortable

          • Older travelers
            6.2

            Room 610 (small suite) poor value for money due to claustrophobic view from all windows and small bathroom, no coffee-making facility and no free wifi (there was something in the room which did not work) Overpriced for the product offered and the standing to which the hotel obviously aspires.

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            Location excellent for city touring. Loved the size of room with the seperate living room space.

          • Older travelers
            7.4

            Location close to Newbury Street is convenient

            Room 510 is located at the back, very noisy alley. A/c is old and noisy.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel The Eliot Hotel - Boston Boston location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          370 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, United States, 02215

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Boston
            1.7 mi
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Boston North Station
            1.9 mi
          • Framingham, MA Station
            17.5 mi
          Underground stations
          • Hynes Convention Center Station
            700 ft
          • Kenmore Station
            2000 ft
          • Bus stop
            400 ft
          Restaurants
          • Stephanie's on Newbury (cuisine: American, French)
            300 ft
          • Clio (cuisine: American, Contemporary)
            100 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2008
          • Number of floors:
            9
          • Number of rooms:
            95