BOSTON HOTEL BUCKMINSTER

645 Beacon St., Boston, MA 02215 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-881-1523
3.0 Star Downtown Hotel in Suffolk County
42.3486 -71.09792
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Average
3.5/5

Based on 1560 guest reviews

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  • Free breakfast
  • Avg. Group Discount of 16.9%!
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
  • 132 rooms in hotel
  • Hotel has 6 floors
  • Check-out time: 11:00am
  • Group booking rating of 9.7/10
  • 2 meeting rooms in hotel

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Room Types

Check Rates Deluxe
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Deluxe 2 Double Beds
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Deluxe 2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Deluxe Double Room 2 Queen Beds 2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Deluxe Queen
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Deluxe Room 1 Queen Bed 1 Queen Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Deluxe Suite 1 King Bed 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Double Queen Suite
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Double Twin Room 2 Twin Beds
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Junior Suite
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Premium King
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Premium Room 1 King Bed 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Standard Room, 1 King or 2 Double Beds
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Standard Twin
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Superior King Suite No Cash Accepted 1 King and 1 Sofa Bed
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Conveniently located in the heart of Kenmore Square, just feet from Boston University, Fenway Park and the Charles River and just minutes from Newbury Street, Boston Commons, the Freedom Trail and much more! The Kenmore Station on Boston's subway system is less than 100 yards from the hotel's entrance, making getting to and from all points in the city an ease.

Customer Reviews of Boston Hotel Buckminster

3.5 out of 5. Based on 1560 guest reviews, Average

Property Description

Located in the heart of Boston's Kenmore Square, the Boston Hotel Buckminster offers 132 tastefully decorated guest rooms and suites in a variety of arrangements and sizes to fit any Boston visitor's needs. The hotel combines modern amenities and Boston's historic charm with truly sensible rates. If you want to experience Boston, the Boston Hotel Buckminster is your only choice for clean, comfortable rooms at a reasonable price. The Buckminster boasts the ideal Boston location. From our front door you can easily walk to Fenway Park, Museum of Fine Arts, Copley Square, the Charles River, Prudential Center Sky Walk, Boston Common, Boston Public Garden, Freedom Trail, Newbury Street and so much more. Make your next visit to Boston an unforgettable experience by enjoying the unique and historic style of the Boston Hotel Buckminster. Our experienced and friendly hotel staff will be anticipating your arrival to ensure you have a memorable stay with us and wonderful visit to Boston.

What you need to know

Hotel Features – The Boston Hotel Buckminster was built in 1897. In addition to designing many of the townhouses along historic Beacon Street in the Back Bay area, well-known architect Stanford White is also responsible for designing The Hotel Buckminster. Truly a gem on Kenmore Square, the property combines the gentility and historic location of an age gone by with up-to-date amenities. It’s the closest, best option for visitors who want to be near Fenway Park, Boston University, and many other great Boston experiences. The hotel is also a favorite of guests who want gracious accommodations on a budget.

Guest Rooms – Each of the 70 guest rooms and 24 suites at the Boston Hotel Buckminster are equipped with furnishings that reflect the elegance and taste of old Boston, while offering guests modern conveniences such as a mini-fridge, microwave, a work desk, 90 minutes of complimentary wireless Internet access, a clock radio with iPod dock, personal voicemail, a hair dryer, and an iron with an ironing board. Rooms are available with one, two, or three beds.

Nearby Attractions – Visitors to Boston will be hard-pressed to find a more convenient, agreeable hotel to experience the best the city has to offer. Many of Boston’s best destinations are a mere walk from the Boston Hotel Buckminster, including the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Common, and the Boston Public Garden. Colonial history can be experienced by walking the Freedom Trail. And sports-minded visitors can cheer on collegiate and professional athletes at the great Boston venues. With easy access to the Kenmore Subway Station, the Hotel Buckminster is a great home base for experiencing the best of Boston.

Perks & Amenities – The Boston Hotel Buckminster boasts a 24-hour front desk, a business center, and excellent meeting rooms. Guests enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast and a dining discount at the on-site Maluken Restaurant. Event and attraction ticketing services, discounted parking, pet-sitting services, and many other amenities make the Hotel Buckminster the kind of home away from home that today’s traveler expects.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00pm
Check Out: 11:00am
Year of Last Renovation: 2005
Floors: 6
Rooms: 132
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 132
Handicap Rooms: 5
Suites: 21
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 2 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 732 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 40 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.3 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours: 12 noon thru 12 midnight
Ownership: Blu Ridge Management
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
48 hours prior to arrival for individuals. Gropus TBD in contracting process.
Nightly Parking: $35
Typical Group Deposit: 25%
Total Taxes: 14.45%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Charge for early check out
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jogging path
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Shows or evening entertainment
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Boston's Logan International Airport (BOS) is less than 4 miles away via taxi or is easily accessed via Boston's subway system, the "T".

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Hotel Rate Trends at Boston Hotel Buckminster

Rate fluctuations of Boston Hotel Buckminster

The graph above is averages of room rates for both our group quotes and the lowest online individual rates our rate checker could find at the time the group/meeting offer was entered. The best group deal shown is 24.5% in March 2018 and the highest average individual rate is $330 in the month of October 2017. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Boston Hotel Buckminster in a month when rates are lower.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Boston Hotel Buckminster

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Boston Hotel Buckminster.

Feel free to use the Boston Hotel Buckminster meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Boston event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Kenmore Boardroom 24 x 12 x 8 288 --/-- -- -- -- -- 12 --/-- -- -- --
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Kenmore Boardroom

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
288 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
24 x 12 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
12
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • LAN Internet
  • Teleconferencing
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Half Day Rental:
$250.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$250.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$250.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$300.00 USD
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Fenway Conference Room 34 x 13 x 8 444 --/-- -- 30 20 20 -- --/-- -- -- 25
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Fenway Conference Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
444 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
34 x 13 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
10
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Half Day Rental:
$250.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$250.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$250.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$300.00 USD

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