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Hotels Near Matthews Arena - Boston Massachusetts

Hotels/lodging close to Matthews Arena are shown below sorted in the order of their distance (closest at the top). Explore our hotel guide to find lodging near Matthews Arena in Matthews Arena for your personal or business trips. Matthews Arena is located at 238 St Botolph St. We list the best lodging close to Matthews Arena so you can review the discounted Matthews Arena lodging below and uncover the perfect hotel. Planning a meeting? Find a Matthews Arena group discount

"The oldest indoor ice hockey arena"

Matthews Arena is the oldest indoor ice hockey arena in the world. Once known as Boston Arena, Matthews Arena is also the oldest multi-purpose athletic building that is still active. The building was first opened in 1910 on Northeastern University's eastern portion of the campus. Northeastern University owns Matthews Arena. The National Hockey League Boston Bruins and the World Hockey Association New England Whalers first played their games in the arena. In addition, National Basketball Association Boston Celtics play some of their games in Matthews Arena. More from this guide...

Lodging/Accommodations close to Matthews Arena

The Midtown Hotel : 220 Huntington Ave.
+1-888-389-4121
220 Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02115 ~0.15 miles north of Matthews Arena
~2 minute walk
  • Cheap Downtown hotel
  • Check in: 3:00PM
From$99
Average 3.0 /5 Recent Reviews Call BookMore Details
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The Inn At St Botolph
+1-888-675-2083
99 Saint Botolph St., Boston, MA 2116 ~0.32 miles northeast of Matthews Arena
~5 minute walk
  • Three Star hotel
  • Hotel has 16 rooms
From$90
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Four Seasons One Dalton Street in Boston
+1-800-716-8490
1 Dalton St., Boston, MA 02115 ~0.34 miles north of Matthews Arena
~6 minute walk
  • Luxury Five Star property
  • Gym is available on property
From$250
Very Good 4.0 /5 Guest Reviews Call BookMore Details
The Colonnade Hotel Back Bay - Boston
+1-800-805-5223
120 Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02116 ~0.36 miles northeast of Matthews Arena
~6 minute walk
  • 4 star Downtown property
  • 9 suites in property
  • Much of the fixtures were chipped
  • About half of guests thought it was too noisy
From$118
Very Good 4.0 /5 Reviews Call BookMore Details
Hilton Boston Back Bay - Boston
+1-888-965-1860
40 Dalton St., Boston, MA 02115 ~0.37 miles north of Matthews Arena
~6 minute walk
  • High-end Convention Center hotel
  • Hotel has 26 floors
From$75
Very Good 4.0 /5 Latest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Sheraton Boston, a Marriott Hotel in Boston
+1-888-788-5576
39 Dalton St., Boston, MA 02199 ~0.37 miles north of Matthews Arena
~6 minute walk
  • High end Downtown property
  • 160 suites in hotel
  • Good accessibility by car
  • Hotel could use some updating
From$129
Very Good 4.0 /5 Guest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Oakwood at Colonnade Residences in Boston
+1-888-897-9207
118 Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 01760 ~0.41 miles northeast of Matthews Arena
~7 minute walk
  • Midscale property
  • Check-in: 15:30
From$90
Average 3.0 /5 Reviews Call BookMore Details
Boston Fenway Inn by Found : 12 Hemenway St.
+1-888-311-4278
12 Hemenway St., Boston, MA 02115 ~0.42 miles northwest of Matthews Arena
~7 minute walk
  • Three Star property
  • Check-in: 15:00
From$90
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Global Luxury Suites at Back Bay in Boston
+1-888-469-4795
30 Garrison St., Boston, MA 02114 ~0.42 miles northeast of Matthews Arena
~7 minute walk
  • High end property
  • 10 suites in property
From$259
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Boston Marriott Copley Place
+1-888-734-9421
110 Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02116 ~0.48 miles northeast of Matthews Arena
~8 minute walk
  • Four-star Downtown property
  • 38 floors in hotel
From$129
Very Good 4.0 /5 Latest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Mandarin Oriental Boston
+1-888-841-5292
776 Boylston St., Boston, MA 02199 ~0.54 miles north of Matthews Arena
~9 minute walk
  • Luxurious Five Star hotel
From$335
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The Eliot Hotel - Boston
+1-888-455-5160
370 Commonwealth Ave., Boston, MA 02215 ~0.56 miles northwest of Matthews Arena
~10 minute walk
  • Expensive Downtown hotel
  • 2 meeting rooms in property
  • Great valet service
  • Could be quieter
From$195
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Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Downtown / South End
+1-888-965-8297
2001 Washington St., Roxbury, MA 02119 ~0.56 miles south of Matthews Arena
~10 minute walk
  • Midscale Downtown hotel
  • Hotel has 135 suites
From$129
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Sheraton Boston Needham
+1-888-906-6358
100 Cabot St., Boston, MA 02120 ~0.56 miles south of Matthews Arena
~10 minute walk
  • Affordable Suburban property
  • 8 meeting rooms in property
From$95
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Copley Square Hotel in Boston
+1-888-749-6785
47 Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02116 ~0.57 miles northeast of Matthews Arena
~10 minute walk
  • Four-star Downtown property
  • 2 meeting rooms in property
From$95
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Newbury Guest House - Boston
+1-888-878-9982
261 Newbury St., Boston, MA 2116 ~0.57 miles north of Matthews Arena
~10 minute walk
  • Mid-scale hotel
  • 32 sleeping rooms in hotel
From$90
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Courtyard by Marriott Boston Copley Square : 88 Exeter St.
+1-888-389-4485
88 Exeter St., Boston, MA 02116 ~0.58 miles northeast of Matthews Arena
~10 minute walk
  • 3 star Downtown property
  • Gym is available on property
  • Comfortable beds
  • Average view
From$126
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Back Bay Suites - Boston
+1-888-389-4121
269 Commonwealth Ave., Boston, MA 02115 ~0.60 miles north of Matthews Arena
~10 minute walk
  • Midscale hotel
From$85
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Oakwood at 234 Newbury in Boston
+1-888-675-2083
234 Newbury St., Boston, MA 02116 ~0.61 miles north of Matthews Arena
~10 minute walk
  • Affordable hotel
  • Airport shuttle provided
From$90
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The Lenox Hotel Boston
+1-800-716-8490
61 Exeter St., Boston, MA 02116 ~0.61 miles northeast of Matthews Arena
~11 minute walk
  • High end Downtown property
  • 214 rooms in property
  • Gym left something to be desired
  • Hotel staff was exceptional
From$179
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The Westin Copley Place, Boston, a Marriott Hotel - Boston
+1-800-805-5223
10 Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02116 ~0.63 miles northeast of Matthews Arena
~11 minute walk
  • High-end Convention Center hotel
  • Hotel has 50 suites
From$159
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Oakwood at Exeter Towers
+1-888-965-1860
28 Exeter St., Boston, MA 02116 ~0.67 miles north of Matthews Arena
~11 minute walk
  • Mid-scale hotel
  • 9 floors in property
From$90
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Charlesmark Hotel - Boston
+1-888-788-5576
655 Boylston St., Boston, MA 02116 ~0.67 miles northeast of Matthews Arena
~12 minute walk
  • Three Star hotel
  • 6 floors in hotel
From$90
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The Verb Hotel in Boston
+1-888-897-9207
1271 Boylston St., Boston, MA 02215 ~0.69 miles west of Matthews Arena
~12 minute walk
  • 4-star Downtown hotel
  • Check in: 3:00 PM
From$109
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Fairmont Copley Plaza Boston in Boston
+1-888-311-4278
138 Saint James Ave., Boston, MA 02116 ~0.70 miles northeast of Matthews Arena
~12 minute walk
  • Four-star Downtown property
  • 6 floors in hotel
From$369
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What are the best hotels near Matthews Arena?

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1. Inn At St Botolph The Inn At St Botolph is a popular 3 star hotel located approx. 0.3 miles northeast of Matthews Arena and about a 5 min. walk. With a guest review score of 4 out of 5, this makes it one of the perfect accommodations close to Matthews Arena. 4 /5 Guest Reviews
2. Four Seasons One Dalton Street The Four Seasons One Dalton Street is a popular 5 star hotel located approx. 0.3 miles north of Matthews Arena and about a 5 min. walk. Recent guests gave this hotel an avg. guest review rating of 4 out of 5. 4 /5 Guest Reviews
3. Colonnade Hotel Back Bay The Colonnade Hotel Back Bay is a pleasing 4-Star hotel located ~0.4 mi. northeast of Matthews Arena and roughly a 7 minute stroll. With a average guest review rating of 4/5, this makes it one of the most enticing hotel options nearby Matthews Arena. 4 /5 Guest Reviews
4. Hilton Boston Back Bay The Hilton Boston Back Bay is an in demand 4-Star hotel located approx. 0.4 miles north of Matthews Arena and roughly a 7 minute stroll by foot. Recent hotel guests gave this hotel a verified guest score of 4/5. 4 /5 Guest Reviews
5. Sheraton Boston, a Marriott Hotel The Sheraton Boston, a Marriott Hotel is a favored 4-Star hotel located ~0.4 mi. north of Matthews Arena and roughly a 7 minute hike by foot. With a average guest review rating of 4/5, this makes it one of the most outstanding hotels nearby Matthews Arena. 4 /5 Guest Reviews

5 Best Hotels near Matthews Arena

Northeastern University established a men's hockey program in 1929, and they have always played their games in Matthews Arena. The facility was the first hockey arena in Boston, so it has also been home for Boston College, Harvard, MIT, Boston University, and Tufts. The surface of the rink is 90 X 200, and has room for 4,500 people sitting. The standing room capacity is 6,000.

Professional boxing has also used Matthews Arena for their bouts. Boxers, such as Joe Louis, Jack Dempsey, and Gene Tunney have all fought at the stadium. In addition, during his years with the Boston Red Sox, Babe Ruth played pick up hockey at Matthews Arena. Other events have taken place at Matthews Arena as well. Presidents, such as Theodore Roosevelt, John F. Kennedy, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and Bill Clinton have also spoken at the arena. Other notable people who have spoken at the venue include Charles Lindbergh, Amelia Earnhardt, Billy Graham, and Dwight D. Eisenhower. Matthews Arena has also hosted more somber events, such as the funeral of basketball all-star and former Northeastern player Reggie Lewis. Musical groups, including Chubby Checker, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Bob Dylan have also performed at Matthews Arena. Moreover, in 1932, the world-renowned Texas Rangers brought their horses and wild steers to the arena.

Currently, Matthews Arena is home to Northeastern University men's and women's hockey teams, the Wentworth Institute of Technology's hockey teams. The venue is also used for many campus events at Northeastern, such as the graduation ceremony. There are many days that the public is invited to skate free at the arena. Matthews Arena is over a hundred years old but still remains a popular place for world-class events and hockey games. It is a memorable venue for anyone to visit.

FAQs about hotels near Matthews Arena

What are the best rated hotels near Matthews Arena?

Back Bay Suites, The Verb Hotel and The Inn At St Botolph are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the 4-5 star hotels near Matthews Arena?

Four Seasons One Dalton Street, Mandarin Oriental Boston and The Colonnade Hotel Back Bay are the top 3 luxury hotels near Matthews Arena.

What hotels are closest to the area of Matthews Arena?

The Midtown Hotel, The Inn At St Botolph, and Four Seasons One Dalton Street are the properties closest to Matthews Arena.

How much does a cheap hotel near Matthews Arena cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel near Matthews Arena can be as cheap as $87.16 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel near Matthews Arena cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel near Matthews Arena has been $127.07 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 4-5 star hotel near Matthews Arena cost?

In the last year, the average 4 star hotel near Matthews Arena has been $232.29 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the best independent hotels near Matthews Arena?

Back Bay Suites, The Verb Hotel and The Inn At St Botolph are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the most popular Marriott hotels near Matthews Arena?

Sheraton Boston, a Marriott Hotel, Boston Marriott Copley Place and Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Downtown are the best rated Marriott/Starwood branded hotels (based on customer reviews score).

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