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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 by 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
  • Economical Downtown hotel
  • Check in time: 3:00PM
From$99
Average 3.5 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
The Inn At St Botolph - Boston
+1-888-675-2083
99 Saint Botolph St., Boston, MA 2116 ~0.32 miles northeast of Matthews Arena
~5 minute walk
  • Affordable hotel
  • Hotel has 16 rooms
Four Seasons One Dalton Street : 1 Dalton St.
+1-800-716-8490
1 Dalton St., Boston, MA 02115 ~0.34 miles north of Matthews Arena
~6 minute walk
  • Luxury Five Star hotel
  • Check-in: 15:00
From$250
Very Good 4.5 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
The Colonnade Hotel Back Bay : 120 Huntington Ave.
+1-800-805-5223
120 Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02116 ~0.36 miles northeast of Matthews Arena
~6 minute walk
  • High end Downtown property
  • 285 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Rooms are ok
  • Comfortable beds
From$118
Very Good 4.5 /5Review Score CallBookMore Details
Hilton Boston Back Bay
+1-888-965-1860
40 Dalton St., Boston, MA 02115 ~0.37 miles north of Matthews Arena
~6 minute walk
  • Expensive Convention Center property
  • Gym is available on property
Sheraton Boston, a Marriott Hotel
+1-888-788-5576
39 Dalton St., Boston, MA 02199 ~0.37 miles north of Matthews Arena
~6 minute walk
  • Four star Downtown hotel
  • 160 suites in property
  • No complimentary breakfast
  • Valet service could be better
From$129
Very Good 4.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Hampton Inn & Suites Boston Crosstown Center
+1-888-897-9207
811 Massachusetts Ave., Boston, MA 02118 ~0.38 miles southeast of Matthews Arena
~6 minute walk
  • Midscale Downtown property
  • 175 rooms in hotel
  • Good shuttle service
  • Very good internet connection
From$89
Very Good 4.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Oakwood at Colonnade Residences - Boston
+1-888-311-4278
118 Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 01760 ~0.41 miles northeast of Matthews Arena
~7 minute walk
  • Three Star hotel
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
Boston Fenway Inn by Found - Boston
+1-888-469-4795
12 Hemenway St., Boston, MA 02115 ~0.42 miles northwest of Matthews Arena
~7 minute walk
  • 3 star hotel
  • 60 rooms in property
Global Luxury Suites at Back Bay in Boston
+1-888-734-9421
30 Garrison St., Boston, MA 02114 ~0.42 miles northeast of Matthews Arena
~7 minute walk
  • 4 star hotel
  • 5 floors in hotel
Boston Marriott Copley Place - Boston
+1-888-841-5292
110 Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02116 ~0.48 miles northeast of Matthews Arena
~8 minute walk
  • 4 star Downtown property
  • 36 conference rooms in property
From$129
Very Good 4.0 /5Recent Reviews CallBookMore Details
Mandarin Oriental Boston : 776 Boylston St.
+1-888-455-5160
776 Boylston St., Boston, MA 02199 ~0.54 miles north of Matthews Arena
~9 minute walk
  • Luxurious Five Star hotel
From$335
Very Good 4.5 /5Recent Reviews CallBookMore Details
The Eliot Hotel
+1-888-965-8297
370 Commonwealth Ave., Boston, MA 02215 ~0.56 miles northwest of Matthews Arena
~10 minute walk
  • Four star Downtown property
  • 79 suites in property
  • Beautiful, old world atmosphere
  • Near to public transport, according to 100%
From$195
Very Good 4.5 /5Review Score CallBookMore Details
Residence Inn Boston Downtown South End
+1-888-906-6358
2001 Washington St., Roxbury, MA 02119 ~0.56 miles south of Matthews Arena
~10 minute walk
  • Three Star Downtown hotel
  • Check in: 3:00 PM
From$129
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Sheraton Boston Needham
+1-888-749-6785
100 Cabot St., Boston, MA 02120 ~0.56 miles south of Matthews Arena
~10 minute walk
  • Affordable Suburban hotel
  • Check in time: 3:00PM
Newbury Guest House in Boston
+1-888-878-9982
261 Newbury St., Boston, MA 2116 ~0.57 miles north of Matthews Arena
~10 minute walk
  • 3-star property
  • Check in: 15:00
Copley Square Hotel
+1-888-389-4485
47 Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02116 ~0.57 miles northeast of Matthews Arena
~10 minute walk
  • 4 star Downtown hotel
  • 7 floors in hotel
From$95
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Courtyard by Marriott Boston Copley Square : 88 Exeter St.
+1-888-389-4121
88 Exeter St., Boston, MA 02116 ~0.58 miles northeast of Matthews Arena
~10 minute walk
  • 3-star Downtown hotel
  • 5 suites in property
  • No breakfast
  • Room was neat
From$126
Very Good 4.5 /5Guest Reviews CallBookMore Details
Back Bay Suites - Boston
+1-888-675-2083
Hereford St., Boston, MA 02115 ~0.60 miles north of Matthews Arena
~10 minute walk
  • 3-star property
Oakwood at 234 Newbury
+1-800-716-8490
234 Newbury St., Boston, MA 02116 ~0.61 miles north of Matthews Arena
~10 minute walk
  • Mid-scale property
  • Shuttle to airport available
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What are the best hotels near Matthews Arena?

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1. Midtown HotelThe Midtown Hotel is a pleasing 2 star hotel located ~0.1 mi. north of Matthews Arena and about a 1 min. hike by foot. Recent guests gave this hotel an aggregate guest review score of 3.5 out of 5.3.5 /5 Guest Reviews
2. Inn At St BotolphThe 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 4.5 out of 5, this makes it one of the perfect accommodations close to Matthews Arena.4.5 /5 Guest Reviews
3. Four Seasons One Dalton StreetThe 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 4.5 out of 5.4.5 /5 Guest Reviews
4. Colonnade Hotel Back BayThe 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 4.5/5, this makes it one of the most enticing hotel options nearby Matthews Arena.4.5 /5 Guest Reviews
5. Sheraton Boston, a Marriott HotelThe 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 most favored hotels near Matthews Arena?

The Inn At St Botolph, Four Seasons One Dalton Street and The Colonnade Hotel Back Bay 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?

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

What are the most popular Marriott hotels near Matthews Arena?

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

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