4.8 out of 5

When you stay at Boston Harbor Hotel in Boston, you'll be on the waterfront and minutes from New England Aquarium and Boston Tea Party Ship.

This 5-star hotel is close to Faneuil Hall Marketplace and Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.

Make yourself at home in one of the 230 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and LCD televisions. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming provides entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy body treatments and facials. If you're looking for recreational opportunities, you'll find an indoor pool, a sauna, and a fitness center. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).

Enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's dining establishments, which include 2 restaurants and a coffee shop/café. From your room, you can also access 24-hour room service. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Full breakfasts are available daily for a fee.

Featured amenities include complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access, a business center, and limo/town car service. Planning an event in Boston? This hotel has facilities measuring 20000 square feet (1858 square meters), including meeting rooms. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Property Features

Boston Harbor Hotel offers its guests a full-service spa, a marina, and an indoor pool. There are 2 restaurants on site, along with a coffee shop/cafΘ. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces.

A business center, limo/town car service, and meeting rooms are available. Event space at this hotel measures 20000 square feet (1858 square meters). A fitness center, a sauna, and spa services are also featured at the luxury Boston Harbor Hotel. Parking is available for a fee.

  • 1 building
  • 230 guestrooms or units
  • 16 levels
  • 2 dining venues
  • 17 conference rooms
  • 20000 sq ft of conference space
  • 1858 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 1987
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Gift shop
  • ATM
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge), RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Boston Harbor Hotel offers 230 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. Beds feature Frette Italian sheets and premium bedding. LCD televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary weekday newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and hair dryers. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in March 2016.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LCD television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • Frette Italian linens
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Weekday newspapers (free)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast daily from 7 AM to 11 AM.

Rowes Wharf Sea Grille - Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Open daily.

Meritage + Wine Bar - Overlooking the ocean, this fine-dining restaurant serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open select days.

Rowes Wharf Bar - This cocktail bar serves light fare only. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Breakfast

Start your morning with a full breakfast, available each day from 7 AM to 11 AM for a surcharge. You can order a meal from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Things to Do

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Segway rental/tour nearby 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Spa Services

The on-site full-service day spa, The Rowes Wharf Health Club & Spa, offers state-of-the-art facilities and services including facials, body treatments, and manicures and pedicures. Many styles of massage are offered, including deep tissue, hot stone, prenatal, and Swedish. The spa also features a sauna, steam room, and spa tub.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Reflexology 
  • Sports massage 
  • Number of treatment rooms 5 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.

  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 18 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 50 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets: USD 100.00 per pet, per stay
  • Only dogs are allowed
  • Maximum 1 per room (weight limit: 80 lb)
  • Certain rooms only, restrictions apply
  • You can request a pet-friendly room by reaching out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 20.00 and USD 40.00 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 45.00 per day
  • Valet parking fee: USD 49.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 100.00 per pet, per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 50 per night
This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

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You should know

Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 18 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding. Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation. Pets are welcome in certain rooms only; other restrictions apply (please see the Fees section for related charges). To make arrangements for your pet, contact the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation. Alcohol isn't allowed at Boston Harbor Hotel.

Awards & Affiliations

  • This hotel is listed in the 2013 Travel + Leisure 500.
  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.