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4.9 out of 5

"It was very clean and easy access to where I was going for the holiday! " More

By a verified traveler on Sat 26 Nov 2022

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Hotel Description

4.5-star luxury hotel near Boston University

Fenway–Kenmore stay

A stay at this Fenway–Kenmore hotel places you steps from House of Blues Boston and within a 5-minute walk of Boston University. Also, Fenway Park is within half a mile (1 km) and Hynes Convention Center is within 2 miles (3 km).

Multiple dining options

This smoke-free hotel features 2 restaurants, a bar/lounge, and a gym. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center, express check-in, and valet parking. A lobby fireplace, express check-out, and dry cleaning are also on offer.

Room, 1 King Bed (Kenmore)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
$199* Per night/room Dec 4 - Dec 5

Executive Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Suite (Commonwealth)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Room, 1 King Bed (Fenway)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Room, 2 Queen Beds (Kenmore)

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Suite (Fenway Park Suite)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Hotel Commonwealth ratings based on 20 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.9 out of 5 5.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Hotel Commonwealth

Everyone (7) Couples (6) Family (6)
5 out of 5
It was very clean and easy access to where I was going for the holiday!

Posted by on Nov 26, 2022

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5 out of 5
It was great and just what I was looking for, modern, but comfy and friendly and close to where I needed to be.

Posted by on Nov 13, 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

Nov 17, 2022 by Jeffrey N

Thank you Kimberley,We truly appreciate your feedback and the high marks. We look forward to your next return to Hotel Commonwealth.Best regards,Jeffrey P. NeyDirector of Front OfficeHotel Commonwealth

3 out of 5
I did not like that it was valet parking only with no access to my vehicle. It was also difficult to pull over just to get to the hotel valet. Very noisy traffic all night long.

Posted by on Aug 8, 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

Aug 13, 2022 by Jeffrey N

Thank you Sandra, We appreciate the feedback. Our hotel does offer 24/hr. valet service. I do apologize for the noisy traffic. The next time you choose to stay at Hotel Commonwealth, we will be sure to place your room on the quiet side of the hotel. We look forward to your next visit to Hotel Commonwealth. Best regards, Jeffrey Ney Director of Front Office Hotel Commonwealth

5 out of 5
Excellent accommodations and staff were incredibly helpful and friendly. Highly recommend this hotel and the location was perfect for us.

Posted by on Aug 7, 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

Aug 7, 2022 by Jeffrey N

Thank you Anna, We certainly appreciate the feedback regarding our staff. We are glad that our team was able provide friendly service during your stay with us. We look forward to your next stay at Hotel Commonwealth. Best regards, Jeffrey Ney Director of Front Office Hotel Commonwealth

5 out of 5
Loved the friendly service!! Propertyclean and close to fenway park ☺️

Posted by on Jul 25, 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jul 25, 2022 by Ali

Thank you for your review! Hope to see you again soon.

5 out of 5

Posted by on Jul 17, 2022

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5 out of 5
Loved the dedication to baseball and art throughout entire hotel

Posted by , from Tualatin on Mar 26, 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

Apr 2, 2022 by Hotel Commonwealth Manager

Thank you Heather! We hope you will come stay with us again during Red Sox season.

5 out of 5

Posted by on Oct 19, 2021

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5 out of 5
Clean

Posted by on Sep 26, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Oct 5, 2021 by Hotel Commonwealth Manager

Thank you Tina! We hope to see you again soon.

5 out of 5

Posted by , from Las Vegas on Sep 26, 2021

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Property Features

There are 2 restaurants on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. There's an onsite 24-hour business center. Event space at this hotel measures 12500 square feet (1161 square meters) and includes conference space. A health club, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the luxury Hotel Commonwealth. Parking is available for a fee. This 4.5-star Boston hotel is smoke free.

  • 245 guestrooms or units
  • 5 levels
  • 2 dining venues
  • 12500 sq ft of conference space
  • 1161 sq m of conference space
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Conference space
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • ATM
  • Onsite shopping
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site
  • Bar or lounge

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Train station: Boston Yawkey Station (0.7 km / 0.4 mi)
  • Metro station: Kenmore Station (0.1 km / 0.1 mi)
  • Parking: Valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Hotel Commonwealth offers 245 accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and complimentary newspapers. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and down comforters. 48-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium digital channels, pay movies, and Netflix. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include bathrobes, designer toiletries, and hair dryers. This Boston hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Microwaves, in-room massages, and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Pillowtop beds
  • Flat-screen television
  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels
  • Netflix
  • Movies for purchase
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave available
  • Coffee maker
  • Egyptian cotton linens
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Down blanket
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste available

Food & Drink

Blue Ribbon Sushi - This sushi bar specializes in sushi and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Pescador - This seafood restaurant specializes in seafood and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a health club.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 4 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 18 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 35.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets: USD 125 per accommodation, per stay
  • Only dogs are allowed
  • Maximum 1 per room

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

Tax ID - C1024114688

Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards

Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

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

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be 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.

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession. The tax ID number is C1024114688. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Security system
  • Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Gloves are available to guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Children stay free - maximum age 18
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Smoke detector
  • Children stay free
  • State tax ID - C1024114688
  • Individually-wrapped food options are not available
  • Number of children who can stay free - 2
  • Gap period enforced between guest stays - 24 hours

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 35 per accommodation, per night

The resort fee includes:

  • Fitness center access
  • Internet access
  • Phone calls
  • In-room bottled water
  • Additional inclusions

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Valet parking fee: USD 68.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 125 per accommodation, per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 35.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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You should know

  • Up to 2 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.
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.