Room type

Kenmore Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Kenmore Room Two Queens

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Junior Suite, 1 King Bed (Commonwealth)

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Executive Suite, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Fenway Room Two Queens

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)


Get an overview of this hotelKenmore Square, 2 blocks from Boston's Fenway Park

With a stay at Hotel Commonwealth in Boston, you'll be minutes from Kenmore Square and Fenway Park.

This 4.5-star hotel is close to Hynes Convention Center and Boston Museum of Fine Arts.

Make yourself at home in one of the 150 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and tablet computers. Your pillowtop bed comes with down comforters and Egyptian cotton sheets. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary, while 48-inch flat-screen televisions with digital programming provide entertainment. Bathrooms feature shower/tub combinations, designer toiletries, and hair dryers.

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as a health club, or other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services. Additional amenities include gift shops/newsstands, shopping on site, and wedding services.

Enjoy a meal at a restaurant or in a coffee shop/café. Or stay in and take advantage of the hotel's 24-hour room service. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

Featured amenities include complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and express check-in. Planning an event in Boston? This hotel has facilities measuring 6000 square feet (557 square meters), including a meeting room.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Overlooking Kenmore Square, the Hotel Commonwealth is two blocks from Fenway Park and Back Bay, and five blocks from the Hynes Convention Center.

On-site dining and refreshment choices include the Eastern Standard Brasserie.

The building's first level houses a local bank, along with boutiques selling pastries, vintage used books, custom-fit jeans, and fine wines. Guests enjoy around-the-clock access to a fitness center, room service, and in-room massage (surcharge). Wireless Internet access is complimentary throughout the hotel. Guests can choose from approximately 300 titles in a complimentary DVD library. The hotel also features 6000 feet of meeting space.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Concierge services 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Express check-in 
  • Luggage storage 
  • One meeting room 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Total number of rooms - 150 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 6000 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 557 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Health club 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Smoke-free property 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave (on request)  


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

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


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Climate control 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Microwave (on request) 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Tablet computer 
  • HDTV 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Down comforter 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 

Where to Eat

Eastern Standard Brasserie - Casual dining. Seasonal terrace overlooking Kenmore Square. American cuisine. Breakfast, lunch, dinner, Sunday brunch.

Commonwealth Coffee - Hot spot for coffee in Kenmore Square. Located in the hotel lobby. Open daily from 7 AM to 10 AM. Offers a conneiseur selection, including foamy capuccinos and deep rich roasts, and traditional cups of tea.

Island Creek Oyster Bar - A New England original designed to celebrate and educate diners about oysters and the bounty of the sea, Island Creek Oyster Bar is also a celebration of community. The centerpiece of the room is a 25-seat bar that is divided by a grand raw bar display that features an extensive list of 12-18 oysters, as well as lobsters, clams, shrimp and other specialties. In addition to extensive seafood offerings, our menu also features "from the land" selections for our non-seafood eating friends.

The Hawthorne - The finest elements of the craft cocktail movement pair with a focus on hospitality, comfort and geniality. Jackson Cannon is nationally recognized as one of the country's top mixologists and craft tenders. The Hawthorne is the next incarnation of his vision and the first in which the bar is truly positioned as the star. The expansive cocktail menu is filled with nouveau classics, rediscovered gems and creations that change daily. The bartenders remain ever willing to interpret guests' desires with on-the-spot concoctions.

Nearby Things to Do

The hotel's 24-hour fitness center is equipped with cardio machines, a strength-training machine, free weights, and televisions. Guests also enjoy discounted access to the Boston Sports Club, two blocks away, which has an indoor pool.

The Charles River, three blocks away, offers seasonal boating, canoeing, sailing, and boat tours, with jogging and cycling paths winding through parks along the river's banks.

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

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


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Braille or raised signage 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is Noon

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.


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