Ames Boston Hotel
Why We Love It
- Lauded and chic hotel in downtown Boston
- Historic building with modern interior
- Distinguished as AAA 4-Diamond since 2011
- Complimentary Wi-Fi access
“Very chic” -- Travel + Leisure
Map & Directions
Rooms & Rates
Owning the distinction of being named the 2014 Best Hotel, General Excellence by Boston Magazine, the Ames Hotel is chic without being pretentious. The historic building -- considered Boston’s first skyscraper when constructed in 1893 -- takes shape around the hotel’s sleek interior. Sparkly, modern chandeliers and leather furnishings adorn the lobby, where large glass doors invite the outside in.
Foodies will rejoice at the dining options, including the on-site King St. Tavern. Partake in King’s Court, which happens daily from 4-6pm. Order cocktails and pass around complimentary appetizers or come to the "after party"; there's live music or a DJ from 10pm-2am, every night of the week. The grill provides a four-course prix fixe menu with succulent entrees like filet and salmon. Ordering a la carte is also an option.
With a full stomach, stroll 10 minutes to nearby attractions like Christopher Columbus Waterfont Park near Boston’s North End or head the opposite direction to the Frog Pond (where ice skating is popular during winter months).
As the day concludes, seek refuge in a minimalistic, yet fulfilling guest room that showcases arched windows, and a marble bathroom with a walk-in shower. Even the smallest rooms are 400 square feet, which is large by big city standards.
- “Beautifully balances the past with a slick, white future” -- Boston Magazine
- “The most eye-catching interior in town” -- Frommer’s
- Infant cots / cribs
- Newspaper / magazines
- Extra beds / roll away beds
- Gym / fitness center
- No pets allowed
- 24-hour front desk
- 24-hour security
- Airport transfer (fees apply)
- Bike rental
- Concierge service
- Express check-in / checkout
- Laundry / dry cleaning
- Pillow menu
- Business center
- Central heating
- Mini bar
- Pay-per-view / movies on demand
- Sitting area
- Flatscreen TV
- iPod/iPhone docking station
- Complimentary Internet access
- Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout
- Bathrobes and slippers
- Separate shower
- Luxury toiletries
- Valet service (fees apply)
- Accessible bathroom in some rooms
- Accessible meeting room
- Accessible parking
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible restaurant
- ADA compliant rooms
- Facilities for guests with special needs
- Roll-in shower
- Wheelchair accessible
Please note: Some amenities may not be available in all rooms and some amenities or services incur an additional charge and are subject to change. Please check with the hotel directly.
Standard Time is 3pm. Minimum age required to check in: 21.
Minimum age required to check in: 21.
Checkout: Standard Time is 12pm.
Children and additional guests: Crib available on request, free of charge. Extra bed available on request and in the Deluxe rooms and Suites only: $25 per night. Charges will be added to your bill on checkout.
Pets: No pets allowed.
Cancellation: Cancellation policy & booking conditions vary by 'rate plan'. These will be displayed on the payment page after you have searched for your dates and selected a rate.
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