Financial District - Downtown - Boston Common

Boston Park Plaza

Ryan Haase
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Why We Love It

  • A $100 million top-to-toe renovation and restoration of a 1920s landmark
  • About a five-minute walk from Boston Common and Newbury Street shopping
  • Modern rooms have smart TVs and sleek, subway-tiled bathrooms, though space is sometimes tight
  • An upscale fitness center covers 20,000 square feet of the ground floor with cycling and yoga studios and dozens of machines

"Grand and obscenely chic" -- Boston Globe

88% (237 Member Ratings)

"The hotel was beautiful and the front desk upgraded me to a one-bedroom suite at no extra cost. The room was beautifully appointed."
Feb 11, 2017
Greenfield, WI, United States

Map & Directions

A taxi from Logan airport takes about 10 minutes in good traffic. Or take the Blue Line of the T to Government Center and change to the Green Line, a journey that takes about 20 minutes. The Back Bay Amtrak station is about 10 minutes away on foot.

Rooms & Rates

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Approaching a century of hosting guests like Katharine Hepburn and Franklin D. Roosevelt, the Boston Park Plaza used $100 million to refurbish and renovate every square inch of itself in 2016. The result is modern and refined in silvery monochromatics. There's a double-height lobby lounge and library, a 24-hour FedEx Office business center and an upscale fitness center, which offers oodles of classes and thousands of square feet of fitness equipment in a clubby, moody space.

It's a pretty prime spot for sightseeing. Guests can stroll about five minutes to the southern edge of Boston Common or head five minutes in the other direction to reach Newbury Street and its big-brand stores or the performing arts center. It's a good sign when your neighbor is the Four Seasons, and even better when you're paying a fraction of that price.

It's a historic building, meaning some rooms can have quirky layouts and compact proportions, but the finishes are all high-end, including smart TVs that connect to phones for streaming, new custom-made mattresses and clean-lined bathrooms of porcelain and granite.



  • Infant cots / cribs
  • Bar
  • Newspaper / magazines
  • Extra beds / roll away beds
  • Fitness classes
  • Gym / fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Pet-friendly
  • 100% smoke-free


  • 24-hour front desk
  • 24-hour security
  • Airport transfer (fees apply)
  • Beauty treatments / massages (fees apply)
  • Concierge service
  • Express check-in / checkout
  • Laundry / dry cleaning
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Safe in reception (fees apply)
  • Business center
  • ATM

Room amenities

  • Air-conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Coffee / tea-making facilities
  • Fridge
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Kitchenette in some rooms
  • Pay-per-view / movies on demand
  • Safe
  • Flatscreen TV


  • Complimentary Internet access
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout


  • Bathtub
  • Hair-dryer
  • Luxury toiletries
  • Bathtub (in some rooms)
  • Bathtub or shower


  • Off-street parking (fees apply)
  • Parking (fees apply)
  • Valet service (fees apply)


  • Accessible bathroom in some rooms
  • Accessible meeting room
  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible restaurant
  • Accessible spa
  • 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.


Check-in: Standard check-in time: 3pm. Minimum age required to check-in: 18.

A nightly incidental hold of $75 (subject to tax) applies and will be placed on the credit card presented upon check-in. Any unused portion of the hold will be released upon check-out and, based on your bank or financial institution, could take 7-14 days for the funds to be completely released. The incidental hold amount is subject to change without notice and at the discretion of the property.

Checkout: Standard checkout time: 12pm.

Children and additional guests: Children up to age 17 stay free of charge when sharing parents’ room and using existing bedding (on request). Cribs available on request (and based on availability), free of charge for one child up to age 3. Extra beds are available on request, free of charge. 

Pets: Pets are allowed on request, and will be charged one time non-refundable $75 cleaning fee (subject to tax). Charges will be added to your bill at the hotel.

Fees: A facilities fee of $15 (subject to tax) per night is additional and will be added to the total price at check-out. This fee includes:
•Unlimited streaming quality high-speed wireless internet (in your guestroom) for up to six devices
•Unlimited local and domestic long distance calls (within the USA)
•Complimentary airline boarding pass printing at our FedEx Business Center - 24/7
•Unlimited access to digital news and magazines via PressReader
•ChromeCast streaming for personalized entertainment in the comfort of your guestroom
•Complimentary access to the hotel's upscale fitness center
•Complimentary first ride at CYC (cycling) during the 12:00 p.m. or 7:30 p.m. class (Must contact CYC at 857.305.5671 or to confirm ride booking)
•20% off any future ride purchases at CYC
•Quick and easy e-checkout via the guestroom TV
•Complimentary luggage storage
•Complimentary notary services upon request, Monday - Friday

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.

Additional details: A Valet Parking Fee of $51.00 (subject to tax), per day applies and includes in and out privileges. Charges will be added to your bill at the hotel. This rate is subject to change without notice and at the discretion of the property.
Off-property public car parking is also available.

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Rates may vary by date, are subject to availability and are not guaranteed until your purchase is complete.

The room rates listed are for double occupancy per room unless otherwise stated and exclude tax recovery charges and service fees.

*Unless otherwise stated, Travelzoo-exclusive extras are valid once per stay (based on two adults sharing). Value is an estimate based on double occupancy. Extras are only included with Member Rates and may not be available on all dates. Extras are non-transferable and have no cash value. Total value may vary depending on time of booking and availability. When included, breakfast may be limited to 2 guests per stay subject to hotel’s discretion. Other restrictions may apply; see our T&Cs for details.

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88% Positive
(237 Member Reviews)
Ratings & reviews reflect verified member feedback for Boston Park Plaza Hotel & Towers (part of Highgate & Starwood) over the past 15 months.
4.5 Ambiance
4.8 Location
3.8 Rooms
4.5 Quality of Service
4.2 Value for the Money
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Enjoyed Most
The hotel was beautiful and the front desk upgraded me to a one-bedroom suite at no extra cost. The room was beautifully appointed.
David Feb 11, 2017 Greenfield, WI, United States
Enjoyed Most
Maven station a block away with inexpensive vehicles to rent.
Other Comments
Maven station a block away with inexpensive vehicles to rent.
Adam Feb 08, 2017 Detroit, MI, United States
Enjoyed Most
Centrally located. Walking distance to all points...Fenway, Faneuill Market, Boston Garden, etc.
Other Comments
Beautiful hotel, however, the room we had was very small. We couldn't walk by the bed to the other side of the room without sidestepping. And the bathroom was rediculously small. Had a hard time passing my husband to get into the shower and no tub. Otherwise comfortable stay.
lisa Feb 07, 2017 Brampton, ON, Canada
Enjoyed Most
lisa Feb 07, 2017 Brampton, ON, Canada
Enjoyed Most
Service and location
Renee Feb 06, 2017 Providence, RI, United States
Enjoyed Most
Cozy, clean rooms and friendly staff.
Amanda Feb 01, 2017 Plainfield, NH, United States
Enjoyed Most
The most? We enjoyed everything about our visit. Our room was very nice. The staff was very friendly! The breakfast was very good and plentiful.
Robert Jan 24, 2017 Harwich, MA, United States
Enjoyed Most
I enjoyed the $25 food credit and used it for breakfast the next morning, which was very good.
Brian Jan 23, 2017 Medford, MA, United States
Enjoyed Most
Excellent location. Very accommodating and pleasant employees. Large and clean room.
Carol Jan 23, 2017 Baldwinville, MA, United States
Enjoyed Most
Our room was beautiful
Other Comments
Beautiful hotel, great beds,pillows and towels
Susan Jan 17, 2017 East haddam, CT, United States

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