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4.5 out of 5

"Exercise room was small, but liked peloton bike. Bathroom floor was very cold. Commode low and loose. " More

By a verified traveler on Mon 31 Oct 2022

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Hotel Description

3.5-star Beaux Arts hotel near Fenway Park

Back Bay stay

Within a 10-minute walk of this Back Bay hotel, you'll find Copley Square and Boston Common. Fenway Park and Northeastern University are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Business services

A restaurant and a 24-hour gym are featured at this hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center, free WiFi in public areas, and valet parking. A grocery/convenience store, a lobby fireplace, and express check-out are also on offer.

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$169* Per night/room Jan 29 - Jan 30

Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Luxury Penthouse (Back Bay )

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Luxury Suite, 1 Bedroom (Back Bay )

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Hotel AKA Back Bay ratings based on 13 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.5 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Hotel AKA Back Bay

Everyone (5) Couples (3) Family (4)
5 out of 5
Exercise room was small, but liked peloton bike. Bathroom floor was very cold. Commode low and loose.

Posted by , from Pittsburgh on Oct 31, 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

Oct 31, 2022 by Joseph G.

Thank you for staying with us Karen. We appreciate your feedback and hope to welcome you back soon :)

5 out of 5
One elevator out for the last theee days.

Posted by on Aug 9, 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

Aug 9, 2022 by Patricia

Thank you for staying with us at Loews Boston. We look forward to welcoming you back soon :)

5 out of 5
Quiet and Peaceful

Posted by , from FRANKLIN PARK on Mar 7, 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

Mar 8, 2022 by Ryan S.

Thank you for staying with us!

5 out of 5

Posted by on Jan 1, 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jan 5, 2022 by Joseph G.

Thank you for staying with us! We hope to welcome you back soon :)

5 out of 5
The staff is outstanding. Friendly and helpful. Everyone was cheerful.

Posted by , from Pullman on Dec 5, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Dec 5, 2021 by Joseph G.

Thank you for staying with us! We appreciate your feedback and hope to welcome you back soon :)

5 out of 5
Quiet but in middle of all the amazing dinning options and great shopping. Citrus and Salt restaurant next door was the best!!! Shopping 2 blocks on Newberry street And Boston common 4 blocks. Love Boston specially BackBay

Posted by on Nov 8, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Nov 9, 2021 by Ryan S.

Thank you for staying with us at Loews Boston and taking the time to write a review! We are so glad you were able to take advantage of our prime location during your stay. We hope to welcome you back to our beloved city soon :)

5 out of 5

Posted by on Oct 10, 2021

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5 out of 5
Great location, extremely clean, friendly staff!

Posted by , from Mill Valley on Oct 4, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Oct 15, 2021 by Ryan S.

Thank you for staying with us at Loews Boston and taking the time to write a review! We look forward to welcoming you back soon :)

4 out of 5

Posted by , from arroyo grande on Sep 23, 2021

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5 out of 5
Friendly helpful staff

Posted by , from PLYMOUTH on Aug 30, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Aug 30, 2021 by Loews Hotels

Thank you for your feedback, it is very much appreciated! Please stay with us again soon.

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. WiFi is free in public spaces. There's an onsite 24-hour business center. Event space at this hotel measures 3200 square feet (297 square meters) and includes a conference center. A 24-hour fitness center, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the business-friendly Hotel AKA Back Bay. The hotel can provide concierge services and wedding services. Parking is available for a fee. This 3.5-star Boston hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 225 guestrooms or units
  • 10 levels
  • 3200 sq ft of conference space
  • 297 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 1925
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Conference center
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Convenience store
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • ATM
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site
  • Dining venue

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave (on request)

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Wireless internet access

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Train station: Back Bay Station (0.7 km / 0.4 mi)
  • Metro station: Arlington Station (0.4 km / 0.3 mi)
  • Parking: Valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Hotel AKA Back Bay offers 225 accommodations with iPod docking stations and laptop-compatible safes. Pillowtop beds feature Frette Italian sheets, down comforters, and premium bedding. Televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include showers, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access (speed: 25+ Mbps). Business-friendly amenities include desks, desk chairs, and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Housekeeping is offered on request and microwaves can be requested.

  • Pillowtop beds
  • IPod dock
  • Television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • Microwave available
  • Coffee maker
  • Frette Italian linens
  • Down blanket
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk chair

Food & Drink

Hotel AKA Back Bay has a restaurant on site.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness center.

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

  • Sailing nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby

Accessibility

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

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom (in select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (in select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • In-room accessibility (in select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at anytime
  • Minimum check-in age is: 21

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 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 30.0 per day.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets: USD 50 per accommodation, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

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 - C0014330351

Safety features at this property include a smoke detector 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 C0014330351. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, and JCB International. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector 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. 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; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-out is available. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of WELL Health-Safety Rating (IWBI).

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Property follows sanitization practices of WELL Health-Safety Rating (IWBI)
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • 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 17
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Smoke detector
  • Children stay free
  • State tax ID - C0014330351
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • Individually-wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guest stays

Fees

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

  • Resort fee: USD 23.29 per accommodation, per night

The resort fee includes:

  • Fitness center access
  • Phone calls
  • 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.

  • Covered valet parking fee: USD 60 per day
  • Pet fee: USD 50 per accommodation, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 30.0 per day

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

Hotel Names

  • Boston Loews
  • Boston Loews Hotel
  • Hotel Loews Boston
  • Loews Boston
  • Loews Boston Hotel
  • Loews Hotel Boston
  • Back Bay Hotel
  • Jurys Boston Hotel
  • Jurys Hotel Boston
  • Loews Boston Hotel
  • Hotel AKA Back Bay Hotel
  • Hotel AKA Back Bay Boston
  • Hotel AKA Back Bay Hotel Boston

You should know

  • Children 17 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.