The Best Hotels in Beacon Hill

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For quintessential Boston, it doesn't get much better than Beacon Hill. With the nation's original park, Boston Common, and Massachusetts State House - this is a historic and scenic part of the city. Dotted with boutiques and luxury stores and with a good selection of restaurants, there is plenty to do locally. The best hotels in Beacon Hill mostly fall into the high-end category. However, our hotel experts have scoured the neighbourhood to bring you their favourite picks in the area which also includes a chic self-catering option and a small hotel with a wonderful bistro alongside the expected luxury stays. So why not browse through our collection to start planning your next break?

For self-catering

Sonder Hancock Suites

  • Sonder Hancock Suites is a selection of studios and one-bedroom suites situated in residential Beacon Hill. The decor ticks all the boutique boxes: signature walls, velvet cushions and a fun mishmash of antique and contemporary furniture. With fully-equipped kitchens and dining areas, this is a great choice for long-stays.

For luxury

The Whitney Hotel

  • XV Beacon is a preppy New England frat boy with style; proud, polite but ready to party if you want to. With luxurious rooms (think cashmere throws, gas fireplaces, and Frette linen), fine-dining and a dedicated wine-room this is a smart choice set in the upscale Beacon Hill neighbourhood.
  • The Whitney Hotel is a luxury boutique set at the foot of Beacon Hill. Rooms are stylish and feature white subway-tiled bathrooms and offer lovely city views. However, the family run Italian/American restaurant is a charming personal touch and the real attraction.

For sightseeing

Beacon Hill and Bistro

  • Beacon Hill Hotel & Bistro is a small elegant hotel with 13 bright rooms decorated in a simple yet stylish manner. Set in Beacon Hill at the start of the Freedom Trail, this is a prime location for those wanting to see the city's main sights. Best yet, guests can return for dinner at the award-winning restaurant.

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    • Sonder Hancock Suites Boston 11 rooms from £231

      Local exploring  -  One of Boston's most picturesque areas; there are Federal-style and Victorian buildings, historic sites, boutiques & restaurants
      Great walks  -  The beautiful and historic Boston Common and Public Garden are walking distance and perfect for strolls and jogs
      Sights nearby  -  Walk to Boston Tea Party Ship & Museum, New State House and Benjamin Franklin Statue
      Designer  -  Uniquely designed interiors.
      Air conditioningNo pets

      Selection of studios and one-bedroom suites situated in Boston's residential Beacon Hill. Decor ticks all the boutique boxes; signature walls, velvet cushions and a fun mishmash of antique and contemporary furniture. Fully-functioning kitchens & dining areas make this a fab long-stay city bolthole. See More

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    • The Whitney Hotel Boston (Beacon Hill) 69 rooms from £195

      Local exploring  -  Amble down the surrounding streets and discover the 19th century buildings filled with restaurants, bars and shops
      Great walks  -  There are lots of beautiful walks, especially over the Longfellow bridge, and green-spaces surrounding the hotel
      Restaurant  -  Peregrine is a local owned restaurant, on-site, specialising in American/Italian cuisine
      Sights nearby  -  Visit the the Public Garden, the first public botanic garden in the US
      RestaurantPet friendlyDisabled accessParking
      Recommended by  -  Mr & Mrs Smith

      A luxury boutique hotel situated at the foot of Beacon Hill. Rooms are spacious and stylish with white subway-tiled bathrooms, rain showers and stunning views of Beacon Hill and the Charles River. Dine at the family-owned restaurant Peregine that boasts delicious Italian/Bostonian fare. Superb. See More

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    • XV Beacon Boston 63 rooms from £254

      Restaurant  -  the award-winning Mooo
      City Style
      Whirlpool Bathtub  -  Whirlpool Bathtubs are available in the Contemporary Classic Rooms, Beacon Hill Studios, Boston Common Studios and the suites
      Four poster beds  -  in some rooms
      Air conditioningRestaurantPet friendlyDisabled accessParking
      Recommended by  -  Mr & Mrs Smith, Tablet, Frommers, Kiwi Collection

      A classy luxurious hotel in the smart Beacon Hill district of Boston where guests can enjoy almost any treat they can think of. A super-sybaritic treat. See More

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    • Beacon Hill Hotel Boston 13 rooms from £171

      Sights nearby  -  Right by major attractions - Beacon Hill, Boston Common, the start of the Freedom Trail, Faneuil Hall Marketplace
      Restaurant  -  Lunch & breakfast are American style but for dinner the inspiration is French. Serves until 11pm for post-theatre crowd
      Outstanding location
      Air conditioningRestaurantNo pets

      Charming, intimate hotel in the heart of Beacon Hill, an elegant neighbourhood at the start of the Freedom Trail. Twelve thoughtfully designed rooms mirror the area's historical character whilst offering all the modern conveniences. Relax on the private terrace or try the award-winning restaurant. See More

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Written by Katie Harris

posted Tuesday, 2nd February 2021