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This luxury hotel is located 1 block from Boston Commons Park and the Park Street T Subway Station. This eco-friendly hotel features in-room spa services and a gym. Wi-Fi is available.

The modern guest rooms at the Hotel AKA Boston Common feature a 27-inch flat-screen TV and an iPod docking station. A fully stocked minibar and a laptop safe are provided. The hotel is pet-friendly and offers a pet bed and dishes.

Guests can enjoy the onsite cocktail bar, Better Sorts Social Club. Ticket, dining, and tour reservations can be arranged with the Hotel AKA Boston Common’s concierge staff. Valet parking is also offered.

The Hotel AKA Boston Common is across the street from the Granary Burial Grounds, a historical graveyard. Quincy Market, which features dining and shopping, is a 15-minute walk away.

This is our guests' favorite part of Boston, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

Hotel AKA Boston Common has been welcoming guests since Aug 26, 2008

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Boston, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.2

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, American, Buffet

Private parking at the hotel


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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • What is the cost for parking per night
    we offer valet parking for $55 per night.
    Answered on 22 October 2020
  • I'm wondering what is a resort fee?
    The resort fee is a standard fee to all guest, the fee includes 2 comp. cocktails at our partnering restaurant, 10% off at one other partnering restau..
    Answered on 19 March 2021
  • Do you have any rooms available with a whirlpool tub? Thanks.
    Only our Penthouse has the hot tub whirlpool.
    Answered on 7 December 2020
  • Is there a mini fridge or place available to store breast milk that needs to remain refrigerated?
    Good Morning. All of our guest rooms contain a mini fridge. All the best!
    Answered on 2 February 2022
  • Hi is the resturant open during End May ?
    Thank you for reaching out. The restaurant is currently still closed with a To be Determined date of reopening.
    Answered on 4 June 2022
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Hotel area info *
1 Restaurant On Site

    Better Sorts Social Club

    Food: Local

Amenities of Hotel AKA Boston Common
Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.
  • Bicycle rental
Media & Technology
  • Telephone
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and charges apply.
Private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed) and costs $55 per day.
  • Valet parking
  • Accessible parking
  • Public transit tickets
    Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Babysitting/Child services
    Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Safe
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

Hotel AKA Boston Common takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 12:00 PM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 21


Free! Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.


When booking more than 6 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Discover American Express Hotel AKA Boston Common accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note the Better Sorts Social Club is closed until further notice.

Please note the guest amenity fee covers the following:
- Day pass to Boston Sports Club Fitness Center
- High-speed internet access
- Domestic phone calls
- Printing and faxing
- Notary public service
- Package handling and receiving

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Better Sorts Social Club: Closed from Tue, Jul 21, 2020 until Thu, Dec 31, 2020

A security deposit of USD 100 is required upon arrival for incidental charges. This deposit is fully refundable upon check-out and subject to a damage inspection of the accommodation.

FAQs about Hotel AKA Boston Common

  • Room options at Hotel AKA Boston Common include:

    • Double
    • Suite
    • Quad

  • Hotel AKA Boston Common is 1,000 feet from the center of Boston.

  • Check-in at Hotel AKA Boston Common is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • The prices at Hotel AKA Boston Common may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Hotel AKA Boston Common has 1 restaurant:

    • Better Sorts Social Club

  • Hotel AKA Boston Common offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Bicycle rental