Ames Hotel - Boston

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1 Court Street, Boston, United States, 02108  show map
 4 stars
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Ames Hotel - Boston

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Pub

Dining room

Lobby bar

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Verified Reviews:

  • Close to metro - Lovely hotel - Rooms are extremely modern
  • Bathroom is very spacious - Location is not perfect - Great hotel
  • Room is not big - Bed is comfortable - Air con works smoothly
  • Bed was comfortable - Bathroom was well organised - No drawers
  • Right in the very centre - Complimentary breakfast - Room was small

Overview

The superior Ames Hotel offers a beautiful accommodation in the center of Boston. Occupying a 14-story empire building, the hotel was remodeled in 2008.

This hotel is ideally located in a historic area, 1.6 km from Newbury Street, Bunker Hill Monument and North Point Park. The property is set within 1 km distance from Boston city center.

Shoppers will find boutiques and a market within a few minutes of the hotel.

The hotel is walking distance from Government Center subway station and Boston North train station. 5 minutes by car from Logan International airport.

Rooms

Ames Hotel offers 114 rooms fitted with free wireless internet, individual climate control, an iron with ironing board, satellite television and a mini bar for a comfortable stay in Boston. The hotel rooms come with carpet floor and custom-made furniture.

Eat & Drink

Serving a wide assortment of dishes, The Oceanaire Seafood Room and Trattoria Newbury are about 50 meters from the property.

Services

Guests can make use of 24-hour front desk, newspaper service and 24-hour room service as well as currency exchange, a luggage storage and a safe deposit box.

Relax

The hotel offers a gym and a fitness centre to help guests keep fit.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   14.  Number of rooms:   114.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Indoor parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Bicycle storage
  • Carte blanche
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Pub
  • Lobby bar

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Dining room
  • Wardrobe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Hi-Fi
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Ames Hotel - Boston Boston location
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Hotel Address:

1 Court Street, Boston, United States, 02108

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City Center
  • Boston
    200 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Boston South Station
    800 m
  • Boston North Station
    800 m
Underground stations
  • State St. Station
    100 m
  • Government Center Station
    200 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Union Oyster House
    260 m
  • Woodward
    20 m
Parks
  • Boston African American National Historic Site
    380 m
  • Boston Harbor Islands National Park
    470 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    14
  • Number of rooms:
    114

Rooms and availability

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Standard Single Room
Bed type: 1 Single bed
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Corner King Room
Bed type: King-size bed or 1 Single bed
Size: 33 m²
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  • Air conditioning
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Standard|Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Corner

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    Standard King Room
    Bed type: King-size bed or 1 Single bed
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      King Suite
      Bed type: 1 Single bed or King-size bed
      Size: 56 m²
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      Suite|Studio Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

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        King Studio
        Bed type: King-size bed
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        Bed type: 1 Single bed
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        Deluxe Room
        Bed type: Double beds or 1 Single bed
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          Deluxe King Room
          Bed type: King-size bed or 1 Single bed
          Size: 46 m²
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          Deluxe|Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (mob/hearing acc w/ roll-in shower)

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            How to reach hotel

            hotel Ames Hotel - Boston Boston location
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            Hotel Address:

            1 Court Street, Boston, United States, 02108

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Boston
              200 m
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Boston South Station
              800 m
            • Boston North Station
              800 m
            Underground stations
            • State St. Station
              100 m
            • Government Center Station
              200 m
            • Bus stop
              100 m
            Restaurants
            • Union Oyster House
              260 m
            • Woodward
              20 m
            Parks
            • Boston African American National Historic Site
              380 m
            • Boston Harbor Islands National Park
              470 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2008
            • Number of floors:
              14
            • Number of rooms:
              114

            Ames Location

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            What's nearby

            Places of interest

            • Custom House - 300 m

            Shopping areas

            • Faneuil Hall - 100 m
            • Quincy Market - 200 m

            Monuments and Landmarks

            Historical sites

            • Old State House - 100 m
            • Boston History Library - 100 m
            • Freedom Trail - 100 m
            • Freedom Trail Foundation - 100 m
            • Hichborn House - 200 m
            • Government Center - 300 m
            • Boston Stock Exchange - 300 m

            Museums

            Parks

            Universities, Institutes

            Underground stations

            • State St. Station - 100 m
            • Government Center Station - 100 m

            Local attractions

            • USS Constitution Museum - 1.5 km
              Bldg 22 Charlestown Navy Yard, Boston
            • John Hancock Tower - 1.8 km
              John Hancock Building, Boston
            • Old South Church - 2.0 km
              645 Boylston St, Boston
            • Trinity Church - 1.8 km
              545 Boylston St, Boston
            • The SOWA Artists Guild - 1.9 km
              450 Harrison Ave, Boston

            Near the hotel

            • Old State House - 30 m
              206 Washington Street, Boston
            • New England Holocaust Memorial - 250 m
              Between Congress and Union Streets, Boston
            • Boston Athenaeum - 310 m
              10 Beacon St., Boston
            • Boston African American National Historic Site - 380 m
              14 Beacon St, Boston
            • Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway Conservancy - 150 m
              JFK Surface Road, Boston
            • King's Chapel - 220 m
              58 Tremont Street, Boston
            • Waterfront - 380 m
              Congress Street, Boston

            Restaurants nearby

            • Union Oyster House - 260 m

              Address: 41 Union St
              Phone: 617-227-2750

              64% likes this, based on 1269 reviews
              Price Range: CAD 26 - CAD 51

            • Olea Cafe - 20 m

              Address: 195 Washington St
              Phone: (617) 232-8182

              74% likes this, based on 10 reviews

            • Trattoria Newbury - 50 m

              Address: Boston
              Phone: 617.266.0707

              72% likes this, based on 25 reviews
              Cuisine: Italian

            • Woodward - 20 m

              Address: One Court St.
              Phone: 617-979-8100

              64% likes this, based on 63 reviews
              Price Range: CAD 38 - CAD 62

            • The Oceanaire Seafood Room - 90 m

              Address: 40 Court St
              Phone: 617-742-2277

              74% likes this, based on 215 reviews
              Price Range: CAD 33 - CAD 152

            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2008
            • Number of floors:
              14
            • Number of rooms:
              114
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            Ames Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Ames

            Average guest rating

            8.8out of 10
            Superb
            Based on 234 reviews

            Guest reviews

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              The rooms were very nice, spacious, the bed was very comfortable. I like the European flare.

              My only disappointment was that there wasn't a coffee pot in the room. Also, a flag or awning or sign out front with the name of the hotel on it would have been helpful. We drove by it twice, it's just not your typical hotel entrance.

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              The design, the modern room and bathroom, the staff, the view

            • Couple
              9.6

              Elegant hotel in a great location for a quick sighspewing trip to Boston. A little expensive but very modern with staff that make you feel at home.

            • Couple
              9.6

              Very friendly and acomodating staff. Sure we have been there before and will return.

            • Couple
              9.2

              Great bed with high quality linen and the proximity to td Garden

            • Couple
              10.0

              Friendly staff, clean room, superb matresses.

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              Everything!

              That Internet was not included in the price of the room and that the connection was very slow sometimes.

            • Couple
              7.0

              Location, comfort.

              Breakfast could have been better for the price paid for the stay. Also, there were 2 additional taxes on top of the sales tax upon checkout (Occupancy Tax, Convention Center Tax), which I should have been made aware of prior to my stay.

            • Couple
              9.2

              One of the best hotels I ever stayed. Beautiful, quiet and perfect location close to everything. A great experience!

              Breakfast area kind of chaotic, staff overwhelmed... There was a wedding group in the hotel, more staff would have been necessary to handle the situation.

            • Older travelers
              8.8

              This is a "minimalistic" hotel however the furnishings etc were of a high standard. The hotel staff were very accommodating. Access to the key attractions of Boston were within easy reach particularly the quayside and "old Boston" - complementary continental breakfast was provided even though none was expected. Reception were prepared to negotiate on late checkout on final day.

              The restaurant was disappointing with restricted and expensive menu. Wireless access was expensive although halfway through our stay the hotel did offer a free access code. Provision of facilities for flight check-in and printing was available but at a cost which was excessive- $20 (reception did inform me subsequently that they offer a free service for printing boarding cards although I am at a loss to see how this would work)

            • Older travelers
              9.2

              Excellent service and room was decidedly upscale and comfortable. Innovative design with integrated walk-in shower in room. Very good continental breakfast included in room rate. Close to major attractions such as Faneuil Hall, North End, Boston Common, Harbour etc. Staff were very friendly and helpful.

              Nothing.

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              The blending of modern decor with historic charm. The location is excellent for navigating the city. The staff (hotel & restaurant) were always friendly, helpful and presented themselves in a professional manner. We would stay at the Ames again and will recommend it to our family & friends in California.

            • Group of friends
              5.4

              The fact that internet is not included in the daily rate and must be paid per device is very unsatisfactory. Furthermore, the lack of variety at breakfast, the lack of robes and slippers in the room are unnaceptable given the daily rate the hotel charges.

            • Family with children
              8.8

              Very nice. Rather European. Room was quite small but functional, clean great linens. Front desk was very friendly.

              A mere shear curtain blocking the shower not for everyone. We had our grown daughter sharing room and was "interesting". $42/Might for valet should have been advertised as really is a cost of the stay since there is no parking and was a hiden charge.

            • Couple
              10.0

              The hotel was fantastic, the hotel staff were very helpful and the rooms were spotlessly clean. It was centrally located and we could not have chosen a better hotel in our eyes.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Ames Hotel - Boston Boston location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            1 Court Street, Boston, United States, 02108

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Boston
              200 m
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Boston South Station
              800 m
            • Boston North Station
              800 m
            Underground stations
            • State St. Station
              100 m
            • Government Center Station
              200 m
            • Bus stop
              100 m
            Restaurants
            • Union Oyster House
              260 m
            • Woodward
              20 m
            Parks
            • Boston African American National Historic Site
              380 m
            • Boston Harbor Islands National Park
              470 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2008
            • Number of floors:
              14
            • Number of rooms:
              114