Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Boston Garden

280 Friend Street, Boston, United States, 02114  show map
 2 stars
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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Boston Garden

Wi-Fi
Parking

USD 43 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Dining room

Lobby bar

Breakfast room

Shuttle

Paid shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Verified Reviews:

  • Restaurants/bars around - Breakfast is fine - Elevator was slow - Recommend it
  • Fitness room very basic - No free parking - View was excellent - Reasonable price
  • Close to fanuel hall - Close to the t subway - Room was good - Great service
  • Clean comfy bed - Good free wifi - Breakfast is included - Not-really-working a/c
  • Great place - 15 min walk to downtown - Spacious room - Nice staff
  • Great view of the garden - Lobby was small - A/c was so loud
  • No dvd player - Excellent customer service - Large bathroom
  • Good breakfast - Room was roomy - Great restaurants within walking distance
  • No parking - Rooms come equipped with a coffee maker - Highly recommend
  • Great location - Excellent staff - Great value

Overview

The 2-star Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Boston Garden offers beautiful rooms in West End district of Boston. This business hotel dates from 2008 and was refurbished in 2012.

Because of Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Boston Garden location in the center of a historic area, it is easy to get to Bunker Hill, which is 1.7 km away. Guests will find Boston city center within a 10-minute walk from the property.

The hotel is situated near a museum and a college.

10 minutes' drive from Logan International airport and 10 minutes' walk to Boston North train station.

Rooms

For a comfortable stay Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Boston Garden offers 72 rooms on 5 floors featuring heating, Wi-Fi, cable TV with on-demand movies, a living area and a writing desk. Guests can make use of private bathrooms with a bathtub, a roll in shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Every morning at the breakfast area guests may enjoy continental breakfast. There is an onsite Garden The Greatest bar to relax in. The pizzeria Porter's Bar & Grill is about 100 meters from the property.

Services

Guests are welcome to use a safety deposit box, an elevator and a luggage storage for general purposes and a business center, a meeting room and a copier for business needs.

Relax

For active guests a gym and a fitness centre are provided.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at USD 43 per day.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   72.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Carte blanche
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Tennis court

Services

  • Paid shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Video games

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

280 Friend Street, Boston, United States, 02114

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City Center
  • Boston
    800 m
Airports
  • Logan International (BOS)
    4.6 km
  • Worcester Regional Airport (ORH)
    67.9 km
Train Stations
  • Boston North Station
    100 m
Underground stations
  • North Station - Green Line Inbound
    100 m
  • North Station
    100 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Qdoba Mexican Grill (cuisine: Mexican)
    40 m
  • Halftime Pizza
    50 m
Parks
  • Boston African American National Historic Site
    760 m
  • Boston Harbor Islands National Park
    910 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    72

Rooms and availability

Guest Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds

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King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Queen Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds

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Executive Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds

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Executive King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Boston Garden Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Boston BY Foot Recorded Tour200 m

Places of interest

  • TD Garden100 m

Train stations

  • Boston North Station100 m
  • Boston North Station100 m

Shopping areas

  • Museum of Science500 m

Amusement

  • Boston Paintball200 m

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Zakim Bunker Hill Bridge400 m
  • Faneuil Hall Marketplace500 m
  • New England Holocaust Memorial500 m

Historical sites

  • Government Center400 m
  • Old North Church500 m
  • Abiel Smith School500 m
  • African Meeting House500 m
  • Smith Court Residences500 m

Stadiums

  • TD Banknorth Garden100 m
  • Fleet Center100 m

Museums

  • Otis House Harrison Gray400 m
  • Bunker Hill Pavilion500 m
  • Society For Preservation of NE Antiquities500 m

Parks

  • Environmental Management Dept400 m

Universities, Institutes

  • Mgh Institute-Health Profsns100 m
  • North Bennet Street School500 m

Medical care and Hospitals

  • New England Eye and Tissue Bank200 m
  • Shriners Hosp For Children400 m
  • Spaulding Rehabilitation Hosp500 m

Underground stations

  • North Station100 m
  • North Station - Green Line Inbound100 m
  • Haymarket Station300 m
  • Bowdoin Station300 m
  • Science Park Station500 m

Local attractions

  • Chinatown1.5 km
    Boston, Boston
  • Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum1.8 km
    Congress Street Bridge, Boston
  • Gibson House Museum1.7 km
    Beacon Street, Boston
  • Wang Center for the Performing Arts1.6 km
    270 Tremont St., Boston
  • The Wilbur Theatre1.7 km
    Washington St, Boston

Near the hotel

  • Sports Museum of New England120 m
    150 Causeway St, Boston
  • New England Holocaust Memorial540 m
    Between Congress and Union Streets, Boston
  • Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Bridge560 m
    Boston, MA
  • Saint Leonard of Port Maurice630 m
    14 North Bennet Street, Boston
  • North End660 m
    Boston, MA 02109
  • Old North Church600 m
    193 Salem St., Boston
  • Museum of African American History610 m
    46 Joy Street, Boston

Restaurants nearby

  • Qdoba Mexican Grill40 m

    Address: 101 Causeway St

    86% likes this, based on 29 reviews
    Cuisine: Mexican

  • Porter's Bar & Grill60 m

    Address: 173 Portland St
    Phone: 617-742-7678

    70% likes this, based on 32 reviews
    Cuisine: American

  • The Harp70 m

    Address: 85 Causeway Street
    Phone: 617-742-1010

    60% likes this, based on 63 reviews
    Cuisine: American, Irish
    Price Range: ZAR 134 - ZAR 269

  • Halftime Pizza50 m

    Address: 115 Causeway St
    Phone: 617-720-4578

    67% likes this, based on 42 reviews

  • The Fours80 m

    Address: 166 Canal Street
    Phone: 617-720-4455

    74% likes this, based on 91 reviews
    Cuisine: American

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    72
Cities nearby
  • Arlington hotels - 10 km
  • Cambridge hotels - 4 km
  • Revere hotels - 7 km
  • Brookline hotels - 6 km
  • Malden hotels - 7 km
  • Somerville hotels - 5 km
  • Watertown hotels - 10 km
  • Chelsea hotels - 4 km
  • Winthrop hotels - 7 km
  • Medford hotels - 8 km

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Boston Garden Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Boston Garden

Average guest rating

7.0out of 10
Very good
Based on 117 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    6.2

    Convienent and the breakfast they served was awesome and free.

    No pool. Elevators were to small and had a difficult time getting the luggage cart in, and very narrow hallways. We had to pay $39 to park the car and the price of the hotel was way to much for what we got.

  • Family with children
    5.4

    Location to td Garden.

    We booked 2 rooms (1 queen bed & 1 w/2 double beds) two months in advance of our trip. When I called the hotel with a question 2 days before our trip, they only had us down for 1 room. They told us they were all booked up and couldn't give us the 2nd room we had reserved, even though I had written confirmation of our reservation. I then called Booked.net and your staff was great. They called the hotel and got them to agree to give us the rooms we had reserved. I even spoke with the office manager the day before our trip to assure that they would honor our reservation. She assured us that they would. When we arrived, they gave us 2 queen rooms. This was a problem since my three teenage daughters would be sharing a room. Their staff was very rude and didn't even have a cot available for them. After much back and forth between them, us, and Booked.net, they finally offered to find another (1) room at another hotel. But we didn't want to split up our family. Also, by that point it was 6:00 and we had tickets to a 7:00 show. It was really too little, too late. If they had just been honest with us - even the day before, we would have made other arrangements ourselves.

  • Family with children
    7.0

    The staff was very helpful and considerate. However, they had no record of my reservation through Booked.net. But every attempt was made to get me a room in the sold-out hotel, and luckily that was accomplished. Front desk and valet staff were invaluable.

    Room was dark

  • Family with children
    8.2

    How close it is th th e bk garden.

    Small lobby. Rather tacky!

  • Single
    7.0

    Very nice staff

    Complete rip-off on the valet service

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    The location was great. The room was clean.

    The room was very hot and there was no relief available. The elevator was broken and we were expected to climb stairs with luggage,

  • Single
    5.4

    when I arrived at the hotel to check in I was informed that my room had one double bed and a pull out couch. Through Booked.net I had reserved a double room with two double beds and the hotel informed me that the room I reserved was not available. They said that if I had booked the room through them my room would have been available. So one adult got to sleep on the bed and I had to sleep on the pull out that had only an inch and a half of foam over the spring frame. Originaly the hotel charged me full price for two doubles until I complained. The pull out was horrible and I would have been mor comfortable sleeping on the floor. I was totaly dissatified with this whole process.

  • Family with children
    7.8

    The convenience of going to a Celtics game and having the hotel right across the street was perfect. The manager there was amazing - we had reserved a room with two double beds, but they were overbooked, so she offered us a comp room - this was really nice of her and greatly appreciated - she went out of her way to give us the best service. Valet service was also very convenient and our car was safe and we didn't have to use it once.

    The Elevator !!!!!! omg took forever....can't imagine if I had a disability or couldn't use stairs - that Elevator certainly is ancient.

  • Single
    5.0

    convenient as other Express Inn. but late wireless internet.

    various breakfast.

  • Family with children
    9.6

    The location was so convenient! We attended an event at TD Garden, and it was literally across the street. The rate was a little pricey, but well worth it for the location. They went above and beyond by allowing us to check in early when our train came in 4 hours before check in. The staff was friendly and very accommodating. Highly recommend. I will stay again!

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    Location was great,Staff was Excellant,very helpful in all question or concerns.Clean rooms,nice renovations done.Enjoyed my stay!!

  • Couple
    10.0

    I loved the location of the hotel. Everything that we visited was within walking distance. I also loved the fact that the hotel was willing to hold our bags before and after checkout, very convenient.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    Location was great. Staff was friendly and helpful. Romm was clean and comfortable

    Elevator was slow but that was only thing i could think of.

  • Family with children
    9.2

    Across the street from the Boston Garden easy access to Celtics and Bruins games. Hotel rooms are very nice.

    Not very close to the musuems and tourist attractions but was turned out okay because the town trolley tookk us to almost every attraction.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    The staff was very helpful with directions and information. I recommend this hotel to anyone needing access to the TD Garden and trolley tours in the city.

How to reach hotel

hotel Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Boston Garden Boston location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

280 Friend Street, Boston, United States, 02114

Get directions
City Center
  • Boston
    800 m
Airports
  • Logan International (BOS)
    4.6 km
  • Worcester Regional Airport (ORH)
    67.9 km
Train Stations
  • Boston North Station
    100 m
Underground stations
  • North Station - Green Line Inbound
    100 m
  • North Station
    100 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Qdoba Mexican Grill (cuisine: Mexican)
    40 m
  • Halftime Pizza
    50 m
Parks
  • Boston African American National Historic Site
    760 m
  • Boston Harbor Islands National Park
    910 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    72