Book your room at The Eliot Hotel
Boutique brownstone in Boston's historic Back Bay
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Boston hotel mansion
This historic boutique hotel is set on one of the most beautiful boulevards in America, a stone's throw from fashionable Newbury Street shopping, Copley Place, and Boston’s major art galleries and cultural attractions.
Chef Ken Oringer, James Beard Award winner for Best Chef in the Northeast and winner of the Food Network's Iron Chef Competition, has made The Eliot a renowned culinary destination, with Restaurant Clio and Uni Sashimi Bar on site.
The 95 guestrooms are decorated in custom toile and silk fabrics and have Italian marble baths, cushy bathrobes, and complimentary Internet access via high-speed and wireless networks. Pets are welcome here at no extra charge. Turndown service is provided nightly.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
The Eliot Hotel features a lovely private dining room with a fireplace; it can comfortably seat 52 people for sit-down dinners and accommodate 90 for cocktail functions. A private boardroom that seats 10 is also available.
This is a smoke-free property.
- 24-hour front desk
- Total number of rooms - 95
- Babysitting or childcare
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Year Built 1925
- Coffee shop or café
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Concierge services
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-out
- Tours/ticket assistance
- One meeting room
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Number of floors - 9
- Multilingual staff
- Conference space size (meters) - 132
- Conference space size (feet) - 1422
- Smoke-free property
- Free use of nearby fitness center
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- WiFi (surcharge)
- Number of restaurants - 2
- 24-hour business center
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)
Valet parking (surcharge)
- Designer toiletries
- Climate control
- Hair dryer
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Iron/ironing board
- Daily housekeeping
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Pay movies
- Soundproofed rooms
- Premium bedding
- Turndown service
- Satellite TV service
- Free weekday newspaper
- Air conditioning
- Free WiFi
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Room service (24 hours)
- Flat-panel TV
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- iPod docking station
Where to Eat
Clio - This award-winning Parisian-style restaurant offers delicious dishes such as crispy braised organic chicken, sweet butter-basted Maine lobster, and California squab stuffed with foie gras. Desserts include Tahitian vanilla bean crème brûlée, chilled red currant mousse, and caramelized croissant bread pudding. A special chef's tasting menu is available nightly. Open for breakfast and dinner (closed on Sunday for dinner). Clio Restaurant combines sophisticated food and exquisite service. With the décor of a chic 1920’s-style Parisian supper club, this Boston French restaurant and Ken Oringer, winner of the James Beard award for “Best Chef: Northeast” and recent champion on Iron Chef, will captivate your sense of taste and aesthetics.
Uni - The hotel's contemporary sashimi bar can comfortably seat 21 guests. Fresh fish is prepared using a fine balance of exotic herbs and spices. Delicacies also include Kobe beef, sea urchin with quail egg, and rock shrimp tempura. Sake is served by the pitcher or by the cup. Uni delivers a hip atmosphere, while award-winning Chef Ken Oringer and his team create the freshest dishes before your eyes behind the open glass sushi bar.
Nearby Things to Do
Guests of the Eliot Suite Hotel - Boston receive complimentary passes to the Boston Sports Club, less than 1 block away.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Kayaking nearby
- Sailing nearby
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- Accessible parking
- In-room accessibility
- Accessibility equipment for the deaf
- Braille or raised signage
Minimum check-in age is 21
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is noon
Pets allowed, Only dogs are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 1, Pet maximum weight in lb is 40
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.
No rollaway/extra beds available
- Fee for full breakfast: USD 21.95 per person (approximately)
- Valet parking fee: USD 42 per night
We should mention
Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.
Awards & Affiliations
- The Eliot Hotel is listed in the 2013 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2013 Travel + Leisure 500.