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UltraLuxe Apt in Boston Brownstone2 in Prime Location
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4.9/5Exceptional! (58 reviews)
5 stars!

"This was our best rental experience by far. Great location- easy walking distance to Whole Foods and several breakfast places. The apartment itself is gorgeous- clean, spacious and contemporary. A beautiful place to gather and relax. With a washer and dryer, the very appointed kitchen - we had everything ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 14, 2020

UltraLuxe Apt in Boston Brownstone2 in Prime Location
Hyatt Regency Cambridge, Overlooking Boston
4 out of 5
0.3 km from Boston University
Free Cancellation
The price is CA $205 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (2,452 reviews)

"I loved the view from the hotel bed the MOST. Staff were VERY friendly and attentive! I enjoyed the serenity of the hotel! Im going back today and will continue to go back!"…"

Reviewed on May 10, 2020

Hyatt Regency Cambridge, Overlooking Boston
Beacon Inn 1087
2.5 out of 5
0.7 km from Boston University
The price is CA $102 per night
3.7/5Good! (345 reviews)

"Ancient style of property. Only 2 blocks from T stop."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 12, 2020

Beacon Inn 1087
UltraLuxe Apt in Boston Brownstone in Prime Area
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4.9/5Exceptional! (57 reviews)
Absolutely Stunning

"We could not be happier with our stay at this property, and have already booked a return visit. It is spacious, beautiful, impeccably clean, and located nicely between Cambridge and Downtown (the areas we had business in). The owner was warm and responsive. Highly recommended."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 31, 2020

UltraLuxe Apt in Boston Brownstone in Prime Area
Walking to Fenway Sunny Perfect Home
0.6 km from Boston University
The price is CA $241 per night
Walking to Fenway Sunny Perfect Home
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Boston Brownstone Good for 2 w/ Patio Area Near Fenway Longwood
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Historic Brownstone

"Great communication with owners. Easy to find. Subway green line runs right outside your steps, easy access to downtown within minutes. No or minimal parking. Lots of restaurants and amenities nearby. Safe walking neighborhood. Room was clean. Shared bathroom with other tenants in building. They ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 17, 2019

Boston Brownstone Good for 2 w/ Patio Area Near Fenway Longwood
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The price is CA $83 per night
Large Private Room Close to Fenway,bc,bu,publict
Sunny private room, Longwood, Fenway
Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Back Bay/Fenway
3 out of 5
0.6 km from Boston University
The price is CA $233 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (1,068 reviews)

"Location was fantastic. Hotel clean and staff pleasant . One big negative... lighting in the room was problematic. The main switch near the entryway had an option to control the entire apartment. There were no instructions or notices explaining how to deactivate the switch. It caused us to have no ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 9, 2020

Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Back Bay/Fenway
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Boston University is located in a vibrant area of Boston known for its top museums and interesting historical sites. The neighborhood is home to 21 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that works for your stay.

Staying Near Boston University

You can choose from 81 hotels and other accommodations within a mile of Boston University, including these picks:

  • Hyatt Regency Cambridge, Overlooking Boston: This 4-star hotel features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its pool and proximity to the airport.
  • Hotel Commonwealth: With a stay at this 4.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and a health club, along with free WiFi. Our customers like its family-friendly amenities and dining options.
  • The Verb Hotel: With a stay at this 3.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its dining options and overall value.

Things to See and Do Near Boston University

While you're in town visiting Boston University, you can explore everything there is to see and do within a few miles of the area.

You might want to spend some time browsing the exhibits at Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Museum of Science, or Boston Children's Museum. Copley Square, The Freedom Trail, and Kenmore Square are monuments to see when you're exploring the area around Boston University. You can watch performances at House of Blues Boston, Charles Playhouse, and Boch Center if you're interested in local theater.

Fenway Park and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) are some sights worth a visit in the area. Northeastern University is also located 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from Boston University, and Newbury Street is 1.5 mi (2.4 km) away.

Traveling around Boston University

You can walk to nearby metro stations including Packards Corner Station, Harvard Av. Station, and Griggs St. Station. If you'd like to venture around the area nearby, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Boston University?
Boston University is located in a vibrant area of Boston known for its beautiful river views and sporting events. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 217 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
What's the best place to stay near Boston University?
Hyatt Regency Cambridge, Overlooking Boston is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and an indoor pool. It’s located just a short 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Boston University. Other good choices within a short distance include Hotel Commonwealth and Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Back Bay/Fenway.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Boston University, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to still cancel and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Put your dates in and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to view the best options available near Boston University.
What can I see and do near Boston University?
Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Museum of Science, and Boston Children’s Museum feature captivating exhibits. Copley Square, The Freedom Trail, and Kenmore Square are landmarks that you won’t want to miss. You can watch performances at Boston Opera House, House of Blues Boston, and Charles Playhouse if you’re interested in local theater.
How can I get to Boston University?
With so many ways to get around, seeing all of the area near Boston University is easy. You can take advantage of metro transit at Museum of Fine Arts Station, Fenway Station, and Kenmore Station. To see more of the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Boston Yawkey Station or Boston Ruggles Station.

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