The capital of Massachusetts and de-facto capital of New England, Boston is primarily known for three things: its academics, its sports, and its history. Its plethora of museums, historical sights, live performances, and a lively dining and shopping scene make it one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country.

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Search for hotels in Boston, 3 miles west in Cambridge, 4 miles southwest in Brookline, 4 miles northeast in Revere and 3 miles northwest in Somerville.

Downtown Boston is really the heart of the city. Many companies and agencies have their headquarters in the area, and City Hall and the State House are also located here.


South Boston is densely populated – known for three deckers and rowhouses, there are single family homes in the neighborhood too.

The Back Bay was once a stagnant pool of water behind the Public Garden.

Jamaica Plain is a part of the City of Boston. Diversity is the strength of “JP,” as it is lovingly referred to by residents.

This section of Boston is rich with Italian culture, that's why the North End is known as “Little Italy.” While walking around this neighborhood, you can hear people talking in Italian.

One of Boston's most historic and beautiful neighborhoods, Beacon Hill is geographically demarcated by Cambridge Street to the North, Beacon Street to the South, Storrow Drive to the West, and Bowdoin Street to the East.

Fenway-Kenmore - Home of The Fens, The Fenway, Fenway Park, the Citgo Sign, and Kenmore Square, as well as several colleges and fine arts institutions.

Allston-Brighton, Massachusetts is a part of the city of Boston, though it has alternated annexation over the years.

A lot of neighborhoods claim to be diverse, but East Boston is the real deal.

Boston's Chinatown was built on a landfill, though this is no longer apparent; what now identifies this area is the truly mixed uses of land.

Boston's Charlestown was the traditional home of employees at the now-decommissioned Navy Yard.

Dorchester is in Boston. This article also includes Mattapan, which was historically a part of Dorchester.

The South End, with its blocks of Victorian brick row houses, upscale restaurants, and art galleries, is swiftly becoming one of the most popular places to live in Boston.

Boston Hotels


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15 Beacon Street, Boston
+1 617-670-1500

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90 Tremont Street, Boston
+1 617-772-5800

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1 Court Street, Boston
+1 617-979-8100

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161 Devonshire Street, Boston
+1 617-357-6400

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1 Avenue de Lafayette, Boston
+1 617-912-1234

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10 Avery Street, Boston
+1 617-574-7100

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26 North Street, Boston
+1 617-523-3600

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5 Blossom Street, Boston
+1 617-742-7630

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250 Franklin Street, Boston
+1 617-451-1900

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25 Charles Street, Boston
+1 617-723-1133

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