$199 Avg/night
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Boston Marriott Long Wharf

4 stars
296 State, Street, Boston, MA 02109
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
4.1
out of 5
111 reviews
Lovely Short Stay

We've been wanting to stay at the Marriott Long Wharf for years but had never gotten around to it.... See full review

  • Lindahh
  • May 26, 2014
Love this place!!!!!

Excellent hotel with always fabulous service. Everyone is always so helpful. The location is... See full review

  • Sicca
  • Mar 24, 2014
Though only built in 1982, Boston Marriott Long Wharf hotel sits within an integral part of Boston's history and the 17th century focal point of Boston's sea trade. Emulating the warehouse-feel of the old city, the diamond structure is matched inside with the geometric lighting and wall design of the Waterline Dining Room. Admire the interiors as you sample some traditional New England seafood platters, or drop by the neighboring bar for a Long Island Iced Tea. During the warmer months, make the most of the pool area, which opens to a sunny terrace with a great view of the harbor.
Key facts
  • 15 suites
  • 397 guestrooms
  • 17 conference/event spaces
  • Indoor pool and whirlpool
  • Gym
  • Restaurants: Waterline
  • Lounge and bar
  • Virtual concierge service
  • ATM and foreign exchange
Neighborhood
The Boston Marriott Long Wharf is right at the nucleus of downtown Boston, beside both historic sites and modern marvels, from the Bunker Hill Monument to the New England Aquarium on the adjacent pier. If you are traveling to Boston on business, the financial district is a brief walk from the hotel. Guests can enjoy Christopher Columbus Waterfront Park next door, or browse the peddlers' wares and street food carts at 250-year-old Quincy Market, just five minutes away.
Hints and tips
North End is a favorite local spot for a casual bite so if a long day's networking is nearly over, head to eateries like aptly-named Neptune Oyster.

More adventurous diners should check out the ever-popular Giacomo's, easily spotted by the long line of customers by the door.

This is not a comprehensive list of fees. Any amounts listed above may not include taxes and are subject to change.

Hotel Map

42.3601 -71.0509
Area served
Boston
Nearby airports
Boston Logan International Airport, (BOS), 3.40, MI, W; T F Green Airport, (PVD), 59.90, MI, NE;
Area description
Oceanfront

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Amenities

  • High-speed internet
  • Indoor pool
  • Non Smoking
General
Air conditioned
Non Smoking
Elevators
Ice machine
Activities
Indoor pool
Fitness center or spa
Fitness Center
Exercise gym
Sauna
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Coffee maker in room
Lounge
Room service
Vending machines
Services
24 hour front desk
Business center
Maid service
Laundry service
Express check in
Guest laundromat
Express checkout
Concierge desk
Laundry/Valet services
ATM/Cash machine
Security
Wake-up service
In-Room Safe
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Car rental desk
Barber shop
Barber/Beauty shop
FAX
Video checkout
Currency exchange
Drugstore
Florist
Internet
High-speed internet
Parking
Valet parking
Accessibility
Accessible facilities
Room
DVD player
Television with cable
Radio
Cordless phone
Safe
Phone with speaker
Telephone
AM/FM alarm clock
Free newspaper
Hairdryer in room
Turndown service
Bathroom telephone
Cribs available
In room movies
Sofa bed
Temperature control
Shower
Iron
Ironing board
Bath tub
Bidet
Wet bar

Nearby points of interest

  • Boston National Historical Park: 0.3 mi
  • The Paul Revere House: 0.3 mi
  • Faneuil Hall: 0.3 mi
  • Site of the Boston Massacre: 0.3 mi
  • New England Holocaust Memorial: 0.3 mi
  • Old North Church: 0.5 mi
  • Boston Children's Museum: 0.6 mi
  • TD Garden: 0.7 mi
  • TD Banknorth Garden: 0.7 mi
  • African Meeting House: 0.7 mi
  • Beacon Hill: 0.8 mi
  • Boston Chinatown: 0.8 mi
  • Boston Common: 0.9 mi
  • Louisburg Square: 0.9 mi
  • USS Constitution Museum: 1 mi
  • Boston National Historical Park: 0.3 mi
  • The Paul Revere House: 0.3 mi
  • Faneuil Hall: 0.3 mi
  • Site of the Boston Massacre: 0.3 mi
  • New England Holocaust Memorial: 0.3 mi
  • Old North Church: 0.5 mi
  • Boston Children's Museum: 0.6 mi
  • TD Garden: 0.7 mi
  • TD Banknorth Garden: 0.7 mi
  • African Meeting House: 0.7 mi
  • Beacon Hill: 0.8 mi
  • Boston Chinatown: 0.8 mi
  • Boston Common: 0.9 mi
  • Louisburg Square: 0.9 mi
  • USS Constitution Museum: 1 mi
  • Convention and Exhibition Center: 1 mi
  • Charlestown Navy Yard: 1.1 mi
  • Bunker Hill Monument: 1.2 mi
  • Copley Square: 1.3 mi
  • Cruiseport Boston: 1.4 mi
  • Trinity Church: 1.4 mi
  • Boston Public Library: 1.6 mi
  • Skywalk Observatory: 1.8 mi
  • Berklee College of Music: 2.1 mi
  • Symphony Hall: 2.2 mi
  • Matthews Arena: 2.2 mi
  • Fenway Park: 2.5 mi
  • Castle Island: 2.5 mi
  • Museum of Fine Arts: 2.6 mi
  • John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum: 3.2 mi
  • Agganis Arena: 3.5 mi
  • Arnold Arboretum: 5.7 mi

Dining

Waterline
Serving classic New England fare, menus include small plates for sharing, sandwiches, salads and large plates for hearty appetites, all prepared with fresh, locally-sourced ingredients. An extensive drink menu features fine wines and creative cocktails.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
04:00 PM
Check-out:
12:00 PM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Guest Reviews (111)

Ratings and reviews for Boston Marriott Long Wharf

Overall score

4.1 / 5
5.01.0
111 out of 111
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4.6
Hotel staff:
4.3
Room comfort:
4.3
Location:
4.9
Value:
3.7

93% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of Boston Marriott Long Wharf

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Hogarth
Boston, ma
Mar 31, 2014

Great location and atmosphere

This was a perfect location for a weekend getaway with easy access to the north end and fanuel hall. The hotel lobby is very lively and the staff is inviting. We brought desert back from the north end and decided to sit in the lobby and eat it. The staff offered to bring us silverware! There is an extensive collection of books in the lobby lounge as well and we enjoyed looking through many of them. Had breakfast at the waterline restaurant in the hotel and it was a little pricey but the quality and taste of the good was excellent. The room was quite average and a little dated but still comfortable. I would return again mainly to enjoy the ambiance and the great location and views. If the price were similar, though, I would seriously consider one of the newer waterfront hotels next time.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
3
Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

The north end is the place to eat. Get desert from modern pastry.

Review of Boston Marriott Long Wharf

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Syracuse, NY
Mar 8, 2011

Everything we needed

Great location, clean, staff very attentive. Breakfast buffet wonderful. Could not ask for anything more. Convenient to subway to get to all areas of Boston. Will stay there again and recommend hotel to anyone who wants to park their car and not drive again for their whole stay.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Do not try to drive your car around Boston. Great walking city.

Review of Boston Marriott Long Wharf

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Funsy
Lexington, ky
Apr 2, 2010

Pretty Good

Fantastic city, hotel has great location to get around. Fresh fruit and helpful staff. Pool is small though.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Review of Boston Marriott Long Wharf

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Giarhead
Alexandria, VA
Feb 15, 2010

Great location

My husband and I just stayed one night. It is conveniently located to the T and is in a great location. The price we paid was right for this hotel. Usually it is too expensive for our budget, but because of the time of year (Feb), it was affordable. If we had paid more, we would have been a little disappointed as it appears to be an older hotel, although the rooms are nicely renovated. There are plenty of hotels near the wharf that aren't as overpriced. The bar hotel was nice and we were able to order room service late into the night. Friendly, helpful staff.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Dining tip: Short drive from hotel

Take the T water taxi over to the Tavern on the Water in Charlestown. It offers great views and great food in a relaxing atmosphere.

Review of Boston Marriott Long Wharf

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
henduck
Long Island, New York
Jan 6, 2014

A nice hotel in a nice location.

A nice hotel in a nice location... right on the Harbor. Great gym. Parking and breakfast were a bit expensive IMO.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
3
Review of Boston Marriott Long Wharf

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
MistyG
Kensington, CT
Oct 14, 2009

Great location and friendly staff

The Longwarf Marriott was one of the most friendly hotels we stayed at while visiting Boston. The rooms were clean and well stocked and the location is perfect. A brief walk to Quincy Market, North End and an array of enterment. The Haunted Grave and underground tour was great (funny). Boston is a great town.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Italian food is wonderful. Also, the No Name Restaurant for seafood. The Union Oyster Bar is a short walk too, not to mention the eatery in Quincy Market.

Review of Boston Marriott Long Wharf

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Wilbraham MA
Nov 16, 2009

Primed Hotel

We saw the show "Fiddler on the Roof" which was wonderful and checked out a few colleges for our H.S. junior.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
3
Review of Boston Marriott Long Wharf

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
lititz pa
Jun 22, 2009

nice time

The room had an odor and felt very damp. One night there was a lot of hall noise, possibly because our room was next to the entrance from the outdoor deck. The location was fabulous!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
3
Review of Boston Marriott Long Wharf

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Sabby wabby
Boston, Massachusetts
Nov 11, 2013

Great getaway

This hotel was great. Location was great, everyone was really friendly and helpful! The only thing was the price. It's one of the most expensive hotels and it's not out of the ordinary. The hotel was beautiful but the actual rooms were ok. We could of paid a little less for another hotel like this. Besides that beds were comfy right next to the beautiful harbor!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
2
Review of Boston Marriott Long Wharf

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
lititz pa
Jun 22, 2009

nice time

The room had an odor and felt very damp. One night there was a lot of hall noise, possibly because our room was next to the entrance from the outdoor deck. The location was fabulous!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
3
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