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The Westin Boston Waterfront, Boston, United States of America

4-star4 stars
425 Summer St, Boston, MA, 02210, United States of America

4-star hotel with indoor pool, connected to the convention center, near Boston Convention and Exhibition Center
  • Free WiFi in lobby
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From 3,202 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Great location
Fantastic service
Great pool
Complaints about WiFi

The Westin Boston Waterfront, Boston, United States of America

from NZ$173
  • Traditional Room, 1 King Bed
  • Traditional Room, 2 Double Beds
  • Room, 1 King Bed, View
  • Room, 1 King Bed
  • Junior Suite, Harbor View
  • Premium Room, 2 Double Beds
  • Premium Room, 1 King Bed, View
  • Executive Room, 1 Twin Bed, Non Smoking (SW-M)
  • Room, City View

What’s around The Westin Boston Waterfront, Boston, United States of America


  • In Seaport District
  • Boston Convention and Exhibition Center - 1 min walk
  • World Trade Center - 5 min walk
  • Institute of Contemporary Art - 7 min walk
  • Boston Children's Museum - 10 min walk
  • Boston Tea Party Ship - 11 min walk
  • Boston Harbor - 13 min walk
  • Black Falcon Cruise Terminal - 16 min walk

Getting around

  • Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.) - 5 min drive
  • Norwood, MA (OWD-Norwood Memorial) - 29 min drive
  • Bedford, MA (BED-Laurence G. Hanscom Field) - 32 min drive
  • Beverly, MA (BVY-Beverly Municipal) - 38 min drive
  • Lawrence, MA (LWM-Lawrence Municipal) - 36 min drive
  • Boston South Station - 14 min walk
  • Boston North Station - 3 min drive
  • Boston JFK-UMass Station - 5 min drive
  • Downtown Crossing Station - 20 min walk
  • Boylston Station - 23 min walk
  • Broadway Station - 24 min walk

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 793 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 16 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in/out

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Travelling with others


  • Up to 3 children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets stay free


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms *



  • Valet parking *

  • Car charging point

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 3 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • Indoor pool
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Spa tub 1
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
Working away
  • Business center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 27
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 19160
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1780
  • Conference center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Elevator
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Closed captioned TV
  • Height-adjustable showerhead
  • Lever door handles
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Down comforter
  • Pillowtop mattress
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Pay movies
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Free local calls
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Sauciety- American Grill - This restaurant serves breakfast and lunch. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required.

Birch Bar and Patio - This cocktail bar serves dinner only. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

MJ OConnors - This pub serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

City Bar - This cocktail bar serves dinner only. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

The Westin Boston Waterfront, Boston, United States of America’s small print

Also known as

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Tax ID - C0015300351
  • Pool access available from 5:00 AM to midnight.
  • Optional extras

    Self parking costs USD 40.00 per day

    Valet parking costs USD 50.00 per day

    Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of USD 30 per person (approximately)

    WiFi is available in guestrooms for USD 12.95 per night (rates may vary)

    Wired Internet access is available in guestrooms for USD 12.95 per night (rates may vary)

    We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

    Most helpful reviewsReviews are sorted based on what customers found most helpful and our recommendations

    Fabulous 8.6 From 1,070 reviews

    Exceptional 10.0
    Great Location/Pool
    My family and I stayed here for the 2018 Boston Fan Expo. We arrived via bus to South Station depot and it was either a 10 minute walk or 5 min cab ride.The hotel was huge and the lobby was gorgeous. Our concierge Natalie was so pleasant and welcoming. Our room and beds were bigger than expected (double beds) and very cozy and clean. The staff were nice and while at the convention I decided to get a tattoo - afterwards I realized that I did not have any anti-bacterial ointment with me so I called the front desk to asked about the closest CVS and instead they had security bring me packets up to my room. My kids and I enjoyed the pool which is opened until 12AM and has a small hot tub next to it. The gym located right next to it is like an all out gym membership type of gym. The locker rooms and all were nice and cleanly. It was so convenient to attend the Boston Fan Expo convention (got to meet Jeff Goldblum and the cast from Back to the Future :) since there is a bridge that connects you from the inside. I was able to get free wifi in the room when I signed up to become a member so make sure to inquire about that if you have to pay for wifi. There was no free breakfast included - instead a restaurant buffet for $26 per person. Instead, we opted to go across the street to Dunkin Donuts and was able to feed everyone and then some for one price of $30 :) - as for dinner we walked over the little bridge and was able to go to some diners. Overall we will def come back here again
    Jessica, us2 night family trip
    Very good 8.0
    I will start off with the negatives: When I checked into the hotel, I gave them my credit card for a card authorization which I thought from experience would be $200 maybe $300 hold, they charged $1500 (the total cost of my stay + room for incedentials) with out any warning! When I asked the person checking me in at the front desk why she wouldn’t alert me of the amount they would be charging she rudely responded “it’s on your itinerary, you should already know” and quickly challenged me to call the manager over. I’ve stayed at many hotels before, never heard of that procedure and would highly recommend training employees on how to talk to customers with less attitude. Other than that the rest of the stay was fine, the bar tender in the lobby was cool, bell hop was great, concierge was helpful, having a Starbucks in the lobby was convenient and the hotels locations to restaurants and attractions was perfect. I called the front desk and complained to the manager, since then nothing has been done. So simply out of principle I will not return to this hotel, not after the way one particular employee who works at the front desk treated me.
    usOther trip
    Poor 2.0
    Bad service for so much $
    Booked a King, when we got there they said they had none left. We got in late and we were starving. They were having a labor dispute with some of their workers. No room service available. A completely empty mini bar. Too late for the restaurant/bars to serve us food. No mention of the dimished services when we booked the room. When we mentioned this to front desk, they just shrugged and pointed us to a (poorly stocked) vending machine. We moved to the Aloft down the street, who are having the same worker dispute. They were so classy about it. Aloft desk told us what was happening, offered us extra SPG points or 25% off our first night, had some breakfast set up in the AM complimetary. Free waters, etc. Aloft handled it so well. We called the Westin to let them know how unhappy we were and what Aloft did for us, and the manager we talked to didn’t care at all, wouldn’t do a thing for us. I understand labor disputes happen, but if the customer suffers because of it, something should be done. (Also my wife has pain issues and is legally handicapped, although not in a wheelchair. Being able to order room service if she is in pain is can be very important to us).
    us1 night romance trip
    Very good 8.0
    Great location, staff & amenities, noisy room
    Everything about this hotel was spot on great until I tried to sleep. Staff were wonderful, hotel location perfect for my needs since it was where I needed to be in the Seaport area and easy to get to with Silver line T stop a quick walk away. The lobby is beautiful, room was spacious, spotlessly clean, ample bath room space with luxurious rain shower, comfy chair where I could sit and enjoy the view, Then I tried to sleep. Shortly after I first dozed I was awakened by a man’s voice coming from a distant somewhere, dim enough that I could not make out what he was saying but loud enough to be irritating. It seemed he might be talking on the phone since I could not hear another voice. I managed to go back to sleep, wishing I’d brought ear plugs. But I continued to be awakened off and on into the early morning by this man as well as others talking in rooms around me as well as people walking around above me. The last time I looked at the clock it was 3 AM. I realize a hotel cannot be responsible for noisy guests and that it is nearly impossible to sound proof rooms. So this Is just a heads up to bring your ear plugs if you want a good night’s sleep.
    usOther trip
    Fair 4.0
    Delayed flight put us arriving at 1:30am. One staff member working the desk. He left w/out explaining anything and no one came back for almost 10 minutes though various staff entered and exited the side door. By now there are 3 groups waiting for service. Knocked on the staff door. Staff came out and in a raised voiced told me I shouldn't have knocked on the door. Staff member also grabbed my cell phone when I was going to take a pic of his nametag. Continued to speak to me in a raised voice. Room was supposed to have a roll away. It didn't. Had to get one brought up at 1:45am. Drawer to nightstand had to be propped shut as it kept opening. When I spoke to a manager about the behavior from night 1, she said it had been addressed but they couldn't do anything to compensate me as it had been booked through Expedia. I contacted Expedia who had to contact Westin. Westin denied providing any refunds and Expedia isn't either. So be wary when booking through Expedia in regards to getting compensation for problems from hotels. Would NOT recommend booking Westin due to this policy.
    Mark, usOther trip

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