Overview

Kimpton Onyx Hotel

155 Portland Street, Boston, MA 02114, United States
+1 617 557 9955

AED 1073+

Overall guest ratings

8.6/10 Excellent
Based on 1,461 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.2
  • 9.1
  • 6.6
  • 5.3

Good to know

  • Comfortable beds
  • Clean rooms
  • Friendly service

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    About

    Location.

    Kimpton Onyx Hotel stands 1 block from the North and Haymarket subway stations in the Bulfinch Triangle District of Boston, Mass. The TD Garden is located 1 block from the hotel. Boston Common is less than 1 mile away.

    Hotel Features.

    This brick-and-glass boutique property features a contemporary lobby decorated with original artworks and flashes of vividly colored fabrics. The intimate Ruby Room restaurant features a stainless-steel chandelier, twinkling red lights, red-leather banquettes and tangerine-hued upholstered chairs. American-style fare includes sandwiches and salads. The restaurant is open for breakfast and dinner. The bar is open until late evening and serves its signature Ruby Red Martini. The hotel hosts a complimentary wine reception in the early evening. A computer is available for guest use, and print, fax and photocopy services are available for a fee. Complimentary wireless and wired Internet access are available throughout the hotel. Recreational amenities include a 24-hour, complimentary fitness room equipped with television-mounted cardiovascular machines, a universal weight machine, free weights and yoga balls. Water and headphones are complimentary. Pets are welcome, and dog-walking services are available for a fee.

    Guestrooms.

    This 11-story property offers 112 fashionable guestrooms furnished with ruby-red suede chairs, and decorated in ebony and taupe color schemes. Beds are draped with 350-thread count sheets and down comforters. Bathrooms feature charcoal-granite floors, pedestal sinks, leopard-print bathrobes, curved shower rods, and Gilchrist and Soames toiletries. Kimpton Onyx Hotel participates in the Kimpton company's green initiatives. The yoga channel airs on guestroom televisions, and the hotel provides complimentary mats and blocks. Guestrooms include CD players and the front desk offers a CD library. High-speed, wired, and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

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    Amenities

    • Parking
    • Fitness centre
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • ATM on-site
    • Car hire
    • Wi-Fi
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Bicycle hire
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Storage available
    • Business centre
    • Laundry facilities
    • Spa
    • Express check out
    • Safe
    • Internet (surcharge)
    • Wedding services
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 1,461 reviews
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.8 "88% thought the service was very professional."
      7.3 "Housekeeping was great, according to 73%."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.4 "City centre within easy reach, said 94%."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      8.6 "Easily accessible by car, said 86%."
    • 6.6 "Rooms are ok."
      6.6 "For only 66%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.3 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 63%."
      6.7 "Only 67% thought the shower was ok."
      6.7 "Only 67% thought the furniture was functional."
      6.7 "67% said the view was so-so."
      5.0 "50% thought the kitchenette was ok."
    • 5.7 "Average value."
      6.8 "The price was ok for 68%."
    • 5.5 "Sufficient wellness & sports facilities."
    • 5.3 "Internet is average."
    • 4.7 "Breakfast is below average."
      4.8 "52% said the breakfast was too expensive."
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    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 759 reviews
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.7 "Bar is amazing."
    • 8.7 "Location is great."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 6.7 "Rooms are ok."
      6.5 "For only 65%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.2 "Only 62% thought the shower was ok."
      5.0 "50% thought the kitchenette was ok."
      6.6 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 66%."
    • 6.1 "Average comfort."
      5.9 "For only 59%, the noise level was all right."
    • 5.9 "Average value."
    • 5.3 "Internet is average."
    • 4.8 "Breakfast is below average."
      4.6 "54% said the breakfast was too expensive."
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    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    Based on 511 reviews
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      9.4 "94% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.2 "82% said the reception staff was great."
      8.3 "83% thought the service was very professional."
    • 6.1 "Rooms are ok."
      6.3 "For only 63%, the bathroom was ok."
    • 5.6 "Average comfort."
      5.8 "For only 58%, the noise level was all right."
    • 5.2 "Internet is average."
    • 5.0 "Average value."
    • 4.3 "Breakfast is below average."
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    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    Based on 102 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.6 "Good amenities."
      7.2 "72% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 6.1 "Rooms are ok."
    • 5.6 "Average value."
    • 5.3 "Average comfort."
    • 4.9 "Breakfast is below average."
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    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    Based on 87 reviews
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.0 "80% said the reception staff was great."
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
    • 6.4 "Rooms are ok."
    • 5.4 "Average comfort."
    • 5.3 "Average value."
    • 4.7 "Internet is poor."
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    Good to know
    "Comfortable beds"
    "Clean rooms"
    "Friendly service"
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