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Holiday Inn Boston Bunker Hill Area, an IHG Hotel

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30 Washington Street, Somerville, MA 02143
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitised in high-temperature wash
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Individually wrapped toiletries
Updated 22/04/05 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 22/04/05 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#1 of 4 in Somerville
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Our Boston Area Hotel located in the City of Somerville, less than one mile from the City of Boston just 1.6 miles from Encore Casino and surrounded by rich history and landmarks. Our location is ideal for tourists, corporate travelers and families alike! The hotel is nestled between some of Boston's best known colleges and universities and global corporations. With our address, you are just minutes from Boston and Cambridge, four miles from Boston Logan Airport and close to Fenway Park, home of the Boston Red Sox and TD Garden, home to both the Boston Celtics and Boston Bruins. Hotel conveniently located within a short distance of top attractions and destinations such as Faneuil Hall, NE Aquarium, TD Garden, MIT, Harvard University, Tufts University, Bunker Hill Monument, USS Constitution, Assembly Row for shopping and dining. Our hotel is family-friendly!
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Property amenities
Paid private parking on-site
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Game room
Table tennis
Highchairs available
Parking
Wifi
Pool / beach towels
Indoor pool
Heated pool
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Kids' meals
Snack bar
Vending machine
Baggage storage
Gift shop
Newspaper
Non-smoking hotel
ATM on site
24-hour front desk
Express check-in / check-out
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
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Room features
Blackout curtains
Air conditioning
Desk
Housekeeping
Room service
Cable / satellite TV
Flatscreen TV
Bath / shower
Safe
Telephone
Wardrobe / wardrobe
Iron
Private bathrooms
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Room types
City view
Non-smoking rooms
Suites
Family rooms
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HOTEL CLASS
HOTEL STYLE
Modern
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish, Chinese, Polish

Location

Full view
63Somewhat walkable
Grade: 63 out of 100
55Restaurantswithin 1 km
2Attractionswithin 1 km
582Reviews20Q+A78Room tips
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marie w wrote a review Apr 2022
Webster, New York1 contribution
My husband, daughter and I arrived on check in date and although we assumed we had a room with two queen beds, we were told that they only had a room with a king bed and they would deliver a cot to our room. Cot was delivered, lo and behold, it was broken. They left and we had to call to get a replacement. Husband took a shower in the very dated bathroom and when he hung his wet towel on the towel rack, it fell off the wall. When we returned to our room on Monday, April 18th, at 5:00 pm, no maid service had been performed. My daughter, who had just completed the Boston Marathon, had no clean towels to shower with. We called the front desk and were assured that fresh towels would be delivered immediately. They arrived at approximately 8:45 pm. I would not recommend this hotel. I'm sure they were overwhelmed by the marathon guests, however, there are certainly better options to be had in Boston.
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Date of stay: April 2022
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Erin D wrote a review Apr 2022
Denver, Colorado7 contributions
Most of my experience at this hotel was a let down from check in to my room having lots of things missing or broken. The bed was clean and comfy if anything. Bathroom light wouldn’t turn off, bathtub and shower were sort of functional, and only after I showered did I realize my room didn’t have a hairdryer. There was a hole patched up where one might have been at one time. Front desk had none to offer. Breakfast staff, although friendly never brought our coffee or even water until we were already done eating ( all three mornings) Kind of a run down place at this point and needs much staff training.
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Date of stay: April 2022Trip type: Travelled
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Response from IHG Service, Owner at Holiday Inn Boston Bunker Hill Area, an IHG Hotel
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Hello Erin D, Thank you greatly for taking the time to provide such valuable feedback. We appreciate you for choosing Holiday Inn Boston Bunker Hill Area as your travel stay. Please accept my sincere apologies for all the inconvenience during your stay. We care about the comfort of our guests and we are determined to provide an excellent and memorable guest experience. I have alerted the hotel management about your comments surrounding your reservation and will take action as soon as possible so we may improve moving forward. We hope that you can give us another opportunity to serve you in a near future. Best Regards, Zel N Case Manager IHGService
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Ian B wrote a review Nov 2021
Nuneaton, United Kingdom96 contributions51 helpful votes
Nice hotel with friendly staff. Had been spoilt in the intercontinental in the centre of Boston which was perfect but this does what it says on the tin - great value and only $2 on the subway down town. Not much nearby but if it’s a bed you want look no further
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Date of stay: November 2021Trip type: Travelled
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Surfpuck wrote a review Sep 2021
Long Beach, New York17 contributions4 helpful votes
I booked three nights with points through Chase Ultimate Travel and all went well in that regard. I arrived at 12:10, early again, hoping that one, just one room ,would be available to rest my weary bones after a long drive. But I was told that nothing was available and nothing , repeat NOTHING, would be available until 2:30 or 3:00 PM. The young lady saiid I could leave my luggage though which I chose not to do. Instead I drove around for half an hour and finally came upon a McDonalds where I spent over an hour. I returned to the hotel at 2:30 and did gain entry for a room. Now its important to remember that I was booked for 3 nights An inspection of the room revealed that there was no soap. Not even one of those tiny bars one usually gets in an no star type place. The next morning I discovered that there was one, ONE, regular coffee pod for the coffee maker and two , TWO creamers. And there were two of those cardboard cups. Three nights already! There not being a cart anywhere in sight , a trip to the front desk was made and , after digging through a drawer , the lady on duty handed me 3 pods. The following day I needed ice and couldn’t find the ice machine so I asked the cleaning person where it was and he pointed down the hall and said something that I didnt understand but I headed down the hall and never did find the ice machine after walking around for awhile. Fortunately the room has a small fridge which served its purpose.. Due to a family situation I had to check out after 2 nights. The lady at the front desk said that any refund or credit could only be arranged with Chase. When I called Chase I was told that only the property could arrange something I was put on hold while the Chase rep called the hotel and when she returned on the line ,she said that the manager at the property said it was not refundable. There is a $20 per night parking charge to be aware of. And the restaurant and bar were only open for breakfast LESSONS LEARNED. Most of the time you are not going to be able to check in early, especially with chain properties. And bring your own soap, coffee makings etc.
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Date of stay: September 2021Trip type: Travelled
Room Tip: Bring your own soap, coffee makings,etc.
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stan s wrote a review Aug 2021
2 contributions2 helpful votes
Room was fine- other than the fact that there was one bar of soap for the whole room; one coffee cup for two people and very limited toiletries. After a full day of touring came back to the room (8:00PM) expecting to shower, get a good night's sleep and get an early start the next day. The room was not cleaned, not made up nor were there any clean towels, etc. Called the front desk, spoke with Kathleen (mgr) and asked that the room be correctly made up. Kathleen first blamed covid for new rules, them blame me for not noticing some writing on a bulletin board in the lobby. Kathleen did have the room made up about an hour later after we went down to the lobby personally to again complain. Kathleen told us if we left our home phone number someone would call the following Tuesday to discuss compensation for all the inconveniences. The call never came. Did Kathleen just want end the conversation by promising something she knew would not come to fruition? It worked except for this review. It would have been nice to be told of the "new rules" upon check-in. Also they charge you $20..00 each day for parking.
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Date of stay: July 2021
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PRICE RANGE
US$232 - US$291 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United StatesMassachusettsSomerville
NUMBER OF ROOMS
184
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Frequently Asked Questions about Holiday Inn Boston Bunker Hill Area, an IHG Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to Holiday Inn Boston Bunker Hill Area, an IHG Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Urban Axes Boston (1.1 km), Cambridge Antique Market (1.0 km), and Union Square (1.1 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Holiday Inn Boston Bunker Hill Area, an IHG Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include an indoor pool, free wifi, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Holiday Inn Boston Bunker Hill Area, an IHG Hotel?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and blackout curtains.
What food & drink options are available at Holiday Inn Boston Bunker Hill Area, an IHG Hotel?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Holiday Inn Boston Bunker Hill Area, an IHG Hotel?
Yes, paid private parking on-site is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Holiday Inn Boston Bunker Hill Area, an IHG Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Tavern at the End of the World, Mount Vernon Restaurant, and Bronwyn.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Holiday Inn Boston Bunker Hill Area, an IHG Hotel?
Yes, guests have access to an indoor pool and a fitness centre during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at Holiday Inn Boston Bunker Hill Area, an IHG Hotel?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Holiday Inn Boston Bunker Hill Area, an IHG Hotel?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, Chinese, and Polish.
Are there any historical sites close to Holiday Inn Boston Bunker Hill Area, an IHG Hotel?
Many travellers enjoy visiting The Printing Office of Edes & Gill (2.8 km), Old North Church & Historic Site (2.8 km), and Longfellow House Washington's Headquarters National Historic Site (3.7 km).