When the Liberty opened in the old Charles Street jail, following a $150 million building renovation, it was met with the requisite jokes about white-collar inmates and doing time in the Clink (one of the hotel restaurants). The 298-room Liberty offers a 24/7 fitness center and concierge services as well as posh rooms with exposed-brick walls and Molton Brown toiletries. The 90-foot-high lobby alone is worth the visit.
Best of Boston 2010: Hotel Bar
THE BARS Social opportunity abounds at three in-house nightspots: the lobby bar, for cocktails and snacks; Alibi, wi...