Best Boston Hotels
Westin Boston Waterfront
Newly renovated with leopard-print pillows and a stone floor carved with fossil prints, the Westin’s chic lobby now matches the hotel’s impeccable service and great location next to the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center. For a unique tour of the city, ask the front desk for a Runner’s World map, filled with three-to-five-mile runs around the city. 425 Summer St., Boston, 617-532-4600, starwoodhotels.com/westin.
Westin Copley Place
Connected to the Hynes Convention Center by a sky bridge, and a short stroll from the shops at the Prudential Center, Copley Mall, and Newbury Street, the Westin Copley gives new meaning to mixing work and play. The 803 guest rooms are equipped with pillow top mattresses and marble bathrooms, and six eateries, ranging from Starbucks to Turner Fisheries, are just downstairs. 10 Huntington Ave., Boston, 617-262-9600, starwoodhotels.com/westin.