Best of Boston

Best Boutique Hotel

2017 Best Boutique Hotel

The Envoy Hotel

Since opening its doors in 2015, the Envoy has served as a hip Seaport hangout for tourists and locals alike. Lodgers get to kick back [...] read more»
2015 Best Boutique Hotel

The Verb Hotel

This former HoJo is now a stylish hotel with a rock 'n' roll soul. Its rooms feature pop artifacts like backstage passes for the J. [...] read more»
2014 Best Boutique Hotel

Inn at St. Botolph

The fanny pack and walking shoes may mark you as a tourist, but your digs definitely won’t. Tucked away in the Back Bay, this brownstone [...] read more»
2013 Best Boutique Hotel

Nine Zero

Hip enough for Justin Bieber and Lady Gaga, yet sophisticated enough to attract the likes of Bill Clinton, Nine Zero treats all its guests like [...] read more»
2012 Best Boutique Hotel

XV Beacon

Once the big chains got wise to the fact that people like to stay in quirky, independent places when they travel, the term "boutique hotel" [...] read more»
2011 Best Boutique Hotel

Nine Zero

While not entirely indie—it's part of the Kimpton hotel group—Nine Zero is a singularly splendid place to lay your head. All rooms boast robes, European [...] read more»
2011 Best Boutique Hotel, Nantucket

Union Street Inn

Set inside an old whaler's mansion, this classic inn gets high points for service and design. Owners Ken and Deborah Withrow boast boutique-hotel and retail [...] read more»
2011 Best Boutique Hotel, Martha's Vineyard

Hob Knob

Set back from the hubbub of downtown Edgartown, this eco-friendly, 17-room manse is quiet, unpretentious, and posh. (JFK himself once stayed here after an exhausting [...] read more»
2011 Best Boutique Hotel, Cape Cod

Harbor Hotel Provincetown

Shady motor inns might be quintessential Cape Cod, but we don't have to like 'em. So we're thrilled to see the old Cape Inn reborn [...] read more»
2006 Best Boutique Hotel

Eliot Hotel

Austere lobbies and high-tech doodads certainly make an impression, but too many new luxury hotels try to conceal poor service behind flashy interior decorating. The [...] read more»
2005 Best Boutique Hotel

Nine Zero

The city is smitten with Nine Zero. And what's not to love? Travelers embrace its classic contemporary elegance, streamlined design, and central downtown location. The [...] read more»
2004 Best Boutique Hotel

Nine Zero Hotel

Nine Zero is at once international and approachable: Its rooms are trendy but luxurious, the service hip but not obnoxious. Amenities include Mario Russo bath [...] read more»
2003 Best Boutique Hotel

Nine Zero

Posh boutique hotels have been sprouting up with Starbucks-like ferocity. But for the ultimate experience in luxury and style, nothing in Boston compares to Nine [...] read more»
2002 Best Boutique Hotel

Nine Zero

It may be the newbie on the block, but Nine Zero has swiftly wooed the city with its soft contemporary design and sleek sense of [...] read more»
2001 Best Boutique Hotel

The Eliot Suite Hotel

Spending a night at the Eliot feels like lodging at a well-run, luxurious hotel on the French Riviera. This hotel prides itself on its European [...] read more»