Hotel AKA Back Bay

Rated 8.7 in 876 reviews. 225 rooms.


Loews Boston, formerly the Boston Police Headquarters, offers an exclusive location; minutes from public transportation, fine dining, shopping, and attractions. Newly renovated guestrooms feature complimentary internet and iPod 5 docking stations.

This historic Back Bay district hotel is located in the former headquarters of the Boston Police Department. Free Wi-Fi is provided throughout the hotel and an on-site grill is available. Copley Square and Boston Common are both less than 500 metres away.

The modern, decorative rooms of the Hotel AKA Back Bay feature a 46-inch flat-screen TV. Ironing facilities and a work desk are included.

Guests can also enjoy Apothecary, a lobby lounge.

An on-site fitness centre and a business centre are open at all times for guests.

Hotel AKA Back Bay is 2.5 km from Fenway Park. The Boston Back Bay train station is a 5-minute walk away.

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Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near Hotel AKA Back Bay

  1. Flour Bakery + Cafe

    The raspberry seltzer will change your life.

    144 m from hotel
    131 Clarendon St

  2. Mistral

    Chateau de Sancerre wine is phenomenal. The tuna tartare is a lovely appetizer and goes well with the Sancerre.

    147 m from hotel
    223 Columbus Ave

  3. YogaWorks Back Bay

    Best Yoga studio! Great beginner & hip hop yoga classes

    265 m from hotel
    364 Boylston Street,

  4. Healthworks Fitness Center

    The Executive Director of Healthworks, Lauren Broadhurst, was featured in the July/Aug. '11 issue of FITNESS mag! We love the commitment to exercise AND service!

    294 m from hotel
    441 Stuart St

  5. Parish Cafe & Bar

    Zuni Roll - Amazing

    297 m from hotel
    361 Boylston St

  6. Georgetown Cupcake

    Washington, D.C.’s superstar cupcakery has finally migrated north to Boston, bringing a luscious Red Velvet cupcake topped with vanilla cream cheese frosting and a charming red-fondant heart.

    334 m from hotel
    83 Newbury St

  7. Urban Grape

    Fantastic selection of craft brews here!

    352 m from hotel
    303 Columbus Ave

  8. Mike & Patty's

    They take credit cards now!

    367 m from hotel
    12 Church St

  9. Copley Square

    Tortoise and Hare statue. Tribute to runners of Boston Marathon which ends near here. Created by Nancy Schon who also did Make Way for Ducklings statues. More via our blog

    387 m from hotel
    Boylston St

  10. Sorellina

    When a restaurant’s culinary substance matches its style, as Jamie Mammano’s eatery manages, that’s a beautiful thing.

    470 m from hotel
    1 Huntington Ave

  11. Boston Public Garden

    When the Red Sox are playing in the World Series, the "Make Way for Ducklings" statues are as excited as anyone in Beantown.

    0.5 km from hotel
    9 Arlington St

  12. Commonwealth Avenue Mall

    French-style boulevard established in 1856. Mall stretches 3/4 of a mile and 7 street blocks (each named alphabetically from A-H as you move away from Public Garden). More info in blog.<LINK>

    0.7 km from hotel
    Commonwealth Ave.