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Escape to downtown Boston 

All travel journeys follow a unique path – sometimes metaphorically but often literally – like the Freedom Trail, a pathway through history that begins very near to our luxury downtown hotel’s Boston location. From The Ritz-Carlton, Boston, follow the trail and experience not only the city’s revolutionary beginnings, but its vibrant present, a city that ignites and delights a panoply of passions – from art to architecture, from food to fashion, from sports to scintillating night life. A sanctuary of modern urban luxury that sits between the Boston Theater District and the Financial District, this luxury downtown Boston hotel is front and center to it all; the perfect retreat for guests to enjoy:

  • 193 well-appointed contemporary guest rooms, including 43 suites, many with dramatic skyline and Boston Common park views
  • Exclusive Club Level Lounge with dedicated concierge and various culinary offerings
  • Equinox Sports Club, directly connected to the hotel: 100,000-square-foot luxury sports and fitness complex designed to fulfill your every fitness need 
  • Access to The Spa at the Equinox Sports Club, which offers a variety of facials, massages, body treatments, beauty services and treatment packages
  • Avery Bar, a sleek and sophisticated bar and lounge that features specialty cocktails and a selection of small plates
  • The downtown hotel's dining restaurant, Artisan Bistro, featuring fresh, seasonal dishes, daily specials and unique signature items from Executive Chef Frank Kassner
  • $1 million art collection
  • Stylish and sophisticated ballroom overlooking Boston Common.

Guest Room Features & Amenities

  • 24-hour concierge services
  • 24-hour in-room dining
  • Large flat-screen televisions 
  • Same day laundry and dry cleaning services
  • Complimentary morning newspapers
  • Deluxe bedding 
  • Large marble soaking bathtubs and separate showers 
  • Bath butler and bath menu services
  • High-speed wireless Internet access for up to six (6) personal devices
  • Dual-line telephones with private voice mail
  • Portable telephone at bedside
  • Three telephones in each room including one in every bathroom
  • Bose radios with CD player in guest rooms and Bang & Olufsen stereos with CD player in guest suites
  • DVD/VHS Player/Recorders available for rental
  • In-room safe
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Hair dryer
  • All guest room windows open
  • Refrigerated honor bar
  • 10 ADA compliant/accessible rooms; roll-in showers available
  • Twice-daily housekeeping attention
  • On-premise pressing and valet services
  • Complimentary weekday morning limousine service from our luxury hotel to select areas around Boston
  • Evening turndown service
  • Complimentary overnight shoeshine
  • Professional massage therapist available upon request
  • Babysitting services available upon request
  • Special pet amenities

The Club Level

The Ritz-Carlton Club® Level redefines the luxury hotel experience, combining intimacy, comfort and exclusivity with the personalized service and attention to detail that are the hallmarks of The Ritz-Carlton. This oasis is often referred to as a hotel within a hotel, where a dedicated concierge attends to individual needs in a well-appointed, relaxed lounge environment. With continuous culinary offerings throughout the day (breakfast, light snacks, hors d' oeuvres, beverages and sweets) and access to a computer station – it is the ideal place to conduct business, plan a family outing or simply unwind.

Business Services

  • Copy service
  • Network/Internet printing
  • Notary public
  • Fee for each additional page of outgoing fax
  • Fee for first page of outgoing fax
  • Overnight delivery/pickup
  • Post/parcel
  • Full business center, onsite
  • On-site business center is staffed
  • Fax service
  • Translator

Property Features & Amenities

  • Connected to Equinox Sports Club, Boston: A 100,000 square foot luxury sports and fitness complex designed to fulfill your every fitness need. Recognized as the finest sports and fitness complex in the world, Equinox Sports Club, Boston features over 40 different sports and fitness options under one roof, offering the most popular and progressive facilities, services and programming combined with personalized service.
  • Nine meeting rooms accommodating groups from 10 to 350 people
  • The 19-screen AMC Loews Boston Common theater also available for meetings and events.

Hotel Policies

  • Check-in: 3 p.m.
  • Checkout: Noon
  • Cancellation: Permitted, without penalty, up to 24 hours prior to arrival. Cancellation fee with less than 24 hour notice is one night’s room cost, plus tax.
  • Pets: It is our pleasure to welcome your pets up to 60 pounds to stay with us as well. Additional fees, policies and amenities apply. Please inquire at time of reservation.
  • The Ritz-Carlton, Boston is a nonsmoking hotel.


  • AAA Five-Diamond Award Recipient
  • Condé Nast Traveler "Top 100 U.S. Hotels"


  • Main entrance
  • Registration desk
  • Accessible guest rooms have a 32 inch wide opening
  • Hotel has on site accessible self-parking
  • Route to accessible guest rooms is accessible
  • Restaurants and lounges
  • Meeting spaces
  • Spa entrance
  • Fitness center entrance
  • Business center entrance
  • Pathway to registration desk
  • Service animals allowed for persons with disabilities
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