These 5 Boston Hotels Will Please Kids and Adults Alike

Megan Johnson | February 02, 2018

Pint-size tourists will enjoy the city of Boston just as much as adults, thanks to the endless opportunities for family fun. Say hello to the sea lions at the New England Aquarium, or explore the Discovery Center at the Museum of Science, designed specifically for kids ages 8 and under. The hardest part? Finding enough hours in the day to take advantage.

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Boston Marriott Long Wharf

Why it made the list

It's a family tourism bonanza on Long Wharf, particularly during the summer months. But it's for a good reason: the New England Aquarium is just steps away, and several trolley and tours go through the area. Kids will flip for the Marriott's indoor pool.

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Kendall Hotel

Why it made the list

Once the Engine 7 Firehouse, the Kendall still maintains a lot of its original character. It's full of collectibles that'll intrigue any curious kid, like an antique Chinese checkerboard, a ceramic Dalmatian, and a whimsical grandfather clock.

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Fairmont Copley Plaza

Why it made the list

It may be a luxe grand dame of Boston hotels, but the Fairmont Copley Plaza knows how to please the tykes too. Enjoy a visit with with resident canine Carlie Copley, a Black Lab who you'll find perched on her bed in the hotel lobby.

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Boston Marriott Copley Place

Why it made the list

Families can hop aboard Boston Duck Tours, or cruise through the bustling Prudential Center where there's enough shops and restaurants to please everyone in the family.

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Sheraton Boston Hotel

Why it made the list

A prime location in Copley Square means the Sheraton is close to some of Boston's biggest tourist draws, like the Boston Duck Tours, Fenway Park, and Newbury Street. A spacious saltwater swimming pool proves to be a hit with both kids and adults alike.

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