The XV Beacon of Fifteen Beacon Hotel is located at 15 Beacon Street in Boston, MA. The hotel was built in 1903 on Beacon Hill; it is in the Beaux Arts building. The hotel is located in the ideal location for tourist, travelers and anyone else looking for a luxury stay in Boston. Rooms at the XV Beacon begin at $295 a night depending on the room itself, with the number of services and amenities in addition to the hotels proximity to area attractions the hotel is worth the cost of the stay.
The rooms at the XV Beacon are furnished with antique furniture. There are a number of amenities in the room such as a gas fire place and three telephones that include a cordless and two two-line speaker phones for guest's convenience. The rooms also have Internet access at no costs and 42 inch flat screen televisions including one is in the bathroom as well. There is also a private bare and alarm clock radio.
Rooms also come with opening windows for fresh air, privacy safe with charger, an umbrella and heated towel rack. There are also amenities in custom packaging in addition to a complimentary newspaper so that guests can keep up with the outside world. Each room has individual climate control thermostats. The guests at the XV Beacon can enjoy having their beds turned down for them each night as well which means they have even more time to focus on the reason for their stay.
XV Beacon offers guest the option of having one or two bedrooms during their stay as well. The rooms have a separate parlor with a table that can seat up to ten people. All rooms have private bathrooms. Some rooms come with whirlpool tubs and sofa beds. There is also a restaurant in the hotel that serves three meals a day to guests. A lounge is open for drinks as well.
The XV Beacon can be utilized for meeting and events as well. There are parlor rooms available for smaller groups. Parlors offer a table that can seat a maximum of ten people for events. There is also a sitting area, private bath and natural light in the parlors. The windows in the parlor open to allow guests to get fresh air. The Beacon also provides complimentary Internet service, a fireplace and flat screen television set for meetings.
In addition to in-room amenities at the XV Beacon there are also outstanding amenities such as valet parking and twenty-four hour valet laundry. Ice is delivered to rooms daily and room service is available twenty-four hours a day. The hotel has a twenty-four hour fitness center with stationary bikes, treadmills and free weights. Those that wish to leave the hotel for their fitness needs can visit the Fitcorp Health Club which is across from the hotel for a cost of $15 each day. The XV Beacon is a great place to stay for those with an interest in the historical setting provided by the hotel.