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Copley Square to Downtown Boston Freedom Trail Walking Tour
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Anchored by the modern John Hancock building and the stately Trinity Church, this area is known for its upscale restaurants and stores.
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  • Average8%
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560 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02116-3603
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Copley Square is a huge indoor mall surrounded by 3 hotels, the Marriott, the Sheraton and the Westin. Once inside any of these hotels, you can even walk to the Hynes Convention Center - all without going outside. There are great shops and boutiques, wonderful...More

Thank Sloan13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have visited the shops on previous trips but like many places like this, they are loosing some of the shops. It is nice and clean but not as dramatic as in the past.

Thank JJ F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a nice park to spend an hour strolling around.......checking out the sights and people watching.

Thank parrottdize
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stunning place with a mixture of beautiful older buildings and stunning new ones. A 20 minute walk from Boston Common or you can jump off the trolley bus tours. Some amazing high end shops in the shopping centre which also has one of the best...More

Thank OldWulf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a good area of Boston. The shoping area is high class with all the major brands in a good setting.There are a number of good quality hotels on the site. Go beyond the buildings and walk around the square in the old historic...More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent a couple of fun hours wandering around the area. Looking at the different stores and had a relaxing lunch.

Thank wrpupkis
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed at the Marriott in Copley so we did some exploring up and down the streets. Beautiful buildings, museums, shopping, just about everything you could think of.

Thank Jill R
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed walking around the square as it has character and a great atmosphere. The design of the buildings surrounding it is also really neat and beautiful.

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 8 November 2017

As in any major city, a square with green trees, benches & tables, water fountains - provides a welcome reprieve and resting place. In day hours, Copley Square buzzes w/ people and activities. The open air market was a pleasant surprise on a Tuesday. For...More

Thank MPNY
Reviewed 7 November 2017

The church was scaffolded so limited views and access. Cute statues of the tortoise and the hare. Bustling area with places to sit, drink and eat. Pretty outdoor area.

Thank Lauren P
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Wander around this quintessential neighborhood in the
heart of Boston for high-end shops, restaurants, and
the feeling of city bustle. Its most identifiable
skyscrapers, the Prudential Center and John Hancock
Tower, are highlights of the city skyline. Visit
Newbury street to explore unique and trendy boutiques
– as well as every other kind of store imaginable –
all housed in beautiful brownstone buildings. In nice
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Jeanna M
31 July 2016|
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Response from MilakdM | Reviewed this property |
Copley Square is an open area that never closes. It is more vibrant before 6pm. Shops in Pru mall close at 6-7pm on Sunday. Restaurants are open late. Library is open noon-5pm. I am not sure about trinity church or... More
26 March 2015|
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Response from MilakdM | Reviewed this property |
Honestly I would try to stay close to the city or close to a T station. Unless you have a car, Chelsea, Woburn & Peabody are hard to get to and you will waste too much time travelling. I think your best bet is to go for... More