It’s that time of year again. Colorful lights are bringing a vibrant joy to the rooftops and facades of homes and buildings around the world. Shops are throwing up decorations and knocking down prices. You’re dealing with the fun and stress of planning dinners, organizing parties, and buying gifts. Don’t be afraid to get yourself one by booking a discounted getaway at The Boxer Boston Hotel during our Cyber Monday sale.
When you arrive, you can use the money you saved to enjoy some of the most charming and locally-beloved businesses. Depending on your timing, you can source these spots for holiday shopping, a fun night out, and some cultural education.
City Winery is an eclectic and vibrant new entrant on the Boston culture and dining map, and the hybrid winery, wine bar, Mediterranean restaurant, retail shop, and top notch music venue have already become a local favorite. From make-your-own mimosa brunches, to concerts by artists like Art Garfunkel and Humble Pie, to wine tastings, and a locally-sourced seasonal menu, there’s much to enjoy here.
Faneuil Hall Marketplace
Faneuil Hall Marketplace is one of the most historic and popular attractions in the city of Boston. Come here and use your Cyber Monday savings to shop at some of the city’s cutest boutiques, eat some local favorites like lobster rolls and clam chowder, and have a drink with some of your fellow travelers. Faneuil Hall Marketplace is just under a mile from The Boxer Boston Hotel, making it an easy landmark to check out during your upcoming stay.
Brattle Book Shop
An absolute gem for literature fans visiting Boston, Brattle Book Shop is one of the country’s largest and longest-running Antiquarian book shops. It’s been a well known and reputable place to buy and sell used and rare books in the city since 1825. Come here and peruse large stacks of used novels, old magazines, and rare first editions across the shop’s three stories.
Copley Place is a high-end shopping center located in Boston’s exclusive Back Bay neighborhood. There you can find top-of-the-line fashion brands like Burberry, Barneys and Coach, among others. It’s just steps from the beautiful Copley Square, cornered by the stately Boston Public Library and the soaring Hancock Tower.
Boston’s take on 5th Avenue, the famous Newbury Street is an elegant thoroughfare in the Back Bay lined with dozens of upmarket boutiques and global brands. Hop between popular stores ranging from a 10,000-square-foot Chanel flagship to hip men’s retailer Goorin Bros.
One last area we’d love to highlight for those treating themselves in Boston with Cyber Monday savings is Charles Street. Located in the nearby neighborhood of Beacon Hill, this area is lined with red brick buildings, cute restaurants, and unique shopping boutiques. Two favorites: Boho-chic clothier Crush Boutique, and Good, a jewelry, accessories, furniture and clothing sanctuary founded by former Crabtree & Evelyn creative director Paul Niski.