Is there an airport nearby?

The hotel is a short ten-minute car ride to and from Boston Logan International Airport. See details on our Directions page.

Do you provide shuttles to the airport?

No, but we’re happy to hire cab and limo service. You can also use Boston public transportation to reach our hotel via a ten-minute ride on the Blue Line from the airport. Lean more on our Parking and Directions page.

Is there valet parking? If so, how does the valet parking work?

If you are planning on driving, The Boxer offers valet parking for $47 per night with in-and-out privileges (Height restriction of 6 ft 2 inches). Lean more on our Parking and Directions page.

The Boxer Boston also offers a Valet Parking Package, which includes accommodations and discounted valet parking.

What’s the best way to get around the city?

The Boxer Boston is ideally located in downtown Boston, within walking distance of many of the city’s most famous sights and activities, such as the renowned Freedom Trail.

Borrow a Boxer bicycle to discover the historic city on two wheels! Boston has become one of the country’s most bikeable major cities, with miles of bike lanes. We offer bikes for guests to borrow on a first come, first serve basis. Learn more about our bike program here.

And Boston is also home to the country’s first subway system. The T is a convenient and efficient way to head to many of Boston’s most vibrant neighborhoods, and The Boxer Boston is within walking distance to several major lines.

Is there housekeeping service?

Yes, we offer housekeeping service daily.

What type of in-room technology can I expect?

All rooms feature complimentary Wi-Fi, 32” flat screen televisions, and iHomes with iPhone 5 docking stations and clock. Learn more about The Boxer Boston accommodations here.

Can you check in early?

We will try our best to accommodate your request. Please contact the hotel directly to arrange.

How late can we check in?

Front desk staff is available to check you in 24 hours a day.

Can I store my luggage before or after I check out?

Yes. Please contact the hotel directly to arrange.

How do I schedule a wake-up call?

We can arrange wake-up calls. Please contact the front desk staff to arrange a time.

Can I have ice sent to my room?

Please speak with the front desk staff directly to arrange.

If I am traveling on business, what types of services can you support me with?

The Boxer offers smart business amenities, including complimentary Wi-Fi, work space in every guestroom, and complimentary printing at our lobby computer kiosk.

Do you have a gym? If so, what type of equipment can I expect?

The Boxer Hotel’s fitness center is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, with secure room-key access. The fitness room features a treadmill, stationary bike, elliptical machine and a selection of free weights.

Are there smoking rooms? And can I smoke in public spaces?

No. The Independent is an entirely smoke-free property. Please note, there is a $250 fine per smoking incident.

Can I bring my pet to the hotel?

Yes! The Boxer Boston is a pet-friendly property. For more information please visit our pet-friendly informational page here.

Will my credit card be charged when I make my reservation?

Credit card charges will vary depending on rate. Please check the Terms & Conditions of the offer you are booking. Some reservations require a deposit and will be charged at the time or reservation, while others will store credit card information until check-in.

What is your cancellation policy?

We have a basic 48-hour cancellation policy. Some packages may be non-refundable.

Do all of your rooms have private baths?

Yes, all rooms have private baths. Learn more about The Boxer Boston accommodations here.

Are there restaurants nearby?

Finch, our onsite restaurant, is conveniently located on the first floor of The Boxer, serving hearty American food for breakfast and dinner. For more suggestions on nearby restaurants please visit our Neighborhood Guide.

Is breakfast included?

Breakfast is not included in most bookings. Finch, our onsite restaurant, serves breakfast daily. We also offer special bookings which do include breakfast. Check them out!

Is my ID/passport required at check-in?

Yes. An ID or passport and credit card are required at check-in.

Do kids stay free?

Yes. Children under the age of 12 stay free.

Where are you located?

The Independent is located at 107 Merrimac Street, Boston, MA 02114. Lean more on our Parking and Directions page.

Are there minibars in the rooms?

Yes, in-room mini-bars include only-in-Boston treats, along with local beers, wines, and Harry’s Shaving Kits.

What should I do and see during my stay?

We have so many recommendations for what you should see and do during your stay. For more information please visit our Neighborhood Guide and blog, which we regularly update with local activities and events.