Raffles Boston, the latest gem in the crown of Raffles Hotels & Resorts, has made a grand entrance into the vibrant cityscape of Back Bay. Opening its doors on September 15, 2023, this remarkable hotel stands as the first mixed-use development of its kind in North America for the esteemed 136-year-old brand. With 147 lavish guestrooms, a plethora of distinct gathering spaces, and opulent amenities at Raffles Boston, the property promises to redefine luxury living and hospitality.
The Sky Lobby: A Grand Welcome
A soaring three-story Sky Lobby on the 17th floor greets guests, featuring the iconic Grand Stair that spirals through the atrium – a hallmark of the Raffles brand. But this space is more than just a check-in area; it serves as a social hub, connecting guests and offering access to four distinct food and beverage venues.
Amar by Chef George Mendes takes center stage as the signature restaurant, presenting modern Portuguese cuisine with a nod to Boston’s rich seafaring culture. The Long Bar & Terrace, a creation by Paolo Ferrari, offers a lounge experience with cocktails complemented by sweeping views of the South End. A hidden Speakeasy, serving specially crafted cocktails and small bites, adds an element of mystery and intrigue. The 17th floor also hosts the Raffles Writer’s Lounge, a signature space celebrated for hosting esteemed writers and poets in Raffles hotels worldwide.
Wellness and Recreation
The 4th floor of Raffles Boston unveils a haven of wellness and recreation. An exclusive state-of-the-art gym caters to fitness enthusiasts, while a 20-meter indoor pool provides a serene escape with expansive city views. The Guerlain Spa at Raffles Boston, in partnership with the renowned Parisian beauty and wellness brand, offers a prestigious selection of treatments, ensuring guests indulge in the epitome of relaxation and rejuvenation.