Students in the City
- Your Insider’s Journey Begins Here
We invite prospective students and their families to embark on an extraordinary adventure this autumn. Introducing Students in the City, a unique and immersive experience that goes beyond academics, offering an insider’s look at Boston's prestigious colleges and the nearby vibrant neighbourhoods.
- Your Passport to Boston’s Elite Campuses
Designed in collaboration with Cambridge Historical Tours, Students in the City is meticulously crafted with prospective students in mind. Our aim is to provide you with a deep understanding of not just the academic aspects, but also the unique character and lifestyle of colleges including Harvard University, Boston University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Boston College.
- Customizable Tours for Every Lifestyle
Our program aligns seamlessly with Boston’s Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) subway system. We offer customizable tour options tailored to your lifestyle interests. The Red Line Tour explores the areas around MIT and Harvard, including Kendall Square, Brattle Street and Harvard Square. Meanwhile, the Green Line Tour is perfect for those interested in Northeastern University, Boston College and Boston University, with stops in the Coolidge Corner, Fenway and Allston neighbourhoods.
- Luxury Meets Convenience
Your journey begins at Sottovento, our gourmet coffee bar, where your favourite morning beverages will be enjoyed. Many of our guides are proud alumni, offering you unique insights into the colleges and universities you’ll explore. While you’ll experience at least one ride on the subway, we provide the luxury of a private chauffeur-driven ride to each campus and neighbourhood of interest. A hosted lunch is included in your experience, ensuring you stay energized throughout the day.
- Winter Wonder
Your family adventure begins in one of our expansive suites, boasting views of the Boston Public Garden and thoughtfully designed for your child’s city escapade. A captivating winter tent adorned with oversized pillows, twinkling fairy lights and a kid-size welcome amenity tray sets the stage for an unforgettable stay. To complement this experience, we provide cosy winter gear and a take-home Willow, our Hotel’s resident swan, adding to the joy of your stay in Boston.Details
- Very Important Kid
Even the tiniest travellers will enjoy feeling like a true VIP. Enjoy an exclusive VIK (Very Important Kid) check-in and delight in bespoke amenities from our Kids’ Mystery Closet. Satisfy cravings with unlimited snacks in The Vaults and unwind in our indoor pool, overlooking the Public Garden.
- A’more Amenities
Our Kids’ Mystery Closet is the ultimate surprise that awaits behind the reception desk. Experience even more unexpected delights at our Hotel, including snacks and beverages in The Vault, located on each guest room floor.
- Sip and Savour
While parents enjoy their favourite coffee or espresso beverages, the little ones can delight in hot chocolate or house-made babyccino, expertly crafted by our baristas at our lobby coffee bar, Sottovento. Your favourite morning beverages are brewed up with our compliments each morning of your stay.
- Splash above the Treetops
Dive into luxury at our heated indoor pool, where you’ll be treated to treetop vistas overlooking the Boston Public Garden, Beacon Hill and Newbury Street. Our poolside experience caters to all ages, with the option to savour a nourishing meal from our In-Room Dining menu after your invigorating swim. Relax, refresh and indulge in style at our urban oasis.