Located in the stylish South End, the Clarendon Square Inn is a Boston bed and breakfast that is one of the most sought-after, privately owned, boutique hotels in Downtown Boston & New England. The Clarendon Square is among the finest of luxury Boston hotels. Do not let our size fool you - good things come in small packages. In our six-story historic townhouse, you will find spacious guest rooms & luxury suites that meet your desire for comfort & sophistication. We are happy to welcome you into our beautiful home & help you experience what we love about our city & our neighborhood.

The Clarendon Square Inn is conveniently located near all the major tourist attractions of Boston, and it is the perfect base to explore New England, Cape Cod, & the Islands. At our B&B, you will be minutes from Copley Square, the Boston Public Garden & Common, Freedom Trail, Duck Tours, Restaurant Row, the Red Sox & Fenway Park, Museum of Fine Arts & the Isabella Stuart Gardner Museum, Harvard Square & Cambridge, & more. The Clarendon Square bed and breakfast is nestled on a quaint side street in Downtown Boston, ideally situated for romantic getaways, but still very optimal for business travelers working in the financial district.

The property was built in the 1860s for a Boston merchant and family. Today its integrity has been rejuvenated through careful conservation & extensive renovation of the property. To preserve the historic feel, no elevator was installed but we are always happy to manage your luggage for you. On various levels, you enjoy one of our impeccably decorated guest rooms; each equipped with the latest technology, designer fabrics, private bathrooms with limestone & marble, our lovely continental breakfast buffet & concierge services. All this from our chic downtown location.

Experience a bold new Boston & the historic South End neighborhood that inspires our townhouse style hotel. Enter our door & feel the & personality of Boston and it's hosts. You will find yourself in an exquisite environment designed to promote relaxation and maximize your time in Boston, while embodying our beautiful city’s history & flair. Complementing this atmosphere, is an unparalleled level of personal service driven by our love for guest satisfaction & travel. Through our own travel, we gain valuable inspiration giving us a constant flow of fresh ideas to bring back to our property.

Please do not rely solely on our word. Conde Nast Traveler has recognized Clarendon Square as one of the “Best Big City Bed & Breakfasts” noting its “Contemporary decor, warm colors, vibrant artwork" while Rachael Ray says “You will feel like a local at the Clarendon Square Inn.” Take a moment to read one of the glowing reviews from our beloved guests from all around the world. Thank you for visiting clarendonsquare.com. We hope to see you very soon.


Fall has settled over New England & Boston and it is the ideal time of year to stay at a Boston boutique hotel. The crisp autumn air brings a dazzling display of color to Boston's tree lined streets and abundant park land. The fall foliage draws out the leaf peepers, who travel to New England, making this one of the most popular seasons for a vacation in Boston. The weather is pleasant & perfect for wandering the brick streets of the South End. The harvest season is an amazing time to sample local cuisine in the now famous South End restaurants. You might also enjoy visiting a farmer's market or one of the apple orchards in Harvard MA & bring a taste of Massachusetts home with you. Read our blog for exciting news on events & promotions in and around Boston. Get ready to have an unforgettable experience at Clarendon Square. Bobby & Stephen