’15 at Fifteen’ includes an overnight stay in a Beacon Hill Studio, and a choice of either a bottle of 15 year old Dalmore Scotch, a rare 1999 Alain Thienot champagne, a 15th anniversary limited edition of Ommegang Ale and an XV Beacon cashmere throw custom made for the hotel in Milan. Rates for the package start from $595.
Amy Finsilver, General Manager at XV Beacon commented: “This is an extraordinary year for us as we celebrate our 15th anniversary. I am proud that over the past 15 years, XV Beacon has become recognized as one of the best hotels in the world. Over the course of the past 15 years, we have attracted and retained an incredible loyal guest following. We would like to thank those who have supported us and helped us reach this important milestone. We look forward to celebrating many more anniversaries in the years to come.”
Situated in a 1903 Beaux Arts Building that unites cutting-edge technology with Jeffersonian style, XV Beacon is centrally located at 15 Beacon Street. Ideally situated for business and leisure travellers alike, it is set in a historic neighbourhood with quaint brick sidewalks, authentic Federal and Greek Revival row houses and evocative gas-lit streets. It is just steps away from the gold-domed Statehouse, legendary Boston Common and Public Garden and just a few blocks from Faneuil Hall, Quincy Marketplace and the famed shopping of Newbury Street.
XV Beacon has 63 guest rooms, seven on each floor, which are ideally suited for making the most of your stay in Boston. XV Beacon’s rooms are some of the largest in the area for a hotel of its size. Every room in the hotel has a gas fireplace and many of the rooms benefit from four-poster or canopy beds all with cashmere throws and Frette linen. The Bromfield one bedroom suites are 900 sq ft and include a separate parlor area with table to accommodate up to 12 people. The Gilbert Stuart suite has two bedrooms and is 1370 sq ft with a separate seating area, a boardroom table accommodating up to 12 people and three bathrooms. All suites have 2 entrances from the hallway and overlook historical Beacon Street.
The hotel restaurant, Mooo, is a modern steakhouse with an award winning wine list. Chef/Owner Jamie Mammano uses his culinary expertise to create classic, yet inventive steakhouse dishes and has garnered rave reviews for these. The restaurant is open seven days a week for breakfast, lunch, dinner and brunch on Sundays. On the lower level of XV Beacon, guests will find Mooo's private dining room, eponymously named the Wine Cellar. Vaulted ceiling, stone floors and walls lined with a dazzling collection of rare and fine wines and art.
As well as being ideally located, XV Beacon is a 'private residence’ that offers all the conveniences and comforts of home. The hotel also offers complimentary in-town Lexus service, complimentary Wi-Fi, iPad rentals, Puravair air purifiers for hypo-allergenic rooms, daily ice delivery, Nespresso machines upon request, complimentary bath salts for use in the Jacuzzi baths, rainfall showers, heated towel racks and 24-hour room service (including the complete menu from restaurant Mooo).
Boston has a rich cultural heritage that is one of the key reasons to visit. The Freedom Trail is a particular highlight of Boston’s historical past and provides an introduction to the historical and popular sites of the city. As one of America’s oldest cities there is always something to uncover including Beacon Hill and Back Bay neighbourhoods, the New England Aquarium, Harvard university or a visit to the Museum of Fine Arts.