Hotel Commonwealth

500 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA
Max Capacity: 150 people
Hotel Commonwealth is the grand cornerstone of Boston’s new Kenmore Square - the gateway to the city’s many neighborhoods, cultural and historical attractions and steps away from world-renowned medical institutions and universities and Fenway Park. Offering classic style with a contemporary edge, this acclaimed independent 150-room luxury hotel features oversized, elegantly appointed guest rooms, exceptional amenities and gracious, personal service that provides a pleasant surprise each time you stay. A destination unto itself, Hotel Commonwealth’s notable list of on-site offerings includes two celebrated restaurants, a gallery of outstanding retail shops, an award-winning patisserie, gourmet chocolate boutique and a stylish lounge. Equipped with high-speed wireless Internet access and Wi-Fi, our four private event rooms offer many gracious options for hosting business conferences, presentations, or social gathering, ranging from 5 to 150 guests. Great Bay, the newest restaurant concept from Christopher Myers and award-winning Chef Michael Schlow provide the menus for all of our private events. The Foundation Lounge is located in the foundation of the hotel adjacent to the front entrance of the hotel, and is a destination for those looking for a sophisticated, mature, and distinctive social experience while combining high-end cutting edge design with an ambiance of warmth and inclusiveness.
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Amenities
  • Full Bar/Lounge
  • Valet Parking
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 150
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 9
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 7,643
Serving the Boston, MA Area
Capacity: 600  
$16-$30 /person
Bar Louie’s warm surroundings, are filled with nightlife photography, hand-laid tile artwork and other local architectural touches. Beer and wine connoisseurs will be impressed with the extensive selection of imports, microbrews and 18 wines by the glass, while cocktail drinkers will revel in signature martinis, mojitos and margaritas made from the highest quality ingredients, fresh fruit and hand squeezed juices.
Serving the Boston, MA Area
Capacity: 400
 
$7-$42 /person
The Right Space for Your Event near Boston Make your social event a success at Hampton by Hilton Boston-Natick. Our newly-renovated event space lends elegance and style to your special occasion with its plush carpeting, crown molding, beam ceilings, recessed lighting, wall sconces, luxury table linens and marble counter tops for buffet-style banquets. With space for 30 to 400 guests, our banquet rooms are perfect for both intimate occasions and grand affairs. In addition to our lovely space, Hampton Inn Boston-Natick offers professional, friendly event planners to help you make your vision a reality. Let us take help you in every stage of the process, from initial planning until the last guest departs. In addition, our professional caterers will make exquisite fare for the perfect party, and our audiovisual equipment lets you and your guests make speeches or show a photo montage to make your event even more memorable. We’re the premier venue for special events in Natick, and are ideally equipped to accommodate a variety of celebrations and parties, including: - Weddings and receptions - Engagement parties - Anniversary parties - Bar and bat mitzvahs - Retirement parties - Family and class reunions - Bridal and baby showers
Serving the Boston, MA Area
Capacity: 160  
At The AC Hotel by Marriott Boston Cambridge come explore the possibilities while drawing energy from our artfully edited spaces in our lifestyle hotel. Whether it's a corporate meeting or an intimate gathering, draw energy and inspiration from the hotel itself as you experience a special event that goes above and beyond expectations.
Serving the Boston, MA Area
Capacity: 100  
$18-$45 /person
Located near the center of downtown Andover, Palmers has been a North Shore favorite for over 30 years. The restaurant features a large tavern and three dining rooms, two with fireplaces. An upscale Lunch and Dinner menu is offered daily and Tavern fare is also available throughout the day.
Serving the Boston, MA Area
Capacity: 300
 
$58-$78.50 /person
Make your planning easy and your event memorable! The Barking Crab at 88 Sleeper Street in Boston is a unique space to host private events and parties, with seating for 150 guests on the deck, 55 guests inside the Lobster Room our private dining room. We can accommodate large reservations – please contact us for more information.
Serving the Boston, MA Area
Capacity: 200
 
$3-$30 /person
SKYBOKX 109 Sports Bar & Grill, a mecca for New England sports enthusiasts, and aficionados of good food and drink! Located in the heart of MetroWest Boston, SKYBOKX 109 boasts the most sophisticated, expansive, and largest high definition sports entertainment system in the region. The 22 screens, up to 90” in size bring you so close to the action, that you’ll smell the turf! The entire design of SKYBOKX 109 cheers on the warm familiarity of your favorite neighborhood pub, while celebrating our heroes from college and the pros. And make no mistake, our heroes are all Boston-made! Old school guts and glory meets new world panache! Diners will experience classic New England favorites with an edge as sharp as Bobby Orr’s blades. Great food and drink rule the “BOKX”. The restaurant houses dozens of regional and local craft beers, premium cocktails and a menu that answers the call for a night out with family and friends or with the posse at game time. SKYBOKX 109 has 6 private and semi-private event spaces perfect for your next reception or dinner. Our private event sales manager will assist you with planning your event whether its a restaurant buy-out or a smaller event.
Serving the Boston, MA Area
Capacity: 125  
$8.50-$24.95 /person
Host your next private event in our beautiful function room which features exquisite old school brick and brand new wood floors. Whether it is a fun, casual get-together or a more formal affair we can modify the space to make the event unique and genuinely memorable. This room can be arranged to accommodate small to large cocktail parties, buffets and plated dinners with classic charm. Whether planning an elegant social affair or searching for a unique venue for a corporate meeting or outing. The Barking Dog Ale House offers professional catering services to ensure that the vision of your event comes to life.
Serving the Boston, MA Area
Capacity: 800  
$30-$175 /person
Entertainment Cruises offers more than a venue on the water; we create unforgettable memories on Boston Harbor. Our fleet can accommodate any type of casual or formal event, from corporate and social outings to weddings and anniversaries, birthdays and much more. Show guests a new side of Boston with an event that’s sure to impress.
Serving the Boston, MA Area
Capacity: 500
 
$85-$160 /person
$16-$95 /event
The only Crowne Plaza in MetroWest Boston. The VERVE-Crowne Plaza Natick is located just west of Boston; our MetroWest location is situated 18 miles from downtown Boston and Logan Airport in the corporate/retail hub of Natick, MA. Our MetroWest location places you in the center of culture, shopping, dining, local breweries and seasonal, outdoor activities. Within miles to Framingham State University, Babson College, Olin College, Wellesley College and Walnut Hill School for the Arts, we welcome guests touring and visiting these academic institutions. Our hotel is steps away from the Natick Mall, the largest retail concentration in New England featuring Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom, Macy’s, American Girl Store and The Container Store. Featuring more than 17,000 square feet of flexible banquet and meeting space, our hotel includes three ballrooms - Apollo, Phoenix, and Constellation, reception pre-function event and registration spaces, Stardust Plaza, as well as three smaller meeting rooms and a set boardroom. All of our meeting and event space is located on the lobby level of the hotel making it easy for your guests to find your event. Pre or post event your guests may enjoy our restaurant, Pantry, our our lounge, Violet Thorn.