Summerfest at Sonesta

Stay warm with sunny savings in Boston. Summerfest, Royal Sonesta Boston's annual salute to summer in New England, is here!

Join us as we celebrate summer with special perks and unique dining for the whole family.


Located on the Charles River

Cruise the Charles

Enjoy a 60-minute, fully-narrated sightseeing cruise along the Charles River. Your captain and crew will both entertain and educate while pointing out the historic and cultural sights of Boston and Cambridge. Sights include Beacon Hill, Esplanade Park, the Back Bay, Boston University, MIT, Harvard and the countless sailboats and rowers that make the Charles River so special. Please see the Front Desk or Concierge for additional information. Reservations are needed.

Available times: 10:00 AM, 11:30 AM, 1:00 PM, 2:30 PM, 4:00 PM
$18 adults / $16 children, students and military / $10 children under 12 years of age

Sonesta Kids

Sonesta Sites: Hotel Scavenger Hunt

See the hotel with a new set of eyes! Visit the Concierge to pick up your scavenger hunt worksheet and take off to an adventure of Sonesta proportions! Turn in your worksheet to either the Concierge Desk or Front Desk to receive a prize!

Indoor Swimming Pool

Splash & Swim

Enjoy a swim or quick splash by the pool and our seasonal sundeck.

Pool is located in the East Tower, Lobby Level and is open from 6AM - 10PM, daily.


Run the River

Our convenient location enables runners to choose from a variety of courses and distances that best suit their condition and skill. The scenic paths located along the Charles River are only steps from Royal Sonesta Boston and are, perhaps, the most popular running areas in the entire city. Please see the Concierge for a Boston jogging map.


Explore the Museum of Science with Sonesta

Little Scientist Package

Spark your little one’s imaginations with our Little Scientists package, which includes an overnight stay for four, four tickets to the Museum of Science, a milk and cookies for the family, and plenty of time at our indoor pool!

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Take A Road Trip This Fall

Free Parking 

Spend the summer in Boston and enjoy complimentary parking when you stay select days and weekends this summer.

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