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15 Arlington Street (Taj Hotel Boston)

Back Bay
Land Sq. Feet
15,063 sq ft
Gross Floor Area
160,078 sq ft
BPDA Contact
Project Description
IREP Newbury Hotel, LLC, an affiliate of Highgate Hotels, is proposing to reconfigure the main entrance of the Taj Hotel from the current location on Arlington Street to the building’s frontage on Newbury Street, permanently enclosing the existing seasonal rooftop restaurant, updating the existing 195 hotel rooms, and adding 16 new hotel rooms for a total of 211 rooms.

Project Phase

  • Letter of Intent
  • Under Review
  • Board Approved
  • Under Construction
  • Construction Complete


Back Bay Large Project