by Sarah J.F. Braley | February 17, 2016

The 330-room Aloft Boston Seaport and a 180-room extended-stay Element Boston Seaport opened last week across from the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center. 

"We are proud to debut both our Aloft and Element brands in Boston's dynamic Seaport district, a hub for innovation and a premier convention destination that attracts visitors from across the globe," said Brian McGuinness, senior vice president of specialty select brands for Starwood Hotels & Resorts. "A recognized industry leader in the eco-space, Element promotes a life in balance with its emphasis on wellness and sustainability, while Aloft caters to the hyper-connected global traveler with distinctive urban design, a tech-forward, social atmosphere and live music at W XYZ Bar."

Aloft Boston Seaport offers almost 10,000 square feet of meeting space, free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel, and accessible technologies and amenities. Light fare is available from re:fuel by Aloft - a one-stop grab and go food and beverage area, and there is a fitness center, a pool and the W XYZ bar. The lobby will feature the Live at Aloft Hotels concert series with emerging artists hot local bands.

Element Boston Seaport has 1,000 square feet of meeting space, an indoor saline pool and a fitness center. The property offers free Wi-Fi throughout, a complimentary Bikes to Borrow program and the RISE breakfast with juices and breakfast wraps. Wine and complimentary appetizers are served during the RELAX evening reception.

The hotels less than three miles from Logan International Airport.