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The Fenway and Fenway Park

For over 100 years, Fenway Park has been a favorite destination for visitors and locals alike. Home to Boston’s major league baseball team the Red Sox, Fenway Park has been host to some of the most memorable events in sports.  For sports aficionados, no visit to Boston is complete without a pilgrimage to “America’s Most Beloved Ballpark”.  Fenway Park is just blocks from our hotel.  Stay at the Residence Inn Back Bay/Fenway and see the home of legends like Williams, Yaz, Fisk and Rice. Visit Pesky’s Pole and sit atop the Green Monster.

Planning a Visit to Fenway Park

The website for Fenway Park provides a wealth of details and information to assist those planning a visit to the ballpark. The following is a short list of frequently asked questions, guests might ask before going.

Be sure the home team is in town. Visit the website for schedule and ticket information. 

How close is the Residence Inn Back Bay/Fenway hotel to Fenway Park?

Located at 125 Brookline Avenue, we are just 2 blocks away and walking distance from Fenway Park. The ball park entrance nearest to the Residence Inn Back Bay/Fenway hotel is at the corner of Yawkey Way and Brookline Avenue. 

Do you offer any Fenway Park Packages or Specials?

We are continually updating our specials and offers to provide guests a more memorable and convenient experience. Currently, we do not have a special that includes ballgame tickets. Visit our Specials and Packages Page for our latest specials and seasonal packages.

Can I take a bag into Fenway Park?

No bag or item larger than 16"x16"x8" will be permitted inside the Park. Hard-sided coolers and glass containers are not allowed.

Are cameras permitted in Fenway Park?

Cameras and video cameras are permitted inside Fenway Park, but cannot be used to reproduce the game and must not interfere with other fans' enjoyment of the game.

When do the gates at Fenway Park open before ball games?

All Fenway Park gates open 90 minutes prior to the scheduled start time of every game.

Does Fenway Park offer Tours of the Stadium?

Tours are available 9 am - 5 pm year-round and on game days the last tour departs three hours before game time. Tour tickets are available for purchase at the Gate D Ticket Booth, located on the corner of Yawkey Way and Van Ness Street, hourly seven days a week from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Learn more about tours on the Ballpark Tours page or contact Fenway Tours at 617-226-6666.

Fenway Park Tours

The Fenway and Back Bay Dining

The neighborhoods around the ball park are thriving and full of great eateries and night spots. Whether you are looking for a quick pre-game menu, a celebratory night cap after the game or a quiet dinner away from the crowds, there is something for everyone.

Here are list of some of our favorite Pubs and Bars near Fenway Park

Cask ‘n Flagon

62 Brookline Avenue

Game On!

82 Lansdowne Street

Beer Works

61 Brookline Avenue

Yard House

126 Brookline Avenue

Tony C's

1265 Boylston Street

The Baseball Tavern

1270 Boylston Street

Bleacher Bar

82A Lansdowne Street

Great Dining Near Fenway Park

The Fenway and Back Bay are home to many great restaurants and eateries in Boston. Located within a 10 minute walk of the Residence Inn Back Bay – Fenway is a wide and eclectic assortment for you to choose from. We have compiled a short list of some of our favorite examples. Be sure to check with our courteous staff for latest openings and unique dining events in the area.

Sweet Cheeks*

Southern Style BBQ

Casual Attire

1381 Boylston Street

Citizen Public House*

 

No Dress Code

1310 Boylston Street

Legal Sea Foods

Seafood, Gluten Free Menu

 

100 Huntington Avenue

Eastern Standard*

American

 

528 Commonwealth Avenue

Rod Dee

Thai

Casual

94 Peterborough Street

Longhorn Steakhouse

 

 

401 Park Drive

House of Blues

Southern Food and Music

Only open Thursday – Saturday and during shows

15 Lansdowne Street

Canestaros

Italian

 

94 Peterborough Street

Stephanie’s

American

Outdoor Dining

190 Newbury Street

*Reservation recommended