Venue & Travel

the-westin-copley-placeThe Westin Copley Place
10 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 262-9600

A limited number of rooms have been reserved until Nov. 15 at the Westin Copley Place. Please call 617-262-9600 and specify that you are attending the HMS Update in Internal Medicine course to take advantage of the reduced group rate of $259 single/double. Early reservations are encouraged.  You can also make your reservation online now. Please do not make non-refundable airline reservations until you have received an email from the HMS-GCE office confirming your paid registration.




We want to make your travel experience to Boston a pleasant one.

Air Travel
Logan International Airport (BOS) is 5 miles from the Westin Copley Place (15 – 30 minutes driving, depending on traffic). Logan Airport offers passengers a variety of transportation options ranging from taxi and limousine services to rental cars and shuttle buses plus connections to local bus and train stations.

Taxi Service
There are a number of taxi services available at Logan International Airport. The estimated fare to the Westin Copley Place is $30 – $35.

Subway Service (MBTA Green and Orange Lines)
Subway service is available from Logan International Airport to the Westin Copley Place via the Blue Line to either the Green or Orange Line. The cost is $2.75. Visit for a schedule and details.

Note: Fares are subject to change.

General Directions and Parking

Hotel Directions and Parking
Valet parking is available at the Westin Copley Place.   The daily rate is currently $40*.  Click here for additional information and directions to the hotel. For alternative parking options in the Back Bay area of Boston, visit Best Parking.

*Rates are subject to change.  

Tourist Information

One of the oldest settlements in the country, Boston is rich with history, culture and art. Take a moment to wander through Boston’s distinct neighborhoods, taste unforgettable cuisine, visit one of our museums or theaters, attend a sporting event, or take advantage of the 75 shops and restaurants located just steps from our meeting location at the Westin Copley Place.

Climate in December
Temperatures range from 28° to 42°F.

What to Wear
Bostonians dress smartly and simply. The weather can be unpredictable. Wear layers that can be removed or added.

Day: If you are touring, you will want to wear comfy shoes for walking and a jacket. Most tourist venues do not have dress codes, but check to be sure.

Evening: In the evening, consider your agenda. The theater tends to be dressier and some upscale restaurants require jackets. It can get chilly in the evening.