iceskatingThe world’s greatest figure skaters of the International Skaters Union, or ISU, are coming to Boston in March for the first time in the 130-year history of the World Figure Skating Championship. The thrilling event – the world’s most important annual skating competition – takes place at Boston’s TD Garden from March 28 – April 3 and will draw 200 professional skaters, international media and enthusiastic fans.

By the competition’s end, the world’s best skaters will be crowned. Sonesta guests attending the event will also be winners as the Royal Sonesta Boston is offering a special guest room package, starting at $229 for double rooms and $249 for triples and quads. Reserving guests who have purchased all-event tickets for the 2016 World Figure Skating Championship will enjoy the following:

  • Full American breakfast for up to two (2) guests per day
  • Complimentary self-parking in covered garage adjacent to hotel
  • Complimentary 2016 World Championship Welcome Package, including a week’s pass on MBTA public transportation with convenient two-stop service to the TD Garden, an official program book and an official souvenir pin

What’s more, Royal Sonesta Boston is your most convenient choice for attending this event. Not only is it only 3 miles from Logan International Airport; the MBTA public transit stop is a short walk away. Then the TD Garden is only two stops away. Plus, the hotel provides a magnificent view of the Boston skyline across the Charles River that you will enjoy during your stay.

This exciting event also gives Sonesta guests the chance to explore the beautiful city of Boston, and your included week-long MBTA pass makes it easy! Once you’ve sampled the fine fare at the Royal Sonesta Boston’s ArtBar for dinner, you’ll find plenty of other options in the city’s charming Back Bay neighborhood or in the famous Italian North End, just across the Charles River. Or stroll through Boston’s history along the Freedom Trail, browse one of its many museums such as the Museum of Fine Arts or the Institute of Contemporary Art, or walk the romantic brick-lined streets of Beacon Hill and the peaceful pathways of the Public Garden.

We’re honored to host guests and skaters of the ISU for this historic sporting event. We hope to see you there, too!

Please note: Upon booking guest room package at the Royal Sonesta Boston, guests will need to secure their tickets to the ice skating events by calling 617.783.0103 x 205 or by emailing All room reservations must be accompanied by an all-event ticket purchased through the Local Organizing Committee or the reservation will not qualify for the “Royal Sonesta Boston Welcomes the World” package and its complimentary inclusions.