City of Art
Boston Experiences list includes an exclusive offer that allows guests to discover the city’s art scene starting with a self-guided tour of the Hotel’s art collection. They are invited to sip on a glass of Champagne while walking through the Hotel’s spectacular collection learning about works from Duke Riley, Yinka Shonibare, Tacita Dean and more.
After that, guests will be transported in a private car to an exhibition at the Institute of Contemporary Art in the Seaport District where Four Seasons Hotel One Dalton Street, Boston serves as the Official Hotel Partner. The concierge team can arrange for tickets to the current exhibition on display.
In the evening, guests can enjoy a cocktail handcrafted just for them at the Hotel’s new cocktail lounge Trifecta. The venue’s creative cocktail menu celebrates the city of Boston as an artistic hub. Designed by Julia Casale, Assistant Director of Food and Beverage, the menu features an eclectic mix of contemporary, stylized cocktails, drawing inspiration from the characters and cultural institutions that were crucial in Bostonian history. Guests will enjoy a light menu of local seafood and New England fare crafted by Chef Daniel Burger.
Discover Oyster Country
Four Seasons Hotel One Dalton Street, Boston is just a short drive to the Massachusetts coastline. Located just south of Boston in Duxbury and affectionately known as “The Napa Valley of Oysters,” Island Creek Oysters offers the best in sustainable luxury seafood.
Guests will be able to spend a day at Island Creek’s historic 11-acre (4.5 hectare) oyster farm, where they will get an interactive lesson in farming. A captain will guide guests aboard the Nathaniel Winsor, a 27-foot (8 metre) Carolina Skiff boat and out on to the water for an up-close and hands-on oyster farming experience. At the farm’s bayfront raw bar guests will be treated to chilled wine, oysters and caviar.
A private car can be arranged by the Hotel’s Concierge to transport guests to and from the farm. They can also bring back fresh oysters and caviar, which can be enjoyed in the privacy of their room with a bottle of chilled Champagne.
Boston Photography Tour
Four Seasons Hotel One Dalton Street, Boston has created the ultimate guided “photo walk” tour around Boston’s most Instagram-worthy spots with a professional local photographer and guide.
This two-hour experience will take guests through iconic districts including Back Bay, Fenway and the South End, allowing them to improve their photography skills.
The group will make pit stops to sample the photographer’s favorite local brews and food along the way. The photographer will take care of everything and including providing photography equipment (upon request) and following the tour, will share all of the images captured on the walk so guests can remember their adventure.
Boston By Bike
Hotel guests will be offered a chance to borrow a complimentary One Dalton Biria Bike during their stay and head out for a morning or afternoon of adventure. Take a ride down Commonwealth Avenue and explore the Commonwealth Avenue Mall with its stunning selection of trees and shrubs.
Explore the Emerald Necklace, designed by Frederick Law Olmstead (who also designed Central Park in New York City), which comprises more than 1,100 acres (445 hectares) and includes Boston Common, The Public Garden and The Fens, all of which are a short ride from the Hotel. Another great destination for a picturesque ride is the Charles River Esplanade, which runs for 3 miles (close to 5 kilometers) in the Back Bay area, all along the Charles River.