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Thank you for your interest in visiting Downtown Worcester. We offer a number of travel tools to help plan your trip.
Worcester, known as the Heart of the Commonwealth, is in Central Massachusetts and is accessible by car, rail, or bus.
Downtown Worcester provides various parking options, including on-street parking, parking garages, and parking lots, so you don’t have to waste time navigating for a parking spot! Parking is easily accessible, and paying for parking is convenient with pay-by-plate on-street pay stations and the option to pay by mobile app. For more information, review the resources below, check out our parking map, or visit the City of Worcester’s Park Worcester website.
- Federal Plaza Municipal Garage
- Major Taylor Garage
- Pearl Elm Municipal Garage
- Worcester Common Garage
- Francis J. McGrath Municipal Lot
- Franklin Square Parking Garage
- Mercantile Center Garage
- One Mercantile Street Garage
- Worcester Plaza Garage
Downtown Worcester has some of the most luxurious hotels in the entire city. Whether for a business trip, holiday, or romantic getaway, our Downtown hotels are perfectly suited for every occasion. They also are opulent venues for milestone celebrations like weddings, showers, and birthdays — and are the ideal setting for business conventions and trainings, being conveniently located near Union Station.
AC Hotel by Marriott Worcester
125 Front Street
Worcester, MA 01608
Sleek and modern, the AC Hotel provides all the luxuries of a grand hotel right in the heart of Downtown Worcester. The lounge features a welcoming fireplace while its ballroom can accommodate 750 guests. The AC Hotel is centrally located allowing guests to easily walk to The Hanover Theatre, Polar Park, Mechanics Hall, or the DCU Center in order to see the latest shows, games, and performances. Free WiFi, a fitness center, and workspaces are other amenities that visitors can enjoy at this sophisticated, European-inspired hotel. Enjoy a riveting performance then come back to a luxurious hotel room for a wonderful getaway.
Courtyard by Marriott Worcester
72 Grove Street
Worcester, MA 01605
The Courtyard by Marriott Worcester has everything in a hotel that you will ever need: comfortable beds, onsite fine dining, a refreshing pool, and a convenient, scenic location north of Downtown. The hotel’s outdoor patio is cozy and features a fire pit. The Courtyard by Marriott is also located near some of the city’s hottest restaurants like Armsby Abbey and deadhorse hill. With their onsite bistro and plentiful amenities, The Courtyard by Marriott is perfect for your next overnight stay or special occasion.
Hilton Garden Inn Worcester
35 Major Taylor Boulevard
Worcester, MA 01608
Steps away from the DCU Center, the Hilton Garden Inn Worcester is in the center of all the action in Downtown Worcester. In close proximity to the Theatre District and colleges, the Hilton Garden Inn is a very popular spot among tourists who want to explore all Downtown has to offer. With onsite dining, the hotel serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Their recreational amenities allow guests to pamper themselves with a 24-hour health club, indoor pool, and spa tub. Have fun on your Downtown adventure and then relax in your comfortable hotel room with a great view and tasty room service.
Holiday Inn Express Downtown
110 Summer Street
Worcester, MA 01608
Holiday Inn Express Downtown Worcester is in close proximity to St. Vincent’s Hospital and within walking distance from Worcester City Hall. This centrally located hotel gives guests easy access to all the most exciting entertainment and dining destinations in Downtown Worcester! Enjoy a continental breakfast and a comfortable stay while you are exploring Downtown Worcester at this four-star hotel.
Homewood Suites by Hilton Worcester
1 Washington Square
Worcester, MA 01604
Homewood Suites by Hilton is the perfect home away from home for visitors looking to see the sights in Downtown Worcester. Located on Washington Square, this area hotel is near Shrewsbury Street and down the street from Union Station. The Homewood Suites is encompassed by the best arts and culture venues that Downtown has to offer. This beautiful and welcoming hotel is also pet-friendly and offers a hot continental breakfast and an indoor pool. After your night out on the town, wind down and enjoy the hotel’s complimentary evening socials.