Westin Copley Place Softball Team Finishes Strong Season

As major league baseball teams prepare for the playoff season (though sadly not the case for our beloved Boston Red Sox), hotel teams across the Boston area were winding down their summer softball season, including the Westin Copley Place’s very own scrappy softball team. After a very successful season that started 0-1… Continue Reading


Westin Copley Place Boston Accepts ALS #IceBucketChallenge

Recently, our counterparts at the Westin Boston Waterfront nominated the Westin Copley Place Boston to participate in the ALS #IceBucketChallenge. We enthusiastically accepted their challenge today and will donate $550 to the worthy cause. Rather than simply use ice buckets to complete this challenge, we decided to do things a little bit differently…in our hotel pool.


Westin Copley Celebrates National Running Day

On June 4, more than 50 Westin Copley associates and friends took to the streets of Back Bay to conquer a 5K in honor of National Running Day. As one anonymous bystander described it, it was an impressive showing of runners of “all shapes and sizes, speeds and abilities.” Led… Continue Reading

Project Bread’s Walk for Hunger

  Relaxing out in Copley Square ranks pretty high up there as one of our favorite activities, but the heady spring air and Red Sox season has got us wanting to get up and go! That’s why we’re so thrilled to take on our Social Responsibility committee’s challenge to participate… Continue Reading


Five Awesome Spots to Catch the Boston Marathon

Every year, Bostonians from Back Bay to Hopkinton look forward to the third Monday in April, as a day of celebration – and heartbreak – for the famous Boston Marathon. Conveniently held on Patriots’ Day, a civic holiday commemorating the anniversary of the Battles of Lexington and Concord that started… Continue Reading

RunWestin is Back!

I am excited to write this week that RunWestin is back for 2012. Our running concierges have been taking guests on guided 3.5 mile moderately paced runs from the Westin Copley around the Charles River every Tuesday and Thursday morning. If you already have upcoming reservations, be sure to check… Continue Reading



Have you stayed at The Westin Copley Place recently and tried out our newly renovated Westin Workout gym?  Fresh off a $250,000 renovation, Westin Workout offers completely new state of the art equipment.  Open 24 hours, give yourself a chance to re-energize and challenge yourself.  Try out any of our… Continue Reading

Ways to Stay Fit Even in the Cold

It might be too cold to continue running outside or too crowded at the gym but there are still plenty of outdoor activities to keep you fit throughout the winter season.  As the temperatures continue to drop, resorts are making more snow and even seeing a few more inches fall… Continue Reading


2012 Race Goals

With the start of a new year, comes time for everyone to look back at what they have accomplished over the past year and what goals they want to set moving forward.  One of the most common goals set is to get back in shape and start eating healthier.  While… Continue Reading