5.3 out of 10

Massachusetts Ave, Fenway / Kenmore

Ranked 5th best street in Fenway / Kenmore
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Great for
  • Public Transport
  • Childcare
  • Eating Out
  • Internet Access
  • Medical Facilities
Not great for
  • Clean & Green
  • Lack of Traffic
  • Peace & Quiet
  • Pest Free
  • Safe & Sound
Who lives here?
  • Professionals
  • Singles
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Reviews

3/5 rating details
  • Neighborly Spirit 4/5
  • Safe & Sound 2/5
  • Clean & Green 2/5
  • Pest Free 2/5
  • Peace & Quiet 2/5
  • Eating Out 4/5
  • Nightlife 4/5
  • Parks & Recreation 3/5
  • Shopping Options 4/5
  • Gym & Fitness 3/5
  • Internet Access 4/5
  • Lack of Traffic 2/5
  • Cost of Living 3/5
  • Resale or Rental Value 3/5
  • Public Transport 5/5
  • Medical Facilities 4/5
  • Schools 4/5
  • Childcare 4/5
Feb 01, 2010

"A Convienient residential area for singles and couples"

Westland ave is a convient place to live to be near the city. Many college students live there so it can be loud at times and it is a little bit grimy. There are excellent restaurants nearby and great shopping options. There is also a grocery store at the end of the block. Nearby parks offer good outside areas and it is immediatly between two train lines of the local transportation options which helps a lot.
Recommended for
  • Professionals
  • Singles
3/5
May 26, 2008

"The street that goes on and on."

A warning to tourists: please do not call it "Massachusetts Avenue." Everyone in Boston just calls this street Mass Ave. It is one of the longest streets in the Boston area running from the edge of the Dorchester neighborhood through Boston, Cambridge, Arlington, Lexington before it ends at Minuteman National Park. In Boston proper, Mass Ave has many different feelings. At one end Newbury Street dead ends into it and despite the T station and the Masspike running under it is still an upscale area. At the other end however, there is not the economic prosperity. Along the way between is the beautiful Christian Scientist center and the Boston Symphony.

Best Streets in Fenway / Kenmore

1

Jersey St

4.5/5
"short street between two awesome attractions"
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2

Longwood Ave

4.5/5
"On top without a doubt"
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3

Park Dr

3.5/5
"Really pretty old boston street"
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"Nice eating joints"
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"A Convienient residential area for singles and couples"
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Unranked Streets in Fenway / Kenmore

"Not the best"
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"New England Conservatory and residential area"
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Hemenway St

3.5/5
"A Nice Street Tucked Away"
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I-- 90

2.5/5
"Typical Bypass Road"
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"The Green Monster lives here."
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