Best streets in Westwood

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Ranked 1st best street in Westwood

"Filled with fun and frolic"

- tia
The name of Wilshire boulevard in itself sounds cool and happening to the ears. It is actually more than that. Originally named after Henry Wilshire, it is almost the largest street in Los Angeles. Th...
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Ranked 2nd best street in Westwood

"First date haven"

- JenMac
Broxton Avenue is one of the quieter and smaller streets as far as cars go; but, it is one of the busiest streets in the village. It is the optimal young person's first date place because of all of t...
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Ranked 3rd best street in Westwood

"The opening to UCLA"

- JenMac
Some of my favorite things from college are on Gayley Avenue. The street wraps around the front end of the school. The entrance to all of the newer dorms is on Gayley and all of the fraternity houses...
34.0682281231253 -118.44878778863

Ophir Dr

Ranked 4th best street in Westwood

"Pretty nice neighborhood, close to campus"

- stargazer
Ophir Drive features many apartments, mostly inhabited by UCLA students. It is within convenient walking distance to UCLA's campus. There are some decent apartments on this street, better than some ar...
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Levering Ave

Ranked 5th best street in Westwood

"Good Off-Campus Student Living"

- bruinajay
Levering Avenue is a busy thoroughfare to foot traffic, due to the students that make their way to and from class on campus throughout the day. Vehicular traffic is less than other streets like Gayley...
34.0666794505354 -118.45414669851
Ranked 6th best street in Westwood

"Best done on foot"

- doyerdog
Westwood Plaza is basically the front entrance to UCLA. It gives off the perfect first impression to what is one of the biggest and most beautiful university campuses in the world. The famed UCLA Medi...
34.0583448117661 -118.443560578674

Veteran Ave

Ranked 7th best street in Westwood

"Busy Noisy Street"

- citizenjane
Bit of a sketchy place to live. Even Westwood Park which is right there behind the Federal Building is questionable. Lots of families still go there to have picnics and people are out playing basketba...
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Unranked Streets

"You Never Know What Pleasant Surprise You Might Find"

- bruinajay
For as close to Wilshire Boulevard as Ashton Avenue is, this street is nestled quietly behind the commercial business buildings that line the aforementioned Wilshire. Students enjoy a quiet home livin...
34.0630249882306 -118.43125762656

"Art Recluse for all"

- Zephory
Right off W. Sunset Blvd this street offers a lot of local art. I consider this area to be the East Town of my hometown Grand Rapids. That was a section of our city that catered to hippies etc... Char...
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Glenrock Ave


"not so nice but convenient for UCLA students"

- stargazer
Many students live in this area due to its close proximity to UCLA's campus. You will be able to walk to campus easily from here without worrying with having a car or taking the bus. However, due to t...
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Hilgard Ave


"Busy but really beautiful"

- JenMac
Hilgard Avenue is one of the most scenic streets in the college part of Westwood Village. It goes around the back side of the University so the people traffic isn't nearly as much as other major stre...
34.0699383777287 -118.438858091117

Landfair Ave


"Noisy street and lots of greek housing"

- citizenjane
Landfair has lots of fraternities and sororities on it being so close to UCLA. It’s not the cleanest street and can get pretty noisy. There is also a fair amount of traffic coming up the street from W...
34.0678712874999 -118.450346246025

"Busy, College area"

- KeKe82
This area isn't much different from Strathmore St. It too is a commercial business area located within the college grounds. Many of the locals are students from all over so that makes this area as di...
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"Serenity on the Westside"

- bruinajay
Manning Avenue is a tranquil street shuttered from the hustle and bustle of Santa Monica Blvd. The residents on the street that walk in the mornings before work and evenings afterwards are more than p...
34.0613860359627 -118.435925264936

Ohio Ave


"Quiet yet centrally located"

- citizenjane
Ohio Ave is nestled in a quiet little nook nearing Santa Monica. Not too far you’ll find Westwood Park and lots of tree lined streets. Go about a mile away from the trees and you’ll be home to Bristo...
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"Convenient location for UCLA students"

- stargazer
I lived in an apartment on Rochester Ave while a grad student at UCLA. This area is far enough from campus that you feel somewhat separated from all the students and partying, but close enough to be a...
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Roebling Ave


"Decent street conveniently located for students"

- stargazer
Roebling Avenue is a short street located very near UCLA's campus. It was nice to live here because it was an easy walk, I didn't have to worry about catching the bus or finding parking anywhere. I fo...
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"Busy street , UCLA"

- KeKe82
Located in the heart of UCLA, Strathmore st is a hustle and bustle of students and undergraduates. Its not much standard housing available in this area because of all the Greek Houses. The Greek house...
34.0690726228196 -118.447670029186

Tiverton Ave


"nice street near med school"

- stargazer
Tiverton Avenue is a fairly nice street that runs right by the UCLA medical school. Many students live in this area, however it is not terribly noisy. There can be quite a bit of traffic heading throu...
34.061928333889 -118.442868006704

Weyburn Ave


"A great place to be a college student"

- teamla
Weyburn runs right through the heart of Westwood. It's full of shops, movie theaters, chain restaurants, and, the all important, coffee shops. In fact, you'll find a Peete's, a Starbucks, and a Coffee...
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