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Dynamic And Fun

Kenmore Square is probably best known as the location of baseball's Fenway Park. It is a crowded... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
Mark P
via mobile
Home Base

Stayed at Hotel Commonwealth. Green line is right outside the hotel. Walking distance to Fenway... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
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“fun area” (3 reviews)
“red sox game” (2 reviews)
Boston, MA
Fenway / Kenmore
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Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Kenmore Square is probably best known as the location of baseball's Fenway Park. It is a crowded and vibrant section of the city filled with restaurants, bars and students from many nearby colleges. It is a fun area to visit, particularly on a Red Sox...More

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Stayed at Hotel Commonwealth. Green line is right outside the hotel. Walking distance to Fenway Park. Lots of restaurants. There is a McDonalds, Dunkin Donuts, and Starbucks right outside, so all coffee bases are covered.

1  Thank Brilynn1979
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Kenmore square is a great area of Boston near Boston university. It offered many different restaurants to choose from Along with the much needed Starbucks in the Barnes and Noble bookstore ...

Thank Flying4
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Kenmore Square is a long intersection in Boston's Fenway/Kenmore neighborhood. It is notable for the large Citgo sign, which has been in the square in some form or another since 1940. It is also the eastern terminus of US-20, the longest road in the United...More

1  Thank Andrei S
Reviewed 22 November 2015

lots of restaurants here...safe neighborhood, baseball, colleges, easy to access with the MBTA. Friendly people

Thank Nance Z
Reviewed 10 November 2015

We recently stayed at the Hotel Buckminster on Kenmore Square and found this to be a decent area for stays in Boston. It would also be a convenient place to stop for dining for those catching a game at Fenway Park just a few minutes...More

1  Thank BradJill
Reviewed 12 October 2015 via mobile

Kenmore Square is a hub of activity on days and nights when the Red Six are in town. Even when they are away-or baseball season is over-this is a fun, vibrant area with many bars and restaurants.

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 2 September 2015

But they call it Kenmore Square, anyway. More of a pentagram, I guess, with the silly bus station in the middle. But a big Green Line station and a bunch of restaurants and a couple hotels and it's close to Fenway Park, so there's a...More

Thank Northern_Traveler00
Reviewed 9 April 2015

A couple of overpriced, but palatable, restaurants if you're on the way to baseball's worst park (speaking of overpriced). Not a place to walk around late at night.

Thank jreskd
Reviewed 29 May 2014

Honestly, there is nothing to see in Kenmore Square; I do not see any reason to go there, unless it incidentally falls on your route.

1  Thank drepi
Fenway / Kenmore
The Curse of the Bambino may have ended years ago, but
loyal Red Sox fans will continue to infiltrate this
home to historic Fenway Park, where you can find
victory banners, people yelling in stereotypical
Boston accents, and lots of sports bars. Located
within Kenmore Square, the old gas station Citgo sign
is another Boston skyline classic seen throughout the
city. In addition to a hectic and diehard sports
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