If you want to live within a 25 minute drive southwest of central Boston, consider renting an apartment in West Roxbury Massachusetts. If you find an apartment within walking distance to Centre Street you will have easy access to one of the MBTA commuter rail trains that will take you to Boston's South Station.
A VA Medical Center can be found on VFW Parkway.
Head south on Providence Highway to reach the Dedham Mall and a BJs Wholesale Club. To the north, renters can visit dozens of shops at the Mall at Chestnut Hill.
Millennium Park is a 100-acre recreation site that maintains several miles of trails, a nature path, a canoe launch and great views all the way to downtown Boston. You can also access the Charles River by Kayak at Havey Beach.
The community has a YMCA on Bellevue Street.
Average Rent in West Roxbury, MA
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