Avalon at Chestnut Hill

160 Boylston Street, Newton, MA 02467

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Itay_S • Resident 2019 Not Recommended
Reviewed 10/09/2019
A Big Disappointment!!! We had a TERRIBLE experience with Avalon Chestnut Hill which included breathing contaminated air. After a year of living here we discovered that the air filter in the Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning was in horrible condition and looked like it had never… See More
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Resident 2014 - 2016 Not Recommended
Reviewed 07/28/2017
I lived her with my family for 2 years, because it was a contently location. It was wife myself and our 6 year old daughter. We had a very hard time with our nabobs who had a barking dog. When we could not resolve the issue… See More
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Verified Resident 215443 2015 Recommended
Reviewed 02/05/2016
This location couldn't be more convenient to all Chestnut Hill shopping. Can walk most places. Restaurants are fantastic. This property is very responsive to fix any issue. You pay more to live here, but it is Chestnut Hill and Avalon. You get what you pay for.… See More
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Verified Resident 206027 2015 Recommended
Reviewed 12/19/2015
after we sold our home and needed to downsize, we looked at a number of apt. rental options. Avalon bay became our first choice after visiting and speaking with a former resident who was our friend. we have been very satisfied with our choice to move… See More
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Verified Resident 170692 2006 - 2015 Recommended
Reviewed 08/03/2015
My apartment is lovely and has great amenities like a washer and dryer, a balcony, a beautiful kitchen area, a walk in closet. The office staff is responsive and polite. Maintenance requests are attended to very quickly. Packages are delivered directly to the building and the… See More
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Verified Resident 170755 2015 Recommended
Reviewed 08/03/2015
Renting at Avalon at Chestnut Hill has been a supremely pleasant experience. The staff and property are the best bar none. What you pay to enjoy such a fantastic location and property are well worth it. Relax and enjoy with peace of mind. See More
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Resident 2013 - 2014 Not Recommended
Reviewed 01/17/2014
We rented at this place for a year and had an ok time though the maintenance service was very slow. when we wanted to leave a month earlier they said they can accommodate us as long as we send the notice to vacate 60 days in… See More
Avalon at Chestnut Hill Manager01/17/2014

Dear anonymous, Thank you for sharing your feedback. Weâ??re sorry to hear of your recent frustrations. At AvalonBay, we strive to communicate our billing policies to all residents upon move-in. Part of this includes explaining all charges prior to finalizing our leases. Please feel free to call our Customer Care Center at 877-282-6246 if you would like to discuss your final billing. Best, Amber at AvalonBay Communities

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avalonstinks160 • Resident 2013 Not Recommended
Reviewed 11/12/2013
I've been compelled to write this review after a dreadful experience of violating the parking pass policy at the property. I was told by Concierge they would not sign out a third parking pass after being instructed by management. When given no recourse to address the… See More
Avalon at Chestnut Hill Manager11/13/2013

Dear Avalonstinks160, Thank you for sharing your experience. We're sorry to hear of your recent frustration. At AvalonBay, we strive to provide our residents with good customer service and a comfortable living environment. We will note your feedback as we work to continuously improve our community and parking policies. Best, Amber at AvalonBay Communities

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Resident 2010 - 2012 Not Recommended
Reviewed 07/26/2012
Poor quality construction. Poor cabinet installation. Bottom-of-the-line appliances. Maintenance of overall property marginal at best. Five-year-old second building looks and feels it's 15 years old. Tenant maintenance problems handled fairly well. Terrible communications. Too many meaningless rules. Inordinate rent increases. Policy is pet friendly, but practices… See More
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UnhappyRenter657 • Resident 2012 Not Recommended
Reviewed 07/18/2012
If you're thinking of renting here, think again. Be sure to understand the lease renewal terms, especially if you want to renew for anything less than a full 12 month period. For instance, our rent is about $2,300 and we were recently given a Lease Renewal… See More
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Resident 2009 - 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 02/03/2010
The motto of the Avalonbay Corporation is "Time Well Spent". In the case of The Avalon at Chestnut Hill, this phrase can only be completed with the words "wondering how I ended up living this nightmare" . A breakdown of the issues, which many others have… See More
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Resident 2009 - 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 01/26/2010
Nightmare in everything: unprofessional management, horrible maintenance, not safe, total reap off upon removal. Within almost a year we lived there, our neighbors got robbed once, and there was another break in. Upon removal, similarly to us, they will make you pay for professional cleaning of… See More
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Resident 2008 - 2009 Not Recommended
Reviewed 01/26/2010
After having vacuumed and steam cleaned the carpets , patched up the holes that weren't even ours in the first place, we also got ripped off at the end . GO TO SMALL CLAIMS COURT AND SUE THE BASTARDS!!! Not only were we forced into an… See More
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Resident 2009 Not Recommended
Reviewed 09/11/2009
NOISE everywhere , its like there are no walls, floors or ceilings. People leaving trash outside their doors in the hallways - sickening. Multiple break ins, no security in the building whatsoever anyone can just buzz themselves right in. Elevators get taken up and when they… See More
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kecandir • Resident 2006 - 2008 Not Recommended
Reviewed 07/20/2009
I lived here for about 1.5 years in a 2BR 2BA apartment. Pros: - Was a new construction when I moved in: Clean carpets, clean grounds, modern apartment Cons: - The management is incompetent. TOTALLY incompetent. They can't resolve almost any issue without banging the issue… See More
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Resident 2008 - 2009 Not Recommended
Reviewed 07/20/2009
Our 2bed/2bth apartment is 2 floors above a fire pump. I don't know how it is legal to even rent something like this out when even the dishes in the cabinets are moving around when the fire pump is on. 2 bedrooms a bathroom and our… See More
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Resident 2007 - 2009 Not Recommended
Reviewed 03/15/2009
The Avalon at Chestnut Hill is atrociously expensive for the location and run by people who truly do not care about residents' living experience. Case in point: during the winter, they send out a massive crew to remove snow and ice from the inner courtyard. Said… See More
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AVALONDISASTER • Resident 2008 - 2009 Not Recommended
Reviewed 01/22/2009
On jan 16 th at aproximately 10 am , Sprinkler system above our second floor 3 bedroom apartment burst. Three floors in a row were flooded and totaled. Ceilings were taken down , walls and floors. The sprinkler PIPE that burst was not properly insulated or… See More
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Resident 2008 Not Recommended
Reviewed 06/22/2008
Pool heater not working for grand opening on Memorial Day weekend and for several weeks beyond Flood damage to multiple apartments Tiny kids playground If you're in building 2, big schlep to get to concierge desk for everyday packages etc. Think snow. There are mice in… See More
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  • Dogs Allowed
  • Cats Allowed

Floor Plans & Pricing

1 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

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    $2,967

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    $4,144

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    $5,681

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An exceptional location, exciting surroundings and exquisite homes are all waiting for you at Avalon Chestnut Hill. The best Chestnut Hill apartments in Boston are here among the lush flora and the peaceful waters of Hammond Pond.

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Avalon at Chestnut Hill is an apartment in Newton in zip code 02467. This community has a 1 - 3 bedroom, 1 - 2 bathroom, and is for rent for $2,967 - $5,681. Nearby cities include Newtonville, Watertown, Chestnut Hill, Waltham, and Brighton. 02467, 02459, 02461, 02135, and 02135 are nearby zip codes.

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