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665 Washington St, Boston, MA 02111

Amenities

Apartment Features

Air Conditioning
Cable Ready
Dishwasher
Elevator
Hardwood Flooring
Island Kitchens
Microwave
Oversized Closets
Smoke Free
View
Washer & Dryer In Unit
Housekeeping Available
Deck
Garbage Disposal
Refrigerator

Special Features

Disability Access
Short Term Available

Community Features

Business Center
Clubhouse
Extra Storage
Fitness Center
Full Concierge Service
Gated Access
High Speed Internet Access
Laundry Facility
Public Transportation
Swimming Pool
Wireless Internet Access
Conference Room
Controlled Access
Door Attendant
Media Center
On Site Maintenance
On Site Management
On Site Patrol
On-site Recycling

Additional Features

Covered Parking
Handrails
Framed Mirrors
Package Receiving
Guest Room
Library
Carpet
Range
Availability 24 Hours
Garage
Pantry
Heat
Complementary Printing Service
Resident Events
Non-Profit Room
Pet Relief Station
Vending Machine
Weekly Market Produce Stand

Property Details

The Kensington

The Kensington, the nation's #1 rated community for resident satisfaction four years in a row*, features upscale apartment homes, over 28k square feet of high-end amenities, and an unbeatable downtown Boston location - that's what life at The Kensington is all about. From the moment you walk in to The Kensington, you'll know this is a special place. Every detail and finish, from the lobby to the individual units, reflects a contemporary sense of style. Head up a few floors to enjoy breathtaking views of our dynamic city. Or experience our impressive array of amenities, including a sun deck with pool, fitness center, pet spa and much more.The Kensington now features a new retailer, Jaho Coffee and Tea, on the first floor of the building. And living here is a responsible choice. No need to own a car, as you'll be within easy walking distance of most everything you need (including the Enterprise Car Share Program which is located in the garage). Furthermore, we designed and built The Kensington following environmentally friendly practices, and all our units boast the latest green features. The Kensington is a LEED Gold Certifed apartment community. Make The Kensington your next move. For more details, call us at 888.448.8930. *as declared by ORA Power Rankings and J Turner

Ratings & Reviews

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We had a great experience touring the apartment with Andrew! He is super helpful and knows every single details with the apartment.

05-03-2021

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Hi, thank you so much for providing us with feedback on your experience here! We really appreciate your positive review . We hope to see you soon!

05-15-2021

The Kensington, as of our first week here, has proven to be exceptionally high quality in terms of the space, the staff, and the neighbors. Everyone is friendly and courteous. I am especially impressed with how well The Kensington is handling the restrictions with Covid-19. They're information is clear and they seem to always put in extra thought and effort to take care of their residents.

07-22-2020

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Thank you so much for providing us with feedback on your experience here and we really appreciate your positive review! We'll be sure to share your experience with the team and it means so much to us. Thank you again for taking the time to let us know how we're doing. Have a great day!

07-28-2020

Ever since I first made contact with the Kensington staff and expressed my interest in the building, they were incredibly attentive and made themselves available to answer my questions every single day of the week. While I was incredibly nervous to sign a lease during the COVID pandemic, which only allowed me to see the available apartments virtually rather than in person, everything about the building exceeded all of my expectations upon my move in. The move in was also made unfathomably easy because of the movers that the Kensington recommended, and the accommodations made by the concierge on staff on my behalf. While I have only been at the Kensington for a short few weeks, I am beyond satisfied with what I have seen and the treatment Ive received thus far.

07-21-2020

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We always strive to provide top quality service to every resident and guest and we are so thrilled to hear that you have enjoyed your experience here at The Kensington! Thank you for your feedback and have a fantastic day! Sincerely, the Kensington team

07-28-2020

These are really nice apartments.

12-07-2018

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We are happy you are enjoying your home!

12-18-2018

Best staff, friendly and helpful. Available all the times.Somewhat strict rules on the lounge (6th floor). Doors of apartment make lousy noise but otherwise everything else was great

11-07-2018

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Hi, thank you so much for providing us with feedback on your experience here! Let us know how we can be more of assistance when it comes to the 6th floor. Thank you!
- The Kensington

11-14-2018

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Josiah Quincy Elementary School

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