We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
47
All photos (47)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good40%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“jamaica plain”(8 reviews)
“dog walkers”(4 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
19°
11°
Sep
13°
Oct
Nov
Contact
Between The Jamaicaway and Perkins Street, Boston, MA 02130
Jamaica Plain
Website
+1 617-635-4505
Call
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Boston
from US$57.75
More Info
from US$57.75
More Info
from US$57.75
More Info
from US$57.75
More Info
Reviews (50)
Filter reviews
44 results
Traveller rating
25
18
1
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
25
18
1
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsjamaica plainemerald necklacedog walkerswhen pigs flyjp licksarnold arboretumnice walkfishinggeeseglacierwildlifeexercisesailboatturtles
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 44 reviews
Reviewed December 12, 2017

for a nice walk along the water. Bad weather in the forecast had us doing our walk at Jamaica Pond instead of going into the city to our usual walk at Castle Island. Parking can be tough but the walk is worth it. And decades...More

1  Thank Northern_Traveler00
Reviewed September 16, 2017

Jamaica Pond is beautiful in every season. Our first time was in the Winter and we would walk Beezee the beagle around the pond at least once a day. We were staying right across the street, so we could look out at the pond and...More

2  Thank Robert S
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Every morning, early, or late afternoon, I breath in the wonderful air and the natural sites of Jamaica plain pond. I have learnt it was made by a glacier many moons ago. Early morning you encounter runners, dog walkers, groups of girlfriends, mothers with strollers...More

1  Thank DANIELLA107
Reviewed June 24, 2017

I particularly enjoy watching wild life here, mostly birds. I have seen swans and blue heron, as well as the usual ducks and geese. It is such a relaxing place to take a walk and enjoy nature.

Thank minesis
Reviewed May 5, 2017 via mobile

Come to exercise and make a loop around the pond. Watch people fish. Rent a sailboat at the boat house and drift around. Bring kids or your dog and explore a quieter part of Boston. Flowers are blooming right now. Walk over to Center St...More

1  Thank lileemai
Reviewed May 1, 2017

I love Jamaica Pond! It is one of my favorite places in Boston. The pond is a wonderful place to walk. You can see ducklings, turtles, all kinds of wildlife. People are fishing, playing music., painting, you name it. This is a great place to...More

Thank cathyhutch2016
Reviewed November 3, 2016

This a delightful way to spend the day. The scenery is lovely. You can go sailing or rowing in season from April through October. If you like to fish get a license and bring your fishing pole. The little ones will be able to run...More

Thank patricia s
Reviewed October 19, 2016

Nice place to relax or walk around the pond. Parking is an issue. People also ride bikes on the pathway. They have sailing lessons for kids in season.

Thank skitraveler1
Reviewed October 18, 2016

On Sunday the weather was beautiful and our 3 generation family walked part of the way around the pond. This is a wonderful central gathering place for families and couples in good weather.

Thank LWL3333
Reviewed October 8, 2016

This was my second visit to Jamaica Pond and it certainly didn't disappoint! It's not the easiest place to get to, but upon arrival we set about trying to find somewhere to park. On one small stretch of the pond perimeter there is on-road parking...More

1  Thank Sue_near_Boston
View more reviews
Nearby
Jamaica Plain
This Boston neighborhood feels like a distinct
community unique and separate from the bustle of other
areas. Beautiful Victorian homes, restaurants with an
emphasis on being eco-friendly and providing local and
organic food, and a large Hispanic community. Visit
Centre and South streets for restaurants, cafes, and
little shops. The Arnold Arboretum is a beautiful,
large green space well worth a visit if you venture to
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 86 hotels in Boston
enVision Hotel Boston - Longwood
670 reviews
1.08 km away
Homewood Suites by Hilton Boston Brookline Longwood Medical
297 reviews
1.18 km away
The Inn at Longwood Medical
1,303 reviews
2.11 km away
Courtyard by Marriott Boston Brookline
543 reviews
2.31 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 3,446 restaurants in Boston
The Haven
125 reviews
.53 km away
Tres Gatos
120 reviews
.46 km away
Ten Tables
170 reviews
.70 km away
Canary Square
69 reviews
.40 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 908 attractions in Boston
Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site
46 reviews
1.38 km away
Samuel Adams Brewery
2,261 reviews
1.32 km away
Arnold Arboretum
608 reviews
1.53 km away
Puppet Showplace Theater
23 reviews
1.34 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Furkan A
October 10, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from DANIELLA107 | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately you can not bring your own kayak.
1
Vote