Boston Summer Center

Our Boston Summer Center is located on the beautiful, 60-acre woodland campus of Pine Manor College, only 20-minutes from Downtown Boston.

ACCET logoThe city is world famous for its professional sports teams and world-class universities. A wealth of activities is available, either directly on campus or within the wider location, and excellent facilities include on-campus accommodation.

Marker Pine Manor College
400 Heath St
Chestnut Hill
MA 02467

Nearest airports
Boston Logan International Airport, 13 miles/ 20 km

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On campus


  • Beautiful, wooded 60-acre campus, great for being outdoors
  • On-site student residence
  • Baseball and softball fields
  • Soccer pitch and tennis courts
  • Cafeteria
  • 10 classrooms, complete with media
  • Common room in each dorm, Student Zone for Kings activities or for students to relax, plus other social areas on campus


On-campus residential accommodation in comfortable twin rooms with shared bathrooms and common areas.

  • Residence is just a 1-minute walk to the Summer Center
  • Girls and boys are in separate accommodation areas or on different floors
  • Laundry facilities available free of charge every evening
  • Student:bathroom ratio: no more than 6 students per toilet/ shower

Meal plan

Breakfast, hot lunch and dinner are provided every day, with packed lunches or meal vouchers on excursion days.

19 meals per week included (3 meals Monday – Friday, 2 on Saturday and Sunday).

Special dietary requirements

Vegetarian always available. Others available on request.

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Courses available in Boston

Vacation Extra

15 hours of English lessons per week plus a program of sports, activities and excursions.

  • Start dates: 5, 12, 19, 26 July 2020
  • Duration: 1 – 4 weeks
  • Minimum entry level: Beginner
  • Age range: 14 – 17
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American University Taster Program

15 hours of English lessons per week plus university-style lectures on academic topics per week.

  • Start dates: 5, 19 July 2020
  • Duration: 2 weeks
  • Minimum entry level: Intermediate
  • Age range: 14 – 17
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Typical activities

Activities can include:

Arts and crafts, basketball, bingo, games night, international parties, karaoke, movie night, quiz nights, soccer, softball, table tennis, talent show, tennis and more.

Typical excursions

Full-day excursions

  • Newport Mansions
  • Wrentham Village Premium Outlets
  • Salem
  • Hampton Beach

Half-day excursions

  • Freedom Trail
  • Duck tour
  • Skywalk Observatory
  • Shopping trip
  • China Town
  • Boston Common

An overnight stay in New York can be added to the beginning or end of the program (subject to minimum numbers).

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The Kings Admissions Team