From babies through teens and even adults, our readers picked their favorite places for swim lessons around Boston in 2014’s Family Favorite Awards.

The Top 5:

Boston University Aquatics –


Dedham Health & Athletic Complex – Dedham

Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston – Newton

Lydon Aquatic Center – Danvers

YMCA – Multiple Locations

The Winner:

Boston University Aquatics

915 Commonwealth Ave., Boston


It might not be time to send your child off to college, but you can send them to swimming lessons at one of the world’s most prestigious universities! Boston University’s Fitness and Recreation Center’s swimming lessons promote a lifelong love for the water for children ages 6 months to 18 years.

Has your child attended swim lessons at one of these Massachusetts locations? We’d love to hear from you! Share your thoughts in our comments section.  

And don’t forget to read the entire digital version of Best of the Best, which features even more places to go, shop, dine, stay and play around Boston and in Massachusetts. Join us as we celebrate all of our Family Favorite Award winners by following this link here