development on the site of former circle cinema 

The Circle is being developed on the sites of the former Circle Cinema and Applebee’s restaurant in the Cleveland Circle area. The site is in both Boston and Brookline. Located at the intersection of Beacon Street and Chestnut Hill Avenue, The Circle is a short walk to retail, restaurants, two MBTA stops, Cassidy Park, the Chestnut Hill Reservoir and Boston College.

An AC Hotel by Marriott and Waterstone at the Circle are currently under construction. The AC Hotel, a 162-room luxury boutique hotel, is scheduled to be completed in February 2018 and opening Spring 2018. Waterstone at the Circle will feature 92 luxury active adult/independent living apartments and superb amenities such as a fitness center, pool, restaurant-style dining room, theater and underground parking. Waterstone will be completed in December 2017, opening in January 2018. The Circle also includes two retail spaces along Chestnut Hill Avenue that are available for lease.