About this listing
Cozy, comfortable house in quiet, safe neighborhood. Free parking. Fast access to I-93 (1 minute) and downtown Boston. Excellent public trans. Easy walk to wide range of options for food and drink. If we're booked, try our son's Sunny Apt in Malden.
The relaxing way to visit Boston:
Your own cozy, comfy little house. No one above you or below you.
NEW: Dedicated Wi-Fi router for Airbnb house (March 2015)
Free parking right by your front door. When snow limits street parking, we reserve a space in our driveway for our Airbnb guests.
Fast access to I-93 and its carpool lane.
Quality bedding, linens, towels, shampoo and conditioner. Hair dryer.
Excellent public trans to the main tourist sites: Freedom Trail, Harvard Square, USS Constitution, Bunker Hill Monument.
Quiet, safe neighborhood. Yet just a 6 minute walk from Medford Square's restaurants, pizza and sub places, ice cream shop and sports bar.
Spacious, clean, renovated 3-room house. No kitchen.
By walking, 5-7 minutes away, you have a choice of 20 food and drink places in or near Medford Square: Mexican, Thai, Italian, Pizza, Subs, Seafood, Steak, Sushi, Korean, Sports Bar, Ice Cream, North End's Modern Bakery.
You can get to even more restaurants and pubs at Davis Square in 5 minutes by car, 10 minutes by bus, or 30 minutes on foot through nice quiet streets and the Tufts University campus.
Whole Foods, Starbucks, and the popular Danish Pastry House are one km away.
Enjoy the night life in downtown Boston or Harvard Square and return by public trans (if you download the "Catch the Bus" app, you'll get back quickly and dependably, knowing exactly when each bus will arrive).
The apartment has: 2 large rooms (350 and 275 sq ft) and a smaller room (100 sq ft). Modern full bath, accessed from the middle room. Queen-sized bed in front room, queen bed and single bed in middle room, single bed in back room. Additional single bed and futon on request. Bed linens and towels are provided. Central A/C. Free Wi-Fi. Cable TV, large screen. Books and DVDs. Iron and ironing board.
Small room has: Microwave, refrigerator, toaster, French press coffee maker, teapot, electric kettle, coffee, tea. Cabinet with dishes, glassware and utensils. *No kitchen*
Late check-ins are no problem.
Children 3 and under are free. Graco portacrib. Children’s books and videos. Experienced, trusted babysitters available.
Interaction with guests
We live right next door. You have complete privacy in you own separate Airbnb house, so interaction is some or none depending on guests' preference.
No smoking indoors, only outside in the pool area. No pets. Please act appropriately for a peaceful residential neighborhood.
Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.
Married to Diane, the gal in the photo. We came to love airbnb in early 2012. First we rented as a couple, then we tried it with our children. We had great experiences in Germany and Israel. Now we try to offer the same to others, here in Boston.