About this listing
Airbnb guest room includes a bedroom, half bath, Jacuzzi Room and roof deck. Harvard is 20-30 min. walk; MIT is a 15-20 min. bike ride. Both are accessible via the subway, walking or bicycling. #86 bus, which stops on our block goes to Harvard.
The Jacuzzi Room is just outside the Guest Room and includes a handheld shower. It comes with fresh towels, soap & shampoo for convenience.
The Airbnb guest suite is located on the top floor of our home. It encompasses three areas: a guest room with a half bath, Jacuzzi room (Jacuzzi/Bath/Shower) and roof deck. The bedroom is equipped with a microwave, small refrigerator, coffee pot and electric tea kettle.
Airbnb guests share the side entrance to our home with Robert and myself found at the end of the blue stone walkway you see upon arrival. The front entrance is private. Upon entrance, there's a central stairwell, which takes you to the top floor. Robert and I live in the floors beneath you.
Interaction with Guests
Monique responds to Airbnb requests online, greets guests and orients you to our neighborhood. We provide you with a folder, which recommends restaurants, pubs and cafes as well as places to see in the Boston area. Maps are included as well as so guests can see how Somerville, Cambridge and Boston link.
We are fortunate to be located in one of the most fun but also interesting areas in Somerville all 10 minutes of our home. Our home is in between Union Square in Somerville and Inman Square in Cambridge. These squares have a diverse number of restaurants, pubs and cafe's. Our Inman Square restaurant favorites include: Punjabi Dabi and Christina's. In Union Square we also like: Machu Chicken and Ebu Sushi. We have a two excellent grocers nearby: Whole Foods and Market Basket, which make it easy to pick up a few items to keep in your room.
Boston, Somerville and Cambridge are walking towns! Please consider bringing walking shoes or sneakers cause you will be walking a lot. Walking, bicycling, the subway ((URL HIDDEN) are all great ways to visit our area. Free on street parking in front or nearby our home is available with Somerville parking passes we provide.
After a full day of travel, we highly recommend picking up a cab from either Harvard Square or Logan. If using public transportation from Logan to our home, take the Silver line to the Red Line (Outbound) getting off at Harvard Square Station. We recommend taking a cab from Harvard Station to our home. Taking a taxi from Logan will cost $30 and may take anywhere from 15 minutes or an hour depending on commute.
Other Things to Note
From Logan a taxi (15 - 30 minutes) and costs $30 and public transportation (1 hour). If using public transportation, please use a taxi to get to our home from Harvard Station, which is $10.
Upon arrival please remove shoes, which can be left near our side entrance. We do not allow pets or smoking on the property. We ask the use of Jacuzzi/Bath/Shower be limited to no later than 10:00p however, early morning use of either is fine.
Half Bath with small refrigerator under the copper sink. We include milk and a milk alternative. Faucet has water purification option.