Twin bed with nightstand and reading light within the suite.  Very comfortable mattress and dark with curtains and blinds closed.
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About this listing

Our Fox room is super comfy and cool. We have air conditioning and a ceiling fan. It's a rare room that can host 3 people and has a full private bathroom. Bathroom equipped with hair dryer, shampoo, conditioner and body wash. Flat screen TV with basic cable in the room. Walking distance to everything including the T (subway) and the #39 bus to take you downtown. Our house is very quite and set back from the street so it's a peaceful oasis steps from all of the fun Boston has to offer!

Twin bed with nightstand and reading light within the suite.

Twin bed with nightstand and reading light within the suite.

The Space
Accommodates: 3
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 2
Check In: Anytime after 3PM
Check Out: 11AM
Room type: Private room


Extra people: $25 / night after 2 guests
Cleaning Fee: $30
Security Deposit: $150
Weekly discount: 0%
Cancellation: Flexible


The Space

Welcome to The Roost in the artsy and fun neighborhood of Jamaica Plain, Boston!

The House:
Our 170 year-old, single-family home has three cozy, spotless bedrooms available (see also The Roost-Master Suite and The Roost-Guest Room II).

Down a private drive in the greenest neighborhood of Boston, we’re just five minutes from JP’s city center and only blocks away from two of the areas largest parks, the Arnold Arboretum and Jamaica Pond. This friendly, diverse neighborhood hosts great restaurants welcoming pubs, shops, bakeries, and galleries. We also proudly boast the Sam Adams Brewery, which is open for tours and tastings Monday-Saturday. Fiorie’s is a delicious vegetarian friendly coffee shop right around the corner that's a perfect work space. Hubspot is conveniently located right up the street for bike rentals

The Room:
This room has a full bed and a private full bath. It's better for one person or two smaller people. It's filled with art. The room is secure and comes with a key. Closets and dressers are empty for our guests convenience. It's quiet and cozy!

Guest Access

Guests have access to the kitchen for cold foods and microwave (unless whole house is rented), yard, sitting area in 2nd floor hallway.

Interaction with Guests

Victoria is available to answer questions and greet arrivals when possible.

The Neighborhood

I love that you can walk to buy anything you need in one direction (including great coffee) and if I head the other direction I can walk around Jamacia Pond designed by Olmstead or be in 365 acres of the Arnold Arboretum.

Getting Around

The house is a ten minute walk to the Orange Line, Green Street T station into Back Bay/Newbury Street and downtown. Only a three minute walk to the 39 bus to Longwood Medical area, Copley Square and museums. Near the Green Street T stop is the South West Corridor Bike Path you can ride straight into downtown. Street parking is always available or you can use our visitor parking slots if you wish. If you need a car, there are many nearby Zipcar locations.

Other Things to Note

Other Things to Note
First Thursday of the month is an Art Walk here in JP. JP is short for Jamaica Plain! Here's a link: (URL HIDDEN)

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House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not infant-friendly (0-2 years)
Check-in is after 3PM

This is a non smoking house. Quiet hours are from 10pm until 8am. Cars must be parked within fence so as not to block neighbors driveway. One parking spot only per room. Please don't use the kitchen for cooking as cleanliness becomes difficult to maintain with the velocity of guests that we host. We welcome you to have breakfast at your leisure. Please place dirty dishes in the dishwasher unless it’s full of clean dishes!

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Safety Features
Smoke Detector
Carbon Monoxide Detector

3 nights minimum stay

Very comfortable mattress and dark with curtains and blinds closed.

Very comfortable mattress and dark with curtains and blinds closed.

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Robin And Victoria

Robin And Victoria

Boston, Massachusetts, United States · Member since May 2013

Born in Royal Oak, Michigan, Robin moved to Boston in 1988. She found Boston to be exciting, beautiful and more manageable than NYC. Victoria, Robin's daughter was born in Jamaica Plain (known as JP) in 1993 and now attends MassArt full time as an illustration major. Victoria lives at The Roost and manages the property as of September 2014 while attending school. Robin works out of an office in the house so she is there quite often. Both Robin and Victoria have a passion for good food, wine, art, travel and meeting people. They enjoy providing memorable experiences, beautiful surroundings and comfort to their guests.

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Response rate: 100%(past 30 days)
Response time: within an hour

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