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Big, spacious room in a beautiful Victorian house, save, 4 min to walk to T-red line, direct line to Downtown, MGH, MIT, Harvard sq. I-93 South is end of the street. Private room, with shared bath

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The Space
Room type: Private room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1.5
Beds: 1
Check In: 2:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM


Extra people: $10 / night after the first guest
Cleaning Fee: $10
Security Deposit: $100
Cancellation: Strict


The Space

Beautiful, specious, Victorian house on three floors with finished basement. It is a duplex, meaning there are two houses attached to each other. Two houses are connected with open balcony. On the back there is a patio with a picnic table for common use.
Interior: beautiful hardwood floors, warm and welcoming colors . The kitchen has dishwasher, microwave, toaster, coffee maker, fridge.
Wireless internet access, cable TV
Room D: has a queen size bed, comfy, good size room

Guest Access

Dinning room, living room, kitchen, patio on the back, open balcony in the front and back of the house. You can also rent my car (Honda Insight/hybrid)
Coffee, tea with toast and jam please help yourself like at home

Interaction with Guests

e-mail, phone, Skype, text, Viber, in person when I'm at home, if I'm not available then the house manager will be helpful
After reservation you will have this information

The Neighborhood

Mixed population, safe, convenient location, interesting history, beautiful Victorian homes in Wesley park, Melville st.
Dorchester is a historic neighborhood of over 6 square miles in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. The town was founded by Puritans who emigrated from Dorchester, England in 1630. It's not a wealthy area, has pockets with beautiful Victorian houses, like Melville st.
This is a Beautiful Victorian house, built on 1848. And the addition, attached Townhouse on the back was built on 1900’s

Getting Around

Important information please fallow carefully:
Landmark: RadioShack on the corner of Park st and Dorchester Ave. and Buddhist Center with Yellow arch across the house
From the airport: Taxi (cost around $35-40)
FREE ride on public transportation from the airport, if you take Silver line and change to T-red line in South Station (look outbound train Ashmont destination) get out on Field’s corner stop. Get on Dorchester Ave when you exit on your left side. When you are on Dorchester Ave., turn to your right and walk. At the second small traffic light left corner you will see the RadioShack store. That’s Park st, turn to your left, walk, the second house on the right side is in front of yellow arch. (Buddhist Center) (4-5 min walk)
From South Station: follow the same directions above starting from the South Station. Taxi may be around $20. H. Now there is UBER (online private taxi, which is more reasonable price, if you have the apps your for UBER, you can use is, cheap, safe and no tip
From the house to the T-red line: Turn to your left when you leave the house, right on Dorchester Ave. You will see the iron bridge above Dorchester Ave. On left is the station: Fields Corner (all trains go to Boston, Cambridge)

Other Things to Note

Restaurants, shops, are around the corner and open late. The ocean is end of the street and Castle Island 5 min to drive. JFK library and museum, UMASS Boston 1 mile
Free, unlimited parking on the street and one can on dry way. Airbnb helps to discover real Boston neighborhoods where you would not be otherwise as a tourist. Dorchester is one of them

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House Rules

Check in 2:00 pm check out 11:00 am
PS: please send your arrival and departure time
If you need to bring your bags before check in time or leave to pick up later let me know please I'll try to arrange it for you when it's possible
Please respect the fallowing:
Parking on the street unlimited, free, check the street sings please
Smoking outside
No shoes to the second floor
Take the trash out from the room and please keep in a decent condition
Before you leave please take off the bed sheets and leave them on the bed
When you arrive late and leave early please try to be quiet not to disturb the other guests
Help yourself in the kitchen coffee, tea, a toast, jam, peanut butter (please keep it clean)
Turn off every light and AC when you leave the room
Thank you, this will be helpful to keep hosting guests
Wish you an enjoyable stay

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Safety Features
Smoke Detector
Carbon Monoxide Detector
First Aid Kit
Safety Card
Fire Extinguisher
Lock on Bedroom Door

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About the Host, Hermina

Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Member since May 2010
Response rate: 100% (past 30 days)
Response time: within an hour


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