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Private room

3 guests

1 bedroom

1 bed
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About this listing

Big, beautiful Victorian house, safe to walk late, 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 big room, with queen size bed with shared bath. Single mattress can be provided for the third person

The space

Big, beautiful Victorian house on three floors, there are three rooms on airbnb. You will meet other guests in the house. Little airbnb community
There are two houses attached to each other on the same ground. Open balcony in the front and back. On the back there is a patio and a picnic table for common use
Interior: beautiful hardwood floors, warm and welcoming colors . Equipped kitchen for light cooking
Room D: has queen size bed, comfy, good size room, extra mattress for third person available

Guest access

Dining room, kitchen, open balcony on the front and the back of the house, patio

Please change the bed sheets and take the trash out before you leave the house

Interaction with guests

Self check in: Text or call me when you arrive or if you need help.
e-mail, phone, text, (SENSITIVE CONTENTS HIDDEN), Viber, Line, Instagram
Please read and follow directions and you will be fine. Very easy to find

Other things to note

Very convenient, and safe location to the city center, Cambridge, Harvard Square, MIT, ocean, South Shore, Cape Cod
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 is 1 mile away
Free, unlimited on street parking. Airbnb helps to discover real Boston neighborhoods where you would not be otherwise as a tourist. Dorchester is a historical area with beautiful Victorian houses: Wellesley park with gas lamps is a nice walk from the house

The space
Accommodates: 3
Bathrooms: 1.5 (Shared bathroom)
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Check In: 3PM - 1AM (next day)
Check Out: 11AM
Room type: Private room
Self check-in: Smart lock


Extra people: 20 / night after the first guest
Cleaning Fee: 15
Security Deposit: 100
Weekly Discount: 5%
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Common spaces
1 single bed

House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check in time is 3PM - 1AM (next day)

Check-in is 2:00 pm, and checkout 11:00 am. You may bring bags in before check in time or leave it to pick up later. Let me know to arrange it. After reservation please send me your arrival and departure time for logistics
Help yourself coffee or tea anytime
NO shoes to the second floor
Keep the volume low before 8am and after 10pm
Close the doors gently
No shower after 11:30pm
No laundry after before 9am and after 8pm
Keep the kitchen in a decent condition after your use
Close the shower curtain well, no hair in the tub, no water around the sink
on the sink there is a sponge you can use it to dry
Turn off the light when you leave the room
Trash out from the room BLUE BOX recycling
Please respect this rules. Full refunded of security despoit in this case



Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund. Cancel within 5 days of your trip and the first night is non-refundable, but 50% of the cost for the remaining nights will be refunded.

Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
First aid kit

2 nights minimum stay

164 Reviews

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Kathy User Profile
July 2017
We had rented a car , so it was easy to get around. The beach was close, just 15 minutes. The place was quiet. Hermina was very friendly and helpful. There are places to eat on Dorchester Ave. that are around the corner. We had Magic Wok one nightZ very yummy and Bosburer. Yummy too.

Meghan User Profile
July 2017
There were some communication discrepancies but Hermina was helpful. The location is very close to the T.

Camilo User Profile
July 2017
Pros: location and price Cons: shared bathroom
Hermina User Profile
Response from Hermina:
Thank you, I appreciate it, I had to travel I appreciate your patience
July 2017

Sara User Profile
July 2017
convenient, close to train and a value option.

Cb User Profile
July 2017
Hermina is very kind and the place is very close to the subway station.

Nan User Profile
June 2017
Good value for the big city of Boston. Close to public transportation. Had air conditioner-not installed, but didn't need it. Stayed in room D. Hermina was sweet, even when we forgot to leave the key. Enjoyable place, although rowdy in the neighborhood past 11. Seemed Safe and near police department. House was quiet!
Hermina User Profile
Response from Hermina:
Thank you very much for your invite, hope in the future
June 2017

Jim User Profile
June 2017
All in all we had a good experience. It was easy to get to, we had no problem finding a parking space, we felt safe in the neighborhood, the room was clean, the price was right, and Hermina was very accessible. The con was that the number of beds in the room was unclear in the description. There were 2 of us and the room (D) said it would sleep 3. This meant 2 in the 1 full bed and there was an option for Hermina to get a pull out for the 3rd. Fortunately I was staying with a good friend so we just shared the full. Also, it was pretty muggy and the air conditioner was in the room still in the box and not installed. That being said, it was all in all a good experience.

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Boston, Massachusetts, United StatesJoined in May 2010
Hermina User Profile

Originally from Armenia, I live in Boston for many years. My house is one of many beautiful Victorian houses in oldest neighborhoods in Boston (Dorchester). The house is beautiful, big, clean and colors are my addition to its charm. I love colors you can see it in the pictures.
I love the idea of B&B and now I have chance to host people from the world in my own house. Traveling is part of my life and staying with family opens chance to meet local people.
I share what I know about Boston with pleasure and sometimes I learn from travelers what they discovered in Boston.

Languages: English, Français, Русский
Response rate: 97%
Response time: within an hour
Exact location information is provided after a booking is confirmed.

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