About this listing
Come enjoy the charm you can only get in a 1920's Tudor. Our relaxing guest bedroom is decorated to be a calming retreat. It has a queen sized bed that comfortably fits 2 people. Located with easy access to I-91, I-84, and I-691 in the middle of CT.
Our house is a lovely brick Tudor style with a modern kitchen, updated bathrooms, and a fireplace in the formal living room. We have a spare bedroom with a queen size bed that is clean and well maintained. The room comfortably fits two people. There is a walk-in closet, 2 dressers, and a rocking chair for your use in the room. The bathroom is shared with us (1.5 bathrooms in house). We also have 2 cats and a beautiful Koi pond in the back yard.
We have wifi access for our guests throughout the house.
We provide our guests with coffee and tea and a light breakfast that may consist of oatmeal, fruit, and English muffins or bagels.
Large flat screen TV with PS4 (Blueray) and streaming Netflix and Hulu in the TV room only.
Air conditioning in the bedroom only when it is really hot (typically July and August).
Parking is on street and always available.
During the weekdays check in is after 6:30pm and checkout by 10am. Please check with me if you would like to check in/out earlier or later before you book. On Saturday or Sundays you can check in after 4pm and checkout by noon.
You are welcome to use the TV room, kitchen, dining room, formal living, sun porch, elliptical and workout area, and yard during your stay.
Interaction with Guests
We will be at home during your stay, but we give our guests as much privacy as they want. We are also happy to get a drink/dinner with you and chat. Interaction will be dependent on whatever the guest prefers. :)
We are a few minutes walk or drive to the Meriden Mall, Hubbard Park, walking/bike trail, grocery stores, restaurants, etc. We are about 25 min south of Hartford, 25 min north of New Haven (Yale), and 15 min west of Middletown (Wesleyan University).
There is an Amtrak train station just a few minutes away (~1.5 miles away).
Other Things to Note
**I require at least a day in advance notice for a stay. I can not accommodate you on the day that you request as I do not always keep the room ready for guests and need time to clean the room/house and put on clean sheets. Thank You!
We do not allow smoking in the house and do not allow guests to bring pets.
We also request that you try to be quiet between 11pm and 8am.
Please be sure to turn the lights and air conditioning off in your room when you leave the room to save on electricity.
Parking is on the street in front of our house. The road is a side street and is not heavily trafficked.
Hi! My husband, Dylan, and I have been hosting and traveling with Airbnb for a few years. It has been a great way to meet new people and the extra income helps us to keep our house well maintained.
A bit about us: I completed my PhD in Biochemistry at Wesleyan University and am now doing research in a big lab at Yale University where I study the structure and dynamics of the proteins that regulate neurotransmitter release in the brain. I also make soap and other natural skin care products in my free time and I sell them at ladybugsoapworks on Etsy. My other hobbies are making wheel thrown pottery (I am a big Raku fan), gardening, working out, and traveling.
Dylan is a programmer who has been making smartphone video games for a few years. His two main games are Space Miner Wars and Book of Heroes. You should go check them out and give them a try! Dylan is also very dedicated to martial arts, playing (and making) video games, and has also been making wheel thrown pottery for a while. You will see our pieces throughout the house.