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Apartment - Private room · Garfield ave, Revere, MA 02151, United States

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3 minutes walk to subway and beach,

10 minutes to airport and 15 minutes to downtown Boston

free wireless internet, free laundry (washer only), free utility, no tax
free kitchen.

Private bedroom basically furnished with queen or twin size bed.

More information:
1. We have one off street parking place. You need ask whether we will reserve it for you when book. On street parking is free at night (7:00pm to 7:00am) and weekend. But you can always park your car at subway station parking lot which is $5 per day (very cheap and safe).

2. We have two rooms with window air-conditioner and two rooms with fan only. Please confirm whether you will get the room with air-conditioner when book (some guest complaint this in summer sometimes). First book, first serve.

3. You need bring your own shower towel and slipper for health purpose. We provide washed sheet but you can bring yourself if you care about it. We clean bathroom weekly, so please keep it clean after you use it.

4. Owner will avoid to bother guest during your stay unless you have question to call or email owner since we installed monitor in house common place for house security.

Boston house and hotel is very expensive, so please don't expect condition like hotel with this price. But we provide all the basic living condition and have kitchen available. If you look for your honey moon stay, please keep this place away :) :)

Room type: Private room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 8
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1.5
Beds: 4
Extra people: $25 / night after the first guest
Cleaning Fee: $10
Cancellation: Strict

Overall Guest Satisfaction

Check In
  • The house was clean and orderly. Conveniently located to ride the Metro into Boston (20m) or to the airport (15m). The host was proactive in sending us the information needed to get in the house. Would recommend.

    March 2014
  • The reservation was canceled 30 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.

    March 2014
  • I couldn't find the place when I arrived late at night. Didn't feel comfortable with area - but, it was late and I was traveling alone, so stayed at a hotel. Cant rate the accomodations.

    September 2013
  • The neighborhood did not look safe (dirty houses with broken windows all around, encountered dangerous looking guys walking around with baseball bats etc.) While itis not too bad, because the beach is right across the beach and things there look better, we did not feel very safe.
    Our room was dusty and was not cleaned very well. While the sheets were not dirty, they did not smell fresh. Since the house is right by the metro station, you could hear the noise of trains stopping every 15 min till the midnight.

    September 2013
  • Thank you Rex, was a nice stay. Really near the beach. Everything went good with the passwords for the apartment. It was a little bit loud because the apartment is near the train route.

    All in all a good place for that price

    August 2013
  • I left early because, honestly, I wasn´t satisfied. But that is definately also my fault and at least my problem. I should have get more information before booking and I should have seen what to expect. For this price it is ok, for sure. The problem was that my room wasn´t clean. Sand on the bed etc... I left after first night. In the morning, when I woke up, somebody in the room next to me has thrown something against the wall, again and again. So I was not corious about what the person was doing in there, so I just left. But ok, some people might don´t see such things as a problem - I did. Rex was really helpfull and had a lot of informations for check-in and how to get into the house, how to connect to the Wi-Fi (worked perfectly) I really apreciate that. At the end: Is the Budget low - you need to know what to expect! Anyways, thank you Rex

    August 2013
  • This was my first time using an airbnb place and was a bit skeptical. I got this place b/c I wanted something cheap and was only planning on being there to sleep and shower. So if you want basics, and no frills, this is it. It's an older home, so if you're expecting a Holiday Inn experience, you won't get it here. It's more like a college dorm. I did have air conditioning though, my things were safe, but my room was right where the sun comes up, so by 6am, it was very bright in my room.

    I suppose the hard thing about these type of arrangement is the roommates. They were very quiet and we had little interaction. They were also Chinese, so it was hard to communicate, though they spoke English. They were very nice, but when you're sharing a bathroom with people you don't know, it's a bit awkward.

    The town of Revere is interesting. It's an old beach town, the oldest public beach, but doesn't have much there anymore. The pizza place was great, though, and the people working there were very friendly. The beach also looked clean and the waves of the Atlantic Ocean were minimal.

    In the end, if you want basic and can handle dorm/camp like conditions, this place is fine. If I had taken my wife instead of a friend, I'm sure she would have bailed for a hotel after the first night.

    Rex was very helpful and attentive. I never saw him, but he was quick to reply and was helpful.

    August 2013
  • Accommodation student like and very dirty
    Location however great for public transport, airport, downtown boston and beach, wifi no issues,

    July 2013
  • Rex sent me an email way before the date of my arrival to change the location at which I will be hosted. He gave me an apartment at a better location, but it was not the whole apartment as was promised online. We were still satisfied with our stay though!

    June 2013
  • Had a great stay...everything was set up nicely. My only complaint is that it wasn't clean enough...Otherwise great! Thanks!

    May 2013
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I have been running this bed and breakfast for almost two years now, and I love it! It is always great to hear the various stories that our guests from all over the world have. My place is offering you the basics you need for lodging, this is not intended to be very fancy-- just a convenient place to sleep over and stay. It will be my pleasure to host you. Looking forward to your stay!
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