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Quiet room - Great location!

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Melissa

Quiet room - Great location!

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 shared bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 shared bath
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Melissa is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

This room is quiet and cozy and located on the third floor of a large Victorian house in lively Jamaica Plain. It is ideal for single traveler (or couple for shorter stays). Perfect for a visiting scholar or researcher as it is close to hospitals and universities.

Amenities

Indoor fireplace
Wifi
Dryer
Washer
Shampoo
Essentials

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed

House Rules

Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Availability

16 Reviews

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Irene User Profile
Irene
August 2018
I spent about a week here while I was in Boston for a school orientation. It was just what I needed from a space. Comfortable bed and a place to do any work as well as AC which was amazing with the August heat. All my interactions with Melissa were easy and she responded right aw…
Louis User Profile
Louis
August 2018
Needing a place to stay in Boston for 10 weeks and coming in not knowing anyone, I lucked out by choosing to stay with Melissa. The location/room was great and Melissa was incredibly hospitable. If you're planning a longer stay in Boston, make it easy on yourself and stay here.
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Response from Melissa:
Thanks, Louis! You became an instant part of the family. So glad to have hosted you. Come back any time.
August 2018
Beth User Profile
Beth
September 2017
I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at Melissa's. Her home is comfy and inviting. I loved all the art on the walls. Melissa communicated with me and was accommodating to my arrival. The kitchen is beautiful and I loved the outdoor deck. With such close proximity to the main street …
Jiang User Profile
Jiang
September 2016
This is my first time using Airbnb. Melissa is such a friendly and kind host. Actually, I lead an american life there, like having party, drinking bear, and talk with her friends. I love there.
Taylor User Profile
Taylor
August 2016
I had a great stay with Melissa! The room was exactly as pictured, and the neighborhood was great with easy access to multiple amenities via walking or public transportation. Melissa was a fun host and very welcoming and accommodating. Of course, Acacia the lab also won me over r…
Laura User Profile
Laura
August 2016
Melissa made me feel right at home in a very relaxed way. She was friendly, helpful, full of information and tips without being intrusive. I was out and about a fair amount, and yet, both Melissa and Acacia made me feel welcome at every turn. I would stay here again in an inst…
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Min
July 2016
I stayed at Melissa's place for 2 months when I was in Boston for research, and thoroughly enjoyed my stay there. Melissa is the most wonderful Airbnb host one could ever ask for, and she truly took pains to make sure everything was comfortable and fine for me from the moment I s…

Hosted by Melissa

Boston, Massachusetts, United StatesJoined in August 2010
Melissa User Profile
57 Reviews
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Melissa is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Well-traveled artist who loves music, good books, and making new friends. I have lived in Jamaica Plain for over 30 years and can provide many insider travel tips to JP and Boston. I have a sweet chocolate lab who is always happy to meet new people but is also good about giving…
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Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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