Our comfortable two bedroom apartment with tons of light has a true neighborhood feel! It comfortably fits four and is centrally located just a few blocks from Upham's Corner. Enjoy a short walk to the Redline of the Subway and zip into downtown!
Kennedy Library - UMass Boston - Castle Beach
The Mayhew is a third floor, fully furnished 1200sf luxury apartment centrally located in Boston near the historic South End. Part of a meticulous building restoration, the Mayhew combines characteristic turn-of-the-century Boston area architecture with modern day amenities and comfort. Original golden fir wood floors are complimented by thick, plush area rugs; designer furnishings create an elegant coziness throughout; and many luxuries of life are at your disposal. With the convenience of this location and comforts of this apartment, your short or long-term stay in Boston will be comfortable and memorable! Fully furnished, completely outfitted, thoroughly accessorized and much, much more!
Transportation to and from a Swank Properties unit is very convenient and easy. Whether using public transportation or a car, all of our units are selected based on their ease of access to public transportation and interstate highways. All of our units are located within walking distance to the Boston T (subway) system.
Parking: This unit offers free, non-metered on street parking near the residence.
Our properties are fully furnished, providing our guests with all the conveniences of home during their visit to Boston. Our kitchens are fully equipped with a full set of appliances including a full size refrigerator, dishwasher, range with oven, microwave, toaster, and coffee maker. Each unit features premium television and free wireless broadband Internet access.
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|Room type:||Entire home/apt|
|Bed type:||Real Bed|
|Extra people:||$10 / night after 2 guests|
|Minimum Stay:||3 nights|
|Weekly Price:||$1170 /week|
|Monthly Price:||$4095 /month|
|Check In:||4:00 PM|
|Check Out:||11:00 AM|
There were 3 of us middle aged women who stayed at the Mayhew. First of all, we wished we were told that the condo was on the 3rd floor, no elevator and had very narrow-steep stairs. Dragging our luggage 3 floors up/down was painful. Secondly, upon arrival , there was no bath soap, just sheets and bedspreed on the 2 beds no blankets, with 58-62 degrees weather forecast for the week, and no sheets provided for the futon in the tiny room off the kitchen. So 2 of us had to share a bed for the week. We asked for and received extra blantkets and towels only. We did not get any bath soap so we had to find an open store in an unfamiliar neighborhood that sold soap on our first night.. Third, the lights in the kitchen and dining room were so dim we could barely see each other. It was corrected the night before we left! Too late! Fourth, we were expected to leave the place clean, carry the garbage down to 3 floors, take off all sheets and make sure that the kitchen dishes are cleaned or in dishwasher already cleaned. If all of these were expected of the renters--why were we charged cleaning deposit? NO dishwasher soap was provided either until the day before we left. Fifth, on our last day, we woke up with heavy gas smell in the condo and the stove was not working. Apparently, there was work scheduled for that day in the basement! The least they could have done is warn us so we could have left the condo early, have breakfast out and not have to deal with the nauseating gas smell.
The condo is beautifully maintained and furnished. Clearly, Lance has worked hard to make all features of a guests stay stress free. I would reccomend this condo to travelers who don't mind an urban neighborhood and want accomodations that have charm and authenticity.