Boston House Rental Photos and Description
Two houses attached each other on the same ground, 4 min to walk to T-red line
Dorchester is a historic neighborhood of over 6 square miles in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. The town was founded by Puritans who emigrated from Dorchester, England in 1630.
This is not the wealthiest part of Boston now, yet it is very convenient affordable and safe location to the city center, Downtown, Cambridge, Harvard Square, MIT, ocean, South Shore, Cape Cod.
The main house is a Beautiful Victorian house built 1848 and there is attached townhouse which is a late addition. The main house can accommodate 8-10 people, $15 extra after 9th person. 3 rooms have queen size comfortable beds, single mattresses can be provided for extra person. The Townhouse const $150 per night
Interior: Warm and colorful walls. Wi-Fi, Kitchen has dishwasher, microwave, toaster, coffee maker,
Location to public transportation: 4 min to walk to the T- red line Fields Corner stop. Red line is the most convenient line in Boston which connects you to any directions you need to go. The South Station is the 5th stop from the house. T-red line is 4 min to walk Fields corner stop: All trains take you to South Station, Downtown Crossing stop, continues to Mass General Hospital, MIT, Harvard on the same line direct.
Things to do in Dorchester area: UMASS Boston, JFK Library and museum, Castle Island
TRANSPORTATION/ Parking: unlimited (privilege in Boston).
From Logan airport: 7 miles by car, you can have a free ride by taking the Silver line and changing to T-red line Ashmont train, outbound to the Fields corner. Taxi will cost $35+tip
From the South Station: T-red line Ashmont train, outbound to Fields corner. Taxi may be $15-20,
Safety: It is safe to walk from T station to the house even late nights.
In front of the house is a Vietnamese Buddhist center and the back of the house is the branch of Boston police station. It is very safe between two of them :)
~ The highway (93) and the Mass Pike (90) are a short drive away.
You will have clean bed sheets, Towels, Hair dryer, Iron & Ironing Board, Maps
The library, shopping and eating places just around the corner (Blarney Stone, D-bar, Mckenna’s Café’, Vietnamese restaurant to the left from the house)
About a 5-10 min quick drive gets you to South Bay shopping center, where there is a supermarket, large Asian grocery store, Target, Home Depot, Marshall's, Office Max, Best Buy and Old Navy. There are also neighborhood shops on the plaza if you need something and a grocery store the very last one on the plaza.
From T-Andrew Station shuttle bus takes you to South Bay shopping mall area.
PS: If you need both houses or the Townhouse please let me know
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- pets not allowed
- wheelchair inaccessible
I am professional woman, I like traveling and I made my house home, away from home for the travelers. I'm a hosting guests for last 4 years. You can read many reviews from my guests in AirBnB website.
Hermina purchased this house in 2010
Why Hermina chose Boston
Very convenient, safe location and big space, free unlimited parking, friendly host :). Oh yes, comfortable beds to have a good sleep
What makes this house unique
Very convenient location to drive to Cape Cod, Newport, New York, North, South, New Hampshire, Main, RI
Guestbook comments from the owner
Thank you, Barbara, I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. Yes, I wish the house had 2 full bath. I'll thinking about it.
It was nice to host you