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Arthouse - Historic Brewery District - steps from subway, bar/restaurants!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Details
Property
apartment
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 nights

Description

Jamaica Plain Apartment Rental Photos and Description

2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, sleeps 1-6 (Read our reviews!)

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Modern apartment in a JP 2 family. Enjoy our extensive collection of fresh local art. This is not your standard run of the mill rental. Collection will occasionally rotate. Currently showing 'Ladylike' by Christine Li and black & white photography by Janelle McCuen as well as other works. Completely redesigned with a SS kitchen, washer/dryer in unit, pantry, huge closets, tall ceilings (12 ft in some places), recessed lighting, modern fixtures, and an office alcove. Versatile floor plan good for couples or roomies. Enjoy Japanese style garden just outside master bedroom. 1blk to T, Bella Luna restaurant/bar, gym, Ula Cafe. Walk to Centre Street's many shops and restaurants. Convenient central location to downtown, 93, 95, 90, etc. Minutes to Medical area. Absolutely no need for a car unless you're leaving Boston Metro.

*Rates are specified on this ad. Rates reflect 2 person occupancy.*

Green Spaces: Jamaica Plain, often referred to in the 19th century as 'the Eden of America,' is one of the greenest neighborhoods in the city of Boston. The community contains or is bordered by a number of jewels of the Emerald Necklace park system designed in the 19th century by Frederick Law Olmsted: Olmsted Park, from Route 9 at the Riverway south to Perkins Street, including Leverett Pond, Willow Pond, and Ward's Pond... Jamaica Pond has 60 acres (240,000 m2) of surface area and is the largest and deepest body of fresh water in Boston... Arnold Arboretum is a 265-acre (1.1 km2) world-renowned plant collection maintained by Harvard University, and contains Peter's Hill, the highest elevation in Jamaica Plain at 235 feet (72 m)... Franklin Park is a 527-acre (2.1 km2) park (the largest in the city) and holds the Franklin Park Zoo (the largest zoo in New England), White Stadium and the William J. Devine Golf Course.

Public transportation: The Green Line 'E' Train streetcar service terminates at Heath Street and South Huntington Avenue. Bus service continues along South Huntington Avenue, Centre Street, and South Street to its terminus at the Forest Hills Station. The Orange Line rapid transit train line runs below street level through the middle of Jamaica Plain, with stops at Jackson Square, Stony Brook, Green Street, and Forest Hills. Buses connect Jamaica Plain with West Roxbury, Hyde Park, and suburban Dedham and Walpole to the south, and the rest of Boston by street routes. Forest Hills Station is a major transportation hub and is within walking distance of the Arnold Arboretum and Forest Hills Cemetery.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Owner
Christine Li
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, Chinese (Cantonese)
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 17, 2016
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Guestbook comments from the owner

Stayed here for 4 nights in June what a wonderful place this is.

2 couple shared and it was ideal.

Everything is there for you it really is home from home. The owners have thought of everything and are there for you if needed but if not just let you get on with your holiday.

The location is amazing just a short underground ride from the centre of Boston and 2 min walk to the property, easy to get to/ from the airport using the underground.

Just 2 mins from the property in the brewery which has been renoveated to include a wonderful coffee shops ula and a wonderful restraunt bella luna both a must if staying here.

Cannot praise this wonderful property enough.
May 2011
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Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(50 traveler reviews)

Arthouse - Historic Brewery District - steps from subway, bar/restaurants!
average rating of 4.84 based on 56 reviews
5

Great Stay at the Arthouse

  • 5 of 5

Exactly as advertised, the Arthouse was found to be well maintained and nicely updated, with good amenities and a comfortable interior; a great stay for five adults. Its convenience to the T Orange line (Stony Brook Station) is perfect for travelling to downtown and especially for Boston marathoners looking for quick and easy transport to the Boston Common buses (Chinatown station) and back home at the end of the race (Back Bay station). The Jamaica Plan neighborhood is safe, family friendly with a fine selection of local cafes/restaurants and local groceries. Owner Christine was great and easy to reach and provided us with local recommendations making our visit truly enjoyable. Definitely would recommend this property to others and would stay here again.

  • Submitted: May 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A lovely place for our weekend getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Arthouse was great! Clean, spacious, convenient. We loved the proximity to Sam Adams, Bella Luna, the T...had everything we needed. Zipcar lot three houses away, several markets within walking distance, lots of character. Loved the T map shower curtain and extensive book of menus & rental guidelines. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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4

Great location

  • 4 of 5

The home is a very comfortable 2 bedroom. Great location to Samuel Addams brewery and to the train. Parked our car upon arrival and didn't have to move it until we left. Would recommend to those who want to sight see everything without the hassle of driving

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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4

Very nice

  • 4 of 5

The house was very charming, well supplied and wonderfully clean. The owner was quick to respond to our queries. We enjoyed the closeness to the subway and an excellent coffee shop. But if you wish to spend an evening just vegging after city activities know that the cable channels are limited, and the signal is weak. Channels fade in and out. Also the couch is not the same as pictured, and is quite uncomfortable. Everything else was excellent, and we had a great time.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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5

Excellent and so convenient!

  • 5 of 5

A fantastically convenient property. Located a stone's throw to the Stony Brook T station, cafés, Sam Adams brewery and restaurants throughout Jamaica Plain. Comfortable home with great central heating and good amenities. Simple communication from Christine, a stress free stay!

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fantastic vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay at the Arthouse! Great location, clean and comfortable--exactly as advertised. We would definitely stay here again! Convenience to the T was fabulous--a really cheap way to get around! Some great restaurants close by and we appreciated the recommendations left by the owner! One suggestion would be to put a mirror in the second bedroom to free up washroom time...but that is a really small detail. NO complaints from us! We loved the entire trip!

  • Submitted: May 29, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for staying at Arthouse and for the suggestion!
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Map

Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Logan International
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Bella Luna
Nearest Ferry
4 Miles
Boston - Vineyard/Nantucket/Cape
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
William J. Debine
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Interstate 93
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Bella Luna?Ula Cafe
Nearest Beach
4.3 Miles
Car: not necessary

In 1997, Jamaica Plain had the third highest percentage of tree cover of all Boston neighborhoods and the highest percentage in the Heart of the City. Jamaica Plain is nestled between tremendous open space resources, including Franklin Park, the Arnold Arboretum, the Forest Hills Cemetery, Jamaica Pond, the Allandale Woods Urban Wild, and the Southwest Corridor Park, as well as numerous other smaller parks, tot-lots, and playgrounds. Jamaica Plain contains or is adjacent to more than 1,250 acres of open space.

Jamaica Plain is served by a rapid transit line that runs through the center of the neighborhood along the Southwest Corridor. The Orange Line that originates at the Forest Hills MBTA Station in southern Jamaica Plain includes three more stops in the neighborhood, and extends to downtown Boston and beyond.

Other Activities: Historic walking tours, Sam Adams Brewery Tour

Rates & Availability

Jamaica Plain Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter
Jan 1 2017 - Mar 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$175
$1,150
$3,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$250
$1,700
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $80

*RATES REFLECT 2 PERSON OCCUPANCY
*Rates reflect 2 person occupancy. $25/NIGHT/PERSON UP TO 6 CAPACITY.
**Please inquire on special holiday/event rates.
***We will negotiate rates for longer stays depending on time of year, availability and my mood.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Jamaica Plain Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Floor Area:
  • 850 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Bottled Water
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Rich blue tile and plenty of storage for toiletries.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Linens provided.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Patio
  • Tennis Court
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
We offer different rate plans (discounts) for longer stays. Please inquire as to your situation.

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