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Karoline Peralta

Member since: 2010
Call Manager
Speaks: english, spanish

CharmingStudio,full kitchen,fireplace & Victorian garden in historic South End

41 Reviews
Sleeps2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Overview

South End Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Furnished studio, full bath, full sized kitchen, fireplace, queen bed, sleeps 2

An excellent hotel alternative, the unit is situated in Boston's trendiest neighborhood. The South End offers many cafes, boutiques, playgrounds, restaurants/bars. Theater, symphony, museums/art galleries, and beaches are all nearby, most within an easy walk. Also just minutes to Copley/Prudential mall, hospitals, and colleges/ universities with easy access to public transportation and major highways.

Enjoy living in the largest urban Victorian neighborhood in a beautifully detailed apartment. Take advantage of all the amenities of the neighborhood or walk to many of Boston's historic and cultural attractions. Then retreat to your own private space with a romantic fireplace and stained glass windows opening to the private garden.

If you need help deciding where to start, your hosts, long-time Boston residents, will happily provide suggestions for restaurants and attractions.

Parking: There is meter parking for: ($.25/12 minutes or pay with mobile phone app: ParkBoston). There are some free on-street visitor spots available (please read posted signs to avoid being ticketed and /or towed), and reasonably priced garages nearby. Please try the following mobile phone apps for locating parking:

SpotHero, BestParking.com, ParkWhiz. Or please contact us prior to your arrival if you are uncertain of where to park for additional information.

Alternatively, there are multiple types of public transportation just outside the apartment. Boston is a very walkable city.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Karoline Peralta (Property Manager)
Member since: 2010
Call Manager
Speaks: english, spanish

About Karoline Peralta

Long time Boston resident, I love where I live, enjoy meeting and talking to new people. I like to travel, spending time with friends and family, eating out, dancing, philanthropy, volunteering in my community, being creative, sports, interior design, theater, music, shopping, and being adventurous.

Karoline Peralta purchased this apartment in 1995

Why Karoline Peralta chose Boston

Great location. Walking distance to everything. Full size kitchen and bath, and private patio. Also, accessible to public transportation, car and bike rentals, near the beach, golf, and much more.

What makes this apartment unique

Quiet, romantic, cozy, fireplace, private patio and garden, custom stained glass windows. Guest can walk to all major attractions: Fenway Park, Symphony Hall, Museums, restaurants, shopping, theater, etc.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Karoline went to great lengths to welcome me and make sure that I had everything needed to settle in comfortably. The studio itself is truly a wonderful space in an amazing (building and) neighborhood. It was very clean and well maintained. The furnishings were an thoughtful selection of fine New England pieces. The appliances worked well and the temperature was perfect. Karoline kept in touch throughout my stay. I will definitely return as soon as the opportunity arises. Many thanks to Karoline and Todd.
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Reviews

4.5
based on 41 traveler reviews

CharmingStudio,full kitchen,fireplace & Victorian garden in historic South End
average rating of 4.4634147 based on 42 reviews
5

Excellent stay

  • 5 of 5

Really beautiful studio with everything you could need. Very clean, neat and tidy. Todd was very kind to me on check in as I was quite ill and sent me to a good medical clinic. Short walk to the subway and grocery stores and a most superb cafe up the street called Flour. All-in-all a great stay. Boston is awesome.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your trip and hope you are feeling better. Sorry we didn't get to meet.
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5

Charming, great location!

  • 5 of 5

We loved the apartment, everything you need for an extended weekend in Boston. The outdoor space is a huge plus, perfect for your morning coffee or happy hour beverage.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope see you back again soon.
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We, two single females stayed here for four days, the apartment was a nice retreat after a long day

  • 4 of 5

It was excellently situated.We walked to most of the sights pleasantly. Perfect for two with a lovely garden patio for relaxing after a day of sight seeing.Felt very safe and comfortable. Lovely architecture and lots to see. Excellent alternative to hotels

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Owner's Response: Very glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see back soon.
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Perfect house for a weekend in Boston!

  • 4 of 5

The house was just what we needed. Super central to most things, we actually walked to Fenway and shopping on Newbury. Definitely a clean and safe area, wouldn't mind staying again!

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Owner's Response: Would love to have you back. Glad you enjoyed our property and Boston.
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5

Great location and wonderful garden

  • 5 of 5

Great location in a very pleasant area of Boston with a short walk to the T and 3 good bus routes. The space was bigger than it looked in the photos and the garden was just lovely. Karoline provided comprehensive instructions for us beforehand.

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed our property and location. Hope to have you back again.
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Great studio in a nice area

  • 5 of 5

This is a great studio apartment close to downtown Boston. Our hosts were very friendly and helpful. The unit was very clean and well maintained. All amenities were provided. We were able to walk to downtown Boston and Fenway park. The only downfall would be parking. Our hosts saved us a spot next to the building and we left our car parked their our entire stay. Parking is too difficult to find in the area. If you go somewhere, either walk or take public transportation.

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your visit. Parking isn't always easy but it is manageable and we are happy to assist.
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Map

Newbury Street
"Great shops, restaurants, unique boutiques, art galleries, antique shops, outdoor cafes, and..."
Fenway Park
"Just a short walk from the apartment or a free pedi-cab ride away. Visit one of the oldest a..."
Head Of The Charles Regatta
"Go cheer on your alma mater at the most prestigious international rowing competition held in..."
Freedom Trail
"Follow the Freedom Trail and retrace the steps taken by of our nations forefathers towards i..."
Quincy Market / Faneuil Hall
"Great shops and restaurants under the stars."
TD Banknorth Garden
"Become a super fan and cheer on the Bruins, Celtics, rocks concerts, or the circus at this g..."
Old North Church
"Hear the voice of Paul Revere and the vision of the lights "one if by land and two if by sea..."
Boston Common
"The oldest public park in the US, the Common is a great location to experience the change of..."
Public Garden
"Walk around or sit under hundred plus year old trees. Ride the world famous Swan Boats, or ..."
The Boston Public Library
"This is where art, literature and architecture meet. Or photograph yourself crossing the fin..."
Chinatown
"Bordering the South End, China Town offers great dinning and shopping."
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
The Paul Revere House
"Great tour that should be followed by tasting the wonderful flavors of the North End."
Granary Burying Ground
"See what famous people are buried in this historical cemetery."
Downtown Crossing
Top of the Hub
"Just minutes from the apartment enjoy spectacular 365 degree views of the city and many fine..."
Granary Burying Ground
"See what famous people are buried in this historical cemetery."
Cheers
Harvard Museum of Natural History
Cheers
Flour Bakery & Cafe
"Great place to meet friends for coffee and yummy pastries."
South End
"The place to be in the city. So why wont you come to stay in the country's oldest Victorian..."
Frog Pond
Commonwealth of Massachusetts/Massachusetts State House
"Amazing reflections on the building of surrounding architecture."
TD Banknorth Garden
"Become a super fan and cheer on the Bruins, Celtics, rocks concerts, or the circus at this g..."
Giacomo's Restaurant
"A taste of the North End without leaving the South End just minutes outside our door."
Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Bridge
The Capital Grille
Back Bay
"Many shops, historical stops, restaurants, art galleries, etc."
Boston Waterfront
"Visit the Constitution, aquarium, walk around Christopher Columbus Park and more."
Christopher Columbus Waterfront Park
King's Chapel
Toscanini's Ice Cream
"Ice cream lovers paradise."
Alibi Lounge
Atlantic Fish Company
The Paramount
"Beautiful and historic theater in the revitalized theater district."
Prudential Building
"Great shopping and dinning just minutes from the apartment."
The Shops at Prudential Center
Charlestown
Stella
"Awesome drinks, beautiful people, and good food."
The Beehive
"Great live music and ethnic menu."
Boston Opera House
"Architecturally amazing. Home of the Boston Ballet and many other theatrical productions. "
Tremont 647
"Good food and atmosphere."
B & G Oysters
"Nice selection, helpful and knowledgeable staff, and pleasant atmosphere."
Hamersleys Bistro -- CLOSED
"Fine dinning, consistent food quality, and excellent service."
Aquitaine
"Very nice French cuisine just down the street."
Masa
"Fun atmosphere - Latin-based cuisine with regular events and music."
Boston Pops Symphony Hall
"One of the premier Orchestras in the US. Attend attend an Orchestra or Pops performance in ..."
The Bell In Hand Tavern
"One of (if not the) oldest continually operated taverns in the US, the Bell in Hand is a mus..."
Orpheum Theatre
"Recently renovated - another great part of Boston's theater district."
John F. Kennedy Presidential Library And Museum
"Collection of artifacts and materials about one of the most important 20th century president..."
Estragon
Vejigantes Restaurant
"Very good food, nice service, and nice ambiance all for a good price."
Orinoco
"Very good South America fare, featuring arepas for lunch and an excellent weekend brunch."
El Centro Mexican Restaurant
"Modern Mexican fare right in the neighborhood."
Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Logan International
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Franklin Park Links
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Blue Hills
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Carson's Beach

One of Boston's trendiest neighborhood .The South End offers many cafes, boutiques, playgrounds, restaurants/bars. Theater, symphony, museums/art galleries, and beaches are all nearby, most within an easy walk. Also just minutes to Copley/Prudential mall, hospitals, and colleges/ universities with easy access to public transportation and major highways.

Easily accessible from the air port by taxi or public transportation. It is on several bus lines (43, 1, and Silver Line's 4 & 5) and train lines (Green E, and Orange Line). Bus # 43 and Silver line's 4 & 5: Rutland St. stop Bus # 1 Tremont St. stop Green Line train E: Prudential stop Orange Line train: Massachusetts Ave. stop Accessible from highway routes 93 and 95/Mass Turn Pike

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Rates & Availability

South End Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Marathon Week
Apr 14 2017 - Apr 18 2017
3 night minimum stay
$275
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$165
$1,150
$3,200
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $65

Check in is 4:00 pm or later and check out is 11:00 am. There is a $70.00 charge for early check in, late check out and/or baggage storage.

Payment options are credit card, paypal, and/or cash. Non cash or E-checks processing fees are charged back to guest. 2.5% for credit cards(US)/ 3.37% for international, and 3% for paypal. Refund Policy: 60 days prior 100%, 30 days=50%, 15 days=25%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

South End Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 350 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • fax
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Full size private tiled bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • New queen size bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 40 bicycles
  • 10 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Unit features: -Queen bed -working fireplace -Maple floors and cabinetry -Tiled bath and spacious kitchen -Beautiful stained glass windows -Exclusive access to lovely garden -Laundry in the building -Fully equipped kitchen and towels/linens -All utilities included: heat/ hot water, electricity, local phone service, Direct TV, A/C, and high speed internet/ wi-Fi

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