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Member since: 2013
Speaks: english

Best Location !!!! Quiet tree lined street, blocks to everything

15 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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1 Bedroom Penthouse entire FLR,Private Roof Deck Great location

Renovated 1 Bedroom Penthouse with Private Roof deck, gas grill,, view of the entire city, outdoors lights. A three unit quiet owner occupied Bldg-Located on a quiet tree lined street in the heart of City. Great Location steps to all attractions. Garage parking available. Blocks to Newbury Street and Back Bay Station. Totally renovation. Property in the South End neighborhood. Some of the top restaurants are located within a 4 block radius. Only two flights of stairs to the unit which is an entire Flr through. The unit has a washer and dryer. Two TV's and wifi.

  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Michael (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english

Why Michael chose Boston

Great Location

What makes this condo unique

Location Private Roof deck


based on 15 traveler reviews

Best Location !!!! Quiet tree lined street, blocks to everything
average rating of 4.866667 based on 15 reviews
Newnan, GA


  • 5 of 5

My husband and I decided to visit Boston but knew nothing about the area. We knew the places we wanted to visit (Fenway, Sam Adams Brewery, the harbor) so we decided to find something in the middle and close to the T line (since we were not renting a car). THIS WAS PERFECT! Not only was the location exceptional, but the view from the rooftop patio was amazing! We were able to visit everything we wanted but want to go back just to stay here again! We would definitely recommend it!!

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Baton Rouge, LA

Boston at its best!

  • 5 of 5

My son lives in Boston, and finding a nice place to stay for a few nights visiting him has proven a challenge. My preference is to live like a local when traveling, which cannot be experienced if staying in a hotel. Michael's well located place is in the heart of the South End, one of the most desirable neighborhoods in the city. The area is walkable with many great local restaurants nearby. Michael is a superb host. His place is comfortable, clean, quiet,...and the rooftop terrace is a jewel. The weather was wonderful during my stay, and grilling on the rooftop was a treat. Morning coffee on the rooftop was the perfect way to start my day. Thank you Michael for sharing your special place. I will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location! Great Accomodations!

  • 5 of 5

This was our first experience with VRBO so we were a little hesitant. No worries needed.Great place to stay that is only a five minute walk to the Back Bay T Station. The Brownstone is exactly how it is pictured. We especially loved the roof top deck! We felt so much more comfortable than in a hotel and would definitely stay here again and recommend it to our friends. Thank you Michael!

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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As advertised. Well equipped. Perfectly located and very responsive host.

  • 5 of 5

Can't be beaten for location. There for the marathon and wanted somewhere close to the finish. Yet close to great restaurants. Totally recommend Michael's apartment.

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Brownstone in the heart of the South End

  • 5 of 5

The location is amazing. Parking lot right across the street. Spanish restaurant Barcelona right as you exit the parking. Part of being on top floor of a Brownstone... stairs, I can name 10 different reasons why going upstairs is good for you, so I didn't complain. Michael keep his place clean and everything you would need, he has. I will stay there again. Thank you Michael!

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your stay and thank you for the gift--I thoroughly enjoyed the wine. One of the main reasons I bought this place, was because of it being only two flights of stairs to be on the top flr unit-- which provided extra ceiling height and four skylights and access to a private roof deck.
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Stayed for 3 nights

  • 4 of 5

There are many pros to this property. First of all, the location. It is in a great neighborhood and many fabulous restaurants are within walking distance. Check them out! Don't venture away from the neighborhood, like we did. The good stuff is in your backyard! CVS is right down the street as well as bicycles to rent. It's close enough to the "T" and UBER drivers seem to be in the area constantly. We never waited more than 5 minutes for one. The apartment is just adorable. Light and airy with plenty of space. The longer we stayed, the more we fell in love with it. It's for 2 people because of the bedding. One queen sized bed in one bedroom. The bed is just ok. Would have preferred better linens on the bed. Central heat, but only one window mounted AC unit in the bedroom. It is well stocked in the kitchen and bathroom. Plenty of windows and the rooftop patio is a bonus ( although it seemed like everyone had a rooftop patio) if the weather is nice enough for you to enjoy it.

The cons are: if you have any sort of disability or you have trouble managing stairs....this is not the place for you. Technically, there are four flights of stairs. One flight to reach the front door ( 7 or 8 steps that are very steep ), then theres a flight of steep and very narrow stairs that lead to the front door. ( was tough getting our large luggage up those ) ...after you enter the front door you have another flight of stairs to reach the apartment. The fourth flight is the one you'd use to reach the rooftop patio. Which is accessed by a clear hatch that you open at the top of the stairs. Cool!! And beautiful!! Michael was very accommodating and let us stretch our checkout time a little bit!

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Downtown to the Cape
Nearest Motorway
0.05 Miles
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Carson Beah
Car: not necessary

Walking distance to all major attractions.


Rates & Availability

Boston Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jul 12 2016 - Oct 31 2016
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59

Check in time is 1 p.m. and Check out time is 11a.m. Many times can be flexible, please inquire in advance

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Boston Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
  • Away From It All
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , sleeps two
  • master bedroom with queen size bed.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking

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