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Boston Cambridge 2bed 2bath newly renovated

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

This is my 3rd property that i have on homeaway/vrbo and the others are numbers Homeaway/991992 which is a 2 bedroom 1 1.2 bath the other is Homeaway/3550760 which is a 3 bedroom 1 1/2 bath. Ask for weekly rates. Please read notes about some weeks that may be more. I have listened to people who have stayed here. And they say that they wanted to get out and get ready quicker. So I added 2 baths on to my properties. These listing will give you a direct access to all the tourist spots like the Freedom Trail where you can visit the North Church, Bunker Hill Monument and Old Iron Sides to just name a few. Parking is by permit on street.

More Details

Property Manager
Owner/Manager Chris
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
March 26, 2017

Amenities

East Somerville Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , on suite to master has sink shower and toilet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , main bathroom huge walk in shower double sinks washer dryer
  • Huge walk in Shower with rain head and hand held sprayer double bowl sink and washer dryer
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon , 2 twin extra longs or a king
  • Master bedroom is large and has full bathroom and 25' hi def tv with cable
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(11 traveler reviews)

Boston Cambridge 2bed 2bath newly renovated
average rating of 4.7272725 based on 11 reviews
5

Great time in Boston

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time in Boston and enjoyed our stay in the condo. The four of us like to walk, so it was easy to get to the subway, restaurants, downtown Boston, Harvard, MIT - within 2 miles you can be almost anywhere! The accommodations were very clean and well maintained. The convenience of a washer and dryer came in handy since we had just spent four days in Maine - thus tossing a few items in the washer was great. This unit worked well for two couples. While the second bathroom is off the kitchen and a bit of a way from the second bedroom, the size and great update they did was worth it. I would highly recommend this unit.

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great, convenient place to stay in Boston

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed staying at Chris' flat in Somerville. It's location was great. The flat was very comfortable and clean. There were plenty of towels and even laundry soap and fabric softner to wash our clothes.

Only one minor set back: When we arrived the cleaning person had not put back the keys into the lockbox, but the owner quickly found a solution for us.

When I return to Boston I plan on reaching out to stay here again. Thanks again Chris. Cheers!

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Sorry about the key situation.
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5

Perfect for Harvard graduation

  • 5 of 5

We were in Boston for a Harvard graduation and Chris' place was was great. It was easy to get to Harvard by bus and we took the 'T' to get to other places in Boston - both options were much better than trying to drive a car! The apartment was great .. for 6 of us and a baby -- quiet and lots of space. Rooms/beds were comfortable; kitchen was large and well equipped. Pull out sofa is a pull out sofa! Washer and dryer also game in handy. And, the high chair and pack 'n play make it a very family friendly place. Apartment is in a residential neighborhood, but Union Square offers lots of eating and coffee shop options and is a relatively short walk away -- even with the baby. Chris was very responsive and restocked supplies, as requested, quite quickly. Happy to have found this place on a very busy weekend!

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much I never heard how your husband did fishing. I sent my photo to your daughter. Call if you ever come back to Boston. Chris the owner
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5

Nice, clean and conveniently located!

  • 5 of 5

This condo is in a very quant and quiet neighborhood in Somerville. However, it's very close to getting to the train to downtown Boston or anywhere you want to go. We wound up taking Uber to restaurants and bars. There are several bars and restaurants that are walkable too! The bathrooms are all updated and redone very beautifully. For two couples was plenty of space - putting the two twins together to make a King was fine - didn't even notice.

Would definitely recommend this condo!

  • Submitted: May 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm Glad you enjoyed Your Stay. Yes I bought 2 high end memory foam mattresses that when placed together have barely no gap in them. Then I put an additional foam mattress top on it. Then I use 2 Clamps to keep these special bed frames I made from splitting Not just a sheet to grab hold of them together. But I'm glad someone brought it up after 4 years of doing it. I must be doing it right and it is so comfortable. Thanks Chris the owner
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3

Passable-needs a woman's touch

  • 3 of 5

Cozy two bedroom condo with good location. Lots of stairs. Layout was unusual, probably a result of renovation. One of the baths was.very small. Owner was very responsive to requests. Could stand to replace draperies, but blinds were fine. Clean and comfortable.

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ok where do I start. I had to cancel and rebook these 2 senior couples 4 times before they got the right dates and deposit right. They booked 4 1/2 months in advance to my condo. We talked about everything from bedrooms and baths to location and stairs. There are 6 front stairs and 13 going up to the second floor. Which I explained to them twice. I told them it was recently renovated in the fall of 2014. Where I added a full bath in place of a walk in closet. Which is not needed in a vacation rental. This is the cheapest 2 bedroom 2 full bath in Boston. And to get 3 stars because she doesn't like my choice of curtains is absurd. I'm sorry if i'm mad but I work hard to provide a newly renovated, cheaply priced 2 bedroom 2 bath condo. I guess you can't please everyone. Chris the Owner
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5

Great place to stay! Roomy and very comfortable!

  • 5 of 5

This was a terrific place to stay. It was an excellent value. The condo was spacious and so enjoyable. Chris the owner was very accessible and did a great job responding to questions and accommodating us!

  • Submitted: May 19, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. You're to kind!!!!!
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Rates & Availability

East Somerville Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter season
Oct 26 2016 - Apr 1 2017
2 night minimum stay
$275
$3,000
 
 
Marathon Week
Apr 13 2017 - Apr 18 2017
5 night minimum stay
$400
 
 
high season 2017
May 1 2017 - Sep 9 2017
3 night minimum stay
$300
From
$350
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $40 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$275
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
misc fees $300

4 day minimum stay June July and August

$100 fee for lost stolen or not returned parking pass

No Early check in/out

Holiday and college commencement week are more

misc fees may include cleaning, parking, credit card transaction fees,tax

SAVINGS!! Stay for 7 nights or longer and pay the lower average nightly rate!

There is no storage for luggage, so please plan accordingly.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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Map

Nearest Airport
4 Miles
Logan airport
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Casey's
Nearest Ferry
2.5 Miles
Long Wharf
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Fresh Pond
Nearest Train
0.3 Miles
Sullivan Sq orange line
Nearest Motorway
0.3 Miles
Route 93
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Vinnys
Nearest Ski
15 Miles
Blue. Hills Reserve
Nearest Beach
3.5 Miles
Carson Beach
Car: not necessary

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