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Luxurious house close to Boston, airport & train

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 2,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Entire house, 4 bedrooms, 2 full baths, sleeps 8-9

***Calendar is always up to date.***

7 miles/14 minute drive to Boston and airport.

Melrose is the hottest real estate market in the country: http://www.realtor.com/news/trends/top-10-hottest-zip-codes-in-america.

It receives praise from visitors to this house with its quaint Victorian downtown within walking distance, good restaurants and a Whole Foods supermarket.

The house has luxury appointments and upscale furniture throughout. Fenced in yard and three-car driveway. Air conditioned throughout and Wi-Fi.

*1st Floor: large, luxury, 5-star kitchen w/ cookware and complimentary food staples (cooking oil, sugar, coffee beans, Grind & Brew Cuisinart, etc.). Full bath.

*2nd Floor: 3 bedrooms each w/ a queen bed, and luxury hotel bedding, washer & dryer, and full bath w/tub.

*3rd Floor/Attic: Finished, carpeted bedroom with one double and one queen futon.

*Basement: Large finished room with large sectional couch.

Convenient/close to airport and Boston (15 min. by car). 3 minute walk to commuter rail, 2 minute walk to bus, 15 minute walk (3 minute drive) to Oak Grove MBTA train station (15 minute train ride into Boston).

Check in 4 pm or later and check out is by 11 am, but I do my best to accommodate early arrivals or late departures depending on the departure or arrival of other guests before or after you. Please contact me to coordinate if needed.

More Details

Owner
Property Owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 17, 2017

About Property Owner

I really enjoy home remodeling and this house shows it.

Property Owner purchased this house in 2005

Why Property Owner chose Greater Boston

Melrose is a VERY quaint town, close and convenient to Boston, subway and buses.

What makes this house unique

Very close and convenient to Boston (14 min. drive), subway and buses.

Amenities

Melrose House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 full bathrooms, 1 with tub, 1 with shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 double
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • miniature golf
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • tennis
Notes:
Cleaning services available.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(49 traveler reviews)

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Luxurious house close to Boston, airport & train
average rating of 4.979592 based on 49 reviews
5

A good place to stay if visting the Boston Area

  • 5 of 5

I rented this because my Venturers (Part of the Boy Scouts(14-20 year old coeds)) wanted to go to the Boston area. We chose to stay here because it was a short distance from all the area we wanted to visit which included Boston, Salem and Concord/Lexington.

We didn't stay inside very much. The kitchen was nice and had everything needed. The bedrooms were fine. Working with the owner was fine. The only minor issue is the kitchen is slightly elevated and we all tripped once going into when we first got there.

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Family Time Well Spent

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I had our three children, and twin two year old granddaughters at this wonderful house for 4 days and nights. This was our first experience renting a house versus usually staying in hotel rooms, but by all being together, it made us feel like we were at home. The house was very clean, offered lots of space, and was close to everything. The beds were comfortable, and the bedding and pillows were very nice. Greg, the property owner, was easy to get hold of, and answered texts or phone calls immediately. I would definitely rent this home again. Thanks for making it available to us Greg.

Jim (Northern Virginia)

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent property

  • 5 of 5

Stayed 5 days in August. There were 7 of us (5 granddaughters) and there was plenty of room.

Well stocked kitchen. Loved breakfast on back deck. Very close to restaurants and grocery.

The best part was the owner. He could not have been more friendly, gracious or helpful.

Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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5

Great Home for Our Family Gathering!

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect for our family gathering of 4 adult couples and one baby. Each couple had a private room and we had plenty of space to visit in the living room and cook meals in the kitchen. It was especially helpful that the house had spices and condiments - a real money saver. We not only explored downtown Boston, but also explored Melrose. It is a cute suberb and downtown was walking distance from the house. Thanks Greg!

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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5

Great owner, Great house!

  • 5 of 5

House was very comfortable, clean and located in a great neighborhood. Owner was very helpful and kind. He made it comfortable for us to ask questions and feel at home. Would definitely stay there again!

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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A great find!

  • 5 of 5

We just spent the weekend at this house. It was great, exactly as pictured. We had a family of 7 and there was more than enough space. The house was very clean and well taken care of. It was in a nice, safe neighborhood. The train station took less than 5 minutes to drive to and the trains were constantly running so we never had to wait more than a few minutes. It took about 20-25 minutes to get into Boston by train. The owner Greg was a pleasure to work with. He always responded to emails/texts within minutes. He even got in touch with me after we arrived to make sure everything was ok and to see if we needed anything. Great service! Great stay! I'd definitely recommend!

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
13 Miles
Logan Airport, 23 minutes
Nearest Train
0.2 Miles
Commuter Rail
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

Available
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50
Refundable damage deposit $390
cleaning $125

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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