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BU+ Longwood+ MIT Bus 1 Bedroom+ Sofa Bed

Bedrooms 1
Space 650 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2

Enjoy a beautiful apartment in a very central location with a spacious, open floor plan.

Washer/Dryer in unit.

Just a 10 minute ride to downtown and less than 10 minutes to Coolidge Corner with plenty of cafes, a theater, and the best restaurants in the Boston area. Brookline is one of the safest most charming neighborhoods in the country. John F. Kennedy was born and baptized here - you can visit the house where he lived as a child just a 10 minute walk away.

I will give you a list of the amazing Middle Eastern, Thai, and Sushi restaurants, European Cafes, and Bakeries in the area all less than 10 minutes away by foot.

Public Transport:


* 5 minute walk to Green "C" and "B" subway - connectivity to Fenway Park, and Back Bay / Downtown

* 15 minute walk to Longwood Medical

* 10 minute walk to 66 Bus service with direct service to Harvard Square / Cambridge and Allston

* 10 minute walk to Green "C" Line - connectivity to Boston University and Back Bay / Downtown

* 2 minute walk to MIT Shuttle (just a 10 minute ride to MIT!)


* 5 minute walk to Hubway station Boston's biking program- use your credit card at the bike station.

* Bike parking is also available in the basement should you bring one or buy one while you are here


Parking is provided via a dedicated spot right behind the apartment.

One of the reasons I chose Brookline was it's easy access to the primary roadways. This location is SUPER close to Memorial Drive via BU Bridge, Rt 9 to go west towards Natick. Rt 90, for longer hauls west or east to Rt 95 or Rt 495. Storrow Drive for Cambridge, the Airport or downtown. It's easy to both get on and off these roadways to Brookline, and especially to this apartment. which is unusual in Boston. The only other location this convenient is Central Square in Cambridge.

Complete List of Amenities:

Living / Dining Room

* Room + Board Sleeper Sofa

* Eames Lounge Chair

* Coffee Table

* End Table

* Floor and Table Lighting

* Bamboo Extendable table and Chairs

* Flat Screen Television / Apple TV

* Bluetooth iPod/Android Speaker

* High Speed Internet

* Contemporary Artwork


* Queen Bed with High Thread Count Sateen Sheeting

* Nightstands

* Duvet / Comforter

* Pillows

* Hangars

* Laundry Basket

* Extra Blanket

* Extra Linens

* Contemporary Artwork

* Iron w/Ironing Board


* Stainless Refrigerator

* Microwave

* Stainless Stove

* Dishwasher

* Toaster

* Nespresso Machine

* Coffee Maker

* Plates / Bowls

* Wine Glasses

* Kitchen Towels

* Potholders

* Flatware

* Potato Peeler

* Can Opener

* Kitchen Trash Can

* Casserole Dish

* Cookie Sheet

* Bottle Opener

* Wine Opener

* Knife / Spatula Set

* Vacuum Cleaner

* Glassware

* Paper Towels with Holder

* Colander

* Microwave Bowls

* Pots and Pans

* Cutting Board

* Cleaning Supplies Starter Kit

* Mop

* Bucket

* Broom and Dustpan

* Kitchen Scissors


* Wash Cloths

* Bath Towels

* Hand Towels

* Bath Amenities

* Toilet Paper

* Plunger / Toilet Brush

* Bathroom Trash Can

* Hair Dryer

More Details

Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 3, 2018


North Brookline Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 650 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • wheelchair inaccessible


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(3 traveler reviews)

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BU+ Longwood+ MIT Bus 1 Bedroom+ Sofa Bed
average rating of 3.6666667 based on 3 reviews

Great weekend in Boston!

  • 5 of 5

The little basement suite was a perfect location for our stay in Boston. Close to all the places that we needed to be. Loved the park across the street.

A small safe to lock up valuables would be a great addition. Otherwise the room was well equipped and very clean.

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 1 of 5

I booked this room in Feb. For a stay 3 day stay in July. A week before I was to leave for my trip- enquired about how to access this apartment. I received three different addresses with 2 scenarios dealing with a lock box? I finally got an address and was told to text when I arrived. I got in after a 6 hour flight and was presented with a door that the cab driver asked me " are you sure this is your place?" It is an unlit side door, that is not an entrance. I called and no answer - I did this for 25 plus minutes. In that time I booked another local hotel and signed up for a LYFT account. As I was taking off in the car

the inn keeper showed up. I decided to stay because I prefer an apartment to a hotel room.

When I entered the basement unit the place was extremely hot. The air conditioning was not on and it had been in the 90's for weeks. The AC unit is the "in room" type about the size of a small fridge. When it was turned on it was extremely loud. Loud enough that you couldn't watch TV with out blasting it to an uncomfortable volume. The AC never really cooled the place. Because the apartment is below ground by about 5 feet, cell phone reception is only good if you stand with your head in a window well. If you are sitting down - your calls will drop.

I booked another hotel and spent the next two nights of my stay in a cool, comfortable and cheaper place.

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Our 6 day stay in Brookline

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay in the apartment in Brookline. The meeting process was efficient and when I misplaced my key, help was very quick!The online description was accurate and the place was spacious and fully equipped. Easy access to the T made travelling very easy and, with the senior citizens charlie ticket, inexpensive: I am glad I did not rent a car. The surprise was the beautiful park right out the door which at this time of year was full of different fall colors. If I return to Boston I would definitely stay again.

  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2015
  • Stayed: October 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Cleaning fee $85

It is apartment T1, which is the first door on your left, downstairs. We have set up a lock box nearby for the keys, on the outside door of this place:

Just three short blocks from the apartment.

Please message me for the code.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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