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elegant new renovation: historic brownstone on a premier South End street

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 650 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

New kitchen & bath, all new furnishings, privately owned and hosted by owner

Newly renovated, privately owned brownstone/ townhouse renovation. Elegant original historic detail combined with stylish all new furnishings and artwork. This is a full time corporate/ vacation rental apartment in a privately owned building personally managed and hosted by the owner. Since we designed this apt specifically for guests, it has every convenience a visitor or traveler could wish for during a short or long stay in Boston.

-bright and sunny with high ceilings

-new granite kitchen

-complementary coffee and tea

-oversized marble bathroom

-all new furnishings and decor selected by the

owner who is an architect/ designer

-all new designer bed linens and fluffy bath towels

-Fine guest soaps, lotions, gels & shampoos

-Brand new small but fully equipt kitchen

-quiet & charming tree lined street

-numerous highly acclaimed restaurants, cafes and shops are within a 5-min walk (several on our street)

-walking distance to many historic and cultural sites

-less then 15 drive to Logan International Airport

-1/2 block to Silver Line MBTA stop (connecting to all bus and subway lines + connects to all train stations and airport.

*credit cards accepted

* we do not allow students

*guests must be quiet and low key

10-15% discounts for stays over one week

More Details

Owner
Dan Sugarman
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 21, 2017

About Dan Sugarman

Architect, designer and professional landlord

Dan Sugarman purchased this apartment in 1997

Why Dan Sugarman chose Massachusetts

Elegant, newly renovated historic building just steps from the south end's highly acclaimed restaurants and cafes, short walk to many of Boston's historic and cultural sites plus several hospitals and universities . Immaculately maintained full time vacation/ corporate rental apartment personally hosted by the owner who lives in the building as well.

What makes this apartment unique

Owner lives in the building and is a 30 year resident of Boston & The South End. Happy to help you plan your visit and suggest Boston's best restaurants, sites or destinations.

Guestbook comments from the owner

great apartment, well appointed, very convenient location
Sep 2015
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Amenities

Harrison Lenox Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 650 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Oversized luxe marble bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Queen sized upholstered bed with crisp new linens
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • ice skating
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
Notes:
Transit & Parking: We have no guest parking but a public garage is on our street 1& 1/2 blocks . We are 1/2 block to The Siver Line which connects to all subway and bus lines, train stations and airport.

Reviews

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elegant new renovation: historic brownstone on a premier South End street
average rating of 4.935484 based on 32 reviews
5

Beautiful apartment in great location

  • 5 of 5

My wife, son and I stayed a week and were very happy with the apartment. It had every amenity you could need. We loved the quiet street and was close to restaurants and easy to get to all of the sights. Dan was very responsive and accommodating to a change in our itinerary. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the kind words John, very glad to here you enjoyed the apartment, I hope you get the chance to stay with us again! -dan
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5

Nice Property

  • 5 of 5

This property is clean and well decorated. It's in a good South End location. The street is generally quiet; the neighborhood is packed with great restaurants. The reservation process was easy. The owner lives in the building. Check in was quick. This 150 year old property has a window air conditioning unit, but we chose to keep the windows open due to the moderate temperatures. Lyft was a $23 fare from Boston Logan. The silver bus line is a block away. The Orange Line Massachusetts T stop is a 14 minute walk. North Boston is one transfer away on the T. The rental cost was reasonable with $375 damage deposit was charged . Administrative and cleaning fees were added. The owner is helpful and friendly. The guide book is packed with outstanding recommendations. All the places we tried were excellent. This nineteenth century building does not offer an outdoor area for relaxing. The furniture is stylish, clean, and fresh. It is for sitting and talking not lounging and relaxing. Public transportation is available, but involves walking. Ride sharing cars (Uber & Lyft) are abundant. We used a combination of Lyft and public transportation with good results. Unfortunately this area is under a south departure corridor from Logan airport. Under certain conditions departures start about 6 AM. Jets pass close enough to disturb early morning sleep. Overall this rental is relatively convenient, very clean, stylish, well kept, and surrounded by great places to eat. We recommend this rental for couples enjoying the South End or visiting the Medical Center.

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your kind works Julia and Joe. I do apologize for the airplane noise, its not at all typical and such flights are not actually allowed over the South End, there is however a closed runway that is used a few times each month, its only supposed to be opened during unusual wind direction...
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5

Great place! Hope to come back next year!

  • 5 of 5

Loved the neighborhood! Great restaurants .

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: A pleasure having you Jill, glad to hear you enjoyed your visit. Dan
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5

Great choice for our stay in Boston!

  • 5 of 5

We traveled from Seattle to Boston and were delighted with our stay here. Very convenient to bus routes and then on to connect with the subway. After a busy day in the city we loved coming back to this quiet neighborhood.. Very good restaurants within a few blocks. Thanks, Dan, for taking good care of us.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Susie, Thank you for the kind words, was a pleasure having you and very glad to hear you enjoyed your stay! Dan
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Great location, charming property

  • 4 of 5

Dan is thoughtful and informative. Property is located in the south end. It is about a 30 minute walk from anything you would want to see. It's a on a sleepily little street in a safe neighborhood. If you are interested experiencing the real Boston the South End and more specifically this property is the way to go.

It's located on the Silver line, which isn't the most convenient line of public transportation. In addition, there is no public free parking, so I would recommend not using or getting a rental car during your visit. Parking in Boston is crazy expense. You could easily spend the same amount on parking as you do renting the car. We used Uber or walked for our entire 5 day stay it was less expense than a rental car. Stay with Dan you won't be disappointed.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great rental in a great spot

  • 5 of 5

Very simply, this is a nice, clean, well maintained and well appointed rental in a great location. Dan was fantastic as well. This is a highly reliable option and we would stay here again without question. Thanks for a great week Dan!

  • Submitted: May 12, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the great review Jeff, Glad to hear you guys had an excellent visit to Boston and enjoyed the apartment. regards, dan
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Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Logan international
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Boston Harbor
Nearest Train
0.5 Miles
South Station
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
South East Expressway
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
South Boston
Car: not necessary

We are a very short walk, bike, or subway ride to most of Boston's historic sites, museums, university's, cultural institutions and medical centers, a number of them are within a few blocks of our front door.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $50
Additional Guest Fee $15 per person per night
Damage Deposit $375

-Payments are non refundable after 24 hours unless landlord is able to re rent for cancelled dates
-Refundable Damage / security deposit is $375, apt must be left in neat and clean condition for full return
-Reservation includes 2 guests, rollaway bed for extra guest available @ $20. per night
-guests must be quiet and low adults, students not allowed.
15% discount for reservations of 2 weeks or longer!
The Service fee to Home Away only applies to reservations paid for through Home Away, Owner accepts direct reservations and payments by check or credit card.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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