Location offers easy access to Boston, Cape Cod, New Hampshire, Maine. Wooded trails right out back lead to 300+ acre pond and Westborough's Charm Bracelet. Sunny south-facing bedroom with adjoining private bath. Train to Boston is 1/2 mile away.
Quiet spot with huge wooded open space right in backyard with a trail leading out to the woods and pond. The bedroom and adjoining bathroom with shower are in a separate area from the hosts' living quarters, offering privacy and comfort. Sunny south-facing bedroom.
Garage can be used for safe storage (e.g., bicycles). Cellar has washer and dryer guests can use.
Interaction with guests
Morning coffee (local roaster Armeno's) (or tea) served upstairs for guests, and breakfast we normally stock - milk, bagels, apple cider, some cereals, etc.
Host can offer information on restaurants, shopping, travel logistics (e.g., commuter train schedule and information), and nearby attractions in Worcester and Boston.
Pickup/drop-off from commuter rail station (Westborough stop) can often be arranged, depending on schedules.
Other things to note
Pets okay, but we prefer you do not depend on leaving them alone.
No smoking. No loud music/noise.
Please do not leave pets alone without discussing first.
Please turn all lights off when you are not present.
For late arrivals - turn off the outdoor light after you have arrived.
Make sure the fan is turned off whenever you leave.
Outdoorsy, active, animal lover. Love bicycling, hiking, and dogs, bird watching and kayaking. Love cooking, into farmers' markets and local food movement, mainly vegetarian.
Independent fundraising/grant writing consultant, working for nonprofit organizations including environment, arts & culture, social services, advocacy and health.