A most elegant condominium studio (1 room with bed area and sitting area, (separate full kitchen) in this lovely 1860 Victorian home with 30' living/bedroom, restored period moldings, hardwood floors, large windows and a decorative fireplace and a lovely deck. 15 minute walk to Harvard and Harvard Square, shops and restaurants, and the metro.
The neighborhood is upscale and lovely. Suitable for couples, singles, business travelers, and families. Free parking. 607 square feet.
A most elegant condominium awaits you on the first floor of this lovely 1860 Victorian home close to Harvard Square. The 30' living/bedroom has restored period moldings, hardwood floors, large windows, a large sisal woven area rug, and a decorative fireplace. The front of the room serves as a sitting area, with a full size sleep sofa, while the rear has a handsome 19th Century four-poster queen-sized bed (shorter than normal). There is a gleaming white tiled bath, a full separate kitchen, a pleasant deck off the kitchen with full morning sun and a lovely garden on the side of the house. As one of the finest Cambridge vacation rentals, this unit includes cable television, a stereo system with CD and cassette player, high speed Internet, a landline telephone with an answering machine and free laundry in the basement. In the friendly neighborhood of Inman Square, on beautiful Maple Avenue with its large trees and homes, you are near nationally-recognized restaurants, an easy 12-minute walk from Central Square and less than a 15-minute walk from Harvard Square. If host is available he will be glad to pick your up or drop you off at the airport ($30). Contact in advance to arrange.
Please use our confirmation. You will not be able to enter without our instructions. Airbnb’s confirmation DOES NOT included entry instructions and other important information. PLEASE NOTE: DO NOT KNOCK ON ANY DOORS OR CALL ANYONE, OTHER THAN the owner or US. (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN). Thank you.
Interaction with guests
Your host lives in the condo next to this unit. If he is not traveling he will say hello. This is an independent accommodation.
This is a quiet, residential home and neighborhood. Quiet is important. No smoking in the building or anywhere on the property. Evidence of smoking will result in fines of up to $500. No excessive drinking. No drugs. There is a $100 fine if you disturb other residents in the building or neighborhood, including ringing a bell to try to gain entry. It is important to follow our entry procedures. NUMBER OF GUESTS: Your reservation is based on the number of guests you reserved and confirmed. A limited number of occupants are allowed. If there are more occupants than the number you reserved you will be charged $25/night per additional guest. If you exceed the maximum number of guests the additional number of guests over the maximum will have to leave the property. $50 fine per missing set of keys.
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I am the owner of a small local and reputable company representing accommodations in Metro Boston since 1981 and a long-standing member of the Greater Boston Convention and Visitors Bureau, Massachusetts Lodging Association and Professional Association of Innkeepers International. We own, manage and work closely with each property owner to ensure that they meet safety standards, are well maintained, clean and in desirable locations, giving you comfort in knowing there are no scams and meeting your expectations. Our team at Bed and Breakfast Associates Bay Colony have detailed knowledge of the accommodations and locations. We encourage phone conversations, give personal attention to each inquiry, and are totally committed to providing each guest with exceptional quality, value and customer service.