Private space on the top floor.Nestled behind a garden
Light-filled top floor in Somerville
Light-filled top floor in Somerville
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
2 shared baths
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
2 shared baths
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Comfortable light-filled top floor full of skylights and cathedral ceilings. Private bedroom, semi-private reading room and bathroom. Fully equipped kitchen and dining room downstairs. Also a flower garden out front and a porch out back perfect for picnic meals.

Located between Union Square, Somerville (quick walk away) and Harvard Square, Cambridge (18 minutes on foot). Great access to bus routes, cafes, and unique restaurants.

Guest access

Semi-private reading room and bathroom, well-equipped kitchen, dining room, back porch, backyard with hammock. Inquire about possible off-street parking.

Interaction with guests

I live downstairs on a separate floor. You'll have the privacy you prefer but I'm happy to share a coffee or tea in the kitchen and give you advice about the best things to see in Boston and the best local places to eat.


Amenities
Kitchen
Wireless Internet
Essentials
Laptop friendly workspace

Prices
Extra people No Charge
Weekly Discount: 15%
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 double bed

House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check in is anytime after 3PM

- Quiet appreciated after 11 PM

You must also acknowledge
Must climb stairs - Room is 2 flights up from street level.
No parking on property - There is abundant off street parking accessible with my guest parking pass. I have one off-street space available upon inquiry.
Some spaces are shared - Reading room and upper bathroom shared with one other guest room. Downstairs kitchen and dining room shared with host.

Cancellations

Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
Safety card
Fire extinguisher
Lock on bedroom door

Availability
1 night minimum stay.
From Sep 1 - Nov 30, 2017 the minimum stay is 2 nights.

35 Reviews

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Scott User Profile
October 2017
Jared’s place was great, perfect for what I needed. Recommend staying there, easy access to everything and in a good location.

Chris User Profile
October 2017
Jared was an outstanding host and this private room was a good option for my few days visiting Cambridge. I had the larger of the two guest rooms, which are separated by a shared living room and full bath, all of which were spotless. The two flights of stairs are characteristically New England–steep, so make sure you’re okay with this. The keyless entry made check-in a breeze. About a 10-minute walk to Harvard Yard and 15 to Harvard Square. Overall a great stay!

Emily User Profile
October 2017
Jared's place is a great homebase for exploring the city. The room is as described – light filled with some great plants all around. Great places to eat are within walking distance and it's easy to grab public transit or a Lyft. Jared is kind and welcoming and made the whole process easy.

Laura User ProfileLaura is a superhost.
September 2017
Jared is a great host. The place was clean and comfortable. He made sure we had what we needed before we even had to ask. The location is perfect. Walking distance to Harvard and local coffee shops and food places. Easy access to the freeway as well.

James User Profile
September 2017
The room is nice, the location is great (for getting to Harvard and Harvard Square), and Jared is a perfect host.

Adriana User Profile
September 2017
Lovely room in a beautiful flat. Great place to stay.

梓岍 User Profile
September 2017
Jared is a very nice host! He helped us with carrying all the luggages (plenty and quite heavy) upstairs and downstairs. The room was really clean, so were the towels he prepared for us. It's also spacious, and the sofa outside the room was nice. The location is not far away from the station, and there are a lot to explore in Harvard Square. The book store and the ramen beside it are highly recommended.

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Somerville, Massachusetts, United StatesJoined in February 2013
Jared User ProfileJared is a superhost.
Languages: Français
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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