Steph's Guidebook


I work in finance downtown and work near my apt. want to make your stay enjoyable so please let me know anything I can do to improve your stay!

Things to do in Boston

87 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Best views of Boston from the second tallest building in Boston - grab a window seat and take the money you saved forgoing the observation deck on a drink/snack/light meal - enjoy the view.

82 local Airbnb hosts recommend

My favorite breakfast/bakery joint in Back Bay / South End by well-known chef Joanne Chang. She beat Bobby Flay for her famous sticky buns ($3.5 bundle of goodness). Also recommend the egg sandwich.

82 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Walk, bike, or jog along the Charles River - this listing is only a few blocks away from several pedestrian walkways that will take you right along the river and docks. Gorgeous at sunrise and sunset.

109 local Airbnb hosts recommend

One of the largest, oldest, and most significant public libraries in the country. Walk inside for a quick or guided architecture tour, admiring the art, design, architecture of the facade & interior.

47 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Independent bookstore famous for fantastic breakfast/brunch. Breakfast menu available all day - they even serve juices, smoothies, teas, coffees, and beer/wine!

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Fun, trendy ambiance dinner / drinks serving Mexican food & a vast assortment of tequila / inspired cocktails. Reasonably priced esp for the area; fun surprises like pop rocks cotton candy post meal.

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The only Boston outpost of this famous Danny Meyers NYC burger joint.

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Fantastic intimate neighborhood seafood joint started by resident chef Michael Sherpa of the famous Neptune's Oyster (w/o the wait!). Really top notch, great place for a seafood snack/meal and wine.

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Grandiose RH (home furnishings, furniture) showroom which once housed the Museum of National History, build in the 1860s in Romanesque Revival style. Quick must see for home / design lovers.

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Enjoy a walk through the gorgeous infinity reflecting pool - very zen and particularly enjoyable in the early morning before the morning commuters are out.