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Quiet cozy apartment close to train & restaurants

Very good
18 reviews
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Boston, Massachusetts
This apartment is on the ground floor of a classic triple-decker on a quiet residential street in one of the best neighborhoods in Boston, (Jamaica Plain). A five to ten minute walk to public transport & a ten to fifteen minute train ride to down town Boston. 1050 sq. ft. apartment with a modern renovation & a cook's kitchen. Sleeps five comfortably & up to 6. Two bedrooms, with very comfortable beds & bedding. Covered back porch, back yard with patio, swing play set & sand box. Near everything, train, restaurants, cafes, grocery store, CVS & all kids of unique stores, playgrounds, parks. Wi-Fi, cable & DVD, washer & dryer in basement. Free on street parking.
About the Owner, Olive B
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 70 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 12 days ago
Listed since : Sep 2010
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 18 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #FKN3927210
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Very good - based on 18 reviews
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  • Spanish first
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Level 2 Contributor
9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 June 2015 for a stay in May 2015
person found this review helpful

Four adults and two babies stayed comfortably in this apartment. Great location in a lovely neighborhood, and a short walk to the "T". The apartment was very well appointed, clean and comfortable. It was a pleasure dealing with the owners. Would fully recommend this apartment to anyone visiting Boston.

Helen R
Goulburn, Australia
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2015 for a stay in May 2015
people found this review helpful

Whilst our apartment wasn't quite like the one pictured it was similar and overall most satisfactory. For four people it was roomy enough. There were a few little things that could have been improved. The double bed in the second bedroom was up against the wall but could be moved out a little for access. We couldn't find a tea...

Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2014 for a stay in September 2014
people found this review helpful

Lovely large 1st floor apartment in an old house full of character. Clean , well appointed with luxurious towels. Olive responded quickly to queries. Forest Hills cemetery is nearby and is very beautiful. We found e,e. Cummings' grave there and stayed reading by the pond. The T is nearby for travelling downtown and we used the local Harvest Co-op for...

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Crib
    2 Kings
    1 Twin
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  • Cleaning fee: $139 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: $139 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Hip, diverse, arty neighborhood. Great for all ages. Near grocery store, two blocks to down town Jamaica Plain with many shops & restaurants. Walking distance to Jamaica Pond & Arnold arboretum. Walking distance (5 minutes) to the train (T), 15 minutes to down town Boston, 25 minutes to the airport. Very close to the medical area. No car required in JP.
Car not needed
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