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Impeccably Renovated 3 Story Home W/ 4 Bedrooms in Vibrant Hip Neighborhood

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distress black cabinets with Statuario Marble and Bosch appliances


Last updated: 12/13/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

VRBO Bear stayed here: We found this property to be beary special Read review

Boston condo description

This home will exceed all your expectations! Amazing renovations w/ architectural touches and an eye for design like no other in Boston's Hip Jamaica Plain neighborhood. Easy and quick 10 mins. to downtown by bus and train or a quick drive. Across the street from one of Boston's best restaurants 10 Tables and over 20 bars and restaurants within walking distance. Just steps to shops, funky cafes and pond with jogging trail. Near hospital district and T.

A kitchen straight out of Metropolitan Home Magazine. Distressed black cabinets, Statuario marble counter and Bosch appliances. Kitchen is open to huge dining room and living room with great modern fireplace, crown molding, modern wainscoting and tons of light from 9 huge windows. Bathroom out of the pages of Domino Magazine with marble counter, vessel sink, subway tile and brushed aluminum Kohler fixtures. 2 bedrooms on 2nd floor look out onto a beautifully manicured gardens and trees. The bottom level of this triplex home features a huge bedroom and bath.


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Property Type

  • Condo
  • 2200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Events Allowed
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 10-14

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 2

            large walk in shower and dbl sinks...moreless

          • Bathroom 1

            marble top vanity and outstanding design!...moreless


          • DVD Player
          • Satellite / Cable
          • Television


          • Family
          • Historic
          • Tourist Attractions


          • Arboretum
          • Autumn Foliage
          • Cinemas
          • Library
          • Live Theater
          • Museums
          • Playground
          • Pond
          • Restaurants
          • Zoo

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Babysitter
          • Fitness Center
          • Groceries
          • Hospital
          • Massage Therapist
          • Medical Services

          Leisure Activities

          • Antiquing
          • Shopping
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking

          Location Type

              • Downtown

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Mountain Biking
              • Roller Blading
              • Sailing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis


              • Dining:

                14 or more with the breakfast bar, large exotic hardwood table and small breakfast bar adjacent ...moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 14 people


              • Air Conditioning:

                new central AC system which most Boston homes do not have!...moreless

              • Broadband Access
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Gas Fireplace
              • Hair Dryer
              • Internet
              • Linens Provided
              • Parking Off Street
              • Parking On Street
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet


              • Blender
              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Freezer
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator
              • Toaster


              • Deck / Patio:

                2 huge decks over 500 sq feet...moreless

              • Lawn / Garden
              • Wood Deck

              Payment Type

              • Amex
              • Discover
              • Mastercard
              • Visa


              Write a review 4.5
              from 11 traveler reviews
              Enjoying the beauty and serenity of Jamaica Pond 10/29/2009

              VRBO Bear stayed here:

              This home, centrally located in Jamaica Plain, is the ideal place to stay if you are planning a visit to Boston. Jamaica Plain or “JP” as the locals call it is a very green, friendly and artsy neighborhood. This home has a fabulous remodeled kitchen that opens to a great patio which is perfect for outdoor entertaining or dining. Here, you can experience how the real Bostonians live!

              The comfortable four bedroom, two bath home is situated right on Centre Street, the main street running through JP. Almost everything is in walking distance of the home. Along Centre Street there are some fantastic restaurants, eateries, pubs, shopping, art galleries, and bakeries. The street is also home to the famous JP Licks, which offers some of the best coffee and all-natural ice cream in Boston (one of the Bear’s favorite stops). Another claim to fame of Jamaica Plain is the historical Samuel Adams Brewery. Stop by for a free tour and tasting.

              You’ll discover Jamaica Pond within a couple of blocks of this home. The pond is surrounded by very lush trees and landscaping. The 1.5 mile path that meanders through beautiful foliage draws runners and walkers galore. There are lovely benches to stop and take in the sheer beauty of this gorgeous setting. During the summer months, you can even rent sail boats and row boats. Breathtaking historical homes, some dating back to the early 17th century, surround the pond. Much of the architecture has withstood the test of time and has been painstakingly restored both inside and out. The Jamaica Pond and the very near Arnold Arboretum end what is commonly referred to as the Emerald Necklace. It’s a series of parks and waterways designed by Frederick Law Olmsted, an 1860’s landscape architect.

              While in Boston be sure to take in as many of the historical sites as possible. Be sure to check out the Freedom Trail, the Boston Harbor, the Old North Church, and the Boston Commons (oldest park in the country). You really don’t need a car when staying here. Public transportation is right outside the front door and that will get you to the “T” (rail system) which takes you into downtown Boston or any of the surrounding areas. Once in the heart of downtown Boston, you can take an informative trolley tour around the town which permits you to jump off and on at any of the sites that interest you. The Bear highly recommends the narrative trolley tour!

              After a long day of sightseeing, I especially liked curling up in front of the fireplace and pondering what my next Boston adventure would be…

              The VRBO Bear

              The VRBO Bear
              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              My Standard Rate
              3 night min stay
              $3,200 $6,500
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates


              • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
              • Taxes Not included


              We pay cleaning fee for stays 4 days and over guest pay for cleaning with monthly stays and under 4 night stays.

              Marathon week is $3600 and has a minimum stay of 6 nights

              For any cancelations we will put the property back on the market and then credit the guest for any days that get rented

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              Last updated: 12/13/2014
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              0.25 Miles
              Nearest Train
              Orange Line

              Car: Not Necessary

              Jamaica Plain is a neighborhood in Boston which is adjacent to downtown and less than 10 minutes by T to downtown. Also a bike trail into Boston Downtown. JP is a very artistic lively neighborhood with over 15 great restaurants within 5 minutes walk from home, cafes and shops steps away from the house. A few blocks away is also Jamaica Pond with walking and bike trails around it.


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              • distress black cabinets with Statuario Marble and Bosch appliances

                distress black cabinets with Statuario Marble and Bosch appliances

              • vessel sink and Kohler fixtures

                vessel sink and Kohler fixtures

              • 2 huge decks and yard with perennials

                2 huge decks and yard with perennials

              • entrance


              • tons of windows let in light and house is perched on a hill over downtown JP

                tons of windows let in light and house is perched on a hill over downtown JP

              VRBO #214115

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              Date last modified - Saturday, December 20, 2014

              $600 per night (USD)

              4 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 14

              View calendar: Updated 12/13/14
              Minimum stay: 3 nights
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              Member since: 2006
              Speaks: english
              • Calendar last updated: 12/13/2014
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              (617) 413-6519 (Massachusetts, USA)

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