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Stylish 3-Bdrm Beacon Hill Condo, Next to Charles St, Boston Common

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Last updated: 11/21/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

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

Boston condo description

PICTURESQUE BEACON HILL, BOSTON'S HISTORIC CENTER! This 1,100 square foot, 3 bedroom condominium in the heart of Beacon Hill is perfectly situated for those wishing to enjoy the best of Boston. Occupying the 3rd and 4th floors of a small 19th century building, the recently renovated condo offers charm and comfort. High ceilings, wood floors throughout and lots of light from the many windows are the setting for an eclectic mix of antique and modern furniture, plenty of books and art.

YOU WON'T NEED A CAR! Step out of the condo and you will find a day spa and yoga studio at street level. Walk to everything! One short block to Charles Street, with its cafes, boutiques, antique galleries and restaurants. Two blocks to the Public Garden, or to the Boston Common. Enjoy the Swan Boats in the summer, or walk to skating on Frog Pond in winter. Stroll down to the Esplanade and go for a run along the Charles River for a great view of the Boston skyline.


Boston's excellent subway system is just minutes away. Only 3 stops on the Red Line and you are in Harvard Square, or catch the Green Line to the MFA. In the summer, you will enjoy the comfort of central air conditioning and the views from the private roof deck. The small, but nicely fitted kitchen has everything for those who like to cook, including 2 ovens. In the marble-tiled bathroom, we replaced the bathtub with a large glass-enclosed shower with a bench and a rain-shower head. The 2 larger bedrooms have new queen mattresses, and the smaller bedroom has one twin bed.

Property Type

  • Condo
  • 1100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Not Suitable For Children:

            Stairs! Please note: we occupy the 3rd and 4th floors of a no-elevator building. We would not be suitable for anyone who has trouble with stairs. ...moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Full 1: toilet, shower

            ...moreless

          • In the marble-tiled bathroom, we replaced the bathtub with a large glass-enclosed shower with a bench and a rain-shower head....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • May not be suitable for younger children or anyone who might have trouble with stairs....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Television

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

                  • Fitness Center

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Boating
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Kayaking
                  • Parasailing
                  • Sailing

                  Dining

                      • Dining Area

                      General

                      • Air Conditioning:

                        Central Air...moreless

                      • Clothes Dryer:

                        Dryer in unit...moreless

                      • Covered Parking:

                        Most convenient parking is at the Boston Common Garage at Zero Charles Street, 5 minutes from our front door. 24 hr rate is approx. $28. www.massconvention.com...moreless

                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Internet
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Living Room:

                        Spacious living room, separate dining room....moreless

                      • Parking:

                        Boston Common Garage at Zero Charles Street, 5 minutes from our front door, 24 hour rate is approx. $28. www.massconvention.com...moreless

                      • Telephone:

                        A phone is available for your convenience. Free local calls, as well as incoming (but not outgoing) long-distance....moreless

                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine:

                        Washer in unit...moreless

                      • Wireless Internet

                      Kitchen

                      • Coffee Maker:

                        coffee maker and an electric kettle are provided...moreless

                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Dishes & Utensils
                      • Dishwasher
                      • Kitchen
                      • Microwave
                      • Oven
                      • Pantry Items:

                        Basic items...moreless

                      • Refrigerator
                      • Stove
                      • Stove
                      • Toaster

                      Outside

                      • Deck / Patio
                      • Wood Deck

                      Payment Type

                      • Mastercard
                      • Visa

                      Forms Of Payment

                          • Accept Credit Card
                           

                          Reviews

                          Write a review 5
                          from 59 traveler reviews
                          Enjoying the great vacation rental in Beacon Hill area of Boston, Massachusetts 10/13/2010

                          VRBO Bear stayed here:


                          This week I lived among the locals in Boston’s revered Beacon Hill neighborhood. This gorgeous 3 bedroom apartment is located seconds from the corner of Charles and Beacon Streets. This very comfortable home had everything I needed. Three levels up, I marveled at the absence of street noise while enjoying the local flavor. The roof top deck is an ideal spot to enjoy a morning coffee, local pastries and take in the view. The home is artfully decorated. The beds are quite comfortable and the bathroom lovely and spacious with a fabulous shower. The modern kitchen had everything we needed.

                          My companions needed no car at all. Everything is truly within a few minutes walk. I strolled down streets and soaked up the culture. I chatted with locals, had croissants at a local bakery, shopped "The Hill" and grabbed some groceries at Savenor's Market - a Julia Child favorite. There is a wonderful day spa a few steps from the apartment, Boston Common is a block away, and a variety of great dining choices abound!

                          This apartment is also very close to any type of public transportation we needed to go out and tour all the many parts of this fantastic historical city. If you do bring a car, a public parking garage is just a block away under Boston Common. Take a tour of the city, walk the neighborhoods, visit the museums, and experience the fabulous history of America's birthplace! Boston is a city for all seasons and this Beacon Hill apartment is a wonderful home away from home.

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Thanksgiving
                          Nov 26 - Nov 28, 2014
                          3 night min stay
                          $450

                          Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

                          Winter
                          Nov 29 - Dec 22, 2014
                          3 night min stay
                          $350

                          Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

                          Holiday
                          Dec 23 - Jan 1, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $450

                          Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

                          Early Spring
                          Jan 2 - Mar 15, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $350

                          Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

                          My Standard Rate
                          3 night min stay
                          $450

                          Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest


                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Refundable Damage Deposit $350
                          • Cleaning $135
                          • Taxes Not included

                          Notes:

                          Low season:November 1 - March 15: $350/night

                          High season: March 15 - Oct 31: $450/night

                          Rates are for 4 guests. Add $25/night for 5th guest.

                          Marathon week, major holidays $500 per night.

                          3 night minimum

                          One-time cleaning fee: $135. Security deposit required.

                          Monthly low season: please inquire

                          From $350 per night

                          Dates Available: Year Round


                          Cancellation policy:

                          100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 11/21/2014
                          Check availability
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                          Location

                          In the heart of historic Beacon Hill. Leave your car behind!

                          Other Activities: Boating, Health/Beauty Spa, Kayaking, Parasailing, Shopping

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 1996

                          About the owner: My husband and I are recently-retired antiques dealers. We hail from Europe originally, and met as students at UC Berkeley.

                          Why the Owner Chose Boston:
                          Boston is one of the world's loveliest cities. Scenic and historic, it is small enough to be accessible and pedestrian-friendly, while also offering world-class art, restaurants and entertainment.


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                          Speaks: english, french, german
                           

                          Photos

                          • Living room.

                            Living room.

                          • Dining room table with plenty of room for 6.

                            Dining room table with plenty of room for 6.

                          • Private roof deck

                            Private roof deck

                          • Second Bedroom

                            Second Bedroom

                          • 3rd bedroom

                            3rd bedroom

                          • Our condo's skylit interior staircase

                            Our condo's skylit interior staircase

                          • The Massachusetts State House, just steps away.

                            The Massachusetts State House, just steps away.

                          • Fully applianced kitchen

                            Fully applianced kitchen

                          • Master bedroom with two tall windows

                            Master bedroom with two tall windows

                          • View from the deck

                            View from the deck

                          • Bathroom, granite and marble, shower with bench

                            Bathroom, granite and marble, shower with bench

                          • Den with TV

                            Den with TV

                          • Boston's beautiful Public Garden is next door

                            Boston's beautiful Public Garden is next door

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                          This listing was first published here in 2010.

                          Date last modified - Friday, November 21, 2014

                          $350 - $450 per night (USD)
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                          3 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 5

                          View calendar: Updated 11/21/14
                          Minimum stay: 3 nights
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                          Speaks: english, french, german
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                          Stylish 3-Bdrm Beacon Hill Condo, Next to Charles St, Boston Common

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