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69 Thorndike is a newly furnished, contemporary 3-room apartment located in historic East Cambridge, Massachusetts, within blocks of 2 subway stops, numerous bus routes, major shopping, the Charles River, and Kendall Square, including: MIT and major technology and pharmaceutical companies such as Google, Microsoft, Genzyme and Forrester Research.
69 Thorndike is just across the Charles River from historic Beacon Hill, the Boston Common, Boston Public Gardens, Newbury Street shopping, and the TD Bank North Boston Garden sports and entertainment arena. Harvard, Central and Inman Squares in Cambridge are within minutes by car, and also convenient by bus or train.
All the amenities of home: This unit offers all the amenities of home: a full, newly re-furbished kitchen with stainless appliances, garbage disposal, washer and dryer; a large bedroom (queen size bed) with new contemporary bathroom; and a study/den with desk, sofa (converts to sleeper suitable for child or small adult), chair and 32' flat screen TV. There is wireless internet connection throughout the apartment, plus off-street parking. This unit overlooks a beautiful garden and is air conditioned.
Luxury environment in historic home: The owners, Lynne and Paul, have outfitted this apartment to create a luxury environment for travelers seeking a comfortable alternative to a downtown or suburban hotel. The apartment is on the second floor of a historic Greek Revival home in East Cambridge. We are just blocks away from some of the best restaurants in the Boston area, including Hungry Mother, East Coast Grille, the Blue Room, and Dante's to name a few. Shopping at the Cambridgeside Galleria Mall is just three blocks down the street.There are several nearby fitness facilities open to the public including Fitcorp, Boston Sports Club, Equilibrium, Cambridge Athletic Club and Gold's Gym.
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Spacious bedroom with queen bed, full chest of drawers and closet. Bathroom is located off the bedroom.
There is a separate study with a full down couch and mattress topper. There is a 32' hi-def television in the studio. Wireless internet is provided free of charge....moreless
Rates are based on 2 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
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Fees and Rental Conditions:
Property Damage Protection$49
From $195/nt USD
$200/nt (3 night min)
Cleaning fee & service: There is a one time cleaning fee of $50.00. Security Deposit may apply
Dates Available: Year round
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Ski: Cambridge is within 1.5 - 3 hrs of numerous ski resorts in western MA, NH, VT and ME, including mt. Sunapee, Waterville Valley, Loon, Killington, and Sugarloaf.
Year Purchased: 1987
About the owner: The owners, Lynne and Paul, are long time Cambridge residents. Paul is a designer and artist. Several pieces of his original artwork are displayed in the apartment. Lynne is an attorney.
Why the Owner Chose Cambridge: Centrally located to take advantage of all that Cambridge and Boston has to offer. Off street parking is available, but you can walk or take the subway to all major attractions. 3 Blocks from the Charles River, wonderful restaurants, and shopping.
The Unique Benefits at this Apartment: Beautifully appointed apartment with all the comforts of home. You'll have a private entrance and balcony overlooking our beautiful garden and courtyard. Comfortable, cozy, quiet and private.