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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
"Walking thru the front door of this Vrbo, my sisters and I felt comfortable immediately. The photos on website are accurate and display its airy, bright layout. Close to the T, shopping and restaurants, it's proximity to Boston's Best Sights, this condo is a WINNER, and we'd recommend it highly to other Boston visitors ! We can't say enough about Lisa, the owner, who accommodated our every need and we look forward to staying in this great condo again!"
Guest: LollyDate of Stay: October 2014Review Submitted: November 3, 2014
"I don't even know where to start, the house is absolutely amazing, very clean, top quality furniture, bedding, utensils etc...We were a family of 7 adults, 3 children and 1 baby! Greg catered for all our needs, we had use of a stroller, travel cot, high chair! The area is very beautiful and only about 15/20 min drive into boston! The main street is literally 10 min walk with everything u need and there is a park for the kids to play in. The area is safe and beautiful and generally found the local people very helpful. I'm in nyc just now and the current apartment is fine but we all keep talking about how we miss Gregs house! We will defo book up to stay here again the nxt time we come to boston. thanks greg!"
Guest: Farrah W.Date of Stay: May 2015Review Submitted: May 7, 2015
Family visit during college graduation week - success!
"My wife and I brought three kids to Boston - ages 15, 7, and 5 - in order to attend graduation from law school for our oldest child. I chose the Skinny House for several reasons: (a) I wanted to be in Boston and experience the city and mingle with residents more than tourists; (b) I did not want to stay in a hotel for a week; (c) I wanted to be close to my aunt, who has an apartment in the North End; (d) I had briefly been in the North End on a prior visit and found it charming and safe; and finally and perhaps most importantly, I wanted to have the greatest chance that my entire family (even the youngsters) to remember fondly the entire vacation and I knew the Skinny House offered very good odds of that happening. I think I can confidently state that it was a resounding success and that the Skinny House definitely contributed substantially to both our vacation enjoyment as well as the chance that these days will be permanently etched in our collective memory. One thing definitely worth mentioning is that the weather was HOT during the entire week - in the low and mid 80s - and the house did get a bit warm and sticky at times. Several days had nice breezes and we were comfortable opening windows and the 'balcony' doors to let cooler breezes flow through. Other times we buttoned up the house and turned on both air conditioners (upper two floors) and the entire house would cool down to a tolerable level, with the upper two floors being downright cool. My wife complained about the need to go down two flights of stairs (one a tight spiral) in the middle of the night for bathroom visits but I thought it was fine - a very nice touch is that throughout the house are nightlights that come on in darkness and help softly light your way without needing to turn on any house lights. Our smaller kids loved the house and thought it was fun that so many people were stopping to take photos, and that we were across the street from a really cool cemetery. The house is a ten minute walk to a couple of T stops, but you could walk everywhere in Boston with cooperating weather and the North End already has so much of what visitors will want to see, it's a fabulous location!"
Guest: Paul RDate of Stay: May 2015Review Submitted: June 3, 2015