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Spacious, Classic Victorian Common area patio

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 60 nights

Overview

About the property

Beautiful apartment in Back Bay! 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath,

Treat yourself to this fabulous, comfortable, classic Victorian brick brownstone apartment in popular and prestigious Back Bay, Boston. Settle into your spacious living room with a decorative fireplace and large bow-front windows.

The bedroom, with another decorative fireplace, overlooks a lovely, manicured patio, accessed from a lower level. The apartment is on the parlor level, one flight above the street.

There is a washer and dryer in the building for long-staying guests. It is conveniently located near Newbury Street’s fine shops and restaurants, a 5 minute walk to Hynes Convention Center, Berklee School of Music and the subway stop and a 15 minute walk to the Boston Public Gardens and the Freedom Trail. All linens and kitchen equipment are provided. Beacon St and Hereford St, Boston MA. Parking at nearby public garages for a fee.

Rents monthly in the winter.

Keywords: Furnished Apartment

More Details

Owner
Marie
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 20, 2017

About Marie

I am the owner of a small local and reputable company representing accommodations in Metro Boston since 1981 and a long-standing member of the Greater Boston Convention and Visitors Bureau, Massachusetts Lodging Association and Professional Association of Innkeepers International. We own, manage and work closely with each property owner to ensure that they meet safety standards, are well maintained, clean and in desirable locations, giving you comfort in knowing there are no scams and meeting your expectations. Our team at Bed and Breakfast Associates Bay Colony have detailed knowledge of the accommodations and locations. We encourage phone conversations, give personal attention to each inquiry, and are totally committed to providing each guest with exceptional quality, value and customer service.

Guestbook comments from the owner

The apartment was pretty much as described and, if anything, a little bigger than I was expecting. The high ceilings and generous layout gives a good feeling of space and luxury. The apartment was nicely decorated, well furnished and well equipped with plenty of bedding and towels. For a commercial let, the kitchen was reasonably well stocked. The bathroom was clean and compact. Some more toiletries would, perhaps, have been welcome. The apartment is in a great street in a great location. Overall, a very good stay.
Apr 2016
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Amenities

Back Bay Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Living room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , 1 queen sleep sofa and 1 single air mattress
  • Queen size Beds (1), Queen sleep Sofa temperpidec quality mattress
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Notes:
Famous Back Bay location Boston Pubic Gardens and Freedom Trail Copley Square Historic attractions Restaurants and shops Public transportation

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(49 traveler reviews)

Spacious, Classic Victorian Common area patio
average rating of 4.6734695 based on 50 reviews
4

Great place in a great location

  • 4 of 5

Nice apartment in a great location...was attending a conference at the convention center which was a quick 4 block walk. Was really nice to have all the space vs being in a hotel room. Everything as advertised (with the exception of the living room couch/chair which isn't the black leather pictured...but still very nice)....bright and airy, very clean, kitchen well equipped. Marie was very helpful in finalizing the arrangements.

  • Submitted: May 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Boston Back Bay Experience

  • 5 of 5

Spent 4 days in Boston and the condo enhanced our experience. It's so large! And amazing architecture. And great location. What's left to say. The bathroom is a little small, but we didn't mind it. We loved our stay and have told everyone about it.

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Jon I.

  • 5 of 5

This place is Great! My wife and I decided to attend a concert in Boston and visit Boston for the first time in our lives.

This place has everything you will need to stay comfortably and is located within walking distance to various shops and eatery's. The place was clean and well furnished. If you are looking to stay in Back Bay, this should be your choice!!!!

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Be aware!

  • 1 of 5

We looked at the pictures that are on line and pick this place for it looked nice. I was a little confused when we got there because the unit didn't look anything like what we saw online. We were on a lower level. I wish I took some pictures of the unit but I didn't. I was flabbergasted when I found out there is no door to the bedroom. When I contacted the company they said that it was very usual not to have any doors in the area! There was no privacy at all. Somebody called from the agency to acknowledge my concern, but not to address it. Besides, there were renters above us making all kinds of noise night and day. Parking garages were far from it and there is no street parking. We paid the full price for it. The level of cleanness was not even comparable to a 2 star hotel. It was the absolutely worst stay anywhere ever! I was so embarrassed to my company for picking this place. I will make sure that this review gets posted.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are perplexed as to why VRBO would allow this review to remain on line. Please read the persons description of the unit and compare it to the description and photos we provided. Please also read other reviews. This person DID NOT stay here.
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4

Great location and unit

  • 4 of 5

This is a great place to stay in Boston. Walkable to Newbury street and others where we found great restaurants. Unit was very clean and comfortable and had some soap and spices and basics which was nice. However ac blasts in your face which needs to be blocked. Avoid bringing a car in the city as there is virtually no street parking and it's easy to get tickets or towed (which we did). Overnight parking is $40. Unit is nicely located and quick to get Uber or transit.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad Eve liked her accommodations. The air conditioners are windows away from the most seating areas and the vents are adjustable. So sorry we were not made aware of this so we could help her. Marie
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Clovis, New Mexico
5

Best time in Boston!!

  • 5 of 5

Hi,

I gave my son a trip to Boston for his college graduation gift and decided to try a B and B instead of a hotel!! What a fabulous decision that was. This location on Beacon Street had us in the heart of the town! With little planning we set out on foot and found everything we had hoped to find-Boston Commons, Cheers, Freedom trail, etc.... The accommodations were exactly what we'd hoped for and more!! It gave us a sense of living in Boston rather than just visiting. We were able to walk to Fenway for our Red Sox game and found transportation easy to find when we wanted to give our feet a rest. The corner deli allowed us to stock our kitchen!! It was easy to check in and check out. A much, much better option than a hotel!! Highly recommend you take a look if you're planning a trip to Boston!!

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Logan Int'l Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
many
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Atantic Ave, Boston to Providence
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Rt 90, Rt 93
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
many
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

Back Bay Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
June 24-25
Jun 24 2017 - Jun 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
$308
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
July 1
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 1 2017
1 night minimum stay
$308
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
July 7, 8
Jul 7 2017 - Jul 18 2017
2 night minimum stay
$280
 
 
BU Parent Weekend
Oct 12 2017 - Oct 16 2017
3 night minimum stay
$355
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Regatta
Oct 18 2017 - Oct 23 2017
3 night minimum stay
$390
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Nov & Dec monthly
Nov 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017
60 night minimum stay
$3,075
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter monthly
Jan 1 2018 - Mar 31 2018
30 night minimum stay
$3,075
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$280
$1,764
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

booking fee $25

Rate based on 1- 2 occupants. Additional guest, $25/night. Maximum 5 guests
BOOKING FEE: $25 Nonrefundable . We will refund any nights re-booked. Minimum cancelation fee $100.
Standard rates, April – October, except Event dates: Marathon in mid-April and graduations in Mid-May to early June, Regatta in October. Rents monthly in winter with 1/2 month security deposit. If renting the month of November, must rent at least through mid-December.
LONG TERM: (One month or longer) The required minimum number of months (from the 1st month onward) is non-refundable. Additional months over the required minimum are non-refundable if cancelled less than 2 months prior. (Note: Any dates we re-book will be refunded.) Months must be rented consecutively. Minimum $100 fee.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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