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Family- Friendly Residential Single- Family Home Is Close To Shopping & Subway

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


About the property

2 bed, 1 full bath (tub and shower), 1 half bath, sleeps 4

This single-family home sits in a safe, quiet residential neighborhood on the south side of Boston. The home offers off-street parking and is within easy walking distance of the subway and buses, as well as grocery, bank, post office, pharmacy, pubs and restaurants.

The wood-frame colonial house has a modern kitchen and 2 baths, dining room, living room, large family room, 2 bedrooms (queen bed, two twin beds and a child cot) and an office. Free wireless Internet, flat-screen TV with local stations, washer and dryer.

Lee is an artist, so the home is filled with original monoprints and oils, as well as works by other artists, and decorated creatively.

More Details

Jack Leonard
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 12, 2018


West Codman Hill / West Lower Mills House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 1:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , downstairs bathroom
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master bedroom has queen-sized bed. Guest bedroom has 2 twin beds. Small folding cot can sleep a 5th person (a child)
  • Television
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


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Family- Friendly Residential Single- Family Home Is Close To Shopping & Subway
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 12 reviews

Charming home not far from downtown Boston

  • 5 of 5

Two friends and I were in town for a conference, and this home served as a wonderful "home away from home" while we were there. It had all of the amenities we needed, and the home owner was courteous, helpful, and accommodating. I would happily stay here again.

  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed staying at this property. It was centrally located and we were able to see a lot of Boston, including but not limited to the Freedom Trail. The beds in the second bedroom were not as comfortable as the Master bedroom. Great for kids, not so great for adults.

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely house - great accomodation

  • 5 of 5

We very much enjoyed our four nights at the house which offers everything one needs and more.

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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Great stay in the Boston area

  • 5 of 5

You can't hardly stay better in Boston. The house is in a safe and nice neighborhood and its easy to go downtown. The spacious house provided all amenities we needed.

We enjoyed our stay in Boston very much. The next beach with free parking is just minutes away (Wollaston Beach, Quincy). The next Tram Station heading downtown is only a few minutes walk.

Jack is a responsive host, answered any question quickly.

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Family friendly, very reasonable rates and great hosts.

  • 4 of 5

Hosts were very pleasant and helpful. House was well stocked. Short walk to the trolley and about 40 mins to downtown. Grocery is close by and the home is located on a quiet side street.

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very accomodating

  • 5 of 5

We ended up booking this property at the last minute due to issues with a different reservation, and it couldn't have been better for the price. Our two year old loved running around the house, and the family room was perfect to relax in before bed time.

Also, the Chromecast was awesome to have. We easily casted Vudu and Netflix, so we could play some of our son's favorite shows and movies during downtimes. It was really helpful during the blizzard that went through during our stay.

Despite Boston's crazy road layout, we were able to get to a lot of attractions in under 30 minutes (including missing turns). The Boston Children's Museum, the New England Aquarium, the Harvard Natural History Museum, and Legoland were just a hop from the nearby highway.

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
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Nearest Airport
7 Miles
Logan Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Steel & Rye
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Steel & Rye
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Carson Beach


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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