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TEWKSBURY, MA - RANCH HOUSE WITH GARAGE, 3 BEDS, 2 FULL BATHS - 5 day minimum

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,300 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Beds, 2 Full Baths, FIOS Internet/TV, Furnished, Attached Garage, Large Yard

3 bedrooms (are small =sizes: 9x9, 10x10, 12x12) = 2 full size beds and 1 twin size bed

2 full baths (shower stall on main floor, full tub/shower in cellar)

Fenced in yard

Kid Friendly - see below

400 square foot deck

2 story attached 1 car garage - additional parking available via 2 driveways

Hardwood floors throughout

Central air/Forced hot air gas heat

Verizon Fios internet/cable TV --150 upload and 150 download speeds - Wireless is excellent throughout the house

55 inch Plasma TV (1080/240) - Standard 150 channels

Located on a very quiet street - safe neighborhood

Quick access to Route's --3, 93 and 495

Washer(s) ---I have 2 washing machines installed and 2 dryers installed in the cellar. Tide soap and bounce are provided.

House comes fully furnished

HOUSE RULES:

1. NO PETS

2. **NO SMOKING ANYWHERE ON PROPERTY*** THIS IS STRICTLY ENFORCED

3. NO PARTIES

4. NO GRILLS/OPEN FLAMES

5. NO ADDITIONAL GUESTS, AT ANY TIME.

Violations of any of these house rules, will cause immediate termination of rental. Additional damages may be assessed upon discovery.

Access to the House: Unless you make it clear beforehand, that you would like my presence during check in, I will not be at the house.

The main door to the house has key-less entry (keypad). On the day of your arrival, I will text the code to the keypad. Enter the code, turn the lock, and then use the handle for entry.

MAJOR NOTE:: Keys to the house will not be provided to anyone else (i.e. other friends/co-workers/family members/other associates) that live in the area, prior to your arrival, so please don't ask.

A walk thru of the property will not be granted, as it is a major inconvenience to the guests currently staying at my house and puts my security at risk by giving out my address to random people who most likely will not be staying at my house to begin with (i.e, friends in the area who already have their own homes). My house is usually booked 45 weeks out of the year, using various outlets. If you have any questions on the description of the house or amenities that I provide, just ask. I take pride in my house and make absolute certain that my cleaning crews hand off the house in perfect condition for every guest, for all reservations. Please take the time to check out the reviews previous guests have written.

A cleaning crew will not be present during your stay. I hire a cleaning crew prior to your arrival and immediately after your departure. Your prepayment covers a very small portion of the total house cleaning. Please try to maintain the house as it was provided to you. Cleaning supplies are provided, if needed.

RESERVATIONS::

All occupants (total number of people: how many infants, children, adults) must be disclosed before booking. Any requests for more than 4 guests, will be respectfully declined. No additional guests are allowed during your stay at my house. Please respect the reservation for the number of guests you made.

***MAX STAY IS 45 DAYS*** Any requests for stays longer than 45 days, will be declined.

Reservation confirmed ONLY after payment clears.

Any and all fees (example - cleaning fee, property protection, service fees) are not reimbursable.

Snow removal provided as needed. I hired a contractor to plow both driveways, shovel both walkways, shovel all steps/landings and plow out the mailbox. First swing by is no later than 6am and every 4 hours thereafter. No plowing will be provided after 10pm.

Grass cut as needed. For long term guests, I will contact you to find out what time works best to cut the grass around your schedule, so you are not disturbed.

To make sure there are no surprises for any guest: Irrigation system is set to multiple timers - the water goes on from 5am - 7am every day from May thru October. The start time for these times will not be adjusted. If the start time is an issue, please contact another host, as I can't guarantee that the water running in the front and side of my house won't make some minor noise. The pipes were insulated when they were installed, but the water turning on and off does make a subtle bang each time. Water pressure in the house is not an issue, while the lawn is being watered.

Address is provided after payment has been received. Since I receive a ton of requests for my exact address, prior to booking, I do not give that out for my own safety. Please Note: The general vicinity of my house is within walking distance of Main Street and Chandler Street.

Location: Route 128/95 - If you are looking for a home to rent that is close to Route 128/95, this house is not for you. Due to traffic and distance, it can take a very long time to get to that highway from my home.

Other Highways: Route 93, Route 495 and Route 3 are all less than a 15 minute drive from my home.

Kid Friendly - pack in play with sheets/blankets, indoor/outdoor toys, children's books, coloring books with crayons, and kids movies, are available for use.

.**REFUND POLICY**: Full refund will be provided for cancellations, 60 days prior to the start of confirmed/paid reservations.

Refunds will not be provided for any events that are beyond my control.

Example #1: If you are delayed in arriving to my house, due to weather, illness or a death in the family, a refund will not be provided.

Example #2: If you decide to depart early from your confirmed reservation, for your own personal reasons, a refund will not be provided.

POWER OUTAGES (happens from time to time): If the power goes out, due to weather, and the power has not been turned back on after 2 hours, please contact me and I will or will have someone else, bring over a generator, within an hour of being contacted.

In the event something breaks, promptly contact me and I will resolve the situation by any means necessary.

I do everything possible to make certain that all guests have a fantastic stay at my home. I have had the pleasure of hosting people from all over the world, so please take the time to read my reviews.

More Details

Owner
LAUREN
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 24, 2018

About LAUREN

I have lived in Tewksbury, MA my entire life.

Favorites: New England Patriots, Boston Celtics, Las Vegas, Brettonwoods Skiing, UCONN Basketball and old corvettes. I enjoy a wide range of music, from classical to country, to rap and pop. I have worked for the same Fortune 500 company for 14 years, and I very much enjoy what I do there. I earned a Master's degree from UMASS Lowell.

LAUREN purchased this house in 2009

Why LAUREN chose Tewksbury Center

Very quiet neighborhood. 4 houses on street. Neighbors keep to themselves. Quick access to Routes 93/495/3.

What makes this house unique

Having 2 washing machines and 2 new dryers installed. Having had many longer term guests stay at my house over the years, having multiple washers and dryers is an essential must have.

Kid Friendly - pack in play, double stroller, single stroller, indoor/outdoor toys, children's books, coloring books with crayons, and kids movies, are available for use.

Amenities: Central A/C, Verizon Fios Internet/TV.

Very close to: Dunkin Donuts, Town Library, Catholic Church, Pizza Restaurant, Barber shop, hair salon. 5 minute drive to playground, Market Basket, CVS.

Amenities

Tewksbury Center House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 8:00 AM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 4 ...
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
  • No Grills - No Open Flames on the Property at any time
  • No Additional Guests at Any Time - Respect the reservation you made
  • No Beer Keg - Open Parties
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Bathroom #1 located on main floor - shower stall Bathroom #2 located in cellar - tub/shower, washer and dryer
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom #1 - Full Size Bed with 2 closets Bedroom #2 - Full Size Bed with 1 large closet Bedroom #3 - Twin Size Bed with average size closet
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • golf
  • tennis
Notes:
I hire a cleaning crew prior to your arrival and again within 1 hour after you checkout. Please maintain the house as, it was provided to you, as a cleaning crew will not be present during your stay. Cleaning supplies are available, if necessary. Snow removal/grass cut is provided as needed. NOTE: NO OPEN FLAMES. NO GRILLS ALLOWED.

Reviews

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TEWKSBURY, MA - RANCH HOUSE WITH GARAGE, 3 BEDS, 2 FULL BATHS - 5 day minimum
average rating of 5.0 based on 18 reviews
Kyoto Japan
5

Fantastic Host, Very Quiet Neighborhood, Quick Access to Major Highways,

  • 5 of 5

Lauren was a great host! The house was located in a wonderful location, close to restaurants and shops. Lots of small things that we might have forgotten (i.e. Shampoo, aspirin, laundry detergent) were available if needed. The house was absolutely immaculate upon arrival. Having 2 washers and 2 dryers made things easier for us. Thanks for the apple pie and the chocolate bars! They were great! Although we never met our host, Lauren was very accessible via texts as she responded promptly each time a question came up on local amenities that are available to visit. We will be sure to stay there again soon, when we head back to Boston!

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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CAMPTON, NH
5

Outstanding Host, Very Comfortable Home, Spotlessly Clean, 5 Stars!, Can't wait to come back again!

  • 5 of 5

Lauren was an outstanding host and was able to accommodate my last minute business trip. As advertised, all the bedding and towels were new, as was almost everything in the kitchen, which was very well set up for cooking. The house was exceptionally clean upon arrival. The shower stall on the main floor suited my needs perfectly, as I am very tall 6'6. The beds were also very comfortable. The tv room in the basement has a very nice electric fireplace which made the room very cozy. The desk setup had everything I needed, and the house is located in such a quiet neighborhood, that I was able to concentrate and get a lot of work done. Although it didn't snow during my stay, Lauren hired a contractor to ensure that the driveways and walkways were clear of ice. The contractor came by a few times and sanded/salted all areas to prevent falls. By installing excellent outdoor lighting and by keeping up with the sanding/salting, Lauren went above and beyond to ensure safe movement outside at night. I was able to keep in contact with Lauren and she was always prompt with responses. This will be my first choice, over any area hotel, for all future business travel.

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Such a comfortable house and a great location!

  • 5 of 5

From before the moment we arrived everything was wonderful! Our host communicated with us effectively and graciously, the house was ready, immaculate, and even included apple pie and chocolates. The neighborhood was quiet and relaxing and the location allowed us easy access to Boston as well as New England. We loved our time here and hope to return again soon!

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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UK
5

Lovely house, fantastic host

  • 5 of 5

The property was well situated with easy access to Boston and the surrounding areas. We found it to be a nice, quiet neighbourhood yet close to all the local amenities.

What reallly makes this rental though is Lauren, the owner of the property. She does everything possible to make you feel welcomed. There were age appropriate toys and bedding for our children, an apple pie waiting for us and the chocolate on the pillows was a very nice touch. We have booked a number of properties over the years and Lauren is far and away the best host we have had.

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Excellent property with exceptional hostess

  • 5 of 5

We arrived at the property to find cupcakes, a pie and a personalized welcome letter from the owner describing the property and the surrounding areas.

Also on the dining table was a train schedule for the nearest transit train (Lowell) which helped us a great deal in getting into and out of the city. We were not thrilled with driving into Boston, and knowing the schedule and location of the nearest train helped a great deal, and allowed us to relax going into Boston.

As for the home itself, it was exceptionally clean and well appointed with travel necessities if you forgot something. The owner ensured that at the very least the typical things from a hotel room were included, and went well beyond that with a well stocked pantry with coffee, cold creamer and OJ in the fridge.

The home is well situated for day trips in and around Boston, close to the highway and many restaurants.

Out of the homes we have rented, this was by far the best stocked, and the owner clearly believes in taking care of her guests. We would recommend it to anyone considering staying in the Boston area.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Reading, PA
5

Incomparable hospitality!

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in many other rental properties over the years, but the accommodations provided by Lauren were by far the best. She knew we were staying in Tewksbury because our daughter was attending an event in Lowell. On the kitchen table, along with a schedule of public transportation to, and in, Boston, Lauren left us driving directions to the event that avoided major roads allowing us to save time and avoid traffic.

In addition to the chocolates left on our pillows and the pie in the kitchen on arrival, the kitchen was stocked with more than enough staples till we made it to the grocery store. The beds and pillows were very comfortable, the bath and bed linens were brand new . It was as if she scrubbed the house and moved out for a few days (but left everything!) so we could move in! We wanted for nothing, and it was by far the most comfortable home we've rented.

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $99
Cleaning $85

MAX STAY IS 45 DAYS. Requests for any reservation longer than 45 days will be declined. Requests for added discounts will be declined. Grass cut each week and snow removal will be taken care by a contractor, as needed. The snow removal contractor has been hired to swing by at 6am and again as necessary during each storm. He will plow both driveways, shovel the 40 foot walkway connecting both driveways, clear the mailbox, and shovel both sets of steps. No smoking anywhere on property. No Pets. Damage Protection Fee is not refundable. Any requests for more than 4 guests, will be respectfully declined.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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