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Sparkling New 2br / 2ba In Boston's Back Bay Next To Hynes Convention Center

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 800 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 5

Our recently gut-renovated two bedroom apartment is just steps from Newbury St. and the Prudential Center. This 1,000 sqft floor-through features central air, 2 marble showers, gourmet kitchen, gas fireplace, and premium cable & internet!

Located just steps from Newbury St., Boylston St., Hynes Convention Center, Prudential Center, Boston Marathon Finish Line, Charles River Esplanade, and everything else that Back Bay Boston has to offer, this newly-renovated full floor apartment is ready to be your home base for your next visit to Boston.

Enjoy your stay in our very comfortable, well-appointed rental apartment. Huge, pristine kept 2 bedroom and 2 bath, features high-end appliances, high ceilings, and hardwood floors throughout that rivals any suite at the Mandarin Oriental or the Four Seasons.

The central heat and A/C is individually controlled by you for the utmost in comfort. Additionally, a Kuerig machine has been provided for use.

The open living / dining room has large windows that look out to Newbury St. and the Prudential Center.

Chefs kitchen with breakfast bar is great since Trader Joes is located just around the corner from the brownstone’s front door.

The master bedroom has a queen size bed and luxurious en-suite master bath with stand-up marble shower.

The second bedroom has a queen size bed and a similar marble stand-up shower.

Two spacious closets with hangers and iron complete each bedroom.

High-speed wireless internet and premium cable package with HBO, SHO, and all other movie channels that Comcast has to offer are included in this beautifully appointed apartment on Gloucester Street.

This 100+ year five-story brownstone was meticulously gut-renovated in 2013 and includes a real estate sales and rental office occupying the first floor and basement that makes check-in a breeze and the office is also happy to accommodate any special requests. This unit is located one-flight up from the brownstone’s front entrance and one penthouse apartment is located above. New coin-operated washer and dryer are available in the basement and we can leave detergent in the unit for you for no charge.

The closest MBTA stops (T or subway) are Hynes Convention Center Station (0.2 miles away) and Copley Station (0.3 miles away), both on the Green Line. The closet Bus Stop is 200 feet away at the corner of Gloucester and Boylston Street (Boylston St opp Gloucester St), which, depending on traffic, offers a two to six minute bus ride (0.6 miles away) to Back Bay Station (Amtrak and Commuter Rail Station).

Two parking options are available.

On-Street: Metered parking is available right in front of the building, which becomes free overnight parking from 8PM to 8AM. During the day, you can only park for up to 2 hours per block ($0.25 per 12 minutes). Please take note of the street cleaning signs. Your car will be towed by the city if you park during the street cleaning hours.

Several neighborhood garages are located around the corner from the building:

•The Prudential Center Garage entrance on East Ring St. and is 1 block away ($40/day)

•Hynes Auditorium Garage @ 50 Dalton St. is 1.5 blocks away ($34/day)

Uber, Hubway Bikes, and the MBTA are the easiest forms of transportation.

The Neighborhood

Centrally located in Boston's historic Back Bay on Gloucester Street between Newbury and Boylston St., our apartment sits steps away from the Hynes Convention Center, the Shops at the Prudential Center and Copley Place Mall, and the boutiques of Newbury and Boylston Street. Our historic Back Bay brownstone is located only a few blocks from the serene Boston Commons and Public Gardens, the Charles River Esplanade, the Boston Public Library, historic Beacon Hill, and the Freedom Trail.

Getting around

The Back Bay neighborhood sits on land reclaimed from water in the mid-nineteenth century. Unlike many other Boston neighborhoods, the Back Bay was laid out in a grid pattern and was based on French urban planning with parks and wide boulevards. The major shopping streets are Newbury Street and Boylston Street in Back Bay and Charles Street and Cambridge Street in Beacon Hill. The former is connected to the Prudential Center and Copley Place malls. Commuter Rail, Amtrak and Orange Line MBTA service are available at Back Bay station. Back Bay Station is a major intermodal center, and with Amtrak service, connects Back Bay to points well beyond Boston, including, New York, Philadelphia, and Washington D.C. The main transit service in the Back Bay is the Green Line central subway, with several stops along Boylston Street, including the Hynes Convention Center (Newbury St. & Mass Ave.) and Copley (Boylston St. & Dartmouth St.) stops.

More Details

Owner
Jason Post
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 16, 2017

About Jason Post

Both my wife and I, along with my parents, are long-time Back Bay residents, now living at different ends of Marlborough Street (Mass Ave. and Dartmouth St., respectively) and we are easily able to accommodate any unique requests. Additionally, my mother's residential real estate office, Meridian Realty Group, is located on the ground floor of our Gloucester Street brownstone / townhouse, facilitating easy communication and immediate assistance with any issues. Prior to my current job at an investment consulting and advisory firm, where I focus on identifying top-tier real estate managers for our clients to invest in, I worked for a small firm managing a Saudi Prince's hotel investments across North America and Europe. We managed his interests in the Four Seasons and Fairmont management/operating companies, as well as oversaw his investments in several trophy properties, most notably, NYC's The Plaza, A Fairmont Managed Hotel; The Fairmont San Francisco; Paris' Four Seasons Hotel George V; and London's The Savoy, A Fairmont Managed Hotel. I have taken the same approach we took at my previous firm to managing our personal real estate investments, by providing exceptional service combined with fantastic accommodations in prime locations. If you stay with us during the summer months, we'd love to take you out on our 50-ft yacht for a complimentary afternoon sail and lunch (catered by a restaurant / bar we own) around the Boston Harbor. Also feel free to inquire about special rates on massages and one-on-one personal training sessions at businesses my father runs on Hanover St. in Boston's Quincy Market / Faneuil Hall area (Bodywaves and Fitness Together).

Jason Post purchased this condo in 2014

Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Logan International Airport
Nearest Barpub
Whiskeys
Nearest Train
0.2 Miles
Hynes Convention Center Station
Nearest Motorway
0.3 Miles
Mass Pike Turnpike (US 90)
Nearest Restaurant
Cafeteria
Car: not necessary

Amenities

Back Bay Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , shower , This bathroom en suite in the master bedroom w/ marble tile!
    Second Bathroom - toilet , shower , Located in the hallway, this full bathroom has marble tile
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen , Features a Queen Bed, night stand, dresser, chair, and Bath
    Second Bedroom - 1 queen , Features Queen Bed, night stand, and closet. Bath is in hall
  • The condo features two well appointed bedrooms, both with queen beds. Additional guests can sleep on air mattresses (two twin aero beds are available for your use). The couch does not pull out.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • ice skating
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

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Sparkling New 2br / 2ba In Boston's Back Bay Next To Hynes Convention Center
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New Jersey, USA
5

Great apartment, great location

  • 5 of 5

It was perfect for our needs. Thanks!

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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5

Boston work visit

  • 5 of 5

This place could not have been more perfect for our weeks stay in Boston. We had a show at the Hynes Convention Center and it was perfect location. The house was clean and everything went so smoothly. Thanks for making this trip so perfect

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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5

Great location near Newbury! Easy walk to lots of great cafes/resturants. Clean, updated, nice!

  • 5 of 5

Excellent location! Very clean and spacious apartment. We will definitely consider visiting again!

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location - central to everything. Very comfortable for family of four!

  • 5 of 5

Thanks Jason for the great service, hospitality and for the welcome wine! We loved the place and location. Well appointed- had everything we needed - close to great food and shopping and quick walk to commons, garden...Kids loved it too. Thanks for "Larry's picks" restaurant suggestions too. We went to 2 of them- excellent. Would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Excellent location. Accommodations and amenities were good. Guests above were very noisy.

  • 4 of 5

I would do this rental again. My stay was very comfortable.

  • Submitted: May 14, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

Amazing gem in perfect location

  • 5 of 5

The spacious apartment was tastefully decorated and had all necessities. Enjoyed the wine upon check in too. It was the perfect retreat after a long day out. It was very quiet at all times too. Very convenient to walk thru the Pru when it was cold and rainy out.

Jason and Larrys recommendations were spot on. We enjoyed several of the restaurants and took advantage of Bodywaves for a 90 minute massage! Great hosts and great apartment. I'll look them up the next time I meet a few people in Boston.

  • Submitted: May 6, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning Fee $150
Tax Rate 14.7%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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