Front of House House in the Evening
Charming Home in Historic Cambridge

Entire home/flat

12 Guests

4 Bedrooms

7 Beds

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About this listing

Updated cape cod, 3 blocks from the water! Available for Memorial Day, wedding weekends, quick getaway, etc! Walking distance to downtown Cambridge as well as many parks. With an open floor plan, front porch swing, and tire swing in the back, you'll love it here!

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The space
Bathrooms: 2
Bedrooms: 4
Beds: 7
Check Out: 11AM
Room type: Entire home/flat


Extra people: No Charge
Cleaning Fee: £93
Security Deposit: £242
Weekly Discount: 10%
Weekend Price: £424 / night
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The space

This yellow 1922 Arts and Crafts cottage is a great space for a family (or multiple families). It is walking distance to many parks (as well as the starting locations for the IronMan and EagleMan). Also, it is a 10 minute walk to the many restaurants, breweries, museums & all the shopping Cambridge offers! WaWa, Walmart and the Hyatt are a 10 minute drive away. Emily's Produce is a 15 minute drive (and a MUST for kids & parents alike). Have a baby with you? No problem! We have a pack n play, jumper and baby swing. In the backyard there is a tire swing and in the front yard a lovely porch swing to enjoy your morning cup of coffee. There are also several board games, iPhone chargers and books for a fun evening in (also an Apple TV with Netflix and HBO Go). We have a folding tables, chairs, a grill and several crab knives/hammers for the best kind of Maryland dinner. And before you leave, don't forget to take a #chopTanked coozie with you!

Sleeping Arrangements: On the first floor there are two bedrooms each with queen beds and a Jack&Jill bathroom. On the second floor there are two adjoining bedrooms with two full beds, 1 single bed, and one set of bunk beds. There is also a single bathroom with a toilet, sink and tub (no shower). Also, please note the ceiling in the bathroom are low.

We recently bought this house and are in the process of renovating. We have recently completed the first floor and have plans to do the second floor soon. Thanks!

Guest access

The guests will have full access to the house (with the exception of one locked closet)! Feel free to use any of the items in the cabinets, pantry or refrigerator. Also, beach chairs and coolers are available for use. There is a washer and a dryer, as well as an outdoor line to hang clothes and wet towels.

Interaction with guests

My husband and I will be available if guests need us. We also have a handy man, plumber, electrician and neighbor on call if needed for any emergency!

The neighbourhood

There are so many great places within a 5-15 minute walk, as well as some great places within a 10-15 minute drive! Some of our favorites: The Cambridge Farmers Market, Emily's Produce, Stoked, RAR Brewery, etc...

Other things to note

Please note: the upstairs bathroom is on the smaller side and only has a tub (no shower) and low ceilings!

House Rules

1) PETS: We do not allow any pets in the house.

2) No parties, no outside visitors, no overnight guests without previous approval from host.

3) If you break or damage something, please let me know so we can arrange for its replacement or repair.

4) Please do not leave any food out that will attract uninvited pests. Our home is pest-free and we intend to keep it that way with your help!

5) No smoking in the house! Discard any cigarettes smoked outside in the outside trash cans.

6) Have fun!



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Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
Fire extinguisher

1 night minimum stay

14 Reviews

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Drew User Profile
June 2017
Nice home in a great location for our EagleMan 70.3 weekend!

Lindsey User Profile
May 2017
We just love Meghan's Cambridge cottage! This is our second time renting and we had a blast. We are within walking distance to downtown so we can easily get to a restaurant or bar. We will for sure be back for a third visit soon. Thank you so much!

Bernadette User Profile
April 2017
A charming house walking-distance to downtown Cambridge and the water. Lovely!

Lindsey User Profile
October 2016
Meghan was such a great host. She provided detailed instructions for everything and we couldn't have asked for a better getaway for a night. The house is just like the pictures, so cute! We cant wait to come back in the future and bring more friends!
Meghan User ProfileMeghan is a superhost.
Response from Meghan:
Thanks Lindsey! So happy you enjoyed the house! We would absolutely love to host you again!!!
October 2016

Nancy User Profile
October 2016
Meghan was an amazing host. She was always available. She addressed & responded immediately to our questions. They have done a great job renovating the house with beautiful touches, making it cozy & comfortable. We were down for Ironman Maryland. The location is perfect location for this race as well as Eagleman. It's also a convenient short walk to town. We highly recommend staying here.
Meghan User ProfileMeghan is a superhost.
Response from Meghan:
Thanks Nancy! We would Love to host you and your group anytime
October 2016

Andrea User Profile
September 2016
Meghan allowed us to have a beautiful home to get ready for the most perfect wedding.
Meghan User ProfileMeghan is a superhost.
Response from Meghan:
Thanks so much Andrea! I hope the wedding was gorgeous and would love to host you and your group again.
September 2016

Elizabeth User Profile
September 2016
Charming house, very conveniently located -walking distance to downtown Cambridge and the waterfront park. Meghan was an excellent hostess, very welcoming and communicative throughout the whole stay. This is a great place for a big family, kid friendly!

Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States · Joined in October 2015
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