About this listing
Our comfortable single family home is located in West Newton, just a 15-minute drive to Boston. With three queen-sized beds, plus an extra queen futon mattress, our house sleeps up to 7 adults. A crib or pack n' play (plus toys!) are also available.
Perfect for families, our house is a great alternative to local hotels, especially during winter holidays, Boston marathon, and local college graduation season. This comfortable, modern single family home has everything you need for a relaxing stay--three bedrooms and three queen beds, plus an extra queen futon mattress for additional guests. We also have a pack n' play and crib/toddler bed upon request. Our house is also child-proofed for little ones, and has toys, cups, utensils, and other items for young children.
Although the dining room currently functions as a playroom, we have a 6-person folding dining table upon request, in addition to the kitchen island, which seats 4.
Outside, we have a small backyard and a long driveway which can fit up to four cars.
Guests have the entire house, which is just over 1700 square feet. Guest are also welcome to relax in the backyard and patio, which has a table for 6. Although guests do not have access to the garage, we will gladly leave toys, extra chairs, or other recreation items for you upon request. Guest also have access to basement laundry.
Interaction with guests
We are usually out of town during the guest's visit but always accessible by phone or text. We will always request to speak with you by phone prior to your arrival.
Quiet neighborhood, and a 15-minute walk to shops and cinema in West Newton center, or a 15-minute walk to pubs, restaurants on Moody St in Waltham. Many nearby playgrounds for kids, five major grocery stores (Whole Foods, Trader Joe's, etc.), libraries, parks. Even with all of these amenities nearby, we strongly recommend having a car.
Five minute walk to express bus on Lexington Street, five minute drive to commuter rail into Boston. One mile to Mass Pike which runs straight into downtown Boston and Logan Airport.
Other things to note
Because this is our year-round family home, we reserve the right to refuse renters with unconfirmed identities or negative guest reviews.
No smoking, no garage access, no barbecues, no loud parties. This is a quiet, family-oriented neighborhood.
Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.