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Urban Oasis Near MIT & Harvard

Urban Oasis Near MIT & Harvard

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Self check-inEasily check yourself in with the smartlock.
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience92% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

Newly renovated upscale one bedroom private apartment on first floor in a Central Square Cambridge 2 family house - vibrant urban neighborhood steps away from the T, cafes, shops, live theater and music, and Zagat-rated restaurants. Walk 10 minutes to MIT or 20 minutes to Harvard or take the T and be in Harvard Square in 2 minutes.


Wireless Internet
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 4PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with smart lock


Well-lit path to entrance


20 Reviews

Jane User Profile
May 2018
This place is a gem! Fantastic value. The location is excellent, within walking distance of many cafes and restaurants. The place itself is charming with hardwood floors and a full modern kitchen. The apartment is spotless, well stocked with amenities including chocolate bars…
Jen User Profile
January 2018
This spot is a perfect base for meetings between MIT and Harvard. It's walking distance to so many wonderful spots and the T.
Andrei User Profile
January 2018
This is great place in a perfect location (right off Mass ave) near the T-line and within walking distance of lots of great restaurants and pubs. Carolyn and Bill were gracious hosts, and the chocolates on the bed upon arrival was a very sweet touch.
Lincoln User Profile
January 2018
Best area of Cambridge. We ate out but the kitchen was updated and well equipped. Bath was nice, more than we expected for a little place.
James User Profile
January 2018
My experience at Bill & Carolyn's rental unit was wonderful. Location is exceptional, near the T and many fine restaurants and points of interest. The apartment had a homey feel and was top-notch relative to design, convenience, cleanliness, & overall quality. It felt like a p…
Carolyn User Profile
Response from Carolyn:
Hope to see you again soon!
January 2018
Ora User Profile
January 2018
This apartment is spotless and cozy, perfectly located right near Central Square, transportation, lots of great restaurants and shops. Carolyn is super friendly and nice and provided lots of local advice . I would come back again anytime . Note that there was construction goin…
Beatrice User Profile
January 2018
Sweet and lovely space, great decor. And location, location, location!

Hosted by Carolyn

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United StatesJoined in July 2012
Carolyn User Profile
28 Reviews
Carolyn is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
My name is Carolyn and my husband, Bill, and I will greet you and give you the keys to the apartment or the studio when you arrive. Starting in 2010, we spent 3 years working with an architect, lighting designer, contractor and landscape designer to re-envision our home and to cr…
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Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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