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New wood floors throughoutFlat screen TV
Entire condominium



4 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
4 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
Self check-inEasily check yourself in with the keypad.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

Hi! We are Louisa and James-the owners (not a management company) who live in/love our gorgeous 1864 brick mansard on historic Bigelow Street -- located smack in the middle and walking distance between Harvard and MIT! Our building has eight 1 bedroom fully furnished apartments available for short or long stays. Each of our apartments are immaculate upon arrival and include all utilities. Our building is completely smoke free.


Wireless Internet
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Common spaces
1 air mattress

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check-in is anytime after 4PM
Check out by 10AM
Self check-in with keypad

12 Reviews

Will And Florent User Profile
Will And Florent
May 2018
Louisa’s place is very thoughtfully designed and decorated in a way that made me feel like I was home although I was on a business trip. The attention to details and the cleanliness are impressive. A perfect stay! I would highly recommend that you select this apartment for your s…
Suparit User Profile
April 2018
This place is incredible, in terms of location, space, cleanliness, and, of course, the hosts! Louisa is always fast to respond and accommodate anything the guest needs. If you have plan to visit Cambridge in a private spacious one bedroom and don’t want to pay a relatively price…
Pete User Profile
March 2018
Exceptionally well placed apartment in the heart of cambridge. Looking forward to coming back!
Julia User Profile
November 2017
Very cute apartment with a great location. Check in and check out we’re very easy. Couldn’t ask for more!
Lam User Profile
October 2017
The place was super clean. The location in Cambridge was super convenient. Lots of shops and restaurants in the area. Walking distance to Harvard square. Check in and check out was super easy! Louisa was very responsive to questions. Would stay there again.
Johanna User Profile
October 2017
Louisa’s apartment is great, and you have everything you need for a short stay. The coffee machine and coffee is just wonderful and makes the atart of the day more relaxed. Very conveniently located between Harvard and MIT and excellent public transport links.
Daniel User Profile
October 2017
The place is great. Very clean, sheets and towels were nice, has what you need to cook and clean if you want. Definitely a good place to stay for a few days.

Hosted by Louisa

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United StatesJoined in February 2010
Louisa User Profile
407 Reviews
Louisa is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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Cambridge, MA, United States

Fantastic neighborhood filled with great music, pubs, restaurants, bookstores, coffee shops (local and Starbucks), Whole Foods grocery and wonderful people! Walk to both Harvard (Harvard sq.), and MIT…

Getting around

Amazing location! Center between Harvard, MIT, and Boston! The #1Bus (Bigelow Street stop) is at the bottom of our street. This bus goes from Harvard to MIT and all the way over the bridge into Boston…

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