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Sunny, Furnished Home in W. Cambridge by Fresh Pond ( dog allowed)

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Listing #104350

Apartment or Condo | Entire Home
Rates from USD $2850 | Monthly
Last Updated 24 days ago


Take advantage our private, cozy Cambridge home. It is minutes from Harvard Sq. and Boston. Its close proximity to Fresh Pond is a bonus. Our friendly, Strawberry Hill neighborhood offers easy parking, great local eateries or a quiet night in. So comfortable, all the comforts of home. One dog is allowed. The nearby Charles River and Fresh Pond offer walking jogging or bike baths. Guests have access to the entire private 1st floor apartment and 1 parking space on street nearby the house. We are located in West Cambridge, near Harvard Square and are an easy commute to Boston. The Spacious 1 bedroom private apartment can comfortably accommodate up to 4 people by utilizing the sitting room with daybed as an additional guest room. Our apartment is a collection of new and vintage furniture interspersed with art. The bedroom has a queen size bed with a memory foam mattress. The front sitting room doubles as a bedroom and has a twin size day bed with new pillow top mattress and a pop up twin size trundle bed underneath. The living room has a 32"TV, Cd/DVD player, games and books for your use. the spacious couch, rocking chair and comfy chair offer ample sitting space to relax in. The newly renovated eat in kitchen is fully equipped with a microwave, dishwasher and Italian tile floor. The vintage stove works flawlessly. There is a full size refrigerator and an assortment of cooking supplies. The kitchen has dishes, glasses, utensils, pots and pans and some baking supplies. All the amenities of home are stocked in this kitchen. There is laundry if needed(owner supplies laundry soap provided because of allergies). Due to allergies the following is not allowed: no cooking with peanut oil, no Fabreze and no soy candles. There is a brand new state of the art central heating and cooling system making the apartment warm and cozy in winter and cool In the summer. Apartment has LED lighting and it gets its electricity through a 100% Green Renewable Energy program, solar hot water and solar energy. New photos coming soon. Neighborhood overview Strawberry Hill is a very friendly neighborhood between Huron Ave and Mount Auburn Street. There are numerous little places by local owners offering a multitude of food within a ten minute walk. Sofra ( a spinoff from Oleana) is a quick walk away. Intelligentsia Coffee is across the street. Just down the street, Conleys Pub and sports bar is always serving up food and drinks. Homemade Greek yogurts and foods can be found at Sophia's on Belmont St, and just before that Linda's Donuts makes the best home made donuts from scratch every morning. At Aram's Cafe, one can get a breakfast or lunch cooked by Aram himself, whose establishment has been cooking up delicious entrees for over 30 years. Moozies Ice cream nearby for homemade ice cream. There is a large supermarket and drug store in Star Market as well as local food shops- Russo's, Eastern Lemejuan. for all your meditarean foods. The Fresh Pond Golf Course is a public 9 hole course is just a 5 min walk. The FP Waterworks have a beautiful walking/jogging path next to the public golf course. We are a short walk to Star Market, Fresh Pond Shopping Plaza, Mt. Auburn Cemetery, and the Charles River. Getting around We are just over a 1 mile from Harvard Square. A quick walk to the 72 or the 71 & 73 buses and a 10 minute bus ride gets you to the square and the T. There are 2 reloadable Charlie T cards for use. There is a large map on the wall and maps you can take with you. The app - open MBTA - will tell the bus arrivals if you put in the bus #. Walking to Harvard square takes 30-40 minutes. We are close to Storrow Drive and Memorial Drive for an easy drive to Boston and Rte 2. There is a subway bicycle rental at Fresh Pond.




900 ft2

Suited For

Property Type
Apartment or Condo


From August 1, 2021 until May 18, 2022

Minimum Stay

1 Week | Dates are flexible for this listing

Comments: please inquire about a shorter stay.


Apartment or Condo in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Closest University

Harvard University, Bentley

Nearby Universities
MIT, BU, Lesley, Bentley, Lesley, Babson

Strawberry Hill

Nearby Cities

Boston | Somerville

Comments: Strawberry Hill, Sofra, Fresh Pond,

Explore the Area


  • Off Campus
  • Urban
  • Near Park
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Neighborhood School
  • Near Shops
  • Near Public Transportation

Rental Rates and Terms

Rates from USD $2850 Monthly | Negotiable

Utilities are included

A cleaning service can be discussed

Comments: All Utilities are included, additional cleaning fee, Inquire for weekly rates


Ask about the suitability of the home for young kids

Ask about bringing pets

Smoking is not allowed

A car is not available

Comments: optional bicycle rental available.





High Speed Internet



Cable or Satellite


Balcony or Patio


Dedicated Parking

Temperature Control

Air Conditioning









Comments: Please inquire about dates, flexible @ start/end


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