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Sunny 2 BR and home office in Cambridge - walk to everything! Bike included

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Rates from USD $1050 | Weekly

Apartment or Condo | Entire Home | House Sitting Requested
Available Dates:
From August 10, 2024 until September 2, 2024


Our sunny condo is on the 3rd floor (walk up, no elevator), has a LR, DR, bathroom with shower and tub, a kids room with a loft bed and toys (and hamsters), a bedroom with a new queen bed, and another bedroom that has been turned into a work from home office. That room has a couch that converts to a bed, if needed. There is an in-unit full size washer and dryer. Window air conditioners in each room in case it gets hot during your stay. Very nice and cozy warm in the winter. All linens and towels provided. The living room has a stereo, TV, record player, DVD, and HDMI cable so you can bring your own streaming services. Pantry and fridge have staple items in them. The hydroponic system is usually growing all kinds of vegetables, herbs, and fruits for you to harvest for your meals. There are board games and books available to borrow. One bike available, family bikes may be available. This is an ideal location to explore the cities of Cambridge and Boston - walkable to Harvard, MIT, and Boston University in 15-20 min. Whole Foods and Trader Joe's are a 5-minute walk or less, as is a Walgreen's pharmacy. Coffee shops, historical places, beautiful river views, parks, playgrounds and restaurants are all minutes away! The Red Line train is a 10 minute walk, and you can be downtown at the Boston Common in 30 minutes. Our neighborhood has little tree-lined streets and charming houses, so it's a lot of fun to walk around. It is very safe.




950 ft2

Suited For

Property Type
Apartment or Condo


From August 10, 2024 until September 2, 2024

Minimum Stay

1 Week | Dates are flexible for this listing

Comments: August stay more than 2 weeks min required; start and end times flexible.


Apartment or Condo in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Closest University

Harvard University

Nearby Universities
Massachusetts Institute of Technology | Boston University | Lesley College | Harvard University


Nearby Cities


Comments: 5 minute walk to 2 grocery stores and the riverwalk along the Charles River. 10 minute walk to the Red Line train that goes to Harvard or downtown Boston. Quiet one-way street in a very safe neighborhood. Bike included.

Explore the Area


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

Rental Rates and Terms

Rates from USD $1050 Weekly | Negotiable

Utilities are included

A cleaning service is not included

Comments: Please leave the place clean upon departure.


Ask about the suitability of the home for young kids

Pets are not allowed

Smoking is not allowed

A car is not available

Comments: Located in a building with families. Everyone is friendly, quiet, and respectful. Neighborhood is also quiet. Condo is suitable for ages 6+ - contact about kids room (it is currently used to store our personal belongings but that is negotiable).

House Sitting

I am looking for help while I am away

I would like help with my pet(s)

In June, there are two hamsters that need fresh food and kibble daily but are otherwise low maintenance.

I would like help with mail and deliveries

Check mail box every couple days and bring upstairs.

I would like help with plants or garden

Hydroponic garden in the unit growing fruits and vegetables needs harvesting and water added (or it can be shut down depending on the season). Water houseplants.





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Temperature Control

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Comments: Fully furnished space, well-appointed small kitchen. Office has double monitor with a convertible desk, printer, and futon. In-unit washer/dryer. Nice park across the street and several parks within a 5-minute walk. No parking available.


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