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Bowers House Bed and Breakfast

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Olten, Switzerland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked this B&B because of its good reviews and location close to the Boston Subway (T red line). The host made sure we could arrive even if he wasn't around and made us feel comfortable. He explained and gave us advice what to visit in Boston but also for our further trip. Our room was clean and comfortable. It...

Thank David K
Long Beach, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was raised on the very block where the Bowers house is, Steven and Christina are great host making me feel at home again. Steven greeted me every morning, the place is immaculate, the beds are very comfortable, full kitchen, very quiet, plenty of parking and easy access, great location, better than any hotel. The bowers house will always be...

Thank Ricoroo
Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had a lovely stay recently at Bowers House. We were given perfect instructions for our arrival and were able to get into the room at our convenience and meet Christina and Steven later to deal with paperwork. The house is on a quiet side street with free parking, which was a pleasant surprise. Our room was...

Thank Erin R
Long Island, New York
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Arrived late at night, all was ready for me. Key, instructions, kitchen set up with snacks. Felt very comfortable! Room was spotless, location fabulous. One block away all the restaurants you could imagine,along with stores. Nothing was missing. WOULD RECOMMEND TO ANYME. Had pleasant conversation with Steve, as well as other guests. Hope to get back. HB

Thank heddalettuce1
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 16 March 2017

What a wonderful find! My husband and I were traveling to Somerville to visit our son and we were originally going to stay at a hotel but chose Bowers House instead. It was perfect. Ideally located, it was easy to not only explore Somerville but also visit Cambridge and Boston. The room was extremely comfortable--the bed was very comfortable, the...

Thank Virginia Adams O
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

This is such an amazing b&b. Christina and Steven are lovely, warm and welcoming. I have trouble when things are not super clean but had no problem here and I was able to actually sleep. The room was so spotless. The bed was extremely comfortable. The breakfast was delicious, with croissants, coffee cake, fruit, oatmeal, etc. I loved the fact...

Thank Christy D
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

My husband & I stayed at Bowers House B&B for a week, visiting family and seeing the sites of the Boston area. The house is immaculately clean & comfortable (I had difficulties at other B&B's because of allergies), & is on a quiet side street at Davis Square. Christina & Steven are the perfect hosts, providing us with suggestions of...

Thank Pamela G
Vestal, New York
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This property is in a great location just steps from lively Davis Square. Easy access to the T as well. Congenial hosts and good room - could live without the highly scented liquid soap in the shower as the only soap option. As mentioned previously, very private and hassle-free, convenient parking. Somewhat lacking breakfast options (all carbs!) keeps me from...

Thank rjr0810
Farmington, Connecticut
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Needed to find a place in Somerville to stay while visiting our daughter and found Bowers House Bed and Breakfast on TripAdvisor. Christina was so welcoming - The location is great and there is plenty of parking in front. The room was very clean and so comfortable-we got a good nights sleep! It has a nice kitchen (that has snacks...

Thank CindyM7432
Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Wow! That's it! Wow! The perfect bread and breakfast. We couldn't ask for more. The room was comfortable and very clean. Christina and Steven were very personable and accommodating. With all rooms but the king room, the bathrooms are within the room. We had the king room and never thought twice about walking three steps across the hall. The place...

Thank RussandAnne

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bowers House is a contemporary style, newly renovated, bed and breakfast. We offer free parking, private bathroom, free Wi-Fi, 32" LCD TV with cable, rooms with queen or king size beds, and other amenities. A couple minutes walk to the Davis Square subway station, Bowers House is two stops from Harvard Square, four stops from MIT, and a short commute to downtown Boston, Copley Square, Newbury Street, Symphony Hall, the Theatre District, the North End, and several museums and historical sites. Bowers House is also within walking distance to Tufts University. Bowers House is located in the center of vibrant Davis Square in Somerville, Massachusetts. Davis Square, named one of the fifteen "hippest places to live" in the United States by the Utne Reader in 1997, is home to cafes, restaurants, music clubs, boutiques, theatres, and much more. Whether you are traveling for business or pleasure, Bowers House is your ideal home away from home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bowers House Bed and Breakfast

Address: 9 Bowers Ave, Somerville, MA 02144-3002
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Somerville
Price Range: $218 - $257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Stayed on the second floor back room never heard a noise”
Ricoroo, 6 May 2017 | Read review
“I stayed in room with king size bed on ground floor. Bathroom was spaceous and spotlessly clean.”
heddalettuce1, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“King size bedroom has a private bath that is across from the room.”
anonymous7550, 1 May 2016 | Read review
“King-size bed room was located on floor with kitchen and LR, felt like we had the whole floor to ourselves (like our own apartment).”
SNJ-Traveler, 13 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Any room is great”
AndrzejS_13, 4 Oct 2015 | Read review
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