LOCATION LOCATION! Live a local's life in a one bedroom apartment walking distance from Downtown in Lowell! A pillowtop queen bed, exclusive kitchen with essentials and private bathroom! Lowell offers unique blend of urban amenities and suburban convenience with rich cultural diversity. Birthplace of textile mills in America Industrial Revolution; home to an university and a college. Conveniences, services, & shopping minutes by foot or car. 30min from Boston, free wifi, and private parking!
Apartment unit is on 3rd floor in a multi-apartment building above businesses with lots of sunlight throughout the day. Other units are long term residents and only THIS unit is used as Airbnb listing. It's located on a busier street and not ideal for light sleepers but overall is quiet during the evenings.
The bedroom is a queen bed along with a full body mirror, closet with hangers, a nightstand, and a work space with chair. Only window AC unit in the bedroom. There is NO TV in the apartment. Free wifi is available to stream your shows on your laptop/tablets/phones. Additional bed is available but will ONLY be dressed with bed linens for THIRD guest or upon request PRIOR check-in for a $10 fee.
A furnished space ideal for travelers in midst of relocation, business or pleasure. Enjoy my comfortable urban ambiance and easy access to area conveniences, services & shopping. Minutes away from historic downtown Lowell Massachusetts, including the Commuter rail to Boston, City Hall, The New England Quilt Museum, Tsongas Arena, Lowell National Park and the beautiful public library. Live in comfort and style surrounded by historic architecture, galleries, museums, cafes, pubs, markets, banks and restaurants! Food from every corner of the globe awaits! Wild game at Cobblestones, or amazing Mexican food at Mambo Grill -want something else? Greek, Dominican, Puerto Rican, Cajun, South Indian, Cambodian, Vietnamese or Thai food await - all within walking distance.
And this is the city of festivals! The Lowell Folk Festival, Winter Fest and the City of Lights parades happen just a street away from your door!
Middlesex College is steps away and UMASS Lowell is a ten minute walk.
A private parking lot BEHIND the apartment building. There is an alleyway between two apartment buildings that you need to be comfortable driving through, to get to the back to park your vehicle. There are additional free street parking spaces available as well.
NO LAUNDRY within the building. For your convenience the nearby laundry is ACROSS the street. Detergent/fabric softener will not be provided and you must supply your own.
There are NO third party bookings. Airbnb's policy requires all reservations booked for any travels to be booked by the person who's going to stay at the listing.
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As stated in Airbnb policy, hosts are required to disclose all surveillance devices in or around their listings. There ARE equipped security cameras installed by the building's owner OUTSIDE the building, monitoring outdoor activities of the back parking lot and backdoor of the building. There ARE equipped security cameras in the hallways in the building but there are NONE inside the listed Airbnb apartment.
Entire place. Basement and attic are off limits.
1) Full kitchen with refrigerator, stove, and oven
2) All necessary utensils for cooking, eating, and drinking
3) Mirowave, electric kettle, Mr. Coffee maker ready to be used (Cold Brita Water is in the refrigerator!)
4) Dining table seats 4 people
1) Towels, soap, shampoo and bodywash are provided (Each guest will receive ONE towel and are RESPONSIBLE to return at the end of the stay) Additional towel(s) are given upon REQUEST for additional fee.
2) Cotton swaps, feminine pads, Band-aids, and mouthwash are available
3) Hair dryer and hair straightener
4) Iron and iron board
You will be greeted and be given the key in person to the apartment building and the code to get inside the apartment. Other than that, you'll be left to yourself. I am available to help and assist you during your stay, communicating strictly through Airbnb messaging.
You are responsible for the building key. A $50 fee will be claimed for through Resolution Center in AirBnb if you lose/damage the building key during your reservation. PLEASE leave the building key on the dining table when you check out or the $50 fee will be charged. (As host, I need to report to the building's owner and pay a fine for a replacement building key).
Supplies such as paper towels, napkins, toilet paper, trash bags, etc., are provided to keep you started, however, you are responsible for providing any additional supplies/restocking you or your guests require during your stay. Each guest will be given ONE body towel and is responsible to RETURN it at the end of reservation.
Pantry and refrigerator WILL NOT BE STOCKED except for few non-
perishables due to potential food allergies.
There is NO cleaning services during your stay. The apartment is stocked and cleaned before each guest's arrival. You are responsible for cleaning and maintaining the apartment space and are responsible to return the way the apartment looked before you checked-in at the end of your stay.
Wednesday mornings are trash day every week so please place your trash in the red bin located outside beside the building before Wednesday morning and I will to put them out for collection.
Please read these rules carefully and ask if you have any questions. They are detailed and comprehensive based on previous guest booking experiences.
THIRD PARTY BOOKINGS, GUEST SUBSTITUTIONS AND SUB-LETTING are not allowed under this AirBnB rental agreement, meaning YOU CANNOT BOOK FOR SOMEONE ELSE. ANY GUEST that DOES NOT MATCH the name or the number of people on the confirmed reservation WILL BE ASKED TO LEAVE and the reservation WILL BE CANCELLED WITH NO REFUND. There is NO REFUND OF ANY KIND (any cancellation or any adjustment request for earlier leave) STARTING ON THE DAY YOU CHECK IN.All communications shall be through AirBnb messages. Only registered guests are allowed to book and you may be required to show an accepted government issued form of identification that matches the AirBnB reservation Verified ID information. In addition, your guests may be required to show government issued for persons 18 years of age and over, to match the total number of occupants under the AirBnB booking agreement limited to 2 guests in total. Persons under 18 years of age may be noted. All guests' and minors' information may be recorded and will be disclosed, only for booking record purposes. If you plan on hosting an event that you may think will exceed this limit please message me through AirBnB in advance but approval is not guaranteed based on parking limitations.
PERSONS 18 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER are considered adults and are defined as guests and bound by all limits and terms under this AibBnB booking agreement.
CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 18 are bound by all limits and terms of this AirBnB booking agreement. POLICY FOR MINOR CHILDREN UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE is that you assume liability for any injury to children you bring or allow on the property and you are legally responsible and liable for any injury and damages as a result of those children's actions under this AirBnB rental agreement. There are no child-proof locks on any doors, cabinets, drawers, or shelving. There are cleaning products, kitchen utensils and knives, trash bags in non-locking drawers/on shelves that may be easy to reach locations for daily use.
THERE IS A STRICT SMOKING/DRUG USE POLICY. There is no smoking/drug anywhere within the interior of the house under this AirBnB booking agreement. You may smoke anywhere outdoors with house doors closed to prevent smoke from entering the house and you are responsible for cleaning up your butts. If you are caught violating this policy you will be asked to leave without a refund for the remainder of your reservation. If the room smells of smoke/drugs after you leave we will hire a third party professional service to verify & document in writing that the smoke/drug odor exists and then clean the damage. You will be requested for compensation damages of the amount based on the bill I received through Resolution Center in AirBnB. The next guests should be comfortable in a clean odor free environment.
PETS ON THE PROPERTY POLICY. Due to many allergies, NO PETS are allowed on the property to maintain an allergen free environment for the next guest.
There is a strict NOISE POLICY. No late night parties and keep the noise level low after 10pm. Be respectful to neighbors. This is a QUIET PEACEFUL residential area where parents work all day and expect to come home to relax. First warning will be given if I receive any complaints. Second time warning, you will be asked to leave without a refund for the remainder of your reservation.
VISITOR POLICY. Due to limitation of house and parking space , ANY GUEST who wish to have visitor MUST HAVE A WRITTEN CONSENT FROM THE HOST in ADVANCED. Each guest is LIMITED TO (1) VISITOR. Visiting Hours are between 10am-7pm. ANY VISITOR PAST 7PM are considered NOT VERIFIED AIRBNB GUEST and must leave the house premise IMMEDIATELY. First warning will be given. Second time warning, guest(s) and visitor will be asked to leave without a refund for the remainder of your reservation.
OPEN FIRES & FLAME SOURCES. You cannot use any device/source that creates open flames, including scented candles, anywhere inside or outside of the house. Use caution when using cigarette lighters outside of the house.
BATHROOM/KITCHEN PLUMBING: Only natural waste products can be flushed down the drains or toilet. If you have doubts on whether or not something can be in the drains, put it in the trash. This is a partial list of common household items that cannot be flushed down the drains: egg shells, fruit/vegetable peels, coffee grounds, tea bags, gum, food scraps, cigarette butts, excess hair, dental floss, sanitary napkins, bandages, cotton balls, disposable diapers, baby wipes, rags, newspapers/paper, paper towels, wrappers, dirt/sand, fats/greases/oils, latex/plastic items, household trash, etc. All drains are checked, recorded, and maintained before check-in time. You are responsible for all costs associated with the repair of plumbing blockages or failures caused by you or your guests which is not the result of normal use. Defective/failure plumbing will be determined and documented by a third party professional plumbing service. The costs requested for compensation damages through Resolution Center in AirBnb.
KITCHEN POLICY: You are responsible for all costs associated with the repair/failures of kitchen appliances (microwave, stove top, oven, refrigerator) caused by you or your guests which is not the result of normal use. All appliances are checked, recorded, and maintained before your check-in time. The costs will be determined by a hired professional for repairs, and if beyond repairable, a receipt of similar/same model will be provided. These costs will be claimed through Resolution Center in AirBnb.
You may not use this address as your postal address for any mail/packages without express written permission from the host. Any mail/packages whose name is not the host's (without letting the host know first) will be subjected under suspicious behavior conduct, may be reported to the local police, and the your AirBnb booking agreement will be considered terminated without any refund.
ACCESS & EXCLUSIVE USE:
Normal maintenance on the building, facilities and property is an ongoing activity. You will be notified in advance if access to your exclusive use space is needed to perform routine maintenance. In case of emergency service where immediate access to your exclusive use is needed to inspect, identify, and make repairs we will attempt to notify you in advance but you may not receive the notification until after the fact.
The host reserves the right to enter your exclusive use of space to inspect and determine if there's been a suspected breach of the House Rules. If you are not present, you will be notified of the access and reason for entry.
The basement and attic are strictly off limits with secure lock. Any signs of tampering will be documented and reported to AirBnb.
THERE IS NO PHYSICAL HOUSE KEY. You will be given the house keyless code on the day of your arrival. If you or you guests should be locked out at any given time, you must contact and wait for me so that I may come and open the front door for you. You and your guests are responsible and liable for any damaged/missing house properties, including the interior walls, floors, ceilings, light fixtures, windows of the house. Household items, properties, and condition of the house are recorded and maintained before your check-in time. Local police will be called on site and you or your guests will be reported to AirBnb if there is vandalism issue. Any costs of repairs/replacement will be determined and documented by a third party professional and the amount of the bill will be claimed through Resolution Center in AirBnb.
Please understand house rules must be laid out to prevent any misunderstanding between two parties or misconducts between guests and other current renters in the building. Please ask if you need any policy/house rule clarified or wish to request an exemption.
I look forward to having you along!