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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago 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 21 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 19 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
Bressanone, Italy
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Ultra clean and confortable, Christine and Steven are real examples of perfect hosts, add a great logistics and fresh stuff for breakfast... After trying several hotels and accomodations in Boston, I'm an italian visiting professor, I have to admit that this place work perfectly for me and it will surely be my choice also in the future!

Thank acolombi
Bucks. UK
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I booked here because hotels are so expensive in Boston, and I knew if we were near the T with free parking we’d be able to get anywhere. I was not mistaken in my choice; the Davis Square area is bustling and full of restaurants and nightlife. The only thing it seems to lack is a supermarket though you can...

2Thank helenakitt
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

A simple but clean B&B in a Somerville neighborhood. Accommodations are not fancy, but clean and comfortable. Breakfast consists of continental fare - yogurt, fruit, bagels, cereals, etc - and is offered in a casual kitchen area. The innkeepers accommodated our family and were courteous, helpful with restaurant recommendations and obviously take pride in their business. Recommend highly and would...

1Thank Jeannie F
Chula Vista
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

This is the first time we stayed at a bed and breakfast. Was kinda worried at first but the email that I received from Steven our host was very much into details. He was very friendly and so accommodating. We rented a car and there are plenty of parking in front of the house. Our room was very nice and...

1Thank Ronald M

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • 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: $160 - $262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“King size bedroom has a private bath that is across from the room.”
 of 5 bubbles 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).”
 of 5 bubbles SNJ-Traveler, 13 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Any room is great”
 of 5 bubbles AndrzejS_13, 4 Oct 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are well maintained, comfortable and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles cwxyz, 28 May 2015 | Read review
“Downstairs bedroom does have private bath, but that bath is across a common hallway. Steps are steep to the second floor bedroom.”
 of 5 bubbles 195trishh, 19 May 2015 | Read review
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