Private room in single family home; use of kitchen, living room and garden. Semi private bath (share tub with owner) free off street parking, and wifi. Bedrooms are on the second floor; Short walk to restaurants, convenient to Harvard Medical School, Back Bay, & water front of Boston. 2 blocks to the Avalon apartments and Needham Street shopping. 10 minute (.5 mile) walk to the Newton Highlands T (subway) stop. Kayaking, hiking trails nearby; bike available. Town lake and pool swimming nearby.