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Bowers House offers modern accommodations in Somerville, conveniently located right in Davis Square and a 20-minute metro ride from Boston city center. Free parking is available and continental breakfast is served daily. The metro station is less than a 5-minute walk.

The modern rooms here will provide you with a private bathroom with bathtub or shower, flat-screen cable TV, air conditioning and an iPod docking station.

Continental breakfast is served daily, including fresh pastries, fruits, Greek yogurt, apple and orange juice, soy milk, variety of cereals, gourmet coffee, and regular and herbal tea. Guests can relax on the lovely outdoor porch. Other facilities offered include luggage storage and free Wi-Fi access.

The bed and breakfast is 1.4 mi from Harvard University and 0.8 mi from Tufts University. Several dining options are located within walking distance.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Bowers House Bed and Breakfast has been welcoming guests since May 4, 2019

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.6)

Breakfast Info


Free Private Parking Available On Site


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Room Type
1 king bed
1 queen bed
1 queen bed
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Property questions and answers
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  • Dear Christina & Steven We will be attending our daughter's wedding in Sep/Oct and are very interested in your B&B. We need to store some medication in a refrigerator during our 1-week stay and wonder if it's possible for this arrangement, please? Thank You. Isabella & Steven
    Thank you for your inquiry. You're welcome to leave your medication in the refrigerator. Please leave a name on the bag or container of the medication. We look forward to seeing you.
    Answered on 8 May 2022

Hosted by Christina and Steven

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Christina and Steven
Bowers House is a contemporary style, newly renovated, bed and breakfast. We offer free parking, private bathroom, free Wi-Fi, free breakfast, 32" LCD TV with HD channels, rooms with queen or king size beds, and other amenities.
A couple minute 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 cafés, restaurants, music clubs, boutiques, theatres, and much more.
Language spoken: English
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Amenities of Bowers House Bed and Breakfast
Great facilities! Review score, 9.1
Most popular amenities
Free parking
Non-smoking rooms
Free WiFi
Family rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Alarm clock
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • TV
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Baggage storage
    Safety & security
    • Smoke alarms
    • Security alarm
    • Key access
    • Air conditioning
    • Smoke-free property
    • Tile/Marble floor
    • Heating
    • Private entrance
    • Family rooms
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Iron
    Languages Spoken
    • English

    House rules

    Bowers House Bed and Breakfast takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 2:30 PM


    Until 11:00 AM



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children over 10 are welcome.

    Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    10 - 17 years
    Extra bed upon request

    The number of extra beds allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

    There are no cribs available at this property.

    All extra beds are subject to availability.

    Age restriction

    The minimum age for check-in is 18

    Mastercard Visa American Express Bowers House Bed and Breakfast accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


    Smoking is not allowed.


    Parties/events are not allowed


    Pets are not allowed.

    The fine print

    You must show a valid photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all special requests cannot be guaranteed and are subject to availability upon check-in. Additional charges may apply.

    In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

    Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

    Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

    Please inform Bowers House Bed and Breakfast of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

    This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

    FAQs about Bowers House Bed and Breakfast

    • Bowers House Bed and Breakfast is 1.2 miles from the center of Somerville.

    • Room options at Bowers House Bed and Breakfast include:

      • Double

    • Guests staying at Bowers House Bed and Breakfast can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.8).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental

    • Bowers House Bed and Breakfast offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Check-in at Bowers House Bed and Breakfast is from 2:30 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

      • The prices at Bowers House Bed and Breakfast may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.