The SpaceBoston is the perfect meeting points for friends and colleagues from across the world, or nation-- Great Universities, Global Companies and visitors, but few inspired meeting spaces like this.
The Waltham House is the perfect place to bring far flung family members, together for a wonderful reunion you will strengthen the ties that bond.
Its also the perfect place to hold a strategy session that will transform your group into a real team and take your company to the next level.
This is a chance to get out of your building, and away from sterile hotel conference rooms and have the kind of authentic, visionary, strategic, productive conversation where people say, "this is what we have all been waiting for.
The house can accommodate up to 8-10 people for sleeping in 5 to 6 bedrooms. There is also a kitchen, living room, and study.
Note: " We offer a complete set of Guidelines for Effective Meetings on diverse topics, e.g. 1) Leadership Development, 2) One Page Strategic Plan, 3) 7 Step Change Management. Guest AccessYou can come here by Uber, and The Commuter Rail and Subway is just Minutes away
*We call the place a Boutique Global Meeting Center because people come here from all over the world to hold both family gatherings and team sessions, in a secluded but close at hand spot
People go on trips and plan have family or team meetings to have a certain kind of experience, whether its bonding as a family, or building a great team
Yet often the places, office buildings, hotels, where they have those meetings don't give them ACCESS to the kind of experience they want to have
We have designed the Waltham House to provide you just whats missing that will make a difference
The house is the kind of place many people aspire to, beautiful, tastefully decorated and will make you and your group feel good about yourselves,
The living room, dining room, club room layout on the first floor is perfect for having family gathering or the kind of powerful team conversation that will never happen at the office or Marriot.
The Woodsey Area, the house is surrounded by, and walking traits creates the perfect atmosphere for contemplation, or private one on one chats
*The global meeting room(s) can also be rented without the sleeping rooms and is also a good place for professionals to have team meetings or to meet one on one, or small groups.
A Big 4 Consulting Groups have used cooking a meal together as a family exercise or team building, Families have made Christmas and Thanksgiving, Rehearsal Dinner meals.
The kitchen is well stocked with upscale pots and pants, and all the basic things you need to cook so you dont have to run to the store for every little thing--coffee, tea, salt, pepper, oil, vinegar mustard, mayo, spices, cornstarch, etc, flour
It can also be used by professionals who don't have an office, but need a private place to engage for the day or half day. Interaction with GuestsI am the author of Masterful Coaching, E Leader, Strategy is How, founder of the Harvard Leadership Research Project, and has facilitated 100's of high stakes meetings.
I am also the head of a big family and like a big family atmosphere that brings everyone together as a group or team, and I have designed the house with this in mind
One of the great things about Airbnb that makes it so much fun for me is that I get to meet (and make friends with) so many fascinating and intriguing people from all over the world.
Note: My wife and I are friendly but will respect your privacy unless you want to interact
We like helping people, so if you need something extra to make your visit better don't hesitate to ask, however large or small the request is
Just ask if you need someone to talk to for any reason or a masterful thinking partner or facilitation help. The NeighborhoodWe are located just 5 minutes from Route 95 and many global corporate office centers, yet are in a totally wooded secluded spot which actually stretches over 30 acres of land. At the same time, you can jump in a cab and in 20 or 30 minutes be at a Harvard Business School course, Boston Red Sox game, "Broadway" play, or the Financial District.
There are many ethic restaurants on Moody Street in Waltham, including some really world class ones. (Yes, we have a Chipotle, Panera Bread, Bertucci's and Starbucks too. ) See Top 10 Waltham restaurants on Yelp or Trip.
Guests can stay in our Airbnb listed rooms, which really seems to help people relax and get a sound, good, deep sleep with our plush pillows and duvet down comforters, and quiet atmosphere.
(See Airbnb "Beautiful Room in a Private Home," and "Lovely Room in Private Home," in Waltham, Ma) Getting AroundUber cabs are readily accessible to take you to Harvard Square, New England Patriots Games, the Boston Museum of Fine Arts, the Boston Symphony, Chinatown, "Italian Town," a dizzying array of "Gourmet Food Trucks," or for a good hike at Walden Pond, made famous by the wizened philosopher Henry David Thoreau. UBER or Veteran's Taxi Waltham can take you to Alewife Station where you can catch the "T" to Boston or Cambridge. Other Things to NoteThe Boutique Global Meeting Place can accommodate groups of 8-15 with breakout rooms, and private meeting rooms, should these be needed.
The meeting rooms are not really a formal business, but an amenity for Airbnb guests and friends.
There are 5 - 6 overnight sleeping rooms and the price of the meeting room for one day plus sleeping rooms for one night is $1000. The price of just the meeting room, without sleeping rooms is only $750 per day.