The host family lives in Boston with a 7 min walk to two subway stations. The family has been hosting international students for many years. The environment is very friendly and they offer a quiet and comfortable setting for their guests. They treat their guests like a family member. They provide a light continental breakfast and dinner, if requested (at an additional fee). There is a communal room where most students will come together to eat dinner. The house is referred to as a "triple-decker" with 3 full bathrooms. There is wireless internet, a living room, and the atmosphere is very inviting. They are located on the Red Line which takes 20 minutes to get to downtown crossing.