Crane House on the MBL campus is a traditional antique Woods Hole Farm House. Wood floors, large windows and a winding stair case makes this home a cozy and comfortable place to spend time reading inside the living space or on the front porch. Crane House is within walking distance to Stoney Beach, Labs, Library, Cafes and Restaurants.

What to Expect:

Capacity: Sleeps 6 – family housing only.

Features: full kitchen, 2 full bathrooms, washer, dryer, living room, dining room, 4 bedrooms, deck, front porch, yard, telephone, off-street parking for 1 car.

MBL apartments and houses provide microwave ovens, dishes, pots, pans, silverware, bed linens, blankets, pillows, and towels. All beds are single beds. Cots and cribs are available on a limited first-come, first-served basis. Crib-sized sheets and blankets are not available. Daily linen service is not available.

A credit card operated laundry facility is available in the basement of the apartment building and a vacuum cleaner is located in the first floor hallway. Smith Cottage and Crane House also have a washer and dryer. 

When departing:

Apartments and houses should be cleaned and left in good condition. Occupants must depart on schedule. Check-out time is 10:00 AM on the date of departure. Please abide by the check-out time as new clients are waiting to check in.

If you should find it necessary to check out after 10:00 AM, it is important to contact the Housing Office for approval and/or additional charges.

Before checking out, please:

  • Clean kitchen, refrigerator, stove, and bathroom.
  • Empty trash in the appropriate dumpster.
  • Return keys to the Swope front desk.

MBL is not responsible for personal property left behind.