Peaceful Room in the Country

House - Private room · E Bethel Ln, Bloomington, IN 47408, United States

The Space

Warm and cozy private bedroom (queen-sized bed) with private bath in a 1950s one-level ranch on 1.5 acres, located just north of Griffey Lake and 10 minutes from downtown Bloomington.

Amenities include a beautiful backyard/garden with a large deck, free wi-fi, use of washer/dryer, and plenty of parking. Share common areas of the house, including a fully-equipped kitchen, dining room, TV room with 60" plasma TV, and living room with wood-burning fireplace.

The area is a bird-watchers paradise; other wildlife includes deer, rabbits and squirrels. Not-so-wild animals include a friendly house cat named Mouse.

Note: There is no public transportation nearby, so a car is necessary to get around.

Nearby attractions:
Indiana University: 4 miles
Downtown Bloomington: 5 miles
Indianapolis International Airport: 45 miles
Griffey Lake: 1 mile
Lake Lemon: 8 miles
Lake Monroe: 15 miles
Little Nashville: 20 miles
Butler Winery: 6.5 miles
Oliver Winery: 7 miles
Columbus, IN: 40 miles
Brown County State Park: 25 miles
French Lick: 65 miles

Room type: Private room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Extra people: No Charge
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Cancellation: Flexible
Pet Owner: Cat(s)

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  • Gabrielle and Robert were excellent hosts, I really enjoyed my one-night stay. The house was quiet and comfortable. I look forward to a chance to stay again the next time I visit the Bloomington area.

    April 2014
  • My wife and I have a lovely stay with Rob and Gabe. Their property is lovely and was obviously put together and decorated with attention to detail. We were continually noting aspects of their home that we liked and would like to borrow from ourselves! Rob and Gabe were friendly and happy to give advice on local attractions. We were also able to use their TV room and roam the rest of the house. On the whole, the stay we had was lovely and I can hardly think of any way it could be improved! Thanks so much, Rob and Gabe!

    April 2014
  • Couldn't get enough and had to come back! Great place to get work done, and I had a nice conversation with Gabrielle that gave me insight on a personal issue, and for that I am very grateful! Did I mention their sheets are softer than mine? So easy to fall asleep!

    April 2014
  • Gosh, to tell the truth, I didn't want to leave at all! What a cool, funky house and what amazing hosts Gabrielle and Robert are! They're law professors, and that's like hanging out with rock stars. The kitchen is divine and so is the view of the back deck. The bright, sheer yellow curtains highlight the backdrop that cheers up the view even more. There was no shortage of supplies, down to fresh towels, body wash, hair cleansers, available Sharpies, and filtered water. My favorite part of staying there were reading law books on their shelves, playing with their funny green aliens, and hanging out with the hosts for interesting conversations. I would love to visit again and again. Highly recommend!

    March 2014
  • I had a lovely stay in Bloomington with Gabrielle and Robert. The house was beautiful and full of light. I only wish I could have stayed longer!

    March 2014
  • I occasionally need to stay over in Bloomington for business, this was my first experience with Airbnb and it was terrific! I thoroughly enjoyed spending the evening in Gabrielle and Robert's lovely home. My daughter is a student at nearby Indiana University and she joined me for take out in the serene setting.
    I would highly recommend this booking and plan to use it again. :)

    February 2014
  • We had a great stay at Gabrielle and Robert's home. They have wonderful taste in decor and everything was very clean. It was nice to get to know them and they were attentive, sharing coffee and tea with us and answering our questions about Bloomington. The house is in a lovely setting surrounded by nature and some nice walks nearby, plus it is only a 10 minute drive to downtown Bloomington.

    January 2014
  • My son and I stayed one night with Gabrielle and Robert while attending an Indiana basketball game. Their home was less than 5 minutes from the assembly hall, but provided that country feel we were looking for. They made our stay very comfortable and we felt right at home. This was our first time in Bloomington so we needed some advice on places to eat and they knew all the great places. We enjoyed our stay and meeting new people.

    December 2013
  • My stay with Rob and Gabrielle far exceeded my expectations. This was my first time to use airbnb and given this warm and exceptional experience, it will not be my last.

    November 2013
  • We had a delightful stay with Gabrielle and Robert. This was our first experience with airbnb and we weren’t sure what to expect. They couldn’t have made it easier or more pleasant. Their home was warm and inviting. The beautiful setting was peaceful and quiet. We especially appreciate that they went out of their way to accommodate our late evening arrival.

    November 2013
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