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Living room with heated black slate floors.Front entry with Japanese lantern and Adirondack chairs
Entire house
Unique home in a great neighborhood
Unique home in a great neighborhood
2 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1 bath
2 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1 bath

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Architect built, Frank Lloyd Wright style Mid-Century Modern home in a neighborhood known for it's unique architecture. The passive solar house is surrounded by trees and Japanese Gardens. 10 min from downtown Mpls. and close to U of MN St Paul campus. Great friendly neighborhood in walking distance to grocery store, shopping, book store, yoga studio, coffee shops and great restaurants.

Business travel
This listing has essential business travel amenities.
Family/kid friendly
Free parking on premises
Wireless Internet
Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 single bed
House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (2-12 years)
Check-in time is 4PM - 1AM (next day)
Check out by 12PM (noon)
Self check-in with lockbox
Wide doorway to the home’s entrance
Step-free access to the bedroom

188 Reviews

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Benjamin User Profile
January 2018
My wife and I absolutely loved this place. We arrived late because we watched the Vikings beat the the Saints at a friend's place. Upon our arrival, several lanterns showed us an extremely unique home. We were able to find an escape in our own city. The stereo and music that …

Fernanda User Profile
January 2018
Doug's house was great, very well decorated and designed--staying in it was a unique experience. He did an amazing job of compiling resources for us, both for using the amenities in the house, and in terms of activities and places to visit around the house. If you're looking for …

Jill User Profile
December 2017
It is even more inspiring and magic then the pictures show. Every detail has been crafted to many your stay rejuvenating and inspiring.

Wilhelmina User Profile
December 2017
This spot is an island of calm in an urban neighborhood setting. The living room windows look down through some trees toward Como Avenue. We felt as though we were in a more country setting than we were. Doug has thought of everything guests might need. The kitchen is well suppl…

Jill User Profile
December 2017
Words can't describe the beauty of Doug's home. Everything was as described and so much more. Thank you so much for welcoming us into your home, Doug. The location is perfect---such a quaint little area just a few blocks away. The tranquil setting and peacefulness inside your…

Heatherlee User Profile
December 2017
Incredible place! Loved the book and music selection. Very peaceful all around.. the artistic touches in every corner of the space was so much appreciated. The mediation areas were a nice surprise too. You won’t find a bad review about this place it’s just as he describes and eve…

Lesley User Profile
November 2017
My parents stayed here while visiting their new grandson in town. It was their first Airbnb and I’m so pleased they had a good experience! It was relaxing and comfortable. Mom said, “It was a memorable experience staying in a Japanese inspired home.”

Saint Paul, Minnesota, United StatesJoined in February 2014
Douglas User Profile
I am a fine art photographer, photo workshop instructor and lover of strong coffee & loud music that travels constantly. I love beauty in many forms and am very influenced by Japanese style, gardens and architecture. My house reflects my interest in Mid-Century Modern and ecologi…
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