About This Listing
Hospital rotations/ internships/ international students welcomed for longer stays.
A very clean and brand new condominium in West Bucktown with plenty of light. We live one block away from the Western stop on the Blue Line "L". We are well travelled, friendly and easy going. We live in a quiet and conveniently located neighborhood.
At the moment, we have two available bedrooms with large closets, a desk, a night stand and one full size bed in each room. The two bedrooms together will be perfect accommodation for a party of four guests. When booking both rooms together, we offer a 5% discount.
You'll be using your private bathroom where you'll find soap, body gel, shampoo clean towels and a hairdryer.
Smoking is not allowed in the unit, but feel free to use our balcony or the deck outside.
There is plenty of free parking on the street, and if you are flying into the city, the Blue Line will bring you directly from O'Hare airport to the unit. Three more stops on the train will take you to the Loop for business or recreation in about 15 minutes. If you are arriving from Midway airport on the Orange Line, it will take you around 35 minutes to arrive to your booked room.
You'll enjoy multiple dining options, stores, music venues, parks, a public and free swimming pool (Halstein Park) and other amenities in the neighborhood. Wicker Park is within walking distance (10 minutes) through the neighborhood.
If you are coming late at night, please be respectful. We love music, but we won't be bothering you with our favorite kind, and would like to ask you to do the same. Please use your headphones!
We don't have cable, but guests enjoy wifi access as well as streaming Netflix movies without additional cost.
We'll offer you complementary coffee or tea, juice and bagels in the morning. All lines and towels are also included.
Guests are welcome to use the kitchen and common areas as seen in the pictures. Please feel free to use the stove, kitchenware, utensils, microwave, coffee maker, juicer and toaster. We'd like to ask you to clean up after yourself in the kitchen.
We can only take seriously requests from users with a completed profile. Please tell us about yourself.
We are looking forward to hosting you!
No smoking on the property.
No guests allowed that are not signed up to stay at the apartment.
Please advise us of your estimated time of arrival either when booking or in the weeks leading up to your stay.
Please be thoughtful towards the neighbors when arriving and exiting the building.
Elisa is the best host experience I have had on Airbnb. She is kind and warm and immediately makes you feel at home.
I had a great time staying here, the house is always kept clean and has a modern and classy feel. Everything is available nearby and western blue line is conveniently located about a 2 minute walk away.
The best part of my stay was getting to know Elisa, she wont hesitate to sit down and chat with you on various subjects and she always has suggestions about where to eat and have a good time in the city.
I truly enjoyed my stay here and had a lasting impression that I wont soon forget.
Elisa was the most gracious host. She greeted me at the door and she was very welcoming. She gave me a tour of a beautiful home and I was pleasantly surprised at how well kept and modern everything was.
She also made sure I knew where all the nearest stores were and she knew all the best bars/restaurants in the area too.
Elisa was very easy to talk to and she really made me feel at home.
Elisa was nice and sweet and a very accommodating host even though we didn't really see her that much. She even offered my friend her coat to use while we were here! The house was very clean which was important cause I have allergies. We came during a sudden cold shift and the house was so comfortably warm (not too warm) that we ended up staying in the room most of the days! We shared the bathroom with the other airbnb guest and it was well kept. The place is located not too far from the cool stuff of wicker park although it's a little bit of a trek. BUT it's near Armitridge where there is newer stuff popping up. I'll definitely look to stay at Elisa's next time.
Elisa has a beautiful and very clean condo. I can't say enough what a pleasure it was to stay with her. She is the best most kind host you can ask for . The location of the condo is ideal. Can't beat it for the price. I will stay here again and most Definitely recommend it
This was my first experience with Airbnb and I’m truly scared that it might never get better than this.
Elisa absolutely lived up to the numerous 5 star reviews, being very welcoming right from the start by offering to meet in the nearby train station. This trend continued all throughout my stay, being helpful in planning what I would do in the city (this was my first time in Chicago), and went all the way to inviting me to join her for lunch with her friends and driving me to one of the places I wanted to visit (though I would like to think I am somehow special and she doesn’t do this with every guest she has LOL). Una sorpresa extra es que Elisa habla español :)
The listed space is totally accurate and I would even say that the pictures don’t do justice to it. The room was a perfect place to rest after long days.
The location is perfect for both going to the airport and downtown. There are restaurants and bars nearby (Belly Shack right by the station was a delicious find), and Wicker Park with its many options is a ~10 min walk (or 5 min bus/train ride) away.
I will conclude by saying that I feel very lucky to have chosen this place, and especially to have met Elisa. I will definitely be back and would recommend this place to anyone visiting Chicago.
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About the Host, Elisa
I am a college professor who speaks English, Spanish and French. I've lived in several countries and have traveled extensively. I've been part of Chicago for several years, and l love the city. My neighborhood offers all types of food, shopping, entertainment and cultural options. Home is in West Bucktown, one block from the Western blue line with direct access to downtown and the airport. I live in a brand new space with lots of light and contemporary decor where I have one bedroom for rent. Whether you are a professional, a tourist or a student, you'll find in my home a place to rest comfortable and peacefully. Please make sure that you include some information about yourself on your profile and a picture. I promptly reply to inquiries, and I'd like to hear from you if you have any questions.
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