Walk to IU - Spacious, Quiet, Comfort


Entire residential home hosted by Samantha

  1. 4 guests
  2. 4 bedrooms
  3. 5 beds
  4. 2 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the house to yourself.
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Self check-in
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Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
•1720 sq ft
•Main level: LR, Kitchen, 3 BR / 1 B
•Lower level: LR, Laundry Room, 1 BR/ 1 B
•Backyard: Viewing Deck, Fenced
•2 car garage + 4 car driveway
•short walk to IU's Jacobs School of Music
•short walk to Mother Bear's Pizza
•short ride to Assembly Hall, Memorial Stadium
• quallity furnishings, pillow top mattresses, sheets and more
•kitchen has pots, pans, dishes
•we are the quiet side of campus, we request a considerate noise level at all times
No parties/gatherings

The space
The Acorn House has 4 bedrooms, 2 full baths, a newly finished basement, laundry room, 2 car garage, fenced in backyard, a viewing deck and more. The house is perfect for a solo traveler or friends and family on a getaway. Located in a quaint and relaxed neighborhood just south of Indiana University, you can walk or take a short Uber ride anywhere in the area of Indiana University and Bloomington. You have easy access to the shops and amenities downtown and the eastside of town as well. Each bedroom is full of natural light and has a luxury queen pillow top mattress, quality sheets, pillows and blankets. The kitchen is equipped with a stainless steel dishwasher and refrigerator. The stove, countertops and cabinets are original to the house. We have all the necessary dinnerware and cookware. The backyard provides additional gathering space with adirondack chairs. It is a quaint paradise perfect for relaxing enjoy the native gardens, mature trees and the wild squirrel shows. If you just want to chill out on the couch or in bed, enjoy TV upstairs with Roku available and games and books downstairs, as well as the internet connection with free Wifi access. If the weather is nice, open the windows and enjoy the breeze, but if not, the house has central heating and cooling for your needs.
** As a reminder, we do not allow gatherings or parties, this is the quiet side of campus and we request a considerate noise level. A $2500 fee will be assessed to guest(s) that do not abide by this rule.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed

What this place offers

Free parking on premises
Air conditioning
Private patio or balcony

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Where you’ll be

Bloomington, Indiana, United States

Our neighborhood is located just south of Indiana University. We are located in a historic neighborhood with mature trees and friendly people. Take a quick walk to Mother Bear's Pizza, go see a show at the Musical Arts Center or stroll to Bryan Park. This neighborood has it all.

Hosted by Samantha

  1. Joined in February 2016
  • 117 Reviews
  • Identity verified
  • Superhost


  • Michael
  • Kelly

During your stay

I am here for you should you have any questions, concerns or requests during your stay. I live in the neighborhood and I am just a text or phone call away.

Please keep in mind that you are staying in a house, not a hotel. So if a problem arises, we will act a quickly as possible but there is not repair/maintenance/cleaning crew available 24/7.
I am here for you should you have any questions, concerns or requests during your stay. I live in the neighborhood and I am just a text or phone call away.

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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 4:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
Self check-in with lockbox
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

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Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

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