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Highland Park Carriage House

Entire apartment hosted by Brad
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bath
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This two-room apartment is located in the popular East End of Pittsburgh in the Highland Park neighborhood. Highland Park is mostly residential, with a small business district with several popular restaurants, a coffee shop, a bakery and a small market. The apartment is one block from the bus line, and less than 1.5 miles to Target, Whole Foods and an ever growing choice of restaurants from fine dining to great pizza joints. Downtown Pittsburgh is only 4 miles away.

The space
Originally built as the carriage house for the mansion on the corner of Highland Avenue and Jackson Street, the building was converted into a three-unit apartment building, including the small one-bedroom apartment that is the AirBnB.

The apartment is nice appointed. A small dining table and couch are located the living room.

The kitchen is stocked with pots and pans for cooking, and plenty of utensils. Fiesta ware bowls and plates are there for you to use. Complimentary coffee, teas and snacks are available, enough for a small breakfast including yogurts, oatmeal and granola bars.

The king size bed is complete with many pillows to choose from. There are 4 drawers for storage under the bed, as well as extra blankets and comforters. A cloths rack and suitcase stand can help you stay organized during your stay.

The bathroom has towels, washcloths, body wash, shampoo, conditioner and a hair dryer.

All of the artwork in the apartment has been created by Pittsburgh artist, including a few pieces created by the co-host, Thomas Waters.

Guest access
Guests will have private access to the entire apartment: living room, kitchenette, bathroom and bedroom.
This two-room apartment is located in the popular East End of Pittsburgh in the Highland Park neighborhood. Highland Park is mostly residential, with a small business district with several popular restaurants, a coffee shop, a bakery and a small market. The apartment is one block from the bus line, and less than 1.5 miles to Target, Whole Foods and an ever growing choice of restaurants from fine dining to great pizz… read more

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Kitchen
Wifi
Iron
Essentials
Heating
Dedicated workspace
Hair dryer
Hangers
Air conditioning

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Location

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

Highland Park is a quiet residential area dominated by the vast, leafy park of the same name, with trails, a lake, picnic areas and the Victorian-style Entry Garden. The park is also home to the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium, featuring themed global habitats, polar bears and underwater viewing tunnels. Dining options in the area include relaxed bistros, cafes, and Thai and Italian restaurants.

The apartment is conveniently located to:

TRANSPORTAION
PAT buses - Public Buses (1 Block)
Greyhound Bus Station (4.0 miles)
Train Station (4.0 miles)
Megabus Stops (4.1 miles)
Pittsburgh International Airport (18 miles)


UNIVERSITIES
Pittsburgh Theological Seminary (.2 miles)
Chatham University (1.6 miles)
Carnegie Mellon University (2.3 miles)
University of Pittsburgh (2.7 miles)
Carlow University (3.1 miles)
Duquesne University (4.3 miles)
Point Park College (4.8 miles)

HOSPITALS
UPMC Shadyside (1.5 miles)
West Penn Hospital (1.5 miles)
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh (1.7 miles)
UPMC St. Margaret Hospital (1.9 miles)
UPMC Presbyterian (2.9 miles)
Allegheny General Hospital (4.4 miles)

ATTRACTIONS
Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium (.9 miles)
The Frick (2.0 miles)
Carnegie Museum of Art (2.4 miles)
Phipps Conservancy and Botanical Gardens (2.6 miles)
Senator John Heinz History Center (4.1 miles)
Andy Warhol Museum (4.6 miles)
Mattress Factory (4.9 miles)
Carnegie Science Center (5.4 miles)
Kennywood (6.5 miles)

MOVIE THEATERS
Waterworks Cinemas (1.9 miles)
Row House Cinema (2.1 miles)
Manor Theater (2.3 miles)
Southside Works Cinema (3.8 miles)
AMC Waterfront (4.5 miles)

FOOD
Smiling Banana Leaf -Thai (.3 miles)
Park Bruges - Belgian (.3 miles)
Tazza D’Oro - Cafe/coffee shop (.3 miles)
Food Glorious Food - Bakery (.3 miles)
Teppanyaki Kyoto - Japanese (.3 miles)
LaScola’s Italian Ice and Custard (.3 miles)
Patron Mexican Grill (.8 miles)
Bird on the Run - Fried Chicken (.8 miles)
Pizza Taglio - Pizza (.8 miles)
Paris 66 - French (.8 miles)
Muddy Waters Oyster Bar (.8 miles)
BRGR - Burgers (.8 miles)
Spoon - American (.8 miles)
Tana Ethiopian Cuisine (.8 miles)
Mad Mex - Mexican Fusion (.9 miles)
Noodle head - Thai (.9 miles)

GROCERIES
Bryant Street Market (.3 miles)
Target (.7 miles)
Trader Joe’s (.8 miles)
Whole Foods (1.0 miles)
Giant Eagle Market District (1.2 miles)
ALDI (1.2 miles)
Highland Park is a quiet residential area dominated by the vast, leafy park of the same name, with trails, a lake, picnic areas and the Victorian-style Entry Garden. The park is also home to the Pittsburgh Zoo…
Getting around
75
Walk Score®
Most errands can be accomplished on foot.
96
Bike Score®
Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.

Hosted by Brad

Joined in November 2013
  • 126 Reviews
  • Identity verified
I’m a Pittsburgh based Fashion Designer and Massage therapist.
Co-hosts
  • Thomas
During your stay
Guests will have all the privacy they’d like, but we are onsite and available to help with any issues during their stay. Guests will be asked to choose their own 4-digit code to unlock the front door and gain access to the apartment. There is no need to meet up for a key exchange.

We have been residents of Highland Park for almost 20 years. We are very familiar with the area, attractions and restaurants. We are happy to give suggestions and answer any questions guests might have.
Guests will have all the privacy they’d like, but we are onsite and available to help with any issues during their stay. Guests will be asked to choose their own 4-digit code to un…
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: 3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
Self check-in with keypad
Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Health & safety
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Carbon monoxide alarm
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