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Private room in house
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 shared bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 shared bath
Gary is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

Beautiful Four Square turn of the century house in the Historic Woodbridge Neighborhood. Mid-town location in the cultural district next to Wayne State University.


Indoor fireplace



165 reviews
Outstanding hospitality
Stylish space
Quick responses
Daniel User Profile
November 2019
Very warm and cozy place. There was a beautiful jug of water waiting for me when i got there. So much art around the house to look at. The bathroom is amazing with its own little heater and a very unique floor!
Christina User Profile
November 2019
would no return
Amy User Profile
October 2019
Gary's place in Woodbridge was easy to find, central, and walk-able to good coffee (Ochre). The house is an artists' collection through and through. Our one fully day in Detroit we spent on Gary's urban history tour, and saw much more -and heard more stories- than we would of on…
Brown User Profile
September 2019
If you are visiting Detroit the location of their place is prime!
Amanda User Profile
August 2019
The greatest part about staying here was getting to meet Gary and Cathy who are 2 of the most amazing characters I've ever met. They are just really good people who made me feel welcome and at home. I love them both and hope to stay in touch. That is how great of an experience I…
Kristen User Profile
June 2019
Casa Avery is a charming house in a beautiful neighborhood. It is an easy walk to the Detroit Institute of Arts, Midtown, and other great places. The room was pleasant and clean. Gary and Cathy were very welcoming and knowledgeable about events around Detroit; they gave us some…
Audrey User Profile
June 2019
This happy couple is well-equipped to take in stray cats like myself for a weekend trip to the D. Additionally, it’s very rare that I feel the need to mention “great neighbors,” but WOW I continue to meet more and more kind people on Avery Street.

Hosted by Gary

Detroit, MIJoined in October 2012
Gary User Profile
165 Reviews
Gary is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Artist-Animator-Educator ______ “Magic inspires my art; the something that comes from nothing.” Gary Schwartz is an Academy Award nominated filmmaker, award winning animator, director, artist & educator. Mr. Schwartz conducts intensive hands-on animation workshops in…
Interaction with guests
We conduct the Post Industrial Apocalyptic Landscape Tour.
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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House Rules

  • Pets are allowed