Cozy room, charming mountain town

House - Private room · E Park Ave, Laramie, WY 82070, United States
Courtney

Charming midcentury five blocks to University of Wyoming's east campus, two blocks to UW shuttle, half mile to Green Ride shuttle drop-off, and just over one mile to American Heritage Center. Longest-running, most-reviewed Airbnb rental in Laramie.

Your host, Courtney
54 Reviews
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a day

Charming midcentury five blocks to University of Wyoming's east campus, two blocks to UW shuttle, half mile to Green Ride shuttle drop-off, and just over one mile to American Heritage Center. Longest-running, most-reviewed Airbnb rental in Laramie.

The Space

On Laramie's east side, nestled between two parks, my three bedroom, one bath mid-century home is within walking distance to the university, restaurants, and a major grocery store. Enjoy easy access to I-80 and recreation at Happy Jack and Curt Gowdy. As an independent working professional, I will provide you plenty of privacy. Be sure to check out my guidebook for food, drink and recreation suggestions.

Pets are negotiable. Please note that I have a dog myself - a young, exceptionally friendly female cattle dog mix who will wish to make friends with you.

Come visit us in the Laramie Valley, and experience one of the Rocky Mountain West's best kept secrets.

Guest Access

Amenities include: sunny renovated kitchen, street and/or off-street parking, internet, Hulu, shared renovated bathroom, a laundry room available for your use, an open concept living and dining area, and a family room with a fireplace and well-stocked library for cold Wyoming evenings.

Interaction with Guests

As an independent working professional, I will provide you plenty of privacy. I am available as needed to answer questions about the area, including dining, transportation, recreation, and the university.

The Neighborhood

Situated between the university campus to the northwest, two public parks, and open prairie to the south, the neighborhood offers the ideal combination of open space and access to local attractions. Near to restaurants, a pub, and grocery.

Getting around

Catch the free shuttle to campus stopping just two blocks away, walk the five blocks to the campus' east side, or arrive from Colorado on the Green Ride shuttle, which stops .5-.75 miles from here, at the Washakie Dining Hall or the Hilton. If you're without a vehicle, call Laramie's taxi service, Here and There, or take the university's complimentary shuttle, SafeRide, during the evenings.

Room type: Private room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Weekly Price: $250 /week
Monthly Price: $700 /month
Check Out: 12:00 PM (noon)
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Cancellation: Moderate
Pet Owner: Dog(s)
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  • Courtney was a great host! The house was wonderful, and a perfect place to stop after a long day of driving. Courtney provides a wonderful welcome binder with details about the house and things to do in the area. If I drive through Wyoming again I will definitely stop at Courtney's again.

    July 2014
  • Courtney and Bob were very pleasant hosts. They even got some eggs when they discovered they ran out. They have a very cute dog that does not bark and is extremely friendly. That says a lot because we don't have a dog and don't care much for them. The property was clean. I think the mattress may be ready to be replaced, because there was a dip in the middle and we kept rolling to the middle. Otherwise, I would say this is a terrific place to stay the night in Laramie.

    The neighborhood was quiet. The house was well kept, but don't be turned off by the weeds in the yard. Parking on the street was plentyful.

    June 2014
    Courtney
    Response from Courtney:

    Thanks for the feedback on the mattress, Erik. I'm sorry you didn't have the most comfortable night's rest. You're actually the first guests to report that; I'll certainly look into it. Appreciate you staying with me.

    June 2014
  • While I was only there for one night and left early the next morning, Courtney and Bob were great hosts. Made you feel right at home. Thanks. I will plan to stay again on my next travel to Laramie.

    June 2014
    Courtney
    Response from Courtney:

    Thanks so much, Rick. I hope you do. And I hope you get your own Airbnb listing set up in Buffalo so I can stay next time I'm in the area!

    June 2014
  • Courtney was so flexible with our crazy schedule. We had a nice bed to sleep in, a hot shower and cereal before we continued our driving. We were so blessed and thankful to have a nice place to stay on our long journey home. Thanks again Courtney for being so understanding and flexible.

    June 2014
  • It was a pleasure staying with Courtney. She had her friend Bob over and we had some great conversation about travel, jobs, school, Laramie and various other subjects. They pointed me to an excellent Thai restaurant in town and drew me a map on how to get there. Laramie is a quaint town with a college atmosphere and some cool looking shops and restaurants. I would definitely recommend staying with Courtney and visiting Laramie.

    June 2014
  • Courtney's house was the perfect rest stop along my cross-country road trip. The location was great - very close to local restaurants and 5 minutes to the interstate.

    The room was clean, and the full-size bed was comfortable. Though I didn't need it, I appreciated the large closet space and could see how it would be great for a longer stay.

    As for Courtney, she was a fantastic host. She was quick to respond to my emails/texts and so warm and welcoming.

    Thanks for one of the most restful nights of my trip!

    June 2014
  • We needed just exactly what Courtney offered. A comfortable, repose for late arriving guests. A breakfast and a warm ( via the internet ) welcome and send off.
    Thanks Courtney for leaving the lights on and giving us the secret to get the key.

    June 2014
  • Courtney's home was absolutely lovely! While I only met Courtney briefly she made sure to leave a key out for me and checked in to see if I needed anything. The room was perfect, the bed was comfy, and the neighborhood was great. I would highly recommend this listing to anyone who might need a place to stay while in Laramie.

    June 2014
  • Since Courtney was out of town, I met with her boyfriend Bob who was quite cool. The room and the house was amazing. I think she has a good taste of decoration from What I can tell around the house.

    Yes, it looks exactly like the picture. Very comfy bed! Great place to stay, hands down.

    June 2014
  • The lodging was most pleasant. Bob was most helpful. Once one figured out the detours due to construction in the are, getting around was no problem.

    June 2014
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Washington Park High School, Oxford University, Boston College, University of Wyoming
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Associate Director, Haub School of Environment and Natural Resources
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I'm from Wisconsin and currently live in Laramie, Wyoming, where I oversee the academic program in Environment & Natural Resources at the University of Wyoming. I love to travel, to spend time outdoors in our beautiful mountains, and I adore teaching.
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