Private room
5 Guests
2 Bedrooms
2 Beds
1 adult
0 children
Ages 2 - 12
0 infants
Under 2
5 guests maximum. Infants don’t count toward the number of guests.
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About this listing


The space
Accommodates: 5
Bathrooms: 1 (Private bathroom)
Bedrooms: 2
Beds: 2
Check In: Anytime after 5PM
Check Out: 10AM
Pet Owner: Dog(s)
Room type: Private room
Amenities
Prices
Extra people: $20 / night after 2 guests
Cleaning Fee: $20
Weekly Discount: 10%
Cancellation: Strict
Description

The space

Welcome. ברוכים הבאים. Bienvenidos.
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Welcome to a retreat in the city.
2 bedrooms + a private bathroom for rent in a 5 bedroom house. Can accommodate up to 5 people (5th person is ideally a child). Nonsmokers only. Minimum stay of 2 nights. Discounted weekly rates are available for a longer stay (up to a month). Couples wishing to use BOTH rooms, will be charged additional $20/night. (Please notify host before booking).

Domestic and international guests are welcome.

Wireless internet, access to a shared Vegetarian kitchen for light food preparation (see house rules), living room, porch, Ping-Pong table, and moderate use of the laundry (see house rules).
You will get a shelf in the fridge for your personal groceries. Coffee and tea are complementary.

The Breakfast Option:
For $5 / per night / per person, I will provide you with the following products to make yourself a hearty breakfast: eggs, Muesli, bread, milk, bananas and orange juice.
This option is only available at the time of booking - so please let me know and I will adjust the price.

Languages spoken in the house are English, Hebrew and Spanish (when my daughter is here...).

We are located in a friendly, safe, quiet suburb of Minneapolis, very close to a large water park, the famous "Lakes", Uptown, Downtown, shopping and entertainment. Also, near a bus line and 2 bike paths.

We are very close to several food stores :Trader Joe’s, Cub Foods, Whole Foods, Byerly’s and Target.

There is plenty of street parking near the house.

Details for car drivers:
20 min. to/from the airport
13 min. to/from the University of Minnesota,
20 min to/from the Mall of America.
8 min. to/from downtown (for conventions, business, etc)
8 min. to/from Uptown for shopping and restaurants

Public transportation:
To/from the airport, take the light rail to downtown and change to Bus #17, or the Express Bus #667 (during rush hours) - to St. Louis Park. Get off on Minnetonka Blvd and Alabama Ave. and walk 1/2 a block to our house.

Guest access

Wireless internet, access to a Vegetarian kitchen, living room, porch and moderate use of the laundry (see house rules). You also have access to our Ping-Pong table located in a play room, in the basement.
You will get a shelf in the fridge for your personal groceries. Coffee and tea are complementary.

The Breakfast Option:
For $5 / per night / per person, I will provide you with the following products to make yourself a hearty breakfast: eggs, Muesli, bread, milk, bananas and orange juice.
This option is only available at the time of booking - so please let me know and I will adjust the price.

Interaction with guests

Languages spoken in the house are English and Hebrew.

The neighborhood

We are located in a friendly, safe, quiet suburb of Minneapolis, very close to a large water park, the famous "Lakes", Uptown, Downtown, shopping and entertainment. Also, near a bus line and 2 bike paths.

We are very close to several food stores :Trader Joe’s, Rainbow Foods, Whole Foods, Byerly’s, Cub Foods and Target.

Getting around

There is plenty of street parking near the house.

Details for car drivers:
20 min. to/from the airport
13 min. to/from the University of Minnesota,
20 min to/from the Mall of America.
8 min. to/from downtown (for conventions, business, etc)
8 min. to/from Uptown for shopping and restaurants

Public transportation:
To/from the airport, take the light rail to downtown and change to Bus #17, or the Express Bus #667 (during rush hours) - to St. Louis Park.
Get off on Minnetonka Blvd. and Alabama Ave. and walk 1/2 a block to our house.

Other things to note

Our home is NOT suitable for toddlers, as it is not childproofed.

House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is after 5PM

Our kitchen is Vegetarian. Please limit food preparation to microwave. (No oven or stove, except for "paid breakfast")
You are expected to clean after yourself when using the kitchen.
We have a very friendly dog that is with us part-time and does not go into the guest quarters, but if you are allergic - she does shed. (Let me know if a dog would be a problem, as we can solve that).
We also have a PERFUME-FREE environment (due to allergies).
While you have access to the washer and dryer, please observe the following after consulting with the host:
1 wash/dry, for short visits (up to a week)
or
1 wash/dry - once a week, for longer stays.

Safety features
Smoke detector
Fire extinguisher
Carbon monoxide detector
Availability
2 nights minimum stay

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Rachel

Rachel

Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States · Joined in December 2008

Well traveled.
School social worker.
Love meeting people from all over the world.

Languages spoken in the house are: English, Hebrew and Spanish.

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