Entire home/apt
5 Guests
2 Bedrooms
3 Beds
Per Night
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HUGE apt to rent as a 1 or 2 bedroom. Upstairs apartment (2nd and 3rd floors). On a quiet street, less than 2 blocks to a bustling main street. One mile to 31st Studios. Walk to West Penn Hosp, Children's Hosp. 3 miles to Oakland hospitals.

View of Oakland and Bloomfield neighborhoods

View of Oakland and Bloomfield neighborhoods

The Space
Accommodates: 5
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: 2
Beds: 3
Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Room type: Entire home/apt


Extra people: $10 / night after the first guest
Security Deposit: $250
Weekly discount: 0%
Cancellation: Strict


The Space

*Please send me a message to get a quote. Include your check-in/check-out dates, occupancy and whether you want to rent as a 1 BR or 2 BR. Rates depend on length of stay, occupancy, and time of year.*

Dwelling is a dedicated rental property, so you can settle in, relax, and enjoy your visit.

Apartment has its own private entrance with keyless entry code for additional security. The fully equipped eat-in kitchen has everything you need to prepare, cook, and serve a simple meal or snack.

The huge living room has a separate library area and seating for ten with a flat screen TV w/ DVD player and local channels.

Bedrooms have window a/c units (June-Labor Day). Kitchen has a ceiling fan. Box fans for other areas of the apartment.

Each of the two bedrooms feature a queen sized bed and lots of storage.

Free, full laundry facilities in basement, shared with the other apartment in building.

This property is not a fit for those who:
- usually stay in a hotel
- dislike being on their own (including checking yourself in and out of the property)
- feel uncomfortable in a working class, city neighborhood
- find technology (logging onto WiFi, using TV remotes, keyless entry systems) to be a challenge
- require central air conditioning

Guest Access

Guests get an entry code for the exterior door, so multiple arrival times are not a problem. You have a private, secure entrance. Full use of the apartment and a large outdoor deck, accessible via a walk out from the living room.

Interaction with Guests

Guests receive an email with information about parking, directions that can easily shave up to an hour from your trip, and lots of additional info about the property and neighborhood.

I am available by email or phone to answer any questions or help in any way.

The Neighborhood

Please look at my guidebook for just a sampling of all the shops and restaurants just a few blocks from the property. The shops sell handmade ravioli and cannoli and customers chatter in Italian. It is, after all, our "Little Italy": a friendly, family-oriented neighborhood.

The property is at the end of a quiet, safe residential street, yet less than two blocks to a bustling street featuring with shops, restaurants, and bars. In a working class, urban neighborhood.

Getting Around

If you drive, you have access to one off-street parking spot.

Property is less than 2 blocks from a main bus line to get you to downtown, the strip district, shadyside, oakland, and squirrel hill in minutes.

You can use public transit to get from the bus station/Megabus stop/AMTRAK to property in 15 minutes. You can use public transit from the airport to the property--for less than $5.

Other Things to Note

I would be happy to help with restaurant recommendations, steer you to local attractions I think you'll like, places often overlooked by native Pittsburghers and tourists alike.

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House Rules

Please treat this property with respect. By booking this space, you are responsible for all damage and loss to the property and its contents during your stay, which may exceed the security deposit.

No large gatherings on deck, quiet hours from 10:00 p.m. to 9:00 a.m. Please be respectful of neighbors and refrain from loud noise outside.

Check in is any time after 3:00 p.m. check out by 11:00 a.m. using a keyless entry system. Because of housekeeping and reservation schedules, earlier check in times and later check out times must be arranged in advance and are subject to availability.

Before you book, please make sure your check in and check out dates are firm, fixed, and not subject to change. No refunds given for early departures.

Sorry, furry friends have to stay home. This is a no-smoking, drug free facility. Guests making the reservation must be 21 years of age or older. Anyone under the age of 21 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

If any house rule is broken, your stay will be terminated, no refund provided and your security deposit will be held.

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Safety Features
Smoke Detector
Carbon Monoxide Detector
First Aid Kit
Fire Extinguisher

30 nights minimum stay
Outdoor Deck

Outdoor Deck

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Member since January 2009


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