Private room
2 Guests
1 Bed
Per Night
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Edgewater/Loyola/NU - Close to EL!
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The Space
Accommodates: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Bed type: Real Bed
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 PM (noon)
Pet Owner: Dog(s)
Room type: Private room


Weekly discount: 15%
Cancellation: Strict


The Space

Gay friendly sunny third floor walk up with guest room and gorgeous tree-top views, located 1 mile north of Chicago's popular Andersonville neighborhood, and is a 6 minute walk from the El, Loyola's Lakeshore campus, lakefront and the beach. 30 minutes or so from the Loop by train.

This guest room has it's own private balcony and is perfect for a couple or individual looking for a lovely, comfortable place to stay.

Guest Access

Included: WIFI, laundry, housekeeping, towels, linens, hairdryer, iron, ironing board, coffee and tea. Also included: our two adorable, well behaved host dogs, Syd and Finn. They've been vying with us for best host since we opened our home three years ago!

Room includes a work space, private balcony and closet with hangers,

Interaction with Guests

We're both a little reserved, but we love hosting. We make great recommendations and always welcome a chat.

The Neighborhood

Historic Edgewater Glen is a quiet, safe neighborhood. It has a walking score of 91 which makes it perfect for those who want to explore Chicago on foot or by train. Fantastic restaurants and other amenities (market, dry cleaner, bars, coffee shops, etc.) are all only a block or two away.

Free street parking is available for those coming by car.

Getting Around

Located 1 mile north of Chicago's popular Andersonville neighborhood, and a 6 minute walk from the El, Loyola's Lakeshore campus, lakefront and the beach.

The apartment is only a 30 minute train ride from the Loop.

Other Things to Note

We just listed some fabulous new designer digs— a private two bedroom apartment just downstairs, and it's GORGEOUS. Each of the apartments rooms can be rented individually or together to make the whole place yours. Pop in for a visit at:

Feel free to reach out if you have any questions. We are always happy to help!

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House Rules

We are both fairly laid back and only a have few ground rules.

*Check-In can be as early as 3 PM. We just ask that you reach out to us the morning of your arrival, to coordinate an arrival time.
*Check out is at noon, but we will be happy to work with you if you need a place to keep your bags for the afternoon.
*Whenever possible we do our best to be *green*. Clean towels and wash cloths are provided are provided every few days. We just ask that you reuse them.
*Our apartment is non-smoking but feel free to smoke outside on either balcony.
*Feel free to use the kitchen to prepare a snack, light meal or drink. We simply ask that guests clean up after themselves and put dishes in the dishwasher. We run the dishwasher daily.
*Please no food in the room.
*As we both work Monday through Friday, we will coordinate shower times with guests upon arrival. Its usually no big deal and we are happy to accommodate your schedule as well.
*When leaving the apartment please remember to always lock the door behind you.

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Safety Features
Smoke Detector
Carbon Monoxide Detector

1 night minimum stay
Edgewater/Loyola/NU - Close to EL!
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About the Host, Amy & Holly

Chicago, Illinois, United States
Member since May 2012


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