About this listing
We especially love hosting international students, scholars, and couples! No smokers, please.
Private second-floor bedroom in a three-bedroom house owned by your hosts. If BR2 is booked at the same time, full guest bathroom including sink with large countertop, tub/shower, and toilet, will be shared. Bedroom has a double/full size bed with boxspring, mattress, and headboard (bed size: 54x75in or 137x190cm). Cable TV indicated in amenities is free Netflix and free Hulu, no local or cable channels. Each room is equipped with a dvd player. Free wifi.
Home is clean and organized. A cat and small golden retriever live in the house, but are friendly.
Plenty of parking available. Five miles (8km) from downtown Bloomington in a typical neighborhood with the name Hoosier Aloha. The Indiana University campus is adjacent to downtown Bloomington; we often ride our bikes (20-25 minute ride).
Please contact me before booking.
Guests are welcome to share with us our living room, kitchen/dining area, and outdoor space.
Interaction with Guests
We like meeting our guests and getting to know a little about them. However, we’ll respect your privacy and certainly understand if you just need your space.
If you would like to socialize, there may be opportunities to have a casual conversation in the shared living spaces.
We are readily available if you have any questions or need anything. Just let us know.
Our neighborhood is very safe and provides a nice network of sidewalks for walking or jogging. Erin is happy to share her usual running and cycling routes with you.
Travelling from the Indianapolis airport to Bloomington? There are two companies that provide shuttle service between the Indianapolis airport and Bloomington: Go Express Travel and Star of America.
Bus service from downtown Bloomington to our home is available M-F at 6:40a, 9:10a, 12:15p, 1:10p, or 5:40p. Bus service from from our home to downtown Bloomington is available M-F at 6:15a, 7:40a, 8:30a, 10:20a, 11:40a, and 2:30p. The bus stop is a ten minute walk from our home (.75mi or 1.2km).
Alternatively, the taxi fare between downtown Bloomington and our home is $10-12 one-way.
No smoking, no drugs, no excessive use of alcohol. Approved guests only. No shoes in the house, please. Must not mind pets.
Please note that Airbnb charges guests a variable 6-12% service fee. This fee is approximately equivalent to or less than the amount charged by local hotels (5% hotel tax and 6% state sales tax). Hosts pay an additional fee to Airbnb, which is not billed to guests.
From Dec 21, 2015 - Jan 06, 2016 the minimum stay is 3 nights.