About This Listing
This is the smaller of 2 guest rooms in a great 3-bedroom house with a comfortable full-sized bed and writing desk you are sure to enjoy! The room also features a small closet and nightstand.
Your reservation includes:
-Breakfast each morning
-Free laundry on site
-Coffee, espresso, and a wide variety of loose-leaf teas
-Wireless internet access
LOCATION! LOCATION! LOCATION!
6-minute drive from downtown Minneapolis!
15 minutes to downtown St. Paul, Mall of America, or MSP International Airport!
We are also near major bike paths and bus routes. Check out our Guidebook for details!
Please let us know in advance what time you'd like to have breakfast the next morning, and whether you prefer to eat in your room or in the dining room with us when we are available. We love learning about people, but certainly understand if you are looking for more of a quiet reprieve in your room before you have to go back to the hustle and bustle of downtown; we are flexible and fully understanding – just let us know!
We know all the neighbors on our block and trust them fully. We watch out for each other and take the time to really get to know one another. You are coming to a community that you might choose to enjoy while you are here! There are also some fun locations to walk to while you are here, if you like. We'll continue to update our Guidebook to let you know the best places within a short walk/drive away! There are antique shops, coffee shops, and a couple of art studios just 2 blocks away, and that's just the beginning!
-No smoking or drug use.
-Please let us know if you'll have additional guests (there is an additional $20/night charge for the second person).
-You must return key on last morning of stay.
-We require you have a great experience, so feel free to be open and honest with us about any questions or concerns that may come up for you!
-We ask that the house not be used to entertain friends you meet up with in the city, unless you have our prior consent.
-Flexible Quiet time - let us know when you need to have it quiet and we'll provide the right atmosphere to accommodate.
Dan was an amazing host, definitely went above and beyond for during my stay - fresh vegetable scramble and fresh house-made sourdough for breakfast was true hospitality. Powerhorn was a great neighborhood, the house was located just a few blocks away from great coffee, restaurants, parks, etc. Parking in this neighborhood was ample and a few bus routes were located in the area.
The house itself was a little more worn than I was expecting and there were a few ants walking about, the bathroom was not in the greatest shape but nothing too far from what I was expecting (room layout changes slightly, just a desk and no book shelf on the side).
This was my first time using Airbnb, and it was a great experience. Dan is a lovely person. He is kind and generous, and I think he went far beyond what most hosts would do to make someone feel welcome and help orient them to the city. The room was comfortable, the house was quiet, and the neighbourhood had a nice feel to it.
We loved Minneapolis. Staying at Dan's made our experience of the city even nicer. He was a welcoming host and a helpful guide. We made use of his well stocked kitchen for preparing dinner and enjoyed his fantastic sour dough pancakes for breakfast. The room was perfectly prepared and clean. We found the neighborhood to be conveniently located for a drink on the evening and a short bike ride to the Walker Art center.
Dan was a perfect host in his cozy getaway. Fresh towels and personal bathroom items were waiting for me on my newly made bed. Dan even made me breakfast. With cafes and a few restaurants within walking distance (you have to try Tiny Diner and Matt’s Bar), this is a pretty good neighborhood that’s outside of the hustle of the city. I’d recommend having a car or bike to get around, but did find the public transportation easy to navigate. Thank you, Dan! You’re a great AirB&B host.
My stay at Dan´s home was great. The house was really pleasant and Dan was friendly, welcoming and definitely creative -each morning we would try something different for breakfast!
The room was very comfortable and warm.
I would stay again at Dan´s home if i am back in Minneapolis :)
This was by far my worst airbnb experience. I woke up at 2am to some strange noise. Something was going through the trash. I kept hearing noises off and on. Eventually I turned my light on to investigate and I saw a mouse run under my bed. The mouse must have been collecting stuff for its nest. At that point I packed up my stuff and went to sleep downstairs on the couch. In the morning I noticed that there were mice traps all over the kitchen. I was scheduled to stay for 7 days but I checked out after the first night. If you are going to host an airbnb and have mouse problems you better call an exterminator before you have guests stay. This was totally unacceptable.
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About the Host, Dan
I'm a professional Spanish to English translator from Milwaukee, WI with interests in music, tea, travel, sourdough bread baking, Persian and Arabic calligraphy, youth mentoring, and community building.
I started out as a traveler on Airbnb and later became a co-host with my roommate at the time. It has been great! I love meeting new people, learning new things, and developing my capacity for hospitality.
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