About This Listing
Welcome home! This condo is spacious, modern, clean, and has a killer view.
(Due to numerous inquiries, we wanted to share and confirm that: **we are already booked for Labor Day weekend 2015!**)
Very large master suite with a king sized pillow top mattress. Great view from this room as well!
BEFORE YOU BOOK/INQUIRE:
-- If you're new to the site, please make sure you have verified your phone number, added a profile picture, and completed your profile with a few sentences about yourself. If you don't have the above, we'll ask you to complete these items before accepting your request.
-- Minimum stay is 3 nights.
-- Our pricing is updated as is our calendar. Note that in some cases, holiday and special event pricing applies; the default price Airbnb shows is the lowest nightly rate. Some of our rates are higher for big events (because we are *so* close to the action!) =)
-- Please send an inquiry if you are local before booking.
-- No smoking and no pets allowed.
-- 1025 square feet of quiet living space
-- Spectacular views of Downtown and Midtown! (18th floor) from the dining room, living room and bedroom
-- Master bedroom with king size pillow top bed
-- Day bed (twin or folds out to a king) in the living room.
-- Queen high quality air mattress provided upon request
-- Living room with seating for 8, including the day bed
-- 50" Plasma HDTV, Bluray, and a desk overlooking the view
-- New bathroom and kitchen
-- Dining room with seating for 4
-- Hardwood floors throughout, tile in bathroom
-- Parking, wifi & cable included
-- Cleaning fees included
-- Dishwasher, gas stove, full size refrigerator
-- 24-hour secured building has small gym, deck, and large pool
-- Laundry: There is a laundry room in the basement of the building. You have access to this as well, and washing is $1.25 per load and drying is between $.75 and $1.25 per load, depending on which machine you use.
-- Sheets, towels and washcloths provided
-- Toilet paper and paper towels provided
-- Shampoo, Conditioner and Soap provided
-- Hairdryer, Iron and ironing board provided
-- Kitchen includes toaster oven, pots/pans, glasses, dishes, utensils, a knife set, a coffee maker, a blender, and basic cooking supplies
-- Basic cleaning supplies (dish soap, all-purpose cleaner, etc.)
Interaction with Guests
Ben typically checks in after you arrive to show you around and answer any questions about the condo. We are very responsive to messages and will do our very best to make sure you have a great stay!
Across the street from Georgia State. Walk EVERYWHERE:
-- to Peachtree Center MARTA station (3 blocks)
-- Sheraton, Hyatt, Hilton and Marriott Marquis (2 blocks)
-- AmericasMart (3 blocks)
-- Centennial Olympic Park/Georgia Aquarium/Phillips Arena/Georgia Dome/World of Coke (6 blocks)
-- Georgia Tech (about 25 minutes)
-- grocery (about 15 minutes)
-- MLK Historic Site (about 20 minutes)
-- See the map tab for some of our favorite spots!
Great spot to be for travelers to games (Falcons, Hawks, Braves, Tech, GSU, Final Four, etc.), business (hotel and conference centers are within a few blocks), or fun (accessible to all downtown and midtown have to offer!).
We are 3 blocks from MARTA, Atlanta's light rail/metro system. It's a 25 minute ride to the airport ($2.25), a 5 minute ride to Midtown, and a 10 minute ride to Buckhead.
The condo is also right next to the on-ramp for I-75/85 and I-20, so getting around by car is also very convenient. See the last picture for a map with walking times from the condo to places of interest.
Other Things to Note
-- 3 Night Minimum; however, we may be able to rent nightly for $175 Mon-Wed, $200 Thu-Sun. Please send us a message if you need accommodations for just one-two nights.
-- All utilities included: gas, water, trash, electricity
-- Note: Patio is open year round - pool is seasonal and is usually open from Memorial Day to September, but depends on the weather.
- No smoking anywhere inside the building.
- Our space is for residential use only. It is not for social gatherings or parties. Only registered guests allowed in the unit.
Please leave the condo clean and tidy. What does this mean to us?
- Taking out the trash.
- Loading/starting the dishwasher before you leave.
- Stripping the bed and piling the linens – we will take care of these for the next tenant.
- Leaving the place generally as you found it.
For every tenant, we provide fresh linens and a thoroughly cleaned space. We thank you in advance for helping us out with this! If you would like a full service cleaning upon check out, it can be made available for an extra $50.
Condo building rules:
- No pets.
- Condo quiet hours are 10 pm to 8 am (although with cement walls, it is very hard to disturb the neighbors or be disturbed yourself).
The great view from the living room! Now even better with desk to work at in place of bookshelf ;)
Thanks so much for everything. The place was fantastic and perfect location in downtown.
Erin and Ben's condo was awesome -- it was the perfect location (right in downtown, only a few minutes walk from the hotel where our conference was being held) and walking distance to restaurants and a grocery store! It's spacious and so clean, and it was wonderful having access to a kitchen during our stay. Erin (who we were in communication with) was so organized and welcoming! She helped me and my roommate here figure out a way to get each of us a separate receipt for reimbursement from our school, and was incredibly on top of things. We were welcomed to the condo with a bottle of wine (so nice after a long day of traveling!) and a binder of information about the house and the area. The kitchen was stocked and the bathroom was full of clean towels, extra pillows, and any essentials you may have left (including contact solution, which was a lifesaver since I couldn't bring mine through TSA). I would happily stay here again if I'm Atlanta, and would encourage anyone to do the same.
Ben and Erin were out of town while I was in their condo, but they were very quick to return my emails. The place was clean as a whistle, and exactly as described. I loved that you could open the windows!
I was in town for a conference at the Sheraton, which is literally right around the corner. Ben let me know about the MARTA train from the airport; from the station at Peachtree Center it was an easy walk to the condo.
Ben and Erin were extremely proactive in ensuring that my check-in was smooth and easy! Their place was also very clean and big and the overall stay was really pleasant! Would definitely go back again if I was in the area.
I had a great experience staying at Erin and Ben's place. Not only was the location perfect for my conference at the Sheraton, but they thought of all the details to make the apartment comfortable and convenient. From the big stuff (comfy bed, nice kitchen plenty of towels, giant TV) to the small stuff (iron & board, hair dryer, bottle of wine) I really felt all my needs were met and I could relax each evening. In addition, communication before, during and after my stay was excellent. Ben and Erin know how to be superb hosts. I would definitely return next time I travel to Atlanta.
Ben and Erin were great hosts - attentive but not at all intrusive. The flat is very well equipped and very central - and clean and comfortable. It's a shame the pool was being repainted while I was there - it would have been nice to have a swim!
Overall it was a really good airbnb experience. Check in and check out were both easy. Ben and Erin worked around my flight times and even held onto my bags or a few hours after check-out, which was great.
I'd definitely stay there again!
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About the Host, Ben And Erin
Erin got a job at Airbnb (!) and moved to San Francisco! She completed a PhD in economics in 2012. Ben earned an MA in applied linguistics in 2013 and teaches English to non-native speakers.
We are friends who have worked, traveled and lived together. In 2010, we bought an abandoned condo in Erin's building and fixed it up. It has amazing views of Atlanta and is a perfect home base for business or pleasure travel. After Erin moved out to California, she was able to put her Atlanta home on Airbnb as well.
About Erin: She's lived in Indiana, Australia, DC, Atlanta and now San Francisco, and has traveled to 5 continents, 31 countries and 46 states. She likes traveling, geography/maps, math, yoga, trivia, spreadsheets, golfing, football (Go Colts!), and animals (dogs especially). =)
About Ben: He's lived in DC, Northern Virginia, Massachusetts, Southern California, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, and Atlanta. He likes people, travel, running (head over to the Beltline while you're here!), biking, and spending time at the Chesapeake Bay.
We look forward to sharing our knowledge of Atlanta as well as our condo with you! We hope to see you soon!
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