About This Listing
This loft is my baby. I painstakenly have rehabbed this baby over the last three years.
The unit is:
-3,000 square ft!
-2 Bedroom (use 1 as a office)
-Ping Pong Table
-Baby Grand Piano
-2 Full baths
-Radiant Floor Heating
-Treadmill (if so inclined) ;0
- HUGE walkin closet!
-Projector & Surround Sound
-1 Deeded Gated Parking Spot
*Unit can be rented out for events but there is an additional fee
*25$ pet deposit
Please contact me for additional list of guidelines when staying in the unit.
Apartment exactly as it appears in pictures. Light-filled space decked out in urban chic. Jennifer was efficient in handling relevant logistics through text and e-mail. Don't expect to walk to a breakfast place or cafe in the morning, however. You will need a car or heft uber budget to stay here.
I set this booking up for my colleagues. After talking with them, they thought that Jennifer's rehabbed loft was beautiful and very clean. They did complain about how close the loft was to a rail yard and were awoken numerous times throughout the night because of the trains. Besides that, my only other complaint was that I had to contact Jennifer twice before she responded to my inquiry about checkin instructions.
We originally had booked another one of Jennifer's rentals, but it was cancelled 2 days before our trip. We had booked the trip in January, about 3 months before our trip. With little other options, we ended up staying in this listing at a discounted price. Jennifer was nice enough to work with, but overall we were really inconvenienced by the experience. I felt like I was putting her out by having to move houses, even though we were the ones who had to stay 8 miles away from our original location.
Please make sure you know that this loft is located in an industrial zone, it's surrounded by the train yard and a truck yard. The trains were not loud, but the truck yard was and we were woken up very early on Saturday by them. The oven also did not work, which was a problem because we'd planned to do dinner in the one night, since this location is so far from restaurants. There was a toaster oven placed on the floor that we used, but it seemed off putting to put our food in an oven on the floor. Jennifer did apologize for this and set it up so we could use a neighbor's oven.
There was also no soap in either of the two bathrooms (gross), and the one shower only got luke-warm in terms of heat. The other shower had a glass door with no door to the bathroom, so only one person could use that space at once (a problem if you have 5 different people like we did). Also, the window coverings, which were just large pieces of paper taped to the top of the window, kept falling down so the light was shining on my face very early in the morning.
Overall, I was grateful that Jennifer had this as an option for us...but it only ended up making our weekend more inconvenient. The space itself is cool, but it's too far if you have plans in the city and it didn't feel as homey as I would have hoped. Even with the discount this wasn't worth the price.
The reservation was canceled the day before arrival. This is an automated posting.
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