About this listing
This is a beautiful 2500 sq. ft penthouse in the heart of downtown Chicago.
The unit is next to "Magnificent Mile" and steps away from amazing restaurants, comedy club (Zannies, Second City), theaters, boutique shopping, public transportation (red line, and 156 bus line), bars and just four blocks from the beach.
This Penthouse is truly one of a kind. Built in 1897 and completely renovated in 2012 this unit has exposed brick, 20 foot ceilings and 120 year old barn wood floors capped off with a roof top deck overlooking Willis (Sears) Tower.
Master bedroom- Fit for a king. Located on balcony level overlooking living room. Vintage french doors open to balcony. Furnished with a tempurpedic king sized bed and 50 inch plasma TV. Attached to marble bathroom with jacuzzi and all-marble rain forest dual shower head steam shower. Enjoy Kohler faucets and heated floors. (All assortments of toiletries, blow dryer, extra towels, linens, and extra pillows and blankets included)
First and Second Bedrooms - Spacious and comfortable, both with king beds. Crown molding, large closets and spectacular views of Sears tower.
2nd Bathroom- Marble floors, classics European style and granite counter tops. (All assortments of toiletries, blow dryer, extra towels and linens included)
Extra amenities include a push button fireplace, vintage 1950 first coin operated Valley pool table, dartboard, surround sound stereo system, PS3 (with movies and games), blu ray, board games and a 60-inch hanging plasma Samsung TV equipped with HBO, Netflix, Showtime, TiVo, and Amazon. There is no longer a ping pong table.
Last but not least is the rooftop deck. This view is absolutely magnificent. Your first walk out onto this large spacious rooftop deck will leave you speechless. With a hanging hammock to round bulb draping lights going from corner to corner of the deck, and full view of the Chicago skyline. You will never forget your Chicago visit when you are on the roof deck after the sunsets and the city lights fill up the sky. (This is a shared rooftop with one other unit and a beautiful very friendly bull mastiff dog)
Spoil yourself in the Windy City. There is nothing like this gorgeous Chicago Penthouse!
Upon arrive, a welcome packet that will explain to you all about the features of the penthouse and how to maximize your time while staying here. Anything from how to work the jazcuzzi to how to operate the electronics is outlined and at your disposal when you walk in the door.
Full laundry room in unit with ironing board.
This has been the preferred property of choice of Airbnb founder and CEO, Brian Chesky.
Interaction with Guests
We have keyless entry for very convenient check-in and out.
No smoking in the unit. No extra guest unless approved.
**NO EXCESSIVE LOUD PARTIES. Quiet hours are 9:00pm-7:00am on weeknights and 11:00pm-7:00am on weekends (the building will fine, noise ordinance fines are $250 for the first occurrence and charges will be passed on to the guest) **
No more than 15 people in the unit at one time. No parties. Fine: $250 plus additional guest fee of $55/per person per occurrence.
$150 lost key fee
Missing, destroyed or stained towel: $18 per item.
Missing, destroyed or stained linens: $50 per item.
Missing, destroyed or stained comforter: $150 per item.
Stained couch: Subject to estimate + 20% inconvenience charge.
No smoking inside. Fee for smoking: $500
Late check out fee of $25 for every half hour.
Be respectful and courteous to neighbors. Other than that, please enjoy your time in Chicago.