HISTORICAL HOME MINUTES FROM DOWNTOWN

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Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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HISTORICAL HOME MINUTES FROM DOWNTOWN

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House, 5/6 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3 Baths (Sleeps 12)

Our Historical home is set on a huge landscaped lot, perfect for entertaining or relaxing on one of the decks. Built is 1958, this home retains a lot of its old fashion charm with the right mix of modern conveniences. We are located in between O’Hare Airport and Downtown. The Harlem “EL” station and the Norwood Park Metra stop are a short walk away and both will take you downtown in about 20 minutes. You will be close enough to downtown to enjoy it but leave the hustle and bustle to retire in this quiet oasis. We have plenty of great restaurants and shops are within walking or a short drive away. Woodfield and Old Orchard Malls are close, as well as Muvico Premier Movie Theater. In addition to the great location, our neighborhood is filled with character. The houses have retained the detail and charm of from their historical beginnings. We are surrounded by parks and playgrounds, providing loads of entertainment for children. And feel free to walk around the neighborhood without a care; it’s the safest part of Chicago.

Five bedrooms will comfortably sleep 10; a pull out sofa bed will sleep an additional 2 people. All three of the bathrooms are large and include showers. In addition, the master bath has a 2 person Jacuzzi tub. We provide a fully equipped kitchen and stocked with food or catered meals upon request and extra fee. The formal dining area is perfect for an elegant family dinner. Lush couches in the entrance way and living room are perfect for lounging to read a book or watch a movie.

I will assure you that this home will exceed all of your expectations without the price of a hotel.

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This has been our Family house since 1978. It started as a typical brick bungalow with just two bedrooms and one bathroom. In 2000, our home underwent a major reconstruction which completely rearranged the layout, giving it an open floor plan. The 'Circle' is a close knit neighborhood and just about all of the neighbors have been there as long as we have.

We have been renting the house on a vacation rental basis since 2010 and its been a great experience. We have met many nice and interesting people.

The Owner purchased this house in 1977
Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Property Reviews

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Historical Home Minutes from Downtown
average rating of 4.851852 based on 28 reviews
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Historical Home Minutes from Downtown
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p327039vb
(773) 851-5542 (Illinois, USA)
Chicago Illinois
5

Our Family Holiday

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Dec 31, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
We had an absolutely fabulous holiday gathering! Everything was wonderful and the owner was gracious, helpful, and over the top on kindness. We all enjoyed the home and the location and the access to sightseeing.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
business
Historical Home Minutes from Downtown
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p327039vb
(773) 851-5542 (Illinois, USA)
Chicago Illinois
Oceanside, CA
5

Beautiful house in beautiful neighborhood

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Nov 21, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
We came to Chicago with many family members for our daughter's wedding. This home was in a nice location and close enough to Logan Square where our daughter lives. The house is well appointed with all the amenities of a family home. A couple of the mattresses were a little worn but all in all it was an unbeatable house at a very reasonable price.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
business
Historical Home Minutes from Downtown
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p327039vb
(773) 851-5542 (Illinois, USA)
Chicago Illinois
aurora, ontario, Canada
4

HIstorical home

  • 4 of 5
  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
We found the house to be as exactly as described. It was located in a very lovely suburb,minutes from the major highways. It was clean and very well furnished. the large backyard and decks added to the ambiance. Rooms were a good size with comfortable beds. Kitchen was large and provided ample sitting area.
Only slight negative was the noise from the overhead planes (which after awhile you got used to it) and the traffic on I-90 if you are driving.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
business
Historical Home Minutes from Downtown
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p327039vb
(773) 851-5542 (Illinois, USA)
Chicago Illinois
Edmonton Alberta Canada
4

Marathon Review

  • 4 of 5
  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
Very happy with this rental. Three families rented the house for the Chicago Marathon. We used the L Train as our mode of transportation and it worked great for us. The house was clean and comfortable. Nice amenity was the washer and dryer. Would be happy to rent this property again.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
business
Historical Home Minutes from Downtown
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p327039vb
(773) 851-5542 (Illinois, USA)
Chicago Illinois
CT
4

Great place for a crowd

  • 4 of 5
  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
This was a perfect place for a crowd. Much roomier than expected - the pics do not convey how large the house is. Easy access to transport - takes about 40 minutes to get downtown. House very clean on arrival. Owner of the house was not the easiest to get hold of via email, but did return all my phone calls. Neighborhood very nice and I would recommend this house to friends and family.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Nearest Airport
5 Miles
O'Hare
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Norwood Metra Station, CTA Blue Line Harlem Stop
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
90 Expressway Harlem Sayre Exit
Nearest Beach
12 Miles
North Ave
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Several Bars in Edison Park
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Tam O'Shanter
Nearest Point of Interest
zia's restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Morretti's Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Don Juan's Mexican Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Norwood Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Noble Seymoure Crippen House
Nearest Point of Interest
Harlem Train Station

Other Activities: Shopping, Health/Beauty Spa, Miniature golf

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Availability & Rates

Chicago House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Minimum Stay
 
Non Peak
Oct 1 2013 - Apr 30 2014
$300
$1,800
$6,000
2 nights
 
 
Peak
May 1 2014 - Sep 30 2014
$400
$2,400
$9,000
2 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $1,000.00
Cleaning Fee $100.00
Notes Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Cancellation Policy

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
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Amenities

Chicago House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
Kitchen:
  • Refrigerator
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Catering Available
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Queen size Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Video Library
  • Television
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
Outside:
  • Wood Deck
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • live theater
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • miniature golf
  • antiquing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • mountain biking
  • cycling
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