NEW 90 YEAR OLD HOUSE NEAR UNIV. OF NEBR-LINCOLN'S EAST CAMPUS

Sherri & Paul Johnson

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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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NEW 90 YEAR OLD HOUSE NEAR UNIV. OF NEBR-LINCOLN'S EAST CAMPUS

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House, 3 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

Welcome to the Johnson Guest House! This beautiful house was built in 1918 in Lincoln's historic East Campus Neighborhood, adjacent to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s East Campus. A total renovation of the home was completed in 2011, restoring the home’s charm and adding modern amenities & conveniences. Honored recipient of the 2013 Residential Rehabilitation Award from the Preservation of Lincoln Association. Neighborhood attractions such as the original Valentino’s Restaurant, International Quilt Study Center & Museum, UNL Dairy Store (hand-made ice cream & treats), Larsen Tractor Museum, and Maxwell Arboretum are within easy walking distance. Local restaurants, shopping, the Nebraska State Capital, Lincoln’s downtown and Haymarket District, city sports venues, and UNL’s City Campus are only a short drive away.

When you walk in the front door, the cozy Living room with its Fireplace and Hardwood Floors will greet you. The fully-furnished modern kitchen, dining room, full bath and the laundry area are all located on the First Floor. Wireless high-speed internet and HD satellite television are included in your stay.

The Second Floor will sleep 6 to 8 guests and features 3 Bedrooms, a full bath and the Study/Office. Two bedrooms have queen-size beds; one being an adjustable Sleep-Number bed. The third bedroom has two twin-sized beds. A queen sleeper-sofa is located in the Study/Office. Securely plug into the wired internet ports located in each room.

Move outside. Lounge on the front porch patio. Relax and entertain in the back yard. The back patio deck with its natural gas grill, ready for your cookout, is easily reached from the kitchen. Your guests have easy access to the first floor bath.

Need more activity? Catch the paved MoPac hiking/biking trail a few blocks away. Take the trail west for a short trip to the Skateboard Park in Peter Pan Park, connect to Lincoln’s extensive trail network or travel on to UNL’s City Campus. Take it east and you can follow it out of the city and for 26 miles into the countryside. Visit one of Lincoln’s many parks. In the summer swim at the nearby University Place Aquatics Center public pool. Madsen’s Bowling & Billiards provides year-round family fun and some of the best bar food in town.

Keywords: executive housing, guest house, fully furnished, internet, East Campus, wedding, temporary, lincoln, family

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only

Sherri & Paul Johnson

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We enjoy meeting visitors to Lincoln. Since we live nearby, we are glad to welcome visitors to our guest house. We can answer questions & provide suggestions to our guests. All you need to do is ask!!

Sherri & Paul Johnson purchased this house in 2009

We have enjoyed living in the East Campus Neighborhood for over 19 years. We are proud of the neighborhood and actively work to preserve the area’s quiet, friendly & quality environment.

Over the years we watched the house that would eventually become the Johnson Guest House deteriorate. When it became available, we saw the hidden possibilities and took the initiative to restore the house from an eyesore to a neighborhood treasure.

Lincoln is known as a city with a friendly small-town feel. Home to Nebraska’s State government, internationally recognized universities, top-ranked college sports teams and a vibrant business community, Lincoln is clean, safe & welcoming to visitors.

We hope that you will find our Guest House, neighborhood and city welcoming to you.

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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New 90 Year Old House Near Univ. of Nebr-Lincoln's East Campus
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
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New 90 Year Old House Near Univ. of Nebr-Lincoln's East Campus
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p402564vb
402 464-4456
Lincoln Nebraska
Salem, Oregon
5

BEST HOSTS EVER

  • 5 of 5
The friendly, accommodating hosts will do everything to make your stay exceed your expectations. One example, we stay in Lincoln to watch our granddaughter play softball they saved all the newspaper articles for us. Then even took the time to mail to us the ones published after we returned home.
The house is convenient to all University facilities and for quilters out there it is walking to the quilt museum. Two restaurants with in walking distance are Valentino's (pizza/Italian) and the Dairy Store (deli/ice cream).
The house is well furnished, the kitchen is fully furnished with everything you could possibly need (even Tupperware!). It was a home-away-from-home for me. I loved having so many charming bedrooms to choose from! This would be a nice house for both smaller and larger groups because there are multiple places for people to mingle or to sneak away for a little time alone.
We are looking forward to staying again and again and again.
  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Families with Young Children
business
New 90 Year Old House Near Univ. of Nebr-Lincoln's East Campus
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p402564vb
402 464-4456
Lincoln Nebraska
Cololrado
5

LOVELY SPOT

  • 5 of 5
My husband, son and I stayed at this charming house in Lincoln for a college graduation and it was perfect. The hosts were very helpful and the house was restored with love. Well stocked and very comfortable.
  • Submitted: May 28, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
business
New 90 Year Old House Near Univ. of Nebr-Lincoln's East Campus
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p402564vb
402 464-4456
Lincoln Nebraska
Lancashire, UK
5

LOVELY HOUSE

  • 5 of 5
We had a wonderful stay in this house. The property is beautifully maintained and well-equipped. Photos and description are accurate. The owners are gracious and helpful.
  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
New 90 Year Old House Near Univ. of Nebr-Lincoln's East Campus
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p402564vb
402 464-4456
Lincoln Nebraska
Tallahassee, FL
5

HOME SWEET HOME

  • 5 of 5
The home is comfortable and inviting. Close to downtown and shopping. The owners thought of everything we could possibly need with staying in their guest house. The kitchen was as complete as my own at home. The beds are comfortable and the entire house is clean. Will certainly stay again next time I am in Lincoln.
  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
New 90 Year Old House Near Univ. of Nebr-Lincoln's East Campus
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p402564vb
402 464-4456
Lincoln Nebraska
Lincoln, Nebraska, USA
5

VERY COMFORTABLE HOUSE

  • 5 of 5
We were between residences and this was the perfect place to use as our home base. All the amenities of home were provided and Sherri was just steps away if we needed anything. We loved being part of the East Campus neighborhood- especially the Dairy Store. This is a great house for a short or long stay.
  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2012
  • Stayed: May 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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State Capitol
"Nebraska State Capitol"
Memorial Stadium
"University of Nebraska Memorial Stadium"
International Quilt Study Center & Museum
University of Nebraska
Nebraska Wesleyan University
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Availability & Rates

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Lincoln House Rental Rates

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3 night minimum stay
$400
$2,400
$6,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $100 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $1,000.00
Cleaning Fee $90.00
Notes VRBO quotable pricing is not accurate. Please contact owner about pricing. Prices subject to change until reservation contract is finalized.
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Amenities

Lincoln House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
General:
  • Internet
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Parking Off Street
  • Garage ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Long Distance
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Broadband Access
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Dishwasher
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Pantry Items
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Upstairs
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Main floor
  • 2 full bathrooms. First floor bath has a walk in shower. Second floor bath has a combination tub & shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • Queen size Beds 2 - (1) Standard mattress, (1) Sleep Number mattress, 2 Twin beds, (1) Queen-size sofa sleeper
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • CD Player
  • Television
  • Games
  • Books
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Attractions:
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • playground
  • zoo
  • cinemas
  • live theater
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • sight seeing
  • shopping
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • swimming
  • cycling
  • tennis
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