BELLANINA GUEST HOUSE HISTORIC KERRYTOWN - COMFORT AND PRIVACY

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Nina Howard

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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BELLANINA GUEST HOUSE HISTORIC KERRYTOWN - COMFORT AND PRIVACY

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1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, sleeps 4

Bellanina Guest House is located in the heart of Ann Arbor's historic Kerrytown District and one block from Bellanina Day Spa. This exclusive residence is on the second floor of a 160 year old home surrounded by antique perrenials and across from Kerrytown Shops and Market and the famed Kerrytown Farmer's Market (open Wednesdays & Saturdays in season). The area is vibrant with life and activity. With the Kerrytown Concert House next door, classical and jazz music often escapes their confines and fills the Guest House! Our floors are creaky but are covered in Natural Seagrass flooring and antique oriental rugs. The charm of this house keeps regulars, such as parents of kids at U of M or those coming for football weekends coming back. It becomes their home away from home. We have housed many professors for short and extended stays or couples come to escape their work-a-day world in search of a little peace and quiet from the kids and a night on the town.

Bellanina Day Spa & Spa Amenities: Bellanina Day Spa & Gift Boutique is a sister company, located one block South on Fourth Avenue. Bellanina Day Spa is an award winning Spa with the finest services in skin care, massage and nail services, steam rooms, whirlpool hydrotherapy and a gift boutique. Just mention you are a Guest at the Guest House when booking your appointment and receive a free Steam shower when you purchase a massage or skin care service, Tuesday - Thursday. www.bellaninadayspa.com 734 327 1000

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm

Nina Howard

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My life is ruled by my dog, Ling-Ling. I never thought a 4 1/4 pound dog could have such power over me! When I am not playing with her, I am busy running 3 Guest Houses in Ann Arbor, and being Co-Owner of Bellanina Day Spa (one block south of this location) or Bellanina Instiute (located on the first floor of this Kerrytown location). I travel a lot teaching a wonderful anti-aging technique called Bellanina Facelift Massage, to massage therapists, estheticians at spas and resorts around the country. My dog, Ling-Ling and I call North Carolina mountains my home but travel back and forth to Ann Arbor, enjoying my time in one of my three Bellanina Guest Houses. What a life!

Nina Howard purchased this house in 2003

I rented this property in 1994 on the first floor and began working out of my home offering massage and facelift massage. I also painted abstract art in the front room of the first floor. As time went on, this building turned into a Spa and I took over the second floor. Now, a couple of decades later, this building has re-invented itself and houses an apartment upstairs and the offices to the Institute and Spa downstairs. This property has been a gift to me and allowed me to re-invent my businesses over and over again!

Unique benefits in Kerrytown - the list is long:

Kerrytown Concert House next door (I've listened to Wynton Marsalis LIVE while lounging in bed sipping champagne); The Farmer's Market across the street; Kerrytown Shops and great food, shopping and cappucinos; Zingerman's a block away; Bellanina Day Spa down the street - A MUST FOR R & R!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Bellanina Guest House Historic Kerrytown - Comfort and Privacy
average rating of 4.5454545 based on 33 reviews
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"Feel like home"

"Feel like home"
  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
From the Netherlands to visit our son who is working at Cardiovascular Center in Ann Arbor. Great stay in a wonderful city and a 'feel like home' apartment!
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Bellanina Guest House Historic Kerrytown - Comfort and Privacy
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p903105
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Ann Arbor Southeast Michigan
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Kerrytown Nest

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
We so enjoyed our stay in this Kerrytown nest. The location is great and met our very specific goals for this return visit to our 'hearts home' - Ann Arbor. Thank you Nina & Diane for all of your kindness.
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Bellanina Guest House Historic Kerrytown - Comfort and Privacy
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p903105
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Ann Arbor Southeast Michigan
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Comfortable and Peaceful!

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
Thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Bellanina in Kerrytown. Comfortable and peaceful! Such a great location! Hope to return in the future. Best wishes,
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Bellanina Guest House Historic Kerrytown - Comfort and Privacy
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p903105
+1 734 476 0101
Ann Arbor Southeast Michigan
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Excellent location

  • 4 of 5
  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
Very nice location opposite the old farmers market (worth visiting on Saturday) on walking distance to the centre, restaurants and bars. All the way from the Netherlands visiting our son it feels like your own cosy apartment, well equiped, very good kingsize bed!
Owner's Response: Janneke, Thank you for your review. Your son was so happy to have found our little cozy Guesthouse in his neighborhood for your stay. I am so glad you enjoyed it and hope your trip back to the Netherlands was made with ease!
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Bellanina Guest House Historic Kerrytown - Comfort and Privacy
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p903105
+1 734 476 0101
Ann Arbor Southeast Michigan
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we like the art....and sun setting in kitchen

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
Hi Nina we enjoyed our stay . We liked the art and media and the sun sets very nicely in the kitchen. Will be back !
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Zingerman's Deli
Cafe Zola
University of Michigan Football Stadium
Whole Foods Market
Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
Mani Osteria and Bar
Zingerman's Deli
Michigan Theater
Ann Arbor Farmers Market
Starbucks
TeaHaus
Bellanina Day Spa & Gift Boutique
"Our sister company! The best spa in town!"

Downtown Ann Arbor, Historic Kerrytown District, Farmer's Market, Zingerman's Deli, Kerrytown Shops, Bellanina Day Spa,

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Availability & Rates

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$199
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$2,700
2 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Housekeeping per 2 ppl $60.00 + Tax
Tax Rate 6.0%
Notes Event rates for Art Fair, holidays (3 day max event rate chg) and U of M events such as Graduation, Parents week, sporting events incur an additional charge of $25 per person per night.

In addition, rates are based on 2 person occupancy. Over 2 persons, there is a $25 per day charge for each person, up to 4.

A non-refundable pet fee of $75 for pets with prior approval plus $10 per day

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Ann Arbor House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 550 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Romantic
  • Historic
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Wireless Internet
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Bottled Water
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Shampoo
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Sofa Bed
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Living Room
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Kitchenette
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Child's Highchair
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • The bathroom is small but the bathtub is delicious and shaped well for a great soak!
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Den w/ Futon - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • The bedroom is extra large with a King bed. The living room/sitting room is extra small with a queen sleeper sofa. We also have a pack 'n play available for toddlers upon request as well as a high chair.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Music Library
  • Video Library
Communication / Internet:
  • fax
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Porch Furniture
  • Patio
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • walking
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • ice skating
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
Notes:
Pets allowed by pre-approval with a $75 pet fee plus $10 per day. This unit is a second-floor unit. There is no elevator or ramp access.

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