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Chicago Guest House * Walk to Wrigley Field -- 'Perfect in Every Way!'

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 2,200 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

1st Floor 3bdrm-2bath Sleeps 8

city of Chicago License Numbers:#2209309, #2209310

RESERVE with $500 & Signed Lease / Balance Due 30 Days Prior To Arrival

Avoid Booking Fees--Call Teri: 312 952 5150

Elegant and Spacious!

Two Flat--2 Rentals in the Building

1ST Floor Duplex (featured) Clark Suite / 3 Bedrooms-2 Baths_4 beds (Sleeps 5-8)

2nd Floor Addison Suite / 3 Bedrooms-1 Bath (Sleeps 4-6)

The BEST Choice in Chicago's Wrigleyville/Lakeview Neigbhorhood for Business and Leisure travelers looking for a place to call 'Home' while staying in Chicago!

Chicago Guest House has 6 apartments in the Neighborhood

If this is booked--please contact me to see if another is open--try to accommodate all my Guests!

Each of the six apartments are distinctive, warm & inviting. Comfortably furnished, fully equipped and guaranteed to exceed your expectations; my promise!

Located approximately 4 miles north of the heart of downtown in Lakeview / Wrigleyville, one of Chicago’s many amazing, lively and very family friendly neighborhoods. I have no doubt you’ll love it here.

Year round the neighborhood is known for its wonderful restaurants, local theatres and unique shops & boutiques. Come April, the crowds flock in to enjoy a baseball game at the historic Wrigley Field--home to our beloved Chicago Cubs and 2016 World Series Champions!

Bring your family & friends; share a unique & unforgettable experience at Chicago Guest House! You'll be glad you did!

More Details
Registration Number : 2209309

Property Manager
Teri Smith
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 14, 2017

About Teri Smith

First thing you need to know? I still pick up the phone, so if you're interested is $aving $$$ on service fees, want to know who you're renting from or have some questions you want answered right away; give me a call! I'd love to hear from you!

Moving on....

Someone once told me 'Find a job you love & never work a day in your life' Glad I took that advice! Running Chicago Guest House was the BEST decision I ever made in my life!

Looking back, I probably should have taken a lot more good advice; guess it's never too late! :o)

Teri Smith purchased this apartment in 2005

Why Teri Smith chose Chicago

This is not your typical cookie-cutter rental; my personality & style shines through! My goal has always been to have my Guests experience the sense of having arrived ‘home’ when they walk through the door---to feel as comfortable & relaxed here in Chicago as they do their own home.

Each time I read another testimonial; I think to myself. Mission Accomplished! Thank you to all my Guests for saying so!!

What makes this apartment unique

The Guest House on Newport Avenue has two apartments, each floor can be rented separately or rent them together for larger gatherings--up to 18. It's great to all be under one roof, without being on top of one another--the three separate spaces offer privacy when you need it. And best of all--the little piece of nature outside the back door. The garden is private & peaceful--perfect place to decompress, relax and enjoy.

Amenities

Wrigleyville Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Guests will be asked to sign a lease agreement. Sent through Docusign
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Lake
Theme:
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , 1 baby crib
  • 3 bedrooms will sleep 6-7. E-Z bed sleeper in the family room will allow for up to 8 or 9 guests.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Steam Shower
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • roller blading
  • sailing

Reviews

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Chicago Guest House * Walk to Wrigley Field -- 'Perfect in Every Way!'
average rating of 4.9772725 based on 88 reviews
5

Perfect location! Very comfortable home with lots of charm. Would highly recommend!

  • 5 of 5

Our group consisted of three couples and this home was a perfect size for our group. We just loved the location. The home is situated in the middle of to two different "L" train lines that are both in walking distance. We used both lines during our stay, very convenient, easy to get into downtown Chicago. The reason we were visiting the area was to see a concert being held at Wrigley Field and that was in walking distance as well. Another big plus. The neighborhood has restaurants, shops, and grocery stores which we really appreciated. The house is decorated with beautiful and unique art work that we enjoyed looking at during our stay. We had some great weather while we were there so we took advantage of the wonderful back patio area with the beautiful landscaping. And Teri was a real pleasure to work with, she was very attentive. She made the whole process stress free. Thanks Teri!

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It sure 'IS' nice to be able to walk to everything--especially Wrigley Field. Nothing worse than the traffic on a game or concert night--no one wants to deal with that! As for the home & my paintings that you enjoyed 'looking at' ----rather unexpected or maybe even a bit peculiar, but never boring, right? Makes you wonder about 'ME' now doesn't it! LOL! Hope to have you back in the near future! Teri
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5

Wonderful Chicago rental

  • 5 of 5

This was one of the best rentals I've stayed in through homeaway. It was immaculate and very comfortable. The house was well stocked. It's in a beautiful part of the city and within walking distance to shopping and restaurants. Perfect Chicago guest house!

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I love to hear that! I'm doing my best over here to make your Chicago experience something really special. Being located in such an amazing neighborhood sure does help!! I look forward to having you all back! Teri
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
5

Beautiful accommodation in the heart of it all.

  • 5 of 5

We gathered here from Ohio, Colorado, bogota Colombia and Australia.

Ages 22-65.

The house is comfortable and very clean. The sheets and beds are super comfortable.

Teri was extremely accommodating allowing us to check in and out early. It helped us out so much. She was also on the ball with communicating.

Wrigley field is down the street as well as lots of

restaurants and bars. The area is very safe.

The kitchen is well equipped. You could really cook anything here. Outdoor area is also well equipped with seating and a BBQ. The living room has

Comfortable seating with extra sofas for a quick nap.

We felt like we were at home in this beautiful house.

Would highly recommend.

Thanks Teri ❤️

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Flawless

  • 5 of 5

The experience with Teri from first contact through our departure was flawless. Most importantly, there were no surprises. The house is clean, exactly as described and very well located in the lovely Lakeview neighborhood of Chicago. The house is well stocked and ready to receive guests. I would highly recommend for groups or families.

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: John, How nice! I do my best to make sure all those 't's are crossed---and no one likes surprises , so I try to keep those to a minimum. Ha ha! Glad you enjoyed your stay and the neighborhood--such a lovely area of the city and so much to do! You didn't stay long enough to really take it all in, so you'll need to start planning another trip back! Teri
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Northville MI
5

very nice lakeview place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We spent Easter weekend here and it was really an enjoyable place to stay. Teri was very easy to work with and responsive. The home itself gives you the feel of if you were the ones actually living in a Chicago brownstone walk-up. It is well decorated and appointed. We even had an easter egg hunt in the backyard.

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so happy you enjoyed your stay and isn't that the point of renting a vrbo---feeling like a local!!! Ha! As for the Easter Egg hunt?! How fun was that!? Again, I'm glad you enjoyed yourself and hope to have you back!
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Elkhorn
5

Best location in Wrigley

  • 5 of 5

This was my 3rd year staying at the Clark and Addison Suites. We go with 5 couples every year and each year we have an amazing time. There are restaurants, bars and shopping with in blocks and you have access to the Brown and Red line just a few blocks away. I'm already working with Teri to get dates on the books for year 4. Everything you might need is there in the condo. Teri is easy to work with and gets back to you if you need anything. Thanks again Teri for everything!!!!

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you!!! Love having you guys and look forward to having you all back next year!
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Nearest Airport
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O'Hare
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1.2 Miles
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Brown Line
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3 Miles
90/94
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North Avenue
Car: not necessary

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WRIGLEY FIELD

Home to our beloved Cubs. Whether you get to see a game or not, you don't want to miss taking a stroll over to the corner of Clark and Addison to see one of baseball’s oldest ball parks nestled among the historic greystone buildings that make up this charming neighborhood—a beautiful sight!

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Though you may be tempted to never leave the neighborhood, it would be a shame to miss out on all the city has to offer! Jump on either a Brown or Red Line train--either will take you direct to downtown and all of Chicago's attractions!

Or if you're up to the challenge, walk or ride along the spectacular lakefront to downtown. Divvy Bikes are available in the neighborhood and there is really no better way to really see this amazing city! Ride alongside the beautiful boat filled harbors, and through the lush and colorful gardens of Lincoln Park and while you’re there, catch a glimpse of some of the animals at the zoo. And though it’s only a four mile ride, you may enjoy a little energy break at one of the three beach side bistro's along the way! Once downtown, you can park the bike at any of hundreds of stations throughout the city.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning Fee $150
Tax Rate 21.4%

CALL FOR MONTHLY RATES
NO TAX ON 30 NIGHTS OR MORE
All guests will be required to sign a lease agreement upon booking.
Exception to 3 Night Minimum may be considered for week day or last minute bookings.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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