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Wonderful Urban Lincoln Park Unit near DePaul University

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,550 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


About the property

3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 6 to 8

This 1550 sq ft. beautiful unit is in the heart of Lincoln Park. Travel and live like a Chicago local in our home. The bathroom floors are heated for extra comfort. There is a TV in the first bathroom as well as in all three bedrooms. High quality mattresses are Queen Size, and they are the same used in higher end hotels (i.e. Westin). Aerobeds are available for additional sleep arrangements. The living room HD TV is 42 inches. HBO included,WIFI too. The newer kitchen has granite counters and stainless steel appliances. Natural stone is in both bathrooms. A washer and dryer is in the unit. Our place has central air conditioning, heating and a central humidifier. Green and energy saving items are used throughout. The back yard is a charming retreat with local plants and a gas grill. It is a respite from the hustle and bustle of the city. Garage parking is available and public parking is across the street. Shopping and restaurants are bountiful, steps from the front door. Nationally acclaimed theaters are 2 blocks. Professional sports teams are close. Too much to list.

Location, Location, Location: Our address in Lincoln Park is one of the most desirable locations in the City of Chicago! Be prepared to be thrilled by Lincoln Park’s restaurant offerings. Within 2 blocks of Halsted Suites are 2 of the nation’s most famous and top ranked restaurants and chefs: Charlie Trotter’s Restaurant and Alinea. The Steppenwolf and the Royal George Theaters are walking distance at just 2 blocks from Halsted Suites. Second City is just under a mile and most Chicagoans call that walking distance. The Greenhouse, Victory Gardens, and Apollo theaters are just over ½ a mile from Halsted Suites. Shopping is fun and special in our unique boutiques and upscale stores you recognize. We are close to Magnificent Mile, 2.2 miles, with all the fantastic Michigan Avenue shopping. The location is central to public transportation, major expressways, and both Chicago airports. We are 15.7 miles to O'Hare Airport and 13.7 miles to Midway Airport.

Licensed with City of Chicago: City of Chicago license number is 2098622 and we are a Member of C.V.R.O.A., Chicago Vacation Rentals Owners Association

PLEASE NOTE: We only accept wire transfers and Paypal after talking with guests. You must call us to inquire about paying via wire transfer or Paypal.

More Details

Bridget Dougherty
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, A little Spanish
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 23, 2017

About Bridget Dougherty

About Us: Bridget has owned this vintage Victorian building for more than 20 years. We like to travel and very much seek out and enjoy staying in furnished suites. That was and still is our inspiration. We are a family of 5 who live in Chicago. We take a lot of pride in our business, in the building. We are available and happy to help make your stay a delight! We love Chicago, we want to share it, and we hope you will love Chicago too!

There are times we need to put a higher priority into guests checking in and staying with us compared with e-mails. Please be patient with us...It is top priority that guests feel comfortable and glad to be staying in our units.

As a small company, there is always a give-and-take with being on site as well as being at the computer. Still, we strive for good customer service all around. Again, our goal is for our guests to be delighted with their Chicago stay.

Why Bridget Dougherty chose Chicago

This property is a nice, vintage building that adds historical value to the neighborhood and to Halsted St. The transportation is terrific and easy for commuting! Neighbors are friendly. There is so much to do and this location is very centrally located in Chicago.

What makes this condo unique

The Victorian front, especially the stained glass windows got Bridget's immediate attention. There is a very warm feel on the property and the backyard is charming. It is also walking distance to TWO el lines! The Brown Line Armitage El stop and the Red Line North Ave. El stop are walking distance. All of the shops and restaurants on Armitage and Halsted are very convenient as well.


Ranch Triangle Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1550 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Lake
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • Heated flooring, green toilets that are water saving and have flushing options to maximize water savings, lots of mirrors and great lighting
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Masterbedroom - 1 queen , fireplace in bedroom
  • Cozy, romantic bedroom, TV in room with remote control, overhead lights on dimmers, roman shades have room darkening liners
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Waterproof and allergy barrier pillow covers and mattress covers. Organic cotton bedding used where available or accessible. All roman shades have a room darkening liner as does the back full light panel for sleeping comfort. Aerobeds available for additional sleeping options. If your party desires a private chef, that can be accommodated, for an additional fee, at your request. Daily maid service may also be arranged for an additional fee at your request. Baby equipment is available for rental, so please let us know what you need.


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Wonderful Urban Lincoln Park Unit near DePaul University
average rating of 4.8474574 based on 59 reviews

Great stay

  • 5 of 5

Great location! Beds were very comfortable and the home had everything we could need.

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful place in a great location!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful property. Clean and beautiful interior. Located in a great neighborhood.

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Andover, MA

Comfortable stay in a great neighborhood!

  • 5 of 5

We had a reunion of cousins in this lovely property, and when we weren't having a 50+ slumber party, we were walking all over Chicago from this perfect location. Thanks!

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great time in Lincoln Park

  • 5 of 5

We were in town for a family wedding and were looking for a place outside of downtown (but not too far) with lots of things to do within walking distance. Besides ourselves, we had our two adult children, their spouses, and a grand baby. This property worked great for all of us. There is plenty of shopping, restaurants, and things to do within easy walking distance.

We all loved Oz Park, Lincoln Park Zoo, and North Beach. We recommend eating at the Summer House and Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba, which are just down the street.

Bridget and her husband had some baby things available for us to borrow and was super easy to work with.

If you want to go into downtown, Uber is a very affordable ride.

We'll definitely stay here again when we're back in town.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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San Jose, CA

Great House, great use of space! Wonderful for our family of 4.

  • 5 of 5

This place was super convenient. Easy walks with a 1 year old and 3 year old to breakfast and dinner places. Convenient Store on the next block. Very safe.

Only downside for us was the upstairs neighbor seemed really loud. Mayebe its because we're not used to city living, but he/she seemed to get in late and wake early and drop heavy things on the floor. Footsteps didnt bother us as much as the loud objects being dropped on the floor.

Otherwise, Bridget was unbelievably helpful and everything was absolutely perfect for our family!

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Noisy and Warn Out

  • 3 of 5

First I'd like to say that our family frequently rents vacation homes through Homeaway/VRBOand has never been disappointed. Until now. This is a very noisy unit with another rental above and below. 5 of 6 nights was plagued with activity upstairs until 4AM. No one slept. Although the baths and kitchen have been updated, the sofas, tables and beds are well warn. The bedrooms are so small they are really sleeping chambers. Booking communications with owner took multiple days and several email, texts and calls - definitely not 24 response time as indicated on posting. Too, home is not stocked like others we have rented so bring everything you need. Although in a good location, I would not recommend to a friend.

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am very sorry that you did not enjoy your stay. I am sorry that you felt like my promise of 24 hour communication was not accurate. I missed a message from you when I broke my foot and I acknowledged that and apologized. Unfortunately, I was still on crutches when you stayed with us, so I was not as mobile. I called you after your stay to be sure you understood the deposit return process and asked you to let me know if you had any problems receiving your deposit. I wish that you would have shared your dislikes with me, but I understand you might not have had time to do so. As soon as you let me know that the guests were loud upstairs, I contacted them and I let you know that I got involved immediately and talked to the guests personally. Jeff also talked to them face-to-face. I followed-up with you to be sure the situation improved. The classical musician downstairs played his instrument with the window open and past the quiet time hour he agreed to while you stayed with us. Again, I am sorry for that. I addressed it immediately with him and he stopped. If his daytime practice was a nuisance, I would have had him stop if I would have known. I am very sorry about the noise for you. Hopefully you got my e-mail trying to make it right. The mattresses are a couple of years old. I am sorry they were not comfortable for you. The kitchen is fully stocked and all linens provided. As shared in an e-mail, we start guests with paper goods and it is guests' responsibility to replenish if needed. Thank you for your feedback. Your feedback helps us to improve our property and that is much appreciated.
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Nearest Airport
15.79 Miles
O'Hare International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Marquis, The Store, Black Duck, Tilli's
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Waveland Public Golf Course
Nearest Train
0.4 Miles
Brown Line el and Red Line el
Nearest Motorway
1.2 Miles
90, Kennedy Expressway
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Black Duck,Karyn's, Taco Joint, King Crab, Vinci
Nearest Ski
1 Miles
Cross Country Skiing in Lincoln Park
Car: not necessary

We are walking distance to DePaul University, Lincoln Park Zoo, and North Avenue Beach. Lincoln Park Zoo and North Ave. Beach are an easy walk or 73 Armitage bus ride.. Close to Oz Park and Adams Playlot. There is a lot of shopping steps outside our door. You can shop at places such as Lori's Shoes, The Tie Bar, Giggle, BCBG, Lululemon, Title Nine, MAC Cosmetics, Benefit, Kiehl's, Art Effect, Sonador, Warby Parker, and many other shops. Great restaurants just out the door like The SummerHouse, Oyster Bah, Alinea, Pasta Palazzo, Tratoria Gianni, Interurban, Tarantino's, Athenian Room, Ja' Grill, Chicago Bagel Authority, The Blue Door, Chez Moi, Balena, The Taco Joint, Nookies, and more.

Other Activities: running, biking, tennis, swimming, city tours, professional sports like the Cubs, White Sox, Blackhawks, Bears, and Bulls.


Rates & Availability

Ranch Triangle Condo Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jun 23 2017 - Aug 2 2017
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Summer SE
Aug 3 2017 - Aug 6 2017
4 night minimum stay
Aug 7 2017 - Aug 19 2017
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Late Summer
Aug 20 2017 - Sep 3 2017
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Sep 4 2017 - Nov 20 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Nov 21 2017 - Nov 27 2017
4 night minimum stay
Early Winter
Nov 28 2017 - Dec 21 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Dec 22 2017 - Jan 1 2018
4 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning $115
Tax Rate 20.4%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed
We do not hold reservations until we receive the completed rental agreement
City of Chicago License 2098622
1 night payment is deposit to hold reservation
30 days prior to check-in the full balance due
$500.00 security deposit upon check-in,returned within 21 days if no damage
Accept Visa, Amex, MC, Discover-must call to wire or Paypal

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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