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Jon Young

Member since: 2010
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Speaks: english

Deluxe Chicago 2 Bedroom Guest Suite. Amazing Deal & Location (Roscoe Village)!

57 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Overview

North Side Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Condo, 2 Queen Bedrooms + Convertible Bed, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-6)

Ideal for a Chicago Get-Away, business trip, or to visit family & friends!

This comfortable 2 bedroom unit is located above an acclaimed food & wine spot in Roscoe Village - one of the city's premier neighborhoods - with 1000 plus square feet to relax and enjoy including amenities like a gas fireplace, 42' plasma HDTV with DVD library, free wifi, comfortable couches, full kitchen, central HVAC, ceiling fans, washer/dryer, and more.

Please note: During high season we normally require a 2 night weekday minimum and 3 night weekend minimum stay >>> unless adjacent dates are booked on both sides of stay or for inquiries within one week of arrival <<<. Holiday and special event weeks may require a 3 to 7 night minimum stay. Inquire directly to owner for extended stay pricing or further information.

Sopra Volo Guest Suites are conveniently located on Chicago’s north side just a mile and a half west of Wrigley Field in Chicago's charming Roscoe Village neighborhood, “A Village within the City”. This truly unique neighborhood offers acclaimed dining to fit any style or budget, boutique shopping, galleries, parks and easy access to grocery shopping and public transportation.

Just 3 blocks from the Paulina Brown Line (connects to the Red Line train, Mag mile and the Loop), 4 blocks from Whole Foods, 2 blocks from the Belmont or Addison Street Bus, and steps away from the Damen Avenue Bus (skip the car and save your money). Bicycles also available for daily rental within a half block!

Handsome 2nd floor guest suite/ newly remodeled 2 bedroom / 1 bath 1000+ sq. ft. furnished apartment with fully outfitted kitchen, dining room, and large living/entertaining area above an acclaimed beautifully designed restaurant/wine bar.

Perfect for visiting friends or family, a girls weekend in Chicago, business trip, or for out of town guests - this unit is comfortable, secure, and close to amenities.

Your get-away includes a $15 Brunch Gift Certificate to the award-winning brunch spot Kitsch'n On Roscoe (As seen on '$40 a Day' with Rachel Ray on the Food Channel), and two complimentary glasses of sparkling on arrival at our adjacent acclaimed property Volo Restaurant Wine Bar, plus plenty of recommendations for things to do and places to see.

Keywords: Rental, Suite, Condo, Guest House, Vacation Rental

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Jon Young (Owner)
Member since: 2010
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About Jon Young

Owners Jon & Helene have been in hospitality for over 20 years. Jon is a restaurateur & chef, and Helene is an international flight attendant and was formerly a Chicago Architectural Foundation river cruise docent for over 13 years.

Jon Young purchased this apartment in 2007

Why Jon Young chose Chicago

We have been neighborhood residents for over 15 years and have not only enjoyed raising a family while seeing a positive transformation of Chicago during that time, but also of the Roscoe Village neighborhood and its amenities. We own and operate two award-winning and acclaimed restaurants here, and realized we had the ideal setting for a bed & breakfast style vacation rental conveniently located right in the heart of our community.

What makes this apartment unique

While staying at Sopra Volo (means 'above Volo' in Latin), guests have immediate access to more than a dozen dining options to fit any budget, pretty sidewalk cafes & hidden backyard garden patios, as well as unique independently owned retail shops & boutiques (also a Starbucks on our block housed in a converted former Motorcycle Cafe 'The Ace Cafe').

Within blocks there are family friendly parks, a baseball diamond, public pool, and a park district field house (offering tennis courts & a basketball court), as well as kayaking nearby.

The neighborhood is extremely walk-able, upper-middle class and safe, has seen a wave of renovations over the last decade, and just two blocks away there is a 100+ year old Pencil Factory that has been converted to lofts, with original factory-worker row houses still intact located on adjacent blocks.

Public transportation is easy from Sopra Volo and includes the Damen bus just steps out the front door (a direct 10 minute ride to the heart of Bucktown & Wicker Park), Chicago's famous 'EL' train at the Paulina stop just three blocks away, plus the Belmont or Addison (direct to Wrigley Field- Home of the Cubs) Street Bus just two blocks away. Nearby daily bike rentals also available!

If you visit us in the summer, Wrigley Field is just a 20 minute walk (about a mile and a half) through residential neighborhoods and tree lined streets, filled with 100 year old plus houses.

Finally, the guest suite is located directly above the acclaimed wine bar, Volo. It is beautifully designed with an urban chic interior and rustic hidden backyard cabana garden in which we from time to time host weddings. Additionally, the unit is located directly across the street from the celebrated casual brunch spot, Kitsch'n on Roscoe. Decked out in colorful 1970's retro dinette sets, and filled with assorted retro and vintage decor, Kitsch'n has been featured in Bon Apetit Magazine and on $40 a Day with Rachel Ray.

Reviews

4.8
based on 57 traveler reviews

Deluxe Chicago 2 Bedroom Guest Suite. Amazing Deal & Location (Roscoe Village)!
average rating of 4.8070173 based on 57 reviews
5

A must if looking to stay near wrigley !

  • 5 of 5

The stay here was everything I wanted and much more! The apartment slept 6 comfortably and could have slept even more! The apartment was cute and cozy, kitchen was furnished with everything you could possibly need. The owner was on site in the wine bar Volo downstairs and was so nice making sure we were comfortable and let us know not to hesitate if we needed anything.

There was also gift cards to both Volo wine bar and Kitsch'n which were both right downstairs . Volo wine bar we went and had a round of drinks and wish we had time to try their menu definitely going to go back and try. Kitsch'n we went for hangover brunch and they have the biggest Mimosa's and best Chicken and Waffles with a honey jalapeño butter ( I wanted to take the butter home in my purse haha!)

All in all a must stay ! Also going to go back to eat at both restaurants!!!

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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Family Gathering

  • 5 of 5

We were recently fortunate enough to meet up with our kids in Chicago, to enjoy some baseball, shopping and fabulous dinners. Roscoe Village appealed to us as a location as it was near the L, Wrigleyville. Jon's property was perfect! Great location and it was exactly as discribed. We wanted for nothing and Jon was very hands on.

Hopefully we are back to Chicago again soon and this great apartment is available! 😊

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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5

Comfortable rental in heart of charming Roscoe Village, perfect for 2 couples or a family

  • 5 of 5

This property was perfect for our family! You can't beat the location, in the heart of the ecclectic and great neighborhood of Roscoe Village. We were able to walk out the door and grab breakfast from a cute cafe (lots to choose from) and were also able to walk to a few fun local bars for beers at night. Everyone in this neighborhood was friendly, parking was easy to find, and we felt very safe. Jon was great and provided us with recommendations of Chicago activities, plus some coupons for free drinks and a meal! Thank you! The accommodations were comfortable and the kitchen had all the amenities we required. We would def stay here again if we came back to Chicago! Thanks for a wonderful stay!

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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5

Great location, clean, spacious!

  • 5 of 5

My friends and I had a great time! The apartment was very clean, spacious, and was in a great location! I love Roscoe Village!

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful part of the city and a complete home away from home feel. I highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Great place in a wonderful area!

  • 5 of 5

Great weekend getaway in a wonderful area of Chicago! We arrived late (10 pm) but were able to get into the apartment easily thanks to the detailed instructions and handy lock box. The apartment itself was spacious, clean and lovely, more than enough for 4 people. We took advantage of the gift card to Kitsch'n across the street - which had a GREAT brunch selection. We weren't able to make it to Volo, but it looked like a nice place to grab a glass of wine. The apartment is located above a bar, but we had no issues there (not particularly rowdy or noisy, also closes at a decent hour) Roscoe Village was an adorable and extremely safe neighborhood - super easy to catch an uber or hop on the train. Also a very pleasant place to take a walk around. We never needed to contact Jon while we were in town, but he was very friendly and responsive in the weeks leading up to our trip. My only point of improvement would be the beds/bedding - which were not terrible, but not particularly comfortable. If you're a picky pillow person like me, I would recommend bringing your own. Overall this was a great stay and we will definitely be back next time! HIGHLY RECOMMEND.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
13.25 Miles
O'Hare International Airport (ORD)
Nearest Barpub
Volo Restaurant Wine Bar
Nearest Golf
4.25 Miles
Sydney R Marovitz Golf Course
Nearest Train
0.5 Miles
Paulina Brown Line
Nearest Motorway
1.75 Miles
Kennedy Expressway I-90/94
Nearest Restaurant
Kitsch'n On Roscoe
Nearest Beach
2.5 Miles
Belmont Harbor

The unit is located within an enjoyable 15-20 minute walk through safe residential neighborhoods to Wrigley Field (easy public transportation is able easily accessible both to Wrigley and downtown). We are blocks away from northside music venues including Shubas & The Beat Kitchen, and an easy taxi/bus/train to The Vic and The Riviera.

Roscoe Village is one of Chicago's premier residential neighborhoods often referred to as 'A village within the city' and features dozens of restaurants, bars, shops, boutiques, sidewak cafes, shopping, and family-friendly parks.

During the summer months, inexpensive kayak & canoeing rentals are easily accessible on the North Branch of the Chicago River via Clark Park less than a mile from the unit, and Chicago's Bike Share Program 'Divvy' has a location within a 1/2 block.

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Rates & Availability

North Side Apartment Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay
$198
From
$228
Fri,Sat
$1,250
$4,750
 

Additional information about rental rates

Towel & Linen Set-Up Fee $45 + Tax
Tax Rate 21.4%

Depending on dates this unit may requires a 2 night weekday minimum stay and 3 night minimum weekend stay during high or fringe season, please inquire directly with owner (note: select holiday and summer dates may require a 7 night minimum stay). We do not rent to traveling students or anyone under 25 years of age without a parent. Thank you for your understanding and we look forward to your visit. Rates & fees are subject to change until your booking is confirmed.

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Amenities

North Side Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Features shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (2); Queen Bed in both bedrooms, Premium Queen AirBed (1) located in living room.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Other amenities include: Toaster, Coffee Maker with Complimentary Intelligentsia Coffee, Blender, Popcorn maker, Hair Dryer, Hair straightener, Wood Floors, Marble Counters, Street and Café Views, Board games, and more.

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