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Chic One Bedroom Apartment In Portland's Arts District

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 450 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

One Bedroom Apartment- Sleeps 4 In Amazing Downtown Location!

This beautifully furnished one bedroom apartment for 4 is on the first floor of a historic 1880's building. Completely renovated but the charm of original hardwood floors and spacious kitchen and living room.

The kitchen has been remodeled with stainless appliances and tile floor. Bathroom has tile floor and a brand new tiled shower. Wi-fi and cable television. There is a charming outdoor space with seating area to relax and enjoy a glass of wine or cup of coffee.

We are located within minutes to Portland Art Museum, numerous restaurants of all types, museums, several wonderful music venues and downtown Congress Street. We are within walking distance to Hadlock Field, home of the Portland SeaDogs,

and the Old Port District, noted for its upscale shops and eateries. We are a 5 minute walk to Deering Oaks Park where a fabulous Farmer's Market takes place every Saturday. We are also close to Casco Bay Lines, where ferries are available to hop the islands! Close to area beaches, Portland International Jetport , Concord Trailways and Amtrak Downeaster.

The perfect spot for a fun vacation or romantic getaway

More Details

Owner
Sue Goldsmith
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 25, 2017

About Sue Goldsmith

Native Mainers, Barry and I moved back to Maine from California in 1994 to raise our children. Barry is a Property Manager and also teaches CPR and First Aid. I am a jazz singer and perform American Standards at many local venues.

Sue Goldsmith purchased this apartment in 2013

Why Sue Goldsmith chose Portland

Location,location, location! After living in the country, when our children left home, we downsized and moved in to the city. We fell in love with the charm of our Victorian building and being in Portland, where everything is convenient and exciting!

What makes this apartment unique

Because we live on the premises, we are committed to providing a wonderful vacation experience for our guests. We honor your privacy, but are available with helpful hints and suggestions.

Amenities

Parkside Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 450 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Beautiful newly built tiled shower Tile floors
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Brand new Queen size Bed and a 32 inch flat screen tv Queen sleep sofa in Living room
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • tennis
Notes:
Portland on Avon is a 1890 Victorian home and there are 10 steps to the front porch and entrance. Apartment is on the first floor.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(60 traveler reviews)

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Chic One Bedroom Apartment In Portland's Arts District
average rating of 4.983333 based on 60 reviews
5

Great location, great hosts, clean and comfortable place

  • 5 of 5

Great location, great hosts, clean and comfortable place

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful area. Sue and Barry were very welcoming. Could not have asked for better hosts.

  • 5 of 5

Perfect for a short getaway. Very comfortable place and very clean. Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for taking the time to review. We try so hard to provide our guests with comfortable and clean accommodations. We'd love to have you visit again!
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Raleigh, North Carolina
5

Great location! Great owners!

  • 5 of 5

Thoroughly enjoyed staying here while we were visiting Portland. The apartment was an easy walk to quite a few restaurants and about a mile to Old Port shopping and restaurants as well. The apartment had A/C which helped cool things off during warm July evenings. Owners Sue and Barry were friendly, accommodating and gave lots of suggestions for dining and touring. We would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much, Marian and Dave!! It was great having you stay with us! We enjoyed meeting your son and bumping into you:) during your stay! Would love to have you stay here again:)
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Pompton Plains, NJ
5

Nice stay in a great location

  • 5 of 5

The place was better than advertised, it was very clean and well stocked for our stay. The apartment is well located within walking distance to many nearby places. The owners were very accommodating and helpful throughout the whole process. I would recommend staying here!

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

What a fantastic place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I could not have been happier that we found this apartment for our stay in Portland! Sue and Barry were wonderful hosts spending time to acquaint us with all the great places to experience in the Old Port neighborhood. It is a spacious one bedroom apartment with a fully stocked kitchen. Sue thought of all the amenities. Plus we were only a short walking distance away from the Old Port harbor where many of the fine restaurants are located. Why anyone would pay a comparable price or even higher to stay in a hotel room when you can have this gem of a place to stay does not understand real value! Thank you Sue and Barry for making our first visit to Portland truly comfortable.

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was great to meet you and Karen! So glad you're enjoyed our home and I hope our paths will cross again someday! We really enjoyed your enthusiasm for our city and our home:)
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Fayetteville Georgia
5

Great apartment for small group stay

  • 5 of 5

Chic is the best way to describe this apartment. My husband and I along with our two teenage daughters stayed comfortably here while we visited the Portland area. The rooms were comfortable and clean and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We will definitely be back! The location is great and you can easily access the city and the harbor nearby.

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you had a great time. We loved meeting you and the girls:) Hope our paths cross again!!
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Map

Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Portland International Jetport
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Westin Top of the East
Nearest Ferry
1.5 Miles
Casco Bay Lines
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Riverside Municipal Golf Course
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Amtrak Downeaster
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
295
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
BenKay/Local Sprouts/Green Elephant/Boda
Nearest Ski
50 Miles
Shawnee Peak
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Willard Beach
Car: not necessary

YMCA is one block away and guest passes are available for $12.

There are many Yoga classes nearby with drop in's available.

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Rates & Availability

Parkside Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Peak Season
Jun 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$190
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$190
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $50 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 9.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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