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Highly Rated Private One Bedroom Apartment: A+ Bucktown/Wicker Park Location

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 900 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2-3

Private, clean, spacious, air conditioned, fully furnished one bedroom garden apt in a beautifully restored workers cottage. Located on a quiet tree lined street in the heart of Bucktown - one of the countries hottest neighborhoods. Easy walk to shopping, exciting nightlife, restaurants/bars, and public transit. Apartment is fully equipped for every need: king sized bed, sectional sofa, kitchenette, workspace, 50' flat screen HDTV, Netflix and premium cable, wifi, Bluetooth compatable surround sound. Complementary snacks, candy, soda, bottled water, coffee, and tea included. Free easy parking! Concierge services also available.

Thank you guests for our 5 star ratings in 2015 and 2016!!

More Details

Owner
Paul Manning
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 23, 2017

About Paul Manning

I'd best describe myself as a responsible professional who enjoys new adventures, hosting friends and family, sports/fitness, and meeting new people. I'm very easy going - rarely getting stressed out or too worked up about anything - lifes too short. I also love Chicago. I take great pride in our city - always happy to share the hot spots, local festivals, tourist locations, vintage shops, restaurants, transportation directions, etc.

Paul Manning purchased this apartment in 2012

Why Paul Manning chose Chicago

1) I'm originally from Boston, MA. The great people of Chicago are what originally attracted me to the city and they're what keeps me here. No other city of 6 million people will make someone feel so welcome. It offers all the convience and trend of a major international destination but yet often feels more like living in a small midwest farm town. It's a special place.

2) Forbes Magazine recently rated Bucktown/Wicker Park as the 4th hipest hipster neighborhood in the country. Chicago's hottest restaurants, nightlife, and shopping is on our doorstep.

3) The house I purchased was built in 1892. It's an historic workers cottage originally home to some of Chicago's hardest working immigrants. As neighborhoods transition these historic homes are disappearing. The opportunity to preserve this piece of Chicago history was something I was most attracted to.

What makes this apartment unique

- Easy Parking

- 50' Flat Screen with free premium channels (Netflix)

- Bluetooth compatable speaker system

- Sectional sofa comfortable for sleeping or watching movies, sporting events, etc

- Kitchenette with refrigerator and small cook space

- Desk and free wifi provide for comfortable business travel accommodations.

- Custom guidebook 'Best of Bucktown Inn' for guest reference.

- Apartment fully stocked with complementary snacks, coffee, tea, beer, soda, and bottled water

- Located steps from Chicago's best entertainment, dining destinations, and botique shopping.

Amenities

Bucktown Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Clean bathroom with fresh towels and face clothes. All toiletries provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Uber comfortable king sized bed made with fresh linens. Closet and dresser available for use.
Entertainment:
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Staff
Notes:
We ask all guests to provide us with any special needs in advance of their trip so that we may appropriately prepare. We are also available and more than willing to assist with any travel or entertainment plans. Please allow us to share our great city of Chicago with you.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(46 traveler reviews)

Highly Rated Private One Bedroom Apartment: A+ Bucktown/Wicker Park Location
average rating of 4.847826 based on 46 reviews
4

location, location, location!

  • 4 of 5

Wonderful location and host! We came into the city on the train and Paul was very gracious in arranging an early check-in. Would love to see a Keurig for coffee versus the current coffee maker and the shower needs to be updated, but can't beat this place for the price. Loved the fresh flower arrangement! A stop at Club Lucky for a pamplemousse cocktail by Ramon is a must! Wish we could've stayed longer 🍻

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location, nice place

  • 5 of 5

Host very helpful, place is in great location, quiet and clean. Would use again!

  • Submitted: May 26, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

Great Location, Easy Parking, Great Value

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay and the location. Paul was so helpful and carried our multitude of bags down the spiral staircase on arrival and departure. We really couldn't have done it on our own since we both have knee injuries at this time. Difficult stairs for our standard poodles but they were used to them by the time we left. He also gave me a beautiful bouquet for Mother's Day...above and beyond. Everything was very clean and comfortable in the unit.

  • Submitted: May 14, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great space with a lot of hospitality

  • 5 of 5

I rented this space for some family who were coming in for a graduation, since we didn't have room for everyone at our place. The hosts were so accommodating, and very nice. Their place is very cozy and cute, but also updated and very well taken care of. They also had a small little kitchenette, that offered snacks, and some tea and beverages. It was just really quaint and comfortable. It's also extremely close to the Bucktown/Wicker Park area, which was so nice to be able to walk to restaurants and shops, and also hop on the train to head to the downtown area. I would highly recommend.

  • Submitted: May 7, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Simple, quiet, basic, down to Earth, well situated

  • 5 of 5

Paul is a pleasant host. Neighborhood is just the right distance away from the crazy traffic, but not too far away.

  • Submitted: Apr 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Cozy neighborhood gem

  • 4 of 5

Our stay in Bucktown was excellent. Paul was a great host and the cozy apartment was wonderful to return to after a day of sightseeing. The location is perfect. Many neat venues to walk to. Train and busses are only blocks away.

Hope to return soon.

  • Submitted: Mar 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Car: not necessary

Wicker Park/Bucktown was recently ranked by Forbes Magazine as the fourth “Hippest Hipster Neighborhoods” in the country. It is a safe, vibrant area full of record shops, boutiques, great vintage shopping, art galleries, music venues, neighborhood bars, and book stores. You can find the best restaurants in the city here. It also has many attractive outdoor spaces, including Wicker Park, Holstein Park (with swimming pool), and the brand new Bloomingdale Trail.

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Rates & Availability

Bucktown Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Nightly Rate
Jul 4 2017 - Jul 6 2017
2 night minimum stay
$149
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$2,929
 
 
Nightly Rate
Jul 7 2017 - Jul 8 2017
2 night minimum stay
$185
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Jul 18 2017 - Jul 20 2017
2 night minimum stay
$149
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Jul 23 2017 - Jul 27 2017
2 night minimum stay
$149
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Nightly Rate
Jul 28 2017 - Jul 29 2017
2 night minimum stay
$185
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Nightly Rate
Jul 30 2017 - Aug 2 2017
2 night minimum stay
$149
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$2,929
 
 
Nightly Rate
Aug 14 2017 - Aug 16 2017
2 night minimum stay
$149
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Nightly Rate
Aug 25 2017 - Aug 26 2017
2 night minimum stay
$185
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Nightly Rate
Aug 27 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$149
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$2,929
 
 
Nightly Rate
Sep 8 2017 - Sep 9 2017
2 night minimum stay
$185
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$2,929
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$129
From
$169
Fri,Sat
$3,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25
Cleaning Fee $45
Refundable damage deposit $100
Tax Rate 4.5%

Owner'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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