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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

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:
April 27, 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

Logan Square 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
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
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! 4.9/5 -
(41 traveler reviews)

Highly Rated Private One Bedroom Apartment: A+ Bucktown/Wicker Park Location
average rating of 4.8536587 based on 41 reviews
Minneapolis, MN
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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5

Great location

  • 5 of 5

We were very pleased with our recent stay at this location. It was conveniently located, very comfortable, and the owner was very accessible to address any needs we might have. We would definitely choose this location in the future.

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lexington, KY
5

Neighborhood Gem

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay, especially if you are looking for a neighborhood experience. Location is very convenient to local shops and restaurants and public transportation. Our host, Paul, is great and very helpful in providing info and tips for around the city. Thanks for a wonderful stay!

  • Submitted: Dec 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A great trip to Chicago

  • 5 of 5

I highly recommend this apartment, a great walkable area and the owner Paul has a book with great suggestions on things to do while in Bucktown. I can't say enough but my wife and I have a great long weekend trip and can't wait to come back.

  • Submitted: Nov 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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United States
5

Welcoming and comfy apartment in a great area!

  • 5 of 5

We were in Chicago for a few nights to help our son move in to his Wicker Park apt. Paul's home was a perfect spot for us to stay and relax. The apt. Is nicely appointed, and we appreciated the snacks! We love the neighborhood-great shops and restaurants within walking distance. Will certainly stay here again!

  • Submitted: Nov 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Charming Apartment in a great part of town

  • 5 of 5

One of our best VRBO's yet. You can't beat the location or the hospitality of the owner. This house is just blocks from the shops and restaurants of Wicker Park and a quick uber or bus ride to anywhere else in the city. Paul was the most gracious host and ensured our stay was without flaw. The apartment truly has everything you need for an extended stay in one of the countries greatest cities. We felt like we were a part of the fabric of the city here and the price was unbeatable. I highly recommend this property, you wont be disappointed.

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • 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

Logan Square Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
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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