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Lakeview East/Wrigley/Nightlife/Lake Michigan

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 3,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

4 bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths. Sleeps up to 10.

Wonderful Victorian three flat that was converted to a single family home. 4 levels of living space. Large back yard with deck. The first floor living room has a gas fireplace with new hardwood floors. Enjoy the two sided fireplace in the dining/kitchen area also. The second and third floors have 2 bedrooms and one bath on each level. Each rear bedroom has a large balcony. Laundry is on the lower level. The lower level also features a comfy L shaped sofa to enjoy TV. Window seat also.

This house has lots of rental options: rent one to four bedrooms or the whole house. It is not a condo!! It is a house. If renting rooms, owner will remain on the premise (owner is an avid traveler and will be able to direct you to see the hotspots in Chicago, owner is a trained docent for the Chicago Architecture Foundation and loves to help travelers enjoy Chicago!) Best option is to rent the entire third floor which gives you privacy with 2 bedrooms and an adjoining bath to share. Wonderful balcony off of rear bedroom. Private entrance off the rear balcony. Use of kitchen and living areas too.

Perfect neighborhood location in Chicago's East Lakeview area. Only 3 blocks to Lake Michigan and Lincoln Park. Fabulous restaurants abound, no need to drive or take a taxi to eat the best food in Chicago. Nearby restaurants include Yoshis, Mia Francesca's, Socca, Leona's, HB Bistro, Ann Sathers, Jimmy Johns, Starbucks, Caribou Coffee, Jamba Juice, Potbelly's, and many more! Every type of cuisine is within walking distance. Also, walk to Wrigley Field to see the Cubs play or take in a concert. Public transportation is super efficient in this area- buses within a few steps and the L train is only 2 blocks away. Walk to see Blue Man Group too as only 2 blocks away. Nightlife is plentiful. Lots of bars and pub as you get closer to Wrigley Field. Or enjoy a quiet dinner on the rear deck.

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Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
September 27, 2017

About Donna

I love to travel and use Homeaway properties for my vacations. I have hosted many foreign exchange students from around the world and love welcoming new people into my home.

Donna purchased this house in 1996

Why Donna chose Wrigleyville

Large single family home with 4 levels of living space AND a private back yard with deck. This is not a condo! Very private. This house used to be a three flat (had three 2 bedrooms apartments) and was converted to a single family home in the early 1990's.

What makes this house unique

It is a single family house that is located only a few blocks from the Lake Michigan and the park. Wrigley Field is just north of the house. When you step outside, the area is filled with shops, great restaurants and super close to public transportation. My rear yard is a perfect oasis in the city. Also easy access to De Paul and Northwestern University. Perfect for graduations.


Wrigleyville House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Alarm System
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Security System
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • fax
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , 2nd floor
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower , 3rd floor
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , 1st floor
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 3rd floor
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 2nd floor
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , 2nd floor
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , 3rd floor
  • Lower level also has a twin bed and a sectional sofa for those larger groups.
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Piano
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Lawn / Garden
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Lakeview East/Wrigley/Nightlife/Lake Michigan
average rating of 4.928571 based on 28 reviews

Great place!

  • 5 of 5

Great location and great house, comfortable beds, easy to get to Wrigley and all the spots! Highly recommend it

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location

  • 5 of 5

Great location and house was nice and clean

Donna very nice and responsive

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Incredible location, very clean up-scale house, would recommend without reservation

  • 5 of 5

Perfect location for Lincoln Park restaurants, Wrigley Field, and other Near North Side locations. House is very clean, and comfortable. Plenty of room if traveling with a sizable group. Don't miss the opportunity to reserve this home if you're traveling on the north side of Chicago

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Another Amazing Stay!!

  • 5 of 5

Me and nine friends stayed in Donna's beautiful house for a long weekend the third year in a row. The house is in the IDEAL location to get to so much that Chicago has to offer. Donna is the consummate professional and super easy to deal with. The house was very clean and well maintained. Would highly recommend for any family and/or friend get away! Hope to be back again next year!!

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Property was more then we could have hoped for. Roomy clean and in great location. Donna was very accommodating , for us and and made it possible for 5 couples to stay together. If you are going to the Wrigley field area I highly recommend this home for your group. Also Donna is very helpful in suggestions for things to see and do in Chicago. Wife and I plan on going back and staying in the future.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Place. Great location. Great host.

  • 5 of 5

Stayed in this home for 5 days. Could not have loved it more. Incredibly easy access to the L. Walking distance to Wrigley (we caught two games.) Walking distance to the lake. This is such a fun area. You are minutes away for an incredibly vibrant park of town (bars and restaurants around Wrigley) yet the street is quiet and peaceful. The home is welcoming and cozy. We loved everything about it. Hoping to stay here again in the future.

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
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Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Sidney Marovitz
Nearest Train
0.1 Miles
L station
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Kennedy Expressway
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Lake Michigan
Car: not necessary

Better than a hotel! Stay in a single family home conveniently located near Lake Michigan, Wrigley Field, restaurants, nightlife and public transportation in Chicago's hip Lakeview neighborhood. Walk to the beach and lakefront. Steps to bus line and train station. Every type of cuisine is within walking distance. Italian, Japanese, Chinese, Indian, Mexican, Moroccan, pubs and bars, sandwich shops, Starbucks, Caribou coffee, and much more!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $200
Damage Insurance $99

Many options for World Series, rent one room or most of the house. Call owner for pricing.
This is a single family home that has 4 levels of living space and a wonderful back yard. It is not a condo! There are decks off the rear of each level. This is a very crisp and clean home, great thread count sheets and towels. You can rent the entire house or just a room or the top floor which has 2 bedrooms and a bath with a rear deck. So close to everything!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.