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Luxury Apartment Rental In La Grange IL - Well Appointed - Minutes To Chicago

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview


Details
Property
apartment
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
3 - 5 nights

Description

La Grange Apartment Rental Photos and Description

2 Bed, 2 Bath - Sleeps 6, Family-Friendly, Perfect Corporate Relocation Rental

Welcome! Your vacation rental is a bright, well-appointed, and thoroughly updated 1300 sq ft apartment in La Grange, Illinois. First impressions are important, and our goal is to have you feel at home from the moment you arrive. Your apartment rental, with private entrance and dedicated off-street parking space, is on the first floor of a two-apartment owner-occupied building. The spacious living room and sun-room welcome you with comfortable seating, and room to spread out. A desk located at one end will easily accommodate two people working on laptops, and gives kids a work-space as well. We provide outlet towers in several locations for all your electronics. The fully-equipped kitchen includes a island/breakfast bar, and the dining room comfortably seats six. There are sleeping accommodations for four in the two nicely sized bedrooms. The option is there for two additional guests to stay in the sun-room which has pocket doors for privacy, and a full size sofa bed equipped with an Air Dream mattress. There are two full baths, including an en-suite in the master bedroom. The master bedroom has a Queen-size bed, and you will enjoy sleeping on a very comfortable Serta Pillowtop mattress. Bedroom Two has twin beds, but these can be changed out for a full-size bed with notice at booking. A front-load washer and dryer is available in the laundry room, located on the lower level. There is central air and heat, wireless internet and printer, and Direct TV. You will also have access to a Weber charcoal grill, and patio seating in the back yard.

Our property is located in a quiet neighborhood, just two blocks from historic, and vibrant downtown La Grange, Illinois with its many shops and restaurants. It's a short two-block walk to the Commuter Rail Line, taking you into Chicago, or points west. Oakbrook Center Mall in Oakbrook, Illinois [Nordstrom, Macy's, and MANY more] is six miles away. It's three miles to Brookfield Zoo [also accessible via the METRA train], and five miles to Loyola University Medical Center. It's only a five minute drive to Plymouth Place Senior Living in La Grange Park, if you are visiting family staying there.

La Grange is a beautiful community with a vibrant downtown, and many choices in restaurants - Italian, Mexican, Chinese, Thai, Japanese, Indian, and American Cuisines. McDonalds, Chipotle, and Starbucks are all walking distance [~5-10 minutes]. There is a Trader Joe's and a Walgreens located within a 10 minute walking distance. Other grocery stores are a 5 minute drive. Whole Foods is a quick four miles away.

Please contact us with any questions. We look forward to hearing from you!

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Chris and Susan
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 2, 2016

About Chris and Susan

We are a married couple that has traveled throughout the US extensively, using the vacation rentals as our lodging in most cases. We have always enjoyed staying in a place that wasn't a tiny 300 sq ft hotel room with no character, and we wanted to try a vacation rental with our property. Our hope is that you will walk in and feel instantly welcomed, and comfortable. We live onsite, but there is no real space that you will have to share with us, including the entrance and driveway.

Chris and Susan purchased this apartment in 1990

Why Chris and Susan chose Illinois

The property is located in the late 1800's established village of La Grange, Illinois. It's in a family oriented neighborhood, and we have always enjoyed coming to La Grange for various reasons, and staying to go to lunch, dinner or a movie, just 2 blocks away. We relocated to La Grange in 2013, after completing a complete remodel of our building.

What makes this apartment unique

Our building is completely remodeled, and thoroughly updated - walls, floors, windows, and appliances, and fixtures.

We have had several different experiences in vacation rentals and we we hope that we have covered most of the deficiencies that we have come across. Simple things like cleanliness, comfortable seating, and sleeping for sure, but also providing good cookware and kitchen utensils, not 23 slotted spoons but no functional cork screw....

Please let us know if there are any allergy concerns so that we may prepare the house or kitchen for your stay.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

Luxury Apartment Rental In La Grange IL - Well Appointed - Minutes To Chicago
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews
5

Great place to stay when visiting Chicago!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 6 adults had a great stay at this property during the holidays. The entire home is clean and comfortable and fit our needs perfectly. The kitchen is outfitted with top-of-the line appliances and was great for quick breakfasts or for preparing a complete dinner and included everthing we needed! The bedding and linens were fresh, new and very comfortable. The televisions, blue ray player, printer and wi-fi worked flawlessly and met all our electronic needs! The property is located near quaint shopping and dining. Too bad we didn't have more time to check that area out as we commuted into Chicago both days we were there. Driving into the city was easy and we could have also taken the train vs. driving. We were welcomed by the host with a bottle of wine upon arrival. What's not to like?

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Kelly, thanks for such a great review! We are happy your family was comfortable, and that you had a great time while visiting Chicago.
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5

Beyond expectations

  • 5 of 5

Beautifully restored and decorated home in La Grange. My sister, husband, and I spent New Year's Eve in La Grange. The house was very comfortable with a very well-equipped kitchen. The house includes a large dining room, large living room, and a sun room with pocket doors. The master bath has a walk-in shower with a seat and grab bar. We wanted for nothing!

The home is located on a quiet residential street within blocks of the train station and the shops and restaurants of La Grange. We would recommend this home to any of our family, relatives, or friends.

  • Submitted: Jan 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Excellent in every way!

  • 5 of 5

This home is warm and welcoming ! Perfect for our family's Christmas gathering! So beautifully furnished from top to bottom.

Chris and Susan provided everything we needed from a "Packn'Play", and highchair for our grandson, to Christmas decorations. They have honestly thought of everything you could need: plenty of towels,comfortable beds,completely stocked amazing kitchen,nice dining table for our family and even a fireplace to hang our stockings! Our children are still thanking us for finding such a lovely place to be together.

The location couldn't be better. We walked to "Palmer's Restaurant" and the "Blueberry Cafe" on La Grange Road. We visited Brookfield Zoo for their "Holiday Magic." We enjoyed it all! Thank you Chris and Susan for making your home so beautiful and then sharing it with others.

We would do this again in a heartbeat!

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ginny, Thank you so much for the nice review. We are happy that your family had such a great time at our place!
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5

Five Star Accomodations! Ritz Carlton like stay

  • 5 of 5

Lovely, lovely, lovely. So happy we stayed here for Thanksgiving to be near family and our expectations were exceeded. All the beds have nice mattresses, pillows and linens- great night sleep. Gorgeous updated bathrooms with fluffy towels (and plenty of extras under the sink). Kitchen is top of the line with Vitamix blender and Kitchen Aid mixer and appliances (and some basic food supplies- thanks). Large living room for relaxing including a desk supplied with wireless printer (so handy) and supplies. Great location one block from a charming downtown LaGrange (including a Starbucks one block away) and train to city. Will stay here again. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Dec 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Marjorie, We are so happy to hear that you and your family enjoyed your time in La Grange, and thank you for providing such a nice review of our rental! We look forward to your next visit!
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5

A fantastic experience.

  • 5 of 5

We could go on and on, but suffice it to say that there could not have been anything better about the property (roomy, great finishes and furnishings), its location (a short walk to a great suburban downtown and to the train to get to downtown Chicago), or our landlord (hosts really, who were able and willing to help with anything).

We loved everything about it.

  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Bill, Thank you so much for the great review! It was a pleasure having you both here, and we look forward to seeing you again next year.
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5

Great location, and cute house!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I and our three kids (4,3, and 0.75) came to Chicago for a relative's wedding, and opted for a house instead of a hotel so that we could...survive.

This apartment/house was a perfect setup! there was a large hall closet we were able to put the pack-n-play in, the older two had a bedroom to themselves, and my wife and I maintained our sanity and had a great time in Chicagoland!

The house is within easy walking distance to a train station if you want to go into downtown, and also a cute little downtown strip of shops and restaurants. But the immediate neighborhood has a quiet suburban feel, not at all unsafe or heavily traffic'd or anything!

The decoration was charming and warm. The kitchen was very well equipped and user friendly. The host was gracious and kind. The kids even had special pillows on their beds that she had purchased to make them feel more welcome.

I would, and certainly hope to come again.

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow! Thanks for a great review! It was a pleasure meeting you and your family. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay, and would love to have you back if your future travels include another trip to Chicago.
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Map

Cafe Calbay
Brookfield Zoo
Starbucks
Al's Char-house Steak House
Antonino's Ristorante
Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Midway Airport is 10 miles, O'Hare Airport is 15.
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Several-Downtown La Grange is a two block walk.
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Public courses within five miles.
Nearest Train
0.1 Miles
METRA/Burlington West Line is a two block walk.
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Easy access to I-294, I-55 and Eisenhower Expwy.
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
A two block walk to many great restaurants.
Nearest Beach
12 Miles
Chicago beaches can be accessed by car/train/bus.
Car: not necessary

5 minute walk to train, 20 minutes to downtown Chicago by train, most every kind of service within a 5 min walk, including 20+ restaurants, movie theater, drug, grocery, hair, nail salons, and a hardware store. 20 min from MDW airport by car, several cab companies available. Onsite laundry, off street parking for 2 cars, more available on request. Neighborhood is safe and very walkable. LaGrange is an upscale village with a vibrant downtown, centrally located to most attractions in the city and the west suburbs of Chicago. Please contact us for any more specific information or requirements. Patio is available with use of Weber charcoal grill, available upon request at booking.

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Rates & Availability

La Grange Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Christmas Holiday 2016
Dec 22 2016 - Dec 30 2016
4 night minimum stay
$210
$1,300
 
 
New Year Holiday 2016
Dec 31 2016 - Jan 2 2017
3 night minimum stay
$220
$1,300
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer 2017
May 26 2017 - Sep 4 2017
5 night minimum stay
$200
$1,250
$3,750
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving 2017
Nov 23 2017 - Nov 27 2017
4 night minimum stay
$210
$1,200
 
 
Christmas/New Year 2017
Dec 20 2017 - Jan 2 2018
4 night minimum stay
$220
$1,300
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$180
$1,150
$3,450
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $99
Cleaning Fee $120 + Tax
Tax Rate 6.5%

CANCELLATIONS - A thirty (30) day notice is required for cancellation. Cancellations that are made more than thirty (30) days prior to the arrival date will receive a full refund. Cancellations made less than 30 days prior to arrival will be subject to a 50% of full rental charge.
50% deposit required to reserve the dates. Full payment is due 30 days prior to check-in.
Rates are subject to change until booking is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

La Grange Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • 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 ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , ensuite bath in bedroom 1 - walk-in tiled shower.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Bathroom 2 just steps away from bedroom 2 in hallway
  • Bathrooms are stocked with basic necessities - shampoo, conditioner, soaps, and hair dryer.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Can be switched to one full size bed UPON REQUEST AT BOOKING
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Very comfortable Serta Pillowtop mattress
  • ALL sheets and linens are freshly laundered for your stay! Mattresses and pillows are encased in protective covers for a healthy rest. A SleepFresh portable crib [fits up to 30 pounds - 36 months] is available for your little one - just let us know if you need it when booking.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Notes:
Check-in is at 3:30 PM day of arrival; check-out is by 11 AM on day of departure. If reservation is less than 30 days prior to arrival, payment in full is required.

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