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51st Floor MagMile Penthouse - VIEWS, Fireplace, Balcony, Pool, WiFi

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 1,050 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

This Penthouse unit is a magnificent unique rental in Chicago. Towering above the city, with dramatic floor to ceiling window in the living areas and exquisite fireplace, this Penthouse gives you the ultimate in city living. It's all about the views and location. The city unfolds before you with Lake Michigan as a backdrop; nowhere in Chicago can you stay with views like these. Bordered by the elegance and glamour of North Michigan Avenue to the east and the artsy sophistication of the River North District to the west, Penthouse#5 is at the heart of one of Chicago most exciting neighborhoods. Life here is flavored with world class shopping, the best of casual and fine dining, galleries and clubs . This rental complies with City of Chicago Ordinances License #2210737

Check out what our Guests have to say

Life is always better at the top

More Details

Owner
Owner/Manager
Member since: 2001
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 23, 2017

Amenities

River North Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 51
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1050 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1) AeroBed that pulls out of sofa in the living room (1)
Entertainment:
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(50 traveler reviews)

51st Floor MagMile Penthouse - VIEWS, Fireplace, Balcony, Pool, WiFi
average rating of 4.92 based on 50 reviews
5

Great Place!

  • 5 of 5

A great apartment with everything you need to enjoy Chicago. Situated in a most convenient place. A few steps from a supermarket, a few steps from a metro station, walking distance to all the action, etc.

The views from the apartment are beautiful and the fireplace lovely (and warm when needed)

I will come back!

Thanks!!!

  • Submitted: May 12, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

Traveling on business. Had everything I could ask for and more. Very Clean, very comfortable. The view was amazing! Thanks, next time I am in Chicago I will stay here!

  • Submitted: May 8, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A really good apartment with amazing views

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this apt for 5 nights on our 1st ever visit to Chicago, and we could not have chosen better! The apt is spacious, clean, functional, very well situated and, above all, has amazing views. The process with the Friedkins was very professional and smooth. Of all the places we’ve rented over the years on three continents, this was one of the very best city apartments. We can highly recommend this to anyone.

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great stay

  • 4 of 5

The unit is ideally located--close to many restaurants, 10 min walk to the magnificent mile and spectacular views.

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing place

  • 5 of 5

What a great place to stay in Chicago ,immaculate spacious apartment with everything you may need and more . Location is unbeatable and the view is plain gorgeous . Older building with character (in my opinion a big plus ) and very well maintained . Tons of ameneties . We will come back every time we travel to Chicago .

  • Submitted: Dec 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

a great apartment, living the high life in Chicago

  • 4 of 5

This is a spacious, very well appointed apartment with great views. Why would anyone stay in a hotel room when you can have all of this space and such a high level of amenities?

The kitchen is extremely well stocked, with everything you could need including some things that aren’t normally found such as spices and helpful things like cling wrap. This is ideal if you are interested in some self catering, especially given the supermarket on the ground floor of the building.

The apartment was very clean, and the bed very comfortable. Amenities such as the washing machine and dryer (including washing liquid) are very handy for travellers who are away from home on an extended break.

The photos are an accurate representation of the property. The location is ideal, close to everything, Even though there’s public transport on the corner you can walk to many places.

International guests should note that this is not what we would refer to as a penthouse – in that it is not on the top floor. I have come across this description of a penthouse in the US which seems to refer to just high floors. We thought we would be on the very top floor to avoid any potential noise from upstairs neighbours, so we were initially a bit concerned. We did not have any noise issues, though.

There are a few other quibbles. The towels could be newer / better quality. The plastic flowers are not to everyone’s taste (well, not to mine!).

The main drawback is the extent to which ‘house rules’ are communicated. On the plus side, they are made clear from the start, which is appreciated. There are, however, many plaques throughout the apartment reminding you of specific rules and warning of a loss of deposit each time. This significantly reduces the feeling of being welcomed. As did the detailed email on the day before we left reminding us of the condition in which we should leave the apartment. Perhaps the owner had a bad experience at some point, as all other communication was quite friendly. On the plus side our deposit was returned to us very quickly.

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

River North Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
2017-06-23 - 2017-06-25
Jun 23 2017 - Jun 25 2017
4 night minimum stay
$199
From
$138
Sun
 
 
2017-06-26 - 2017-07-02
Jun 26 2017 - Jul 2 2017
4 night minimum stay
$174
From
$255
Fri
 
 
2017-07-03 - 2017-07-09
Jul 3 2017 - Jul 9 2017
3 night minimum stay
$201
From
$316
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
2017-07-10 - 2017-07-16
Jul 10 2017 - Jul 16 2017
4 night minimum stay
$268
From
$340
Fri,Sat
 
 
2017-07-17 - 2017-07-23
Jul 17 2017 - Jul 23 2017
4 night minimum stay
$280
From
$417
Fri,Sat
 
 
2017-07-24 - 2017-07-30
Jul 24 2017 - Jul 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
$343
From
$264
Sun
 
 
2017-07-31 - 2017-08-06
Jul 31 2017 - Aug 6 2017
4 night minimum stay
$311
From
$480
Thu,Fri,Sat
 
 
2017-08-07 - 2017-08-13
Aug 7 2017 - Aug 13 2017
4 night minimum stay
$276
From
$335
Thu,Fri,Sat
 
 
2017-08-14 - 2017-08-20
Aug 14 2017 - Aug 20 2017
4 night minimum stay
$236
From
$353
Fri,Sat
 
 
2017-08-21 - 2017-08-27
Aug 21 2017 - Aug 27 2017
4 night minimum stay
$227
From
$307
Fri,Sat
 
 
2017-08-28 - 2017-09-03
Aug 28 2017 - Sep 3 2017
4 night minimum stay
$232
From
$344
Fri,Sat
 
 
2017-09-04 - 2017-09-10
Sep 4 2017 - Sep 10 2017
4 night minimum stay
$215
From
$340
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
2017-09-11 - 2017-09-17
Sep 11 2017 - Sep 17 2017
3 night minimum stay
$288
From
$418
Fri,Sat
 
 
2017-09-18 - 2017-09-24
Sep 18 2017 - Sep 24 2017
2 night minimum stay
$219
From
$291
Fri,Sat
 
 
2017-09-25 - 2017-10-01
Sep 25 2017 - Oct 1 2017
4 night minimum stay
$231
From
$296
Fri,Sat
 
 
2017-10-02 - 2017-10-08
Oct 2 2017 - Oct 8 2017
4 night minimum stay
$228
From
$501
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
2017-10-09 - 2017-10-15
Oct 9 2017 - Oct 15 2017
4 night minimum stay
$267
From
$317
Sat
 
 
2017-10-16 - 2017-10-22
Oct 16 2017 - Oct 22 2017
4 night minimum stay
$262
From
$325
Fri,Sat
 
 
2017-10-23 - 2017-10-29
Oct 23 2017 - Oct 29 2017
4 night minimum stay
$259
From
$331
Fri,Sat
 
 
2017-10-30 - 2017-11-05
Oct 30 2017 - Nov 5 2017
4 night minimum stay
$260
From
$320
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
2017-11-06 - 2017-11-12
Nov 6 2017 - Nov 12 2017
4 night minimum stay
$330
From
$245
Sun
 
 
2017-11-13 - 2017-11-19
Nov 13 2017 - Nov 19 2017
4 night minimum stay
$243
From
$293
Fri,Sat
 
 
2017-11-20 - 2017-11-26
Nov 20 2017 - Nov 26 2017
4 night minimum stay
$258
From
$315
Sat
 
 
2017-11-27 - 2017-12-03
Nov 27 2017 - Dec 3 2017
4 night minimum stay
$256
From
$205
Thu,Sun
 
 
2017-12-04 - 2017-12-10
Dec 4 2017 - Dec 10 2017
4 night minimum stay
$188
From
$234
Fri,Sat
 
 
2017-12-11 - 2017-12-17
Dec 11 2017 - Dec 17 2017
4 night minimum stay
$179
From
$225
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
2017-12-18 - 2017-12-24
Dec 18 2017 - Dec 24 2017
4 night minimum stay
$232
From
$170
Sun
 
 
2017-12-25 - 2017-12-31
Dec 25 2017 - Dec 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
$179
From
$327
Sun
 
 
2018-01-01 - 2018-01-07
Jan 1 2018 - Jan 7 2018
4 night minimum stay
$286
From
$335
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
2018-01-08 - 2018-01-14
Jan 8 2018 - Jan 14 2018
4 night minimum stay
$317
From
$213
Sun
 
 
2018-01-15 - 2018-01-21
Jan 15 2018 - Jan 21 2018
4 night minimum stay
$169
From
$148
Thu,Sun
 
 
2018-01-22 - 2018-01-28
Jan 22 2018 - Jan 28 2018
4 night minimum stay
$166
From
$148
Thu,Sun
 
 
2018-01-29 - 2018-02-04
Jan 29 2018 - Feb 4 2018
4 night minimum stay
$142
From
$182
Fri,Sat
 
 
2018-02-05 - 2018-02-11
Feb 5 2018 - Feb 11 2018
4 night minimum stay
$148
From
$191
Fri,Sat
 
 
2018-02-12 - 2018-02-18
Feb 12 2018 - Feb 18 2018
4 night minimum stay
$158
From
$206
Fri,Sat
 
 
2018-02-19 - 2018-02-25
Feb 19 2018 - Feb 25 2018
4 night minimum stay
$173
From
$225
Fri,Sat
 
 
2018-02-26 - 2018-03-04
Feb 26 2018 - Mar 4 2018
4 night minimum stay
$190
From
$250
Fri,Sat
 
 
2018-03-05 - 2018-03-11
Mar 5 2018 - Mar 11 2018
4 night minimum stay
$207
From
$270
Fri,Sat
 
 
2018-03-12 - 2018-03-18
Mar 12 2018 - Mar 18 2018
4 night minimum stay
$216
From
$357
Thu,Fri,Sat
 
 
2018-03-19 - 2018-03-25
Mar 19 2018 - Mar 25 2018
4 night minimum stay
$235
From
$310
Fri,Sat
 
 
2018-03-26 - 2018-04-01
Mar 26 2018 - Apr 1 2018
4 night minimum stay
$251
From
$499
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
2018-04-02 - 2018-04-08
Apr 2 2018 - Apr 8 2018
4 night minimum stay
$503
From
$558
Fri,Sat
 
 
2018-04-09 - 2018-04-15
Apr 9 2018 - Apr 15 2018
4 night minimum stay
$387
From
$280
Thu,Sun
 
 
2018-04-16 - 2018-04-22
Apr 16 2018 - Apr 22 2018
4 night minimum stay
$270
From
$344
Fri,Sat
 
 
2018-04-23 - 2018-04-29
Apr 23 2018 - Apr 29 2018
4 night minimum stay
$274
From
$351
Fri,Sat
 
 
2018-04-30 - 2018-05-06
Apr 30 2018 - May 6 2018
4 night minimum stay
$282
From
$362
Fri,Sat
 
 
2018-05-07 - 2018-05-13
May 7 2018 - May 13 2018
4 night minimum stay
$557
From
$343
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
2018-05-14 - 2018-05-20
May 14 2018 - May 20 2018
4 night minimum stay
$302
From
$383
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
2018-05-21 - 2018-05-27
May 21 2018 - May 27 2018
4 night minimum stay
$374
From
$627
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
2018-05-28 - 2018-06-03
May 28 2018 - Jun 3 2018
4 night minimum stay
$565
From
$506
Thu,Sun
 
 
2018-06-04 - 2018-06-04
Jun 4 2018 - Jun 4 2018
4 night minimum stay
$489
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$245
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $75
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 17.4%

Limited DISCOUNTED parking is available at $34/day.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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