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Cozy 1920's Arts and Crafts Bungalow - Walk to Downtown & Mayo Clinic

22 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Minimum Stay
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Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Kutzky Park

3 Bedroom, 2 Bath House (Sleeps 6)

You will feel right at home in this warm and cozy 2-story home. The home is completely furnished and ready for someone needing fully equipped short term housing.

Located on a quiet corner of the historic Kutzky Park neighborhood, this 3 BR/2 BA home is a short walk from Mayo Clinic, St. Mary's Hospital and Rochester's wonderful walking/jogging/biking trail system.

The main floor features 9' ceilings, hardwood floors, a gas fireplace for comfort and french doors leading to a private patio area. The upstairs loft area is a perfect private area which includes bath, shower, living area with TV, table, desk and couch. Could be a master suite or private area for guests.

This home will comfortably accommodate 5-6 people.

Master Bedroom: Queen Bed

Main Floor Bedroom 2: Full/Double Bed

Upstairs Bedroom 3: Queen Bed

The owners are always available by email/smart phone.

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
15 October, 2016

About borgen.wayne@gmail.com

We love the Kutzke Neighborhood and older homes - this is our second home here. My wife worked at Mayo Clinic for 38 years and living this close eliminated the need to contend with parking as she could easily walk to work. I worked for Augsburg College in Rochester and could bike to work which I much enjoyed after years of commuting.

borgen.wayne@gmail.com purchased this house in 2005

Why borgen.wayne@gmail.com chose Rochester

We lived in various outlying neighborhoods in Rochester for many years - neighborhood home, acreage and a townhome. We always enjoyed Rochester but we always drove to get downtown and to work. In 2002 we moved to a house in Kutzke and enjoyed the people we met and the older homes. In 2005 we purchased our second home in Kutzke and still enjoy our time here.

What makes this house unique

The woodwork, floors, layout and vintage windows first drew us in. We loved having the master bedroom on the main floor, which is uncommon for 1920's homes. The proximity to bike trails, Mayo facilities and downtown sealed the deal.


based on 22 holidaymaker reviews

Cozy 1920's Arts and Crafts Bungalow - Walk to Downtown & Mayo Clinic
average rating of 4.909091 based on 22 reviews

Nice place to spend some time

  • 5 of 5

We rented this place because it's homey and quiet. It's in a great location to downtown, Mayo Clinic (10 minute walk), restaurants and shopping. The owner Wayne, is very nice and will help out with anything you might need.


  • Review Submitted: Sep 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy, Comfortable and Convenient

  • 5 of 5

Our family came to Rochester for a family reunion. Two family units stayed in this home which proved very comfortable for all with privacy provided on various levels of the home. The main living area is beautifully decorated including a fireplace, up-to-date technology and a baby grand piano. This home is centrally located and within minutes of any location within the Rochester area. The owner, Wayne, was easy to work with in planning our trip and extremely hospitable upon arrival. Highly recommend this property!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Home Away from Home

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I look forward to staying in this comfortable home whenever we visit our daughter who lives and works in Rochester. The home is tastefully done with all of the amenities and comforts of home.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Look no further --

  • 5 of 5

Minneapolis Group, in the review below, gives an excellent description of this lovely home. One of us enjoyed the privacy of the upstairs suite, and my husband and I enjoyed the very comfortable bed in the first-floor master. There is room for many more -- and plenty of space for all to spread out. The furniture is comfortable and decor very pleasing. We loved the eclectic artwork. Mid-stay, we took a two day trip to Fargo, and borrowed several music CDs from their 100+ selection for the drive. So nice to have.

Don't waste your money on a hotel. This home away from home is perfect for families, groups and Clinic visitors. Wayne, the owner, is wonderful to work with and very responsive.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful, comfortable and inviting house

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at this property a number of times when working in Rochester. Wayne could not be more accommodating and helpful! The house is tastefully decorated with leather couches, beautiful art and a fireplace, while being very comfortable. The second floor is like an small apartment with a sectional couch, television, eating table, bathroom, dressing room and double bed. Access to this space is by a rather steep set of stairs so would not be recommended for those who are not comfortable with steps. However for those who are- it is a beautiful retreat that has much privacy. SImilarly the basement has it's own couch and television and eating area and double bed. There is also room for a portable mattress in this space. The laundry is on this level. On the main floor is a living room, dining room, kitchen, bathroom and 2 lovely bedrooms. We have stayed there in different seasons but when it is cold, there are separate heating units for the 2nd floor and the basement that warm the spaces very quickly. Six of us stayed there this time and the house's layout works for everyone to have their own space as well as common space. A wonderful stay again! We highly recommend it. Thank you, Wayne for being a great host.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfection in every way

  • 5 of 5

My two sisters and I just completed a second trip to Rochester, and a second 5-day stay at this cozy, comfortable, astonishingly well-equipped home. If I lived in Rochester, I would live here. We love this house, and Wayne, the owner, is the perfect host. He is responsive, accessible, and kind. This home is in the neighborhood we grew up in, an old part of Rochester full of character, charm, convenience, and old-time neighborhood feeling. Stay here! You will be so glad you did!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
9 Miles
Rochester International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.6 Miles
Red Wood Room
Nearest Golf
1.6 Miles
Soldiers Field Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Highway 52
Nearest Restaurant
0.6 Miles
300 First

Rochester is proud to be the home of Mayo Clinic. Mayo Clinic is the first and largest integrated, not-for-profit group practice in the world. Doctors from every medical specialty work together to care for patients under the philosophy of 'the needs of the patient come first.' A model for medical practice, Mayo Clinic took root and grew in the farm fields near Rochester. It combines a heritage of medical expertise with careful attention to individual patient needs, resulting in a thorough and personal approach to health care. The city of Rochester and its businesses also strive to create that personalized approach to all aspects of a guest's stay while visiting Mayo Clinic. Rochester is a city located known as a great place to live, work and visit. Rochester combines the best aspects of an innovative and cosmopolitan city with the charm of a small town environment.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Kutzky Park, Minnesota

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3 night minimum stay
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Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £123
Property Damage Protection £48
Tax Rate 14.82%

Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Kutzky Park in Minnesota

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
  • 3 stories
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 Main Floor - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 Loft Area - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , Loft location which takes up the entire 2nd story.
    Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , Main Floor queen bed with armoire.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , Main floor with french door leading to patio.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • 8 garden chairs
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • Racquetball
  • roller blading
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis

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