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Central Location, Heinz Field, PNC Park, Universities, UPMC, Museums, Mr. Smalls

Bedrooms 2
Space 950 sq ft
Property type house


About the property

Two story duplex, private entrance

Two bedroom 2nd floor duplex, 2 Queen beds. Private entrance with on street parking. Key less entry leads you up the stairs to a full sized kitchen with all appliances and full bath. Apartment is equipped with all linens, kitchen ware and features 40" LCD TV in living room and 32" TV in Master and 2nd bedroom, Board games and cards, Keurig coffee pot, all appliances, washer/dryer in unit, central air conditioning, premium cable and WiFi, iron/ironing board. Security cameras on premises outside only. NOT A CHILD PROOF RESIDENCE.

Centrally located in Millvale, PA off of Rt.28, Exit 3. Five minute car ride to Lawrenceville and Bloomfield communities, Strip District, Downtown and the Cultural District, PNC Park and Heinz Field. 10 minute drive to Pittsburgh Zoo and Aquarium, Carnegie Science Center and Carnegie Museum.

More Details

Property Manager
Barb & Mike
Member since: 2017
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
23 September, 2018

About Barb & Mike

We have lived in our home for 17years. We have a beautiful 23 year old daughter, 1 dogs and 4 cats and 3 grandchildren. We love our home and our neighborhood and take great pride in our home. We have the best neighbors and enjoy living in Pittsburgh. Both born and raised here. We are family oriented people and enjoy opening our home to visitors and strive to make it an enjoyable stay.

Barb & Mike purchased this house in 2001

Why Barb & Mike chose Pittsburgh

We bought this property so my parents could move in with us and we could take care of them as they aged. My dad passed a year after we moved in and we took care of mom for 10 years until she passed.

What makes this house unique

Beautiful Victorian with stain glass windows original. All original woodwork on the 2nd floor. The home is built sturdy and we love the architecture of it.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house around the Pittsburgh around the Allegheny County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 950 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:30
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • roller blading
If attending either Pirate or Steeler, Penguins or Stage AE concerts, Mike will be more than happy to drive our guests to the venues and then you can take and UBER back to the unit.


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Central Location, Heinz Field, PNC Park, Universities, UPMC, Museums, Mr. Smalls
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews

Welcome Home

  • 5 of 5

Barb & Mike,

Thank you for sharing your home with us. Our visit was very pleasant. If you are looking for a comfortable, quite but cozy get away, we highly recommend Barb & Mike's place.

Best Regards,

The Lynn's (Minnesota)

  • Review Submitted: 21-Sep-2018
  • Date of Stay: September 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Shamokin, USA

Very clean and cozy, felt like home!

  • 5 of 5

Mike and Barb were very friendly and great hosts, firstly. The property is beautiful and was very clean. I loved the stained glass windows. It was also very cozy and homey feeling. It was nice to have somewhere that felt like home to come back to every night. It's such an awesome place, my family and I enjoyed our stay very much. There were no problems/complaints at all, everything was great. I wasn't totally sure on how to work the washing machine (it's different from what I have) and we called Barb to let her know. She and Mike were super nice and helpful and came over right away to help us. We're hoping to eventually come back to Pittsburgh again at some point in the future and hope to stay here again. It was such a pleasure. Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: 13-Sep-2018
  • Date of Stay: August 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect place for a visit to Pittsburgh

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I, and a dear friend of ours, spent 2 nights at Barb & Mike’s place in Millvale. We have rented many places through HomeAway/VRBO as well as Airbnb, including luxury villas in Hawai’i and Costa Rica, but none of them felt as “homey” as this place.

Barb and Mike went above and beyond the call to provide EVERYTHING we could possibly need or want from snacks, bottled water, coffee (with cream), and all necessary items for cooking AND cleaning up in the kitchen, to abundant supplies of towels, wash cloths, soaps and shampoos in the bathroom. The place was immaculate, the beds were comfortable, the Wi-Fi was excellent, the TV’s in the living and each bedroom were great, the reclining couch and love seat in the living room were just what was needed after a long day in the city.

Everything throughout the house was well labeled with directions and the “Welcome Book” was informative and thorough. The ride to downtown Pittsburgh is very easy.

If we head back to The Burgh again in the future, we will certainly consider Barb & Mike’s place for another stay if our party size allows. Thank you for a great weekend!

  • Review Submitted: 13-Sep-2018
  • Date of Stay: September 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the kind words.nothing makes us happier than having our guests comfortable and feel like home. Please come back anytime as it was a pleasure hosting you!
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Clean, well equipped, thoughtfully maintained

  • 5 of 5

We found practically everything one would need to call a place home. Very impressed by the attention to detail in desire to make the customers happy. From small labels telling us where the light switches were to the cold water in the fridge and greate selection of coffee in the kitchen and very comfortable beds, everything was perfectly thought about and prepared to serve us best. Thank you for your hospitality!

  • Review Submitted: 12-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for this review. Our goal is for our home to be comfortable and cozy like your own home. Glad we achieved that goal. Please come back anytime!🙂
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Buena Vista, Virginia

Great stop for the night

  • 5 of 5

Booking was a breeze. I had a correspondence with the owners and they were very informative and friendly. The unit was clean and the owners seemed to have thought of all the little things, offering toothpaste, body wash, water bottles, etc. Nice neighborhood, older home, but kept clean and nice.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the compliments Joe. We appreciate it so much! Please come again anytime.
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Excellent setup, walking distance to the music we enjoyed all weekend

  • 5 of 5

We attended shows at Mr Smalls Theatre over the weekend and this duplex is located a ten minute walk to those events. It was only two of us enjoying the space, and four would have been no problem. Appreciate the snacks, coffee and real coffee creamer made plentifully available. Would stay here again, no problem!

  • Review Submitted: 31-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Bar 3
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Oakmont Country Club
Nearest Train
6 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Lincoln Diner/Pamelas
Car: recommended

Must visit Pamela's for breakfast. Tazza D'orio coffee Is now open. Jean Marc's French bakery is a must. Two breweries in the area, Grist Houst and Drai Laag, Mr. Smalls theatre and the biking/hiking trail from our area Millvale to downtown Pittsburgh along the riverfront.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £18.84
Refundable Damage Deposit £75.36

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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