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Comfort, Space, and Charm just Steps From Grand Ave and Summit Ave.

People6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 1,300 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

An Entertainment Sized 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath That Can Sleep 1-5. Walk Everywhere

This very spacious main level unit will exceed expectations in detail to comfort and style. It is the third unit to be offered by same VRBO (designer) owner. Recently renovated and furnished it boasts 1300 sqft.- there is plenty of room to spread out and enjoy your family and friends. The Living Room is in the front and has a large desk in front of the south facing windows - perfect for watching life stroll by as you work. Beyond the living room is the dining area which can accommodate 8. This unit has a full sized kitchen, complete with center island and plenty of counter space to set out a festive buffet! in the very back off of the kitchen is a spacious bedroom with Queen bed. There is a walk-in closet and plenty of room to store luggage. The bathroom is located off of the kitchen area; just a few steps from the bedroom. It has a walk -in shower and is comfortably sized to meet your needs. When the weather cooperates be sure to utilize the charming large front porch; there is a place to sit and visit and a bistro table and chairs to enjoy an informal meal El Fresco! On the colder days click on the electric fireplace in living room to cozy up the space. You will quickly make this place your home away from home while taking in all the unique shops, restaurants, and homes this wonderful historic area offers.


Owner
Stacey Johnson
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
14 September, 2017

About Stacey Johnson

I'm a house junkie still in rehabilitation........honestly just love old houses, new houses, house ideas, house design and construction. Past 10 years I have been involved in every facet of real estate and renovation, and love more than anything the transformation of homes and spaces. In every house there's a beautiful home wanting to emerge! This in combination with hospitality is a perfect fit for me......the creation of an experience! I hope you 'feel'- cozy, warm, welcome, and at peace when you stay at one of my vacation rentals.

Stacey Johnson purchased this condo in 2012

What makes this condo unique

The location of this unit is so ideal. It allows one to ditch the car and just walk to the best of St. Paul - Grand Ave and it's fun shops, restaurants, and bars. Or head down Summit Ave and gawk at hundreds of some of the most amazing architectural homes in the US. Also right in the neighborhood is the Cathedral of St. Paul; something simply astonishing to see. Just a bit further but still walkable is the Capitol, another amazing architectural feat. For a more livelier walk you can head downtown and take in more restaurants, theatres, and possibly a concert at the Excel Center. It truly is the epicenter of fun!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you Stacey for everything! We loved it here!!
Aug 2015
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Summit Hill in St. Paul

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Full sized walk-in shower (no bath tub). Single basin vanity with good counter space and storage. Additional storage in built-in wall cabinet. Soft, very absorbent towels! Hair Dryer available.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Generous sized bedroom (12X14) Queen bed with new high end mattress and nice soft bedding. Walk- in closet with plenty of shelving and hooks. Full sized dresser. Large flat screen TV. And wall air conditioning unit.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(43 traveller reviews)

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Comfort, Space, and Charm just Steps From Grand Ave and Summit Ave.
average rating of 4.883721 based on 44 reviews
5

Comfy and convenient

  • 5 of 5

Great bed and front porch with lots of space inside. My sister and I walked the neighborhood admiring all the lovely Victorian homes. Convenient to restaurants and shoppers too. Just wish we had had more time to explore and relax on the front porch. Thanks Stacey for being a great hostess!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great apartment in a great location

  • 5 of 5

See review posted yesterday -- we had two reservations because our plans changed, and Stacey accommodated our extended stay. Thanks again for a great VRBO experience!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cape Cod
5

Great place in a great location!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay at Grand Hill, and we were comfortable and felt welcome. Stacey's decor is lovely, and the space is great for a couple and a small dog. The location is convenient to shopping and getting back and forth from each of the Twin Cities. We especially enjoyed walking around the neighborhood looking at the Summit Avenue mansions. We will definitely return to Grand Hill when we visit family and friends in the Twin Cities area!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Even better than what the pictures show!

  • 5 of 5

For a week in June, we were in town to celebrate a family milestone. Throughout the reservation process, the owner (Stacey) was very responsive to our questions, provided local pointers, and offered suggestions. We rented the lower unit of this house. For check-in, Stacey met us at the house for a quick tour. Our immediate impression was “this rental is even nicer in person than it appeared in the photos!” Charming, clean, efficient, comfortable and located in a neighborhood we really enjoyed walking around each day. The architectural interest of the surrounding historic homes is amazing. We really enjoyed ending each day with a relaxing sit on the front porch. Although the porch area is also available to the upstairs unit, we never saw anyone else around. Without hesitation, this may be our go-to place for future visits to the Minneapolis/St. Paul area.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cambridge, MA
5

Beautiful place in great neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our time here. Close to everything. Clean and beautifully decorated place. Highly recommend!!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Stayed here while our condo floor was repaired.

  • 5 of 5

what a soothing, happy place to be. Stacey's great attention to detail and wonderful style makes this a perfect place to relax... and, we did!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
7 Miles
MSP
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Tavern on Grand
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Como Public Course
Nearest Motorway
0.2 Miles
35E
Nearest Restaurant
0.02 Miles
La Cucaracha
Nearest Ski
18 Miles
Afton Alps
Nearest Beach
6 Miles
Fort Snelling Park

The Summit Hill area is one of the nation's premier collections/concentration of turn of the century mansions and architecture. Less than one block away on Summit Ave is F. Scott Fitzgerald's brownstone he lived in during several of his writing years. James J. Hill mansion is a must see and is walking distance from VRBO unit. Over 14,000 sqft. of splendid finishes and design. Nina's coffee house is a nice walk for a cup of local coffee and people watching; it is in another magnificent building that won't disappoint.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Summit Hill, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Peak
1 May 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£418
for 3 nights
From
£127
From
£143
Fri,Sat,Sun
£939
£3,561
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving
21 Nov 2017 - 27 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
£611
for 4 nights
From
£143
 
 
Holiday
19 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
£624
for 4 nights
From
£147
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Pre- Super Bowl
21 Jan 2018 - 1 Feb 2018
4 night minimum stay
£906
for 4 nights
From
£217
 
 
Super Bowl
1 Feb 2018 - 5 Feb 2018
5 night minimum stay
£2,496
 
 
Macalester Graduation
11 May 2018 - 14 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£492
for 3 nights
From
£152
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£418
for 3 nights
From
£127
From
£139
Fri,Sat,Sun
£939
£2,905
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £37.04
Additional Guest Fee £11.11 per person per night
Pet Fee £29.63

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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