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4+ bedrooms - 4000sf stone house - heart of KC: MARTINI CORNER/CROWN CENTER

People12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's1
Space 4,000 sq ft
Property type house

Overview

About the property

4 bed - 3.5 bath - 4000sf sumptuous house - Fully equipped - Host 8 to 12 guests

Our 4000 sf home has that modern Chateau feeling and we hope your stay will be as royal as can be.

You might read on the different reviews that in some instances we rented the entire house to our guests, in others we shared the house with our guests and provided breakfast, operating as a B&B. This is no longer the case, we only rent the entire house now and we don't live in the house any more. It will be all yours to enjoy :)

We are only a few minutes away from Crown Center (we are part of the Crown Center district & North Hyde Park area), 3 blocks from Martini Corner, Power & Light, Westport, Plaza, Downtown, River Market, Chiefs & Royals stadiums. We are perfectly centered in the city so nothing is far away and buses are only a block away.

The house is fully furnished, linen & towels, hair products, soap, etc. are provided. The kitchen is fully equipped. In short, you'll find in this house everything you need as you would find in your own home.

Note: due to the limited time we have in between 2 rentals to do laundry and clean, if you need more than one set of sheets, one bath towel, washcloth, hand towel (provided) please bring extra ones.

Other than a great kitchen, living and dining room, we have an awesome space on the 3rd floor, the "lounge" area with a bar, sofas, books, etc. A great place to relax.

Our rooms:

Louis XIV has a Queen size bed, its own en suite bathroom and large outdoor patio.

Victoria has a King size bed, its own bathroom across the hallway.

Louis-François has a King size bed and shares a bathroom with Anne-Elisabeth.

Anne-Elisabeth has a Queen size bed and shares a bathroom with Louis-François.

Bedding consist of duvets and duvet covers. The duvet cover is useful because it protects the duvet during use and is easily removed and easy to wash after each guest. It serves as a top sheet and makes the whole chore of making your bed a lot easier. It’s a single covering instead of a combination of sheets, blankets, quilts and other bed coverings.

Each bedroom has its own flat screen TV, as does the living room.

We have free Wi-Fi throughout the house (Google Fiber), central AC and heat.

There is plenty of parking space in the back of the house where 4 cars can easily park. (no more than 4 please and no parking or driving on the grass).

Our neighborhood is a melting pot of cultures and artists. We are right by 'Martini Corner' where you can walk to from the house and have a nice choice of bars and restaurants.

Last but not least, please note that, as specified on our listing and house rules only registered guests are allowed in the property: this house does not allow any type of event, social gathering/parties.

More Details

Owner
Frederique Guette
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
20 May, 2018

About Frederique Guette

My husband and I are French born. I'm from Paris, he is from Brittany (Celtic part of France, West coast). We still have our house in Brittany where we return every year.

I have lived in the US about 20 years, I was an AFS student in KC in 83 (foreign exchange student). My husband has lived here since early 2014 when we left France and decided to move to KC.

In two words, we love to travel, eat good food and meet people and we hope to meet you soon!

Frederique Guette purchased this house in 2014

Why Frederique Guette chose North Hyde Park

We love the neighborhood, a melting pot of cultures and artists, close to everything!

What makes this house unique

The house is right in the middle of everything, the Royals or Chiefs stadium, the midtown and downtown area as well as the Plaza and Westport.

The house is gorgeous and was completely remodeled a couple of years ago, we love the 3rd floor with its high ceiling and incredible chandelier.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in North Hyde Park in Kansas City

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 4 - Toilet
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower)
  • Soap, shampoo, conditioner, towels, wash cloths, hair dryer are provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Sofa bed/Futon , This sleeping area is on the 3rd floor of the house
  • Our rooms: **Louis XIV has a Queen size bed, its own en suite bathroom and large outdoor patio. **Victoria has a King size bed, its own bathroom across the hallway **Louis-François has a King size bed and shares a bathroom with Anne-Elisabeth. **Anne-Elisabeth has a Queen size bed and shares a bathroom with Louis-François. **Four extra guests can sleep on the 3rd floor where we have 2 sofa beds. Bedding consist of duvets and duvet covers. The duvet cover is useful because it protects the duvet during use and is easily removed and easy to wash after each guest. It serves as a top sheet and makes the whole chore of making your bed a lot easier. It’s a single covering instead of a combination of sheets, blankets, quilts and other bed coverings. Each bedroom has its own flat screen TV.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • gambling casinos
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • Shopping
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Notes:
Only registered guests are allowed access to the property. No parties are allowed, this is not a "party" house, we do not tolerate excessive drinking, use of drugs, etc. No judgment on our part, just not the type of guests we want in our house.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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4+ bedrooms - 4000sf stone house - heart of KC: MARTINI CORNER/CROWN CENTER
average rating of 4.8285713 based on 35 reviews
Philadelphia, PA
5

Rehabbed, Well Maintained Mansion in Gentrifying Neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

This house is simply gorgeous - updated, new kitchen, refinished original floors, central air/heat, plenty of space (you can get lost in this house). Tastefully decorated, great art, responsive owner. Many we met told us the neighborhood was is famous for being home to Walt Disney's house. All of the homes are pretty big, not all are rehabbed. It is a booming, rapidly gentrifying neighborhood. We found it very safe and welcoming compared to gentrifying neighborhoods in Philadelphia. Martini Corner is two blocks away - highly recommend Tower Tavern and Brick House. Kittys Cafe A+ right around the corner. Everything is max a 5-15 minute Uber away. Easy walk to Union Station, even downtown if you have the legs. If you question the no shoes in the house policy, the minute you walk in you'll see why. The back deck could use some updating but other than that, this was a perfect retreat for a girls weekend.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Anne for your review! I hope we will have the pleasure of hosting you again next time you need a house in Kansas City. Take good care :) Frédérique
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5

Charming and comfortable stay.

  • 5 of 5

The home is filled with character and charm. We found the place to be clean and comfortable. Great size for large group that wants to connect for meals, etc but with so many bedrooms and bathrooms there's plenty of space to call your own. Owners were prompt with messages and questions we had and left a good list of guidelines so we knew what was expected of us as visitors. Would plan to book again on a return trip to KC.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Impressed with property management

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay. Encountered an uncontrollable issue with the heater late one night (turns out it was a new heating unit that simply required a manual reset). It is in situations like this when you find out if you picked the right property owners to work with. Happy to say that even though the Property owner was out of the country and it was late at night, they addressed it promptly and to my satisfaction. Even went beyond that with checking back with me afterward and offering to do whatever to make it right. I would have no hesitation in recommending this property to my friends. Thank you.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

All was very nice

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable and homey

  • Review Submitted: 17-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Family Football GetAWay

  • 5 of 5

We were in town for a football game. The pictures online do not do this place justice. There was plenty of space for our 8 people and plenty more room if needed. House was as described with bathroom amenities, wifi, and plenty of space for us to all be together without feeling crammed. We will definitely hope this house is available next time we are in the KC area.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Irvine, CA
5

Wouldn’t want to stay anywhere else when visiting Kansas City

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect for our annual NFL trip. Terrific character, very spacious, super clean, and we loved that all five adults had their own bedroom. The central location meant that everything we wanted to see was only a short Uber ride away, and several of the great restaurants suggested by the owner were within easy walking distance. Our only regret was that we couldn’t stay longer. Thank you for hosting us.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
17.5 Miles
Kansas City International
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Barrel 31, Sol Cantina, etc.
Nearest Golf
3.4 Miles
Mission Hill Country Club
Nearest Train
1.1 Miles
Amtrak @ Union Station
Nearest Motorway
1.8 Miles
Highway 70
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Barrel 31, Sol Cantina, etc.
Car: not necessary

Kansas City is the City of Jazz and best BBQ in the country! Home of Charlie Parker, enjoy great jazz on 18th and Vine and eat the best BBQ in the USA at Arthur Bryant or Oklahoma Joe's!

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in North Hyde Park, Missouri

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
£323
for 1 night
From
£242
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £16 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £148.52
CLEANING £74.26 + Tax

-Respect and tread the house as you would yours.
-No parties or social gathering allowed in the house. Only registered user are allowed on the property.
-We'll have towels for everyone but not an unlimited amount due to the time we have to clean and do laundry between two rentals. If you need more than one bath towel (provided) please bring your own extra one(s). We have a washer and dryer you can also use if you need to wash towels during your stay.
-If you have food/drinks in the fridge, please empty it before your departure and please do your dishes.
-Do not eat or drink in bed.
-Place your trash bag in the trash bin outside the house (side of the house) upon your departure, especially if you leave on a Sunday since trash day is Monday morning.
-No shoes in the house please.
-No smoking in the house - front porch ok.
-No use of illegal drugs.

Owner'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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