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Heart Of Uptown Near Lakes, Trails, & Wedge Coop. Get Around On Our Free Bikes

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, Sleeps 4-6

1886 Victorian craftsman.High ceilings, built in's, wood floors, sun porch (unobstructed west light) and great backyard patio.

Your vacation home is located on the 1st floor of our 2 story duplex conveniently located within walking distance of many attractions of uptown. Private entrances (front and back). Full kitchen (see pictures)

If you like restaurants, art museums, and walking near or by the lakes, our home might be a great fit for you. Public transportation 1 block away too.


Owner
harry greenberg
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
23 June, 2017

About harry greenberg

Rhonda is the organizer for our venture and I am her assistant. We are very involved in promoting and advocating for bicycling both for recreation and transportation. I wear a number of different hats as an educator, writer, realtor, and work with people from all different walks of life.

harry greenberg purchased this apartment in 1995

Why harry greenberg chose Minneapolis

Great place for families and anyone wanting to be in the center of it all- lakes, entertainment, convention center and Uptown restaurants and shopping.

What makes this apartment unique

We have a garage full of bikes that we loan out for free! Trail is 3 blocks away and lets you bike on a bike path without traffic.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Whittier in Powderhorn

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Clawfoot tub, shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Each has spacious closet and window AC
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(23 traveller reviews)

Heart Of Uptown Near Lakes, Trails, & Wedge Coop. Get Around On Our Free Bikes
average rating of 4.695652 based on 23 reviews
5

Quick and pleasant stay.

  • 5 of 5

Great location. Comfortable beds, clean, well furnished. Just what we needed.

  • Review Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect location, wonderful accomodations

  • 5 of 5

This is the second time we've stayed at Harry's flat and we love it. It is large and comfortable, and the buffet is stacked with Twin Cities information. We were attending our son's graduation, and needed the kitchen to prepare food for the party - it worked great! The sun porch (which can double as another sleeping room) was perfect for my other college son. There are plenty of great neighborhood walks in the area, and restaurants and coffee shops nearby. If you must have the sterility and soulless atmosphere of a hotel room, this is not for you. But if you love a charming, clean and well loved home with lots of room to spread out, this is your place. It's certainly our place!

  • Review Submitted: May 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Another good stay in Minneapolis.

  • 4 of 5

This property is located with easy access to public transportation. We even walked to the Walker Museum one day. The owners were helpful when we needed it. It was so nice to have a place to relax at night, play a game around the dining room table. Thanks. SJ

  • Review Submitted: Feb 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great Place in Uptown

  • 4 of 5

This was my second stay at this location. Harry and Ronda were very easy to work with and willing to accommodate us with any needs that came up. The location is spectacular and the unit itself has a lot of charm. The only thing I would say is that the catch for the latch on the bathroom door needs to be replaced. Other than that it's a great spot. I would recommend it!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

This is a wonderful uptown gem in a great location!

  • 5 of 5

My girlfriend and I stayed here while I was temporarily based in Minnesota for work. It is a lovely 2 bedroom home with classic built-in woodwork and lots of charm. The location can't be beat as you can walk to the lakes, grocery stores and restaurants easily.

Harry was readily available and was only a phone call away if we needed anything. When the temp dropped to -20 he turned the heat up. When it snowed he was out shoveling the steps. He and Ronda made our stay an easy one. We will be staying here again in the near future when I am back in town for work.

I highly recommend this place!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely, Well-appointed house felt like home

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying here at Thanksgiving. WE had a group of five at the house and we hosted 10 for Thanksgiving dinner. The house had almost everything we needed in terms of dishes, bowls and cookware. I liked that the owner was just upstairs in case we needed anything (though we didn't). I kept this information because I think we'll be coming to Minneapolis again and I'd love to stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Lake Calhoun
"Great place to visit! People walk, ride, swim and sail here! "
Lake Harriet
"Great place to run, walk or bike around! "
Lake of the Isles
"Less than a mile away--part of the 'chain of lakes' ,, very popular tourist destination and..."
Nearest Airport
9 Miles
MSP
Car: not necessary

Walker Art Institute, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Convention Center all within walking distance

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Whittier, Minnesota

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
 
superbowl wkd
31 Jan 2018 - 5 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£731
for 3 nights
From
£232
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£203
for 2 nights
From
£84
£572
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £154.61
Cleaning £34.79

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.
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