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7 Gorgeous Units! Celebrity Themed- Elizabeth Taylor Unit

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Photos and Description of this holiday apartment in Near North Side - Celeste Celebrity-Liz-

Studios, one bedrooms and a two bedroom suite

LICENSE # 2463887

7 gorgeous units! Celebrity themed..The first three floors are made up of a one bedroom and a studio and the fourth floor is a two bedroom suite. A common area downstairs that leads to the back garden area with fire and water feature. All rooms are celebrity themed and have their own private small kitchenettes. All are fully furnished and stocked with towels, linens, glassware, plates, silverware, ect... Everything you could possibly need to make you feel at home. This is a perfect place for families, business people, those traveling alone who want to be in a comfy, cozy apartment. The two bedroom suite has it's own washer and dryer. There is also a washer and dryer in the basement for all other tenants to use during their stay. There are kurigs in each unit as well. You truly will not be disappointed. Great location.

  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Goriana Alexander
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, Serbian, Croatian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
7 December, 2016
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About Goriana Alexander

I wanted to create a place that was nostalgic of the 50's and the celebrities that remind of us of those monumental movies, music and just over all feeling of talent and history and people who I believe were impressionable to all of us today. For each of my celebrities I believe they have something that made an impact in our lives and stood for something and impacted us in some way.....

I love decorating and have been in real estate for years and I believe in renovating and keeping the original beauty but updating it for the finer luxuries of todays travelers.

Goriana Alexander purchased this apartment in 2015

Why Goriana Alexander chose Chicago

This property is located in The Gold Coast. One of the most desirable streets in the gold coast on Cedar street.

Every unit is absolutely renovated and 5 star accommodations.

What makes this apartment unique

Wifi, cable, utilities and cleaning all included in the price! No additional charges.


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(13 traveller reviews)

7 Gorgeous Units! Celebrity Themed- Elizabeth Taylor Unit
average rating of 4.8461537 based on 13 reviews
Oakbrook Terrace, IL

More than we Imagined

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at the Elizabeth Taylor room was more than we could have asked for. Every detail has been thought out and you will not find a more comfortable place to stay. We will definitely be coming back to stay in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Best Place I Have Ever Stayed!

  • 5 of 5

I stayed in the Elizabeth Taylor suite. I have stayed in many places in the city, as I travel there often and this by far is the best place I have ever stayed. The thing that stands out the most is the old-world Chicago feel & decor plus the location. It's right off Lake Shore Dr., about a five minute walk to Michigan Ave. It is on a quaint tree-lined street full of century-old walkup brownstones. Old Chicago at its finest. The attention to detail with the decor of the room was incredible. It felt so cozy. I never wanted to leave!

They supply you with water, coffee, actual creamer (not the powder stuff) & bathroom supplies (including actual products, not just travel size hotel stuff). I never knew this upon checkin but I was talking with another resident and they said we were given snacks in the shared fridge downstairs. I count vouch for that though, as that resident also said it was never stocked as it should have been.

My booking experience with the owner was flawless. The manager, Kyle was very thorough and easy to get ahold of. He did a great job! Overall, I can't say enough good things about the place. I look forward to coming back, hopefully in winter because I know that room would be so cozy!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We visited Chicago for the weekend with 3 other couples who stayed on the same property and 3 other people in a nearby hotel and everything was perfect! The location was outstanding and we walked everywhere (even in a boot for an injured foot!). The common area downstairs was a huge draw since other friends were staying in an hotel were able to come to the property and we were able to relax all together. The weather was great and we also were able to enjoy the outside common area and fire pit. Breakfast was perfect and snacks were always available. I would highly recommend this property to stay alone or with a group.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay. Staff very courteous and helpful, room clean. Bathroom small. Location just a short distance from good dining and shopping and in a safe neighborhood.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

I can't say enough how much we enjoyed our stay in the Elizabeth Taylor suite at Celeste Properties!!! The property is stunning - we loved our suite, the common area downstairs, and the outdoor patio.There were many nice touches that made it so enjoyable - music playing softly in the room upon arrival; a tour of the building; phone number to reach staff if needed; stocked fridge with water; SUPER friendly staff... etc. It was incredibly quiet - even though we knew the other rooms were all filled, we never heard a peep from anyone or even saw anyone coming and going. Any request we had was fulfilled immediately. Amazing customer service. We can't wait to come back! THANK YOU!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Felt like home

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay and awesome location! It was very neat and clean, had no problems at all. The place definitely had the Chicago city vibe going. It is a minute walk to Lake Michigan and a nice 15-20 minute walk to the loop/riverwalk.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
carmines, Lou Malnatti
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Navy Pier
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Nearest Train
0.5 Miles
Metra and Union
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
90/94 and 290
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
carmines and Lou Malnatti and gibsons
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Car: not necessary

Really great location to walk and shop and excellent location for fine dining. Our property is unique as it is on a quiet street and we have 7 unique suites. Elvis, Bridget Bardot, Al Capone, Marilyn Monroe, Audrey Hepburn, Elizabeth Taylor and Grace Kelly a two bedroom suite. You can't miss this location and these amazing units!

Walking distance to beach, fine Dining, shopping and wonderful nightlife. Easy access for Cabs and or Ueber!

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Near North Side, Illinois

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1 night minimum stay
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Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £119
cleaning £40 + Tax
Pet Fee £80
Tax Rate 17.4%

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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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Near North Side in Illinois

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • beautiful tile and brand new
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Elizabeth Taylor - 1 Large Double Bed
  • This is a studio Unit but has a gorgeous seating area with a couch.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

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