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Unique Updated Craftsman Style Building With Character And Room To Stretch Out.

Bedrooms 3
Space 185 m²
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Large Two Story 3-Bedroom Private Apartment With Full Kitchen And Laundry.

(Attention extra large groups: This B&B sleeps 8, but if you have a larger group, there's a second B&B in the building that sleeps an additional 6 people, which can be booked separately.)

This very large two story apartment is truly unique. It occupies two floors, with three bedrooms and one bathroom on the second floor and a kitchen, dining room, bathroom and great room on the first floor. The great room is two stories high with an exposed wraparound staircase. The building still retains it's original hardwood maple floors, with the exception of one of the bedrooms, which is carpeted. Both floors have private 4-season porches on the front of the building. The back door leads out onto a beautiful and rather large split level cedar deck. Some off-street parking is available at the rear of the building as well.

There is one master bedroom with a king size bed, cable TV and it's own private 4-season porch. The other two bedrooms are substantially smaller and feature queen size beds.

Both bathrooms have recently been redone and feature some beautiful custom stonework and cabinetry. The kitchen received granite countertops around the same time, and features a full size refrigerator/freezer, gas range, microwave, coffee machine and toaster. It is also equipped with cookware, dishes and utensils. The apartment has it's own laundry machines, which are located off the kitchen. The dining room is immediately adjacent to the kitchen and has a private 4-season porch attached.

The great room is part of what makes this rental so unique. It has a 20 foot ceiling with an open staircase that wraps up to the second floor. It's the living room of the apartment and features comfortable seating with a large flat screen television. It also has a hide-a-bed.

The apartment is equipped with free wireless high speed internet access, cable television and a dedicated heating and air conditioning system with it's own thermostat that the renter has control over.

This rental occupies both floors of the South half of the building, and was originally two apartments, which have been converted into one extra large single unit. Guests have three private doors to the apartment: First and second floor front doors, which lead into a common stairwell shared with the other unit in the building, and a back door, which leads onto the cedar deck.

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Mike Olson
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
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Calendar last updated:
December 12, 2017


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation apartment rental in Whittier, Minnesota

Property Type:
  • apartment
Building Type:
  • building
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 185 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Second Floor Bathroom - toilet , shower , Modern, bright with a bamboo floor and custom backsplash.
    First Floor Bathroom - toilet , shower , Custom Stonework, cabinetry and high-end fixtures
  • The apartment has two bathrooms: one on each floor. Both have be recently completely redone and feature custom stone and woodwork.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • South Bedroom - 1 queen , Windows facing South. Next to bathroom.
    West Bedroom - 1 queen , West facing window and carpeted.
    Master Bedroom - 1 king , East and South windows with 4-season porch and cable TV.
  • There are three bedrooms in the apartment, all of which are situated on the second floor. The master bedroom is on the East side of the apartment, with windows facing both East and South. It has cable TV and an attached 4-season porch. The South bedroom has south-facing windows and is next to the bathroom. The West bedroom has a west-facing window and is the only room in the apartment that is carpeted. There is in addition to these three bedrooms, a queen sized hide-a-bed in the great room on the first floor.
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 1 bicycles
  • long term renters welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Minneapolis St. Paul International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Eat Street Social
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Minikahda Club
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Blue Line Light Rail
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Eat Street Social
Nearest Ski
21 Miles
Buck Hill
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Lake Calhoun
Car: not necessary


This fantastic B&B is located only a couple miles from US Bank Stadium, and we're rolling out the red carpet for our Super Bowl guests. You can expect special treatment and hospitality, including a fully stocked kitchen, ready for entertaining. There's still time to secure your reservation. Act now, because once it's rented, it is no longer available.

I have enjoyed living in this location for over 20 years. I'm a life long resident of Minneapolis and look forward to being your host and local guide during your stay here. I have deep connections to the neighborhood and an even deeper knowledge of everything this vibrant area has to offer. Whatever you need, I'm your go-to resource.

Restaurants: Now this could be a truly long list. Minneapolis has in recent years become a destination for culinary explorers. Food & Wine Magazine has just named Minneapolis as "our favorite new food city", and we've received rave reviews for our high quality, creative and diverse food scene from Anthony Bourdain and Time Magazine to name just a couple. The property is situated just two blocks from a section of Nicollet Ave. which has been designated as "Eat Street", where you can find a wide variety of ethnic restaurants, including Thai, Vietnamese, Mexican, German and Malaysian, not to mention Glam Doll Donuts. Other nearby notable restaurants include Ice House, Heyday, Piccolo, La Belle Vie, Butcher and the Boar and the Bachelor Farmer to name but a few. (Like I say, this could be a very long list.) I'm a bit of a food explorer myself and I can make specific recommendations.

The Lakes: We are close to the South Minneapolis chain of lakes, which include Cedar Lake, Lake of the Isles, Lake Calhoun and Lake Harriet. Sailboats, canoes, kayaks and paddle boards are available for rental at both Calhoun and Harriet, and there are multiple swimming beaches at Cedar, Calhoun and Harriet. Other boating opportunities are too numerous to mention. This is Minnesota after all. Again, let me be your guide.

Bicycling: Minneapolis is an exceptionally bike-friendly city with many miles of connected bike trails. The Greenway bike trail is located about 3 blocks South of the property and it connects to a huge system of trails. There is a Nice Ride bike rental station just 2 blocks away, and there are also a number of bike renal shops nearby where you can rent other bikes. Being an avid cyclist myself and someone who loves to explore, I can suggest any number of excellent bike rides. Just ask me.

Walking: I've already mentioned the incredible network of bike trails we have here, but there are also many great walks and hikes available in the area – and I know them all. From paved trails around local lakes to more rustic trails in the lush forests of the local river valleys, there are more beautiful trails than you'll ever be able to cover in one visit. I do a lot of walking on these trails and am intimately familiar with them.

Museums: We're just blocks away from two major art museums – The Walker Art Center and the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, and there are also many other small art galleries and shops in the area.

Theater: Minneapolis is a well known hotbed of theatrical innovation. The world famous Guthrie Theater is located downtown and many other smaller theaters are scatter throughout the area, including the Jungle Theater, which is just a few blocks away.

Movie Theaters: In addition to the usual mainstream movie theaters you'd expect to find in any city, we also have a large number of art house theaters, including two that are only blocks away in Uptown.

Music: Live music is also big here with numerous local venues highlighting our rich local music scene as well as national touring acts. I have close connections with the local music community and can provide you with recommendations.

Winter Sports: Hey, it's Minnesota. We've got it all when it comes to fun outdoor Winter experiences. Cross country skiing is popular on the South Minneapolis chain of lakes, and as you move out of the downtown area, options for snowboarding, downhill skiing and snowmobiling abound.

(I could go on, but you get the idea. This is a vibrant thriving community with a lot to do and see.)


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation apartment rental in Whittier, Minnesota

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Pre-Super Bwol
Jan 26 2018 - Feb 1 2018
2 night minimum stay
Super Bowl
Feb 2 2018 - Feb 5 2018
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add C$51 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$385.98
Cleaning Fee C$96.5 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.78%

Guests who wish to cancel their booking, must do so at least 60 days prior to their arrival date in order to receive a full refund.

A note regarding additional guests: I use a sliding scale, so that smaller groups are not charged as much as larger groups. The basic rate covers up to 3 people. Each additional guest beyond that is charged $40 a night, plus tax. This will show up in your quote if you have more than 3 people in your group, but will not show up if you have less than 4 people in your group.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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