Walking path to entrancePrivate door with Key box for 24 hour check in
Historic Lake of the Isles private 3rd floor apt
Historic Lake of the Isles private 3rd floor apt

Entire home/apt

2 Guests

1 Bedroom

1 Bed

Entire home/apt

2 Guests

1 Bedroom

1 Bed

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Ages 2 - 12
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About this listing

This space is the entire private 3RD floor of a historic home. Featuring a private entrance, King bedroom, 1 bathroom, open living space, updated kitchen, and enclosed porch. The best part about this space is the location- walking distance to the lakes, restaurants, grocery, and coffee shops and shopping. The house is old which comes with charming quirks and interesting features. Stocked with basic amenities. Professionally cleaned. Basic but comfy stay for guests who chose based on location.

The space
Accommodates: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Check In: Anytime after 1PM
Check Out: 11AM
Pet Owner: Dog(s)
Room type: Entire home/apt
Self check-in: Lockbox


Cleaning Fee: ﺩ.ﺇ95
Security Deposit: ﺩ.ﺇ1891
Weekly Discount: 14%


The space

The space is unique because of its location. In the heart of the city, close to downtown, museums, restaurants, bars, shopping, and coffee shops. About 20 min from the airport depending on traffic. If you are up for an adventure the lakes are 2 blocks away where you can rent paddle boards, canoes, and bikes. Public transportation a few blocks away. The home is very old and quirky. The bathroom is very functional but unique. Overhead lighting was not a thing when the home was built, so lamps are available, and feel free to move them around from room to room. Professionally cleaned so the cleaning fee is slightly higher. The host eats most of the cleaning costs.

Guest access

The entire 3rd floor including the porch, and basement for laundry.

Interaction with guests

I am always available via text / call for emergencies or if you need something that is not provided.

The neighborhood

East lake of the Isles is a quite neighborhood close to the lakes, coffee shops, bars and restaurants. Highly walk-able and close to public transportation.

Getting around

Public transportation maps provided in the unit.

Other things to note

A dog lives in the house on the first floor with the owners.

House Rules
Check in is anytime after 1PM

I welcome you to our home with open arms. Please refrain from smoking in or around the property, and avoid throwing raging parties unless I am invited and you will fit right it.



Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.

Safety features
First aid kit
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
Safety card
Fire extinguisher

2 nights minimum stay

50 Reviews

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Jamie User Profile
April 2017
this is my second stay sarah and dereks place is great you have the whole 3erd floor of thgis amazing house --wonderful king bed and nice little kitchen . i even had my daughter over and cooked dinner .. their are stairs to climb but its worth it

Christine User Profile
March 2017
Very comfortable place with all the basics- big, plenty of heat, hot water, great bed and futon if you need it, walk to the Chain of Lakes plus many bars/ restaurants- 10 min drive from downtown... after a lite snowfall, the path from our door to curbside was shoveled for us! Big closet w/ hangers, kitchen has the basics even for a our month- long stay. Sarah & Derek very respectful of privacy and attentive when something was needed...

Sherry User Profile
February 2017
The place is cozy, super clean and well decorated. We had everything we needed and had a great time staying here!

David User Profile
February 2017
Great place and very private. Very easy to find and all the amenities you need are there.

Heather User Profile
January 2017
This house was great! Communication was clear and the house was close to easily walkable coffee shops, groceries and bars. We'd definitely stay again.

Stephanie User Profile
January 2017
A pleasant stay. The space is very cozy and has all the essentials. The neighborhood is beautiful and there are many shops and restaurants nearby which is convenient. There is ample street parking. Our hosts were also responsive and accommodating. Thanks so much for hosting us!

Jamie User Profile
January 2017
Really great host ...Very roomy and the bed was so comphy ...Better book this when you can because it's rarely open

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Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States · Joined in December 2015
Sarah And Derek User Profile

My husband and I are young working corporate professionals who love to travel and explore our Minneapolis neighborhood. We are primarily hosts on Airbnb, but also love to travel.

The private 3rd level of our home is a one bedroom suite, so we open it to guests.

Our house has 3 floors- the first we live on, the second we rent out, and the 3rd unit we share with guests.

Let me know if you need Minneapolis advise on where to eat, what to do, and what to see while you are here. Minneapolis has a wide variety of concerts, Arts, museums, micro breweries, eat street, lakes, and festivals.

Response rate: 100%
(last 10 contacts)
Response time: within an hour

About the home

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Sarah And Derek
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