75" 4K tv and custom cribbage board!
Private Room intown modern place 3L

Private room

4 guests

1 bedroom

1 bed
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Remodeled 100% of this modern duplex, 2350 sqft, 5 bed and 3.5 bath.
Me and My good friend Nick live here.
Plenty of on/off street parking.
1 mile to downtown congress st longfellow square. 18 minute walk or $5-10 uber!
Preference for weekend only is given to people who book 2 night stays fri+sat.
This is the quieter room out of the three.
Please read and look at pics before asking questions!

The space

*If you have never stayed with AirBnB before please consider that this is a house share. I've found that the people who aren't familiar with AirBnB, expect that they'll be getting a hotel room or a bed and breakfast suite. You're renting a room (a very nice one I think) and sharing a nice place so please keep that in mind before booking!* Electronic locks are on all bedroom doors.
We have the top of the line jacuzzi 7 person tub. Please shower before each use. Outside shower is installed on the side of 3 car gargle next to hot tub.
Nice back yard with 1/2 basketball court.
Indoor and outdoor wood burning fire place.
Bbq Gas/wood/charcoal grills.
3 car garage.
Most all cooking equipment rice cookers, breville juicers, coffee french press/bialetti italian/coffee maker, woks, blenders, steamers, etc...
We have no pets.
The house has an electronic door code(front door to the right side) that gets sent to you by AirBnB before check in, so you're welcome to come and go as you please and check in anytime! You have access to all of the house with the exception of the other bedrooms. You're welcome to relax in the living room and watch Netflix, cook a big meal and enjoy in the dining room, whatever you'd like!
Extra amenities for rent:
Air Mattress/Linens: $20
Bikes (Helmet/Lock incl.): 1 day - $10, 2nd+ days - $5/day
Pack and Play: Suggested donation $5-10

Guest access

Whole space except the master bath.
If your looking for early check in then please look at the air bnb calendar for availability the day before and send us a message the morning of your arrival. Your always welcome to come drop you bags off at the house anytime or the (office monday-fridays 8:30-4:30pm minus holidays).
Parking lot 8+ vehicles first come basis. Parking on weekends Fridays and Saturdays tend to have no restrictions but please read the Portland Parking for any changes.
Off peninsula, there is alternate side street parking (odd/even) from midnight to 7 a.m. Parking is only permitted on the even-numbered house side on even-numbered days and on the odd-numbered house side on odd-numbered days. Parking for the day that starts at midnight *. Exception being on the streets bounded by Falmouth St, Deering Ave, Wasburn St, and Roberts St parking is restricted 12:01AM to 7:00am Wednesdays refer to the posted signs.
*Streets that have restricted parking on one side are exempt from Odd/Even.
example - if today is august 24th 2016 Wednesday and your staying at 188 Dartmouth then you want to park on the odd number buildings on the other side after midnight or you will get a parking ticket!
Parking for air bnb space is #1 thru 6 on a first come basis. Please see pics!

Interaction with guests

Depends on the guest
I own a few games bocce, corn hole, and beer pong etc...
I own a Modone 6.5 road bike and love to run for anyone who needs a free tour guide.
I'm occasionally available to pick guests up from the airport or show them some of the best restaurants in the city. I'm happy to help when I can.

Other things to note

Your room is the third floor bedroom is on the left You should receive your code from air bnb before you arrive. We sometimes will make changes and will give you notice.
Queen bed
3 extra queen air mattresses available for rental $20 each includes sheets, towels, and pillow with a 24hr+ advanced notice. This is how some people fit 4 in a room as they bring or rent the air mattress.
Please update your profile and tell us more about yourself(like what's your occupation etc...) and why your visiting?
Most all cooking equipment avail.
We own the entire building.
You will be charged $15 for any missing towels upon departure!
2 page booklet avail. for places to eat and to do's.

My Other Airbnb Listings

Individual Rooms
My Other Airbnb Listings Individual Rooms
3L: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/10383245
2M: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/10608045
3R: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/10608150
1 Bedroom Garden Apt:
https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/13752544
2 Bedroom Garden Apt:
https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/11960198
5 Bed/2.5 bath Apt
https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/18545345
5 Bed/3.5 Bath Unit
https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/10848464

Outdoor Kwani's swimming pool 10 minute walk from the house.


The space
Accommodates: 4
Bathrooms: 3.5 (Shared bathroom)
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Check In: Anytime after 3PM
Check Out: 11AM
Room type: Private room

Amenities
Kitchen
Internet
TV
Essentials

Prices
Extra people £15 / night after the first guest
Cleaning Fee £15
Security Deposit £229
Weekly Discount: 10%
Weekend Price £53 / night
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check in is anytime after 3PM

Be respectful and no smoking!
Hit the schlage button or use the same code and turn the knob right to lock before you leave!


Cancellations

Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
First aid kit
Fire extinguisher
Lock on bedroom door

Availability
1 night minimum stay.
From Oct 6 - 7, 2017 the minimum stay is 1 night.

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Sasha User Profile
September 2017
The house is nicely located about 3 mins away from a smaller neighborhood with restaurants and a couple dive bars, and also about 5/6 minutes away from downtown Portland/Commercial street with a lot of awesome attractions, including boat tours/lobsterin cruises (which we enjoyed very much) and gift shops. Tim's house is overall a nice house. The living room and kitchen seemed to be modernized, but when he states to remember this house is shared, IT IS! We didn't really feel comfortable spending any time in the shared areas, because the residents were always doing their own thing around the house. The room was very small. The bed was decently comfortable. Our room did have a sizable TV which was nice, window AC, and a mini fridge, along with a metal shelf to hang clothes and where a good amount of towels were provided. The bathroom was right next to our room, which was convenient, and it was clean for the most part, besides the random hair that would appear on the shower walls (I believe from one of the residents that shared the bathroom), and that just grossed me out. It was a bit noisy, with people sharing that bathroom and the room across the hall. The washer and dryer were right below the room we stayed in too, and we could hear that. There was a housekeeper that was in and out too. We were really excited to use the hot tub because that was one of the main things we looked for in an AirBNB for our trip, but we were very disappointed. It was available to use, but it wasn't kept up or clean. The chlorine smelled old, the deck around the hot tub was very cluttered, and the hot tub had random hair, dirt and leaves in the bottom, like an old swimming pool. It didn't get very hot either. So, that was a huge bummer. We did go out and adventure around the areas. Bayside Cafe is a must for brunch! Amazing Lobster Benedict and mimosas! J's Oyster was a great spot where local Portlanders seemed to hang out, with stiff drinks, friendly/helpful staff, and great food (especially the clam buckets)! Sebago Brewing was really good as well, along with Portland Lobster Co. who has live music at night, and Boone's was phenomenal...I got the stuffed lobster, and my boyfriend got the surf and turf, WOAH, so delicious. They also had some very tasty cocktails. We took the Lucky Catch Cruise for $35 a person and spent about 2 hours out on the water learning how to lobster, as well as sight seeing some seals. That was a GREAT experience. We also enjoyed a couples massage at Sage Wellness that was more than relaxing. All together we had a great trip and Tim's house accommodated us in basic needs, but I would really recommend this AirBNB for a business trip or college age groups/individuals. Also note: if you're staying and have 2 people in a...

Paula User Profile
September 2017
Great room with a giant tv! We took an uber downtown which was cheap and quick. Overall it was a great stay!

Patricia User Profile
August 2017
I had my bike so it was really easy to reach dowtown rapidly. Everything as described :)

Maddy User Profile
August 2017
House was well-stocked with lots of amenities and easy to access. Room was comfortable and perfect for a quick stay in Portland.

Sophie User Profile
August 2017
The house is really lovely and Tims nephew met us on arrival. My mother and I had come all the way from London for a special trip and Tim said the room would be okay for the double bed plus an inflatable so we didnt have to sleep in the same bed. However there just wasnt enough room and we couldn't move about. The inflatable was also dead uncomfy. The room (3L I believe) was supposed to be the quietest but we were kept up till the early hours with a gathering downstairs. The most worrying thing was white stains on dark grey bedsheets and a lot of dirt on the inflatable sheets which wasn't nice to sleep in. It would be okay if it wasn't so expensive because then you get what you pay for. I had been so excited to use the facilities and make it a special trip for my mum but we didn't get to meet anybody and it was just a bit of a shame. Also paid the extra money for the inflatable which we never ended up using. We checked out after our first night. Shame because as I say it's a lovely house. Thanks for having us, anyway.

Alexander User Profile
August 2017
Great spot to relax, and then head out, perfect for what you are looking for!

Travis User Profile
August 2017
Very comfortable place to stay. I was on a very quick business trip, so I did not get to enjoy the city at all. The fact that the doors all had electronic codes to enter and no keys made the business trip that much easier. Also the room had everything I needed for the trip.

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Tim User Profile

That's my nephew wingman Nathan in the pic.
I'm single, no kids and travel often.
My good friend nick is my roommate and we work together.
Pic of Nick sitting on the left at a PGA golf event.
I'm Chinese/Vietnamese. I speak fluent Vietnamese and very little French.
I immigrated to this country when I was four years old.
I attended UMaine Orono for graduate school.
I work for MaineLy and own and manage 700+ apt units, private money lender, flipper, developer and own a realty company.
We also started buying struggling businesses.
I own a trek modone 6.5 road bike or running if anyone needs a tour guide.
Trinh and Sagel are my assistants and will help with the process.

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