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Art Collector's Pied-a'-terre

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Karen Sophie

Art Collector's Pied-a'-terre

2 guests
2 bedrooms
1 bed
1.5 baths
2 guests
2 bedrooms
1 bed
1.5 baths
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Karen Sophie is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

On a top floor of one of Chicago's elegant South Shore apartments, sits my spacious condo with a view looking north of Lake Michigan, Univ of Chgo and the skyline. Very private, doorman, gallery hallway, top end appliances, ample street parking.

Amenities

Elevator in Building
Wireless Internet
Kitchen
Breakfast
Cable TV
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Common spaces
1 couch

House Rules

No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 11AM

Availability

206 Reviews

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Rachel User Profile
Rachel
October 2017
This place is truly unique and an experience different to anything else. If you are looking for a slice of history and a shabby chic style then this is it. Also an escape from the hustle and bustle of downtown. If you stay here then we recommend a cycle along Lake Michigan. It wa…
Stuart Humphrey User Profile
Stuart Humphrey
September 2017
Splendid apartment , which is just as presented on the web site. Lots of light, expansive views and definitely very spacious with accommodating layout. Very comfortable. Check in and check out very smooth. For my purposes very well located for U Chicago with short and cheap Ub…
David User Profile
David
August 2016
Great host, great place. Karen waited to meet me despite me getting caught up in rush hour traffic, she showed me round the flat and answered all the questions I had. Great location, quiet and safe neighbourhood. Bus stop right on the corner and you're in downtown Chicago in 20 m…
Natalia User Profile
Natalia
June 2016
Nice building, all was perfect. In my opinion so far to the downtown. If you want it "relax" in Chicago this is your "home"
Peter User Profile
Peter
May 2016
We spent 6 nights at Karen's apartment and we had a really enjoyable stay. The apartment is HUGE built in the 1920's with high ceilings and large rooms. Many of the original fittings and furniture are still in place which is really nice to see, so if you come across a few cracke…
David User Profile
David
December 2014
I had a very pleasant stay in Karen's spacious apartment. It's handy for the bus into Chicago, and has a great view over the lake. Karen was a very welcoming host, and provided a delicious pastry for breakfast!
Korita User Profile
Korita
September 2018
Karen was very kind to us. She is extremely helpful and is a resource in regards to information about the city and how to get around. There are pamphlets and binders in her home to help you navigate. She also invited us to call her if we had any further questions. Karen was also…

Hosted by Karen Sophie

Chicago, Illinois, United StatesJoined in May 2014
Karen Sophie User Profile
271 Reviews
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Karen Sophie is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Single, entrepreneur and own the "life's work" of Jack Denst a mid-century modern iconic artist/designer. Some of his art is archived in the Smithsonian and you can see it hanging in the condo. I actively volunteer running a Montessori Elementary School and occasionally teach SC…
Response rate: 90%
Response time: within a few hours
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