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This house, built in 1910, is full of character and charm! Curl up with a good book on the leather couches or sit down to a home-cooked feast in the dining room. Almost every window in the home has stained glass.Master bedroom - with great art and books, stained glass windows, and its own porch!
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Little Purple House (Dog Friendly)

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Little Purple House (Dog Friendly)

6 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
1.5 baths
6 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
1.5 baths
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
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This home was recently featured in the Minneapolis-Saint Paul Home Tour!!! Long long ago, high on a bluff overlooking downtown St. Paul, a storybook home was built. Gorgeous woodwork and stained glass windows throughout to charm your eyes, gourmet kitchen to delight your tastes, claw foot tub to sink into... Intrigued?


Free parking on premises
Wireless Internet
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed

House Rules

No smoking
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 10AM
Self check-in with smart lock


65 Reviews

George User Profile
October 2016
Trudy was extremely welcoming and helpful. Lead to a very enjoyable stay. Thanks for the hospitality!
Trudy User Profile
Response from Trudy:
George - it was delightful to host you and your father! All the best to you - Trudy
October 2016
Jami User Profile
September 2018
Trudy's place is supercute and pretty close to downtown! The kitchen is awesome and has everything you need to cook in. You can eat in the beautiful backyard. It was an all-around great space!
Aschley User Profile
July 2018
We've stayed at vacation homes throughout the country and this is our favorite one so far! It is charming, spotless, welcoming and warm and Trudy has it filled with everything you might need when away from home. We thoroughly enjoyed the magical backyard (including a pond!) and w…
Sheila User Profile
July 2018
When you book the “ Little Purple House”, you will not be disappointed. The home is a mixture of an era gone by and modern as well! You will get to escape to a claw foot tub, but then have all of the modern amenities that you are used to seeing in the kitchen! You will admire …
Jim User Profile
June 2018
Airbnb done the right way-delightful host, many thoughtful touches, the best-stocked kitchen ever-just great.
Trudy User Profile
Response from Trudy:
Thanks so much for staying at the Little Purple House, Jim and Cathy! It was delightful to host you and your family. -Trudy
June 2018
Amanda User Profile
June 2018
We spent the weekend at the Little Purple House for a family wedding and we have zero complaints! My husband and I, our two sons age 4 and 1, and our golden retriever were all happy to play outdoors (when we could- it was a super hot weekend!) in the beautiful, fairytale-like bac…
Trudy User Profile
Response from Trudy:
Amanda - it was a delight to host you and your family! Your sons are adorable! Come back and roast those s'mores next time... :) -Trudy
June 2018
Janet User Profile
June 2018
This home is very comfortable and Trudy is so welcoming. It is in a perfect location with easy access to parks and to St. Paul dining, museums, and other attractions. We hope to stay here again the next time we visit.

Hosted by Trudy

St Paul, Minnesota, United StatesJoined in December 2012
Trudy User Profile
133 Reviews
1 Reference
Trudy is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I love to travel and meet other travellers. I'm pretty easy going, like to experience new things, and have a good sense of humor. When I started hosting with AirBNB, I didn't realize how much I would enjoy meeting my AirBNB guests! It has truly been a pleasure to open my ho…
Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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