The SpaceOur home is located across the street from a 40 acre park with walking trails, tennis courts and two playgrounds. Just minutes from downtown Kalamazoo and only a 45 minute drive to Lake Michigan and quaint lake shore towns with shops and dining. Your space is a private basement room with a Queen size Pillow top bed, TV, DVD player, Keurig coffee maker, and free wi-fi. You'll have a private bathroom with a walk in shower. We do have a very friendly adult cat. Guest AccessYou will have full access to the kitchen, dining room, a private bathroom, two bikes, ($10.00 per bike per day fee), screened in porch, patio by the in ground pool and a gas grill. Interaction with GuestsWe work full time, including Saturdays, but we love our cool "big" little city and are always willing to share our favorite places with you. We love to meet new people, but also give our guests their privacy. The NeighborhoodOur neighborhood is quiet and located just 5 minutes from downtown Kalamazoo, driving. We are located across the street from a 40 acre park with walking trails, tennis courts and two playgrounds. We are one mile from Kalamazoo Valley River Trail and we have two bikes you can use for a fee of $10.00 per bike, per day. Getting AroundWe are a five minute walk from the metro bus line but we are willing to give rides to downtown Kalamazoo so you can enjoy all the wonderful shops, restaurants and craft breweries that our city has to offer. We do charge a fee for rides, however, unless we happen to be going that way. Or, you can call Uber. We are willing to pick you up from the airport or bus/train station, if we can work it into our busy schedule. Other Things to NoteKalamazoo is home to Bell's Brewery and no less than 8 small craft breweries. We have a great museum, Air Zoo, Art Institute, many great shops and restaurants with live music nightly and Binder Park Zoo is 30 minutes away in Battle Creek. Plan your stay around Art Hop on the first Friday of each month! The downtown businesses host local artists and art including music, and it's all FREE!