River Forest, IL, United States Accommodations

Accommodations in River Forest

Shared Room
Excellent
30 reviews
1br Shared Room
  • Wifi
The SpaceThe apartment will feel like home away from home in a shared space, you'll Glamp on the best air mattress money can buy without the hassle of bugs and the outdoors. You'll retreat to the living room with a TV, record player, internet and more. Look out the front windows and you see a beautiful court yard and park. Look out the back windows and you'll see shopping! Great space to relax, read a book, listen to records or head to downtown and explore. Guest AccessYou'll have access to living room, kitchen, dinning room, Interaction with GuestsSuper relaxed and down to earth! The NeighborhoodTop rated places to live to live in Chicago, is a unique blend of modern and eclectic charm. Beautiful homes, charming tree line streets, and lots of free actives to keep you busy. 25 minute train ride into downtown Chicago. Getting AroundOak Park is great it's centrally located 8 miles from downtown, traveling in from the airport is quick and easy 36 minute drive from O'hare or Midway. No car not a problem the Blue line will take you back and forth to O'hare its 1 mile from my front door with bus service every 7 minutes. Traveling in from Midway the Orange line will connect to the Green line and you'll be at the front door within 3 mins walk. Other Things to NoteClose to Green line is great, easy commute into the city without the hassle of rush hour traffic.
Home/Apartment
7br Home/Apartment
  • Wifi
  • Parking
The SpaceOurs is an extraordinary Victorian home and one of few homes in the upscale Oak Park and River Forest that comfortably sleeps a family of 12. The Village ordinance requires that we market/offer the home for a stay of 30 days. We are on one of the most beautiful streets in the area renowned for its rich architecture and artistic history (Frank Lloyd Wright and Ernest Hemingway). From the architectural walking tours to galleries and museums, come see a part of America that is as beautiful as the history it has created. Our home is a spectacular renovation of an 1890's Victorian situated next to a Frank Lloyd Wright. We are walking distance to the train which is three stops from Chicago's financial district. You can soak up the city or enjoy the beautiful foliage (in warm months) and history in this quaint part of Chicago's metropolitan area all in a one-of-a-kind luxury. Victorian with high end finishes with space for the entire family. If you are traveling from abroad with your family or just want the adventure of living near Chicago for the summer with your family, you will not be disappointed. Guest AccessYou have access to a two car garage and the lovely landscaped backyard. We have a huge front porch which is limited to 6 people. No smoking is allowed on the front porch since everything in and outside the home is essentially wood. Hungry teens? Guest have access to an additional refrigerator in the basement. Cars cannot be parked overnight on the street so parking is limited to three cars-two- in the garage and one in the driveway. The driveway is shared with the Frank Lloyd Wright home directly to the north of us and cannot block the owner's driveway at any time or the police will likely ticket your car No access to second level deck. One bedroom has a three season porch which can be enjoyed by guests. Interaction with GuestsYour family will enjoy the entire home. The owner will greet you and be available through your stay text or email. The NeighborhoodOak Park River Forest is one of the most beautiful areas just outside (West) of Chicago. It is rich with history. The community is filled with Frank Lloyd Wright homes and is birthplace to Ernest Hemingway. Oak Park was recently voted the "sexiest" city in America because of its wealth of great artists, galleries, restaurants, and sheer ambience. Our neighborhood is quiet and considered one of the best streets in River Forest. Getting AroundWe are also walking distance to the commuter train that takes you to the heart of Chicago just three train stops away. Whether you want to visit the Willis Tower or just want to savor the architectural gems, amazing dining, and surrounding history in Oak Park and River Forest, our home offers the ideal situation. We are also walking distance to several grocery stores and shopping. Other Things to NoteWe are competitively priced yet welcome special offers.
Home/Apartment
2br Home/Apartment
  • Wifi
  • Parking
The SpaceEnjoy your stay in Oak Park at this prairie architecture themed apartment. It is located in the lower level of a new construction home. As you enter, you will be blown away by the soaring 9-10' ceilings and open & airy layout. The two bedroom apartment has one bedroom with a queen sized bed and another with two twin beds. Living room features a futon style couch for extra sleeping capacity. Five people can be accommodated in the apartment. The heart of the apartment is the vast living room/dining room area. Enjoy meals at the dining room table, which seats eight. Relax in the living room with a flat screen TV with a basic cable package. Complimentary WIFI is provided. Very large eat-in kitchen is fully stocked for all your cooking needs. Stainless steel appliances include a dishwasher, microwave, garbage disposal and breakfast table. Washer & dryer are provided & private parking is available on site. Fresh linens & towels are provided to all guests. You will enjoy your privacy during your stay. There is both a front and back entrance to the apartment. There is 100% separation between the apartment and the home to which it is connected. The apartment is located within a mile of the biggest Oak Park tourist attractions. The Frank Lloyd Wright Home & Studio is four blocks away. Downtown Oak Park is about a half mile away. A 20 minute train ride from downtown Oak Park takes you to everything that downtown Chicago has to offer. Alternatively, you can get to downtown with a quick nine mile drive down the expressway. Guest AccessGuests have their own front and back entrance to the apartment. Upon arrival, guests can access the key via a lockbox on the main door to the apartment. Unload and begin making yourself at home. On site parking is available to all guests. Interaction with GuestsHosts give guests all the privacy that they need, however, are always available to answer any questions or help where needed. The apartment offers total privacy. The NeighborhoodThis apartment is nicely situated for you to experience Oak Park and the greater Chicagoland area. It is located 9 miles west of the Chicago downtown and between O'Hare & Midway (11 miles to each airport). Apartment is 1/2 mile away from train to downtown that links to trains to the airports. The Frank Lloyd Wright Home & Studio is about four blocks away. From there you can admire many of Wright's homes and hundreds of other significant homes. Downtown Oak Park is just a couple of blocks further. Here you will have a large selection of restaurants and shops. There is also a movie theatre. Trader Joe's, Whole Foods & Jewel are all steps from downtown. Two blocks down from the apartment, you can enjoy authentic Chicago deep dish pizza at Giordanos. Afterwards, treat yourself to ice cream at Peterson's, which is an Oak Park institution. The villages of Forest Park & River Forest are right next door and offer their own selection of historic homes, shops & restaurants. Getting AroundCar is recommended, though there have been guests that have been without a car and have been happy with their stay. No car will necessitate a walk to public transportation. Other Things to NoteThis is a new listing to Air BnB. The listing has been being rented on vacation rental by owner (vrbo). To see th(URL HIDDEN)listing, you can go to that site and search for listing #710342. Here you can read numerous glowing reviews.
Bedroom
Good
21 reviews
Bedroom
  • Wifi
This property was deactivated by the owner. We have found several other available options for your stay.
Home/Apartment
7br Home/Apartment
  • Pets Allowed
  • Wifi
Ours is an extraordinary Victorian home and one of few homes in the upscale Oak Park and River Forest that comfortably sleeps a family of 12. We are on one of the most beautiful streets in the area renowned for its rich architecture and artistic history (Frank Lloyd Wright and Ernest Hemingway). From the architectural walking tours to galleries and museums, come see a part of America that is as beautiful as the history it has created. Our home is a spectacular renovation of an 1890's Victorian situated next to a Frank Lloyd Wright. We are walking distance to the train which is three stops from Chicago's financial district. You can soak up the city or enjoy the beautiful foliage (in warm months) three fireplaces in and the cold months and immense history year around in this quaint part of Chicago's metropolitan area all in a one-of-a-kind luxury. Victorian with high end finishes and space for the entire family. If you are traveling from abroad with your family or just want the adventure of living near Chicago for the summer or winter with your family, you will not be disappointed. You have access to a two car garage and the lovely landscaped backyard. We have a huge front porch perfect for cocktails or tea time. Hungry teens? Guest have access to an additional refrigerator in the basement.