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Building is on a quiet, tree-lined street just off Main Street.

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Last updated: 12/18/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Bozeman apartment description

The GarajMahal is a beautiful apartment above a garage (built in 2009) in Bozeman's most traditional 'Norman Rockwell' neighborhood, just one and a half blocks from Bozeman's lively Main Street. It's fully furnished with an eclectic collection from the owner's overseas adventures along with all the practical necessities. There are at least 20 restaurants within easy walking distance ranging from the classic Western Cafe (you'll see authentic ranchers having morning coffee) to the mothership of Montana's MacKenzie River Pizza 'chain' to the ever popular Montana Aleworks (restaurant, bar, pool tables) in a restored freight depot. Four blocks from the annual Sweet Pea Festival of the Arts and all the parades and music fests that happen all summer on Main Street. Four blocks to the library (free computers available) and two blocks to a small but full service super market. To remind us of our agricultural heritage, there are even two grain elevators within three blocks.

Bozeman's growing Main Street to the Mountains trail system is five blocks away, as is the city's most popular sledding hill. Walk to the city swimming pool where weekly band concerts take place in summer. Walk (or take a short drive) to the County Fairgrounds. Our free Streamline Bus Service stops two blocks away. It's an easy drive to Bridger Bowl ski area or you can take the bus. Parking is on the street, but there's room in the garage to store skis or bikes.

Keywords: Just Off Main Street, Walk to Restaurants and Grocery, Full Kitchen

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Property Type

      • Apartment

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            Although apartment is small, extensive school playground across the street available after school hours....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered:

            $100 pet deposit collected against damage by pets. Yard is not securely fenced so dogs must be walked. Bozeman leash laws quite strict -- must clean up after dogs. Dogs not permitted in school yard across the street....moreless

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Convertible bed(s)

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          • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Couch in living room converts to very comfortable queen sized bed....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • Easy walking distance to grocery, library, 20 restaurants, downtown shops, art galleries, trail system, swimming pool, free bus system, several parks, across street from school playground, easy access to Bridger Bowl ski area....moreless

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Music Library:

                'Retro'-style radio also plays cds cassettes and vinyl LPs -- small collection of LPs provided for fun....moreless

              • Satellite / Cable
              • Television
              • Video Library

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Festivals
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Synagogues
              • Water Parks

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Eco Tourism
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Horseback Riding
              • Miniature Golf
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Downtown:

                South-facing windows view Main Street in the next block....moreless

              • Mountain View:

                Mountains surrounding Bozeman can be glimpsed through the trees in two directions....moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Ice Skating
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Rock Climbing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis

              General

              • Clothes Dryer:

                Due to space constraints, dryer is in garage below apartment, but easily accessible....moreless

              • Linens Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet:

                Apartment has its own wireless connection....moreless

              Kitchen

              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Refrigerator

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio:

                Small private patio for apartment overlooks owner's garden....moreless

              • Outdoor Grill

              Payment Type

              • Discover
              • Mastercard
              • Visa
               

              Reviews

              Write a review 4.9
              from 13 traveler reviews
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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Off-season
              Oct 1 - Apr 30
              2 night min stay
              $100
              $600 $1,400
              My Standard Rate
              2 night min stay
              $140
              $896 $2,400
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Refundable pet deposit $100
              • Tax Rate 7%

              Cancellation policy:

              Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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              Last updated: 12/18/2014
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              Location

              9 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport
              0.2 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              Montana Aleworks
              3.4 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              Bridger Creek Golf Course
              300 Miles
              Nearest Train
              freight: in the neighborhood. passenger: Havre, MT
              1.5 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              Interstate 90
              0.1 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              The Garage Soup Shack Mesquite Grill
              17 Miles
              Nearest Ski
              Bridger Bowl
              4 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              Bozeman Beach (pond)

              Car: Necessary

              Bozeman is a university town with many cultural resources in addition to the gorgeous scenery. Museum of the Rockies and American Computer Museum have national status. Approximately 90 miles from Yellowstone Park.

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2008

              About the owner: I grew up in Bozeman, graduated from high school here, attended college here, and then went away for a couple of decades, working as a journalist and a U.S. Foreign Service officer. I returned convinced that Bozeman really is the best corner of Montana which really is the Last Best Place. I'm a freelance writer and editor. Even though many residents have been attracted to Bozeman because it has some of the most beautiful, accessible scenery in the U.S., we also have a a lively theatre community, a remarkable symphony orchestra, and a 35-year-old highly respected opera company! And during the school year, there are always performances in various genres happening on the campus of Montana State University.

              Why the Owner Chose Bozeman:
              When the time came to rebuild my ancient, decrepit garage, I decided to include an apartment upstairs, to help pay for the construction. When I saw how bright and sunny it was going to be and how wonderful all the roof angles were I decided to share my prime downtown location with vacationers rather than turn it over to a long term renter. At least I get to go into the apartment from time to time to change the sheets!

              The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
              Living here I get to indulge my love for cities at the same time I'm within minutes of being in my beloved mountains. I'm exactly where I want to be -- and I'm willing to share it with visitors.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english, Some Japanese

              Guestbook comments from the owner

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              Photos

              • Building is on a quiet, tree-lined street just off Main Street.

                Building is on a quiet, tree-lined street just off Main Street.

              • A cottage-style flower garden graces the entrance.

                A cottage-style flower garden graces the entrance.

              • Yes, you can grow hydrangea in Montana!

                Yes, you can grow hydrangea in Montana!

              • Stairs come up behind kitchen; stairwell windows look toward Bridger Mountains.

                Stairs come up behind kitchen; stairwell windows look toward Bridger Mountains.

              • Apartment is flooded with light (geraniums love it!)

                Apartment is flooded with light (geraniums love it!)

              • West windows look through tree tops at schoolyard across the street.

                West windows look through tree tops at schoolyard across the street.

              • The kitchen is cozy but has everything you need.

                The kitchen is cozy but has everything you need.

              • That most ncessary room features spacious vanity and large capacity washer.

                That most ncessary room features spacious vanity and large capacity washer.

              • Although next to public sidewalk, patio is sheltered from view.

                Although next to public sidewalk, patio is sheltered from view.

              • Welcome to the GarajMahal!

                Welcome to the GarajMahal!

              • Flowers bloom depending upon season. Here canterbury bells & monkshood.

                Flowers bloom depending upon season. Here canterbury bells & monkshood.

              • Stairway to apartment is carpeted to avoid icy winter slips and falls.

                Stairway to apartment is carpeted to avoid icy winter slips and falls.

              • The apartment floats above the trees. Sofa makes into comfy queen bed.

                The apartment floats above the trees. Sofa makes into comfy queen bed.

              • Apartment has cable tv, dvd player, & radio that plays cds, LPs & cassettes.

                Apartment has cable tv, dvd player, & radio that plays cds, LPs & cassettes.

              • The apartment's interior roof angles are a never-ending delight.

                The apartment's interior roof angles are a never-ending delight.

              • Table can seat six. The bedroom beyond is a quiet haven.

                Table can seat six. The bedroom beyond is a quiet haven.

              • Small private patio downstairs overlooks owners garden.

                Small private patio downstairs overlooks owners garden.

              • Bozeman's happening Main Street is a block and a half away.

                Bozeman's happening Main Street is a block and a half away.

              VRBO #289454

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              This listing was first published here in 2010.

              Date last modified - Thursday, December 18, 2014

              $100 - $140 per night (USD)
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              1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
              Sleeps 4

              View calendar: Updated 12/18/14
              Minimum stay: 2 nights
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              Member since: 2010
              Speaks: english, Some Japanese
              • Response time: Within a few days
              • Response rate: 70%
              • Calendar last updated: 12/18/2014
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              (406) 579-5823 (Montana, USA)

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