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Uptown James Lakeview House~Lake Calhoun View~Monthly Rental Starting 3/1/2015

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Lovely View of Lake Calhoun from Livingroom Window as well as the Master Bedroom

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  • Minimum stay:30 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Minneapolis apartment description

ENJOY this Turn Key Spacious Sunny Two Bedroom Main Level Duplex Unit with a Lovely View of Lake Calhoun and all of the Comforts of Home in the charming East Calhoun neighborhood.

ENJOY living four houses from the Beach. Stroll down for a Swim or a Sunset Picnic!

ENJOY easy access to the network of Walking/Biking Trails circling Lake Calhoun and connected to the Regional Bike Trail System. Nice Ride Bike Rental kiosks are located throughout Uptown to get you where you want to go or just for Bike Cruising.

ENJOY Winter Recreation! Lake Calhoun is Your Entrance to 25K of contiguous Cross Country Ski Trails over the Chain of Lakes to the Famous Theodore Wirth Park. A Lake Ice Skating and Hockey Rink is also nearby.

Avoid Car Rental Fees! It is an easy walk to all of the Restaurants, Cafes, Shopping and Entertainment that Uptown has to offer--the Most Popular Location in Minneapolis! Uptown is also well served by Transit--making it an Easy Trip to Downtown Minneapolis or to the University of Minnesota. There is also Easy Access to all of the Major Freeways serving the Region.

ENJOY coming 'Home' to the James Lakeview House--a Lovely Restored House built in 1903. The owners live on-site but renters have their own private entrance.

ENJOY the gleaming hardwood floors, charming details like leaded glass and stained glass windows, a fully equipped kitchen with a gas stove, dishwasher, laundry access, a flat screen TV and comfortable furniture for power lounging make it easy to enjoy your stay. (Wood Fireplace available October-April.)

WHAT MORE COULD YOU ASK FOR?

The James Lakeview House sleeps 4 comfortably. The restored vintage bathroom is equipped with both a shower and a tub comfortable for soaking. The Master bedroom has a comfy Queen sized bed and a lake view visible from your pillow! The Second bedroom is equipped with a pillow top Queen sized bed and it's own desk. Another large desk is located in the home office alcove. FREE Wifi as well as cable modem. Satellite TV. A klick-klack couch in the Fireplace Alcove can be used for an extra temporary sleeping space for guests. The maximum occupancy is 4.
~PLEASE NOTE: NO LARGE PARTY POLICY ENFORCED WITHOUT OWNERS' CONSENT.~

Keywords: Minneapolis, Minnesota, Lake Calhoun, Uptown, Lake View, Spacious Duplex, Private Entrance, Main Floor Level, Off Street Parking, Two Bedroom, Vacation Rental, Corporate Rental, National Geographic Top 10 Summer Destinations, Family Friendly, Business Traveler, Twin Cities, Twin Cities Marathon, Minneapolis Loppet, Uptown Art Fair, Minneapolis Aquatennial, Loring Park Art Festival, Minnesota Fringe Festival, Bastille Day, Minnesota State Fair, ArtCar + ArtBike Parade.

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 1
  • 1250 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                No Renters Under 23 years old without being accompanied by Parents or Legal Guardians. This property is not available for Parties or Groups of College Students. Maximum of 10 people for gatherings without consent by owners....moreless

              • Children Welcome:

                Accompanied by Parents or Legal Guardians....moreless

              • Limited Accessibility:

                Ten outdoor steps leading to front door....moreless

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

              • Bedroom 1

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              • Bedroom 2

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              • Convertible bed(s)

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              • New Queen Sized beds in both bedrooms. The Master Bedroom has a Lake View from your pillow! The Second Bedroom has a desk and a pillow top mattress., Comfortable Klik Klak Fold Out Bed with a Memory Foam mattress pad available in Fireplace Alcove for occasional extra sleeping space for guests. Max period for extra guests is one week without permission from owners....moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1

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              • Vintage Bathroom with ceramic tiled floor and shower area. Nice sized tub perfect for soaking!...moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • Owners who are knowledgeable about the area live on-site. Our goal is to introduce you to the wonderful amenities that Lake Calhoun and Uptown have to offer and invite you to explore. We have plenty of information on local merchants, restaurants, and events. Questions and requests for recommendations are welcome. Make yourself at home!...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books:

                    Childrens books available for kids of many ages on request....moreless

                  • DVD Player
                  • Games:

                    Board games available for relaxing evenings....moreless

                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    Free Cable Access. Satellite TV....moreless

                  • Stereo:

                    Compact Stereo System with iPod type docking access....moreless

                  • Television:

                    Flatscreen TV....moreless

                  Theme

                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Romantic
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Attractions

                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Restaurants
                  • Synagogues

                  Local Services & Businesses

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

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Horseshoes
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shopping
                  • Shuffleboard
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Sledding
                  • Walking
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Lake View:

                    The only vacation rental property listed with a view of lovely Lake Calhoun! Four houses from the beach!...moreless

                  • Ski-In:

                    Four houses from the Lake Calhoun Beach, which connects to a series of lakes and Theodore Wirth regional park--all with groomed ski trails. Come 'home' and stoke the fireplace!...moreless

                  • Ski-Out:

                    Four houses from the Lake Calhoun Beach, which connects to a series of lakes and ski trails, including the world class cross country skiing and even a snow boarding hill at Theodore Wirth park....moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Hiking
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Sailing
                  • Ski Privileges Optional
                  • Skiing
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Dining:

                    Spacious Diningroom with table that comfortably seats six....moreless

                  • Dining Room
                  • Seating for 6 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning:

                    Air Conditioning throughout. Ceiling fans as well, to make the most of balmy days with a cool breeze. Vintage House on a corner site with naturally good ventilation and plenty of light....moreless

                  • Broadband Access:

                    Free High Speed Fiber optic Internet and Wifi....moreless

                  • Clothes Dryer:

                    Free access....moreless

                  • Fireplace:

                    Enjoy watching the sunset in front of a blazing fire in the winter season!...moreless

                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating:

                    Hot Water Radiators. The Best kind of heat on brisk winter days!...moreless

                  • Internet:

                    Free High Speed Fiber optic Internet and Wifi....moreless

                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided:

                    High quality 100% cotton sheets and towels. Beach towels also provided....moreless

                  • Living Room:

                    Spacious and airy with a beautiful Sunset View of Lake Calhoun....moreless

                  • Parking:

                    One off-street parking space reserved for guests. Plenty of additional on-street parking directly in front of unit, which is located on a corner lot. ...moreless

                  • Parking Off Street:

                    Free off street parking space....moreless

                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine:

                    Free access. Dry Cleaners and Laundry Services, as well as Laundromats are also close by for your convenience....moreless

                  • Wireless Internet:

                    Free High Speed Fiber optic Internet and Wifi....moreless

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils:

                    Pots, pans, all basic kitchen utensils....moreless

                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    All dishes and glassware supplied for home cooked meals with family and friends....moreless

                  • Dishwasher:

                    New built in dishwasher....moreless

                  • Freezer:

                    As part of refrigerator....moreless

                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen:

                    Fully equipped kitchen including gas stove, blender, microwave, dishwasher, toaster, and pots & pans....moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Pantry Items:

                    Basic spices/condiments. Organic instant oatmeal, granola bars, orange juice, locally roasted coffee , tea & cocoa and half & half provided to get you started. Nice grocery store just blocks away!...moreless

                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove:

                    Gas stove....moreless

                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Bicycles:

                    Bike rental a couple of blocks away. Also Bike Rental Kiosks at several locations. Explore the trails around the local lakes as well as the Midtown Greenway regional bike trail. ...moreless

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Large outdoor 'Room' under grape vine arbor. A perfect place to relax in the shade or for al fresco dining!...moreless

                  • Golf:

                    Theodore Wirth Public Golf Course 15 Minutes Away by Car....moreless

                  • Kayak / Canoe:

                    Canoe, paddleboat, and paddle board rentals two blocks away on Lake Calhoun....moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    Lovely organic gardens with lake view from the garden bench. Nice place for that first cup of coffee in the morning or a glass of wine at sunset. Guests have homegrown tomato privileges in season!...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Ski & Snowboard:

                    Cross Country Ski or Ice Skate on Local Lakes. Snowboard Hill at Theordore Wirth Park 15 Minutes Away by Car. ...moreless

                  • Tennis:

                    Several Tennis Courts within Biking/Walking/Driving distance....moreless

                  Payment Type

                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa

                  House Cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Optional
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      MAR/APR/MAY
                      Mar 1 - May 31, 2015
                      30 night min stay

                      $3,500
                      JUN/JULY/AUG
                      Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2015
                      30 night min stay

                      $5,000
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                      • Taxes Included

                      Notes:

                      - Guests under 23 years old must be accompanied by parent.

                      - No Large Party Policy enforced.

                      - No Smoking.

                      - No Pets.

                      - Rental is confirmed once acknowledged Rental Agreement, 50% Rental Fee and Damage Deposit are received and payment has cleared.

                      - Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.


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                      Location

                      Car: Not Necessary

                      The activities and amenities of East Calhoun and Uptown make it feel like a Four Season Resort!

                      Besides enjoying the lake, biking and skiing trails, cafes, and shopping--there are many local and city wide events that showcase the rich arts and fitness culture of Minneapolis. See the CityPages website for the most updated calendar of local events.

                      Besides everything offered right outside of your door in Uptown, Minneapolis also features new or renovated facilities for the Guthrie Theatre, Orchestra Hall, the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, the Walker Art Museum, the Children’s Theatre and the Weisman Art Museum.

                      The Hennepin Avenue Theater District now has four restored theaters which serve as venues for touring Broadway plays and concerts. Minneapolis is also the home of three of the state’s professional sports teams, the Minnesota Vikings, Minnesota Timberwolves and the Minnesota Twins, at their new outdoor stadium in downtown Minneapolis. Excellent transit service or a short taxi ride from Uptown will conveniently take you there!

                      You can also simply bike or walk your roller blades to the nearby network of walking/biking trails.

                      It's all right here!

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 1995

                      About the owner: We have done a lot of travelling throughout the US and have bicycle toured in Holland, Spain, France, Corsica and Italy. We enjoy meandering, taking roads less travelled, and the joy of discovery-- whether it is an unexpected garden, a new cafe, hearing a new band, or spotting an eagle flying over Lake Calhoun. We enjoy playing host to our renters and introducing visitors to our wonderful city of Minneapolis.

                      Why the Owner Chose Minneapolis:
                      We fell in love with this house and this wonderful area. Hard to beat the combination of natural and urban amenities of Uptown and Lake Calhoun! NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE RANKED MINNEAPOLIS 4TH in it's TOP 10 WORLDWIDE SUMMER DESTINATIONS FOR 2011, behind Patagonia and Washington's San Juan Islands! UPTOWN is a friendly urban neighborhood, lined with beautiful turn-of-the-century homes as well as a fun collection of stores and coffee shops, fancy to funky restaurants and music clubs which appeal to a wide variety of preferences and tastes. LAKE CALHOUN provides plenty of opportunities for recreation and relaxation. In Summer there is beaching, biking, blading, walking, sailing, canoing, wind surfing, paddle boarding, and even paddle boats accessible for rent. There are even sailing classes available! Almost like Summer Resort Living! Winters are Sunny and and Brisk--none of the dreary gray of many Northern Cities. This home has great Sun Access. You can cozy up by the Fireplace or just enjoy a nice Sunbeam. Minneapolis was recently ranked the NUMBER ONE BIKE FRIENDLY CITY in the nation by Bicycle Magazine. Access to the system of local and regional bike trails is steps away with bike rental available locally during summer and bicycle rental kiosks available all over the city from April to November. Lake Calhoun features 3 miles of bike and walking trails with a great view of the Minneapolis skyline. It is part of the city’s Chain of Lakes trails and also intersects with regional/commuter biking/blading/walking trails like the Midtown Greenway Trail. We like our big small town of Minneapolis!

                      The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
                      - Beautiful View of Lake Calhoun. - Steps to the Beach. - Spacious, Comfortable, and Fully Equipped Accommodations. - Centrally Located! - Bikes for Rent at local kiosks - Steps away from an extensive network of skiing/biking/blading and walking trails. - Live Music at local restaurants/venues. - Art and Music Festivals, theaters, performance venues and world class museums. - Easy access to all Winter Loppet Events! -- Enjoy living in a real home with all the benefits of a wonderful neighborhood! Besides everything offered right outside of your door in Uptown, Minneapolis features new or renovated facilities for the Guthrie Theatre, Orchestra Hall, the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, the Walker Art Museum, Children’s Theatre and the Weisman Art Museum. The Hennepin Avenue Theater District now has four restored theaters which serve as venues for touring Broadway plays and concerts. Minneapolis is also the home of three of the state’s professional sports teams, the Minnesota Vikings, Minnesota Timberwolves and the Minnesota Twins, who play in their new outdoor stadium in downtown Minneapolis. Excellent transit service or a short taxi ride from Uptown will conveniently take you there!


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                      Photos

                      • Lovely View of Lake Calhoun from Livingroom Window as well as the Master Bedroom

                        Lovely View of Lake Calhoun from Livingroom Window as well as the Master Bedroom

                      • Relax in the Sunny Spacious Livingroom with  Lake Calhoun only Steps Away!

                        Relax in the Sunny Spacious Livingroom with Lake Calhoun only Steps Away!

                      • Spacious Diningroom for Friends and Family.

                        Spacious Diningroom for Friends and Family.

                      • Serene Master Bedroom with New Comfy Queen Bed, Down Comforter and Lake View.

                        Serene Master Bedroom with New Comfy Queen Bed, Down Comforter and Lake View.

                      • Charming Vintage Bathroom with ceramic tiled shower and tub great for soaking!

                        Charming Vintage Bathroom with ceramic tiled shower and tub great for soaking!

                      • Enjoy the Lake Year 'Round! Lake Calhoun is also on a Bird Migration Route.

                        Enjoy the Lake Year 'Round! Lake Calhoun is also on a Bird Migration Route.

                      • Lake Calhoun--Home of the Tin Fish, 2 blocks away. Fish tacos until mid-October!

                        Lake Calhoun--Home of the Tin Fish, 2 blocks away. Fish tacos until mid-October!

                      • Al Fresco Dining at Cafe Amore just a couple of blocks away.

                        Al Fresco Dining at Cafe Amore just a couple of blocks away.

                      • The James Lakeview House in deep winter. Looks like great ski conditions!

                        The James Lakeview House in deep winter. Looks like great ski conditions!

                      • Sunsets, Beaching, Swimming, and Biking Just Steps Away!  Nice!

                        Sunsets, Beaching, Swimming, and Biking Just Steps Away! Nice!

                      • Vintage Kitchen updated with Modern Conveniences and New Built in Dishwasher.

                        Vintage Kitchen updated with Modern Conveniences and New Built in Dishwasher.

                      • Cozy Alcove. Working Fireplace Available Oct-April.

                        Cozy Alcove. Working Fireplace Available Oct-April.

                      • Second Bedroom has it's own Desk and New Pillow Top Mattress.

                        Second Bedroom has it's own Desk and New Pillow Top Mattress.

                      • Guests are welcome to relax in the Woodland Garden or just view from the window!

                        Guests are welcome to relax in the Woodland Garden or just view from the window!

                      • Lake Calhoun Sailing School in Summer--2 blocks away!

                        Lake Calhoun Sailing School in Summer--2 blocks away!

                      • Hanging out on the Tin Fish Deck. Beer and Wine available.

                        Hanging out on the Tin Fish Deck. Beer and Wine available.

                      • Lucia's Restaurant, Bar, and Cafe serves seasonal food all day into the evening!

                        Lucia's Restaurant, Bar, and Cafe serves seasonal food all day into the evening!

                      • The Lake Calhoun Winter Scene... Skiing, Skating, Kite Skiing, even Ice Fishing!

                        The Lake Calhoun Winter Scene... Skiing, Skating, Kite Skiing, even Ice Fishing!

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                      $3,500 - $5,000 per month (USD)
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                      2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 4

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