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Breathtaking, Spacious Carriage House in Louisville's Best Location

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Private for relaxing/entertaining/working; yet walk-close to the city's best!

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Last updated: 07/05/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This ultimate Carriage House features amazing, architecturally-inspired vaulted ceilings, new appliances, new flooring, leaded glass windows, an abundance of trees on a charming alley in the city's most sought-after location. Perfect for a short-term rental or a weekend retreat. While your location is super quiet, you're also a couple blocks from Bardstown Road, the city's endless strip of local shops, amazing restaurants and every kind of nightlife you could want. Looking to relax? You're surrounded by trees and an amazing park system (Cherokee Park connected to Willow Park and Sceneca Park. There are even outdoor concerts and festivals throughout the year. Bike, bus or drive downtown with ease (and no interstates). Pics have even more detail. Check them out, and let me know how I can help you plan the ultimate get-away.

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 2
  • 1150 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Car Available
  • Massage
  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

  • Master Bedroom: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Great Room (public area): 2 sleep sofa /futon

    2 sofas w comfy pullout double-beds PLUS memory foam toppers...moreless

  • First Floor Guest Room: 3 double

    Full sz bunkbeds & pull out trundle (memory foam mattresses)...moreless

  • 1st floor room has bunk bed with trundle pull out. Total of 3 memory foam full size mattresses. There is the laundry area in this room as well. Second floor has full bath, bedroom, kitchen, pantry, large living room and dining area. Small room off of LR could be used as private area if needed. This small room could hold up to a queen size air mattress (not provided)....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub, shower

    ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • A welcome basket and lots of southern charm are excited to greet you! Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. The cancellation policy is as follows: For a 50% refund, cancellation must be made a full 30 days prior to the guest's day of check in. If cancellation is requested and the reservation is paid in full and there is less than 31 days to a guest's check in date, only the cleaning fee and security deposit will be refunded....moreless

Entertainment

  • Games:

    Spread out on the dining table with a classic board game....moreless

  • Music Library:

    Sonos music system allows you to use you mobile device to choose rooms and select from millions of songs via Pandora, Spotify & dozens of music services. ...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions

Local Services & Businesses

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

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Great room with soaring ceilings and lots of light and green....moreless

  • Parking:

    Easy guaranteed spot alongside the carriage house or park on Willow Ave, the main street where there's always a close spot....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Its small, but a gorgeous view of evergreen and landscaped back yard. Located in the kitchen and accessible by a large sliding glass door....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Building Type

  • Cottage

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Derby 2016 Extravaganza Pkg
May 4 - May 9, 2016
3 night min stay
$2,100
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
$295 $349
Thu, Fri, Sat
$1,195 $3,495

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

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

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee - One Time $45 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Tax Rate 7%

Notes:

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. The cancellation policy is as follows: For a 50% refund, cancellation must be made a full 30 days prior to the guest's day of check in. If cancellation is requested and the reservation is paid in full and there is less than 31 days to a guest's check in date, only the cleaning fee and security deposit will be refunded.


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Last updated: 07/05/2015
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1995

About the owner: Hi there! I'm a house/all-things-design lover with an occasional bout of electronics/amazon addictive behavior. Love making sure I've played with the lasted home audio, automation, lighting, A/V ... basically anything that can be controlled via my iPhone, iPad or Mac. I'm a serial-entrepreneur and heavy traveler, so love having others enjoy the place while I'm gone. Hope to get to meet soon. By the way, I have an awesome 'team' of folks here in Louisville who are the really smart ones ... so, regardless of my travels or general disorientation, they always make sure the house is clean and guest-ready, yard is looking great; towels are fluffed, coffee's ready for the morning, and guests are always happy.

Why the Owner Chose Louisville:
Ahhhh, where to begin ... the Carriage House is, for me, an 'escape in the trees.' This spot really has it all. Including beautiful, mature tree-lined streets and alleys, the city's best park and trail system and a couple blocks' walk to the best restaurants, shops, nightclubs and culture the city has to offer. You're also only minutes from downtown, the Ohio River, Churchill Downs and the world's most famous horse race! Plus, be sure to plan to schedule a Distillery Tour ... you can sample bourbon at restaurants within blocks and plan day-trip visits to some of the most famous distilleries such as Maker's Mark, Woodford Reserve and more. The list is too long to mention here, but don't forget to add the Louisville Slugger bat factory, Muhammad Ali Center, Museum Row, Belle of Louisville Steamboat cruise ... just ask us for suggestions or help planning the perfect visit. I've had an amazing response to the venture into sharing my home - and have met some amazing folks in the process. Even those I don't get to meet personally - but who share their great experiences of my place and 'hood are super-rewarding. Our calendar has been pretty busy, so if you're looking at available dates - let me know how I can help you get confirmed. Look forward to talking to you soon - and helping you plan an awesome visit to 'the 'ville.' Bob


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Speaks: english

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  • Private for relaxing/entertaining/working; yet walk-close to the city's best!

    Private for relaxing/entertaining/working; yet walk-close to the city's best!

  • Architect-designed soaring vaulted ceilings all meet in one very high peak

    Architect-designed soaring vaulted ceilings all meet in one very high peak

  • ... and Night. Great room sleeps up to 4 on these comfy mattresses.

    ... and Night. Great room sleeps up to 4 on these comfy mattresses.

  • Bright, welcoming kitchen with everything you need to enjoy the perfect meal.

    Bright, welcoming kitchen with everything you need to enjoy the perfect meal.

  • Master bedroom, like the whole Carriage House, features soaring vaulted ceilings

    Master bedroom, like the whole Carriage House, features soaring vaulted ceilings

  • Master bath with custom tile and lots of hot water.

    Master bath with custom tile and lots of hot water.

  • Backyard is available to both your Carriage House and to the Main House ...

    Backyard is available to both your Carriage House and to the Main House ...

  • Walk to 'Restaurant Row' and tons of local shops, coffee shops & nightclubs.

    Walk to 'Restaurant Row' and tons of local shops, coffee shops & nightclubs.

  • Churchill Downs, home of the Kentucky Derby, is a fast, all-easy-road commute.

    Churchill Downs, home of the Kentucky Derby, is a fast, all-easy-road commute.

  • Cheap Uber/taxi & great to visit - but nothing beats returning to the Carr House

    Cheap Uber/taxi & great to visit - but nothing beats returning to the Carr House

  • You can even do laundry while you're enjoying your vacation. (if you must)

    You can even do laundry while you're enjoying your vacation. (if you must)

  • Brick-lined alley is your main entrance or easily access the main street.

    Brick-lined alley is your main entrance or easily access the main street.

  • Loads of 'great room' room, including two double sofa beds w mem foam. Day ...

    Loads of 'great room' room, including two double sofa beds w mem foam. Day ...

  • New (2014) refrigerator, microwave, dishwasher and disposal.

    New (2014) refrigerator, microwave, dishwasher and disposal.

  • Open to the Great Room which includes a dining room table seating 6+.

    Open to the Great Room which includes a dining room table seating 6+.

  • And, of course, a memory foam mattress.

    And, of course, a memory foam mattress.

  • Really cozy bonus room, perfect for an additional private space or air mattress.

    Really cozy bonus room, perfect for an additional private space or air mattress.

  • ... but will most likely be all yours! :)

    ... but will most likely be all yours! :)

  • Spring & Fall are amazing in Louisville, but so are Winter & Summer.

    Spring & Fall are amazing in Louisville, but so are Winter & Summer.

  • Bardstown Road is home to endless local shops, great restaurants and nightlife.

    Bardstown Road is home to endless local shops, great restaurants and nightlife.

  • Amazing park system w trails, outdoor concerts and festivals is at your doorstep

    Amazing park system w trails, outdoor concerts and festivals is at your doorstep

VRBO #588551

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
    Apartment
Owner
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within an hour
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 07/05/2015
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