Penthouse Duplex #1 - Wow, I Want to Stay Here!

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Last updated: 11/25/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Penthouse #1 is a magnificent unique rental in Chicago. Towering above the city, with dramatic living areas and exquisite fireplace, this Penthouse gives you the ultimate in city living. It's all about the views and location. From 20 foot floor to ceiling windows the city unfolds before you with Lake Michigan as a backdrop; nowhere in Chicago can you stay with views like these. Bordered by the elegance and glamor of North Michigan Avenue to the east and the artsy sophistication of the River North District to the west, Penthouse #1 is at the heart of one of Chicago most exciting neighborhoods. Life here is flavored with world class shopping, the best of casual and fine dining, galleries and clubs.

Life is always better at the top

The Penthouse at Grand Plaza

Chicago License #2210737


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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 55
  • 2250 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : Express elevators

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Private Chef
  • Staff


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

    Minimum age 25...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

  • Master Bedroom: 1 king

    1000 count Egyptian Cotton Sheet. ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    1000 Count Egyptian cotton sheets...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    1000 Count Egyptian cotton sheets...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s): 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Pull out 'AeroBed' very comfortable....moreless

  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Sleep Sofa 'AeroBed' (1) Bedroom's have TV's and IDocks...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Shampoo, Body Wash, Conditioner and paper products supplied...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Shampoo, Body Wash, Conditioner and paper products...moreless

  • Each Bathroom has a hairdryer,Q-tips and make-up pads.

Other Amenities

  • 50,000 sq. ft amenity level


  • Books:

    Located in the libary...moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:


  • Stereo
  • Television


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


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Just 2 blocks from 'The Magnificent Mile'. Located in the heart of the River North district....moreless

  • Lake View:

    This Penthouse has the best view of Chicago and Lake Michigan...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Swimming


  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Fabric softener sheets also provided...moreless

  • Covered Parking
  • Elevator:

    Express elevators ...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    State of the art fitness center, sorry no children under 18....moreless

  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    Available at $31/day with in-out privilege ...moreless

  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Pool towels also provided....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Laundry Detergent also provided...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Secure password protected....moreless


  • Blender
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    The kitchen is fully equipped for all you cooking needs. Supplied are spices, Aluminum foil, a variety of sizes of ziplock bags, plastic wrap, napkins, paper towels, sweetener, plastic storage ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony
  • Bicycles:

    Chicago has one of the worlds best bike sharing programs - Divvy bike just 1/2 block away.

  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Sauna
  • Steam Shower

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


Write a review 4.9
from 128 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Dec Special
Nov 5 - Dec 29, 2015
3 night min stay
$375 $500
Fri, Sat
Dec 30 - Jan 1, 2016
3 night min stay

flat fee
Mar 1 - May 19, 2016
4 night min stay
$690 $975
Fri, Sat
May 20 - May 25, 2016
4 night min stay
May 26 - Jun 1, 2016
4 night min stay
$690 $975
Fri, Sat
Jun 2 - Jun 7, 2016
5 night min stay
Jun 8 - Mar 1, 2017
4 night min stay
$690 $975
Fri, Sat
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$650 $900
Fri, Sat

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $650
  • Cleaning $180
  • Tax Rate 16.4%


We offer one DISCOUNTED parking spot is available at $31/day.

Additional parking is available from garage at $41/day.

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 11/25/2015
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18 Miles
Nearest Airport
Magnificent Mile
Nearest Train
Red Line
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Oak Street Beach

Car: Not Necessary


Owner info

Why the Owner Chose Magnificent Mile:
In Real Estate they say 'location, location, location'. We have that. What we say is 'views, views, views'.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
Few cities have building as tall as Chicago, fewer still have rent-able Penthouse units. This is you opportunity to experience luxury living at it's finest.

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Speaks: english

Links to more information:



  • The great room

    The great room

  • Library on the Amenities Floor

    Library on the Amenities Floor

  • Jewel Grocery store located in the building

    Jewel Grocery store located in the building

  • Water Tower

    Water Tower

  • Cloud Gate or "The Bean"

    Cloud Gate or "The Bean"

  • View from upstairs

    View from upstairs

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Night view

    Night view

  • Outdoor pool

    Outdoor pool

  • we are on the top 2 floors

    we are on the top 2 floors

  • Buckingham Fountian

    Buckingham Fountian

VRBO #7757

This listing was first published here in 2001.

Date last modified - Wednesday, November 25, 2015

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