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Heart of Soulard - Apartment above Gift & Wine shop

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Apartment, 1 Bedroom + Other (See Description), 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 2-4)

This beautiful, clean, 1500 Square foot apartment is located above one of St. Louis' favorite shops, in historic Soulard. The open living space overlooks 9th Street in the heart of Soulard. The huge upstairs loft bedroom has a queen bed and a twin bed. Large upstairs bathroom with marble floor, oversized tub and shower stall. Hair dryer and toiletries are furnished.

40' television in the downstairs living space as well as a smaller television in the upstairs bedroom.

Soulard is known for its historic flair, restaurants and night life as well as being home to the 2nd largest Mardi Gras in the country.

We are a fully licensed and inspected Inn, registered with the City of St. Louis. To confirm the space, please contact us by email for payment arrangements. We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express. ** We have worked with VRBO for many years. We have always booked direct using our own credit card processing. We do not use VRBO payments. You can call The Porch Wine & Gift Boutique in St. Louis to confirm your reservation. You will not pay VRBO additional fees when paying direct. 314-436-0282. or soulardapartment@yahoo.com.

Bicycles are available upon request, with no additional fee.

The owners of the building have operated The Porch Wine & Gift shop in the building's first floor since 2004.

Keywords: St. Louis, downtown, historic, soulard, farmers market, executive housing, spacious

More Details

Owner
Cathy Weldon
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
September 19, 2017

About Cathy Weldon

Parts of this building pre-date the civil war. After purchasing the building in 2004, we spent several years renovating the building to meet historic standards. We opened a wine and gift store with a wine patio on the first level. The second level consists of 2 seperate 2 story apartments, both of which we rent for short term rental.

Cathy Weldon purchased this apartment in 2004

Why Cathy Weldon chose St. Louis

We love the city, especially Soulard, but live in the county. The apartment is a wonderful city getaway for us. There are great restaurants as well as music everynight of the week, from an Irish session to jazz and blues....all within walking distance.

What makes this apartment unique

We can walk to a Cardinals game, bike to Illinois on the the Great River Road bike trail, shop at the oldest farmers market this side of the Mississippi, dine at top notch restaurants and listen to some of the best blues & jazz anywhere in the midwest. All in one neighborhood. We have stocked the apartment with information on some of our favorite restaurants, bars, and shops.

Amenities

Soulard Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
  • 1.5
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Other (See Description) - Roll away bed available.
  • Queen size Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • tennis
Notes:
Roll away and air mattresses are available upon request. Coffee maker, expresso machine. With advanced notice and an extra charge, your kitchen can stocked with all your favorite groceries.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Heart of Soulard - Apartment above Gift & Wine shop
average rating of 4.9 based on 20 reviews
5

Perfect Soulard Apartment

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay at the purple apartment- everything was just as described. Very private and secure even though it is in the heart of Soulard market area. We will definitely choose this rental for our next STL trip. Thanks Cathy!!

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location, bright and spacious apartments, very accommodating owner.

  • 5 of 5

We rented the two apartments (purple and yellow) that are side by side to host family members arriving from all over to attend our daughter's college graduation. While there is only one bedroom in each unit, the main living rooms were set up with rollaway beds to accommodate three people. I prefer the yellow apartment because it felt brighter and newer. Since we like to prepare our own meals, we found the kitchens to be moderately equipped. One full and one half bath in each apartment and they were very clean. Owners have a gift shop on the first floor so they are near should there be any issues. They are super nice and very responsive. A great stay for us!

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Don't hesitate, book this!

  • 5 of 5

My two adult sons and I stayed at this rental a few weeks ago while visiting my 3rd son. We were thrilled with the apartment and had lots of room to spread out. We loved how beautifully it was decorated and furnished. Cathy was very friendly, supplying us with coffee, creamer and instant oatmeal. Check out her lovely shop downstairs. There are several great restaurants nearby. We loved Mission Taco. While you're there, be sure to go to this fun place: Pieces, www.stlpieces.com, just a block away in the Soulard Loft Apartments building to play some of their 500+ board games, have a meal and/or a drink.

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect location, perfect amenities!

  • 5 of 5

Loved it!!!! We are already booking for next year! Cathy was amazing, the space is convenient and clean. Lots of room to spread out and feel at home!

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing Property and Great Location

  • 5 of 5

Cathy was incredibly nice and very attentive. The location is beautiful and the unit is very comfortable and feels warm and inviting. Everything was as described and would definitely stay there again. A nice addition to a great vacation. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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4

Great girls weekend!

  • 4 of 5

The apartment is located in a great area with restaurants and bars nearby. The three of us had plenty of space to sleep and relax. We enjoyed some drinks out on the balcony and the large kitchen was great to prepare food! Over all a wonderful stay!

  • Submitted: Apr 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: not necessary

The Historic Soulard Farmers Market is located across the street from this property. Park your car, you won't need it! Bars and restaurants on every corner. Bogart's Smokehouse, named Best New BBQ in 'Food & Wine Magazine' is across the street, just outside your window. Rich in history, architecture and entertainment, the Soulard neighborhood is often compared to New Orleans. Close proximity to Nestle-Purina, ATT, Wachovia, Anheuser Busch, Scottrade Center, Edward Jones Dome and Downtown St. Louis.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Additional Guest Fee $25 per person per night

Rates are based on double occupancy (2 people). $25/per person per night for each additional person. No parties, no entertaining with out prior approval.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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