Enjoy an Amazing Historic Home in Lafayette Square, St Louis (Downtown) Missouri(23 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Enjoy an Amazing Historic Home In Lafayette Square, St Louis Mo
Welcome to beautiful LaFayette Square … If this is your first time here, you are in for a treat! The area has a rich history dating back to the mid-1800’s; this wonderful historic home was built in 1880 in the Victorian style. You will enjoy the old-world architecture with the classic two parlors separated by pocket doors, a beautiful formal dining room, and the two staircases, one in front along with the back spiral staircase by the kitchen. The home is within easy walking distance to many outstanding restaurants, specialty shops, and the oh-so-beautiful and historic Lafayette Park. There is so much to enjoy within walking distance, but don’t miss out on the other treasures of St Louis – The Gateway Arch, Busch Stadium, the Missouri Botanical Garden, Fox Theatre, Powell Symphony Hall, St. Louis Art Museum, Forest Park, the St Louis Zoo, and so much more, all within a 10-15 minute drive from this home. Enjoy cocktails on the top-floor deck overlooking the city before enjoying a sumptuous night on the town in Lafayette Square, then return home to the luxurious three bedrooms on the second floor. Longing for a night in? Enjoy our fully stocked kitchen to create a delicious feast, to be savored in the luxurious formal dining room. The pantry is stocked with staples and spices to make your stay extra welcome. Winter, Spring, Summer or Fall… each season offers a unique charm that will make your stay captivating and memorable. To learn more about the home and area, please feel free to visit our website found under 'Manager Info.'
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Member since: 2014
- 3000 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 6
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- Gardenwalk Massage Therapy is located one minute walking from the house. If it's a last minute reservation, call Katie direct @ 314.737.2561. I highly recommend her. Otherwise, you can book on their website. Massages are typically $70 for an hour massage. Treat yourself to a great massage!...moreless
- DVD Player
- Music Library
- Video Library
- Away From It All
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Mountain Biking
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Deck / Patio:
- Lawn / Garden
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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- One time cleaning fee $100
- Refundable Damage Deposit $300
- Taxes Not included
Extra $50 per night per person for more than 4 adults.
3 night minimum
AARP, AAA and Military Discount available at $240.00 per night for 4 adults. Please advise owner when making reservation.
Enjoy one night free with a 7 night stay at $1500
Inquiries requesting discounts off the rates posted above are not considered at this time.
Cancellation Policy: Deposit 100% refunded if the cancellation is prior to 30 days of reservation. If within 30 days of reservation, deposit will be refunded, minus $50 administrative fee, if an alternate renter is identified for the same time period. Owner will use best efforts to re-rent the property should the reservation be cancelled.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Year Purchased: 1979
About the owner: Our Father, Joe Fitzgerald, purchased the home in 1979, shortly after it was renovated as part of a focused effort to resurrect the beauty of the neighborhood that had fallen into disrepair. Dad was a twenty year military man, with multiple degrees in psychology, engineering and business, and who spoke three languages. He passed away in November, 2012, just a few weeks short of his 80th birthday. We decorated his home to honor its history while preserving Dad’s personality and his rich life experiences. Our Father deeply loved this home and often said, “I feel more like a steward than an owner of this home. It is my job to preserve it for generations to come.” We were blessed to inherit this home from our Father and we feel the same sense of responsibility. We are happy to share this treasure with others to enjoy as we have. Cynthia and Rachel (Joe's Daughters)
Why the Owner Chose Lafayette Square, Saint Louis, MO, USA:
This home is a true treasure that was built in the late 1800's. If you enjoy a taste of the historic in a walking neighborhood with excellent restaurants and a magnificent park, this home is for you.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Roof-top deck overlooking the city and the St Louis Arch, a Foody-inspired fully stocked kitchen, great classic Victorian architecture, exquisite luxury, along with 21st century technology. The home is within walking distance of Park Avenue, the main street in Lafayette Square that has many wonderful restaurants, little shops and bars.
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Front of Home
Side Entry Door
View From Front Entry Doors
Sitting Room with Single Bed
Formal Dining Room
Spiral Staircase in Kitchen
Master Bedroom, Queen Bed
Asia Room, Queen Bed
2nd Full Bath
Third floor library and entertainment area.
Third floor deck
Side Yard and Side Entry Door
Stained Glass Front Entry Doors
Formal Dining Room
Master Bathroom and Dressing Room
Forest Room, Double Bed
Exquisite Architectural Details
Third floor work station with extra deck chairs.
View of front street from deck.
Fireworks from Rooftop Deck
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Saturday, April 22, 2017
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