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Fall rates in place!! Heart of Downtown Nashville!! Walk to honky tonks! Music City Loft, The Dolly, Sleeps 6!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,274 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Stay {somewhere} Awesome! Master KING Bedroom & Queen loft. 2 Bath! WOW space!

Make your Nashville fabulously unforgettable and stay in The Dolly! Named after the great, country music legend herself, this premium loft boasts a full wall of windows overlooking 4th Ave N right in the heart of downtown Music City. You can even see the Ryman!

The Dolly Features:

* 2 bedrooms

* 2 full bathrooms

* Sleeps 6

* 1 king bed; 1 queen bed

* 1 luxury sleeper sofa in the living room (queen size, sleeps 2)

* Full kitchen and laundry room

* 2 stories

* Free WIFI

* Original art by Nashville artists

* Unbeatable location: walking distance to everything in downtown Nashville

The Dolly's floor plan includes a king bed in the master bedroom and a bathroom with privacy doors between the shower and sink area. Double access allows entry from the bedroom and common area.

A comfortable queen bed sits upstairs with a private bathroom and the living room is furnished with a queen-sized luxury sleeper sofa that sleeps 2.

This adorable loft features exposed brick, hard wood floors, steel beams, high ceilings, and exposed duct work for a true 'loft vibe'. True to Nashville's unique style, this loft is decked out in red and teal, mixing modern style with timeless, retro charm. We think the lovely Ms. Dolly herself would be impressed!

On this vacation, ditch cramming yourself and your party into an overcrowded, overpriced hotel room and give yourself this spacious treat with all the comforts of home.

Check out our other unique, story-rich listings for your family and group!

What we offer:

* More space than a hotel

* Better location than a house in the suburbs

* 600+ Five-Star Reviews among all of our properties!

* Each loft is uniquely decorated including art from Nashville artists

* Variety of lofts to choose from that accommodate 1-10 people

* Book multiple lofts in the same building to accommodate your entire group —up to 98 guests — perfect for your reunion, bachelorette party, or company retreat!

* Enjoy all the comforts of home in a PERFECT location, walking distance to all of downtown Nashville's best sights and sounds including bars, restaurants, concerts, sporting events and conferences.

* Personalized recommendations from #TeamMCL, to help you get the most out of your visit!

* Your stay with us helps makes a difference for the greater good — this year we are donating a portion of proceeds to support ALS research

#TeamMCL is a collection of 18 stunning properties in Downtown Nashville. Our family delivers unforgettable Nashville experiences for you as Nashville's premier, most-trusted source of privately owned vacation rental properties.

Our properties are designed for family getaways or family vacations, couple vacations, an awesome Nashville bachelorette party, birthday trips, Nashville work trips or great holiday vacations.

Need a great excuse for a getaway? Here's a few of ours:

* Nashville Christmas vacation

* Nashville Christmas rentals

* New Years getaway

* New Years party

* Valentine's Day gift

* Romantic getaway

* Labor Day vacations

* Memorial Day vacations

* Nashville 4th of July

* Bachelorette destination

Trying to think of some great events for the best vacation ever? Here are some of the best events coming up in Nashville:

Conferences/Events:

Dog Day Festival, Sept, 15, 2018

Nashville Home Show, Sept 21, 2018 - Sept 23, 2018

Pilgrimage Festival, Sept 22, 2018 - Sept 23, 2018

Cheeckwood Harvest, Sept 22, 2018 - Oct 21, 2018

Amy Schumer, Sept 23, 2018

Kevin Hart, Oct 6, 2018

Nashville Oktoberfest, Oct 11, 2018 - Oct 14, 2018

Nashville Auto Show, Oct 12, 2018 - Oct 14, 2018

Firehouse Expo, Oct 18, 2018 - Oct 20, 2018

The Grinch Christmas & Sing-Along, Dec 1, 2018

Home Alone in Concert with the Nashville Symphony, Dec 5 - 6, 2018

Nashville Santa Rampage, Dec 8, 2018

Jack Daniel's Music City Midnight: New Year's Eve, Dec 31, 2018

Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back in Concert with the Nashville Symphony, March 14 - 17, 2019

Sports Events:

SEC Football Vanderbilt Commodores, Sept - Nov 2018

Tennessee Titans vs Houston Texans, Sept 19, 2018

Tennessee Titans vs Philadelphia Eagles, Sept 30, 2018

Tennessee Titans vs Baltimore Ravens, Oct 14, 2018

Nashville Predator Games Season, October 2018 – April 2019

Tennessee Titans vs New England Patriots, Nov 11, 2018

Tennessee Titans vs New York Jets, Dec 2, 2018

Tennessee Titans vs Jacksonville Jaguars, Dec 6, 2018

Tennessee Titans vs Indianapolis Colts, Dec 30, 2018

Men/s SEC Basketball Tournament, March 13, 2019 - March 17, 2019

Rock & Roll Marathon and ½ Marathon, April 25 – 28, 2019

Concerts:

Chris Young w/special guests Kane Brown and Morgan Evans, Sept 22, 2018

Pilgrimage Festival, Sept 22, 2018 - Sept 23, 2018

Maroon 5, September 23, 2018

Billy Idol, Sept 28, 2018

Nine Inch Nails, Sept 29, 2018

Bruno Mars, Oct 7, 2018 an Oct 8, 2018

Brett Young, Oct 10, 2018

Jason Isbell, Oct 22 - 24 and Oct 26 - 28

Elton John, October 24, 2018

Lynyrd Skynyrd, Oct 26, 2018

The Beach Boys, Nov 14 - 15, 2018

Amy Grant & Vince Gill, Nov 28 - Dec 23, 2018

Luke Combs, Dec 11, 2018

John Prine and Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Dec 31, 2018

Metallica, Jan 24, 2019

Panic! At The Disco, Jan 25, 2019

Kacey Musgraves, Feb 27 - March 2, 2019

Pink, March 10, 2019

Best Places to Visit in Nashville:

* Country Music Hall of Fame

* Grand Ole Opry

* Gaylord Opryland

* Cheekwood Botanical Gardens & Museum of Art

* Tootsies

* Pedal Tavern

* Bridgestone Arena

* Nissan Stadium

* Ryman Auditorium

* Centennial Park

* The Parthenon

Permit number 201523447

More Details
Registration Number : 201523447

Owner
Dani Dubetz
Member since: 2011
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
September 24, 2018

About Dani Dubetz

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Hey y'all! My name is Dani Dubetz and I created my short-term rental business in 2012.

Prior to moving to Nashville, I played volleyball for Florida International University and later worked as a news reporter for WPTV in West Palm Beach. I learned telling a sad story every day wasn't really 'my thing.'

I moved to Nashville, like many, in pursuit of a music career, working as a beverage cart girl at a golf club, waitressing and coaching volleyball. As humbling as it was to go from being on TV to paying my rent in $1 bills, I didn't regret my decision.

Unfortunately, I quickly realized that the talent in Music City was far beyond any I'd come across in South Florida and surely, more than I was capable of as a self-professed Karaoke Queen and front woman of my Florida cover band!

From 2009-2012 I bounced between jobs in search of my purpose, a career that would allow me to utilize my talents, gifts and creativity and make a positive impact. My mother was a successful 'house-flipper' in our small town, Lanexa, Virginia. She was gracious enough to teach me her business, in loving support to help me keep my head above water! I flipped one or two houses a year but was never quite successful enough where I didn't need a day job. In 2010 I went against my mother's advice and purchased a loft in downtown Nashville, intending to flip it.

In my 27 year old mind, sleeping on an air mattress in an empty loft, spending my free time listening to music in the bars just two blocks away was a pretty sweet gig. I was naive and ignorant to the fact that… it was 2010! Downtown properties were foreclosing faster than they were being purchased. My brilliant idea turned into my first failed flip. Between that and getting fired from a few jobs, my confidence was completely wrecked.

My mom helped me furnish the loft, thinking staging the property would help it sell. Meanwhile, an acquaintance mentioned she'd listed her house on a web site and was renting it out nightly. As all of my personal belongings were packed up to move back home, tail between my legs and head low in utter defeat and self-loathing, my mom convinced me to use the last available funds on my credit card to list the loft online and, 'You never know. Maybe if you get a reservation you can get by for a little longer until you find your next job?'

In hindsight, I realize I actually failed my way forward. As I still kept finding jobs that would call me back to Nashville, but less optimistic that any of them would stick, I practically lived out of my car. When my loft was rented, I slept on friends' couches. If my loft was rented and I was again unemployed, I would travel to real estate seminars to make the most of my time. Eventually I realized that the career I had been searching for — an opportunity to build and grow a brand — was being met by my loft.

I set to work finding a way to purchase more lofts in the building. I was passionate about creating the 'authentic Nashville experience' for my guests by providing a space that featured work from local artists and thereby, helping support my community.

This passion has grown into something far beyond what I ever dreamed for myself or imagined possible. I never wanted to be a boss, I just wanted a job and one that I loved! I now have an entire team that not only loves Nashville, but deeply cares about helping our guests get the most from their visit.

Our cleaning team is top-notch, as they understand all of the marketing we do on the front end means nothing if you walk in and aren't completely blown away! Our security team, Asset, are former military guys who not only provide comfort for our guests entering the building after a late night on the town but are extremely professional and courteous. We think it's awesome to have our guests looked after by 'Captain America!'

On the reservations side, we have rockstars who truly care about your upcoming visit whether it be for a vacation, reunion, bachelorette party or conference. We not only want to give you an amazing space to call home and help you experience Nashville like a local, but we want to give you customized recommendations and resources so you fall in love with our city and want to come back again and again!

Suzanne is the head boss of guest experiences. She has been with the company since the beginning and you truly will not find someone more passionate about Nashville and its music scene. You're in the best hands!

A little about how Suzanne and I came to work together, because I absolutely love telling this story — In 2012-2013 we were roommates. I was visiting with banks all day, trying to convince them that #TeamMCL was something to believe in (which at the time, had never before been seen at such scale in Nashville) and staying up all night answering e-mails and fulfilling reservations. Suzanne walked out of her home office (mine was the kitchen table) to tell me she was cut from her company in a corporate downsizing. Realizing I needed to not only get some sleep, but keep whatever little funds I had in-house so we could avoid eviction, I asked her if she wanted to work for #TeamMCL. Her classic response, which I will always remember, a very unenthusiastic, 'I guess I have to.'

It's so comical to remember that day because while she begrudgingly agreed then, she is a total rockstar now!

Suzanne has grown to not only be an irreplaceable teammate, to whom I am forever grateful to helping me make this business possible not only in operations, but in the emotional support that I needed when times were really hard and no bank would give me the time of day, my mother's passing and my first business partner's ALS diagnosis (Former Tennessee Titan, Tim Shaw. Check out his book 'Blitz Your Life' because it's GREAT!), but she is a true champion of #TeamMCL and the authentic Nashville experience we are trying to provide for our guests. She maintains the properties to a high standard of expectations and she delights in hearing our guests' stories, connecting with them and giving them personalized recommendations of shows and events. A recommendation from her is like getting the 'inside scoop' on up-and-coming artists, so you can feel like one of the 'cool kids' when you come to town and get to experience Nashville like a true local!

My vision for #TeamMCL is this:

We aim to create a world-wide brand of privately owned vacation rentals, starting with the Music City, USA. The industry of private home rentals is extremely variable and uncertain. I have traveled and stayed in homes all over and have asked these very same questions. I have collected my own terrible experiences where the property wasn't as advertised, wasn't clean or I didn't feel safe. I have also stayed in places that didn't feel authentic, but were stale and run-of-the-mill, where I may have just as well stayed in a box-store hotel chain! Overall, the property you stay in can significantly impact the quality of your trip, your emotions, adventure, experience and ultimately, your memories! Knowing this and what I've learned through my own experiences and from our guests since renting out my first loft in 2011 before establishing MCL as a company, I have a dream to bring a standard of comfort, quality and consistency into the vacation rental world, all while creating spaces that are 'authentic' to that city by supporting local artists and reflecting that city's unique culture and vibe.

More than being a successful company with a culture we can be proud of, we intend to be a force for good. We feel it's our mission to give back to our guests by delivering an exceptional experience where our guests feel genuinely cared for, but as a company we aim to do so much more to positively impact the world. We want our guests to know that while they are getting what they pay for and having an amazing experience worthy of a 5-Star review, a portion of their hard earned money is being paid forward toward a cause, whether it's ALS research, disadvantaged and orphaned children, or teen moms needing additional career education and encouragement.

Having faced personal struggle and the challenges of starting a company, coming through victoriously to other side, I truly believe that anything is possible!

Our core goals include:

* Setting the stage — Owning romantic real estate in romantic cities, all over the world

* WOWing our guests with cleanliness, quality and customer service — Creating a world-wide brand of vacation rentals that travelers can trust

* WOWing our guests by delighting five of their senses (Sight, Smell, Touch, Taste and Sound) through our properties and personalized recommendations of authentic, unique and local experiences

* Be WOW Memory Makers — WOW our guests so they can experience joy, delight and adventure, through our properties and recommendations so they can create memories they will cherish for a lifetime when they Stay {Somewhere} Awesome!

* Positively impact our Team, our guests and our community through passion, growth/learning and contribution

Thank you, in advance, for giving us the opportunity to meet our goals as a team. We are looking forward to serving you and earning your 5-Star Review. We live and die by them. If there's anything you need from us during your stay, please contact us so we have the opportunity to deliver! Also, word-of-mouth is essential for us to grow and thrive so if you loved staying at a #TeamMCL loft, please tell your friends!

With Sincerity and Deep Appreciation,

Dani Dubetz

Why Dani Dubetz chose Downtown

Stay {somewhere} Awesome!

What makes this condo unique

Superior customer service. Always. Plus... experience Nashville as a visitor AND local. We share all of our favorite hot spots and hangs with our guests. We want you to have the BEST time possible! Many of us found our way to Music City because the experiences we had while visiting were downright magical! Warm hospitality, great food... plus where else can you hang out with famous artists and think of them as regular Joes? The best stories you'll ever hear are from a songwriter on a bar stool at 2 p.m. Promise. Music City Loft Stay {somewhere} Awesome!

Amenities

Downtown Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1274 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    bathroom in the upstairs loft area - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Upstairs loft area. - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist

Reviews

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Fall rates in place!! Heart of Downtown Nashville!! Walk to honky tonks! Music City Loft, The Dolly, Sleeps 6!
average rating of 4.625 based on 32 reviews
Pittsburgh, PA
5

Loved this loft it was as beautiful as the pictures and a perfect location

  • 5 of 5

This loft is located in a perfect location with an easy walk to Broadway. Convenient to a corner grocery store, liquor store, Starbucks, and Brothers Dunn. There is also a small bar located in the bottom of the building. Would certainly stay here again and Dani was very prompt to answer any questions.

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2018
  • Stayed: September 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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sub-par experience

  • 1 of 5

If you like to keep up with current events by watching cable TV news in the morning or at night, or if you like to watch sports on ESPN or any other cable TV network while you are in your room, do not stay here. This is the first rental property or hotel I have ever stayed in that did not have cable TV service. The year is 2018, so this was shocking, to say the least. They told me in an email that instead of watching TV I should get out into the city and see Nashville. On top of that, the toilets have a flow problem and the entire sewage system downtown makes the building smell. Nashville is growing so fast, the sewage system in the downtown area gets backed up, and this building is right in the heart of it. It is billed as a 2-bedroom, but it is a loft. The upstairs "bedroom" is blocked off with a large piece of cardboard. This does give you visual privacy, but certainly not even a small amount of audible privacy, so consider this if you are traveling with another couple.

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: The guest contacted us with regards to not having cable and wanting to 'update the cable package'. He stated in his email, "It never occurred to me that I should check the amenities". (Each vacation rental varies on what's provided and therefore we strongly urge all guests to review listings in full detail including the amenities section. Everything we provide can be found within all of our listings for review prior to making a reservation. We want everyone to have a BLAST in Nashville and it's very important for guests to pick the property that's best for them!) As anyone who has worked with a cable provider knows, a cable package is not something that can be immediately 'updated'. The building does not offer cable as part of the HOA at this time. Being we have 16 lofts in the building that would require 16 separate cable contracts. While we are moving towards offering cable, we just aren't there, yet. We advised the guest that there was a lounge in the basement with couches and tv's where he could watch CNN and ESPN. He seemed dissatisfied with this solution. We encourage guests to get out and go to one of the countless bars that offer every game you could want, make new friends and memories to get the most out of your Nashville experience! With regards to sewage, we do NOT have an issue with sewage in our building and this is the first we are hearing of it... The upstairs loft area does not have cardboard in it. It's an upstairs loft so yes it is open. We have a curtain to pull closed to give what privacy the space allows. This guest failed to mention that they DEMANDED a late check out the night before check out. We advised him that all late check outs must be done in advance as indicated on our rental agreement. This advance notice is required in order to properly schedule the cleaning staff and ensure the digital door lock code is created for the correct time prior to arrival. The guests stayed in the property 3 HOURS after the check out time AFTER we told him it wasn't available. Our security team almost had to be called to have them removed from the property. They also left 2 garbage bags full of garbage for us to collect and dishes all over the loft for us to clean up for him. As indicated in our rental agreement this kind of behavior allows us to keep the $400 damage deposit so that is what needed to happen for this guest not following our house rules. A minimal level of participation is required from our guests, as with many vacation rentals.
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5

Great Spot in Nashville

  • 5 of 5

Spent a couple nights here for work and it was a great spot!

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Our stay at the Dolly Loft was great and fit our needs well!

  • 4 of 5

The loft is in a great location if you are planning to enjoy the nightlife on Broadway. Parking was easy and reasonable. The building and loft were secure and felt very safe. We enjoyed our time there and would stay again!

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place, great location!

  • 5 of 5

Would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Akron, Ohio
3

Great location but needs some TLC

  • 3 of 5

The location is fantastic and the loft would be amazing if not for the need of some pretty basic maintenance. Repair is needed to the towel rack, door stop, and ceiling tiles. The couch has seen better days. A little sprucing up and it would be perfect.

Beds are very comfy and loft is clean. Kitchen is nicely stocked with pots, pans, dishes, glasses etc. Bring spices if you plan to cook. Coffee pot is a Kuerig.

The bar downstairs is awesome. Great music and friendly, attentive staff. It was nice having somewhere so convenient to start and end our days.

Rental staff was very easy to work with and efficient.

  • Submitted: May 31, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
1.5 blocks from Broadway and walking distance to everything.
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
1.5 blocks from Broadway and walking distance to everything.
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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