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Stunning 3 BR! Walk to the Mississippi & the University of Minnesota

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Spacious Living room. Large screen TV included.


Last updated: 05/15/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Large, lovely home, in Prospect Park, walk to the U of M. Pets welcome!

This large, lovely home is light filled and located in the charming neighborhood of Prospect Park.
Walk to the U of M, the Mississippi River, and all the quaint neighborhood coffee shops. This place has all the amenities of a charming urban life, with the Mississippi River just 6 blocks away.
The Seward Coop and Surly Brewery are minutes from here.

You are 2 blocks to the green line train, (it goes to the U of M, to downtown Mpls & downtown St. Paul, the Mall of America, the airport, and everything along University Avenue, and more)
Free bikes provided, off street parking too.
Pets welcome, fenced in backyard!

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Member since: 2015

Speaks: english, german
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 70%
Calendar last updated: 05/15/2017

Property Type

  • House

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Events Allowed
  • Children Welcome:

    The house has a very large fenced in yard with a basketball court. There are plenty of bikes and a kayak that you are free to use....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    We have a large fenced in back yard. Many of our guests have had pets who have really enjoyed both the yard and the pet toys....moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub



  • Books
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Television


  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Synagogues
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


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


  • Balcony
  • Bicycles:

    Many bikes in great condition for your use....moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    Many courses nearby!...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Feel free to use the kayak anytime!...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Two charming decks and all grilling equipment available on location. Large fenced in back yard for your pets!...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis:

    There's a court 4 blocks away, and lit courts a few miles. I have plenty of rackets. There is also an outdoor ping-pong table...moreless



from 4 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
$1,200 $2,500

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $50 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 and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Housekeeping fee $50
  • Pet Fee $50


Rates are subject to change.

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 05/15/2017
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15 Miles
Nearest Airport
Minneapolis/St Paul International Airport
6 Miles
Nearest Beach
The Mississippi, Lakes Harriet, Calhoun, & Cedar

Car: Not Necessary

There are many attractions within walking and driving distance from this historical wonderful location. Lovely restaurants, theaters, cafes, bars, THE MISSISSIPPI river is just blocks away. There are major art museums nearby as well as recreational activities; sailing, tennis, golfing, skiing, sledding, bike paths,


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1989

About the owner: Hi, thank you for checking out my listing. I live in the upstairs unit of this lovely duplex which is located in the leafy historical neighborhood of Prospect Park. You can walk to the Mississippi from here! I'm a free-lance art director and my 95 yr old father is a former philosophy professor.

Why the Owner Chose Prospect Park, Minneapolis, MN, USA:
This property is perfectly located. Just blocks from the Mississippi River with all it's wonderful walking and bike paths and a few miles from the Minneapolis chain of lakes. Just 2 blocks from the green line train which runs to both downtown Mpls and St. Paul, The University of Minnesota, Surly Brewing, The Seward Coop, The Mall of America, the airport as well as numerous other locations. Bikes, ping-pong, and basketball court provided! Pets allowed! Fenced in backyard.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Charming home, extremely safe neighborhood. Free bike and kayak use as well as outdoor basketball court and ping-pong.

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Speaks: english, german
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 70%
Calendar last updated: 05/15/2017

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  • Spacious Living room. Large screen TV included.

    Spacious Living room. Large screen TV included.

VRBO #709661

This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Sunday, May 28, 2017

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