Writers' Retreat is an immaculate two bedroom apartment less than a mile from Wrigley Field, home of the Chicago Cubs. Located in a charming four unit building in a quiet, historic, residential Chicago neighborhood. It is just down the street from the Brown Line train stop connecting downtown, the Loop and other parts of Chicago, like McCormick Place, Navy Pier, Chicago Art Institute, Adler Planetarium. Not far from the Addison stop on the Blue Line, which runs to O'Hare Airport and the bus stop, getting to the Lake front and other parts of the City is no problem. We are very pet and family friendly. We're happy to help you decide on activities and locate places that will make your trip fabulous. This apartment is within walking distance of Trader Joe's, Martyr's, Expresso Yourself, the Globe Pub and Chicago Joe's. Within 5-10 minute drive of Loyloa University, Starbucks, Easy Rider Bike Shop.
Just a short walk to a wide variety of restaurants, pubs, music, and shopping..
The decor of Writers' Retreat focuses on the history of Chicago and its literary heritage. The master bedroom offers a queen bedroom and two twin beds. The Bradbury room provides a queen bed.
We are pet friendly and welcome everyone in the family. All the streets in this quiet neighborhood have mature trees and nice landscaping making it a great place to take walks. Parking directly in front of the building is free with plenty of spaces always available (unbelievable, but true). Garage Parking available for $10/night.
This classy family-centered neighborhood with its tree lined streets and well maintained homes and gardens will make you wonder if you are really in the third largest city in the US.
You can experience everything Chicago has to offer... Baseball, Music, Theater, Museums, Art, Film, Festivals, Marathons, Biking, Tours, Opera, Shopping, and on and on.... We can help you find activities and events that you enjoy most.
With more than 2.8 million people, the largest city in the state of Illinois, Chicago is host to the world's 26th largest metropolitan area and attracted an approximate combined 35 million people in 2007 from around the nation and abroad. Despite the big numbers, Chicago is a safe and welcoming city. We want you to feel the hospitality this vibrant and tourist friendly midwestern town offers.
As travelers ourselves, we understand how much you want to make the most your trip. We'll help you do and see as much as this great city has to offer when you go exploring. When you stay with us, you'll have a safe home away from home to return to and recharge when you're done eating, dancing, sipping, walking, shopping, paddling, skating, touring, laughing, seeing, painting, stretching, biking, singing, cheering
...so you can start all over tomorrow!
We are happy answer all questions and to discuss all the eco-friendly aspects of our rentals.