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Studio in Forest close to Quinnipiac & Yale

Liisa

Studio in Forest close to Quinnipiac & Yale

10 guests
5 bedrooms
8 beds
2.5 baths
10 guests
5 bedrooms
8 beds
2.5 baths
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Great location93% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Liisa is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great check-in experience93% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

Large former design Studio w private entrance, full bath.
Attached to Main House in midst of 12 acre forest retreat. Privacy, beautiful views, Nature & Wildlife. 10 min - Yale/downtown. Walking distance - QU/Sleeping Giant State Park & 5 restaurants. J Line City bus. WiFi.

Downstairs: Studio sleeps 4: futon+queen, full bath
add'l room: 2 singles, 1/2half bath

Upstairs: pls inquire availability/pricing
Master w queen (+ possible single in dressing rm)
4th w queen, 5th w queen
Shared full bath

Amenities

Air conditioning
Dryer
Essentials
Indoor fireplace
Heating
Iron

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed, 1 sofa bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed, 1 single bed
Bedroom 4
1 queen bed
Bedroom 5
1 queen bed
Common spaces
4 queen beds, 3 double beds, 1 couch, 1 crib

House Rules

Check-in time is flexible
Check out by 12PM (noon)
Self check-in with lockbox

Accessibility

Wide doorway to the home’s entrance
Wide hallway clearance

Availability

67 Reviews

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Mary Jo User Profile
Mary Jo
June 2016
The setting of this place is beautiful - tucked away in a mature forest yet a close drive from New Haven. Sleeping Giant State Park is a short hike away (less than a mile) and an amazing spot for hiking or trail running. The studio is cute and we appreciated having the use of th…
Robin User Profile
Robin
June 2018
the most wonderful Sounds of Nature and feeling of serenity when staying here. I couldn't have asked for a more magical Oasis
Linda User Profile
Linda
May 2018
Very spacious and private, great for a family gathering in any season.
Liisa User Profile
Response from Liisa:
So glad that all generations gathered to celebrate a special time together. Certianly, the private and peaceful environment is a perfect place to relax and reflect. Looking forward to your return.
May 2018
Julia User Profile
Julia
April 2018
We stayed at Doug and Liisa'a a couple of weeks ago and could not have dreamed up a better experience! The place was in a beautiful forested area in Hamden but was easy to find with their detailed directions. We stayed in the studio with our chocolate lab, who absolutely loved ru…
Liisa User Profile
Response from Liisa:
Well, next visit you will be gathering around the outdoor patio fire cauldron and your faithful friend sharpening hunting skills in our 12 acre forest. Many memories are yet to be made. Hope to see you all soon.
April 2018
Heather User Profile
Heather
January 2018
Liisa and Doug were the most incredible hosts. Doug was friendly, informative and provided us with lots of local information and thoughtful touches. Doug was friendly to our two pups and gave them lots of treats. They loved being nestled in nature and we did too. When we forg…
Jb User Profile
Jb
November 2017
Liisa and Doug have a great house and are very generous hosts. Highly recommend!
Liisa User Profile
Response from Liisa:
JB, thank you for staying in our forest retreat. Pleased to see you guys made full use of all spaces, indoors and out. Thank you for leaving all amazingly afterparty clean. You can come back for the next celebration anytime. Cheers.
November 2017
Mike User Profile
Mike
November 2017
The hosts were wonderful. They were very quick with responses on any issues that came about. The home was very beautiful and deep in the woods which allowed us to get acquainted with nature.

Hosted by Liisa

Hamden, Connecticut, United StatesJoined in November 2014
Liisa User Profile
100 Reviews
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Liisa is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I grew up in Finland and studied and worked in Sweden and Norway. After a few years in Paris I finished my studies at the Basel School of Design in Switzerland where I met my husband, Douglas (from CT, USA). We have lived here for 32 years now, raised two sons and enjoyed our des…
Languages: Deutsch, English, Français, Suomi, Svenska
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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