NW IN Home2: O'Hare/Midway1hr,Dunes N Lakeshore15m

4.83

Private room in residential home hosted by Catherine

2 guests, 1 bedroom, 1 bed, 1 shared bath
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(#2 of 4 listings) Beautiful, Porter "County" Bi-level, Portage township, 17 & 1/2-acres, two fields, woods, trails, fishing area, creek & wild animals! Share w/Mastiff-Boxer, 3 declawed cats, aquariums, kitchen, living, dining, office, laundry, patios, basketball, picnic tables, bench, yard chairs, (Option: Tent Camping) fire pit & cooking supplies. Smoke/vape outside, not woods! No Hunting, alcohol kept to a minumum, no illegal drugs or marijuana! 20 min to Bus/S. Shore Train, Cabs: Uber, Lyft

The space
This is room 2.
Room 1 & 4, guest may bring pets,.
Room 2 & 3, No Pets (Host dog: Loki lives in the common areas around these two rooms.)

The house has Wifi.
This room has a large College Refrigerator and a Samsung Smart TV with Amazon Prime.
The property is private & secluded:
Wooded trails, fishing area, w/wild animals!
I share w/a Mastiff/Boxer: Loki, 2 de-clawed cats: Smokey and Sugar, and
4 aquariums.
Guests can not bring pets in this #2 room because Loki resides in these main shared common areas.
Shared, common areas include: kitchen, living, dining, family, laundry rooms, patios, picnic tables, bench, yard chairs & small-fire pit-w/required cooking supplies.
Posted: No Trespassing, No Hunting signs around property & Beware of Dogs on 3 entrance doors of the home. Security deposit & lease applies to the month long or longer stays with no breakfast.

What this place offers

Public or shared beach access
Kitchen
Wifi – 1200 Mbps
Free driveway parking on premises – 15 spaces
29" TV with Roku
Free washer – In building
Free dryer – In building
Portable air conditioning
Bathtub
Security cameras on property

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4.83 out of 5 stars from 36 reviews

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Where you’ll be

Valparaiso, Indiana, United States

Property is 17 & 1/2 achres of farm achrage, wood and salt creek with neighboring farms. Golf course is at the west (turning right) end of the corner cross road 875 N.
It's a 10 minute commute for shopping, restaurants, movie theater, strip malls and post office.
15 minutes to the beach, more shops, a variety of theaters, 3 large malls & 3 colleges: IUN, Purdue & Valparaiso U. One hour 15 min to Chicago, O'haire and Midway.

Hosted by Catherine

  1. Joined in August 2019
  • 97 Reviews
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Beautiful Large Bi-level House with 5 Bedrooms, 4 bathrooms-1 unfinished, 3 wood burning stoves, 2 kitchens-1 unfinished, a living-room, dining-room and an office. It sits on 17 & 1/2 acres in the Porter "County" farming area, of Portage township in the North West edge of Valparaiso between the cities of Chesterton and Portage. The private property is surrounded by woods and wild animals. I enjoy living here with my one large Mastif/Bulldog, two de-clawed cats and four fish aquariums. Available are walking trails, fishing area, basketball hoop, socker goals, picnic tables, outdoor fire pit, yard chairs, drink holders, sandwich makers and marshmallow/hot dog spears. No Hunting, minimal alcoholic beverages, no marijuana or illegal drug use allowed. The South Shore Train Portage/Ogden Dunes Station is located 11 minutes from the property, travels North West to the Millenium Station Chicago, IL and East to the South Bend Airport. Public Busing is 20 minutes South East of the house, in the Valparaiso City area. Lyft: (Phone number hidden by Airbnb) / Uber: 1 (855) GOGO-USA, Taxi's Service the area.
Beautiful Large Bi-level House with 5 Bedrooms, 4 bathrooms-1 unfinished, 3 wood burning stoves, 2 kitchens-1 unfinished, a living-room, dining-room and an office. It sits on 17 &…

During your stay

This is room 2.
Room 1 & 4 guest may bring pets,.
Room 2 & 3 No Pets nor service dogs for safety reasons because Host dog: Loki lives in the common areas around these two rooms.

I will usually be home yet, always available by cell phone, messenger, text and/or e-mail while, running errands or occasionally, gone for a few hours, working, enjoying a class, event, wedding or attending a funeral. I will always let guests know ahead of time if and whenever, I need to leave.
Upon arrival, I give a quick overview so, you can be acclimated to know what's available to meet your needs.
This is room 2.
Room 1 & 4 guest may bring pets,.
Room 2 & 3 No Pets nor service dogs for safety reasons because Host dog: Loki lives in the common areas around these two…
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House rules

Check-in: 3:00 p.m.–12:00 a.m.
Checkout: 12:00 p.m.
Self check-in with keypad
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

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