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Urban Cottage

Urban Cottage

4 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
4 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath

View wildlife and enjoy nightlife from our newly built apartment above our detached garage, located a lovely 23 feet behind our house. We have a wooded setting, one block from Lake Calhoun (new name is Bde Make Ska)and an extensive bike/walking trail system, and two blocks from shops, restaurants and conveniences.


Free parking on premises
Wireless Internet
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in time is flexible
Self check-in with keypad

79 Reviews

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Anita User Profile
May 2017
This is a great place to visit the Twin Cities from. Cute, super clean, private and quiet. We were a block from the lake and around the corner from Wholefoods. Compact and perfect

Nicole User Profile
April 2018
Laurie is a fantastic host. This is the second time that my parents have stayed at this place and will always look to stay here for future visits to the twin cities. Great communication and very accommodating!

Jess User Profile
October 2017
The check-in process was seamless, and Laurie was flexible with our checkout. Laurie responded within minutes to any question--so responsive! The neighborhood is beautiful and within walking distance to anything you'd need. Highly recommend!

Chris User Profile
October 2017
Everything was great. Would stay again for sure. Convienint to everything.

Anna User Profile
September 2017
Absolutely in the best location and the bikes make it even better as the cottage is right next to a vast network of bike trails.

Kristine User Profile
September 2017
Amazing place - perfect location - had a great time!

Lisa User Profile
September 2017
We loved the cottage, what a perfect setup for a small family. Loved the location! The cottage made you forget you were in the cities, we will be back.

Hosted by Laurie

Minneapolis, Minnesota, United StatesJoined in February 2015
Laurie User Profile
81 Reviews
Laurie is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I enjoy biking, hiking, reading, gardening and traveling. My husband Larry and I have hiked the hills/mountains of Italy, Alaska and Oregon. Listening to live music at a small venue is another favorite activity, especially at places within biking or walking distance of our home.
Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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Minneapolis, MN, United States

Our little neighborhood of roughly 26 houses is just west of Lake Calhoun and is bordered by the Minikahda Golf Club (wooded area) to the south, and shops and restaurants to the north. Biking and walk…

Getting around

The city bus line is a block from our home, and parking is available in the driveway and on the street in front of our house.

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