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Chicago Luxurious Vintage Condo on the North Shore

Bedrooms 3
Space 185 m²
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights


About the property

Condo, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

Residence on the Avenue. A Spacious 2000sq.ft. condo in a stunning blonde brick/limestone 1928 building on a tree lined avenue. We now offer an identical condo available for rentals of 30 days or longer. Please contact us for availability. A very quiet and secure 4 unit building with front lobby entrance. We are a fully licensed vacation rental # 2087705 and one of only 73 licensed vacation condos in Chicago. The entrance boxwood garden which is enclosed by beautiful wrought iron fencing is a hint of what awaits you inside the exquisite vintage building. There is also a fenced rear garden which can be enjoyed from your back porch. We also have a 2/bed 2/bath listed on VRBO Free inter net & long distance phone.

The interior of the unit is grand & open. The living room, dining area & kitchen over look the tree tops through the seven large windows. The finishing touch in the entertainment area is the Italin marble fireplace.

On the Evanston Border, only 1 mile from the quaint downtown home to shops, restaurants and of course Northwestern University. Loyola University and Park on Lake Michigan are only 1 mile away, a mere 5 minute drive or 20 minute walk.

Just 6 blocks to the Union Pacific train that takes you to the heart of the city in 15 minutes. Ravinia Park which is an amazing out door concert venue is reachable by the same train in 20 minutes.

Walking distance to the Red Line as well as bus service so you can reach the city center with in 20 minute. This is truly a great place to call home while exploring all the wonderful things that Chicago and the wonderful North Shore communities of Evanston, Wilmette and Kennelworth have to offer. Wrigley Field home to the World Series Championship Cubs is just 15 minutes from our location!

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More Details
Registration Number : 2087705

William Harty
Member since: 2004
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
20 March, 2018

About William Harty

President of our family owned business. Member of the Glen Ellyn Chamber of Commerce.Member of the Human Rights Campaign.

William Harty purchased this condo in 2003

Why William Harty chose Rogers Park

I love the closeness to Lake Michigan and down town. Evanston home of Northwestern University is with in 2 miles.....a bit more easy going and peaceful. Michigan Avenue (Magnificient Mile)with all of it's exquisite boutiques, Water Tower Place,the Hancock Building, Oak Street, Oak Street Beach, all with in a 15 minute train line on the Union Pacific train which is only 6 blocks away. The Red line will take you to Wrigley Field, Lincoln Park Zoo & down town as well. Wrigley Field home to the World Series Championship Cubs is just 15 minutes from our location!

What makes this condo unique

This home offers every thing that you would need for your Holiday or business trip. Luxury and all amenities at an affordable price. Compared to area hotels this is such a great value. Just think, having your own home with much more privacy.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo rental in Rogers Park, Illinois

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 185 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Town
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • soap
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Paper Towels
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • water cooler
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure , jacuzzi , Ensuite
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , bath with shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 large double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double bed
  • Queen size Beds (3) Master has one Queen. 2nd bedroom has 2 queen beds., Double Beds (1) 3rd bed room, Twin or Single Beds (1) If needed single Aero beds are available
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wooden decking
  • long term rentals available
  • alternative lifestyle
Pool / Spa:
  • Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
  • jacuzzi
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Please note that the Tree Top Condo does sleep 8 how ever there is an extra charge per person per night over 6. See rates for this.


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Chicago Luxurious Vintage Condo on the North Shore
average rating of 4.78125 based on 64 reviews
Providence, Rhode Island

Perfect getaway condo!

  • 5 of 5

This condo was absolutely stunning and perfectly appointed as well as being EXACTLY as pictured! It was a treat for us to stay there this past weekend during the marathon. The neighborhood was terrific and quiet and well situated to get to either the bus or train and offered a variety of nearby small grocery stores to pick up those breakfast items that you might want to have on hand. The street itself is tree-lined and very pretty.

The condo itself (and the building) is in wonderful condition, very clean and with beautiful hardwood floors throughout, big windows to let the sunlight in, and an open floor plan with the huge kitchen, living room and dining room all together. The three bedrooms and 2 bathrooms were spacious, impeccably maintained and nicely decorated and the washer/dryer was a bonus and tucked away at the back of the condo. This is a very spacious and open condo that exudes warmth and convenience.

The owner and the property manager were both very responsive, and the property manager, who lives on site, gave us a full tour and explanation of how everything in the condo worked and left us with a book of notes on local restaurants, transportation and how to check-out. We were given all the info. we needed to enjoy the privacy that the unit offered, but we knew that the property manager was there if we had additional questions. Ross was very nice and a wonderful host!

Wanted to give a shoutout to a local restaurant that was suggested as being very good: Bar Ombra, in the Andersonville neighborhood (closeby) was fabulous....the homemade pasta meals and the wood grilled chicken were to die for! We highly recommend enjoying dinner there!

Everyone in our group (two couples and our youngest adult daughter) truly enjoyed this unit, the area and the ability to relax and visit with each other, something we wouldn't have been able to do if we had stayed in a hotel room. We had a lovely time in this condo and wouldn't hesitate to rent here again.

Thank you for a wonderful weekend in Chicago!

  • Review Submitted: 14/10/2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

It was clean, spacious and exactly as seen in the pictures, we felt right at home. I highly recommend this place, the owner was easy to get a hold of and having someone on site made getting acclimated easier.

  • Review Submitted: 04/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely large apartment on a quiet residential suite. Perfect distance for walk to Evanston!

  • 5 of 5

Prompt communication and friendly, easy access into apartment. We’ve already booked our next stay! One small thing for business: internet can be spotty, members of our group that had to work on computers noted this.

  • Review Submitted: 09/02/2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic! Better than I imagined!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I stayed at Residence on the Avenue over the Christmas holidays and it far exceeded our expectations.

For starters, it is HUGE. The size of the kitchen alone is worth the price of admission. The home was beautifully furnished, comfortable and spacious. My two sisters and I comfortably shared the room with two queen beds (which has TONS of closet space), my father enjoyed his master bedroom suite and my brother had his own room. The location was convenient for our needs. Another bonus was having a garage parking spot, which in Chicago is great any day, but especially helpful as it snowed during our stay.

There's an in-unit washer and dryer, Wifi, cable, DVD player and a selection of DVD's to choose from. Also included was a helpful binder full of neighborhood information including transportation options, stores and restaurants (we had dinner at one of the reccomended restaurants, R Public House, which was delicious). The owner, William, is lovely and the building manager, Ross was so nice and helpful.

Really, I can't say enough wonderful things about Residence on the Avenue. Would stay here again in a heartbeat!

  • Review Submitted: 02/01/2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Absolutely Loved It!!!

  • 5 of 5

This had everything we needed for our stay. We truly felt like we were at home. Great location! We will stay here again, when we return to Chicago. You can't go wrong staying here.

  • Review Submitted: 01/01/2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect place for our gathering!

  • 5 of 5

This condo was perfect for us! We spent most of our time in the condo since we were working on a writing project. The living space area was very roomy and sitting on the couch in front of the fire was the best! The condo was very clean, bright and homey!

  • Review Submitted: 12/12/2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Nearest Train
0.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Nearest Point of Interest
Northwestern University Campus
Nearest Point of Interest
Loyola University
Nearest Point of Interest
Historic Sheridan Road
Nearest Point of Interest
Lake Michigan Beaches
Nearest Point of Interest
Lake Shore Drive
Nearest Point of Interest
Metra Transportation, Red line
Nearest Point of Interest
Down town Evanston
Nearest Point of Interest
Chicago Botanical Garden
Nearest Point of Interest
Ravinia Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Union Pacific to Down town Ogilvie Station
Nearest Point of Interest
Ravinia Park
Car: not necessary

North shore of Chicago

Other Activities: Shopping, Boating


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday condo in Rogers Park, Illinois

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
20 Mar 2018 - 27 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 7 guests; add AU$25 per night, per additional guest
Late Spring
28 Apr 2018 - 25 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
26 May 2018 - 21 Sep 2018
4 night minimum stay
Early fall
22 Sep 2018 - 2 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 7 guests; add AU$25 per night, per additional guest
late fall
3 Nov 2018 - 16 Nov 2018
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$25 per night, per additional guest
17 Nov 2018 - 25 Nov 2018
5 night minimum stay
Early Winter
26 Nov 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$25 per night, per additional guest
22 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
5 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$25 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee AU$172.03
Refundable Damage Deposit AU$382.29
Parking $10. per. night AU$12.74 + Tax
Cleaning AU$127.43 + Tax
Tax Rate 21.4%

Please note that monthly rates are for our grand 3rd floor condo. Contact us for availability. Extra charge for holidays may apply if not indicated. Extra charge for guests over 7. $20. per person per night. Children under 10 are not included. From May through September we have a week end min. stay of 4 nights. If with in 30 days of rental we do make exceptions. Garage parking is $10. per night.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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