Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Spectacular Guest Quarters 3 Blocks From Oxford Square

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 69 m²
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Walk To Square And Campus

Full 1BR apartment as guest quarters above garage with private enclosed entrance. Full kitchen with stainless steel appliances and quartz countertops. Flat screen TV in living room. Stunning bathroom with Jacuzzi tub. Queen size bed in bedroom and queen size Frontgate Essential EZ Bed for second couple if needed (check these beds out on the web). Wi-Fi included.

This is truly a spectacular apartment/guest quarters!


Owner
Tom and Carol Sharpe
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
26 November, 2017

About Tom and Carol Sharpe

We are a retired and very active couple, who love Oxford and Ole Miss and want our guests to have a wonderful experience while visiting Oxford. Tom was a research professor at Ole Miss for 25 years; Carol was in small business in Columbia, Missouri before Tom brought her down to the little bit of heaven known as Oxford. We have grown children, an elderly cat, and a wonderful Bassett Hound who loves every living person and thing on this earth.

Tom and Carol Sharpe purchased this apartment in 2013

Why Tom and Carol Sharpe chose Oxford

We built this guest quarters in 2013 primarily for visits of family and friends. It lives in a Historic Preservation District and matches the architecture of the main house, which was built in 1896. We think you will find it to be very charming.

What makes this apartment unique

The guest quarters are located just 3 blocks from the Oxford Square, which bustles with shopping, restaurants and night life. It is located on a second story and has a marvelous view of the old, heavily wooded neighborhood. It features an open living room/kitchen/dining area with vaulted ceilings and hardwood (bamboo) floors, and has a Jacuzzi tub in the bathroom. The apartment is flooded with natural light during the day and provides privacy at night.

Map

The Oxford Square features up-scale shopping, an extremely vibrant music scene, the finest bookstore in the galaxy, a wide variety of restaurants and exciting night-life. Thursday evenings during its season, don't miss Thacker Mountain Radio--a real gem of Oxford. The University Museums contains an astounding collection of Greek and Roman antiquity, art of the South, and regular special exhibits. And if you have not been to Rowan Oak--William Faulkner's home--it is a must see!

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment rental in Oxford

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 69 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • City Centre ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower , jacuzzi
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hunting
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
This apartment/guest quarters has many 'green' features, including bamboo flooring, high efficiency central heating/cooling, and a tankless water heater.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(18 traveller reviews)

88% Complete
11% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
Spectacular Guest Quarters 3 Blocks From Oxford Square
average rating of 4.888889 based on 18 reviews
5

Immaculate, convenient, charming

  • 5 of 5

This apartment has everything you need, in a quiet neighborhood within easy walking distance of the square. Highly recommended!

  • Review Submitted: 27/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Dallas, TX
5

Cozy, Beautiful and Great Location

  • 5 of 5

My family of 4 stayed Nov. 10-12, and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. This garage apartment had every amenity you could ask, was within walking distance of the square and completely immaculate. Tom and Carol even provided us with a complimentary bottle of wine. Our two younger children slept on the air mattress which was very comfortable. I highly recommend this property and will definitely try to rent it again in the future.

  • Review Submitted: 20/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Awesome!

  • 5 of 5

Great location for a beautiful apartment! Very clean and welcoming!

  • Review Submitted: 15/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Carrollton, TX
5

Fantastic location and great ameneties

  • 5 of 5

I stayed in Tom and Carol's guest quarters for a week while visiting the campus. What a great spot with very gracious hosts (and an awesome dog Winston)! The kitchen is spacious with new LG appliances, and I was greeted with a bag of local coffee and a bottle of wine. The full-size washer and dryer certainly made light travel easier. The location is superb with less than 5 minutes walk to the Square. The guest quarters are located over the garage of the owners and it new construction in the last 5 years. Their price is better than a hotel, and you get so much more room, with guaranteed quiet. I will definitely be back!! Thank you, Tom, Carol and Winston!

  • Review Submitted: 25/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0
5

perfect wedding weekend apartment

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is just perfect. We thoroughly enjoyed out stay.

  • Review Submitted: 07/05/2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
2 0
5

Great location

  • 5 of 5

Visiting our son for parents weekend at Ole Miss. This garage apartment worked perfectly. Has everything you need - even a welcome bottle of wine!! Tom and Carol are gracious hosts who communicate well too!

  • Review Submitted: 23/04/2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
2 0

Photos

Rates & Availability

Contact Owner

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee AU$99.62

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
Available
Unavailable