OVERVIEW: Two bedroom two bath 1450 SF home on one acre. self- check in. Ideal for professionals working in the area or here to visit family. Located on a quiet deadend street. Private upper deck overlooking heavily wooded back yard. View to west allows for sunset views. Thus property is a Certified Wild Life Habitat, provides the essentials for widlife. Lower patio with fire pit and gas BBQ grill. High speed internet, 4 miles to I-90/39. Five minutes from a state park and numerous forest preserves, antiquing, grocery, shopping, 15-mile recreation path. 30 minutes from Rockford International Airport.
Easy access to Rockford & Beloit for business professionals, traveling nurses, locum tenans, IT, solo road warriors, families
8 miles south of Beloit College WI.
11 miles north of Rockford.
1hr 15 minutes from Chicago O'Hare
1hr 15 minutes to Milwaukee airport
1 hr to downtown Madison.
11 miles north Mercy Health Sportscore soccer fields
CLEANLINESS: This home is cleaned & sanitized for every guest stay. The listing is blocked for 48 hours between guests to allow for cleaning protocols.
EXTENDED STAY: My location has been ideal for those traveling to the area for work. Write to me and let me know your needs: what brings you to the area, number of guests, just week days, or weekends too, how long expected.
BEDROOMS: Two bedrooms at opposite end of hall for added privacy.
Bedroom #1 - Ensuite with attached private bathroom with single sink, shower, tempurpedic queen mattress with remote control, view of the woods. Dresser, workstation, walkin closet, & luggage rack. Quality linens and towels, shampoo, conditioner, body wash, miscellaneous amenities provided. TV with Roku.
Bedroom#2 - full size mattress with 3-inch memory foam jel pad. Dresser, nightstand, tv with Roku, & closet. Located next to main bathroom with tub and shower combo.
LIVING ROOM. Large great room, vaulted ceiling open concept to dining and kitchen. and deck. Lots of natural light. Comfortable queen sofa sleeper with memory foam mattress in living room. Large mantel and stone fireplace (sorry, fireplace not available for guest use) Plenty of seating. Smart TV access Netflix, Amazon Prime, etc.. No cable. This home is fresh and sparkling clean. Patio doors open to upper deck with arbor.
DINING AREA opens to kitchen, seats up to six. Large bay picture window to the west offers view of the sunsets. Patio doors open to upper deck, a perfect setting to relax with a cup of coffee or tea.
KITCHEN fully stocked for guests to cook. Stainless steel appliances including dishwasher, refrigerator, gas range, microwave, Keurig, and a pantry to store your food items. Salt, pepper, oil, sugar, misc spices provided. Any necessary kitchen gadget, pots & pans, bowls provided, including sharp knives.
FLOORING: Laminate and ceramic flooring throughout. No carpet except a few accent rugs.
USE OF HOME: The home is priced for use by registered guests only. No visitors or unregistered guests. No parties or events. This home is in a quiet residential neighborhood and I respect my neighbors.
HOST LIVES IN LOWER LEVEL: Host lives in lower level, uses separate private entrance. Guest parking in driveway. Host respects guests privacy, but is available by text, email, or phone.
- Main bath has long vanity, well lighted for makeup, etc. single sink, combination tub and shower, and toilet.
- Ensuite bathroom has single sink, toilet, and stall shower (no tub)
DECK: patio doors in living room & dining area open to the upper deck with an arbor. Shaded most times of the day. Seating - two bistro tables and chairs, all cushions in storage container. One table has umbrella.
LAUNDRY ROOM: LG washer and dryer, iron, ironing board, drying rack. A sink for hand washing delicate items. Home has really soft water, please use less soap.
SAFETY: Hardwired smoke/co detectors. Two fire extinguishers. first aid kit located in laundry room.
PRICING: The daily rate is based on just two guests because I host so many couples and solo travelers. Additional guest fee is $25 per day. Use of home limited to registered guests only, no visitors . This is an insurance requirement, plus it limits traffic on this quiet neighborhood street.
LONG TERM STAY: Home is ideal for those working in the area. Discounts offered. Let me know your needs. Stays longer than 7 days require a weekly cleaning fee determined at time of booking the reservation.
OTHER: Host lives in lower level, uses outside private entrance. Always available for questions, respectful of guest privacy. The home is for use of registered guests only. No visitors. Guests park in the driveway. Please do not park in the street. The home is not suitable for children 0- 8 years old. Open staircase, unsecured shelves, gas range knobs at toddler height, etc, Host asks that guests kindly respect my lovely neighbors. Please treat my home as your own and leave it as you found it. Sorry, no pets allowed, home is marketed to those with allergy sensitivities.
THINGS TO DO: Located 20 minutes away from venues including Anderson Jaoenese Gardens, the Coronado Theater, Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center, BMO Harris Bank Center (home of the Rockford Icehogs), Burpee Museum of Natural History, Discovery Center, Rockford Art Museum, Mercy Health Sportscore, UW Sports Factory, Klehm Arboretum, Rockford Ice House, Nicholas Conservatory, Prairie Street Brew House, and many more.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Please be sure to include a message to host when requesting to book: share a bit about yourself, what brings you to the area, who are you traveling with. Before I can accept a reservation, I need to know who is coming to stay in my home.Get the full listing »