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House of Two Urns Bed and Breakfast

1239 N. Greenview Ave., Chicago, IL 60642-3318 (Northwest Side)
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Ranked #7 of 25 Chicago B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
PaulHartog Sneek, The Netherlands
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Sneek, The Netherlands
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very nice place and well located near the lively neighborhouds for dining and having a drink, all is in walking distance! Also near to the CTA (metro-) station that'll bring you all over town. The room we stayed in (Das Porzellanzimmer) was kinda small but clean and nicely decorated. The bed was good. We had a private shower and that... More

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London, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a sentence you will never hear at this B & B. Instead you will be served a tasty breakfast with french bread, fruit and a variety each day. There is also some cereals available. The thing I liked was that breakfast was served at a communal table and you can chat with the other guests. It is nicely... More

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the House of Two Urns on our recent visit to Chicago. The room was very comfortable and the breakfasts superb. This B&B is ideally situated near a multitude of restaurants and a subway stop for an easy commute to all Chicago attractions. Ask about the Architecture Boat Tour if staying here.

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amherst
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our breakfast on each of two days was outstanding. Both owners were welcoming and solicitous in helping us with sightseeing and travel plans. The location in Wicker Park was perfect - close to everything yet far enough out of downtown to be quiet and safe. The decor was eclectic, and our one complaint was that a "shared" bathroom was in... More

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London, United Kingdom
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84 reviews 84 reviews
24 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose this as an alternative to staying in downtown Chicago and we were not disappointed. Firstly it feels like you're staying in somebody's home not a B & B - really nice personal feel including interesting paintings, list of DVDs you can watch for free etc The rooms themselves are really comfortable and the location is ideal for anyone... More

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Beaverton, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We found ourselves excited to wake up each morning for an allergen-free (in our case, dairy-free), breakfast and pastries. As well, the owners were more than helpful in helping us plan our trips around Chicago. It was a wonderful stay, we've already recommended them to our friend's.

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Cambridge, MA
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I've stayed at the House of Two Urns twice; I just booked another reservation for a coming trip. I find the whole experience something I actually look forward to, something that I can rarely say about a lodging for a business trip. The rooms are spacious, comfortable, clean, and with a art-oriented decor. The owners and staff are friendly, helpful,... More

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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We travel to Chicago regularly to visit family and have tried a number of lodging options but really enjoyed our stat at the house of two urns. Very comfortable, roomy,clean and well appointed room, quiet location close to many restaurants and shopping and an excellent breakfast. We plan to return.

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Kalamazoo, MI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We had a great time. The decor is really great, the hosts are nice, and the location (in Wicker Park, which seems like Greenwich Village and the Upper East Side all rolled into one) terrific. It's a great walkaround neighborhood, with a lot of interesting stores and music clubs; and getting downtown is also easy. I love the Victorian decor.... More

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Ankeny, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

My nephew and I came in from Iowa for an all-Chicago experience to celebrate his high school graduation. We came for a Cubs game and a Blackhawks playoff game, so we chose this location because it was central to the activity we were experiencing. But didn't expect the metropolitan, delightful experience we had while there! Literally blocks within a plethora... More

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Address: 1239 N. Greenview Ave., Chicago, IL 60642-3318
Location: United States > Illinois > Chicago > Northwest Side , Wicker Park / Bucktown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Charming Wicker Park bed and breakfast filled with art and antiques offers free wi-fi, full hot breakfast, free parking. Guestrooms all have access to guest kitchens, laundry, sitting areas, decks/patios and most have private bathrooms. Conveniently located 1.5 blocks to subway from airport and 3 bus lines that take you to Mag Mile, Millennium Park, Lincoln Park Zoo.Larger rooms/suites offer garage or off-street parking, others on-street with free permit we provide. Freshly baked muffins, home made jams from our fruit and herb garden, a daily Chef's Choice special entree and lots of bagels, hearty breads, yogurt, oatmeal, cereals, bananas and home-made granola to choose from rounds out our tasty breakfast served daily from 7 - 10 am. All rooms are air conditioned and have ceiling fans, some have fireplaces and jacuzzis. Since 1991, we are the longest running Chicago B&B where friends and family love to stay. ... more   less 
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