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STRAW BALE RETREAT STEPS FROM THE TOWPATH TRAIL

Barbara

STRAW BALE RETREAT STEPS FROM THE TOWPATH TRAIL

6 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
1.5 baths
6 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
1.5 baths
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

Welcome to our urban oasis. This custom built straw bale house is one of a kind. The 3’ thick earthen covered walls and natural cedar exterior blends nicely with the environment. The open floorplan flows from living to dining to kitchen with oak floors. A 1/2 bath is next to the 1st floor study/3rd bedrm. The 2 upstairs bedrms have cathedral ceilings with ceiling fans, oak floors, and door to the porch. The upstairs full bath has a footed tub and separate large walk-in shower stall. No garage.

Amenities

Hangers
Kitchen
Wifi
Free parking on premises
Cable TV
Essentials

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
1 sofa bed
Common spaces
1 couch

House Rules

No smoking
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for infants (Under 2 years)
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 11AM

Availability

20 Reviews

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Christina User Profile
Christina
June 2018
Great space. Quiet. Has a little of everything that you may need. Easy checkin and out.
Kate User Profile
Kate
June 2018
This house is just wonderful. It’s a unique space that feels good to be in. It’s on a quiet street, just down the road from the historic towpath. We enjoyed playing in the yard and walking down to the canal. Neighbors were also friendly and welcoming. Clearly a special place that…
Jason User Profile
Jason
May 2018
Very cool house in a great location next to the towpath and very close to downtown akron. Great communication as well.
Tracy User Profile
Tracy
May 2018
A well-situated and charming place to stay. The inside layout plus the delightful front porch work well for multiple purposes. The straw bale insulation and thick walls made for quiet nights.
David User Profile
David
April 2018
Amazing place
Dawn User Profile
Dawn
April 2018
This is a great place to stay for hiking in Cuyahoga Valley or biking the Towpath Trail. The house is very unique in architecture and was perfect for 6 of us to cook, eat and sleep.
Amy User Profile
Amy
March 2018
This was a fantastic warm and cozy home! The downstairs is spacious and comfortable. Ahll the amenities are easily accessible and there are’t too many overbearing directions as in some places! The book shelves were packed with all the best books. The home has a really wonderful v…

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Akron, Ohio, United StatesJoined in August 2012
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