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Abby Guest House - The Perfect Home Away From Home

9 reviews
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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
4 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
A cozy, fully furnished haven in the heart of Dallas, the Abby Guest House is conveniently located in the popular M Streets - within walking distance to the nightlife, shops, and restaurants on Greenville Ave, Knox Henderson, Mockingbird Station and Uptown. The best part of Dallas to be in! DART, the public transportation system in Dallas, is within walking distance. There is a bus stop on the corner of the block. The guest house is a great getaway for a single traveler or couple who want to walk to the Dallas nightlife from a fantastic family friendly neighborhood setting. Come to Dallas and live like a local! There is a private entrance from the front of the main house to the guest house in the backyard, via a private security gate. Easy self check in instructions are provided after bo...A cozy, fully furnished haven in the heart of Dallas, the Abby Guest House is conveniently located in the popular M Streets - within walking distance to the nightlife, shops, and restaurants on Greenville Ave, Knox Henderson, Mockingbird Station and Uptown. The best part of Dallas to be in! DART, the public transportation system in Dallas, is within walking distance. There is a bus stop on the corner of the block. The guest house is a great getaway for a single traveler or couple who want to walk to the Dallas nightlife from a fantastic family friendly neighborhood setting. Come to Dallas and live like a local! There is a private entrance from the front of the main house to the guest house in the backyard, via a private security gate. Easy self check in instructions are provided after booking. The kitchen is fully stocked for cooking and eating and includes stove top, microwave, toaster oven and refrigerator. There is a Keurig and also a regular coffee maker and coffee grinder if you prefer more robust coffee. There is a tea kettle and an electric kettle along with loose tea infusers. There is a selection of coffees in the freezer, assorted K cups, and various teas, but feel free to bring your favorite. There are several wonderful coffee shops within walking distance, including Starbucks and Pearl Cup. The M Streets area is a very popular location in Dallas with many restaurants and bars to enjoy within walking distance. There is a folder with menus in the guest house, along with maps and many things to do. The TV in the living area features Roku, a streaming device offering a wide variety of television programs, movies and music on demand. Channels include Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu Plus and many others. There is an extensive selection of DVD's in the guest house for viewing. There is a laptop in the guest house as well, which has a built in DVD player. There are several games, puzzles, books, and magazines in the guest house along with Amazon Echo for listening to music and more. Everything you need for a cozy night in. The couch easily converts to a comfy twin or full/queen size mattress. There is also a queen size inflatable mattress, as well as a travel crib (Pack 'n Play). A comfy thick foam topper, extra comforters, and mattress pads are provided, along with extra pillows, sheets and blankets. For your convenience, there is an iron, ironing board, clothes dryer rack, a hair dryer and curling irons in the guest house. There are also assorted toiletries if you need them in the bathroom near the sink. Feel free to use what you need. Formerly known as the Abby Brown Guest House, it is a recommended place to stay in Dallas by the Lonely Planet Travel Guides. Dallas is an exciting place to visit! Spring and fall the weather can be very mild. Summers can be very hot. The temperature in the guest house is personally controlled by powerful new AC/Heat units so you are sure to be very comfortable. The guest house is about a 20 minute drive to the new Cowboys stadium in Arlington. It is also close to downtown, Fair Park and the Convention Center. The guest house is a perfect rental accommodation for independent, budget travelers who want to experience a hot spot in Dallas and live like a local. Everything is provided so that guests are self sufficient. It is not a hotel or B&B with an onsite maid service. Guests are asked to respect the guest house, clean up after themselves, and treat it as they would a friend's home. Instructions are posted in the guest house. The calendar is kept up to date, so please check it for availability. # All utilities included # Fresh linens and towels # Comfy queen size bed # Twin or Queen Convertible Sleeper Sofa # Queen size inflatable mattress available # WIFI # Smart TV, Laptop, and DVD Library # Netflix, Amazon Prime, Roku and Hulu # Amazon Echo for music and more # Quiet peaceful private setting # Walking distance to Dallas nightlife # Fully stocked kitchen ready for cooking More
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Cooker
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Refrigerator
Alarm Clock
Safe
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Air Conditioning
Freezer
Paper Towels Provided
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Books
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Iron
Ceiling Fans
Stereo System
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Microwave
Shared Garden
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Kettle
VCR
Toaster
Deck
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Reviewed June 10, 2018

This was my second stay. And, as usually, I (and my grandson) had a very nice visit. Julie is great at providing her guests everything she believes will create a wonderful stay. This includes Alexa who can keep all entertained! Also, there was a temperpedic...More

Thank Priscilla D
Reviewed September 22, 2016

We stayed at Julie's guest house for 2 nights back in May and really enjoyed it. It had everything you could need and the self check in meant we had no issues when we arrived in the middle of the night (after an unanticipated Texan...More

1  Thank LeanneS940
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Reviewed June 30, 2015

This was a fantastic place to stay. Very lovely set up: full kitchen, bathroom with a separate toilet area & nice clean shower, comfortable new queen size bed, and a convenient desk to do any work if you need to. We mostly used this house...More

4  Thank Sublime89
Reviewed June 26, 2015

I Liked the apartment (Chalet). It's a little house in the patio, with an independent entry. It has everything you need to be comfortable. I liked it too much. The neighborhood is great. Quite, and near of everything. We were happy to stay at Abby...More

Thank Lisbert
Reviewed December 19, 2013

The Abby Guest House was absolutely perfect for our week-long visit to Dallas. We came to visit "fremily" (friends who are like family) who are scattered throughout the metroplex and the location was excellent for us to get to them and them to visit us....More

2  Thank Ruth J
About the Owner
Julie A
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:94%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2011
Interaction with guests
We completely respect guest privacy and will not interrupt your stay unless absolutely necessary.
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About the neighbourhood
Abby Guest House is located near exciting Knox Henderson and Greenville Ave in the M Streets Vickery Park area of Dallas. Public transportation can easily take you downtown or to other stops. There are many bars and restaurants and shops within a few blocks from our house. The bus stop is on the corner and can take you downtown easily. Parking is free and easy on the street and there is plenty of space in front of our home.
Getting around
Bike Rental Companies in Dallas: LimeBike, Ofo, Spin, and VBikes are scattered throughout the area. To access, download the app to your smart phone and it will tell you the closest one. Uber, Lyft, and Cabs are popular options. Easy access to public transportation with the DART bus stop on the corner of our block.
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