Posh Queen Bedroom, Exquisite Home, Fantastic Location!

Chicago, IL, United States View on map
Booked 21 times
Rated Exceptional 5.0(17 reviews)
  • Private room
  • 2 guests
  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • 1 bed
  • Clothing optional accepted
  • This is an Instant Booking. The host agreed to automatically accept booking requests. Once your payment is processed, your booking is confirmed.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking

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About the place

At our home The Polished Knob, we feature one large guest bedroom with a queen bed and TV w/ Netflix. Across the hall is the spacious bright bathroom with heated slate floor, walk-in shower, push towels and bathrobe. Workspace is available in the bedroom and living room. On warmer days enjoy relaxing or working on the front porch surrounded by trees. WiFi is available throughout. Clothing is always optional at The Polished Knob.

We are located on a quiet tree-lined street near gay bars, restaurants, Andersonville shops & bars, dispensary and transportation. The Red Line elevated train/subway stop is just a block away as well as Divvy bike/e-bike stations. The gay beach is just a few blocks away.

Feel free to join us in the dining room or out on the patio for a morning cup of coffee or tea. A guest refrigerator is available.

Free street parking is readily available on our block and nearby. If you would like more information about our home or the neighborhood just let us know. And for something special ask us about massage service.

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Sleeping set-up

Bedroom #1
1 Queen Bed


  • Parking
  • Heating
  • Air conditioning
  • Essentials
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron
  • Clothing optional accepted
  • Kitchen
  • Elevator
  • Handicap accessible
  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Doorman
  • Pets allowed
  • Breakfast included
  • Family/kids friendly
  • Gym
  • Hot tub
  • Pool
  • Smoking allowed
  • Washer
  • Pet owner
  • Best for remote work
Location details and gay map for Chicago
The place is located in Chicago, IL, United States
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Nearby attractions

Located in the Edgewater-Andersonville neighborhood, The Polished Knob is conveniently located to numerous gay attractions on the northside of Chicago. Lake Michigan and Hollywood Beach, Chicago’s gay beach, is about a 10 minute walk. The gay-catering Andersonville shopping & restaurant strip is ...

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Reviews (17)

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Stayed in November 2022
Reviewed on Dec. 13, 2022
G and E were some of the most wonderful people I have ever met. The place was so close to the red line I had no need for a car. They were able to help me find things to do and places to see. I would absolutely return to this place again and stay in the room. I was so impressed with the space and the bathroom. I almost wish I had a partner to enjoy it with. B...Read more
Stayed in September 2022
Reviewed on Sept. 21, 2022
We can recommend staying with Gerard & Ernie in their home. It surpasses the photos. They are both warm & hospitable and Gerard is an excellent (written) communicator and a mean coffee machine operator. We would love to come back.
Response from :
Sept. 30, 2022
Thank you for the kinds words. We look forward to hosting you again.

About the host

Property rules

* Only registered guests are allowed anywhere on the property.
* Smoking, vaping, candles, incense, etc. are not allowed in the house/property.
* No animals allowed due to allergies.
* No parties or events are allowed.
* Do not use the premises fo...

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from 3pm to 10pm
to 11am
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Extra per guest:
$20 per night after 1 guest(s)
Minimum stay:
2 nights
Cleaning fees:   $29 USD

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