House
3.71

Historic Dearborn Home: 13 Mi to Downtown Detroit!

Property ID: 462970DearbornMIUS
Sleeps 124 BR2 BA

Description

Find a slice of history at this 4-bedroom, 2-bathroom home. This Dearborn vacation rental in the Ford Homes Historic District is one of 250 homes built by Henry Ford’s team between 1919 and 1920, with a 2nd-floor studio space as the 4th bedroom. Walk to Downtown Dearborn’s shops and eateries, visit the Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation and tons of homes from icons like the Wright brothers and Robert Frost, or drive to Downtown Detroit for a concert, sporting event, or a night on the town.

Amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Free Parking
  • Wireless Internet (WIFI)
  • Washer
  • Laptop Friendly
  • Essentials
  • Central Heating
  • Central Air Conditioning
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Self Check-In

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Location Details

FORD HOMES HISTORIC DISTRICT: Ford Rouge Factory Tour (0.9 miles), Greenfield Village (1.1 miles), Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation (1.2 miles), Wright Brothers Home (1.4 miles), Edison Menlo Park Complex (1.5 miles), Robert Frost Home (1.9 miles)

DOWNTOWN DEARBORN: Bar Louie - Dearborn (0.5 miles), Black Box Coffee Shop and Art (0.6 miles), Avenue Brunch House (0.7 miles), Brome Modern Eatery (0.7 miles), Westborn Market (0.9 miles), Dearborn Historical Museum (1.0 miles)

DETROIT: Historic Fort Wayne (10.4 miles), Detroit Historical Museum (12.5 miles), Fox Theatre (13.4 miles), Little Caesars Arena (13.5 miles), Campus Martius Park (14.6 miles), Ford Field (14.8 miles), Comerica Park (15.0 miles), The Aretha Franklin Amphitheatre (15.8 miles)

PARKS & TRAILS: Ford Field Park (1.1 miles), Rouge Gateway Trailhead (1.3 miles), Crowley Park (2.2 miles), Inkster Nature Trail (3.2 miles), Rouge Park (5.0 miles), Bishop Park (10.4 miles)

FAMILY FUN: Fairlane Town Center (2.5 miles), Midway Sports & Entertainment (2.7 miles), Play @ Atlantis (4.0 miles), Thunderbowl Lanes (4.2 miles), Zap Zone (6.2 miles), Ford Drive In Theatre (6.7 miles), Yoyo's Fun Center (7.1 miles)

AIRPORT: Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (9.0 miles)

Reviews

3.71
7 reviews
  • Water problems

    3/5

    This is a mixed review.The house itself is great. It’s in an appealing historic neighborhood and still manages to have a lot of space.The kitchen and bathrooms are updated and the beds are very supportive and comfortable.However, we had a major water problem right away. The house floor drains were blocked. The first clue was the standing gross water in the dishwasher. The second clue was the blocked drain in the first floor shower that had to be manually cleared (gross again!) to make the water go down. But the worst is that those first showers led to flooding in the basement that flowed into the basement bedroom. This was clearly black water (I won’t get into those gross details).We had to leave the house in the morning and it should not be rented again until this problem is thoroughly remedied. We realized after the fact that someone else wrote a review about this in March and yet they still kept our reservation.I do have to say that the owner, Evolve and VRBO were all great to work with about this. They fully refunded our money and gave us money for the replacement hotel.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Laura F.
    Published June 27, 2023
  • 1/5

    The property was nice. However the basement flooded. The main bathroom shower leaked in the bathroom and basement. Dishwasher didn’t work and it smelled spoiled when we arrived. We asked for a compromise by having a late check out but was denied. Probably wouldn’t rebook.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Janae M.
    Published April 25, 2023
  • Super Clean and Cozy Home

    5/5

    Really enjoyed our stay in this lovely home. Owners are super friendly and kept ensuring our comfort. Great location near all places I wanted to visit. Quiet, Safe neighborhood. First thing I check for is cleanliness and this home definitely met my expectations. Will definitely stay here again during future visits. Thank You!!

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Fatima B.
    Published March 7, 2023
  • Big Space Little Amenities

    4/5

    Large spacious home in a great location. Very secure and safe and kept warm enough - even in negative temps. There were not a lot of towels, shower soap, dish soap, etc so you'll want to bring that yourself. You'll also need to purchase any spices including salt. The owner asks guests to wash and put away all dishes so they aren't very clean and need rewashed before use. This homeowner also makes you pull garbage to the curb. This homeowner did not shovel the walkway or stairs after snow and there was no shovel. The TV is a smart TV and you will need to have streaming accounts to watch anything.

    Summary: The amount of space was great but the homeowner doesn't treat you like a guest in their home - more a tenant.

    Tori
    Published December 28, 2022
  • Very Cool Historic Dearborn Home!

    4/5

    We rented this home for our annual sisters/nieces weekend. Overall, the home was very nice & met our needs, but we did encounter the following issues:Not enough TPFirst floor bathroom door doesn’t close properly and ventilation fan is broken Not enough bedding (no blankets, top sheets, or extra bedding for hide-a-beds)Rickety front porch railing (for handicapped sister)Need lamps besides overhead lightsNot enuf dish soap, coffee pods for Kuerig, or tea

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Katherine G
    Published December 28, 2022
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