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1920's Bungalow Guest HouseEnjoy the flagstone patio, outdoor dining table, and grill
1920's Bungalow Guest House
1920's Bungalow Guest House
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath

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Behind our main home in historic McKinney, we have refurbished a 1920’s arts & craft style guest house. This 570 sq. ft. house has been completely redone inside to now include a living area, full kitchen, bedroom, and full bath. We welcome guests for an overnight stay, or an extended stay over weeks or months. Amenities in the guest house include:
Fully furnished rooms with all sheets, towels, kitchen utensils/dishes, and modern appliances
Heating and air conditioning
A spacious, fully equipped IKEA kitchen that we installed in 2011. New Whirlpool appliances include range/oven, microwave, toaster/oven, dishwasher, refrigerator, disposal, and washer/dryer.
Included local TV and Roku (Netflix/Amazon Prime/streaming), secured wi-fi internet access, DVD/CD player, and sound system
A full bathroom
Iron, ironing board & hair dryer
Onsite parking by the guest house, or on the street

Basically, you can walk into our guest house with your suitcase(s), unpack them, and you’re home. We invite our guests to enjoy the flagstone patio and grill between the guest house and our main home. Guests also enjoy relaxing on the spacious front porch of our main home.

We live in the heart of McKinney’s Historic District. In addition to seeing the many older, picturesque homes in this area, we are a short 10 minute walk from McKinney’s Historic Downtown Square. Many of our guests enjoy the variety of restaurants, entertainment, and unique stores on the Square.

McKinney is 30 miles north of Dallas. Access to North Dallas is about a 25-30 minute drive on US75 or new tollways. We are long-time Dallas and McKinney residents, so we can assist guests with directions and suggestions for attractions, entertainment, restaurants, and shopping in the Dallas-Ft. Worth area. We will respect your privacy.

Come enjoy McKinney and stay with us in our quiet, relaxed neighborhood.

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Amenities
Kitchen
TV
Essentials
Shampoo
House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox
Cancellations

78 Reviews

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Michael User Profile
November 2017
Was a great place to stay very private yet close to historic downtown

Lynn And Celia User Profile
October 2017
This is at least our sixth stay in the McKinney bungalow. Its our home away from home. Great location. Excellent and attentive hosts. Easy walking to the city square. We totally recommend it. Can't go wrong with this place. Celia & Lynn

Raquel User Profile
October 2017
Gary and Mary Jo were excellent hosts! We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in their lovely guest house. We will definitely go back it is so close to downtown McKinney and we loved all of the shopping and restaurants the town had to offer. Highly recommend for a weekend getaway with yo…

Jennifer User Profile
October 2017
This is by far the best AirBNB we have rented. Gary and Mary Jo go above and beyond. They truly have the gift of hospitality. Their guest house is neat as a pin and perfectly appointed. I typically try not to bother the host, but these hosts are different. We never once felt like…

Ibrahim User Profile
October 2017
This place was great. We had a wedding at the Flour Mill, and Gary & Mary Jo's place was perfectly located. The house was great and they left a bunch of amenities that really made the stay feel like home. I would highly recommend.

Amy User Profile
September 2017
Gary and Mary Jo were wonderful as was the cottage. The guest house was cozy, clean and inviting. A major plus to the home is its location. Just a light stroll and you'll find yourself in the cutest town square. Not only is the cottage quaint and quiet but Gary and Mary Joe have …

Allie User Profile
September 2017
This place is great! The description/photos are very accurate, and it's super cute and clean. Loved staying there!

McKinney, Texas, United StatesJoined in April 2012
Gary & Mary Jo User Profile
We enjoy hosting guests in our fully updated 1920's arts & craft-style bungalow. Always enchanted with the historic district, we decided to move to the area after our children were "out of the nest." It is a beautiful neighborhood of older homes and large trees. We …
Languages: English
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