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Ray's Bucktown Bed and Breakfast

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A unique B&B in Chicago's Bucktown neighborhood, Ray's welcomes groups and individuals in town for work or play. Modeled after small European hotels and spas, the B&B has eleven bedrooms with private baths, high speed internet (WIFI and in each room as well as community areas including a steam room, sauna, HDTV and a kitchen, and free unrestricted street parking. Breakfast is cooked-to-order when you want it. This is not your parents' bed & breakfast!
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Sauna
Room features
Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Full view
71Somewhat walkable
Grade: 71 out of 100
34Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
5Attractionswithin 0.5 km
291Reviews
83Photos
5Q+A
74Room tips
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We have stayed twice at Ray's. Our son, daughter-in-law and grandson live three blocks away which makes this very convenient. Ray is friendly, hospitable and eager to please. His staff is eager to please. The place is packed full of all kinds of art, unusual fixtures and
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Response from Ray R, Owner at Ray's Bucktown Bed and Breakfast
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thanks for the wonderful review! It means a lot to us that you took the time to write this - come back soon!
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Amazing place and lovely friendly staff. A home away from home. Ray’s is a one of a kind place, absolutely can’t wait to get back there and enjoy this fun, creative, down to earth, friendly, great accommodations, amazing food and service!! A gem of a spot!
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Response from Ray R, Owner at Ray's Bucktown Bed and Breakfast
Responded 8 Nov 2018
WOW!!! Thanks for leaving such a great review. We really appreciate you taking the time and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay. We hope to have you back soon!
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We stayed at Ray's with two of our adult children in the East room. It was a little cramped and is probably more suited for smaller children but it worked out fine. You can't beat the location in Bucktown, parking was no problem and the breakfast was incredible. I looked at
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Response from Ray R, Owner at Ray's Bucktown Bed and Breakfast
Responded 31 Oct 2018
Hi Frederick! Thanks for the great review. We're so glad you enjoyed staying with us and that you thought our breakfast incredible. We appreciate you taking the time to leave us such a great review - it really helps.
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Our first bed and breakfast stay and we will definitely be back! It was easy to book. Called on Monday spoke to Ray and we were booked the same night. Ray was even nice enough to save a parking space in his 2 car garage which was very much appreciated! Spent the night out in the
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Response from Ray R, Owner at Ray's Bucktown Bed and Breakfast
Responded 29 Oct 2018
Hi Aron! Thanks for the great review. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay. We appreciate you taking the time to leave this review and hope you have you as our guest again soon.
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We spent our first night at Ray's for a quick trip and are so glad we found it. Easy decision to stay here again when visiting family in the area. Everything starts with the friendly and attentive staff who show great attention to detail and a sincere interest in guest
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Response from Ray R, Owner at Ray's Bucktown Bed and Breakfast
Responded 5 Oct 2018
Thanks so much for your thoughtful review. It means a lot to us - we hope to have you back soon and we're so glad you enjoyed your stay!
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Your question was sent to me but really should've been sent to Ray's Bucktown B&B.
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Sorry, no and as per our website we have a three night minimum on weekends. Please keep us in mind next time.
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This is one of those questions that is hard to answer, as everyone's standards of "firm" are different, but the Room with a View has probably the firmest mattress in the house. Hope that helps!
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"The website has pictures of each room with a full description."
"The north building staircase to the 2nd floor is steep. If stairs are a challenge, be sure to raise the issue when making your reservation."
"We rented three rooms and they all seemed equally nice."
"Rooms on the second floor are best for two or more travelers."
"All rooms are unique. Pictures on website are very accurate. Loved Eagle’s Nest’s windows."
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PRICE RANGE
US$132 - US$229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
ray`s bucktown hotel chicagoray`s bucktown b&b
LOCATION
United StatesIllinoisChicagoLogan SquareNorth SideBucktown
NUMBER OF ROOMS
11
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