A charming brownstone two-flat, the House of Two Urns earned its name from a recurring motif in the original stained glass and rooftop urns. Built as a storefront Polish bakery, the B&B is in the owner's flat on the second floor and is conveniently located close to downtown in Wicker Park, is just off the Kennedy expressway and 1.5 blocks to subway and buses. Garden fresh fruits grace the full breakfast of one of Kapra's "blue plate specials" or choose from the buffet of freshly baked muffins, breads, homemade granola, homemade jams from our fruit garden, cold or hot cereals, yogurt and bananas, tea or coffee and orange juice. We are celebrating our 20th year in business and look forward to welcoming you to our home on your next visit to Chicago. Wicker Park is a hip, dynamic, ethnically diverse neighborhood that is safe for walking to and from public transit or the many restaurants, coffee houses, alternative theater/music venues and boutiques that are within a 20 min. walk from the inn. Guests from around the world have enjoyed the hospitality of the inn's host, who is very knowledgeable about Chicago, the arts, cultural events and can help make your trip and enjoyable and memorable one.
5 on January 03, 2015
The House of Two Urns is our first choice, always, in Chicago. The place is artistic and fun and Kapra and Miguel seem to have thought of everything before we know we want it. The free parking and the one block walk to the subway or bus lines makes it easy to get wherever we like. We took Kapras recommendations and explored two great restaurants within an easy walk. The House of Two Urns gives us lots of privacy when we want it but we can enjoy talking to the other friendly guests in the morning and getting advice on our day's plans over breakfast.
4.8 on December 29, 2014
We were looking for a place close to the subway (just 1-1/2 blocks), clean, and with a kitchen where we could supplement our daily menu besides going out. The kitchen has anything you might need and even laundry facilities. The hosts are friendly and help with information for sightseeing. The house is beautifully decorated. The neighborhood felt safe. We enjoyed our stay so much that we will certainly be back :-)
5 on December 21, 2014
I was so happy with my experience at House of Two Urns. The hosts are gracious, interesting people who are knowledgeable about fun ways to explore Chicago. The Bed and Breakfast is in a hip neighborhood full of yummy restaurants, clothing and books stores and coffee shops. I will return.
5 on December 11, 2014
I will always seek to stay here when I visit my son in Chicago. It really is like home in all it's warmth and hospitality. Kapra and her staff are excellent hosts! I would confidently recommend the House of two Urns to anyone seeking an experience above a plain old hotel stay, and the price is much better too! Helmut
4.4 on November 23, 2014
Nice location. Locking garage for parking was wonderful. Very nice staff.
5 on November 20, 2014
wonderful location, peaceful and beautiful rooms. i was only able to make it for one sit down breakfast because of an early schedule, but it was phenomenal!
4.0 on November 09, 2014
Really an outstanding B & B. We especially liked meeting the other guests during breakfast. By the way, the breakfast each morning was well thought out and delicious.The staff was very open and warm. We look forward to our next visit to Chicago and the House of Two Urns.
5 on November 03, 2014
What a wonderful place to stay. I regret the fact that we had just 1 night, i know we'll be back someday to your lovely place, thanks for all the hospitality and the kindness and for the wonderful breakfast, love
5 on October 31, 2014
It seemed to us that Two Urns innkeepers have thought of every possible detail. We enjoyed our visit.
4.6 on October 29, 2014
My wife and I stayed at Two Urns for 4 nights and thoroughly enjoyed our stay with Kapra and all. The B&B was perfectly situated for our needs and we were made very welcome. I would stay there again if re-visiting Chicago.
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Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway) 15 miles
3 blocks west of I90-94 at Division exit 49A or 1-1/2 blocks from the O'Hare Blue Line subway Division stop.
Amusement Park, Antique Shopping, Aquarium, Beach, Casino, Historical interests, Museum, Nature area, Near art galleries, alternative music and theatre venues, Picnic area, Zoo
Other, Bed and Breakfast, Urban Inn
Copier, Library, Piano, Washer/dryer , 2 miles from downtown/Loop; 5 miles to McCormick P, laundry, free parking
Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Bath robes, Board games, CD player, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, Computer, DVD Player, In-room internet, Desk, Fax Machine, Fireplace, Fridge, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Internet Service, Ironing Board, Microwave, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, VCR, Videos, Wi-Fi
Bicycle rental, Bicycle riding trails, Billiards, Sightseeing, World Class Museums, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Swimming pool
Kapra Fleming and Miguel Lopez
English, French, German, Spanish
2 outdoor cats on site
A video artist, her multi-talented poet husband and her young daughter are your hosts.
Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian , Diabetic, Vegan
French Toast a la Morrie
Named for a frequent guest, poet and author, this raisin bread french toast is topped with bananas and sliced almonds and served up with a side of sausage.