Weekend Away

Swing Batter, Batter! THE Coolest Airbnb Rentals for October Baseball

Progressive Field, Cleveland
Progressive Field, Cleveland (Wikimedia Commons)

If you’re a baseball fan, there are few things more exciting than the thrilling race to the pennant during October baseball. There is, however, something that could make this year’s postseason even more exciting: staying ringside in Cleveland, LA, or Chicago in unique, family-friendly accommodations.

From private rooftops that overlook the ballpark to a decked out luxury trailer fit for a Hollywood movie, Airbnb has curated the best listings for fans to hear the roar of the crowd, crack of the bat, see the lights and sights, and maybe even catch a home-run ball. Bonus: these are all great for families, too. And even if you don’t make it to the playoffs, tuck this list away for next year’s baseball season.

Chicago

Iconic Wrigley Field in your backyard

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Catch a game (and maybe a home run ball) in Wrigleyville’s closest residential building to the ballpark — families can rent the entire 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom unit for luxury space pitching distance to the park.

Los Angeles

Celebrate America’s Pastime in Luxury Trailer atop the Hills of Hollywood

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It’s glamping-meets-baseball in this custom-renovated, fully-heated and air-conditioned mobile home that comes with a view of  downtown Los Angeles and is walking distance to Dodger Stadium. It’s small, but perfect for a parent-kid baseball bonding weekend.

Craftsman home a stones (or baseball) throw away from stadium

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A classic Craftsman-style home has two bedrooms and two bathrooms and delivers all the charm a southern-Californian baseball fan can ask for. It’s just steps away from Dodger Stadium and even has a backyard to play catch in before the game.

Cleveland

Do October Baseball right in this two bedroom downtown Cleveland condo

downtown cleveland airbnb | family travelEven if it wasn’t a slide away from Progressive Baseball Field, this 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom duplex apartment that has everything from an in-building restaurant to a  barber shop, would still be a top choice for families.

(all photo credits except Progressive Field courtesy of Airbnb)

 

 

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