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Dome Sweet Dome! As seen In Pittsburgh Magazine

  • As featured in Pittsburgh Magazine (Oct 2014 issue)
    As featured in Pittsburgh Magazine (Oct 2014 issue)
    As featured in Pittsburgh Magazine (Oct 2014 issue)
    Main living area has vintage MCM sofa and matching chair
    Kitchen has vintage metal cabinetry
    Vaulted ceilings show home's unique construction
    Enjoy your morning coffee or an evening drink on the patio
    Property description
    Holiday Rental House – 
    3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
    Featured in the Oct. 2014 issue of Pittsburgh Magazine (the article 'Dome away from Home' can also be viewed online).

    Is it a spaceship? Yurt? Tent? No, it's a Yaca-Dome! And it's not just any old Yaca-Dome, it's the original Yaca-Dome! But we just call it 'The Igloo.' This unique home was built in 1969 by Pittsburgh native Joseph Yacoboni, who received a US Patent in 1975 for the construction method. Yaca-Domes were mentioned in the January 1975 issue Popular Science.

    MAXIMUM OVERNIGHT OCCUPANCY IS 6. For more than 2 guests, there will be a nightly fee for each additional person. All guests (including children & infants, regardless of their age) must be accounted for in total number of guests you select when submitting an inquiry or booking request, and...
  • Amenities & details
    • Air Conditioning
    • Alarm Clock
    • Books
    • Ceiling Fans
    • Central Heating
    • Cooker
    • Dining Seats (6)
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Freezer
    • Hairdryer
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (6)
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Paper Towels Provided
    • Parking
    • Patio
    • Refrigerator
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Listing #FKN3293886 by: FlipKey
  • Rates
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  • Property location
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Pittsburgh International Airport, 1000 Airport Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA 15231: 44.0 km
    Railway: Amtrak, 1100 Liberty Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15222: 11.0 km
    We advise using the GoogleMaps website or phone navigation app, as other websites/phone apps/GPS units have caused guests to have difficulty finding the home.
    Activities nearby
    There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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English first
Bend, Oregon
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 11 December 2014 for a stay in November 2014

Traveled to Pittsburgh from Oregon for a weekend watching the Pens and Steelers. We ended up missing a couple of flights and arrived 7 hours later than planned. Through it all, Lisa (property owner) was very gracious and accommodating. She met us at 11 pm when we finally arrived and was very nice even though we kept her waiting all... more

Kent, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 16 October 2014 for a stay in October 2014

We had a great holiday in the Dome, loved the space and comfort. Visiting wildlife was fun, deer and voles just outside. Thanks. more

Morocco, IN
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 14 April 2014 for a stay in March 2014
people found this review helpful

We traveled to Pittsburgh with our 4 teenagers and this was the perfect place for us to stay. We like to pick quirky places to stay and this fit the bill. It's tucked back on a quiet dead end street and has everything you need. The beds were very comfy, the home was warm, and the kids loved the sectional... more

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Listed since : Oct 2013
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Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 10 days ago
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