- Located in the heart of Hyde Park, ten minutes from downtown Chicago and famous museums. Walking distance to the University of Chicago, Lake Michigan and the Museum of Science and Industry. Sleeps 1-20. Plenty of photos can be viewed at theabodechicago online. Beautiful Suites, rent one or for large groups rent the entire house. The Apartment Suites have private kitchens and entrances and the Main House Suites have private baths and share a huge first floor with a gourmet kitchen. The Abode provides hot and cold cereal, eggs, bread, coffee and juice which is then guest prepared. Wifi is available throughout the house and there are computers and printers available for guest use. Satellite television with Showtime is available in every Suite. All your needs have been anticipated. Come enjoy!