15 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In East Nashville, Tennessee - Updated 2022

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If you listen carefully in the silence, you might hear the strumming of a guitar, the beating of drums, or the unmistakable tune of a piano. This is East Nashville, Nashville’s music capital. Filled with lovers of the arts, this neighborhood boasts an eclectic personality that’s characteristic of its people. And if you’re a foodie, East Nashville will entice you with its variety of eateries. The variation ranges from high-end sophistication to local fast food joints. It appeases the strict vegan, the avid meat lover, and anyone in between. To truly immerse yourself in East Nashville’s culture, you’ll need to make yourself at home. With Airbnb, finding a pocket friendly, luxurious place to stay is simple. Here’s our highly-recommended list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in East Nashville, to help jump-start your vacation plans to Tennessee.

1. Brightly decorated cottage in South Inglewood (from USD 105)

Try out this delightful one bedroom cottage in South Inglewood. With the capacity to sleep four guests, this unit offers a highly affordable accommodation for you and your friends. The interior white color scheme is accentuated by brightly colored décor, giving the rooms more verve. In the bedroom sits a full size bed, your sanctuary at the end of an exciting day out. Spend some time on the large patio that’s overlooking the beautiful backyard. Perhaps you could also play with the four free range chickens reared by the owners. This place is the perfect home away from home.

Cozy East Nashville Cottage with Relaxed Southern Style
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
1006 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed and seating areas were comfy and the bathroom was pretty huge
the room itself has amazing decor that gives you classic nashville vibes
the place was quaint and comfortable
the space is cozy and we loved all of the nashville themed decorations
check in is easy bed is comfy towels are fluffy good coffee is provided would absolutely stay again
Cleanliness:
a clean and comfortable stay
everything was clean and neat
julian’s place was perfect for our quick trip it was clean and private
the cottage was super clean and stylish
nice clean place great host
Host:
the host is accommodating and super helpful
julian was a great host and provided us with some wonderful recommendations
very welcoming hosts we enjoyed our stay :)
julian was an excellent host and very responsive and accommodating
julian was a great clear and attentive host
Location:
cute little place great location
super cute space great location downtown is only a few miles away
good location close to the city and plenty to do near by
everything was convenient to the location without being too close to the tourist attractions
location was more than perfect
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2. Quintessential retreat with cathedral ceilings (from USD 186)

A quintessential Nashville cottage, this unit bears a quaint appeal with luxurious sophistication. Standing just three miles (5 km) from downtown, the cottage is conveniently close to all the entertainment spots and attractions of East Nashville. However, despite this, there is still a privacy and quiet that the cottage offers its guests. Inside, an assortment of antique art transforms the cottage from a mere accommodation to a space that’s bursting with history. Four guests are housed here, with two hosted in the loft bedroom upstairs where there’s a pair of cozy twin beds. And with the cathedral ceilings, light constantly floods in reinforcing the beauty of this space.

Hip, Cozy Cottage with a Fire Pit in Cleveland Park
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
365 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cozy cottage was the perfect place to stay for our girls weekend
great place comfortable with great amenities and super cute
cozy quaint cottage just perfect for a small family or group of friends
lovely cozy cottage the mattress and sheets on all beds were extremely comfortable
personal parking spot easy check in cutest space coffee brita water record player recommendations smart tv etc
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable
clean cozy and chic
clean well decorated and cozy
so quaint clean and homey
it was super clean and had everything we needed while visiting
Host:
thank you to our fabulous hosts
the hosts were super kind and responsive whenever we had questions
emily & beta were fantastic hosts & responded quickly when we had any questions
the owners are such sweet wonderful people
beta was a great host with lots of good recommendations
Location:
very cute cottage close to the city
really great super cute close to everything
location was awesome and close to everything we wanted to do
it is in an awesome location close to downtown
cute interesting neighborhood but close to lots of areas if you have a car
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3. Brand new home in hip East Nashville (from USD 168)

A brand new home in East Nashville, this two bedroom unit is situated conveniently close to all of Nashville’s amenities. The airport and Nashville’s best eateries and entertainment spots are found in the area. Welcoming you as you enter the house is a well-decorated living room with brand new furniture. The design of the interior is simple yet inviting, making you feel right at home from the moment you walk in. The flight of stairs leads you to the top floor where the two bedrooms are. Emanating from both is a relaxing aura. This could be because of the queen beds, spread with attractive bedding. It might also be because of the lovely décor which is kept simple. Whatever the case, you’ll enjoy your nights in the bedrooms at the end of an eventful East Nashville day.

Relaxing 2 BD|2.5 BA Nashville Home Base
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
179 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were comfortable & large closets were great
he offers nice amenities - really nice bedding towels etc
we also loved the open floor plan; there was plenty of room for the 4 of us
his kitchen was awesome & included beautiful stainless steel appliances
derek's place is very modern comfortable and impeccably decorated
Cleanliness:
it was a very clean and homey
everything was very clean and welcoming
clean and very comfy
derek's place was very clean and comfortable
derek’s townhouse is very clean and spacious
Host:
derek was a great host
derek is a thoughtful host
derek was so responsive and made the process so easy
he’s a great host as well as his friend steph who helps out
owners were very responsive throughout the entire time making sure all was right with our stay
Location:
the house location was good
great location close to highways and easy to find
great accommodation and a really good location
location was awesome a short drive to broadway and the grand ole opry
it was in the perfect location-close to downtown nashville and nice restaurants
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4. Well-furnished loft with town views (from USD 99)

Get a raised vantage point in this loft home located in Lockeland Springs in East Nashville. From here, you’ll have a spectacular view of the beautiful town. With an elegantly designed interior, light streams into the apartment from numerous windows, illuminating the beautiful wall painting and bouncing off the walls. This brightens up the rooms and gives them a genial ambiance. The bedroom has a queen bed sitting next to a window that overlooks the neighborhood. A skylight hovers over the bed through which you’ll stare at the sky on a bright morning or the stars on a cloudless night. This loft apartment is located conveniently close to East Nashville’s attractions making it an ideal base for your vacation.

East Nashville Loft
446 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
lots of light stocked kitchen two tv units spacious bathroom and extremely comfortable bed
super-cool space very comfortable and with great amenities
keurig dishwasher plenty of cook ware extra space heaters good parking and cozy blankets
the space is very fun with a good shower and lovely light from skylights
the space is super comfortable and very well-appointed (with some great art on the walls)
Cleanliness:
the apartment was clean and stylish
the place was very clean and well taken care of
the loft is bright and clean and was a great place to stay
the space is cozy clean and the skylights added a special touch to the ambiance
loft is super cool and extremely clean
Host:
jon and his family were wonderful hosts
jon was very responsive and hospitable
the hosts are responsive and available
the owners were even so kind as to leave us a wedding gift
they are super friendly hosts and their dogs are absolutely adorable
Location:
the loft is super cute and in a great location
location is great for walking to five points and accessing highways easily
great place in a great location
also a great location
the loft was super cute comfortable and in a great location
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5. Rustic guesthouse (from USD 89)

Standing in Inglewood, East Nashville, this guest house has an eccentric personality. Still, it proudly boasts of a luxurious appeal that intertwines with its rustic look. The wood cladding offers a beautiful finish to the walls while the Mexican floor tiles ensure the interior has a lively aura. A sense of space is created by the vaulted ceilings with thick wooden beams and natural light finds its way in via the vast windows. Adjacent to the living room is a comfy queen bed that sits next to a window that frames the beautiful trees outside. And the full kitchen allows you to prepare your own meals at any time you please. However, colorful East Nashville is filled with fantastic eateries just a few minutes from the rental and you’ll find yourself enjoying meals out most of the time.

Luxurious Rustic Cozy Guesthouse
575 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very cozy place with great wifi
tiffany’s place is truly a cozy cottage
we especially enjoyed cooking in the fully stocked kitchen and sitting on the private patio
love having a king size bed and it's very comfortable
the living room was comfortable and the bed was amazing
Cleanliness:
very clean and well kept
very clean and well supplied
it was very clean
the private suite was extremely clean lots of charm and local touches
tiffany's place is private clean and cozy
Host:
easy check-in and great recommendations from host
overall we were very happy and tiffany was a great host who responded quickly
very friendly and helpful hosts
great host everything was exactly as listing described
clearly owners prepared it as they would if they were staying
Location:
great guest house central to everything
great place close to downtown
the location is great and very close to lots of things
the location was awesome close enough to attractions yet far enough to feel like a local
so quiet but still close to attractions
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6. Award-winning cottage with a loft (from USD 150)

With a stamp of approval from the Architectural Historic Preservation, this cottage in Nashville has a cute and shabby chic design. The cathedral ceiling greets you and makes everything warm and airy.

The kitchen may be small, but it has everything you need to prepare a small feast for your family. The cottage can accommodate four guests. A king bed makes sleeping comfortable for you and your partner. The cute, little loft has two twin cots for more sleeping space. A small dining table easily fits everyone in. The modern bathroom is a contrast to the cottage’s classic design. It has a sink, shower, and toilet.

Award Winning Private Cottage NASHVILLE
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
713 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this space is amazing the decor was great and the furniture and bed were really comfortable
great location and very comfortable i would warn that sleeping four would be very difficult
the home was beautiful comfortable and the amenities were great
the cottage was small cute and comfortable for the three of us
the space is beautiful the bed (a king ) comfortable and the shower was delightful
Cleanliness:
it was really clean and cozy
the place was clean and comfortable
very clean and decorated with nashville flair
very nice cottage clean and cozy
it was very clean and decorated beautifully and very private which we loved
Host:
debra was a great host
kind and gracious hosts too
the hosts are very responsive and make sure your needs are met
and debra was very responsive to any questions i had
debra is a great host & we will definitely be back again
Location:
the location was safe and close to many local restaurants
great location very close to downtown and the titans stadium
great place in the perfect location
a perfect location for visiting nashville close to downtown and in the wonderful neighborhood of east nashville
within walking distance of several cute shops and restaurants
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7. Charming apartment best for couples (from USD 95)

Recently renovated, this charming bungalow apartment is the perfect vacation rental for couples. The place has high ceilings which allow for better air circulation. The comfortable queen bed provides a goodnight’s sleep for two guests. The small kitchen is equipped with facilities for making coffee, tea, and simple meals, like sandwiches and salads.

A relaxing sofa lets you sit back and watch your favorite shows on the flat-screen television. Nearby sits a lovely dining table for two. The bathroom is a thing of beauty with its modern design. Take your stress away by dipping in the relaxing bathtub.

Charming private apt. in hip area
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
920 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
merrilyn also provides access to a keurig and other kitchen amenities which was an appreciated touch
really great space well decorated comfortable bed and bedding all the amenities you would need
the decor is great very stylish with very nice furnishings and a fantastic renovated bathroom
stylish large bathroom and nice little table for dining and comfy couch by the tv
the interior is modern and fun but comfortable
Cleanliness:
excellent space very clean with nice touches
super clean and had all we needed
it was clean and i felt very safe there
clean bright and comfortable place
very quiet and super clean
Host:
host was super responsive and very friendly
host was very responsive for communication
the check-in process was quick and effortless and merrilyn was a great communicative host
awesome place great host east nashville is super trendy fun place to stay
merrilyn was a wonderful host
Location:
great location very close to downtown
great spot downtown close to everything
excellent location with many very nice restaurants close by and only 4 miles to downtown
cozy and cute place
location is fantastic as well
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8. Dreamy apartment near the heart of the city (from USD 133)

This place is lovely. It is self-contained and offers privacy, even though the owners live a floor above. The studio has a hotel vibe to it because of its beautiful design. Basic gray and white walls dominate the room, only to be opposed by the colors of a vibrant carpet. The bed is one of the most comfortable ones you can lay on.

Good for three, the apartment has a mini-kitchen where you can prepare simple meals for everyone to enjoy. The breakfast nook is the perfect spot to partake in this. Modern, contemporary design is what you will see in the bathroom. The best part about this apartment is that it is just ten minutes away from the central part of the city.

Dreamy Private Studio Retreat - modern & spotless
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
676 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the box fan for white noise was a great touch would go back when traveling to nashville
the fireplace is a nice touch and the bed is really comfy
came equipped with apple tv that has all streaming services on it and is beyond clean
mary’s place was very cute and comfortable her place was stocked with great go-to amenities
Cleanliness:
nice clean welcoming spot with nice charm and sparkling clean
the space was very clean
place was very clean with everything we needed
very stylish and clean studio-type space
the apartment was clean modern and stylish
Host:
mary was the perfect host
mary was an outstanding host
fast responses and very friendly hosts
mary was a wonderful host and i would highly recommend staying here
mary was a great host and had a really nice private suite
Location:
nice location in a beautiful house
such a cute and cozy place not too far from downtown or the airport
what a nice place super close to downtown
this was such a cute place we drove so everything was very central to location
hidden gem in nashville perfect location and very safe neighborhood
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9. Elegant boutique home in an artsy neighborhood (from USD 84)

Take a few days and see this promising part of Nashville and stay in a trendy neighborhood with a vibrant art scene. This apartment welcomes up to three guests, ideal for couples and a small group of friends. This one-bedroom apartment boasts stylish decors with chic furnishing and has a queen bed with access to a clean and functional bathroom. There is a smart TV with Netflix to keep guests entertained. The living room is cozy and stylish and extends to the kitchenette and dining area where guests can prepare a basic breakfast with a coffee maker, a fridge, and some dishware. An outdoor patio is available for a cozy breakfast nook and is a great spot to just relax after a long day exploring nearby attractions like Five Points, and the Grand Ole Opry.

Elegant East Nashville Boutique Suite
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
662 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
coffee maker smart tv bottles of water shampoo and a small dining area
the space itself is beautiful and super comfortable with a view to a nice yard
had it been warmer weather there is even a cool deck with comfortable outdoor furnishings very cool
beautiful stylish very high and amenities completely comfortable and perfectly clean
check in was effortless space was cozy and impeccably clean all amenities available and very private
Cleanliness:
very clean and quiet
jason keeps the place very clean and well maintained
the unit was clean and well stocked
the place was super clean and nicely decorated
very clean and stylish place to stay
Host:
great suggestions and a fantastic host
jason was polite and helpful
he was a great host very helpful and always made sure we were safe
jason was an excellent host and very quick to respond
jason was an excellent host from the moment we showed up to the door of the unit
Location:
great place close to downtown
in a great location too
awesome location loved the place
very close to all the highways and great venues
such a nice cute place just far enough from busy broadway
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10. Restored craftsman bungalow with city views (from USD 155)

Located just five blocks from the historic landmark of Five Points, this stunning and airy apartment is a must to consider when planning a trip to Maxwell. This part of East Nashville is walking distance to local restaurants, cafes, shops, and bars for guests to check out. The apartment itself boasts stylish decors with charming furnishings, and a fully-equipped kitchen with useful cookware and appliances for those who wish to cook their meals indoors. Ideal for couples, or two guests, the bedroom has a queen bed with soft linens and a big window to let light naturally in. The bathroom has a bathtub, washbin, toiletries, and shower essentials for guests’ convenience. The living room opens up to an outdoor patio deck where guests can also have their morning coffee overlooking the city.

Walk to Five Points from a Dreamy Attic Apartment
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
544 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire place 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the air was turned on along with nice music when we entered the apartment
the apartment is “night in the (folk art) museum charmingly rustic but very comfortable
comfy couch and bed and easy to walk to good food and night life
the apartment is amazing - artfully decorated and comfortable
the bed was incredibly comfortable
Cleanliness:
very clean and we felt very comfortable staying there
the apartment was clean stylish and comfortable
the space was super clean with thoughtful touches
the apartment was very stylish and clean
wes’s place was very cool clean and well stocked
Host:
wes was a great host
the host was very responsive and friendly when we needed anything
the host was so great with communication
we’d was an excellent host with quick responses and thoughtful preparation
is an excellent host; very accommodating and responsive
Location:
super cute very convenient location
the location was also a huge plus
and the location was perfect
great location would definitely stay here again
beautiful spot in a perfect location
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11. Heart of East Nashville Bungalow

Stay in the bosom of a historic home, right in the heart of East Nashville. Built in the 1920s, this home hardly shows its age having been well maintained over the decades. Inside, you’ll find a good mix of the old and the new. The furniture, for instance, ranges from antique mid-century beauties to modern, sleek creations. The kitchen is fully equipped with all the latest appliances to ease your cooking experience. Able to accommodate eight guests, the bungalow has three full bedrooms and an extra tent bedroom upstairs. And to bolster the fun outdoor experience, why not enjoy a shower in the outdoor vanity if you visit during the warmer months. Situated centrally in East Nashville, accessing the best eateries and entertainment spots takes an average of just 10 minutes.

Heart of East Nashville Bungalow
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
444 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 4 Beds 5 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we loved the decor and the air conditioning worked so well
the house was comfortable with all the amenities needed
we lived the deck space outdoor shower and the fun bed fort upstairs
one small efficient bathroom generously stocked with those things you might have forgotten
the deck is really nice too as is the outdoor shower
Cleanliness:
the house was clean and had ample towels and linens
unit was very clean and plenty of space
the place is spotless and charming
magnificently clean adorable and well decorated
the house is clean quaint and tastefully decorated
Host:
highly recommend this host
wes was a great host
wes is a gracious host
wes was an outstanding host who was readily available to answer questions or offer suggestions
lovely host who was quick to respond and offered plenty of valuable recommendations
Location:
cute house & close to downtown
the location is fantastic
the house location was great for walking to stores and restaurants
a perfect location that’s right outside of downtown but not a far drive at all
cute little place
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12. Century-old cottage

East Nashville is a town that’s bursting with history and this century old cottage is one of that tells this story. And you’ll get to immerse yourself in this rich history by living in the home’s private bedroom allocated for guests. The room oozes luxury and sophistication, barely revealing its age. A queen bed greets you and immediately entices you to lay on it. With comfort fit for a king, this bed will receive you at the end of an exciting day out. At the foot is a quaint, wooden chest that gives the room character. Adjoined to the room is a private bathroom with luxury that parallels a five-star establishment. And for even further privacy, there’s a private entrance to the rental to give you access whenever you please.

East Nashville 1905 Cottage

13. Treetop Loft

An elegant loft rental, this unit boasts a location that’s reliably close to the best attractions of East Nashville. Perched on top of a beautiful townhouse, this space has hip décor that reinforces the town’s rich musical pedigree. The living room area has a simple but exquisite alignment of furniture and boasts a flat screen television that offers all the latest entertainment. The bedroom has a luxurious allure with the large bed as its centerpiece. The wall is adorned with lovely posters of musical legends, revealing stories that you’ll want to delve into while at East Nashville. Outside, you have access to a fire pit in the backyard where you can relax and enjoy the outdoors on a beautiful day or night.

East Nashville Treetop Loft

14. McFerrin Park Townhouse

This beautiful townhouse is able to accommodate a maximum of six guests. Found in a diverse neighborhood, you’ll feel right at home here. And the house itself welcomes you with a geniality of an old friend. Its living room greets you with a warm ambiance. The wood floors, the rustic coffee table, and the modern couch all conspire to make you feel at home. The spacious kitchen offers an eclectic mix of quaint furniture and modern appliances. Tucked away upstairs are the townhouse’s two bedrooms with the master bedroom boasting a queen bed and two single beds in the second bedroom. With excellent décor, both bedrooms emit a relaxing atmosphere, necessary after an exciting day out.

McFerrin Park Townhouse

15. Try this 107 year old home

Live in the bosom of this century old home found at the heart of East Nashville, in Lockeland Springs. You’ll be accommodated in a private room perched on the upstairs floor. From here, you’ll have a wonderful view of the neighborhood while standing on the outdoor balcony adjoined to the room. The bedroom’s wooden floor gives it a rustic appeal that reinforces its deep history and the wall color gives the room a calming atmosphere. There is also a private bathroom in which there’s an antique tub where you can run yourself a relaxing bath. However, you’re not confined to just this room. The gracious hosts allow guests to use the living room, dining room or even the kitchen. Enjoy their eclectic art collection or if you’re a lover of music, then the music room will be a place to while away your time.

Room in Historic East Nashville Craftsman Home
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
510 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
private heater and ac which is nice
loved that it had air conditioning as it was super hot during our stay
just outside your room there is a small porch/deck to enjoy your morning coffee
the room is up a flight and a half of stairs with a nice soaking tub
i loved the room so beautifull and authentic
Cleanliness:
everything was clean and very comfortable
the room was clean and had everything i needed
their house was so clean and had so much character
it is a quiet clean and very nice neighbourhood
both the room and the bathroom were spacious and clean
Host:
caring and community sensitive hosts
great home stay very nice hosts
very knowledgeable gracious and welcoming hosts
hosts were warm and welcoming and eager to help with any needs
hosts are very sweet and very helpful
Location:
great place centrally located in the heart of nashville
great location lots of great places within walking distance and minutes from downtown district as well
close to restaurants and some cool clubs
great park to going hiking
nell's place is in a delightful neighborhood with many eclectic restaurants within easy walking distance
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No excuse….

East Nashville is a town whose attractions have remained unknown to outsiders, until now. And since there’s no shortage of luxurious yet affordable places to stay, there’s no excuse not to visit.

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