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Florence Room - King Bed, Rain Shower, 3min to CTA

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Florence Room - King Bed, Rain Shower, 3min to CTA

Private room in house
4 guests1 bedroom2 beds2.5 shared baths
4 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
2.5 shared baths
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The Florence room is one of three rooms in the grotto of Fort Washington, a Richardsonian Romanesque Victorian era home.

Easy unmetered street parking is readily available for those coming by car.


Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed,1 sofa bed



332 reviews
Felicia User Profile
October 2019
Ryan’s house is super cool! Great location off the green line. Our room was spacious and lovely! The bed was SO comfy! Will definitely come back!
Jessica User Profile
September 2019
10/10 would stay here again! I felt safe, comfortable, and Ryan’s got this trust system that really allows for a sense of community with the other guests. Not to mention that the house is breathtakingly beautiful.
Abigail User Profile
September 2019
Ryan’s house was bigger than I expected. This is a mansion and you can easily tell that he put a lot of thought into it. The room was better than I expected, it was big with a couch and TV. I was comfortable and I slept well. Unfortunately, I didn’t get to meet Ryan! Highly…
Hana User Profile
September 2019
Lovely house! Clean and quiet. Great host. Would definitely stay again.
Liana User Profile
August 2019
This place was great! It was about 20 minutes from any part of Chicago we wanted to go to. I was a little worried about the area but like Ryan says, it is totally fine. At the time we arrived there wasn’t any parking but after driving around a minute some freed up and it didn’t…
Helena User Profile
August 2019
An absolute nightmare of an experience. The house, the neighborhood, and the host. 0/10 - wouldn’t recommend.
Ryan User Profile
Response from Ryan:
While unfortunate, a very small percentage of guests are not a good fit for Airbnb or staying in a shared household, as was the case with this reservation.
August 2019
Tina User Profile
August 2019
Beautiful place, clean surroundings, and comfy sleeping arrangements. Would definitely stay another weekend in the future

Hosted by Ryan

Chicago, ILJoined in October 2014
Ryan User Profile
2825 Reviews
Ryan is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Minimalist traveller, usually opt for the scenic route.
Interaction with guests
While I live at the house, there is a chance we may never cross paths during your stay due to the size of the home. I'm always available via messages/phone, so if anything comes up, let me know! I assume everything is going well unless it's brought to my attention. I'm happy…
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Languages: English
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Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 3PM
Checkout: 12PM (noon)
Self check-in with keypad
After 3PM
12PM (noon)

House Rules

  • Not suitable for children and infants
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events