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The Historic Florsheim Mansion

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The Historic Florsheim Mansion

11 guests
5 bedrooms
0 beds
5 baths
11 guests
5 bedrooms
0 beds
5 baths
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Sparkling clean2 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

Enjoy Chicago's Gold Coast in the famous Florsheim Mansion. One of the most architecturally significant homes in Chicago, the Mansion is a perfect destination for families or groups with 5 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms; sleeps up to 12. Price: $150 pp per night (3 people minimum). Please note: up to 4 guests will be in the 2BR coach house; 5-7 guests in 3BR main house. 8 or more = entire mansion. Please visit the Florsheimmansion web/site for a special discount code of 30% savings on any booking.


Indoor fireplace
Cable TV

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed, 1 sofa bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
2 single beds
Bedroom 4
1 queen bed
Bedroom 5
1 queen bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed, 1 floor mattress

House Rules

No smoking
Check-in is anytime after 3PM and check out by 11AM
Self check-in with smart lock


44 Reviews

Walid User Profile
August 2018
A unique, charming house in the Gold Coast. Everything is as advertised. The bedrooms are very comfortable. The common areas are perfect for gathering. The house was very clean. There’s a nice outdoor seating area. All in our party really appreciated the house. The artwork…
Josef User Profile
April 2018
Stylish place, perfect location, spacious living. Russ was very nice host, we really enjoyed our time in Chicago.
Janja User Profile
June 2018
We had a wonderful stay - the Mansion truly is a unique piece of architecture!
Jilian User Profile
October 2018
Beautifully designed home.
Bess User Profile
October 2017
Russ was such a great host! The house was so fun and unique. Perfect location! He responded so quickly and was beyond accommodating! Would recommend to anyone. We LOVED it!
Diane User Profile
September 2017
Perfection!!!! Wow just wow. We arrived for a girls weekend and had all the amenities of home with the beauty of the city. The home is amazing and a great place to sit in for the evening and gather with friends, watch movies, play games and listen to music. We ventured out to…
Louis User Profile
July 2017
A fantastically located, eclectic & quirky home that was perfect for our gathering. The location was simply superb & we used both outside & inside space. It is not the Four Seasons, but we loved it's unique character.

Hosted by Russ

Chicago, Illinois, United StatesJoined in August 2013
Russ User Profile
51 Reviews
The owner has lived in Chicago's Gold Coast for 20+ years. A graduate of Northwestern University and the University of Chicago, he is passionate about the neighborhood and will serve as your guide to the best restaurants, outdoor events and, especially, live music!
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