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Florence Guest House

Nancy User Profile

Florence Guest House

6 guests
3 bedrooms
5 beds
2 baths
6 guests
3 bedrooms
5 beds
2 baths
Nancy is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Sparkling clean
3 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

This 1,200 square foot unit is a 167 year old building that Abe Lincoln stayed in before becoming president. Central A/C, Forced air heat, Two decks (one overlooking the Illinois River), burn pit in yard, outside grill, fully equipped kitchen (w/new wave oven), unattached screened in porch, ample parking, sits on two private lots, additional upper unit available,, access to the Illinois River with boat ramp near & tie up on Our Two Private Lots, Quiet/Serene atmosphere, privacy our policy.


Air conditioning
Laptop friendly workspace
Free parking on premises

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
2 single beds

House Rules

Check-in is anytime after 3PM


3 Reviews

Adam User Profile
November 2018
Great Space with such History! We stayed 2 nights and everything was comfortable and spacious. We stayed on the main floor where our little Fur Baby got to relax. Only about 45 minutes to Hannibal and very easy to get to, I would definitely visit again!
Joey User Profile
September 2018
Wow! A piece of actual history - 15 inch walls aren't even constructed any more. The touches in every room are with local aspects in mind. Right on the IL river (probably couple hundred foot walk). Abe Lincoln stayed here between ferries, which is also cool. Nancy is basically…
Tanner User Profile
June 2018
Great host. Scenic and rustic atmosphere. Perfect for a getaway or traveling for work like I did. Nice view of the Illinois River right off the back porch.

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Hosted by Nancy

Florence, Illinois, United StatesJoined in May 2018
Nancy User Profile
18 Reviews
Nancy is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
My Love & I worked together to start this Guest House back in 2004. Prior to this time, He & I traveled many times to Texas, staying with a very old friend of His for the winter. I would cook for the Lady & fill up Her freezer before We would head back to Illinois. We always…
Response rate: 100%
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