Custer Carriage House in Downtown Galesburg


Entire residential home hosted by Amy

  1. 4 guests
  2. 2 bedrooms
  3. 2 beds
  4. 1 bath
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This beautiful home was built in 1923. It once served as the carriage house and living quarters for the nearby Custer house, but now its a stand-alone property. It is centrally located just three blocks from the downtown square and within walking distance of many restaurants and Knox College.

The space
This is a small space, 1100 square feet. downstairs is the newly remodeled kitchen, and living area with a large smart TV (no cable) and comfortable leather couch along with other seating.
Upstairs there are two small bedrooms with comfortable queen beds, a small newly remodeled bathroom, and an office space.
it's in a charming and quiet old neighborhood, with large trees, and many Victorian homes.
The stairs are steep, and the space is not suitable for small children, or people who have trouble with stairs.

What this place offers

Free parking on premises
Air conditioning
Security cameras on property

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4.92 out of 5 stars from 110 reviews


Where you’ll be

Galesburg, Illinois, United States

This cozy home is located in the center of Galesburg, two blocks North of Galesburg's square, where the statue of Carl Sandburg and his goat is erected. it's on the route of one of Galesburg's 8 Historic Walking Tours You’ll love the quiet neighborhood and beautiful architecture.

Hosted by Amy

  1. Joined in October 2013
  • 286 Reviews
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I am from the Galesburg community, and I graduated from Knox College. I returned to Galesburg in 2015, and purchased my first home in the area. As a frequent traveler, who enjoys the experience of an Airbnb, I believe my convenient spaces are a welcome retreat for people visiting family, or attending events in the area. I host several Airbnb's, the Custer Carriage House Downtown Galesburg, and the En Suite in Historic Home in Galesburg, which is a private space, and four separate bedrooms at The Great House of Galesburg: Executive, Craftsman, Chambers, and Innkeepers. I love to promote Galesburg history, and I am currently a board member of the Galesburg Community Art Center. For more photos, or to add your own, visit the Custer Carriage House, Galesburg Prairie House, and Great House of Galesburg (Silas Willard house) on social media.
I am from the Galesburg community, and I graduated from Knox College. I returned to Galesburg in 2015, and purchased my first home in the area. As a frequent traveler, who enjoys t…


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Check-in: After 3:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
Self check-in with keypad
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

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