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Enjoy a cup of morning coffee or glass of wine on relaxing porch with a view of Athens and O U.  Quick walk to uptown stores, restaurants, brew pubs, and Ohio University campus.Bedroom 2 has a comfortable full bed, closet, nice chair in a reading corner, desk and beautiful view out of two windows.
Private room in house

Grosvenor Retreat


Grosvenor Retreat

6 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
1 shared bath
6 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
1 shared bath
Self check-inEasily check yourself in with the lockbox.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

This 1920 three story, four bedroom house has a shared bathroom and new kitchen. The price is per room for short term guests only. Longer term guests (weekly or monthly terms are substantially discounted so contact host about your needs) and graduate students are most welcome.
The house features original woodwork and hardwood floors. Each room is nicely furnished. Easy walk to uptown Athens and Ohio University. We love to recommend all the local spots in Athens which are such a treasure.


Air Conditioning
Laptop friendly workspace
Wireless Internet

Sleeping arrangements

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

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 12PM (noon)
Self check-in with lockbox


4 Reviews

Michele User Profile
January 2018
Many thanks to Diane for allowing me to (Email hidden by Airbnb) munication was quick and thorough, photos were accurate, and I have felt very welcome. Easy walk to OU and great restaurants!
Matt User Profile
November 2017
Diane was a fabulous host. The house is beautiful, welcoming and comfortable. Neighborhood is close to campus yet quiet. Easily walkable to Court Street and the OU campus. Definitely recommend staying here.
Jude User Profile
July 2017
Terrific house to stay in while visiting Athens! This was my second visit and I came with my Mom. Both of us loved it. Very easy to walk to Court Street or drive out East State St. The house has everything you'd need. And, great views! Diane was there to welcome us and is an exc…
Tracina User Profile
June 2017
Second time staying at Diane's. Sure hope to return next year as well! Lovely home. Very comfortable. Had everything that we needed! Love the porch swing!!

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Hosted by Diane

Athens, Ohio, United StatesJoined in April 2015
Diane User Profile
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Diane is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I grew up on an Ohio farm, attended Ohio University for undergraduate and graduate school in Audiology and Hearing Sciences. One of the lucky Bobcats who stayed in Athens, I sold my Audiology private practice, Diles Hearing Center, in 2014. Husband Craig is an amazing woodworker…
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