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Private room in house

Unique home near U of I

Rick

Unique home near U of I

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Rick is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

The space

Enjoy your stay in a unique home that was built by the Amish from a barn in Indiana. You will have your own private bedroom and bathroom, parking is available and light breakfast will be served before 9:30AM. A maximum of 2 guests. Enjoy the back patio area and front & back gardens. No smoking in the house. Walking distance to Hessel Park (for walking and running), University of Illinois and near Champaign Country Club. Easy driving to Allerton Gardens/Monticello. Chicago is 2 1/2 hours by car or Amtrak/train. Airports closest is Willard Airport, Bloomington Airport. Champaign/Urbana has a city bus system as well as taxis.

Check in flexible and check out by noon.

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Wireless Internet
Kitchen
TV
Dryer
Washer

Availability

130 Reviews

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Ully
June 2016
I loved Rick's house - it was very stylish and had great character, with lots of artwork and smart design. The room was comfortable and classy. Rick was very welcoming and an excellent host. I felt very comfortable at his place. The location was convenient in the center of town a…
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Response from Rick:
Have a safe trip and enjoy America.
June 2016
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Sophie
April 2013
Rick was a wonderful host and made me feel very much at home and welcome in his beautiful house. I would highly recommend this as a place to stay in Champaign.
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David
April 2018
Rick is the ultimate host - he house is totally unique and relaxing, and he is a gracious, articulate and concerned host. When I mentioned we needed to arrive late (i.e. 11pm), he waited up to welcome us to his home. The home is unique and one you will not find often at Airbnb …
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Response from Rick:
there are sticks of incense on the bedside table....perhaps too strong.
April 2018
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Sean
March 2018
We cannot resist to be "flowery" because it is exactly the description of our stay at Rick's house!! The place is so cozy and grand...unique in so many ways. The hospitality was second to none! Thank you very much for keeping us inspired. We'll absolutely be back!!
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Response from Rick:
safe travel and hope to see you again.
March 2018
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Todd
November 2017
Rick's home is delightful and very unique. It's nestled within a quiet residential neighborhood and surrounded by beautiful landscaping. I wife and I really enjoyed our stay and hope to visit again.
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Ross
October 2017
Lovely host and fantastic home - our favorite Airbnb stay to date! We will be back!
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Response from Rick:
travel safe and best wishes for a beautiful wedding. Anxious to try that drink!!!
October 2017
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Marilyn
October 2017
Rick's place is a lovely gem, and Rick is a delight. The place feels like an artist's retreat in the woods, yet all my planned activities were within blocks. Relaxed atmosphere, incredible artwork, beautiful light and a host who thought of all my needs.
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Response from Rick:
You were just a delight....have a beautiful Fall.
October 2017

Hosted by Rick

Champaign, Illinois, United StatesJoined in January 2012
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Rick is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I am a semi-retired florist and a theatre director. I have three degrees from U of I. I enjoy gardening, U of I football and basketball. My favorite local spots are Krannert Art Museum and Allerton Park. I enjoy meeting new people and looking am forward to your visit to Champ…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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