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This picturesque landmark historic home, located in the heart of Elyria's historic district, is a 5 minute walk to the Downtown Elyria's Commons, featuring restaurants, shops, Elyria Public Library, Elywood Park, Historical Society, the East and West Black River Waterfalls, Cascade Park, and many other quaint attractions.Home was started in 1867 and completed in 1874. This home stayed in the Lersch family until 2001. The second owner completely refurbished the home to its colonial beauty.
Private room in bed and breakfast

1870 Mansion-Waldheim, 3 queen beds, Breakfast

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Alice

1870 Mansion-Waldheim, 3 queen beds, Breakfast

14 guests
3 bedrooms
6 beds
1.5 shared baths
14 guests
3 bedrooms
6 beds
1.5 shared baths
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Alice is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

Waldheim, The John Lersch House Bed & Breakfast. Spectacular 1870 home in Elyria's historic district. Rent all three guestrooms and have access to the entire home, kitchen, dinning, billiard room, parlor, front & back wrap around porches, and private fenced back yard, with picturesque botanical landscape. Children <12 and pets stay free. Home has 5 fireplaces, including 2 in guestrooms. Guestrooms are also listed separately on AirBnB if you want to stay here but do not need the entire house.

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Wifi
Kitchen
Gym
Breakfast
Indoor fireplace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed, 1 air mattress
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed, 1 air mattress
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed, 1 air mattress

House Rules

Check-in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 10AM

Accessibility

Wide doorway to the home’s entrance
Well-lit path to entrance

Availability

5 Reviews

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Rajesh User Profile
Rajesh
August 2018
This place is amazing with extremely rich and well maintained interiors. Hospitality at its best!!
Tarryn User Profile
Tarryn
July 2018
Very beautiful home. The breakfast was also delicious. All the animals were adorable and friendly.
Doug User Profile
Doug
June 2018
This 1800’s, fully renovated home is beautiful and very spacious! Dale and Alice made us feel right at home and would go out of their way to help us in any way they could. The wrap-around porch is incredible. The location was fine and the street was quiet. The continental bre…
Jim User Profile
Jim
April 2018
The experience of staying in this beautifully renovated circa 1870 house is unique. Alice and Dale extended genuine hospitality to our family. It was the ideal place for us in to stay in Elyria while we were back in town over a three day weekend for a family gathering. Some of…
Ben User Profile
Ben
March 2018
Thanks for allowing us to stay
Alice User Profile
Response from Alice:
Ben, You are welcome back anytime. Your group of friends were a pleasure.
March 2018

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Elyria, Ohio, United StatesJoined in February 2018
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Hosting a B&B with my husband Dale is a dream come true. We love to meet new people and entertain in our beautiful century home. Every October we host the annual neighborhood Halloween Party in The Big Red Barn. Come visit us and enjoy your stay in the beautifully restored 1870 …
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