Rustic 1850s Cottage Rental on 10-Acres near Wyalusing State Park, Iowa

Vacation Rental in Elkport, IA

6 guests

4.9
2 reviews

Guests will be sure to enjoy this rustic 1850s cottage rental situated on 10 acres near Dubuque, Iowa. There are three bedrooms, one with a queen-size bed, one with a double bed, and the last with two twin beds. There are two bathrooms, one is on the first floor and has a shower, a sink, and a toilet, while the second is found upstairs and features a bathtub. Linens and towels are kindly provided.

The cottage has full-size kitchen, so guests can prepare themselves delicious home-cooked food, which can be enjoyed in the lovely dining area. After dinner, guests can relax in the family room and enjoy a game of cards. There is a phone and internet access in case guests need to keep in touch with loved ones back home. Other amenities include air conditioning and heating.

Off the living room, guests will find a porch, which provides a cool, shady view of the surrounding hills. Good dining options can be found in the nearby towns of Elkader, Strawberry Point, and Edgewood. The Wyalusing State Park is within an hour's drive.

The rental features central heating as well as a propane stove in the living room and central air conditioning for the summer months. There is a telephone and internet in the rental.

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Features and services

Most popular features

  • Wi-Fi/Internet

  • Private Kitchen

  • Bathtub

  • Heating

  • Fishing

  • Air conditioning

  • Fridge

  • Wildlife watching

  • stove

    Stove

  • Bathroom

  • Parking

  • kayak

    Kayaking/Canoeing

  • Climbing

  • Biking

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Where you will stay

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Elkport, Iowa

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Scenic views
This rustic 1850s limestone cottage is situated on a beautiful 10 acres in beautiful northeast Iowa in Clayton County, midway between the towns of Elkader and Edgewood. Dubuque is just over an hour drive from this rental and is a great city to explore. Cedar Rapids is roughly an hour and a half drive from this site and offers and is a great place for guests to explore and there are many nearby parks, restored historic sites and places to enjoy fabulous hiking, canoeing, and the wonders of the Mississippi River. Quad City International Airport is the closest airport to this accommodation and is roughly two and a half hours away.
Activities near Elkport
  • Biking

  • kayak

    Kayaking/Canoeing

  • Climbing

  • Fishing

  • Wildlife watching

There are lots of great things to do in northeast Iowa. The town of Elkader also maintains an excellent list of area attractions available for guests to enjoy. Good restaurants can be found in Elkader, Strawberry Point, Edgewood, and elsewhere in the nearby area. Restored by the Clayton County Conservation Board, Motor Mill is a complex of native limestone buildings along the Turkey River and is ideal for daytime strolls and excursions.

Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge is roughly an hour from this glamping site and boasts plenty of opportunities for guests to explore nature and the outdoors. There are a number of state parks in this area including Pikes Peak State Park, Backbone State Park, and Bixby State Park, which are perfect for guests who love the outdoors. Effigy Mounds National Monument is another known attraction in the area.

For those who would like to explore the surrounding areas more, Cedar Rapids is home to museums, gardens and many historic displays.
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Property reviews

4.9 overall rating
Overall experience
5.0
Cleanliness
4.0
Activities
4.5
Nature surroundings
5.0
Uniqueness
5.0
Comfort
5.0
2 Reviews

Things to know

Arrival and departure

  • Check-in: Flexible

  • Check-out: 01:00 PM

House rules

  • No pets allowed

  • No smoking

  • No parties

  • No events

Cancellation policy

Moderate

Free cancellation available up to 24 hours before check-in day

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Additional info

There is a $50 refundable damage deposit required for this glamping accommodation.

Pets are not welcome and smoking is prohibited.

Check-in time: after 3 pm
Check-out time: before 11 am
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