Peaceful Getaway on a Farm near Waterloo, Iowa

Hampton, Iowa (United States)

Peaceful Getaway on a Farm near Waterloo, Iowa

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1 unit
15 guest capacity
Private Bathroom
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Description

  • Kid-friendly
  • Barbecue
This spacious accommodation is located on a farm in Hampton, Iowa, and offers a peaceful retreat for a family reunion or a weekend getaway with a group of friends. It six bedrooms, four bathrooms, and a half bathroom, and can sleep up to 15 guests at a time. The master suite is furnished with a large bed, a flat-screen television, and a polished wooden table. Each of the other five bedrooms is furnished with a roomy bed for two. The four and a half full bathrooms are located throughout the rental, allowing guests to spread out and shower without having to wait. Linens and towels are kindly provided.

In the kitchen, guests will find large appliances and plenty of counter space, ideal for preparing meals for friends and family. The living room contains a luxurious L-shaped reclining sofa facing the flat-screen television, with a few upholstered armchairs in the corner as well. There is also a fireplace built into the brick mantle for warming up in the cooler months. There is also Wi-Fi access for guests' convenience

Outside, glampers can relax on the wrap-around deck and enjoy the views. There is plenty of space in the garden for games, and if guests want to take the cooking outside, there is a barbecue grill available to use. As the sun sets and the temperature cools, guests can head to the fire pit, which is situated near the brick mill in the trees. An hour's drive will take guests to Waterloo, Iowa, which offers restaurants, shopping, and museums.

Features

  • King-size bed
  • Queen-size bed
  • Double bed
  • Twin/Single bed
  • Child's bed
  • Linens and pillows
  • Running water
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Heating
  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Sink
  • Towels
  • Kitchen
  • Cooking basics
  • Fridge
  • Coffeemaker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Freezer
  • Washing machine
  • Fireplace
  • Dining table
  • Highchair
  • Private Lounge/Living room
  • Parking
  • Fire pit
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture
  • BR/DVD player
  • Television
In the living room, guests will find a flat-screen television with cable access, a DVD player, and a fireplace. The rental comes with Wi-Fi access and linens. In the basement, guests will find a ping-pong table and some games. There is some patio furniture on the front porch, and a fire pit and a barbecue grill in the backyard.

Location + Surroundings

Local services
  • Supermarket
Entertainment
  • Antiquing
  • Movie theater
  • Shopping
This cheerful accommodation is located on a secluded farm five miles from the town of Hampton, Iowa. The property is surrounded by miles of wide open space, with only the leaves of the trees to interrupt the views of the horizon past the gravel drive.

Hampton, situated less than 10 minutes from the rental, is a charming small town with a selection of delicious restaurants and grills for glampers to try. The town also boasts the Franklin County Historic Jail and a few grassy parks not far from the main thoroughfare. Beed’s Lake State Park, which includes some walking paths around the shining lake, is located just outside of Hampton. Another body of water called Clear Lake is only 25 minutes further north. The city of Des Moines, Iowa, is about 100 miles away to the south.

Activities

  • Swimming
  • Fishing
  • Wildlife watching
  • Wine tasting
  • Feeding animals
  • Biking
  • Winter sports
  • Golfing
  • Hunting

Guests staying at this spacious getaway will enjoy a vacation of undisturbed peace and quiet. In the mornings, guests can enjoy a cup of coffee on the front porch. The rental property stretches in all directions, allowing glampers to go for leisurely strolls in the afternoons as the sun sets in the distance. In the evening, guests can light a fire at the fire pit and roast marshmallows or have a barbecue on the grill.

In Hampton, glampers can grab a bite to eat at one of the local restaurants, or take a blanket and spread out with a picnic in Progress Park. At Beed's Lake State Park or Clear Lake further up the road, glampers can go fishing or kayaking throughout the year. Glampers could also make the drive into Des Moines to visit the Blank Park Zoo, the Greater Des Moines Botanical Gardens, or the Downtown Farmer’s Market, which brings live music and local farm products to the city every week.

Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 04:00 PM
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days
Moderate: You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 7 days prior to check-in.
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Additional Information

This is a non-smoking property.

Guests are expected to wash their dishes, strip the beds, and take the garbage out after their stay.

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