Charming Vacation Rental with Mississippi River Views near the Shimek State Forest, Iowa

Keokuk, Iowa (United States)

Charming Vacation Rental with Mississippi River Views near the Shimek State Forest, Iowa

1 unit
5 guest capacity
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  • Kid-friendly
  • Barbecue
This charming vacation rental is located in Lee County, Iowa, overlooking the Mississippi River and can accommodate five guests. There are two bedrooms and a full bathroom. The first bedroom has a queen-size bed and the second bedroom has a twin bed and a full-size bed. In the full bathroom, guests will find a sink, a toilet, and a shower. Linens and towels are provided.
In the living room, guests will find a comfy sofa, a plush recliner, and a cable TV with a DVD player, the perfect place to kick back with the family after a busy day exploring the area. The fully-equipped kitchen comes with everything guests need to prepare themselves delicious home-cooked meals, including an oven, a stove, a refrigerator, a microwave, a toaster, and a coffeemaker. Other amenities include Wi-Fi, air conditioning, heating, storage for hunting equipment, and parking.

Outside, there is a furnished deck, a great place to enjoy a morning cup of coffee and take in the priceless views of the Mississippi River. In the landscaped yard, which is great place for the kids to play, guests will find a charming duck pond, and a gas and a charcoal grill in case guests want to take the cooking outside for some al fresco dining. The Shimek State Forest is a short drive away, offering lots of outdoor recreational activities.


  • Queen-size bed
  • Double bed
  • Twin/Single bed
  • Linens and pillows
  • Electricity
  • Running water
  • Heating
  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Towels
  • Toiletries
  • Kitchen
  • Cooking basics
  • Fridge
  • Coffeemaker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Freezer
  • Parking
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Deck/Patio
  • Garden
  • Satellite/Cable
  • BR/DVD player
  • Television
This rental includes complimentary Wi-Fi and parking for vehicles and a boat. For entertainment, guests will find a cable TV with a DVD player and a VCR, as well as a collection of books and children's games. No matter the temperature outside, guests can stay cozy with the indoor heating and air conditioning. Outside, guests can have a BBQ on the grill while enjoying the fresh air.

Location + Surroundings

  • Antiquing
  • Clubs/Nightclubs/Bars
  • Museums
This property is located is located in Keokuk, Iowa, situated along the Mississippi River in the very southeastern point of the state. Those who stay will be able to relish the perfect, relaxing seclusion while enjoying river views, along with being in close proximity to the Missouri and Illinois borders.


  • Swimming
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Fishing
  • Wildlife watching
  • Water sports
  • Golfing
  • Hunting

Guests can go fishing just across the street in the Mississippi River and enjoy the passing wildlife and eagles. The waters are also ideal for boating, sailing, swimming, and jet skiing. Hunting is a popular pastime in the region with several woodland areas nearby. Right in town, guests can visit the George M. Verity Riverboat Museum or enjoy a peaceful afternoon of antiquing or golfing. With plenty of bars and clubs to choose from, adult guests can paint the town red before returning home for a good night's rest.

Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 01:00 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

24-hour free cancellation
Fifteen: Cancellation is free up to 24 hours after your booking is confirmed and at least 15 days before check-in.

Additional Information

This accommodation is not pet-friendly.

Smoking is not allowed indoors.

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