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Escape To The Country In Comfort And Style

Bedrooms 3
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6

Have you ever wanted to have the quiet and solitude of being in the rolling countryside away from the stress of the city but still have all the comforts of a modern, luxurious house with a porch and rocking chairs to sit on while you watch the world go by? This 3 bedroom, 2 bath house on a working farm has all of this while being only 1 hour's drive from downtown Kansas City (45 minutes drive from World's of Fun, Oceans of Fun, and MCI airport), 20 minutes drive from St. Joseph Missouri and Missouri Western State University, 15 minutes drive from Atchison Kansas and Benedictine College, 15 minutes from Snow Creek Skiing, and 40 minutes drive from Fort Leavenworth Kansas. The house has 1 large bedroom with ensuite bathroom and two other large bedrooms with a shared bath, wood-burning fireplace, large front porch, large open plan kitchen, dining room, and all of the modern conveniences that you'd expect from a house that is less than 15 years old. If it's peace and quiet that you're after then this place is what you're looking for. It's a half-mile from the state highway on the top of a big hill so you have a panaramic degree view in all directions. The house is ideal for watching sunrises and sunsets but if you want to keep current on everything happening in the rest of the world then you can connect to the Wi-Fi. Bed linen, pillows, and towels are provided for all 3 bedrooms.

Property Manager
Property Manager/Owner
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
23 October, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse rental in Rushville

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • limited accessibility
  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • pond
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(32 traveller reviews)

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Escape To The Country In Comfort And Style
average rating of 4.9375 based on 32 reviews

Peace and beauty that only God could design!

  • 5 of 5

The kids and I had a lovely time at your farmhouse! Jany was the most delightful kind and thoughtful and very accommodating. We loved the sunrises, sunsets, starry nights, dogs that visited, cows that kept us company, beautiful horses, the layout of the land, and perfectly appointed home! Everything was simple, sweet, and very relaxing and we will definitely try to make it back next year! Thank you for sharing your blessings with us! --The Page Family

  • Review Submitted: Oct 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It's so gratifying to get such heartfelt feedback from our guests to say that they all had a memorable, relaxing stay in our house and it's what we constantly strive for. My sister does such an excellent job of trying to make our guests feel at home and that's a big part of providing our guests with excellent value for their time and money. You're a terrific Mom and your children are not only BEAUTIFUL but they are so well behaved, bright, intelligent, quizzical, and fearless! It's so nice to be around kids who truly love the outdoors and immersed themselves in nature the way they did. I hope you return when you have more time to explore.
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Great weekend in September

  • 5 of 5

It's very peaceful and relaxing here. I was visiting Benedictine College with my daughters and this was the perfect location to use as a home base to explore the area. I will definitely stay here again if the opportunity arises.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We get quite few guests who are using our house as a base while visiting students at Benedictine College in Atchison Kansas and it works really well because the college is only about 15-20 minutes drive away. Having a modern house in a quiet rural surrounding is a great combination to create a memorable, relaxing holiday.
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Wonderful, peaceful stay in a great home

  • 5 of 5

Just wanted to get away from life for a few days. This is a great place to do it! Clean and very comfortable. Awesome support from the host. Close to Atchison, KS where there are very interesting small museums to visit and good food in small restaurants, or just sit on the porch and read and relax. Enjoyed watching the cows wander past and listening to owls and coyotes in the distance. Wonderful time. Highly recommend it.,

  • Review Submitted: Aug 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It's great to hear that a guest discovered the magic of finding a comfortable and modern place in the countryside to get away from life for a few days and just relax and experience life on a working farm. My sister provides an excellent service to all of our guests and it's a big reason why we consistently get such positive guest reviews.
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Trenton, Missouri

Amazing vacation we loved everything about our stay so beautiful!!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home amazing views, I'v been home 3days now and miss the place so badly. It was the perfect place for our family vacation before getting back to the busy school year. Kids ages 16, 10 & 2 all enjoyed the home and most of all the cows and night sky! Our stay landed on a major meteor shower and was the highlight of our stay the sky is so open with amazing views for star gazing. Being a mom of three my only down time is early morning so I LOVED my peaceful sunrise on the porch with my coffee watching the cows and the sun come up. Thank You for making our stay WONDERFUL and giving us lifetime memories! We can't wait to come back!

The Blands ( stayed Aug. 10th-13th)

  • Review Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It''s always heartwarming when one of your guests really enjoys their stay in our house and has a chance to experience the many unique aspects of having a modern house with a front porch in a quiet, country environment and just enjoy being there. This is what we want to share with all of our guests.
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Nice farmhouse with beautiful views!

  • 4 of 5

This house was perfect for our family. Lots of space and a beautiful, peaceful location.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great feedback from another satisfied guest. It's always good to get an affirmation that other people enjoy our house and it's amazing location as much as we do.
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Great Accommodations!! Great Location!! Great People!!

  • 5 of 5

From the time we arrived to the time we left we felt like we were home. Our son was getting married in Weston, MO and we needed accommodations close by. The typical choices were available (hotels, B&Bs, etc.) but due to our need for room to plan, prep, relax and visit, we opted for this home in the country. We were not disappointed. The house had everything we needed, with big rooms, plenty of sleeping space and a fully functional kitchen/dining room. The first morning we woke to the sound of a bobwhite quail outside our bedroom window. You can't get that just anywhere. And, during the evenings, we sat outside and watched the lightening bugs (a.k.a. fireflies depending on what part of the country you're from). We needed a place to hold a rehearsal dinner for 30 people and Jany's daughter, Laura, just happened to be a caterer. Everything came together without a hitch (unheard of in the wedding planning world). The rehearsal dinner location was right down the road from our accommodations, at Jany's house. Laura prepared a Taco Bar for us consisting of local grass fed beef, free range chicken and farm to table vegetables. Even the desert (homemade cookies and ice cream) was wonderful. If you need a caterer for whatever event you are planning, I highly recommend Laura and her crew. I cannot say enough good things about the place or the people. We will have more opportunities to visit the Kansas City area, and I'm sure we'll be back to stay at this location.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It's such a great feeling when you can provide a wonderful experience for a guest, especially now that my niece has started a catering service for guests who require a special event like a wedding rehearsal dinner. It sounds like it was a success and now we can add event catering to the range of services that we can offer to guests who rent the house. Weston Missouri has a couple of venues that specialize in weddings and the house is only about 35 minutes from it so is a great place to stay to be close, but in a very peaceful and natural surrounding.
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Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Kansas City International Airport
Nearest Ski
12.5 Miles
Snow Creek
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday farmhouse in Rushville

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
1 Oct 2017 - 30 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection A$101.06

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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