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Sleeps 10, Close To Downtown, 3 Bedroom Comfortable Home

Bedrooms 3
Space 148 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

Newly Remodeled 3 Br, 2 Bath, Laundry, Near Downtown.

Lovely home in residential area close to downtown and the Ingersoll business district. Newly remodeled, this 3 br, 2 bath home will easily accomodate 10 people. Comfortable beds and nice linens await you. Sun room has 2 queen sleeper sofas, all bedrooms have queen beds. Laundry facilities for your use. Within walking distance to a grocery store and the Ingersoll business district and 1/2 mile from Drake University or Des Moines University. Large deck and gas grill. 15-20 min. from any where in the Des Moines metro area.

Leslie Gearhart
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Response time
Within an hour
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
28 July, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in North of Grand, Iowa

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 148 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , bath (no shower) , shower enclosure , The newly remodeled 2nd floor bathroom has a tub/shower.
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure , The 1st floor bath is new with walk in shower and seats.
  • First floor bathroom is new and includes a walk in shower with corner seats. There is a washer/dryer for your use right outside this bath off the kitchen.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 large double bed
  • 3 bedrooms upstairs have queen beds with cozy linens. The family room on the first floor has 2 queen sofa sleepers with nice bedding.
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
This home is in a residential neighborhood near downtown. It is 3-4 blocks from I-235 freeway. You can get any where in metro area in 15-20 min.


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Sleeps 10, Close To Downtown, 3 Bedroom Comfortable Home
average rating of 4.85 based on 20 reviews

Great home

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed staying in this great home. Well equipped with linens, kitchen supplies, and even toilet paper! Loved the charm and comfort. Will definitely consider renting this home again!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Geoffs Going Away Party

  • 5 of 5

Very nice house.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great house for our family. Good location and very quiet neighborhood

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed all the amenities and the peacefulness of the area

  • Review Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sisters weekend

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay so much last year we had to come back! Great layout with beds on both floors, a walk-in shower on the first floor, awesome kitchen and cozy living room. The location is in a quiet neighborhood and is near delicious and fun shops on Ingersoll (coffee, chocolate, restaurants...). Thanks for a great space! R.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very nice!

  • 5 of 5

Great experience! Will stay again!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Eden Prairie, MN

Beautiful property close to downtown Des Moines, sleeps 10

  • 5 of 5

We are a group of 6 women who travel together for one long weekend each year. Such a beautiful property with wonderful , comfortable beds and bedding to sleep up to 10.

The house is just a few miles from downtown Des Moines and the East Village shopping area, Riverwalk, the Capitol, Terrace Hill and the botanical garden. We enjoyed being close and yet in a neighborhood. It is surrounded by other homes, quiet and pretty. It is safe to walk and jog in the neighborhood. There is a grocery within 1/2 mile. There are numerous places to eat out nearby as well. It has a nice deck and peaceful back yard. Parking is adequate on off street driveway for about 3-4 bigger cars, we had 2 van size vehicles and it was plenty for us.

The home is a wonderful older style home, but has been fully renovated and beautifully decorated.

3 upstairs bedrooms with comfortable queen beds and a full bath. Lower level has a room with 2 comfortable queen sleep sofas and a bath with a large shower. The kitchen is well equipped and was what we needed to have meals at home away from home.Cooking spray, some basic spices, a huge fridge and freezer, decent knives and all the serving ware you will need for a stay. Leslie even supplied laundry soap, dish soap, hand soap and all linens and towels.

We loved the dining area right off of the kitchen,as we could all sit together to have our meals. The living area has an open sitting area where we could all sit together to chat and catch up, as well as relax to read or do hand crafts. You can even do a spot of laundry if needed as washer and dryer are also available.

Leslie the owner is very easy to reach and provided us with a gift of local chocolates and coffee. It is easy to get into the secured entry and we had free run of the entire property. We had no problems during our stay, but I have confidence she would have promptly replied and resolved them if we did. Check in 4 pm but she let us in a bit early since no one stayed just before us. Check out 11 am and no big requirements to check out, just empty garbage, put dishes in dishwasher and run it, move used linens and towels to laundry area, lock up and go! We had a very peaceful comfortable well appointed stay and if we ever travel to Des Moines again, I would definitely stay here again. We would recommend this location to anyone!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Des Moines International
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Ingersoll Ave.
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Ingersoll Ave.
Car: recommended

Located within the historic North of Grand Neighborhood the 32nd Street home is within walking distance of the Ingersoll business and entertainment district, depending on your destination. Within walking distance of a grocery store. It is located in a nice single family home neighborhood. About 1 mile from the Pappajohn Sculpture Park in downtown Des Moines. Drake University is aproximately 3/4 mile north and Des Moines University is about 1/2 mile south. Very convienent, central location. 1/4 mile from I-235.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in North of Grand, Iowa

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
August 2017
1 Aug 2017 - 8 Aug 2017
2 night minimum stay
2017 Ia State Fair
9 Aug 2017 - 21 Aug 2017
2 night minimum stay
Late August 2017
22 Aug 2017 - 30 Aug 2017
2 night minimum stay
Thanksgiving 2017
16 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
Christmas 2017
17 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
Spring 2018
19 Apr 2018 - 10 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee A$188.17
Damage Deposit A$250.9

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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