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The Nest: Beautiful Apartment Style Lodging In The Heart Of Downtown Decorah.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 74 m²
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4

This furnished one bedroom, one bath apartment is located in the middle of downtown Decorah. The Nest provides easy access to all of Decorah’s wonderful downtown shops and restaurants and there are many local parks within walking or biking distance. The west facing family area is a large open room with beautiful high ceilings and a wonderful view of the County Courthouse. The Nest was redone with the homey feel of Magpie Coffeehouse in mind. The floors are the original over 100 year old fir floors, exposed brick, and a comfortable couch tub. The dine-in kitchen makes it easy to prepare dinner and for entertaining during your visit. The bedroom has a comfortable queen bed and large lit closet. In addition to the bedroom, there are two twin beds available built loft style in the main room. The large bathroom has a fabulous shower with your choice of two wonderful shower heads. There is an enclosed back porch, perfect for relaxing with friends or reading a book. A full-size washer and dryer are available so that when you go home, that is one thing off your checklist before you even leave.

HIGHLIGHTS

-Queen Size Bed and 2 Twin Beds

-Full Eat in Kitchen

-Beautiful Bay Window With A View Of The County Court House

-Convenient Enclosed Back Porch

-Direct TV Access

-WiFi

-Gift Card to Magpie Coffeehouse

-In the heart of downtown Decorah

More Details

Owner
Owner/Manager
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Response time
Within a day
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
21 August, 2017

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment rental in Decorah

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 74 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • City Centre ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • swimming

Reviews

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The Nest: Beautiful Apartment Style Lodging In The Heart Of Downtown Decorah.
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5

Beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing time staying at the Nest! Communication was excellent and informative. The place was clean and beautiful - I love the exposed brick. Lots of sleeping area. It's in a perfect location right off Water Street which made it easy to get around. Thank you so much!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Early June Getaway for Alums to Return to Decorah

  • 4 of 5

Overall, our group of 4 really enjoyed our stay at the Nest. Being alumni of Luther College, we all enjoyed being in such a great spot in downtown Decorah!

The Good:

- Place was clean with comfortable furniture

- The kitchen was great to work in, with nice appliances, cookware, dishes, and utensils.

- There was plenty of linen available (plus a nice washer/dryer) for our group of 4.

- The wifi was excellent, and we enjoyed being able to connect to the Bluetooth speaker system.

- Check-out was very easy and the location was great (middle of downtown).

- We enjoyed the $20 Magpie Coffee credit.

- Appreciated the ability to have our dog stay with us at the property.

- One parking spot available in the side alley (rear of property), which is next to the barbecue restaurants grill/smoker. Plenty of nearby unrestricted parking as well.

The Not So Good:

- Arrived at 2pm per the check-in time, but because the cleaning of the property was not yet completed we were asked to leave and return at 3:30pm.

- The bedroom opens out to the side alley, which now shares space and is above the adjoining barbecue restaurant. Due to the heat and smoke smell, we were unable to have windows open. Because the wall AC unit in the living room also did not cool the bedroom, it was too hot to be comfortable to sleep in the bedroom.

- Would prefer an electronic refund of the security deposit, rather than having to send a mailing address and wait 1-2 weeks.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

We enjoyed our stay

  • 4 of 5

The loft was as shown. Nice accomodationss that are very close to everything. We walked everywhere. 15 min walk to toppling Goliath and pulpit Rock. 30 to ice cave. Reason why not 5 stars is because it is rather noisy. A lot of banging/slamming and loud talking from the business below us. Host was very nice and was quick to respond to requests/questions. If location is primary concern, this is the place. If you are looking for quiet place to relax, may want to look elsewhere.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect Getaway

  • 5 of 5

For a reunion in Decorah for a group of Luther Alumnae, "The Nest" was the perfect location! Very accommodating and spacious with the most adorable decor! A great location nestled in the hub of great restaurants & shops in downtown Decorah. Would highly recommend to stay here!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful place to stay in Decorah

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the Nest while visiting our daughter in Decorah. When I walked in I was amazed how spacious and stylish it was and how comfortable. The full kitchen allowed us to have breakfast together with her friends with lots of room to visit. Loved how close it was to lovely Decorah scenic Main Street, very walkable, yet, little noise. The Nest was very clean and well kept, other reviewers mentioned cigarette smell, we had no problems with that.

I would highly recommend the Nest to anyone visiting Decorah. If you don't need the amenities of a hotel, you will get more room, great style, and a full beautiful kitchen for your stay.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at The Nest and the location was fantastic! I would recommend this location to others.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Golf
4.1 Miles
Oneota Golf and Country Club
Nearest Restaurant
Magpie Coffeehouse

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday apartment in Decorah

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
A$177
From
A$227
Thu,Fri,Sat
A$1,072
A$2,522
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee A$126.11
Damage Deposit A$252.22

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Unit may be rented to another guest until deposit is received.
If you are bringing a pet, please specify and $100 will be taken out of your deposit as a pet fee.

There is a $15 Credit Card Processing Fee. If you would prefer to pay by check, please message me and let me know. Please note that dates will only be held once the payments have been received. This means if you choose to pay by check, you run the risk of loosing your requested dates if someone else makes a payment before you.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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