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Cozy log cabin located outside of Fort Atkinson, Iowa

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 189 m²
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Our hand-crafted log cabin is located on a little gravel road in a lovely rural setting just outside of Fort Atkinson, Iowa.

The main level offers an open floor plan with a spacious living room. Vaulted ceilings, log beams and a floor to ceiling lime-stone fireplace makes this living space comfortable and relaxing. Our kitchen is equipped with a refrigerator, stove, microwave and dishwasher. Aside from dishes, pots and pans, there is also a blender, toaster, waffle maker and coffee maker. We provide a locally roasted coffee. Also included on the main level are two bedrooms featuring queen size beds. The main level bathroom features a tub/shower.

In the upstairs loft suite you will find a king size bed and private bathroom. The loft suite also includes a couch with a pull out queen sleeper.

Knotty Pine Guest House is located about 18 miles from Decorah, Iowa. Decorah was recently featured in Smithsonian Magazine's annual list of the 20 best small towns to visit in America, as well as being named in Forbes 'America's Prettiest Towns' list.

The bluff country of Northeast Iowa has so much to offer, including biking, hiking, fishing, snowmobiling, kayaking, museums and shopping. There are 3 golf courses within a 15 minute radius. After a full day of activities, come back to Knotty Pine Guest House and relax in the peaceful and quiet surroundings of the bluff country. Sit on the covered front porch or enjoy the large deck.

Feel free to email or call us at (563) 380-8762 for more information.

More Details

Owner
Jeremy & Stacy Merrill
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Response time
Within an hour
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
16 October, 2017

About Jeremy & Stacy Merrill

Jeremy and I (Stacy), both grew up in the area. Although we went to the same school, we didn't get to know each other until a few years later. We have been married since 2003 and have two boys. We enjoy our life in the country and couldn't think of a better place to raise our family.

Why Jeremy & Stacy Merrill chose Iowa

This log cabin has a lot of meaning to our family. Jeremy's Dad Tim, took three years to build this cabin (1978-1981). This is the house that Jeremy's parents raised him and his brother in. It wasn't until recently that we found ourselves with an empty log cabin and decided to share it's beauty and serenity with others. We also live out on the property, which is about 140 acres, although our two houses are spread far enough apart that you cannot see one from the other. If you have any questions, feel free to email or call us at (563) 380-8762.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin rental in Fort Atkinson

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 189 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower , Main level bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure , Loft suite bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 3 - Loft suite - 1 extra lg. double bed , 1 sofa bed/futon , Includes a sofa that pulls out to a queen size sleeper
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Reviews

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Wonderful & Relaxing

  • 5 of 5

This is our second stay here and we enjoyed our stay again. It’s so quiet and peaceful there. We will definitely be booking again for any of our future stays in the area.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful Getaway

  • 5 of 5

So quite & peaceful ~~ out in the country !! Beautifully decorated & cozy

  • Review Submitted: Oct 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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This is such a beautiful and serene home.

  • 5 of 5

We had the best and most relaxing time at this home away from home. Perfect get-a-way. No traffic or noise...lots and lots of stars and a few forest animal noises. The accommodations were perfect and spotless...we'll be back.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect with total relaxation.

  • 5 of 5

Perfect getaway for a couple or getting together with family. The cabin had everything you would need with Decorah minutes away. The cabin is in a peaceful setting and very comfortable, even the beds. Stacy Merrill was very helpful with any questions. I would definitely stay again!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Couldn't have been better!

  • 5 of 5

My sister and I loved this cabin! The location was perfect for relaxation and it was fun to be in the country. The cabin had everything you could need and then some. We look forward to visiting again and if they're lucky, we'll bring our other sisters too! Thanks for everything Stacy. Your cabin is a treasure!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Immaculate

  • 5 of 5

Our family of five enjoyed this cabin immensely. It had everything we could possibly want and need for our three night stay. The kids loved the fire pit and the kitchen was perfect for meals in. It has such a cozy feel and all the little touches make it feel like 'home'. We will be back!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
65 Miles
Waterloo Regional Airport (ALO)
Car: necessary

The bluff country of Northeast Iowa has a wonderful mix of opportunities available including fishing, kayaking, bike trails, shopping and so much more.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cabin in Fort Atkinson

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Nightly Rate
15 Oct 2017 - 15 Oct 2017
1 night minimum stay
A$158
From
A$158
Fri,Sat
A$1,065
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add A$32 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
29 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
1 night minimum stay
A$158
From
A$158
Fri,Sat
A$1,065
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add A$32 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
30 Oct 2017 - 30 Oct 2017
1 night minimum stay
A$158
From
A$158
Fri,Sat
A$1,065
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add A$32 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
31 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
1 night minimum stay
A$158
From
A$158
Fri,Sat
A$1,065
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add A$32 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
1 Nov 2017 - 1 Nov 2017
1 night minimum stay
A$158
From
A$158
Fri,Sat
A$1,065
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add A$32 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
2 Nov 2017 - 2 Nov 2017
1 night minimum stay
A$158
From
A$158
Fri,Sat
A$1,065
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add A$32 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
A$190
From
A$222
Fri,Sat
A$1,204
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add A$32 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 5.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservations are confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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