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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:
11 December, 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 Fort Atkinson

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.

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.

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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average rating of 5.0 based on 105 reviews
5

Everything was great. A nice peaceful getaway.

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful. We loved the Christmas tree!

  • Review Submitted: 03/12/2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A most enjoyable family Thanksgiving in the country. Serene, beautiful landscape, and cozy home.

  • 5 of 5

Our Thanksgiving stay at Knotty Pine Guest House was most enjoyable for the entire family. We were blessed with three days of unseasonably warm, sunny weather so a sightseeing jaunt into Decorah was one of the highlights of our stay.

Accommodations were everything we could have hoped for, and all efforts to provide top notch amenities were most appreciated. Beds were extremely comfy, kitchen fully stocked with all necessities, and housekeeping immaculate. This spacious log home is comfortable, charming, and tastefully turned out.

We plan to return during the summer season to enjoy some of the biking trails this area offers. Thanks again to the owners!

  • Review Submitted: 28/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Heavenly!

  • 5 of 5

We took all of our employees on a little getaway and it was perfect!!! The bonfire was amazing , the cabin was perfect. We all cooked together, played games and went shopping in Decorah. Everyone was truly appreciative and we all want to come back!!! This could be our annual retreat home!! Thank you for the memories! From: Kim, Shelly, Angela, Riley, Sharon and Christy! Our Caring Transitions family!

  • Review Submitted: 26/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfection!

  • 5 of 5

We celebrated our sons wedding at the Knotty Pine and everyone loved the whole experience!

  • Review Submitted: 19/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful cabin in the country. Clean, spacious and had all the amenities of home.

  • 5 of 5

Our family had a great time at the cabin. What a beautiful, cozy, quiet property. We will definitely be back during the summer and fall to enjoy the outdoor life with fire pit. Could not have asked for a better weekend stay with family.

  • Review Submitted: 12/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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It's perfect!

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful area and log cabin! Our hosts were helpful and kind and responsive before and during our stay! The cabin was beautifully decorated and clean. The furniture set up great for chatting in front of the fireplace...complete with blanket throws in a basket by the fire. The large stone fireplace and log interior was warm and furniture cozy. The beds so comfy and the Views out all the windows brings the outdoor - indoors! The kitchen was extremely well equiped with lots of cooking/baking space. The kitchen table perfect for meals and game space. The bathrooms meticulously clean and plenty of towels and supplies! In short we loved our stay and hope to return and highly recommend to everyone!

  • Review Submitted: 05/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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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
10 Dec 2017 - 10 Dec 2017
1 night minimum stay
AU$133
From
AU$133
Fri,Sat
AU$1,119
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$33 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
11 Dec 2017 - 11 Dec 2017
1 night minimum stay
AU$133
From
AU$133
Fri,Sat
AU$1,119
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$33 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
12 Dec 2017 - 12 Dec 2017
1 night minimum stay
AU$133
From
AU$133
Fri,Sat
AU$1,119
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$33 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
13 Dec 2017 - 13 Dec 2017
1 night minimum stay
AU$133
From
AU$133
Fri,Sat
AU$1,119
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$33 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
14 Dec 2017 - 14 Dec 2017
1 night minimum stay
AU$133
From
AU$133
Fri,Sat
AU$1,119
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$33 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
17 Dec 2017 - 17 Dec 2017
1 night minimum stay
AU$166
From
AU$166
Fri,Sat
AU$1,119
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$33 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
18 Dec 2017 - 18 Dec 2017
1 night minimum stay
AU$166
From
AU$166
Fri,Sat
AU$1,119
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$33 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
19 Dec 2017 - 19 Dec 2017
1 night minimum stay
AU$166
From
AU$166
Fri,Sat
AU$1,119
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$33 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
20 Dec 2017 - 20 Dec 2017
1 night minimum stay
AU$166
From
AU$166
Fri,Sat
AU$1,119
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$33 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
AU$200
From
AU$233
Fri,Sat
AU$1,265
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$33 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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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