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Lake MacBride Cabin- State Park! 15 min to Iowa City, Cedar Rapids, or Amanas!

People15
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Sleeps 15! 3 bed, 3 bath, sleeping loft, family room with 3 futons couch/beds.

This incredible property has original beams and flooring from a 1800's church! Renew your spirit with state park hiking trails or a hammock. Walk down the 2 minute path to the Coralville Reservoir and enjoy the beach! Nestled between Lake MacBride State Park and the beautiful Coralville Reservoir, this retreat is a Godsend! Boat rentals 1 minute away! Located next to trails for hiking, cross-country skiing, or snowmobiling.


Owner
Lisa Martin-Eatinger
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
20 November, 2017

About Lisa Martin-Eatinger

I grew up in Iowa near here and enjoyed the family picnics at the state park. My extended family is still in the area! We now live in downtown Chicago, and this retreat is a great escape from our hectic lives.

Lisa Martin-Eatinger purchased this house in 2011

Why Lisa Martin-Eatinger chose Solon

My family has been enjoying Lake MacBride since it first opened. My grandmother told me about her experiences growing up and enjoying the lake so she made sure to bring her children. My mother has great stories of Lake MacBride and the Coralville Reservoir and she made sure to bring me and my brothers! Now a fourth generation, my own daughters, are growing up with peace and tranquility because of this fabulous property.

What makes this house unique

We are next to cross-country ski and snowmobile trails!

Location

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Cedar Rapids, Eastern Iowa Airport
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Solon Station
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Lake MacBride Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
12 Miles
Interstate 80
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Big Grove Brewery
Nearest Ski
0.25 Miles
Cross Country Trails
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Coralville Reservoir, Lake MacBride Beaches
Car: necessary

We are located 15 minutes from Iowa City, Cedar Rapids or Amana Colonies! We are also right next to Lake MacBride State park. There are hiking and biking trails, public beaches and boat rentals including paddleboats, canoes, kayaks, & pontoons. Enjoy Iowa City nightlife including shopping, Hawkeye football games & shows. Fossil hunting is nearby at the Devonian Fossil Gorge.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Solon in Johnson County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • Min. age of primary renter: 23
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower)
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • We've added a 3rd full bathroom! Now every level of living has its own full bathroom. Hooray!
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , New Sunroom Bedroom has a Queen sofa futon
    Loft - 1 Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • King size bed In main floor bedroom, Double Bed in top floor bedroom, 1 Sleeper Sofa in loft area, 1 sleeper sofa in main floor living room, Sunroom-bedroom has a deluxe Queen sofa-futon, also in the family room we have 2 futon couches and 1 futon-chair bed that becomes a twin bed.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Alternative Lifestyle
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • sailing
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
Fire pit, hiking & biking trails, beach, lake, snowmobile trails, horseback riding down the road, watercraft rentals

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
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Lake MacBride Cabin- State Park! 15 min to Iowa City, Cedar Rapids, or Amanas!
average rating of 4.648148 based on 54 reviews
5

Wonderful Stay

  • 5 of 5

Lovely property. House is rustic and modern with a great deck that wraps around two sides of the house. We had a rainy weekend and enjoyed staying warm and cosy in the house. The kitchen had everything we needed and the washer and dryer were updated and came in handy due to the wet weekend. Plenty of showers for the crew and we enjoyed the soaking tub too.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful property and great location near the lake

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed going to Amana Colonies and then hanging out by the lake. The owners were easy to deal with and took good care of us.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A comfortable house for families and groups

  • 5 of 5

I stayed at the house with a group of friends for a college reunion, and it was the perfect venue. Lots of comfortable sleeping space, a well-supplied kitchen, grill, firepit. It was close enough to walk to the trails in Lake MacBride State Park. Highly recommended!

  • Review Submitted: 25-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Property was as advertised.

  • 4 of 5

Rustic but modern. Owner was extremely responsive. Location is just the right blend of seclusion and access to all the comforts of civilization.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Family of 15 and Fit Us All!

  • 5 of 5

Rented this cozy cabin for 1 week during the hottest week of the summer for a family reunion. Because we are family (9 adults, 5 children) we made it work!! The air conditioning blew cold for us, so being inside on the steamiest of days made it bearable. We enjoyed the outside patio right off the kitchen where we gathered at night to play cards and games with all of us. We even made s'mores for the kids by the fire pit! Early morning coffee with the view was superb! All within walking distance were hiking and biking trails, the beach and boat docks and fishing right off the shore. It was perfect for all our needs and we would definitely re-book this cabin again. Lisa was a very attentive owner and answered any questions I had. Thanks Lisa for having all of us!!

  • Review Submitted: 28-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great location for a get-together

  • 5 of 5

This cabin is in the perfect location for a get-away with friends or family. The deck and main room are set up for an open flow, the town of Solon has a few fab restaurants (hit Salt Fork, for sure), you're close to Iowa City, Cedar Rapids and North Branch so great little excursion destinations around. Plenty of sleeping spots with lots of linens, plenty of bathrooms, quirky little cabin details inside and out. Very sweet.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Solon, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Fall weekends
7 Sep 2017 - 19 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£643
for 3 nights
From
£189
 
 
Thanksgiving week
20 Nov 2017 - 27 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,665
for 7 nights
£1,665
 
 
Winter Break rates
18 Dec 2017 - 7 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,494
for 5 nights
From
£284
 
 
Spring Weekends
16 Mar 2018 - 28 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£643
for 3 nights
From
£189
 
 
Easter
29 Mar 2018 - 4 Apr 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,589
for 5 nights
From
£303
£1,589
 
 
Spring Weekends
5 Apr 2018 - 23 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£643
for 3 nights
From
£189
 
 
Memorial Day pricing
24 May 2018 - 29 May 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,286
for 4 nights
From
£303
 
 
Summer
30 May 2018 - 29 Aug 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,211
for 4 nights
From
£284
 
 
Labor Day
30 Aug 2018 - 4 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,589
for 5 nights
From
£303
 
 
Fall 2018 weekends
6 Sep 2018 - 18 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
£700
for 3 nights
From
£208
 
 
Homecoming weekend
18 Oct 2018 - 21 Oct 2018
4 night minimum stay
£832
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£454
for 2 nights
From
£189
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £378.3
cleaning varies in price £75.66

Some weekends, holidays and time periods require a 3 night minimum or longer.
Cleaning fees are dependent on the number of beds needed for your stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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