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Beautiful Historic Nauvoo Home - Experience Pioneer Home In Nauvoo

People8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type house

Overview

About the property

Amazing Two-Bedroom Pioneer Home, Sleeps 8

The Mix House is a beautiful early Nauvoo pioneer home with authentic antiques and period reproductions. Being nestled among the quiet farms of Parley street offers a unique peacefulness. From the crackling fire in the hearth to the soft comfortable furnishings - you will love staying at the historic Mix House.

Our guests often leave notes in our guest book and the feedback has been unanimous. Whether it has been a couples get-a-way or a family vacation stay in Nauvoo, the Mix House has been a centerpoint of their Nauvoo memories.


Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Nauvoo in Sonora

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , antique cast iron pedestal tub
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , walk-in shower
  • Two full bathrooms - including a large claw foot tub
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , and additional bed & bedding
    Bedroom 2 - 3 Single Bed
  • Two beautiful bedrooms with extra beds & bedding
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Racquetball
  • sailing
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Beautiful Historic Nauvoo Home - Experience Pioneer Home In Nauvoo
average rating of 4.9 based on 20 reviews
5

Thanksgiving vacation

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful place to enjoy a family get away. We have six kids under the age of 14 and this house accommodated us perfectly. The master bed is so comfortable and the bedding extremely beautiful for that time period. The kids loved asking questions about all the antiques. Nancy was very prompt in answering our questions and even sending stuff back to us that we accidentally forgot. We hope to return again next year.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for you kind words. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. Your sons Teddy bear will back to him soon. Thank you again for choosing the Nauvoo Mix House for your stay in Nauvoo.
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5

Fabulous re-finished pioneer home

  • 5 of 5

Clean, comfy, with great hosts. Nancy & Lon we’re very helpful and good communicators during our stay. The home was perfect. Be aware WiFi is contingent on signal quality reaching the host home, which can be very spotty.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for choosing the Nauvoo Mix House for your stay in Nauvoo. It was so nice to meet your family. Come back and visit with your sisters and wives.
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5

Stepping back in time

  • 5 of 5

We LOVED staying here. Super comfortable beds, old home that is fully updated, minutes to old nauvoo and even chocolate chip cookies on our front porch! Highly recommend this property!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for choosing the Nauvoo Mix House for your stay in Nauvoo. We appreciate it. We're glad that you enjoyed your stay. Come back and see us again.
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5

Authentic historical charm

  • 5 of 5

A step back in time with modern comforts. Excellent attentive hosts.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for choosing the Nauvoo Mix House for your stay in Nauvoo. It was wonderful to see your family enjoying the outdoor space and the fire pit in the evening. I'm glad your weekend was a success.
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5

Great vacation

  • 5 of 5

The house was amazing and very comfortable. Beautifully restored and decorated nicely. Would highly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your kind words, it was so nice to meet you and your family.
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5

Fun place to stay while experiencing historic Nauvoo.

  • 5 of 5

Property was clean and fit our family of 6 well. Great yard and convenient to historic sites. Nancy was very friendly and stayed in touch via text, which was nice. The house had some unique historic features which just added to the experience of trying to think about how the people in the 1800s lived.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kindness. I love the comments about the house that your family left in our guest book.
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Owner

Nancy & Lon Simpson
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 February, 2018

What makes this house unique

The Nauvoo Mix House affords visitors the rare opportunity to stay in an original pioneer home that retains all of it's original features and floorplan. The seamless addition of modern comforts will insure the historic ambience is not lost.

Location

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Burlington, IL
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Hamilton
Nearest Train
12 Miles
Fort Madison, IA
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Highway 96
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Hotel Nauvoo
Car: necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Nauvoo, 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
 
Peak Season
1 Jun 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
1 night minimum stay
£226
for 1 night
From
£226
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
£145
for 1 night
From
£145
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £200.12
Tax Rate 13.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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