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Cozy log cabin located outside of Fort Atkinson, Iowa

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
cabin
People
8
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday cabin in Fort Atkinson - Knotty Pine Guest House

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
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Jeremy & Stacy Merrill
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
24 November, 2016
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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.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(65 traveller reviews)

Cozy log cabin located outside of Fort Atkinson, Iowa
average rating of 5.0 based on 65 reviews
5

Wonderful guesthouse & hosts!!!

  • 5 of 5

Had a great time staying at the Knotty Pine Guesthouse! Stacy & Jeremy provided everything you could want or need! Very gracious hosts! Will definitely come again & would recommend staying to anyone who asks about the guesthouse.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect balance to please the whole family

  • 5 of 5

I can give the perspective of a man spending a weekend at this fantastic property. You get to build fires, are surrounded by timber and farmland, can't see a single neighbor in an direction, some of the best spring creek trout streams in the country, the place was built by hand by a man that lived here once upon a time, and maybe the best thing: honest to goodness quality time with everybody in the family, without distractions. What more can you ask for? We plan on being back, and often.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

This cabin is a must!!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our 3 night stay here!! This cabin is tucked away in rural NE Iowa and the area is beautiful. Plenty of room for kids to run, play games and take long walks down the gravel road. The cabin has everything you need and more. It is very well maintained and clean. The lay out is so nice and plenty of room for the group of 5 we had. The descriptions you see and read are all accurate!! Jeremy and Stacy are great to work with as well and said to let them know if we needed anything at all, as they are close by. We drove to the Mississippi River and saw many attractions. This drive was about an hour away. Decorah is about 20 mins and there all types of shops, restaurants and breweries. We would highly recommend this to family and friends. The price is very reasonable!!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our time spent at knotty pine...Cabin was clean and in such a quiet, relaxing location. We did some exploring of Decorah and the area. Grandsons enjoyed the fish hatchery and even caught some trout later in the day. We really liked sitting around the fireplace in the evenings. We hope to come back in the future!! Thanks so much!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Still Love it!

  • 5 of 5

Our second time here and we still love it! Simple as that! Can't wait to return again!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
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Wonderful Weekend Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second visit to the Knotty Pine Guest House and we enjoyed it as much as the first time. The place was clean, inviting, comfortable and nicely decorated. The location is secluded with a lot of privacy and just a few minutes away from Fort Atkinson. It didn't hurt that we planned our stay to coincide with the annual Fort Atkinson Rendezvous Days. Our favorite activities around the home were relaxing by the outdoor fire pit, walking and exploring the property. Booking with Stacy and Jeremy was very easy and they replied promptly to all of our emails and phone calls. We will definitely recommend this vacation home rental to friends and family without hesitation.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

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.

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Fort Atkinson, Iowa

Rental Basis:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£250
for 2 nights
From
£125
From
£146
Fri,Sat
£793
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Tax Rate 5.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservations are confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Fort Atkinson, USA

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2040 sq. ft.
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
  • Hob
  • 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:
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

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