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Modern Loft on Historic Water Street in Beautiful Downtown Decorah

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Large Condo, 2 Bed/2 Bath, Full Kitchen, Laundry, Attached Garage. Sleeps 6

This modern two-bedroom, two full bath apartment is spacious (+1,600 square feet) and perfectly situated in downtown Decorah, right between the historic Hotel Winneshiek and Mabes Pizza. Within steps of the restaurants, museums and shopping! The Decorah Loft is a comfortable alternative to a cramped hotel room. Each bedroom enjoys its own private full bath. The Loft's full-size kitchen opens into a large living area and 7 foot pool table. The Loft is perfect for couples weekends. The Loft is popular for Luther parents looking to enjoy quality time with their student! The Loft is the only downtown rental that enjoys spacious two-car garage that offers shelter not only for your car, but for bikes, kayaks and fishing gear. The garage makes the Loft perfect fro winter visits to Decorah. Decorah boasts more acres of parkland per-capita than any other city in the United States! Enjoy the newly finished

Trout Run Trail walking or biking, and world-class trout fishing in many streams throughout the county. Or walk just a few short blocks to the Vesterheim Museum, which is the largest Norwegian ethnic museum outside of Norway. Quality restaurants and great shopping also await you. Visit this year and find out why 'Everyone loves Decorah!'

Keywords: LOFT, APARTMENT, UNIT, DOWNTOWN, STORAGE, GARAGE, STEPS,

More Details

Owner
Leah Barber
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 17, 2017

Why Leah Barber chose Iowa

The Loft on Water Street is the premium vacation rental in Decorah. The apartment is in a prime location next to Hotel Winneshiek with attached two-car garage and is equivalent of two large hotel rooms plus full kitchen, separate family room and pool table. Both bathrooms were completely redone in Winter 2013.

What makes this apartment unique

Decorah is surrounded by beautiful limestone bluffs and the Upper Iowa River. Ourdoor activities include mountain biking, canoeing, kayaking, hiking, horseback riding, jogging and more.

Map

Nearest Point of Interest
Mabe's Pizza
Nearest Point of Interest
Hotel Winneshiek

Store your bikes, fishing equipment or kayaks indoors and out of the weather in our spacious two-car garage, included in your rental!

Amenities

Decorah Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Garage ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Completely remodeled in 2014
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Completely remodeled in 2014
  • Both bathrooms completely remodeled in 2014
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Roll away available on request
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Each bedroom has a private bath, one queen bed, and dresser.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
Notes:
This two-bedroom, two bath apartment is over 1,600 square feet and is perfectly located in the heart of downtown Decorah, situated between the historic Hotel Winneshiek and Mabe's Pizza. Within walking distance of restaurants, bars, parks, museums and everything that this quaint northeast Iowa village has to offer!

Reviews

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Modern Loft on Historic Water Street in Beautiful Downtown Decorah
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 36 reviews
5

Great Place, Great Location

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay - amenities abound, will stay again soon!

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great access to downtown

  • 5 of 5

Great location and easy to get street access. My wife and I went with another couple and had a great time looking at the water falls and then coming back and eating dinner and have a few drinks and the local bars.

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Madison, WI
4

Perfect, would return

  • 4 of 5

We were booked for two adult couples, but due to a death in the family there were only two of us able to make the trip. The property would have been perfect for the four of us, but the two of us enjoyed it all the same! Great floor plan, everything we needed was there. The only thing that would make this property better is if it had a balcony, but that just isn't part of the layout here. Would definitely stay here again if we return to Decorah.

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the kind response. The place is indeed popular with and perfect for two couples. We have lots of guests comment that it's better than two rooms at Hotel Winneshiek (right next door) at half the price. Hope to see you soon. Thanks for staying.
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5

Beautiful Loft.

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed here with another couple and we were all impressed. Leah was easy to work with, and the location was fantastic!

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Springfield, Minnesota
5

Amazing property, perfect location.

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic time at the loft. Conveniently located, and many nice touches. We appreciated the oatmeal and the popcorn! We will definitely stay here again. Thanks so much!!

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your kind words. We are glad you enjoyed Downtown Decorah and The Loft!
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5

PERFECT LOCATION IN DECORAH!

  • 5 of 5

We planned a few days to visit Decorah Iowa. There were three of us girlfriends/past roommates of Luther College in Decorah Iowa. What a wonderful treat it was to find the Loft on Water Street. It was a very clean and spacious loft and we enjoyed having it as our temporary home for our trip. We wanted to catch up on the many years we have not seen each other, eat Mabes pizza, and tour around the campus and town. The location was Perfect! Right next to Mabes and so easy for all of our plans. A little glitch in getting into the Loft, but the owners fixed that for us ASAP. The apartment was so clean and comfy. It even had a pool table but we were so busy catching up that we did not even get a chance to use it. Thanks for making our trip special! We would recommend this Loft for your stay in Decorah!

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $150
Cleaning Fee $60 + Tax
Tax Rate 7.0%

There is a $55.00 cleaning fee for stays less than three nights.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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