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Apfelbaum Cottage.....in the Heart of Missouri Wine Country

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Our apple themed country kitchen

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Last updated: 11/11/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Hermann house description

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Apfelbaum Cottage is a cozy little house located in the beautiful german community of Hermann Missouri, in the heart of Missouri's wine country. The cottage is casual and comfortable, perfect for a quiet retreat, but near many activities.

Within walking distance of the cottage are antique shops, restaurants and award winning wineries. Outside Hermann are eleven more wineries and numerous small towns full of wonderfull shops. The rolling, river filled, hills of Central Missouri are ideal for nature lovers. You can fish, canoe, kayak, hike, bike or do just about any outdoor activity you can think of. For day trips, St. Louis, Six Flags, Jefferson City and Columbia are all less than 1 hour away.






Apfelbaum Cottage accommodates up to four adults, with a queen size bed, and a queen size sofa sleeper. Aside from the warm and inviting living room and bedroom, the cottage also boasts a country kitchen and a spacious bathroom. Each room is stocked with everything you need to be comfortable, including all bed linens, cookware, dishes and towels.



LIVING ROOM
Make yourself at home, the space is all yours to take in a good movie, some music, or sit back with a book. A flat screen TV with cable and built in DVD player, a small DVD library, and a stereo with CD player are provided for your enjoyment. Need more sleeping space? The sofa pulls out to provide a second queen size bed at night.


BEDROOM
Decorated in a rustic Americana theme, this room is warm and inviting. Curl up under the cozy comforter and enjoy a restful night's sleep, or an afternoon nap.


KITCHEN
The homey, country kitchen provides the perfect place to partake in a home cooked meal, or sit around the table and play a game. Everything you need to create that meal, including a full size refrigerator, stove, microwave, cookware, and fun, colorful Fiestaware dishes are provided for your use. For your added convenience, there is also a washer and dryer located in the closet.


BATHROOM
A large bathroom with shower and private toilet enclosure will meet all your needs and you won't have to share it with other guests...it is all yours.



FENCED YARD
The yard is completely fenced and has a picnic table and grill.



Below is a list of some of our favorite things to do in and around Hermann. If that is not enough, search the web, you will find something to keep you busy.


HERMANN
Wineries - Hermannhoff Winery and Stone Hill Winery are a short distance from the cottage and five more wineries are a short drive away.
Restaurants - Hermann has a number of casual restaurants as well as fine dining at the Vintage Restaurant at Stone Hill Winery. We recommend the Rivers Edge Restaurant in Fredericksburg MO for fun casual dining and The Cottage Restaurant and Gallery for fresh hand-grafted dishes.
Shops - Many quaint antique and specialty shops line 1st St., 4th St. and Market St.
Biking - The Katy Trail is located just across the Missouri River and a new bridge has been built with a bike lane for direct access. For more serious riders the rolling hills that surround Hermann are favorites.
Museums - Deutschheim State Historic Site and German School Museum are only a few block from the cottage.
Golf - Loutre Shore Country Club is three miles away offering a semi private 9 hole course.

REGION
Fishing - The Missouri and Gasconade Rivers are favorite fishing spot of locals and visitors alike, as are the many lakes dotting the area.
Canoing & Kayaking - The upper and middle Gasconade are some of the best floating areas in Missouri without the crowd of the Maramec. But, if you want the party of the Maramec it is only an hour away.
Hunting - There are plenty of hunting grounds in the area.
Hiking - Many state and national parks surround Hermann.
Wineries - Besides the wineries mentioned above,eleven more are within a short drive. You can spend a couple days traveling the beautiful countryside sampling Missouri's best wines.
More Shops - Just poke around, you will be amazed at what you will find.

DAY TRIPS
Six Flags - Fun for the whole family only is an hour away.
St. Louis - Home of the Gateway Arch, Rams Football, Cardinal Baseball, Blues Hockey, museums, festivals, etc, is only 1 1/2 hour away.
Jefferson City - Our state capital is an hour from Hermann.
Columbia - At just over an hour away is University of Missouri among other things.
Purina Farms - A Small animal farm that is fun event for the whole family.
Rafting - An endless number of fantastic floating rivers cover central and southern Missouri.


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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                Must be 21 years of age to rent...moreless

              • Non Smoking Only:

                $100 cleaning charge if found smoking inside house...moreless

              • Pets Considered:

                Well behaved dogs are welcome at an additional charge...moreless

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

              • Bedroom 1

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              • Convertible bed(s)

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              • Queen size Beds (1) Queen size bed with vintage style iron head/foot board and americana bedding, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen size sofa sleeper in living room...moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              Other Amenities

                  • fenced yard

                  Entertainment

                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Video Library:

                    Approximately 20 titles on hand ranging from G to R ratings...moreless

                  Theme

                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Romantic

                  Attractions

                  • Churches
                  • Live Theater
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Restaurants
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Winery Tours

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Rafting
                  • Spelunking
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing

                  Dining

                      • Dining Area

                      General

                      • Air Conditioning:

                        Central Air...moreless

                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Linens Provided:

                        Two sets of linens for each bed...moreless

                      • Parking Off Street:

                        Space for two cars behind cottage...moreless

                      • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                        plenty of street parking plus a space in the back alley...moreless

                      • Washing Machine:

                        stackable washer and dryer...moreless

                      • Wireless Internet

                      Kitchen

                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Kitchen:

                        microwave, coffee maker, toaster, full set of Fiestaware dishes, cookware, stemless wine glasses, dish towels, etc......moreless

                      • Microwave
                      • Refrigerator:

                        Full size refrigerator...moreless

                      Outside

                      • Lawn / Garden
                      • Outdoor Grill

                      Payment Type

                      • Amex
                      • Discover
                      • Mastercard
                      • Visa
                       

                      Reviews

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                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Pet Fee $20
                      • Tax Rate 11.1%

                      Notes:

                      50% upon booking & 50% two days prior to arrival via credit card


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                      Calendar

                      Last updated: 11/11/2014
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                      Location

                      Wineries, Breweries, Hunting, Canoeing, Rafting, Endless outdoor activies

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2007

                      About the owner: In 2000 my wife and I were hiking in the Mark Twain National Forest when we came upon a bluff and looked out over the Missouri River. Just across the river was a quaint little town looking like it came out of a post card, so we decided to check it out. It was Hermann, and we fell in love. We came back over and over again, visiting at least three times a year always dreaming of living there. Since real life prohibited us from live in Hermann we decided to purchased a small place where we could spend our weekends. In 2007, that idea became the Apfelbaum Cottage. We are very proud of our 2nd home, as quaint as it is, and love to share it (and Hermann) with others. Welcome!

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      Wine, hiking, biking, shopping...and more wine!


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english

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                      Photos

                      • Our apple themed country kitchen

                        Our apple themed country kitchen

                      • The casual living room with sofa sleeper

                        The casual living room with sofa sleeper

                      • The cozy americana bedroom

                        The cozy americana bedroom

                      • Our dog "Buddy" loves the fenced yard.

                        Our dog "Buddy" loves the fenced yard.

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                      This listing was first published here in 2008.

                      Date last modified - Sunday, December 14, 2014

                      $150 per night (USD)
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                      1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 4

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                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                      Member since: 2008
                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated: 11/11/2014
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