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Front view of home from historic River Park Drive

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Last updated: 12/14/2014
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Guttenberg house description

The Merrick House is a unique, upscale home, architecturally designed to include a portion of the original historic brick structure. It is located in scenic Guttenberg, IA, on River Park Drive with direct access to the Mississippi River, city park and river walk. Guttenberg was listed by Forbes Magazine as one of America's 20 prettiest towns. Relax on on the balcony and watch the barges pass through the lock & dam or enjoy the large outdoor hot tub. There are plenty of things to do in Guttenberg and the surrounding area for every season. Fly into Guttenberg and land at the island airport, enjoy a round of golf at Guttenberg Golf Club and delight in the breathtaking views, visit the Fresh-water Aquarium, Lock & Dam #10, Eagle Preserve, bike or hike. Within 20-35 minutes in either direction you can visit 2 river boat casinos, Pikes Peak State Park, Effigy Mounds State Park, shopping, antiquing, Amish country, and many wonderful restaurants. You can even enjoy a ferry ride across the Mississippi to Cassville, Wisconsin or Captain the owner's pontoon boat moored conveniently just across the park on a private floating dock.

Keywords: Wonderful home in historic Guttenberg, Iowa, just 35 minutes from Dubuque, IA or a 3.5 hour, picturesque drive from either Chicago or Minneapolis.

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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 6-9

          • Bedroom 1

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 2

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          • Den

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          • Queen size Beds (2) One queen be in each of two bedrooms., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Sleeps 2. Located in den. 'third bedroom' (half bath close by)
 Queen and Full air mattresses available which can be used in lower level to make a forth private sleeping area with the equivalent of a half bath....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • Lower level with bar/kitchen and quarter bath. Home theater with surround sound. Exercise equipment (C-2 rower, treadmill/weights). Bikes available. Private floating dock....moreless

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Satellite / Cable:

                includes wireless internet...moreless

              • Stereo
              • Television:

                (5) lower level has surround sound///stereo,DVD and TV located in master bedroom///small flat screen and DVD in kitchen/// complete stereo in living area...moreless

              • VCR

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Festivals
              • Library
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Horseback Riding
              • Miniature Golf
              • Photography
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Golf Course Front
              • Water View:

                Located on the banks of the Mississippi, extras include the exclusive use of the owner's private floating dock that can accommodate a run-about or pontoon boat. ...moreless

              • Waterfront:

                The house is designed to take full advantage of the river view above the lock and dam. Magnificent views are available while cooking, dining, relaxing in the adjoining living room, den and bedrooms. ...moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Pier Fishing
              • Snowboarding
              • Snowmobiling
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing

              General

              • Air Conditioning
              • Clothes Dryer:

                full laundry in lower level...moreless

              • Garage:

                one stall open with door opener...moreless

              • Linens Provided:

                enough to make up all beds including air mattresses...moreless

              • Parking Off Street:

                18x24 concrete slab access from alley...moreless

              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Telephone
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen:

                (2) additional kitchen/bar located in lower level...moreless

              Outside

              • Balcony
              • Deck / Patio
              • Outdoor Grill

              Pool / Spa

              • Hot Tub
              • Jetted Tub:

                located in master bedroom suite...moreless

               

              Reviews

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              $200/night double occupancy
              $250/night up to 4 persons
              $300/night up to capacity
              2 night minimum/20% off 3-4 night stay/30% off 5-6 nights(7TH night free)    
              additional discounts might apply for extended stays
              rates do not include 6% tax
              

              Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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              Calendar

              Last updated: 12/14/2014
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              23 Available
              21 Unavailable
              22 Today
              23 Selected dates
               

              Location

              Fantastic access to the Mississippi River. a beautiful/challenging golf course, scenic bike and motorcycle riding.

               

              Manager info

              Year Purchased: 2007


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

               

              Photos

              • Front view of home from historic River Park Drive

                Front view of home from historic River Park Drive

              • Breathtaking view of Mississippi river from front lower veranda

                Breathtaking view of Mississippi river from front lower veranda

              • Spacious upper veranda outside of Master Suite

                Spacious upper veranda outside of Master Suite

              • entry hall from view through front door to park and river

                entry hall from view through front door to park and river

              • Prep/cooking area in Kitchen

                Prep/cooking area in Kitchen

              • View of large bar in basement entertainment area

                View of large bar in basement entertainment area

              • Park walk in front of house

                Park walk in front of house

              • moon on the Mississippi

                moon on the Mississippi

              • View from living room of Mississippi River

                View from living room of Mississippi River

              • Master suite with view of upper veranda

                Master suite with view of upper veranda

              • view of large hot tub from rear of house

                view of large hot tub from rear of house

              • Living Room

                Living Room

              • View of lower veranda from front sidewalk

                View of lower veranda from front sidewalk

              • Master Suite Bathroom

                Master Suite Bathroom

              VRBO #380843

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              This listing was first published here in 2011.

              Date last modified - Sunday, December 14, 2014

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              2 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
              Sleeps 9

              View calendar: Updated 12/14/14
              Manager
              Member since: 2011
              Speaks: english
              • Response time: Within an hour
              • Response rate: 100%
              • Calendar last updated: 12/14/2014
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              563-564-1724

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