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Modern Loft on Historic Water Street in Beautiful Downtown Decorah

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Last updated: 07/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

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,

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 2
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    There is absolutely NO SMOKING allowed anywhere in the building....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Roll away available on request...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Each bedroom has a private bath, one queen bed, and dresser.

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Completely remodeled in 2014...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Completely remodeled in 2014...moreless

  • Both bathrooms completely remodeled in 2014

Other Amenities

  • 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!...moreless

Entertainment

  • Pool Table:

    Seven foot pool table in Living Room...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo:

    Record player with selection of records....moreless

  • Television:

    3 televisions. 1 in the living area visible from the spacious kitchen as well. Televisions are in each of the bedrooms....moreless

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Photography
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Since there's no option for 'bluff view' I have checked this one! The picture window faces north and has a lovely view of the limestone bluffs of Decorah....moreless

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

Dining

  • Dining:

    Table for four in full kitchen. Pool table also converts to more formal dining for up to 8....moreless

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking:

    There is a two-car tuck-under garage with internal private stairway up to The Loft. Safe and secure for bike and recreational gear storage....moreless

  • Garage:

    There is a two-car tuck-under garage with internal private stairway up to The Loft. Safe and secure for bike and recreational gear storage....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Fully stocked and equipped....moreless

  • Living Room:

    New sectional couch installed in 2014....moreless

  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street:

    There is a two-car tuck-under garage with internal private stairway up to The Loft. Safe and secure for bike and recreational gear storage....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    A large well lit parking lot directly behind the property. Overnight parking is allowed in this lot. Large enough for a bus, rv or vehicle with a trailer....moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    Contact owner in advance for details...moreless

  • Coffee Maker:

    Keurig and Drip Coffee Maker. Keurig cups provided (mixed assortment)...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Fully Stocked...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Full kitchen with full-sized appliances. Also includes small appliances such as coffee maker, microwave, popcorn popper, toaster oven, etc....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items:

    Microwave Popcorn included!...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Full size refrigerator with top freezer....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Tennis:

    Public tennis courts one block away....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    River tubes and other equipment available upon request....moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Thanksgiving
Nov 26 - Nov 28, 2015
3 night min stay
$235
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$195 $235
Fri, Sat

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $150
  • Tax Rate 7%

Notes:

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


Cancellation policy:


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Last updated: 07/28/2015
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Location

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

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

Why the Owner Chose Decorah:
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.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
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.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • Open Family Room

    Open Family Room

  • Family Room w/ Open Floor Plan

    Family Room w/ Open Floor Plan

  • Front Streetscape

    Front Streetscape

  • Bedroom 1 w/ full bath

    Bedroom 1 w/ full bath

  • Bedroom No. 2 with Full Bathroom

    Bedroom No. 2 with Full Bathroom

  • Full Bath with Tub

    Full Bath with Tub

  • Bluffs Along Upper Iowa River

    Bluffs Along Upper Iowa River

  • Flags Flying on Water Street

    Flags Flying on Water Street

  • Water Street

    Water Street

  • Famous Dunning Springs

    Famous Dunning Springs

  • Family Room

    Family Room

  • Full Size Kitchen

    Full Size Kitchen

  • Hallway to Two Bedrooms

    Hallway to Two Bedrooms

  • Bedroom 1 w/ full bath

    Bedroom 1 w/ full bath

  • Remodeled Full Bath

    Remodeled Full Bath

  • Record Player!

    Record Player!

  • Art by Decorah's Native Son Brian Andreas

    Art by Decorah's Native Son Brian Andreas

  • Oneota Coop on Water Street

    Oneota Coop on Water Street

  • Water Street looking West

    Water Street looking West

  • Historic Water Street

    Historic Water Street

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 07/28/2015
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