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Whether vacationing in the area, returning for family events or visiting friends, this home will meet your needs. Great River Outdoors vacation rental home boasts over 1700 sq ft of comfort nestled along the bluff in Guttenberg, Iowa near the Mississippi River and Great River Road. This is the perfect place for large gatherings as it has a newly remodeled lower level. This includes a 4th bedroom, a 3rd bathroom, an extra living room with bar area, and extra-large mudroom. Great River Outdoors is a dream location where you can enjoy campfires, star gazing and getting back to nature and away from the hustle and bustle of life. Your group will enjoy a wooded backyard and a wetland across the street offering great privacy, while having the convenience of being in the middle of town and within walking distance to many amenities. Wildlife visits regularly, including deer, geese, ducks, and fox. For those of you that would like to bring boats or UTV’s, there is ample off-street parking, and plenty of on-street parking on a quiet street. This property is great for hunting groups, fishing groups, family vacations, or a large gathering of friends!
Great River Outdoors is 4 blocks from the Mississippi River! Guttenberg offers 3 public boat ramps if you decide to bring your boat. If you don’t have a boat, you can still enjoy the river while walking the 2 mile riverwalk through Ingleside Park. Also, bring your own UTV’s! They are now allowed in the town of Guttenberg and on Clayton County Roads. Other great things in town include a game of golf at the Guttenberg Golf Course, view Mississippi River fish at the DNR Aquarium and Fish, watch boats go through the Lock & Dam #10, visit the Lockmaster’s House Heritage Museum or Historical Lakeside Ballroom, cool off at the Guttenberg public pool, bike ride town to see historic buildings, or hike Buechel Hill Trial (right behind the rental). Within 10 minutes you can visit White Pine Hollow State Forest, wineries, take a ferry ride across the Mississippi to Cassville, WI. Within 20 minutes you can visit river boat casinos, Pikes Peak State Park, Sny Magill wildlife area (2,000 acres for hunting and trout fishing), antiquing, Amish country, and many wonderful restaurants.
When you stay with us, you can start your mornings with a quiet cup of coffee on the back deck enjoying the wooded backyard and bluff. At end of the night enjoy swapping stories around the campfire out front with the stacks and stacks of firewood and extra campfire chairs provided. Get a good nights’ rest in one of four bedrooms and if you have a large group there is plenty of extra space in the downstairs bonus room with a sofa sleeper and 2 queen air mattresses. Our central heat and air conditioning system will keep you comfortable any time of the year.
Enjoy meals on the front patio overlooking the pond or in the large dining room. With seating for 11+ in the dining room, with additional folding tables and chairs, there is sure to be ample space for all. You can prepare meals in our full kitchen and on the gas grill or smoker/charcoal grill. There is a full set of dishes and utensils available to use.
If you are traveling with small children, you don’t have to pack the entire house, we have you covered. Our home is equipped with most everything you’ll need for small children: baby gates, pack-and-play, one high chair, two booster seats, toddler toys, step-stool in the bathroom, children board games, strollers (double stroller, single stroller, and umbrella stroller), children books and toys. This will give parents and grandparents a piece of mind and time to relax and truly enjoy your vacation, without an extra 2 days of packing!
The extra insulated garage space offers a lot of extra room for fun including a foosball table, pin ball machine, table/chairs, and extra space for coolers or wet boating gear to dry out. Guests love using this space as a “covered patio”, while they open the garage door and enjoy the scenery and outdoors in rainy weather.
Outdoor adventures are always fun, but can be dirty. The washing machine and dryer are available to use, so you are ready for your next adventure.
This property has something for everyone. Now, go explore the Great Outdoors and the town of Guttenberg!
Bedroom 1: Master bedroom (upper level) with queen sized bed with attached private bath (shower, sink, toilet). Alarm clock/radio, night stands, lamps, linens, pillows, blankets, closet with hangers provided, full length mirror, fan, luggage rack, extra counter top with chair and mirror for makeup/hair.
Bedroom 2: Queen sized bed (upper level) with night stands, lamps, Alarm clock, linens, pillows, blankets, full length mirror, closet with hangers, luggage rack, fan, extra counter top with chair and mirror for makeup/hair.
Bedroom 3: Full sized bed (upper level) with night stand, lamp, alarm clock, linens, pillows, blankets, closet with hangers, fan, luggage rack full length mirror
Bedroom 4: Queen sized bed (lower level) with linens and night stand, lamp, alarm clock, pillows, blankets, closets with hangers, luggage rack
Bed 5: Futon in lower level 4th bedroom with linens, pillows, and blankets
Bed 6: Queen sized sofa-sleeper in bonus room with linens, pillows, and blankets
Bed 7 and 8: Queen sized air mattresses (2) with linens, pillows, and blankets
Optional beds: pack-and-play is available for extra children, also 2 bed rails are available for small children if they sleep on beds
Bathroom 1: (Upper level) Shower/tub combination, sink, toilet. Bath towels, hand towels, washcloths, hair dryer, step stool, small child potty chair, toilet paper, shampoo, conditioner, hand soap, body wash provided
Bathroom 2: (Upper level, connected to master bedroom) Shower, sink, toilet. Bath towels, hand towels, washcloths, toilet paper, shampoo, conditioner, hand soap, body wash provided.
Bathroom 3: (lower level) Shower, sink, toilet. Bath towels, hand towels, washcloths, toilet paper, shampoo, conditioner, hand soap, body wash provided.
Dining Room: Dining room table with seating for 8 and an additional 3 stools at the breakfast bar. 1 high chair and 2 booster seats available for children. Four extra folding chairs and a card table available in laundry room for extra seating if needed.
Kitchen: Stove/oven, full sized refrigerator/freezer, microwave, toaster, coffee pot, dishes, glasses (including wine glasses), pots/pans, electric griddle, silverware, kitchen utensils, dish clothes, dish towels, dish soap provided.
Upstairs Living Room: Reclining sofa, rocker/recliner, 4 single chairs, satellite/cable TV, Wii
Bonus Room (lower level): Living room with queen sized sofa sleeper, 2 recliners, satellite/cable TV, DVD player, bar area with 4 bar stools, extra area to fit 2 air mattresses, children’s toys, board games.
Front Patio: table with 4 chairs, fire pit, fire wood supplied, 10 extra bag chairs also provided for extra outdoor seating.
Back Deck (off of kitchen): 2 chairs with small table, gas grill
Electronics: 2 televisions with cable/satellite
Children friendly amenities: baby gate at top of stairs, pack and play, step stool in bathroom, potty chair, strollers available (single, double, and umbrella), board games, toddler toys, booster seats, kid friendly plastic cups/plates/bowls.
Garage- extra space for coolers, tables and chairs for extra seating for rainy days, pin ball machine, Foosball table.
Parking- Off street and on street parking is available in a low traffic neighborhood. Plenty of space to leave trucks hitched to boats/jet skis/UTVs/snowmobiles in the driveway or unhook and leave in the garage.
Laundry room: washer and dryer, laundry detergent, large utility sink, ironing board, iron
Cleaning Supplies: broom/dust pan, paper towels and products, vacuum in laundry room.
Outside: Large private yard, fire pit with firewood and roasting sticks, front patio, rear deck, gas grill, yard games (bocce ball, soccer balls, children outdoor activities)
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