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Beautiful Historic Nauvoo Home - Experience Pioneer Home In Nauvoo

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type house

Overview

About the property

Amazing Two-Bedroom Pioneer Home, Sleeps 8

The Mix House is a beautiful early Nauvoo pioneer home with authentic antiques and period reproductions. Being nestled among the quiet farms of Parley street offers a unique peacefulness. From the crackling fire in the hearth to the soft comfortable furnishings - you will love staying at the historic Mix House.

Our guests often leave notes in our guest book and the feedback has been unanimous. Whether it has been a couples get-a-way or a family vacation stay in Nauvoo, the Mix House has been a centerpoint of their Nauvoo memories.


Owner
Nancy & Lon Simpson
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 13, 2017

What makes this house unique

The Nauvoo Mix House affords visitors the rare opportunity to stay in an original pioneer home that retains all of it's original features and floorplan. The seamless addition of modern comforts will insure the historic ambience is not lost.

Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Burlington, IL
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Hamilton
Nearest Train
12 Miles
Fort Madison, IA
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Highway 96
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Hotel Nauvoo
Car: necessary

Amenities

Nauvoo House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , antique cast iron pedestal tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , walk-in shower
  • Two full bathrooms - including a large claw foot tub
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , and additional bed & bedding
    Bedroom 2 - 3 twin/ single
  • Two beautiful bedrooms with extra beds & bedding
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Beautiful Historic Nauvoo Home - Experience Pioneer Home In Nauvoo
average rating of 4.894737 based on 19 reviews
5

Fabulous re-finished pioneer home

  • 5 of 5

Clean, comfy, with great hosts. Nancy & Lon we’re very helpful and good communicators during our stay. The home was perfect. Be aware WiFi is contingent on signal quality reaching the host home, which can be very spotty.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for choosing the Nauvoo Mix House for your stay in Nauvoo. It was so nice to meet your family. Come back and visit with your sisters and wives.
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Stepping back in time

  • 5 of 5

We LOVED staying here. Super comfortable beds, old home that is fully updated, minutes to old nauvoo and even chocolate chip cookies on our front porch! Highly recommend this property!

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for choosing the Nauvoo Mix House for your stay in Nauvoo. We appreciate it. We're glad that you enjoyed your stay. Come back and see us again.
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5

Authentic historical charm

  • 5 of 5

A step back in time with modern comforts. Excellent attentive hosts.

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for choosing the Nauvoo Mix House for your stay in Nauvoo. It was wonderful to see your family enjoying the outdoor space and the fire pit in the evening. I'm glad your weekend was a success.
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Great vacation

  • 5 of 5

The house was amazing and very comfortable. Beautifully restored and decorated nicely. Would highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your kind words, it was so nice to meet you and your family.
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5

Fun place to stay while experiencing historic Nauvoo.

  • 5 of 5

Property was clean and fit our family of 6 well. Great yard and convenient to historic sites. Nancy was very friendly and stayed in touch via text, which was nice. The house had some unique historic features which just added to the experience of trying to think about how the people in the 1800s lived.

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kindness. I love the comments about the house that your family left in our guest book.
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AMAZING

  • 5 of 5

This home has been wonderfully restored. It is cared for down to the finest detail. The antique furnishings are beautiful. The owners were so kind. They brought us fresh vegetables from their garden and warm cookies. We wish we could have stayed longer. It really had a country feel, but close to all the Nauvoo sites. It's easiest if you get groceries before you go to the house, but we didn't and it was fine to drive out of nauvoo to get them. All around a wonderful stay. I would highly recommend staying in this home.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Stayed: July 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 $280
Tax Rate 13.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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