Cabin entrance during the summerFully equiped kitchen
Entire home/apt
5 Guests
2 Bedrooms
3 Beds
Per Night
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About this listing

This house sits on an acreage. Location is ideal: 20 min from Downtown DSM, and is suitable for a large family visiting or a Honey Moon getaway. Agriculture scene all around. Enjoy the quiet and reserved place while 5 min from the Mall.

The Space
Accommodates: 5
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: 2
Beds: 3
Room type: Entire home/apt


Extra people: $10 / night after 4 guests
Cleaning Fee: $40
Security Deposit: $180
Weekly Discount: 12%
Cancellation: Moderate
Weekend Price: $127 / night


The Space

Very spacious with two bedrooms and two large living rooms with couches. Setting is simple but roomy. Fully equipped kitchen. There are other buildings in the property. There are places to walk around and visit the pond. We can accommodate for pets.
This house sits on an acreage with a pond but location is ideal, 20 min from Downtown DSM, and is suitable for a large family visiting or a Honey Moon getaway. Agriculture scenery all around. Enjoy the reserved place while 5 min from the Mall. The entrance is through a shared private road.
This cabin has 2 bedrooms. One with a queen size bed, two night stands and one closet. The other has 2 twin size beds and an extra mattress with a dresser and a closet. There are two living rooms, one with a TV and a DVD set (no channels available) and two sofas, one has a hidden full bed. The other room has a sofa and large table plus two chairs. The kitchen has a table for 4 or 6, a new electric stove, a sink and a large refrigerator. The 3/4 bath has a large shower. The place is quite roomy and was completely renovated. The house uses rural water from a well but drinking water is also provided. There is a fire ring outside one can use for marshmallows and there is always extra wood for you to use. The property has other buildings as well.

Guest Access

Entrance is through a shared private road. House is not visible from the road.

Interaction with Guests

Preferred method is by message, email of phone. I live 25 min from the property and can visit at night if there are any needs

The Neighborhood

Acreage setting

Getting Around

Very nice and clean roads all year long.

Other Things to Note

Very close to Easter Lake. We have another house in the property, inquire if you have a large party

House Rules

Non-Smoking only. While there are many things to do at the property like hiking around the pond, fishing (catch and release only), fire ring, etc; you are responsible for your safety and your guests. No hunting at the property

Safety Features
Smoke detector

2 nights minimum stay

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Des Moines, Iowa, United States · Member since January 2013

We are a family who likes to travel but also enjoy our weekend gateway and have several projects going on at the property and at home, like raising chickens, acquaponics, gardening, stocking the pond, etc.

Response rate: 90%(last 10 contacts)
Response time: within a day

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