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The Loft is located in the heart of Decorah with the beautiful bay window being all yours during your stay!Based on feedback we replaced the original historic door with this very secure steel door with a Schlage touchscreen lock with Alarm.
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Midcentury Modern Loft Living

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Midcentury Modern Loft Living

3 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
3 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
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95% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
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The Loft @ 128 is a 3rd floor walk up located in the heart of downtown Decorah. Originally a photography studio at the turn of the century the natural lighting and views are fantastic. It is peaceful , private and quiet, with stunning 180 degree views overlooking Water Street. Come and play!


Air conditioning
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed

House Rules

Not safe or suitable for children (0-12) and pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in time is flexible and check out by 1PM
Self check-in with keypad


114 Reviews

Erika User Profile
November 2018
Great location in walking distance to everything we needed.
Lindsey User Profile
October 2018
love the location!!!
Blane User Profile
October 2018
Perfect spot in the heart of historic downtown Decorah. Short walk to many shops, restaurants, museum, and Pulpit Rock.
Dennis User Profile
October 2018
The location is ideal for a stay in Decorah. You can walk anywhere in the downtown. The view from the flat is great! The host is very helpful if need be. However, It is a long walk up to the third floor with quite steep steps-so be prepared. The bathroom is very small. Ther…
Sarita User Profile
September 2018
The place was okay if you are looking for a pad. The furnace behind the half curtain in the bed room was loud and rattled- I had to sleep in other room, miscellaneous junk in drawers, paint cans in cupboards and stuff thrown behind curtained spaces. I understand rustic and sustai…
Ross User Profile
Response from Ross:
Based on your feedback and others we have replaced the original door. See photos. We look forward to hosting you your next trip.
September 2018
Kim & Brian User Profile
Kim & Brian
August 2018
This was our second stay at Ross's place - the location cannot be beat! There are a couple steep flights of stairs to get up to the place, but the views of downtown Decorah from the front room are worth the climb. The space is unique and had everything we needed for our stay. …
Charlie User Profile
August 2018
Solid, no-frills no-nonsense bachelor style apartment in a fantastic location.

Hosted by Ross

Decorah, Iowa, United StatesJoined in June 2014
Ross User Profile
117 Reviews
1 Reference
A small business owner, dad and husband. A lover of travel, art, and chocolate chip cookies. Glad to be your host. Please feel free to contact me with questions before or during your visit to Decorah.
Response rate: 100%
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