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Adorable Iowa City Cottage

Michael is a superhost.

Adorable Iowa City Cottage

2 guests2 bedrooms2 beds1 bath
2 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the house to yourself.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the smartlock.
Sparkling clean
16 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Michael is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

Our charming and sweet two bedroom home is located less than 2 miles from downtown Iowa City and U of Iowa campus. It is tastefully decorated with plenty of indoor and outdoor space to comfortably relax, cook, spend time with family and friends, or use as a space to sleep and explore Iowa City. Our front yard has 2 red chairs for a morning cup of coffee and sunrise. Our home is stocked with games and comfy blankets for the family and has a large outdoor area with a porch and fire pit.


Free parking on premises
Laptop-friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed



52 reviews
Ashley User Profile
March 2020
Great place!
Beth User Profile
February 2020
It was a delight relaxing among an impressive book collection and so many wonderful plants greeting us in every turn. The cottage was quiet, quaint and cozy. The stay was easy and restful. It was the perfect peace filled getaway our hearts needed for a proper recharge.
Carly User Profile
February 2020
Very cute place to stay! It is close to downtown Iowa city, very clean, and comfortable!
Taylor User Profile
February 2020
Great space! Stayed here for a long weekend and it was perfect for what we needed. Michael was very accommodating and everything exceeded our expectations. Would definitely book again!
April User Profile
January 2020
This is a charming home. Since this is the owners’ personal residence, there were shelves of books and beautiful plants that made it feel more homey than some other places I have stayed. The home was clean and comfortable. I stayed here during an extreme cold spell complete with…
Erin User Profile
January 2020
Michael and Carrie have the coziest home. Their style is right up my alley. Industrial, vintage, and warm. You can’t go wrong with books, plants, and artwork! Gracious hosts, super fast communication, easy check in and check out, no complaints and nothing could’ve made the…
Barbara User Profile
December 2019
This was the perfect sized house for myself, husband and two kids. Adorable, clean and very close to where we needed to be for the holidays. It’s also walking distance from a very friendly, yummy bakery which allowed us to gourmet our mornings.

Hosted by Michael

Iowa City, IAJoined in October 2014
Michael User Profile
74 Reviews
Michael is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
We are two teachers that love to read, travel, and attempt challenging crossword puzzles. We are passionate about music, sports, camping, and experiencing a beautiful sunrise and sunset.
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 3:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
Self check-in with smart lock
After 3:00 PM
11:00 AM

House Rules

  • Not suitable for children and infants
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events