The Storybook Cottage


Entire cottage hosted by Tom And Cindy

  1. 5 guests
  2. 2 bedrooms
  3. 2 beds
  4. 2 baths
Dedicated workspace
A private room with wifi that’s well-suited for working.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the keypad.
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It’s a Storybook Cottage in a storybook town.

This quaint cottage is ready for overnight visitors in Gothenburg, Nebraska, a small town in the heart of the country.

This cozy home has an open feel and two spacious bedrooms. Step into the house with an inviting fireplace and a quiet sunroom.

You are within walking distance to three parks, Lake Helen, and downtown. A mile north of town is the Wild Horse Golf Course giving golfers links on rolling hills and wild grasses.

The space
The Storybook Cottage features an open floor plan. The main living space consists of a couch, a reclining loveseat and a fireplace opening up into a full-size kitchen with a farmhouse sink, refrigerator, dishwasher, stove, microwave, toaster oven, rocket blender, microwave popcorn popper, coffee pot, and all the basic utensils, dishes, and cookware.

There are two spacious bedrooms, each with a queen bed and closet with shelving and storage. There are also two bathrooms. The primary suite has a ¾ bath and the second bathroom has a full-size tub/shower. Towels and shampoo/bodywash are provided. A pack n’ play and highchair are located in the second bedroom closet. There’s also a pullout single bed and pullout desk in the sunroom. The dining room table sits eight while an attached island sits two.

Enjoy the outdoors with a finished deck going off the back door that spreads out into a small backyard for grilling or enjoying the Nebraska sunsets and sunrises. For future stays, a privacy fence will be built, landscaping will be finished and a fresh coat of paint will be added.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed

What this place offers

Dedicated workspace
Free parking on premises
Air conditioning
Private patio or balcony
Private backyard – Not fully fenced
Indoor fireplace

2 nights in Gothenburg

Dec 17, 2021 - Dec 19, 2021

4.99 out of 5 stars from 130 reviews


Where you’ll be

Gothenburg, Nebraska, United States

Nestled in the middle of Gothenburg, Nebraska, the Storybook Cottage sits in a quiet neighborhood alongside many historical homes with that boast unique architecture.
The small backyard is adjacent to two other homes. You will probably get a kind smile and a hello from many in this small town.
You are within walking distance to three parks and Lake Helen that offers a walking trail and fishing spots. Visitors can also walk or drive down Main Street to the downtown shops, restaurants and a local movie theatre. A mile north of town is the world-renowned Wild Horse Golf Course. Golf Week Magazine rated it #1 "Best Course Under $50" as well as 21st Best Modern Course in the United States (2007).

Gothenburg has a variety of churches to visit Sunday morning and an elementary, junior high and high school with schools in session August to May. There is a new YMCA for indoor workouts and an indoor swimming adjacent to Gothenburg Health, a regional hospital. There is an outdoor municipal pool to be used in the summer months. Baseball and softball fields and tennis courts are scattered throughout the town as well.
Historical attractions can be found in Gothenburg, including an original Pony Express Station, The Sod House Museum, which has a full-scale replica of an authentic sod house, windmills and life-sized barbed wire sculptures and the Swedish Crosses Cemetery, a Nebraska Historical Marker.

Hosted by Tom And Cindy

  1. Joined in September 2019
  • 130 Reviews
  • Identity verified
  • Superhost

During your stay

Your hosts are Tom and Cindy. Please feel free to contact us with any questions or needs. We are close by and want to make your stay as pleasant and comfortable as possible. You’ll find our cell phone numbers in the manual.

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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 4:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
Self check-in with keypad
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy