ARTIST RETREAT/HISTORIC CHURCH-Amish Country

Historic ChurchThe Great Room - all rooms have 14' ceilingsBedroomEfficiency KitchenBackyard facing the ParkLacey Park on the des MoinesEarly morning rain in MayLacey Park on the RiverCountry Church - Private but not too privateBeautiful countryneighboring village of Vernon-Civil War cemeteryPasser by - this is farm country.
County Road J40, Keosauqua, IA 52565

Overview

Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Sleeps 2
Per night $75 - $125
Per week $450
Type: Cottage
Description of the Keosauqua vacation cottage rental
AMISH Country. Escape to Van Buren County in SE Iowa where history is rich, the people friendly and the country beautiful. Stay in this pioneer country church built in 1860 within walking distance to a 1700 acre state park, home of early Indian tribes, on the shores of the Des Moines River. Hiking, canoeing, fishing, horsebackriding, birdwatching, antique shops and artisan communities all within easy access. It is not unusual to pass an Amish horse cart on the roadway in this part of the country. Perfect retreat for artists, photographers, nature lovers, hikers and historians.

A beautiful hour and a half drive to Hannibal Missouri on the Mississippi, home of Mark Twain. On the Mormon trail and an hour drive from Nauvoo's living history center in Illinois. Fairfield is 25 minutes north - home of the Maharishi University, Vedic City and the Raj Health Spa a peaceful unique blend of small college town, victorian homes and agriculture.

Airports in St Louis, MO, Cedar Rapids or Des Moines, IA about two hour drive away; a day trip to Chicago.

Marianne Cannavo

Area Info
Visit quaint neighboring villages in the SE corner or Iowa nestled in green hills against the Des Moines River - don't miss local villages Bonaparte and Bentonsport and take day trips to the Amana historic colony north, Nauvoo Living History center east, or experience a unique Mississippi River city lifestyle and food at Burlington an hour away, or Mark Twain's Hannibal, MO. Keosauqua's Lacey State Park is an impeccably beautiful 1700 acres on the Des Moines River and this property is minutes from Lake Sugema. Check out the Van Buren County link for local year round fairs and events.
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May 19 2014 Dec 31 2014 $75 $125 $450 - 1 night
Deposits: 50% due at time of reservation. Balance due 10 days advance of stay.
Payment Options: Visa, Mastercard, Discover, Cashier's Check, American Express, Personal Check, PayPal
Other Fees: Credit Cards accepted via paypal account.
Other Vacation Rental Amenities
In the heart of beautiful and historic Van Buren County. On the historic Mormon Trail.
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