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Lake MacBride Cabin- State Park! 15 min to Iowa City, Cedar Rapids, or Amanas!

Sleeps15
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Sleeps 15! 3 bed, 3 bath, sleeping loft, family room with 3 futons couch/beds.

This incredible property has original beams and flooring from a 1800's church! Renew your spirit with state park hiking trails or a hammock. Walk down the 2 minute path to the Coralville Reservoir and enjoy the beach! Nestled between Lake MacBride State Park and the beautiful Coralville Reservoir, this retreat is a Godsend! Boat rentals 1 minute away! Located next to trails for hiking, cross-country skiing, or snowmobiling.


Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in Solon

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • Min. age of primary renter: 23
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • We've added a 3rd full bathroom! Now every level of living has its own full bathroom. Hooray!
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , New Sunroom Bedroom has a Queen sofa futon
    Loft - 1 double , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • King size bed In main floor bedroom, Double Bed in top floor bedroom, 1 Sleeper Sofa in loft area, 1 sleeper sofa in main floor living room, Sunroom-bedroom has a deluxe Queen sofa-futon, also in the family room we have 2 futon couches and 1 futon-chair bed that becomes a twin bed.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • alternative lifestyle
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
Fire pit, hiking & biking trails, beach, lake, snowmobile trails, horseback riding down the road, watercraft rentals

Reviews

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Lake MacBride Cabin- State Park! 15 min to Iowa City, Cedar Rapids, or Amanas!
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 57 reviews
New Hampton, IA
5

Cozy & Charming!

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from a weekend at this cabin, celebrating a belated family Christmas. This cozy home had everything we needed to suit the needs of 8 adults and 5 young grandchildren. Although the winter weather prohibited outdoor activities, we enjoyed the gorgeous view of the lake as well as watching deer pass through in the morning. The kitchen had everything we needed and having three bathrooms was a big plus. Plenty of room for sleeping (the king size bed was quite comfortable). On a side note, there are three levels to the home, which meant managing steps....not an issue for our family; however, something to keep in mind. Great property for multiple families!

  • Submitted: 14-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful cabin n setting!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I had a great time staying at this cabin! We plan to do it again sometime next year:) It was so cozy we all wanted to stay in the cabin rather than sightseeing. And Lisa was so great to work with! I’d recommend this experience to anyone. So easy to rent this awesome cabin. Thank you!

  • Submitted: 27-Nov-2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A fantastic local get-away

  • 5 of 5

We rented this cabin while in the area for activities in both Mt. Vernon and Iowa City. It was the perfect solution - rustic setting but with all the amenities. We also found the local restaurants in Solon to be really quite good. We telephoned Vespa Pizza as we left Iowa City and piping hot artisan pizzas were ready when we arrived. Will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: 8-Nov-2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Stay

  • 5 of 5

Lovely property. House is rustic and modern with a great deck that wraps around two sides of the house. We had a rainy weekend and enjoyed staying warm and cosy in the house. The kitchen had everything we needed and the washer and dryer were updated and came in handy due to the wet weekend. Plenty of showers for the crew and we enjoyed the soaking tub too.

  • Submitted: 30-Oct-2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful property and great location near the lake

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed going to Amana Colonies and then hanging out by the lake. The owners were easy to deal with and took good care of us.

  • Submitted: 13-Oct-2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A comfortable house for families and groups

  • 5 of 5

I stayed at the house with a group of friends for a college reunion, and it was the perfect venue. Lots of comfortable sleeping space, a well-supplied kitchen, grill, firepit. It was close enough to walk to the trails in Lake MacBride State Park. Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: 25-Sep-2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Owner

Lisa Martin-Eatinger
Member since: 2012
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 19, 2018

About Lisa Martin-Eatinger

I grew up in Iowa near here and enjoyed the family picnics at the state park. My extended family is still in the area! We now live in downtown Chicago, and this retreat is a great escape from our hectic lives.

Lisa Martin-Eatinger purchased this house in 2011

Why Lisa Martin-Eatinger chose Solon

My family has been enjoying Lake MacBride since it first opened. My grandmother told me about her experiences growing up and enjoying the lake so she made sure to bring her children. My mother has great stories of Lake MacBride and the Coralville Reservoir and she made sure to bring me and my brothers! Now a fourth generation, my own daughters, are growing up with peace and tranquility because of this fabulous property.

What makes this house unique

We are next to cross-country ski and snowmobile trails!

Location

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Cedar Rapids, Eastern Iowa Airport
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Solon Station
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Lake MacBride Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
12 Miles
Interstate 80
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Big Grove Brewery
Nearest Ski
0.25 Miles
Cross Country Trails
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Coralville Reservoir, Lake MacBride Beaches
Car: necessary

We are located 15 minutes from Iowa City, Cedar Rapids or Amana Colonies! We are also right next to Lake MacBride State park. There are hiking and biking trails, public beaches and boat rentals including paddleboats, canoes, kayaks, & pontoons. Enjoy Iowa City nightlife including shopping, Hawkeye football games & shows. Fossil hunting is nearby at the Devonian Fossil Gorge.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in Solon

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring Weekends
Mar 16 2018 - Mar 28 2018
3 night minimum stay
C$314
 
 
Easter
Mar 29 2018 - Apr 4 2018
5 night minimum stay
C$503
C$2,514
 
 
Spring Weekends
Apr 5 2018 - May 23 2018
3 night minimum stay
C$314
 
 
Memorial Day pricing
May 24 2018 - May 29 2018
4 night minimum stay
C$503
 
 
Summer
May 30 2018 - Aug 29 2018
4 night minimum stay
C$471
 
 
Labor Day
Aug 30 2018 - Sep 4 2018
5 night minimum stay
C$503
 
 
Fall 2018 weekends
Sep 6 2018 - Nov 18 2018
3 night minimum stay
C$346
 
 
Homecoming weekend
Oct 18 2018 - Oct 21 2018
4 night minimum stay
C$1,257
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
C$314
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$125.68
Damage Deposit C$628.4

Some weekends, holidays and time periods require a 3 night minimum or longer.
Cleaning fees are dependent on the number of beds needed for your stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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