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Beautiful Historic Nauvoo Home - Experience Pioneer Home In Nauvoo

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,600 sq ft
Property type house

Overview

About the property

Amazing Two-Bedroom Pioneer Home, Sleeps 8

The Mix House is a beautiful early Nauvoo pioneer home with authentic antiques and period reproductions. Being nestled among the quiet farms of Parley street offers a unique peacefulness. From the crackling fire in the hearth to the soft comfortable furnishings - you will love staying at the historic Mix House.

Our guests often leave notes in our guest book and the feedback has been unanimous. Whether it has been a couples get-a-way or a family vacation stay in Nauvoo, the Mix House has been a centerpoint of their Nauvoo memories.


Owner
Nancy & Lon Simpson
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 18, 2018

What makes this house unique

The Nauvoo Mix House affords visitors the rare opportunity to stay in an original pioneer home that retains all of it's original features and floorplan. The seamless addition of modern comforts will insure the historic ambience is not lost.

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in Nauvoo

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , antique cast iron pedestal tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , walk-in shower
  • Two full bathrooms - including a large claw foot tub
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , and additional bed & bedding
    Bedroom 2 - 3 twin/ single
  • Two beautiful bedrooms with extra beds & bedding
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Beautiful Historic Nauvoo Home - Experience Pioneer Home In Nauvoo
average rating of 4.904762 based on 21 reviews
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Awesome!

  • 5 of 5

This was one of our favorite things about Nauvoo! It is a cute little home with all the amenities. Nancy is really good about getting back to you with any concerns that you have. We would gladly stay here again!

  • Submitted: 22-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kindness. We loved the notes that your children wrote in the guest log, they were very sweet.
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5

Thanksgiving vacation

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful place to enjoy a family get away. We have six kids under the age of 14 and this house accommodated us perfectly. The master bed is so comfortable and the bedding extremely beautiful for that time period. The kids loved asking questions about all the antiques. Nancy was very prompt in answering our questions and even sending stuff back to us that we accidentally forgot. We hope to return again next year.

  • Submitted: 24-Nov-2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for you kind words. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. Your sons Teddy bear will back to him soon. Thank you again for choosing the Nauvoo Mix House for your stay in Nauvoo.
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Fabulous re-finished pioneer home

  • 5 of 5

Clean, comfy, with great hosts. Nancy & Lon we’re very helpful and good communicators during our stay. The home was perfect. Be aware WiFi is contingent on signal quality reaching the host home, which can be very spotty.

  • Submitted: 16-Oct-2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for choosing the Nauvoo Mix House for your stay in Nauvoo. It was so nice to meet your family. Come back and visit with your sisters and wives.
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Stepping back in time

  • 5 of 5

We LOVED staying here. Super comfortable beds, old home that is fully updated, minutes to old nauvoo and even chocolate chip cookies on our front porch! Highly recommend this property!

  • Submitted: 2-Oct-2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for choosing the Nauvoo Mix House for your stay in Nauvoo. We appreciate it. We're glad that you enjoyed your stay. Come back and see us again.
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Authentic historical charm

  • 5 of 5

A step back in time with modern comforts. Excellent attentive hosts.

  • Submitted: 26-Sep-2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for choosing the Nauvoo Mix House for your stay in Nauvoo. It was wonderful to see your family enjoying the outdoor space and the fire pit in the evening. I'm glad your weekend was a success.
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Great vacation

  • 5 of 5

The house was amazing and very comfortable. Beautifully restored and decorated nicely. Would highly recommend.

  • Submitted: 22-Sep-2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your kind words, it was so nice to meet you and your family.
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Location

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Burlington, IL
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Hamilton
Nearest Train
12 Miles
Fort Madison, IA
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Highway 96
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Hotel Nauvoo
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in Nauvoo

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Peak Season
Jun 1 2018 - Aug 31 2018
1 night minimum stay
C$361
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
C$232
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$360.78

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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