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This blue love seat folds out into a second bed. Original pocket doors; this is your view from the Parlor's main bed.
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Spacious, Historic Parlor & Bath- ideal location!

Spacious, Historic Parlor & Bath- ideal location!

3 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 private bath
3 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 private bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Sparkling clean9 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Rae is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

Settle into this large, comfortable Parlor room with private bath, in our historic 1905 home. We are a few blocks north of the fantastic downtown area of Iowa City and the university campus- everything is walkable and you'll love the charm of our original brick-paved street. Free parking on our driveway behind the home. We have loads of coffee and tea to share, and the entire home gets beautiful sunlight from every angle. Come stay a while!

Amenities

Air conditioning
Dryer
Essentials
Heating
Iron
Washer

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed, 1 sofa bed

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 4PM
Check out by 11AM

Accessibility

Wide doorway to the home’s entrance
Wide doorway to the bathroom

Availability

23 Reviews

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Victoria User Profile
Victoria
May 2018
The house was beautiful and the room had good privacy. Rae and her family were very friendly and nice. Both beds were comfortable and the shower was amazing (shampoo, conditioner, face wash, and body wash were available, too). The family was very respectful and quiet when it came…
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Response from Rae:
So glad you all enjoyed your stay, Victoria! We loved having the adorable Sora crawling around! :)
May 2018
Hien User Profile
Hien
April 2018
Feels like you're at home!
Rae User Profile
Response from Rae:
Thanks Hien! Grateful you all enjoyed your stay.
April 2018
Faith User Profile
Faith
April 2018
Great place to stay! Dog is super sweet and snuggly. Such a nice family. Great atmosphere for people fairly new to Air BnB.
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Response from Rae:
Thank you so much for these sweet words, Faith! Come again anytime.
April 2018
Jean User Profile
Jean
April 2018
Rae and her family were the best. Their home is lovely and their hospitality so welcoming. It was an easy drive to my daughter’s college in Mt. Vernon - during previous visits we had stayed in Cedar Rapids thinking Iowa City was too far, but it’s not. My friend and I enjoyed o…
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Response from Rae:
Thank you so much, Jean- we loved meeting you and hearing about your work! Come again anytime!
April 2018
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Phyllis
April 2018
New to airbnb and not sure what to expect, I hoped for decent accommodations in a reasonable location. My experience with Rae and her family in their lovely home exceeded every expectation. May their twinkle lights sparkle for you too.
Rae User Profile
Response from Rae:
Thank you so much, Phyllis! We loved hosting you. Grateful to know you now and already looking forward to seeing you again!
April 2018
Melanie User Profile
Melanie
March 2018
A beautiful, clean room in a conveniently located home. I got to play with the friendly dog and walk to every location in Iowa City I needed to get to. I couldn't spend much time with my hosts due to my schedule, but they made sure I had everything I needed and were exceedingly w…
Sarah User Profile
Sarah
March 2018
Great location in a beautiful home!

Hosted by Rae

Chicago, Illinois, United StatesJoined in September 2012
Rae User Profile
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Rae is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I am a traveler, a writer, an art therapist, a cook, a creative thinker and happy friend. My husband Ryan and I have one son and one puppy, and we love our big and small adventures with them. Current things that excite me: meeting new people, learning how to use turmeric in foods…
Languages: English, Español
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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Location

Iowa City, IA, United States

The neighborhood is known as the Northside neighborhood, full of beautiful, historic homes. Walking 3 blocks south will get you to a selection of local favorites- restaurants, a great coffee shop, and…

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