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Squirrel's Nest Bed & Breakfast, LLC

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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Free Breakfast
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Laundry Service
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness center
Pets Allowed
Voted "Best Breakfast in Iowa" for 2105 & 2016; "Best Overall B&B in Iowa" for 2014 and "Most Scenic View in Iowa" for 2013 & 2014 by Guests of the Iowa Bed & Breakfast Guild. The Squirrel's Nest Bed & Breakfast, LLC is situated on the Mississippi River in Burlington, Iowa's historic...
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Location and contact
500 North St, Burlington, IA 52601-4824
2.6 miles to Burlington Airport
24 restaurants are within a 1 mile radius
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Reviewed November 21, 2017

If you want to have a bird's eye view of the Mississippi River in Burlington, Iowa, put the Squirrel's Nest Bed and Breakfast on your list. The Penthouse Suite is one of the most scenic rooms I have experienced anywhere. An expanse of windows allows...More

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Reviewed October 25, 2017

We stayed here for our anniversary getaway and the place was awesome. We had a great view from the penthouse where we stayed. Our host was very welcoming and we enjoyed all the conversations we had with her. She was wonderful to help with all...More

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Reviewed October 2, 2017

Squirrel's Nest B&B has all the attributes one expects from a B&B, i.e. convenient location, comfortable, modern rooms, great views of the river, an excellent breakfast, and wonderful, congenial hosts.

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Reviewed September 1, 2017 via mobile

"Get thee to the Squirrel's Nest all you who are stressed and tired and discouraged with the troubles of this world, and you will find peace." Thanks Inez and David. We had a perfect anniversary celebration at the Squirrel's Nest. The Penthouse is one of,...More

1  Thank B G
Reviewed August 26, 2017

We stayed in the Bear's Den room, a comfortable and charming accommodation. David and Inez were delightful hosts with lots of great stories about Burlington, Ia. Morning coffee with sunrise on the back deck was breathtaking. Breakfast was more than delicious and so beautifully presented....More

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Voted "Best Breakfast in Iowa" for 2105 & 2016; "Best Overall B&B in Iowa" for 2014 and "Most Scenic View in Iowa" for 2013 & 2014 by Guests of the Iowa Bed & Breakfast Guild. The Squirrel's Nest Bed & Breakfast, ...More LLC is situated on the Mississippi River in Burlington, Iowa's historic North Hill District. Originally built as a Victorian farmhouse in 1890 by Edward S. Phelps, the home was remodeled in the 1920's in a French cottage style. It is a thoroughly modern, 21st Century, romantic destination that is owned by an architect and an artist. Selected First Place in 1997 as Best Room Addition in the USA by "Qualified Remodeler" Magazine. Less
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Luis V
September 7, 2014|
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Response from Artysquirrel | Property representative |
Yes, you will be able to do laundry. My apology for not answering this earlier. We were out-of-town on a fishing/shopping trip.
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"The best view is in the penthouse."
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"The penthouse provides the best view and is exceptionally well appointed."
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"The 'penthouse' was the best with a great view of the Mississippi river!"
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"All rooms looked great!"
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