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Cather Second Home

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

This was a fabulous choice for an overnight stay on our way from eastern Iowa to Denver and while visiting the historic Willa Cather sites. The home maintained by the Cather Foundation was cozy, charming, and immaculate with lots of attention to detail and visitors'...More

Thank Jade H
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We had the entire home to ourselves the night we stayed. Spotless. Quaint. Charming. Quiet. Peaceful. I consumed the welcome book, delighting in the descriptions of the transitions the home has taken in its lifetime. Lovely home design with comfy furniture, soft, warm wall colors...More

Thank Kimberlee S
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Loved, loved, loved it! Everything was perfect - especially because we had the whole house to ourselves! Very clean, loads of cool Cather stuff to look at. Nothing like sitting on the Cather home porch reading "My Antonia". Kitchen is well stocked - even had...More

1  Thank jackarch
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Everyone involved with the Cather Foundation is incredibly nice and this shows in this home. The food, cleanliness and charm are just right. The cather quotes remind one of why her writing is so powerful. And, all for $85.

Thank SeveBellisteros
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

I loved staying here! The house has been lovingly restored, with a mix of antiques and new furniture that blend with the decor. We booked our room on a Thursday night, and had the place to ourselves! We had fun taking the guidebook to all...More

1  Thank Teri B
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$65 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$65 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room & Suite (7)
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duw1126
5 September 2016|
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Response from Teri B | Reviewed this property |
From the Willa Cather website: Reservations: Please call the Willa Cather Foundation at 402-746-2653. Our office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m
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duw1126
5 September 2016|
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Response from jackarch | Reviewed this property |
They're pretty flexible, I think. They give you the key to the house at the foundation. And even if the foundation isn't open, I would bet they will make arrangements. I think the people who work there are pretty local. We... More
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"For women traveling together, the Hanover room has two comfy twin beds in the maid's old room with..."
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"The first floor was perfect for our trip, right next to the kitchen and bathroom. The five rooms upstairs..."
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"Haverford room was lovely. Willa's room was a bit small."
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"Cather Foundation website gives great description of rooms. You can't go wrong."
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