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Elkader Jailhouse Inn

Elkader, IA
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22 Oct 2016
“Sentenced for the third time.”
22 Jun 2016
“Breakfast in Jail?”
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Reviewed 23 October 2016

My wife and I stayed at the Elkader Jailhouse Inn three times in the last year. Julie is the perfect host and adds so much to the experience. Breakfast is great and the rooms are awesome. We have already booked ourselves again for next year.

1  Thank PigsINPeril
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

From the outside you would just expect a lovely b n b, as this limestone mansion sits hilltop. But your morning meal will be served in a large dining room that was once a jail as recently as 2006. Our room was an expansive spa...More

1  Thank KatrinaBiker58
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

I'm always pleasantly surprised to find places like this when I travel. Julie was amazing to work with from the beginning to the end! The bed was really comfortable & her husband got up early to shovel a path for me. I highly recommend this...More

1  Thank rinsostjoe
Reviewed 13 October 2015 via mobile

We had a wonderful and restful night in this historic jail house, now converted upstairs to a very nice B & B in beautiful Elkader, Iowa. Julie was just great -- friendly, helpful, and professional. The property is located on a hill on the outskirts...More

1  Thank Jack K
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Comfortable, friendly, and interesting. Julie is a wonderful host with knowledge of the entire area. The Inn overlooks the entire town. And, the breakfast in the jail was excellent. Elkader is a great place to use as a base to explore the entire NE Iowa.

1  Thank workjc
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