Traveling on I-70 to the Midwest? The softness of a saddle blanket duvet is within 5 minutes of your trail. Equipped for writing poetry or playing cards this room accommodates a herd of five (5) if you wrangle two (2) air mattresses on the floor.
We practice sustainable living values. In addition to serving locally grown foods, our property is supported by solar electric and passive solar hot water systems. Bedrooms are appointed with restored and/or locally crafted furnishings, original art, hardwood floors and natural fiber rugs. Public areas (living room, dining room, kitchen) as well as upstairs guest rooms provide a front row seat to birds and wildlife active in the surrounding Eastern Woodland and native grass meadow habitats.
Servicios y zonas comunes
Two upstairs guest rooms share a full size bathroom (bath/shower) accommodation. Reservations include a continental style breakfast of homemade breads, jams, yogurts, proteins and fresh fruits. Guests may request a hearty country breakfast served family style for an additional charge. A refrigerator and microwave are available - located in the common kitchen area. The common kitchen may be utilized for meal preparation as part of a large group (10 or more) reservation. Contact proprietor for details. Tours of ongoing restoration of habitat areas and sustainable technologies are welcome as time allows.
Atención a los huéspedes
Upon arrival, allow a few minutes to become familiar with site security and business office features, bedroom, bathroom and public areas. Guests provide breakfast service preferences during check-in and designate entrees (if appropriate). Proprietor lives on site.
Otros aspectos destacables
Safety: assigned keyless entry.
Comfort: pillow top mattress type, goose down pillows (standard), synthetic available upon request.
Engagement: board games available.
Tours of ongoing restoration of habitat areas and sustainable energy technologies welcome as time allows.
10 PM – 7 AM, guest room quiet hours.
No Smoking except in designated area.
Food and drinks allowed in designated areas only.
Guests may be asked to remove shoes near front entry during wet and/or snowy weather conditions.
No pets - Bed and Biscuit kennel available nearby. Advanced reservations required. Contact proprietor for details.
Enjoy meeting people and sharing the benefits of living near the headwaters of the Whitewater River including watching birds and other wildlife. Grew up on a farm and learned sustainable living skills at an early age, subsequently honed those skills through engagement as a professional scientist at the University. Enjoy cooking and baking with locally grown proteins, fresh fruits and produce.
Favorite travel destinations include climbing Mount Sinai and the respite at St. Catherine monastery; white water rafting in the Canadian Rockies, Banff; Any beach along the southern coast of Portugal; Scuba diving among coral reef in the Gulf of Aqaba; Museum surfing in Washington D.C. and more recently venues in Austria, Hawaii and Austin, Texas.
Style of Airbnb hosting: pleasant and comfortable surroundings.
Travel preferences: flexible, appropriate to destination.