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Quiet Walker Lodge

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Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Highly recommended for anyone who seeks solace and adventure! Dubuque has lots to offer- they even have nearby wineries. We went zip lining, kayaking and even caught rare pokemons😄 while going around town. Innkeepers Phil and Kathy and owner Jim are most wonderful people; service and breakfast served with a smile and passion. We really enjoyed our stay.

Thank Tricia B
QWL, Innkeepers at Quiet Walker Lodge, responded to this review

We so enjoyed having you two here! It was really interesting learning about your heritage. Glad you got to do so many things in our beautiful area. You were busy!! Thank you for such a nice review. We do appreciate it. Good Luck on the next chapter of your lives. You will both do well!!

Reviewed 9 August 2016

We were very pleased with our stay here. The room and location were beautiful. Staff very friendly and welcoming. Breakfast was wonderful. We would definitely stay here again. This was a great value...

Thank Stephanie M
QWL, Innkeepers at Quiet Walker Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much! It was our pleasure! We love to welcome guests from our neighboring state of Minnesota!! Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 8 August 2016

We were looking for a quick getaway somewhere different than we've been before. Found this place on TripAdvisor and it had good reviews , so I booked one of the 2 open rooms.. Once we finally found it (gps doesn't take you far enough on the road), we loved it at first glance. I was a little nervous when I...

Thank mrsbent33
QWL, Innkeepers at Quiet Walker Lodge, responded to this review

We are thrilled that you enjoyed yourselves and were happy with everything, especially after your long drive here! It was great talking with you both. I am really glad you liked my apple! Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a great review. Hope to see you again when you are up our way.

Reviewed 5 August 2016

Beautiful setting on a dead end road. Very quiet, relaxing setting! Place to sit outside and enjoy a fire in the evening. Room was perfect! Breakfast in the morning couldn't have been better! Highly recommended!

Thank scott k
QWL, Innkeepers at Quiet Walker Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write! We really appreciate it. We are glad you got to enjoy the fire pit and nature. It is rewarding to know our guests enjoyed it enough to recommend us. Thank you again!

Wheaton, Illinois
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We wanted a place to get away for a little R&R as we biked the Heritage Trail in Iowa. This place is the perfect combination of quaint and modern amenities. Super clean and the service was great. We had a lovely time meeting the other guests too.

Thank John R
QWL, Innkeeper at Quiet Walker Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. As always, it is very appreciated! We are glad you enjoyed your stay and biking the trail. It was perfect weather! Sitting around the fire pit is a great way to meet the other guests. Thank you again!

Nebraska City, Nebraska
Reviewed 17 July 2016

This was a last minute decision to stay here and we are so happy we did. Phil and Kathy gave us a wonderful list of options for dinner in Dubuque, and we were very happy with the restaurant they recommended. We came back and sat outside around a fire and enjoyed the evening. While we were sitting there a deer...

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QWL, Innkeepers at Quiet Walker Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much! It was our pleasure to have you here! We are so glad you decided to make us one of your stops on your way back home. We hope to see you again if ever this way. Enjoy the rest of your summer!

West Bend, Iowa
Reviewed 14 July 2016

We arrived late, but Phil and Kathy still met us with a tour and fresh cookies. The rooms are gorgeous, quiet, and accommodating. Nothing was left out. The grounds are gorgeous, and flowers are everywhere. We really enjoyed the solarium and pond while we read. Kathy gave us brochures and recommendations on where to go and Phil's main courses for...

Thank jimwirtz
QWL, Innkeepers at Quiet Walker Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much! We were privileged to have such caring & giving folks as you two. We are so glad you had the opportunity to relax and rest. Much deserved. Thank you for all the kind words. We appreciate it. Take care.

Reviewed 28 June 2016

Quiet Walker Lodge was very nice. It started by meeting Kathy and Phill as soon as we arrived. They fun to talk with about the area and were great hosts at the B&B. The lodge was very well kept and very clean. We really enjoyed our stay there and would stay again!

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QWL, Innkeepers at Quiet Walker Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We really appreciate it! We are so glad you enjoyed yourselves, the lodge and our area. We hope to see you again! Have a great summer!

Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

My husband and I first stayed at Quiet Walker Lodge two years ago for our 10 year anniversary and had such an amazing experience! We decided to go back again this weekend for our 12 year anniversary again. It was even better! As soon as you arrive you feel like family and right at home. The breakfast is always amazing...

Thank Mindy H
QWL, Innkeepers at Quiet Walker Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much! We appreciate your kind words. It was great to have you both here again. Hard to believe it has been two years! We are so happy you enjoyed yourselves. It was great talking to you. I think we could have gone on & on! Take care and have a great summer with your family!

Princeton, Illinois
Reviewed 18 April 2016

When my Husband and I arrived we were met by Phil and Kathy the Inn Keepers, they showed us around the lodge and took us to our room. The room is beautiful and Kathy had made fresh baked cookies for us. Everything was amazing, Kathy and Phil let us explore the property and the rooms that weren't being occupied. Our...

Thank Brent B
QWL, Innkeepers at Quiet Walker Lodge, responded to this review

Wow! Thank you so much for that amazing review! We greatly appreciate it. It is so rewarding to know that we contributed in creating a great experience for you. We enjoyed meeting you and our conversations. Thank you again and we hope to see you again.

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A special place awaits you as you drive up to the beautiful grounds of Quiet Walker Lodge. Nestled in the woods of the Mississippi River Valley is the lodge where the peacefulness of the countryside will relax and unwind you. The lodge has nine themed suites with private baths. Suites have whirlpool or garden tubs. The Wakatanka House is native American decor and features zoning, whirlpool tubs, indoor solarium and Koi pond and fantastic views. Also a beautiful songbird garden. After a restful night sleep you can dine in the main lodge on a hearty breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Quiet Walker Lodge

Address: 18132 Paradise Valley Rd, Durango, IA 52039-3201
Region: United States > Iowa > Durango
Price Range: ₹ 7,131 - ₹ 12,641 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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