The Farmhouse at Prairie Patch Farm
4 guests ⸱ 1 bedroom ⸱ 1 bed ⸱ 1 bath
Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States

About the Farmhouse Stay

The Farmhouse is a 120+ year old home located on our private 50-acre wildlife refuge and nature preserve near Cedar Rapids.
Enjoy beautiful views with Llamas, YES LLAMAS in a cozy space and spend time in nature at your leisure.
City close with country charm, the home is 10 minutes from the Cedar Rapids/ Eastern Iowa Airport, Lake Mac Bride, Kirkwood Community College and 15-20 minutes to Cedar Rapids & Iowa City.

Your next Llama-cation awaits!

Nightly Rates

Two night minimum and rates range from $204 to $254 per night

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The Home

The Farmhouse is a century old home and is a private one bedroom (with queen bed) and one full bath dwelling on one level

The living area has a sleeper sofa and flat screen TV equipped with an amazon fire stick and access to high speed internet

The kitchen includes essentials to cook basic meals and we provide a complimentary coffee bar via Keurig brewing system

Uniquely, the back porch is part of the Llama pasture and don't be surprised if our charming creatures come right up to the windows during your stay with us!

Within one mile of the farm you will find a fantastic local pizza shop with ice cream and a darling wine and spirits shop and gas station

Guest Access

The Farmhouse is your private space to enjoy, the hosts live on site in a separate dwelling

Parking is available in front of the farmhouse

Guests have access to the common areas, hiking trails, and can visit with the llamas at the fence or if they enter the pasture area in the Farmhouse backyard

Other things to note

Please review everything below to know what to expect in staying in a century old home:

  • Entrance to the home includes a few steps on the porch that leads you into the kitchen which contains original cabinets and built-ins
  • Enjoy complimentary coffee ( Keurig system, Pour Over, French Press) and tea
  • We also provide basics in cookware and spices/condiments
  • There is one bathroom with a tub and shower 
  • Please note that we are on a well system.
    • Water may sometimes smell like sulfur and the minerals in the water may
      leave orange mineral stains in the shower and sinks
  • High quality reverse osmosis water (RO) is available for drinking and cooking on a separate spigot on the kitchen sin
  • There is one bedroom without a door, but has curtains for privacy which includes a queen bed, walk-in closet, room darkening curtains, and washer/dryer with soap for your convenience.
    • We do not recommend washing whites or lights in the washer due to the well water
  • The living area TV is equipped with an Amazon Fire Stick and includes basic channels, and our library of movies and TV shows
  • High Speed fiber WIFI available
  • Wall unit heaters for colder nights can be adjusted on the unit and in-window AC units are available for the warmer months
  • Please note this is a 120 year old farmhouse and has many of its original flooring and structure
Though we do mitigation for bugs you can expect to see them inside and outside of the farmhouse especially during spring season
  • We do not offer refunds for bug sightings!
    • Bugs including flies, spiders, ticks, ants, mosquitos, and wasps are common around the farm and creatures such as coyotes, raccoons, opossums, rabbits, birds, mice, bats, and snakes all call Prairie Patch Farm home as it is a wildlife refuge and nature preserve
      Please consider this before booking your stay with us

      Interacting with Llamas:
      We welcome you to pet and interact with the Llamas if they approach you- please do not chase them or feed them food of any kind other than the treats we provide for purchase

      Inside the barn the llama stall is off limits to all guests as well as their pasture and areas beyond the farmhouse backyard as this is where llamas eat and rest, however you can go inside the llama barn to visit with them at the fence

      We cannot guarantee that the llamas will visit the backyard of the farmhouse during your stay, though they commonly enter there during the early morning and evening

      We also have a small herd of goats and pigs, please do not feed them anything other than the treats we have for purchase

      Throughout the year we host guests in our community for farm visits, llama hikes, and special events and these may occur during your stay
If you would like to book a Llama- Hike or Farm visit please reach out to us to check for availability through our website
  • Llama Hikes run from April- June and September- November
  • Booking the farmhouse does not guarantee a spot for a Llama Experience and the llamas are on rest July- August due to heat

We have a strict NO PETS POLICY for the safety of our animals and yours we do not allow pets of any kind during your stay

Guest Policy
The farmhouse capacity is 4 registered guests

We do not allow parties or gatherings, however we welcome additional friends/family who are not on the original reservation during your stay for a farm visit fee

Up to 6 additional visitors a day pass of 15.00 per person per day and each guest must sign a liability waiver

Exact location provided after booking
Popular Amenities
  • Internet
  • Air Conditioning
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hot Water
  • Private Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • Wifi
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Laptop Friendly Workspace
  • Basic Soaps
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Hangers
  • Private Entrance
  • Extra Pillows & Blankets
  • Free Internet
  • Body Soap
  • Hair Conditioner
  • Clothing Storage (closet or wardrobe)
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Spices/ Pantry Items
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Pots & Pans
  • Dining Table
  • Baking Sheet
  • Coffee
  • Wine Glasses
  • Television
  • Games/ Board Games
  • Toys
  • Smart TV
  • Deck/ Patio (uncovered)
  • Lawn/ Garden
  • Private Yard
  • Play Area
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Museums
  • Winery Tours
Sports & Adventure
  • Hiking
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Carbon Monoxide Detector
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Exterior Lighting
  • Smoke Detector
  • Cleaning Products
  • Room Darkening Shades
  • Children's Books & Toys
  • Free Parking On Premises
  • Requires Stairs
  • Potential Noise
  • Pets Live at Property
  • Cameras/ Surveillance
  • Dangerous Animals
  • Single Level Home
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BnB Addons

Llama Celebrate Package

  • 1 bottle of wine (white or red), or bottle of non-alcoholic sparkling beverage (lemonade or apple)

  • Small cake with candles (vanilla or chocolate)

  • Flower arrangement with vase

Llama Love Package

  • 1 bottle of wine (white or red), or bottle of non-alcoholic sparkling beverage (lemonade or apple)

  • Box of assorted gourmet truffles or chocolates

  • Flower arrangement with vase

Llama Local Brews Package

  • 6 pack of local beer (Pale Ale, IPA, Sour or mix and match combo), or non-alcoholic local Root Beer

  • 2 commemorative Prairie Patch drink glasses

Please indicate your preferences in the comments

Prairie Patch Mimosas

  • 1 Bottle of Prosecco

  • Orange Juice

  • Ginger beer

  • Ginger beer

A spin on a classic, add a splash of ginger beer to your mimosa a Prairie Patch Farm Fave

Prairie Patch Breakfast

Bagels, Cream Cheese, Eggs & Fruit
  • 6 bagels (your choice of plain, cinnamon raisin, everything, or mix and match)

  • Plain Cream Cheese

  • Half-Dozen Organic Eggs

  • Small Fruit Assortment (items may vary to include bananas, apples, grapes & oranges)

*we will always source organic when possible

Prairie Patch Swag Bag

Go home with some commemorative items from your Llama-Cation with a Prairie Patch Swag Bag an $80 value!
  • Prairie Patch Canvas Tote

  • 13 Prairie Patch Herd Stickers (includes all llamas, goats, pigs & logo sticker)

  • Llama Plushie

  • Your choice of Prairie Patch Coffee Mug or Beer Glass

  • Surprise Item!

Private Llama Hike

  • Llama hikes are seasonal from April-June and September-November and will be weather and temperature permitting

  • Participants must be ages 10 and older to walk a llama

  • After booking we will set up your hike time

  • Refunds will be offered if we cancel due to weather

Meet & Greet with the Llamas

  • 30 minute meet and greet with the llamas in the barn

  • Learn about their history care and answer any questions

  • We will get two llamas out on halter and lead for hugs and selfies

Fall booking requests for The Farmhouse will be open 8/1 at noon

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