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Gathering House Bed and Breakfast Home

514 1st St SE, Mount Vernon, Iowa 52314, USA

(563) 249-5921


Extended stays and full-house use will require a 50% deposit.

Cancellation: Refunds will be made under the following situations:
1. Cornell Homecoming and Graduation weekends: NO refunds unless room is rebooked.
2. All other times: cancellations within 15 days of stay may be refunded, less $25 processing fee, if the room can be rebooked. Cancellations before 15 days of stay will be refunded in full.

Extended stays and Full-house use: Limited extended stays and Full-house use based upon availability. Contact Innkeepers for details.

Rooms: Rooms will be left unattended during your stay unless need for safety, maintenance or guest assistance to access the room. For extended stays, cleaning will be arranged with guest.

Allergies: We promote and strive to provide a comfortable environment for our guests by using natural cleaners/scents and 100% cotton sheets. Please notify us of any allergies before your stay in your preferences.

Eco-friendly: Linens will be laundered after a 3-day stay unless requested by guest.

Parking: Off-street parking available for guests. Visitors may need to use parking 1/2 block away via lighted walking path in park behind house. No parking is allowed along street in front of house.

3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
If arriving outside of check-in times, please call to make arrangements.

A $25.00 deposit is collected at the time of purchase. Payment for retail items and gift certificates is collected at the time of purchase.

Children are not allowed. Pets are not allowed.

Your credit card information is stored and processed securely.

Smoking is limited to outside only. A minimum of $250 may be charged for special cleaning if this policy is abused.