The Hancock House

3.5 star property
3.5-star Victorian bed & breakfast near National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium

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The Hancock House

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Front of property
Mrs. Hancock  (2nd Floor) | Blackout drapes, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Anna's Room  (3rd Floor) | Bathroom | Hair dryer, towels, soap, shampoo

Overview of The Hancock House

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Popular amenities

  • Parking included
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
1105 Grove Terrace, Dubuque, IA, 52001

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationNational Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium18 min walk
  • Popular LocationDiamond Jo Casino20 min walk
  • Popular LocationGrand Harbor Resort and Waterpark4 min drive
  • AirportDubuque, IA (DBQ-Dubuque Regional)13 min drive

Room options

Ballroom Suite (3rd Floor)

  • Hill view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

The Train Room (3rd Floor)

  • Hill view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Mrs. Hancock (2nd Floor)

  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Florence's Room (2nd Floor)

  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Anna's Room (3rd Floor)

  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

The Library (1st Floor)

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

The Dollroom (3rd Floor)

  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Mr. Hancock (2nd Floor)

  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

About this area


Located in Dubuque, The Hancock House is in the entertainment district and in a regional park. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Eagle Point Park and Mines of Spain State Recreation Area, while National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium and Dubuque Arboretum and Botanical Gardens are popular area attractions. Diamond Jo Casino and Grand River Center are two other places to visit that come recommended. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including ski lifts, skiing, and hiking/biking trails.

What's nearby

  • Loras College - 6 min walk
  • Five Flags Center - 13 min walk
  • National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium - 18 min walk
  • Diamond Jo Casino - 20 min walk
  • Grand Harbor Resort and Waterpark - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Dubuque, IA (DBQ-Dubuque Regional) - 13 min drive


  • L May Eatery - 5 min walk
  • 1st & Main - 15 min walk
  • Jitterz Coffee & Cafe - 4 min walk
  • Mario's Italian Restaurant - 7 min walk
  • Adobos Mexican Grill - 8 min walk

About this property

The Hancock House

3.5-star bed & breakfast revitalized in 2019 and located near Diamond Jo Casino
The Hancock House is located close to National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium and Grand River Center, and provides a terrace and a fireplace in the lobby. Guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
Other perks include:
  • Free self parking
  • Express check-out, express check-in, and free newspapers
  • A vending machine, smoke-free premises, and tour/ticket assistance
Room features
All guestrooms at The Hancock House offer comforts such as air conditioning, as well as amenities like free WiFi.
Extra conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Tubs or showers and shampoo
  • Coffee/tea makers, heating, and housekeeping



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site


  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Guidebooks
  • Shared microwave
  • Shared refrigerator
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • Housekeeping on request
  • Tour and ticket assistance


  • In a regional park
  • Terrace


  • No elevator


  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Renovated entire property - March 2019
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Bedsheets provided
  • Blackout drapes


  • Bathtub or shower
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels


  • LED TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Restaurant dining guides


  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Electrical adapters
  • Heating (climate-controlled)
  • Iron/ironing board on request
  • Window screens

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