The Hancock House

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Blackout drapes, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Blackout drapes, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
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Blackout drapes, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of The Hancock House

The Hancock House

3.5 star property

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
Map
1105 Grove Terrace, Dubuque, IA, 52001

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationLoras College10 min walk
  • Popular LocationFive Flags Center13 min walk
  • Popular LocationFourth Street Elevator17 min walk
  • AirportDubuque, IA (DBQ-Dubuque Regional)13 min drive

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About this area

Dubuque

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. Matter Creative Center and Dubuque Welcome Center are also worth visiting. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including downhill skiing, hiking/biking trails, and ski runs.

What's nearby

  • Loras College - 10 min walk
  • Five Flags Center - 13 min walk
  • Dubuque Welcome Center - 15 min walk
  • Fourth Street Elevator - 17 min walk
  • National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium - 18 min walk

Getting around

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

Restaurants

  • Jitterz Coffee & Cafe - 5 min walk
  • L.May Eatery - 5 min walk
  • Mario's - 6 min walk
  • Charlotte's Coffee House - 8 min walk
  • Adobos Mexican Grill - 9 min walk

About this property

The Hancock House

3.5-star Victorian bed & breakfast near National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium
Along with a microwave in a common area, this smoke-free bed & breakfast has a refrigerator in a common area and express check-in. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include express check-out, free newspapers, and tour/ticket assistance. Housekeeping is available on request.
The Hancock House offers 9 accommodations with blackout drapes/curtains. LED televisions are featured in guestrooms.

Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Irons/ironing boards and hair dryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on request.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Languages spoken

English

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

Internet

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

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • No elevators
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Outdoors

  • Terrace

More

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

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating (climate-controlled)

Bathroom

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

Entertainment

  • LED TV

More

  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Local maps
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Window screens

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and smart lock details; your host will greet you
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from October 25 2021 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)

Access methods

Host will greet you, smart lock

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children 9 and younger are not allowed at this property; All guests older than 9 are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

We should mention

Children 9 years old and younger are not permitted at this property
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

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Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.3

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 27 out of 43 reviews
5 - Excellent 63%
Rating 4 - Good. 9 out of 43 reviews
4 - Good 21%
Rating 3 - Okay. 4 out of 43 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 43 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 43 reviews
1 - Terrible 5%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

3.9/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.7/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
So beautiful - the house and the view! We did leave for dinner and a little drive around the city but then spent three hours on the front porch just reading and relaxing and enjoying the view!
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Weekend getaway
This place is amazing
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Just a wonderful house, beautiful view, and the owner Simon was fantastic. Truly a gem.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great property, great area, great city.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This was the perfect location with amazing views. We could walk to restaurants. I would stay here again for sure
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

2/5 Poor

Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Unique property beautifully restored.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

4/5 Good

Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2021

3/5 Okay

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Disliked: Staff & service, amenities
We were disrespected because we accidently booked through a third paryt.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021