-Lovely secluded home in the woods, surrounded by pines
-Private bedroom, 4-poster bed, queen size, softer mattress
-Energy efficient home experience (berm home, passive solar, geothermal)
-Shared full bath with natural & organic soaps/shampoos, etc.
-Location of room involves regular interaction with hosts
-Living room with fireplace; sunroom with acreage view, sitting with a good book, playing games or relaxing on multi-layered deck
-Soft robes for lounging
-Meals, not included - select meals available at cost, enjoy variety of foods (natural & organic)
Home is quickly accessed off of HW 75, however feels very secluded given extensive pines and oaks. Contemporary home with southern exposure with lots of natural light. Warm geothermal heat, plus fireplace. Snuggle in the sunroom with a good book, take a walk in woods or play Chess.
Quick drive to Blair, NE (~5minutes, with Starbucks & restaurants); Omaha & (~20 - 30 minutes); I-29, Iowa about 15 minutes, and I-80 East access Guest AccessAccess to:
Guest room is located in upper living area with shared full bath down hall. Lower living room with TV (Netflix, Apple TV) shared area with hosts; upper level sunroom with refrigerator for guest items - close to kitchen; access to kitchen and multiple outdoor spaces.
Guest have access to the majority of the homes space, except attached apartment and office. Interaction with GuestsInteraction with hosts occurs naturally with location of guest room in upper living area, though separated from other bedroom areas. Private areas available off of upper level (sunroom, library). Open concept home with 2-story cathedral ceiling, whereby interaction with hosts inherent, so be sure this is good fit for you - though plenty of private space to snuggle up in chair with good book or Kindle.
Guest(s) can limit interaction as desired given a variety of private areas in the home to retreat to in addition to guest room. The NeighborhoodThe home is surrounded by pines and oaks. It is common to see a variety of wildlife: owls, raccoons, deer, turkeys and others.
I love the way the space makes me feel... it lifts my spirits and is a retreat in a fast paced world. Getting AroundPrivate vehicle required for access. Location is on well maintained country roads and small area of private roads.
~30 minutes from Omaha airport, Eppley Airfield, which is close to the Omaha Old Market area with a variety of restaurants & shops. Other Things to NoteThe home has a variety of artwork the hosts have collected over time that reflect their love for the environment and diversity.
The fee for the stay is for an environmentally friendly home experience (berm, geothermal, passive solar, etc.)
Disclaimer Reminder: Health, Innovation & Research, LLC and the Hogenmiller’s are not responsible for ANY ill effect encountered because of your trip/stay – such as car damage due to road, your falling and injuring yourself while on a hike, or other negative effect from coming to the retreat for a stay. Good judgment is advised in all actions while at the retreat so you have a great time and a safe time!