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Enjoy some extra time at Zuber’s and in the Amana Colonies this summer! Summer Special June, July, August Sunday night through Thursday night Stay two or three consecutive nights Receive $10.oo off each night Tell us you want the ‘Summer Special’ at booking

Zuber's Homestead Hotel

Zuber’s is for sale, so if you know of anyone who might like to move to the Amana Colonies and run this bed and breakfast or turn it into some other use, please have them get in touch with Bonnie at Zuber’s at (319) 622-3911 or contact Realtor Monica Hayes to learn more at (319) 519-4543 or … Read more

This is the post from last time. There are actually two of these in the building.  This is  the door handle on the two north doors which go outside. They are a fun and unique feature in the building , giving us a chance to enjoy using old style handles!           … Read more

In my last post I showed you this picture.  Do you know where it is in the hotel? This is the tile floor in our guest kitchen just off the Wagon Wheel Room.  The Zuber’s had that installed. Here is a new picture of something that can be found in the hotel.  Do you know … Read more

The February newsletter had this picture at the top – Do you know what is shown in the middle of the picture and where this is located in the hotel? The location is in the brick archway that you walk under going from the main desk to the rooms.  I have been told it is … Read more


Romance Weekend is February 9 and 10th!  We are offering a package for that weekend. Book two nights with us. Friday night is your choice – go to either Ronneburg or Ox Yoke for a quiet dinner.  Fireside Winery is offering a Murder Mystery dinner theatre.  “Death by Disco” is a 70s theme and guests … Read more

Winter scene of yellow baseball bat and baseball

We have now begun our Winter Hours, which means that we are open for guests on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights. We’ll close on Sunday at 11:00 and reopen on Thursday at 3:00. If you want to book during the week for 4 rooms or more, call 319-622-3911 and talk with Bonnie to work something out.

Upcoming Theatre performances in November / December

Check out these upcoming theatrical performances in the Amana Colonies area. Why not stay at Zuber’s and take in a show? It’s a great entertainment option for these cooler and darker days. November 19: Teddy Returns: A Theodore Roosevelt Thanksgiving Enjoy a Thanksgiving feast and then portrayals of Theodore Roosevelt at this dinner theatre event. … Read more

Ever dreamed about being an innkeeper? If you or anyone you know might be interested in becoming a part of the rich Zuber’s history and purchasing the property, please get in touch with Bonnie at Zuber’s or contact Realtor Monica Hayes to learn more at (319) 519-4543 or via email. Our Realtor also has a video showing … Read more

Amana Nature Trail map sign

Did you know that the Amana Colonies were settled on land originally belonging to the Mewskwaki indigenous peoples? Iowa’s only federally recognized Indian tribe, the Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa, is known as the Meskwaki Nation, or the “People of the Red Earth.” The interactions between the Amana Colonies residents and … Read more