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If you’re looking for an amazing escape from daily life, you might consider spending a little quality time with AJ, Ollie, and Dash.

These friendly llamas – and their alpaca friend Simon – welcome travelers to an Iowa bed and breakfast that offers much more than a comfortable bed and clean linens. It provides guests the chance to experience a bit of life on a real llama farm.

The Prairie Patch Farm is a 50-acre nature preserve and wildlife refuge located between Cedar Rapids and Iowa City. It’s the perfect place to unwind, do a little hiking, and visit with these amazing creatures. Here’s what you need to know.

The farm has two creeks, a frog pond, and a lot of birds and wildlife, so this place is perfect for nature lovers. Have you stayed at the Prairie Patch Farm? We would love to hear about your experience. Looking for more great places to stay in Iowa? Check out these 10 charming bed and breakfasts.

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