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    Butler House on Grand

    4507 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312-2401
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    Room & Suite (6)
    • Excellent85%
    • Very good11%
    • Average0%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible0%
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    “b b” (30 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
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    Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

    Stayed one night en route I-80. The inn is a restored mansion, with lovely comfortable rooms. Parlor is beautiful, with moldings on the ceiling. Hosts are very helpful about recommending nearby local restaurants, suggesting only local businesses, not chains. Breakfast was excellent. Might have to...More

    Thank ChicagoBurnham
    Reviewed 8 June 2015 via mobile

    Thank you for your hospitality. The bed was very comfortable. I was able to catch up on my sleep. I work graveyard hours. The breakfast was perfect. It was a nice getaway. Thank you from Rita Bennett and Steve Nordstrom from Westminster Colorado

    Thank Rita B
    Reviewed 24 February 2015

    On a long winter drive across country my wife and I needed a romantic break from franchise motels and we found it at the butler house in Des Moines. From the moment owner and hostess Loren greeted us at the door, our stay was a...More

    1  Thank Ted O
    Reviewed 11 February 2015

    My first business visit to Des Moines and the downtown hotels were packed. Someone suggested the Butler House on the Grand and it was the best decision we could have made. I stayed in the Butler's Master Suite on the 2nd floor. It was so...More

    1  Thank Katie A
    Reviewed 10 February 2015 via mobile

    My parents in law live in southern Missouri and we live in central Minnesota, so Des Moines seemed like a good half way meeting place. We spent two nights at the Butler House on Grand and thoroughly enjoyed it. We made good time on the...More

    1  Thank InnKeeper301
    Response from ButlerHouse, Owner at Butler House on GrandResponded 11 March 2015

    Thank you for taking time to write comments about our B&B. The only we can get better is by honest, thoughtful comments. We do apologize for the wallpaper. It is coming down and we will just paint the ceiling. As far as the old fixtures,...More

    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Price range
    • US$105 - US$190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Iowa >
    • Des Moines
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    23 June 2016|
    Response from ButlerHouse | Property representative |
    Thank you for your inquiry. For the first weekend of the Iowa State Fair, we still have five guest rooms available, ranging from $135/night plus taxes, upward. In order to hold reservations we do need credit card info... More
    Room Tips
    "Greenwood was comfortable and roomy"
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    "Cook's Quarters is budget-friendly, but bathroom is quite small. Otherwise, was perfect for our needs."
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    "Tell Lauren or Clark your plans needs and they are wonderful at suggestions."
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