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Butler House on Grand

Traveller (50)
Room & Suite (6)
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good11%
  • Average0%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
  • 9 Jun 2018
    “Beware -- AirBnB only now!”
  • 6 Oct 2016
    “Perfect Weekend Getaway in Des Moines”
4507 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312-2401 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
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Reviewed 10 February 2014

Generally we really enjoyed our time there. The owners were very friendly, helpful in giving directions and recommendations for attractions in the area. Parking was easy during our stay (it wasn’t a full house, not sure if it is more difficult when all of the...More

1  Thank kaja82
Reviewed 14 November 2013

My mom, sister and I went to Des Moines to visit family. My brother recommended this place and wow are we glad we have found it. Lauren and Clark, the owners/innkeepers, outdo themselves on a daily basis. Unlike other B & B's, where breakfast is...More

3  Thank Ruth L
Reviewed 13 November 2013 via mobile

This was the last stop in a line of B&B's on a cross country trip for us. Definitely stood out! To me a B&B should be judged on three things: a unique room, an exceptional breakfast and a relationship with the innkeeper. This one nailed...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2013

My partner and I drove to Des Moines from Little Rock to get married on my birthday, and we stayed at this B&B for two nights. A friend booked the room for us as a wedding gift. From the moment we arrived, we were beyond...More

Thank ljrhodes
Reviewed 1 September 2013

We absolutely love the Butler House in Des Moines, the stunning Tudor architecture, beautifully decorated rooms ( by Stick's), comfortable beds, wonderful filling breakfast. However, a big attraction is the conversations with Clark and Lauren-they are treasure trove of information, on Des and all of...More

1  Thank alumnus
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We are the oldest B&B in Des Moines. We have been featured in the New York Times, Des Moines Register and many other publications. We enjoy making your stay in Des Moines memorable. Please come and stay! ...More Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$105 - US$190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United States > Iowa > Des Moines
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$105 - US$190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United States > Iowa > Des Moines
Traveller (50)
Room & Suite (6)
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Rebecka S
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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"(See description above.)"
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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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