Historic Iowa Bed and Breakfast Inns

1846

1 Mason House Inn & Caboose Cottage

— Bentonsport, IA 1846
Built in 1846 by Mormons from Nauvoo, the Inn was built as a hotel for the riverboat travelers on the Des Moines River. It is the oldest original steamboat hotel along the Des Moines that is still in... Read More

1853

2 Fern Hollow Cabin
— Decorah, IA 1853

1856

3 Die Heimat Country Inn
— Homestead, IA 1856

1858

4 Kingsley Inn
— Fort Madison, IA 1858

1867

5 One of A Kind Bed & Breakfast and Tea Room
— Centerville, IA 1867

1871

6 Old World Inn
— Spillville, IA 1871
National Register. Read More

1873

7 Thornton House Bed and Breakfast
— Lansing, IA 1873

1874

8 The Tremont
— Marshalltown, IA 1874

1877

9 Mississippi Manor
— Burlington, IA 1877

1882

10 Squiers Manor B&B

— Maquoketa, IA 1882
The area has 70 sites listed in the National Register. Read More
11 Belmont Hill Victorian B&B
— Cedar Rapids, IA 1882

1883

12 The Richards House

— Dubuque, IA 1883
Five historic districts are in Dubuque. Read More

1885

13 Adams Street Bed & Breakfast
— Carroll, IA 1885

1890

14 Fisher House Bed & Breakfast
— Clinton, IA 1890
15 Smiths' Bed and Breakfast
— Iowa City, IA 1890

1891

16 The Hancock House
— Dubuque, IA 1891
This house was built in 1891 by Charles Hancock, largest wholesale grocer in the midwest. It is 7200 square feet and has been restored and decorated with period antiques. Nestled in the bluff, the... Read More

1892

17 Elkader Bed & Breakfast
— Elkader, IA 1892
18 Marsh House
— Grinnell, IA 1892

1893

19 Mont Rest Inn

— Bellevue, IA 1893
20 Conner's Corner Bed & Breakfast
— Denison, IA 1893
21 Pryor House
— Shelby, IA 1893

1894

22 Redstone Inn
— Dubuque, IA 1894
On the National Register, this beautiful 1894 Queen Ann Victorian is the last remaining mansion built by wagon magnate, Augustine Cooper. Read More

1895

23 Carriage House B&B
— Grinnell, IA 1895
24 The Gables on Geneseo
— Storm Lake, IA 1895

1896

25 Blue Belle Inn B&B

— Saint Ansgar, IA 1896
26 White Lions Bed and Breakfast
— Winterset, IA 1896

1897

27 The Grand Anne
— Keokuk, IA 1897
Designed by the prominent Victorian architect George F. Barber for Clyde Royal Joy, The Grand Anne is a 22-room 1897 mansion that stands as one of the best preserved examples of the Queen Anne... Read More
28 McGregor Manor
— McGregor, IA 1897

1898

29 Chestnut Charm B&B
— Atlantic, IA 1898
Explore the bevy of historical day trips, including the historic bridges of Madison County. A Danish Windmill and museum, Pellett Memorial Gardens and plenty of antiquing are also within driving... Read More
30 Castle B&B
— Sabula, IA 1898

1899

31 Hotel Manning
— Keosauqua, IA 1899

1900

32 Victorian Lace Bed & Breakfast
— Marion, IA 1900
33 Dodici Night
— Washington, IA 1900
34 Wellington B&B
— Waterloo, IA 1900
35 Guest House Bed and Breakfast
— Grinnell, IA 1900

1907

36 The Hannah Marie Country Inn
— Spencer, IA 1907

1908

37 The Mandolin Inn

— Dubuque, IA 1908
The home was the private home of Nicholas Schrup, senator and financier (owned all banks and insurance companies in the city) at the turn of the 19th and early 20th centuries. The mansion was... Read More

1913

38 Hotel Pattee

— Perry, IA 1913
Our Hotel is over 100 years old and is located in the Historic District of Perry IA Read More
39 Brown Street Inn
— Iowa City, IA 1913

1914

40 Hammond House Bed and Breakfast
— Slater, IA 1914
41 Anderson Manor Bed and Breakfast
— Webster City, IA 1914

1915

42 Babi's B&B
— South Amana, IA 1915
43 Riverside Bed & Breakfast
— Independence, IA 1915

1918

44 The Brass Lantern
— Greenfield, IA 1918
The antique aircraft museum, the Warren Opera House and the original Mormon Trail are located nearby. Read More
45 2325 Grande Ave Homestay
— Cedar Rapids, IA 1918

1920

46 A Bella Vista Place Bed & Breakfast
— Iowa City, IA 1920

1923

47 Butler House on Grand
— Des Moines, IA 1923

1924

48 Iowa House
— Ames, IA 1924

1939

49 The Dairy Barn B&B
— Ionia, IA 1939