Discover The Butler House on Grand

Connect to our History

The Butler House on Grand wants to be your charming B&B in the heart of Des Moines. Our 100-year old English Tudor home is perfect for your travels, whether you are looking to relax, romance, explore, have fun, or strategize. All our guests will experience the highest level of customer service, in a lovely environment, while basking in the most relaxing atmosphere imaginable. We are delighted that you are considering us for your lodging needs and look forward to your shadow gracing our doorstep!

About Us

Feel at Home

The Butler House on Grand offers a choice of seven guest rooms, each unique in décor. Each suite features a private bathroom, desk, and television with DVD-Blu-ray and streaming service options. Complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi is also provided for your convenience. Ask about The Heavenly Bed® from Westin, rest pampered in our ultra-luxurious 1,000-thread count sheets and Heavenly Robes®.

The kitchen is fully stocked with anything you need to prepare a meal, bake cookies, or even pop a bag of popcorn. We provide all your breakfast favorites, and you can bring the rest. Plus, each guest floor feature kitchenettes replete with complimentary soft drinks, bottled water, microwave popcorn, snacks, and sweets.


Easy to Find, and in the Center of Des Moines!

The Butler House on Grand is near downtown, at the center of Des Moines, in a beautiful historic neighborhood. The picturesque Greenwood Park & Rose Garden is directly across the street, offering walking trails, a bike path, Ashworth swimming pool, playground equipment, and a pond designed by world-renowned landscape artist, Mary Miss. The Des Moines Art Center is just outside our front door, and bars, restaurants, and shops are just around the corner on Ingersoll Avenue. Insurance companies are a stone’s throw away, and the interstate is nearby too- making us a convenient stay for business travelers and vacationers alike.

Visitor Info

Perfectly Suited for all Travelers

We are perfectly suited to meet your accommodation needs for wedding parties, family reunions, visits to the Iowa State Fair, or even shopping at the Des Moines Arts Festival. It does not matter if you are looking for a venue for your bachelorette party, a “guys getaway,” a big Thanksgiving family meal, or the perfect spot to host that spooky murder mystery dinner; The Butler House on Grand has you covered.


Bad Weather? No Problem!

Plus, if the weather is not cooperative, we can definitely keep you entertained in your “down time” with:

- Cable television;
- Streaming service options;
- Super duper high-speed Wi-Fi;
- A vast array of books in all genres;
- A host of board games;
- The top 100 DVD movies of all time;
- A basement game room with:
 - An unbelievable 3,500 arcade games;
 - Air hockey table;
 - Card game table;
 - Ping pong table, and more!

Butler Personal Concierge©

We have provided the Butler Personal Concierge© in every suite, offering suggestions on:
- Activities;
- Bars;
- Emergency Resources;
- Entertainment;
- Grocery Facilities;
- Medical Care;
- Restaurants;
- Shopping;
- Transportation;
- Workout Locations, and more!

Whether you are looking to unwind, catch a game, or eat some of the best food of your life, our Butler Personal Concierge© has you covered!

The Moore’s stand ready to assist you, in making your stay with us enjoyable. Please let us know how we can be of service to you!