We want The Butler House on Grand to be YOUR charming bed-and-breakfast, in the heart of Des Moines. Please come to stay- 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.
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The Butler House on Grand offers a choice of seven guest rooms, each unique in décor. Each double occupancy suite features a private bathroom, desk, and television with cable, 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, and rest pampered in our ultra-luxurious 1,000-thread count sheets and Heavenly Robes®. Hotel safes, ironing boards, and irons are also provided in each guest suite.
The kitchen is fully-stocked with anything you need to prepare a meal, bake cookies, or pop a bag of popcorn. We provide all your breakfast favorites, and you can bring the rest. Plus, each guest floor features kitchenettes replete with complimentary soft drinks, bottled water, microwave popcorn, snacks, and sweets.
If you would like to book a room, we accept American Express, MasterCard, PayPal, and Visa.
Any persons wishing to cancel their reservations must do so no later than 48 hours in advance before their scheduled check-in date. If cancellation after the 48-hour period is unavoidable, there will be no charge in the event we are able to rent the room to another individual. If we are unable to rent the room to someone else, you will be charged, and we will provide a rain check for your next stay, on an alternative date.
Check-in time is at 3:00 p.m. Central Standard Time (CST). Check-out time is at 12:00 p.m. CST.
The Butler House on Grand is nestled in the middle of the crossroads of Interstates 80 and 35. The address of the house is 4507 Grand Avenue in Des Moines.
Directions to The Butler House on Grand from I-235
Assuming you know how to travel to Interstate-235 west or east, once you are on I-235, proceed to the 42nd Street exit. (When coming from the west, you will go through West Des Moines, a suburb; they have their own numbering so do not be worried if it appears the numbers are getting smaller.) Turn south onto 42nd Street, and then right on Grand Avenue. You will go up a little hill and then down a long hill. At the bottom of the hill you will see 44th Street on your right (slow down). Drive past 44th Street a few yards (stay on Grand), and take the next driveway on the right. Drive between the five story condos and our house. Park behind the house in the stalls marked in yellow, with “Butler House” painted on them. Enter the house through the back main door. You have arrived!
Directions to The Butler House on Grand from the Airport
Turn left (north) onto Fleur Drive. You will travel on Fleur for more than three miles. As you go over a bridge, watch for a sign that says “Grand Avenue” and continue left to remain on Grand. You will travel about eight blocks, until arriving at the intersection of Grand Avenue and 42nd Street. When you cross 42nd Street, get in the right-hand lane. You will go up a little hill and then down a long hill. At the bottom of the hill, you will see 44th Street on your right (slow down). Go past 44th Street a few yards and take the next driveway on the right. Drive between the five story condos and our house. Park behind the house in the stalls marked in yellow, with “Butler House” painted on them. Enter the house through the back main door. You have arrived!
Once you have arrived in Des Moines, we are just a hop, skip, and a jump from anywhere in the metro area!
The Butler House on Grand is a smoke-free environment; no smoking is allowed on the premises, nor in the property. A $250.00 non-refundable charge will be assessed to your room if this policy is compromised in any manner. Lost, stolen, or broken items will be the financial responsibility of the guest. All guests are expected to abide by the law as well as accept our rules and policies.
We look forward to being your hosts during your stay at The Butler House on Grand. Please let us know if we can be of assistance to you, in any regard.
Sheryl & Jeremiah Moore
The Butler House on Grand
4507 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50312