The Maid of Iowa Room:

A Tribute to Riverboat Romance

Room #4 Second Floor

Starting at $125/night
Sleeps 3 Private Bath


Welcome to Room 4, The Maid of Iowa Room, at the Mason House Inn. This room is a homage to the bygone era of riverboat travel on the Des Moines River, where passengers would disembark in Benton's Port for a night of rest and relaxation at this historic inn.

Riverboat Nostalgia:

The room is named after the riverboat "Maid of Iowa," which was a frequent sight on the Des Moines River. Its romantic history and significance to the region are celebrated throughout the room. Adorning the walls are captivating pictures of various riverboats, allowing you to immerse yourself in the rich history of river travel during the era.

Elegant Furnishings:

The room is elegantly furnished, with a highlight being the dresser crafted with pink marble, adding a touch of luxury and sophistication to your stay. The bed in this room is an Extra-long Double, a beautiful 4 Poster bed, offering both comfort and a sense of historical charm. Additionally, there's a twin-size bed, perfect for a child or a small adult, ensuring versatile accommodations for your party.

Private Bathroom with a Unique Feature:

While the bathroom adjoining this room is just three steps away in the hallway, a folding screen can be pulled to provide privacy when needed. Rest assured that this private bathroom with a shower is exclusively for your use and is not shared with any other room, ensuring your comfort and convenience.


The Maid of Iowa Room is designed to accommodate a maximum of three people, making it an excellent choice for couples or small families seeking a unique and historically rich experience. We invite you to step back in time and relish the charm of riverboat romance in The Maid of Iowa Room. If you have any questions or special requests during your stay, please don't hesitate to let us know, and we'll be delighted to assist you.

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4 Poster Bed

Free Parking

Our stay was amazing. Just perfect. Already planning our next trip back!
Amy Johnson


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