833 East St., Grinnell, IA 50112


Marsh House Bed & Breakfast is a meticulously restored 1892 Victorian home, located in Grinnell, Iowa. We offer 3 bedrooms of classical comfort, as well as parlors, reading, and living rooms accessible to all. The original Queen Anne architectural detail, including original stained glass, woodwork, fireplaces, hardware, and pocket doors, is complemented by fine period antiques. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Marsh House B&B received Arrington’s Award for Best Interior Design and Decor.

Our guests are treated to a wonderful home-style gourmet breakfast, presented with the traditional Victorian refinements such as fine china and silver. Amenites include central air, cable television, a video library, unlimited beverages, down bedding, and robes. WiFi is available throughout the house.

Located only 2 blocks from Grinnell College and downtown, Marsh House B&B is centrally located within walking distance of most desired Grinnell destinations.

We hope you will have the opportunity to stay with us soon, and we look forward to making your acquaintance.


Innkeeper: Linda Paulson
Phone: 641-236-0132
E-mail: lindap@iowatelecom.net
Website: www.marshhousebandb.com


Arrington’s 2003 List of Best B&Bs in America for Interior Design and Decor

  • Room Rates: $70.00-$95.00
  • Number of Rooms: 3
  • Private Bathrooms: Yes Shared Bathrooms: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: Credit Cards, Cash, Personal Checks, Travelers Checks, Money Orders.


  • Smoking is not allowed.
  • Pets cannot be accommodated.
  • Check with innkeeper about children.
  • Breakfast is included in rate.
  • Internet access available.
  • Open all year round.