Mason House Inn in Bentonsport For Sale

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Mason House Inn - Bentonsport, IA is For Sale

This charming 176 year old Mason House Inn Bed & Breakfast is located in historic Bentonsport, Iowa. The spectacular antique hotel was built in 1846 by Mormon craftsmen coming from Nauvoo, IL, as a hotel for the steamboat travelers.

This historic hotel has functioned in a variety of ways over time; from a station on the Underground Railroad to a hospital at three different times to its current use as a year round bed and breakfast. It boasts a 40 foot long dining room.

There are 9 guest rooms adorned with stunning original furniture along with gorgeous antiques throughout the entire establishment. The fully functional kitchen has a food service rating.

This unique property is nestled on the banks of the beautiful Des Moines River in the Villages of Van Buren County, Iowa.
There’s a cookie jar in every room!
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– 10 bedrooms, 10 bathrooms
– Bentonsport, IA 52565
– 6000 Sq. Ft. house built in 1846
– Van Buren School District
– Resides in the Historic District neighborhood
– Taxes: $4014
– Bed & Breakfast for sale in SE Iowa

Listing Information

Innkeeper: Joy Hanson

Address: 21982 Hawk Dr.

PO Box:



Postal Code: 52565

Country: USA

Toll Free:

Phone: 319-592-3133

Cell: 641-680-1459


E-mail: Send Message

Property Information

Sale Price:450,000$

Square Ft: 6000

Lot Size in Acres: 1

Parking Spots: Street parking

Year Built: 1846

Last Renovation: 1993

Years as Inn: 62

Guest Rooms: 9

Guest Bathrooms: 9

Owners Quarters: Yes

Restaurant: No, but could be one

Pool: No

Furniture Included?: Yes

Sale or Lease?: For Sale

Avg. Annual Income:

MLS # : 20169548