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The Pryor House Bed & Breakfast

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The Pryor House
Bragg Suite Sitting Room
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Overview
3 bedrooms
5 bathrooms
12 guests
1 night minimum
Private Room
A Victorian Experience--built in 1893 and lovingly restored in 2010, The Pryor House has entered a new stage in history. Featuring three large suites, ensuites, a home-cooked breakfast each day, close to walking/hiking trail, Friday night jamboree, Danish windmill, local wineries. A fun, relaxing place to get away for a few days or just a quick stop on I-80 at exit 34. Features Victorian ambiance throughout, Wi-Fi, cable TV, homemade jellies, meals on the patio-weather permitting. ...A Victorian Experience--built in 1893 and lovingly restored in 2010, The Pryor House has entered a new stage in history. Featuring three large suites, ensuites, a home-cooked breakfast each day, close to walking/hiking trail, Friday night jamboree, Danish windmill, local wineries. A fun, relaxing place to get away for a few days or just a quick stop on I-80 at exit 34. Features Victorian ambiance throughout, Wi-Fi, cable TV, homemade jellies, meals on the patio-weather permitting. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: Ask
Kid Friendly: Ask
Bathrooms
5 Full baths
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

A wonderful bed and breakfast experience! This impeccably clean and restored home was a wonderful place to stay in the quaint and friendly town of Shelby, Iowa. From the moment you step inside you feel surrounded by warmth and charm. The breakfast that Pat prepared...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank bkmport
Reviewed 9 February 2016

We stayed there last nite. Its a beautifully restored Victorian home. Our room was great. Also the food and hospitality was wonderful. The owners are very nice genuine people, we really enjoyed talking to them. I would highly recommend this B&B I would give it...More

Date of stay: February 2016
Thank CandyC1419
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Pryor House is a lovely bed and breakfast. This was our second stay at this beautiful old house. It was a great location as we were touring some of the Loess Hills area and spending a day in Omaha (35 minutes by interstate). The room...More

Date of stay: September 2015
Thank Julie S
Management response:Responded 29 September 2015

Thanks for the lovely review, we loved having you as a repeat guest!

Reviewed 12 September 2015

As we are close to our 1st anniversary I am thinking about our wonderful honeymoon stay at Pryor House. It was beautiful, historic and friendly. We enjoyed every minute including our adventure on the local trail. i hope we will return one day. Maybe for...More

Date of stay: September 2014
Thank JudithLSM
Management response:Responded 29 September 2015

We'd love to have you come again for a future anniversary--it is such fun to host honeymooners!

Reviewed 11 August 2015

My mother actually used to live in the old "Teacheridge" when she was a young teacher new to town. My father knocked on her door one day for coffee, and the rest is history. Growing up in Shelby, I saw that the building had become...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank Rebecca A
Management response:Responded 13 September 2015

Loved having you--we too enjoyed visiting with you over breakfast and your connection to the house made it that much more interesting.

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Reviewed 10 July 2015

We just spent two days with Pat and Tom. I was greeting with a hug and immediately felt welcome. We stayed in "Nancy's Nook" which was very clean and comfortable. The Honeywell's have created a very relaxing atmosphere and serve a hot, delicious, and plentiful...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank kkby
Management response:Responded 11 July 2015

Thanks so much for your lovely review--we enjoyed having you in our home.

Reviewed 2 June 2015

We just stayed at Pryor House last weekend and absolutely loved it. The Honeywells were lovely innkeepers and the accommodations were top notch. Add to that wonderful breakfasts and you have the perfect experience. We will definitely stay there again when we are in the...More

Date of stay: May 2015
Thank Joni S
Management response:Responded 11 June 2015

Thanks Joni and Mike--we loved having you and catching up on things. Thanks for the lovely review. Pat

Reviewed 25 May 2015

The Pryor House is a wonderful place to stay in the quiet, rural town of Shelby, IA. The house is beautifully decorated and very clean. We stayed in the Bragg Suite which afforded us the luxury of a sitting room, en suite bath and large...More

Date of stay: May 2015
Thank Swright1947
Management response:Responded 26 May 2015

Thanks for the great review--we loved having you here and visiting w/ you.

Reviewed 4 May 2015

The Pryor House B&B was an easy 45 minute drive from the Berkshire Hathaway stockholders' meeting in Omaha, NE. The quiet town of Shelby is surrounded b gently rolling, emerald and black farmland hills. Pat Honeywell, hostess, provided a warm welcome and delicious hot breakfasts....More

Date of stay: May 2015
Thank Barbara T
Management response:Responded 14 May 2015

Barb, thanks so much for the lovely review. We look forward to hosting you in the future.

Reviewed 26 April 2015

First the owners are amazing. Very friendly and open to helping. I felt like family just walking in. The original wood work and classic style is relaxing. With optional country activities and small town atmosphere, this is a great get away. Highly recommended!

Date of stay: April 2015
Thank Renee P
Management response:Responded 14 May 2015

Thanks so much for the lovely review. Hope to see you again in the future. It's guests like you that make this business fun.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: Ask
Kid Friendly: Ask
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Alarm Clock
Grill
Blender
Books
Ceiling Fans
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fax
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Gym
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Hot Tub
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Parking
Patio
Porch
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Shared Garden
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Cooker
Telephone
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
VCR
Washer
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Restored Victorian Bed & Breakfast Home, three suites, ranging in price from $99/nite to $250/nite. Located one mile north of I-80 at Exit 34 in small Midwestern Iowa town. Close to Antique City USA (Walnut, Iowa), Danish Windmill, local wineries, excellent walking and biking path just blocks from inn. 30 minutes from Omaha metro area and Quest Center.
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    How many people can stay at The Pryor House Bed & Breakfast?
    The Pryor House Bed & Breakfast is able to accommodate up to 12 guests. See all property details.
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    The Pryor House Bed & Breakfast has 5 bathrooms available. See all property details.
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    The Pryor House Bed & Breakfast has 3 bedrooms available. See all property details.
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