This Old Iowa School Is Now A Hotel With More Class Than Any Classroom

You’ll want to be kept after class at the Hotel Grinnell, a boutique hotel that just happens to have taken over an old junior high school building. The upscale, eco-friendly hotel in Grinnell, Iowa playfully embraces its academic past while providing guests modern luxury and tasteful design.

We’ve done all your homework: read on to see why you’ll give Hotel Grinnell an A+.

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You’ll find many other other old-school details at the hotel, including registration forms printed on notebook paper and benches fashioned from old lockers. Every room has a chalk board. The overall experience is simply incredible – this is one class you won’t want to skip. Life is way too short to stay in a boring hotel, so here’s another Iowa hotel that’s like no other.

Address: 925 Park St, Grinnell, IA 50112, USA