A Destination Unto Itself

Known as one of the Finest Historic Boutique Hotels in the World, the Hotel Pattee is a Destination upon itself.  The historic property boasts 40 individually decorated and themed guest rooms, a state of the art bowling center, a full service dining room and lounge, and its own dedicated library.  


Named for a Perry man who was a circus agent and owner, this room recalls the days when the lure of the Big Top and circus parades brought excitement to even the smallest towns. For years, many of the huge...





Bed 1.HEIC
Bed 1.HEIC


These one queen, two queen, or one king rooms all offer plenty of room for your overnight getaway. These rooms all include a shower/tub bathroom combination and beautiful wood wardrobes to stow your belongings.

Bill Bell Room


These one king and two queen rooms offer a desk, lounging chair and a large bathroom with a jetted tub and separate walk-in shower. These rooms are perfect for date nights and weekend getaways!  

Bed 2.HEIC


Traveling with the family?! No Problem! These rooms offer a king bed and an adjoining room with pocket doors to keep a close eye on the kids. The bathrooms include a combination jetted tub and shower.  

Bed 2.HEIC


Need an oasis? These rooms include a sitting area with a window bench, sofa and wood-burning fireplace. Doors block off the sleeping area which is complete with beautiful appointed wardrobes, a king bed and an exquisite bathroom with a jetted tub and separate walk-in shower.

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Hours of Operation:

BREAKFAST: 8 A.M. - 10:30 A.M. Monday - Saturday

LUNCH: 11 A.M. - 2 P.M. Monday - Saturday

DINNER: 5 P.M. - 8 P.M. Monday - Saturday

BRUNCH: 8 A.M. - 12 P.M. - Sunday

(Subject to change without notice.  Feel free to call us to make sure we are open when you are coming.  515-465-3511)

Come aboard The Pattee Café for a dining experience that will be a memorable occasion. Enjoy our menu with a variety of American Cuisine that will be sure to fancy your taste buds.

Within the Pattee Café are 3 distinct dining areas that'll take you back to the time when trains were king. The Arrow Room, named for a Milwaukee passenger train, is a recreation of an early 20th Century railroad dining car, complete with coffered ceiling, wood paneling, and murals showing the countryside near Perry by Bouton artist Dennis Adams. The Challenger and Hiawatha Rooms, also named for Milwaukee trains are designed in the Arts and Crafts style frequently found in depot restaurants and railroad hotel dining rooms. The Challenger Room is topped with murals of Perry's Railroad past by Iowa artist John Preston remind you of the panorama passengers viewed from the train that was Queen of the Rails.

Inter-Urban Lounge
Named for the electric train that shuttled travelers back and forth between Perry and Des Moines, throughout the early part of the 20th Century, this lounge is decorated in the style of the Midwest's best-known Arts and Crafts designer, Frank Lloyd Wright. Known as Prairie Style, Wright's designs dot the Midwest. Photos of the Inter-Urban, Perry's railroad history, and the people who made the town line the walls. Relax and enjoy a great drink menu daily in the Inter-Urban Lounge.


Named after George Soumas, Soumas Court is a beautiful outdoor gathering place perfect for celebrating with friends and family, enjoying live music, hosting events and weddings. Celebrate your special moments with natural greenery, beautiful brick, and art.



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We believe exceptional events demand one-­of-­a-kind location, exquisite cuisine and attentive service. You can rest assured that every detail will come together to create a flawless and memorable wedding.


Business Retreats

The Hotel Pattee is a great place to get your team away from the office and daily tasks to work on professional development, strategic planning or celebrate your successes. 



Celebrate you and your loved one's birthday or anniversary at the Hotel Pattee. Let our experience and knowledge bring simplicity to life's special moments. From fun in our two-lane bowling alley, a grill out in our courtyard or a formal dinner.

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La Poste

Celebrate your special moments in the grand and elegant environment of La Poste. Our spacious venue with wood and marble floors allows us to host up to 225 guests for sit down dinners with a fantastic dance floor and kitchen space for your perfect catering experience.