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Miss Spenser's of Longview Farms

3220 Wyoming Street , New Virginia, IA 50210 USA (Show map)
5.0
19 Reviews
$125 - $165
per night

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About

Take to the open road for an unforgettable experience. Bask in a140 acres of gently rolling hills where breathtaking views of Iowa’s stunning countryside await. Miss Spenser’s of Longview Farms melds tranquil country ambience with luxurious accommodations. Guests relax in elegantly appointed suites, richly decorated with fireplaces and private baths. Nature lovers can explore the great outdoors where songbirds of the meadow reside. For those seeking a more leisurely pursuit, indulge in our tastefully decorated guest suites -- cozy up with a great book, sip on cups of gourmet tea, or enjoy a movie in the comfort of your room with a DVD from our huge collection. If you want to venture out, stop in town and browse Indianola’s eclectic shops. Miss Spenser’s also boasts a lovely English Cottage Tearoom where delicious, farm fresh breakfasts are served on beautiful china every morning. Guests arriving between 3 and 5 p.m. receive a pot of gourmet tea and tea treats in their room...we believe it’s the perfect way to begin your relaxing get-away. There are places you visit…and then there are places you truly never want to leave…Miss Spenser’s of Longview Farms… “A Farm with a View” We are located just minutes from Des Moines, Iowa – 2.5 hours from Cedar Rapids, Iowa and Kansas City, Missouri -- 2 hours from Omaha, Nebraska and 5 hours from Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Rooms & Rates

Garden View Suite

This delightful room is decorated in a garden theme with refreshing shades of green. It features a comfy, king-size, wrought iron antique reproduction bed made up with luxurious linens, comforters, fluffy pillows, and an old-fashioned quilt; en suite bath with shower. This room boasts a comfortable sitting area in front of the fireplace and a table for 2. Tea/coffee are available for the making any time of day. This sunny room enjoys views of the countryside and overlooks the English-Cottage Garden.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

A Room with a View

A romantic suite richly decorated in warm hues and mahogany furnishings. This English/Country suite houses three distinct rooms with over 700 sq. ft of private relaxation! The sunny bedroom features dormered ceilings with a King Size bed made up in luxurious sheets, comforters and fluffy pillows; en suite bath which includes a traditional tub/shower. Library/sitting area boasts a comfy couch, t.v. and fireplace. The sunroom includes a coffee/tea bar, mini refrigerator/microwave, table/chairs, couch in the window which showcases a breathtaking view from the farm, hence its name "Longview Farms"

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

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Reviews

Overall
5.0

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  • Guest room5
  • Services5
  • Value4.9
  • Cleanliness5
  • Dining4.9

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A great get-away

5 on June 12, 2014

My wife and I (yes, I am a guy who enjoys staying at B&B's) spent a very relaxing evening at Miss Spencer's of Longview Farms. Everything exceeded our expectations, from the welcoming delicious treats to the sumptuous breakfast. The joy of walking around the farm, enjoying the well-tended gardens and watching the farm animals was very refreshing. We enjoyed the absence of of our daily distractions and were able to read, think and just relax. Donna is a great hostess and we plan to return for another visit!


Weekend away

5 on November 24, 2013

My Husband and I had the privledge to stay at Miss Spenser's of Longview Farms. It was a very cold weekend but so nice and warm on the inside.The rooms are just beautiful.It was a great treat. If you are looking for a very special get away. Check it out you will not be disappointed.


Friendly

4.6 on August 13, 2013

The host and hostesses were awesome. She gave me the name of her beautiful peony bushes and the product she used to finish her wood floors with. Enjoyed chatting with them also about breeding black Herefords.


Great Beginnings

5 on July 25, 2013

My husband and I started our 20th anniversary trip at Miss Spenser's. The setting is casual elegance and the service is outstanding! Donna and her daughter Spenser are wonderful hostesses. They accommodated our special dietary needs without blinking an eye. We wish that we lived closer so that we could visit more often. You definitely want to include a stop at Miss Spenser's of Longview Farm on your next trip.


City Kids Get Away

5 on July 23, 2013

My boyfriend and I are always glued to our electronics and decided to checkout for a weekend. What a wonderful experience we had at Miss Spenser's; I didn't want to leave! Donna and Spenser were lovely hostesses, and the breakfast was absolutely delightful every morning. This is a must stop on your trip. You won't find better.


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Location

Location Type

Indianola, IA Area, 30 Minutes S. of Des Moines, IA, 2.5 hours N. Kansas City, MO, 2 hours from Omaha, NE, 6 hours Chicago, IL, Countryside

Area Attractions

Amusement Park, Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Casino, Concert venue, Historical interests, Lake, Movie Theater, National/State parks, Nature area, Miss Spenser's Special-Teas Tearoom, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Vineyard, Winery, Zoo

Inn Details

Establishment type

Bed and Breakfast, Cottage

On-site amenities

Videos , King Size Bed with luxurious linens, Beds Triple Sheeted, Private Bath, Teatime Treats Served upon Afternoon Arrival 3-5pm

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, CD player, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, DVD Player, Fireplace, Fridge, Microwave, Private entrance, Radio, TV

On-site activities

Bird watching, Golfing, Des Moines Civic Center, Miss Spenser's Tearoom, Sightseeing - Covered Bridges Madison County, Historic Sights, Shopping, Sight-seeing

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Policies

  • Check In:: 3 p.m.
  • Check Out:: 11 a.m.
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: No
  • Drinking Allowed: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No

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Innkeepers

Name(s)

Don & Donna Hardin; daughter, Miss Spenser

Languages spoken

English

About the innkeepers

Don & Donna Hardin have been married for 30 yrs and blessed with 4 children. This endeavor would not run efficiently without the help of their children! Their daughter, Miss Spenser helps with managing and operating the Tearoom. Their sons can be found doing projects/chores around the farm.

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Meals

Breakfast

Full

  • Serving Location: The Tearoom

Details

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3220 Wyoming Street , New Virginia, IA 50210 USA (Show map)

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