In the Victorian Village of Vinton, Iowa
The Perfect Weekend
30 minutes from Cedar Rapids, Iowa
35 minutes from Waterloo, Iowa
45 minutes from The Amana Colonies
accommodations in this beautifully restored Queen Anne, Victorian mansion. The home was
built in 1892 by the local lumber baron, W.C. Ellis.
To highlight the unique
architecture, seven colors were chosen to detail this beautiful "Painted Lady".
Inside you will find seven fireplaces each with ornate wood & tiled mantles. Walk
through pocket doors into rooms with ten foot ceilings and parquet floors. Behold vibrant
fall colors through stained glass windows. Ascending the beautiful open staircase from the
oak paneled Great Hall, is only a sampling of the six species of woodwork through out the