The 1907 Spaulding Home showcases a large staircase, 2 fireplaces, burl walnut and oak woodwork, leaded stained glass windows, and Quoizel light fixtures. Local and organic foods along with other sustainable practices are a priority. Mattresses in 5 of the 6 rooms and all pillows are made by Savvy Rest, rated the most sustainable mattress company. Our sheets are organic. Our towels from Native Organic are made of organic cotton grown and spun in the United States of America. The Spaulding Inn is within 2 blocks of Grinnell College and downtown. Narby bike trail, Ahrens Park, Krumm Nature Preserve, Country Club, Oakland Acres Golf Club, aquatic center with water slides and lazy river, and an 18 hole disc golf course.