Our Rooms

Our Rooms & Accommodations

The Inn of the Six Toed Cat offers a diverse selection of relaxing rooms. The aesthetically pleasing rooms in our inn all have their own unique characteristics and will provide guests with a wonderful night’s sleep. Whether you need lodging for the entire family, or simply want an intimate room to spend the night with your spouse, the Six Toed Cat will have the perfect space for your needs. As the preeminent Allerton, Iowa bed & breakfast, we go above and beyond to provide our guests with accommodations that will surpass their expectations.

Additionally, each of our rooms is decorated with gorgeous artwork and adornments that embody the spirit of Iowa and the Midwest. Each bed is made with the finest linens. We treat all of our guests as if they were members of our own family. Our attention to detail is one of the many reasons that our customers tell us we are the premier B&B in Southern Iowa. If you would like to reserve one of our delightful rooms, please contact us today.

Settlers Suite

Bed and Breakfast near Chariton IowaQueen size brass bed with a private ¾ bath. Relax in the upholstered chair or play cards at the table in the sitting room. Artwork and literature decorating this room celebrate the early history of South Central Iowa.
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Anniversary Room

Amish Country Inn near Chariton IowaAntique 2-piece bedroom set (full-sized beds) with private full bathtub. This room, though not a suite, is big enough to have breakfast in your room and the large bathroom is said to include the first such indoor facilities in Allerton, originally installed back in 1909.
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Rosalie Room

Antique full-sized bed and dresser set with a private ¾ bath. Located at the rear of the building, this is a good room for guests who want to “escape” with a companion, even if it’s a good book. It is especially quiet, with relaxing colors and large windows offering plenty of sunlight.
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Thomas Beckett Room

Antique matching twin beds, can be converted to a king bed if you so desire. Shares a ¾ bath directly across the hall. This room honors the inn’s original six-toed cat, Thomas Beckett. Various cat-themed works of art and literature adorn this room and one may even sense a comforting presence on certain occasions – perhaps old Thomas himself – checking on the inhabitants of “his” room.
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Olympian Room

Antique king bed, can be converted to twin beds if you so desire. Shares a ¾ bath in the hallway right next door. This room honors many of Iowa’s hometown athletic heroes, from local Olympic track star Bud Saling to Heisman Trophy winner Nile Kinnick, to baseball Hall of Famer Bob Feller, among others. Various photos, books, and other sports memorabilia adorn this room.
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Notrella Room

Antique white full-sized iron bed, shares a ¾ bath just down the hall. This room – “Allerton” spelled backwards – honors the heritage of this small Wayne County community. Old photos, maps, and memorabilia reflect the lives of those who helped settle and build this area.
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Antique full bed, shares a ¾ bath just down the hall. This room honors the Chautauqua movement of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Allerton was one of the first Midwest sites where such speakers as William Jennings Bryan, Helen Keller, Edgar Bergen, and his companion Charlie McCarthy entertained huge crowds. Photos, literature, and memorabilia related to Iowa Chautauquas adorn the room.
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Presidential Suite

Antique king bed with a private ¾ bath. Sitting room accommodates up to two additional guests. This room honors the memory of the “Great Commoner” William Jennings Bryan; perennial (unsuccessful) presidential candidate and probably the greatest orator of his time. He made many visits to area Chautauquas and legend has it that he stayed at the Inn. Period artwork and literature adorn this room. Mr. Bryan would feel right at home – some say that he does!
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