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Lodging

Motel and Dorm 

Lodging accommodations are included

Sunstream Retreat Center features year-round accommodations in 40 guest rooms for up to 350 people in motel & dorm style lodging. In addition to the guest rooms, Sunstream also offers RV and tent sites. Your group can choose motel style accommodations or more economical dorm style accommodations based on what fits your needs and budget!  Sunstream also has a cabin available for leadership and their families. The cabin features a kitchen, family room, 1 bathroom, and 2 queen suites. Linens and limited cooking amenities are supplied.


Sunstream Motel 

Motel Style Rooms
Guest Rooms: 12
Capacity: 48

You will love The Motel’s furniture! Each of these 12 guest rooms feature a full size bed with one set of bunks, making it versatile for family events and comfortable enough for couples retreats. The accommodations offered in The Motel allow guests to kick back and relax during their stay at Sunstream Retreat Center. This distinctive building is a favorite for adult and family retreats because it offers the comforts of a classy motel in a beautiful setting. The rooms feature air-conditioning, linens, and private bathrooms.

This building is located near the Retreat Center, Gymnasium, and Aquatic Center.

Sunstream Motel

12 Guest Rooms 48 Capacity Motel Style Rooms


Conference Center

Dorm Style Rooms
Guest Rooms: 2
Capacity: 68

There are 17 sets of bunk beds in each of the 2 large air-conditioned dormitory rooms. Each room features its own bathroom and shower facilities. Each room also features a long counter-top vanity with a mirror and several outlets. The economy of the dorm style retreat package makes it a favorite for youth groups and women’s events; as one group commented, “It’s like a giant sleepover!”. Dorm retreat packages do not include linens, but linens can be added for an additional charge.

The Conference Center was recently constructed in 2010. This building is unique in its design, as it houses 2 dormitory rooms as well as a main meeting space. The Conference Center meeting space has a capacity of 80, and offers a kitchenette.

Conference Center

2 Guest Rooms 68 Capacity Dorm Style Rooms


Guest Cottages

Motel Style Rooms
Guest Rooms: 3
Capacity: 6

Sunstream has a hidden gem amongst its trees: guest cottages. These additions are the perfect accommodations for your guest speaker or group leaders. The cozy quarters come complete with a full kitchen, dining area, bathroom, living area and bedroom, which includes either a king or queen bed. Guests can also relax on the back patio with a nice cup of coffee while admiring the stunning views of the Des Moines River Valley.  There are 3 guest cottages available: The Homestead, The Depot, and The Cove.

Tiny Houses

Tiny Houses


Economy Dorms

Dorm Style Rooms
Guest Rooms: 24
Capacity: 240

Sunstream’s dorm facilities feature a total of 24 sleeping rooms. 12 rooms feature four sets of bunk beds, sleeping up to eight people per room. The other 12 rooms feature six sets of bunk beds, sleeping up to twelve people per room. A private lavatory, sink, and shower facilities are also located in each room.

Rooms are set up for dorm style living, but linens can be added to your group’s retreat package for an additional charge. All dorm rooms have heating and air-conditioning.

For groups with 300+ attendance! Cedar & Hickory meeting spaces already offer a full bathroom inside each, so for week-long camps these spaces can be converted into additional dormitory space.

Economy Dorms

24 Guest Rooms 240 Capacity Dorm Style Rooms


RV Parks

For those groups who wish to be more in-tune with nature, Sunstream features 30 full hook-up RV sites as well as 13 electrical sites for tent camping. There are nearby showers and restrooms that are available for use. Camp sites can only be reserved by retreat and conference groups.

Upon arriving, all campers should check in at the office to receive their assigned camp site. Pets must be kept on a leash at all times and are not permitted in any buildings, with the exception of animals assisting individuals with disabilities. Please note that Sunstream does enforce a no alcohol policy.

For more information or to add camping sites into your group's retreat package please contact the booking office at: 855-846-2772. 

RV Parks

31 RV sites (full hook-up) 13 Tent/Camper sites (electric only)