Iowa Getaway Spots

Learn more about these Iowa destinations.

Honey Creek Resort State Park - South-central Iowa -- Imagine the delights of an indoor water park inside the lodge with a full-service restaurant, all the amenities of Iowa's second-largest lake with watercraft and bike rental to enjoy Rathbun Lake and the trails, plus an 18-hole championship links style golf course, 28 resort rental cottages, picnic facilities and educational programs by on-site naturalist staff. Honey Creek Resort offers all the amenities you desire in a vacation destination, nestled in a beautiful natural setting on 16,000 acres of federal and state park land.

Honey Creek Resort State Park

Café Dodici and Dodici Night Suite - Washington, Iowa -- Welcome to Café Dodici, a restaurant with a mission to represent the essence of its own definition: "to restore." The intended goal is to offer more than simply a place to eat; Café Dodici wants to give the gift of good, wholesome food, served with the purpose of replenishing energy in an enjoyable and refined dining environment. Dodici's Night Suite is located right above Dodici's Coffee Shop, decorated in the style of Café Dodici and with all the amenities and comforts of "home."

Café Dodici and Dodici Night Suite

Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Historic Park Inn Hotel - Mason City, Iowa -- As the last remaining hotel that was designed and built by architect Frank Lloyd Wright, the Historic Park Inn Hotel is an internationally renowned hotel and architectural wonder. This boutique hotel offers 27 memorable hotel rooms and suites of which no two are alike, a five-star restaurant called the 1910 Grille, billards room, exercise room and modern amenities such as free WI-FI. Named in the National Registry of Historic Places and recently outfitted with a 20 million-dollar renovation, the hotel is conveniently located near all that Mason City has to offer.

Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Historic Park Inn Hotel

King's Pointe Waterpark Resort - Storm Lake, Iowa -- King's Pointe Waterpark Resort offers well-appointed hotel accommodations and home-like cottages, plus an indoor and outdoor waterpark, exceptional dining, and outdoor adventures including jet ski, canoe, kayak, aqua bike, paddle board, pontoon or bike rentals navigating in and around Storm Lake. The resort is perfect for families and couples in town for a relaxing getaway.

King's Pointe Waterpark Resort

Harrah's Council Bluffs Casino and Hotel - Council Bluffs, Iowa -- Harrah's has what you're looking for. They offer luxurious accommodations with their exquisite suites and deluxe rooms, a convenient fitness facility and Internet access in every room! There's always something exciting at Harrah's Council Bluffs! Spend the night dining in one of the spectacular restaurants or enjoy a show at Stir Concert Cove, an outdoor amphitheater with some of music's biggest names. With world-class amenities and electrifying entertainment, Harrah's Council Bluffs is the place to stay and play!

Harrah's Council Bluffs Casino and Hotel

For more fun in Iowa:

Iowa Tourism Office

Learn where to stay, eat and explore in Iowa. See the best attractions and events and get inspired!


Iowa Department of Natural Resources  

Learn about hunting, fishing and recreation destination in Iowa.


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