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Best Western Holiday Lodge

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Experience the great outdoors, history, shopping and more while staying at this Clear Lake, Iowa hotel near Clear Lake, the Surf Ballroom and Main Street. Conveniently located at the intersection of I-35 and Highway 18 (Exit 194), guests at the Best Western Holiday Lodge have easy access to the areas most popular attractions. Outdoor lovers are just one mile from sparkling Clear Lake, offering fishing, boating, jet skiing and tours aboard the two-tiered Lady of the Lake cruise ship. The surrounding area also offers ample opportunities for hiking, biking and golf. This Clear Lake hotel is within walking distance of downtown Main Streets dining, shopping, antiquing and more. Take in a concert at the legendary Surf Ballroom, the site of Buddy Hollys final performance, also just a few miles from the site of the musicians fatal plane crash. Midway between Des Moines, IA and Minneapolis, MN, the Best Western Holiday Lodge is an ideal choice for business travelers who appreciate the hotels close proximity to businesses such as Stellar, Titan Pro, CL Telephone, wind farms and the Winnebago factory in Forest City, IA. This Clear Lake hotel is also a popular event space in Clear Lake, offering nearly 6,000 square feet of flexible meeting and banquet rooms perfect for weddings and conventions. Located just a mile from the Mason City Municipal Airport, the hotel offers a complimentary courtesy shuttle. Among a few full-service hotels in Clear Lake, the Best Western Holiday Lodge strives to make our guests feel at home with participating in green projects such as the Global Soap Project. Our guests are invited to enjoy our exercise room, heated indoor pool and hot tub, and onsite restaurant, Bennigans Grill and Tavern.

Contact our friendly staff today to book your next stay at the Best Western Holiday Lodge! Enjoy your stay.

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Location

2023 7th Avenue N
Clear Lake
Iowa
50428-2103
United States
To make a reservation please call 0800 393130 (Freephone). For all other enquiries please call 641/357-5253
AAA - 3 Diamond

Summary

Pets: No Pets accepted
Check-in & Check-out
15:00:00 | 11:00:00

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Address
2023 7th Avenue N
Clear Lake
Iowa
50428-2103
United States


What's nearby?

Recreation

  • 5.00 mile(s) from Mason City

  • 120 mile(s) from Des Moines

  • 130 mile(s) from Minneapolis, MN

  • 1.00 mile(s) from Serta Manufacturing

  • 1.00 mile(s) from Larson Manufacturing

  • 6.00 mile(s) from Alliant

  • 8.00 mile(s) from Woodharbor

  • 10.00 mile(s) from Kraft

  • 30.00 mile(s) from Winnebago Industries




Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506

Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 371 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 137
Rating: 4 123
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Rating: 2 37
Rating: 1 14
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Bugs.....Bugs.....Bugs....

24/01/2019 Kamilcha1,

If you like bugs, this is the palace for you.... Crickets, moths and spiders is what we found. Others have complained about bed bugs. Hotel said they inspected for bed bugs and found none but we sent ... more

Owner Response
Lori F, General Manager at Best Western Holiday Lodge, responded to this review
Dear Valued Guest, Thank you again for bringing this issue to our attention. As discussed in our previous conversations, our team has done everything possible—in cooperation with Ecolab—to investigate your claim. I am so sorry that we have not been able to resolve this. Please feel free to reach out to me directly at 641 357 5253 if you have additional information to share. Kind regards, Lori Faught General Manager
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Comfort like Home!

20/01/2019 DayTrip55148455364, Henrietta, Texas

Great stay, greeted by friendly staff and fast service. Loved the first name basis and the room were excellent. Try the cookies, just like being at home. I would tell anyone that this hotel was by ... more

Owner Response
Lori F, General Manager at Best Western Holiday Lodge, responded to this review
Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for the 5 star review! We appreciate all the feedback as we continue to strive to be the best we can be! We look forward to your next stay with us. Sincerely, Lori Faught General Manager
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Great Stay!!!

04/01/2019 Navigator67516432371,

Excellent hotel! Wonderful service! Best swimming pool temperature of any hotel I’ve been in. Wasn’t cold like most hotel pools. Rooms were very well decorated and clean. Plenty of outlets near t... more

Owner Response
Lori F, General Manager at Best Western Holiday Lodge, responded to this review
Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for the 5 star review! We appreciate all the feedback as we continue to do our very best! We look forward to your next stay with us! Sincerely, Lori Faught General Manager
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dog allowed to poop in lobby disgusted me

02/01/2019 Howard M, Eagle River, Wisconsin

As I was checking in, a dog comes trotting into the lobby and poops on the floor! Very disgusting! Dogs should be kept in kennels when inside the building if they are not trained. Food was good and... more

Owner Response
Lori F, General Manager at Best Western Holiday Lodge, responded to this review
Dear Howard, We are very sorry about the situation with the dog. We do have a pet policy in place that guest sign upon checkin. We have not had an issue with this in the past and we are sorry that you had to experience this. We appreciate your patronage and hope you will stay with us again. I can assure you that we will do everything we can to make your stay a comfortable and happy one. Sincerely, Lori Faught General Manager
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She's a Gem

29/10/2018 interstate35, Midwest USA

The Best Western has been welcoming visitors to Clear Lake, IA for a long time. In her youth, she was THE PLACE to stay...a luxury get-away. Age doesn't reduce quality. This hotel is very well mainta... more

Owner Response
Lori F, General Manager at Best Western Holiday Lodge, responded to this review
Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your 4 star review! We feel we have a GEM of a property as well! We have done so many updates and have a caring staff that truly care about our property. We look forward to your next stay with us. Sincerely, Lori Faught General Manager