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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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2023 7th Avenue N
Clear Lake
Iowa
50428-2103
United States
AAA - 3 Diamond

Summary

Pets: No Pets accepted
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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
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Reviews

  • TripAdvisor
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 265 traveller reviews
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Room and service only fair

18/02/2017 sklennert, Lake City, Minnesota

Clean and good beds. Only double which was a disappointment. There was no coffeepot or a microwave in the room. The wait service in the attached restaurant was good. Commented on the fact that some... more

Owner Response
Lori F, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Holiday Lodge, responded to this review
Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for filling out a review online. With our remodel we put coffeepot, microwave and fridge all inside of the cabinet in every guest room. Thank you for bringing to our attention regarding your experience in the restaurant I guarantee this will be addressed. Sincerely, Lori Faught General Manager
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2nd time staying while traveling through.

15/02/2017 5858falu, Stevens Point, Wisconsin

We stayed here last November while traveling to Denver and seaked it out again while going to a funeral in Iowa. We got a great rate both times and the continental breakfast is awesome. My daughter ha... more

Owner Response
Lori F, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Holiday Lodge, responded to this review
Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your loyalty in staying with us both times on your trips. We want to offer our condolences in the loss of a loved one. Glad your daughter was able to enjoy the gluten free selections on our breakfast. Sincerely, Lori Faught General Manager
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Stop on the way home

12/02/2017 creneet, Council Bluffs, Iowa

This was a unexpected stop and stayed 3 days because of the staff. Awesome place. Can't wait to go back. From the front desk to cleaning staff to restaurant it was a great stay. We are telling all our... more

Owner Response
Lori F, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Holiday Lodge, responded to this review
Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Our employees take pride in their work and it does show. Thanks for spreading the word! Sincerely, Lori Faught General Manager
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Nice rooms.

12/02/2017 Jonathan N, Ankeny, Iowa

The people at the check in desk were very friendly. Asked each day how my night went. The Room was not bad. Not huge, but not small. Bathroom was not bad the pressure for the shower was very weak for ... more

Owner Response
Lori F, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Holiday Lodge, responded to this review
Dear Jonathan, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I will try to figure out what room you were in so we can check the shower pressure. Our front desk staff is top notch and do an outstanding job so Thank You for mentioning them. Sincerely, Lori Faught General Manager
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Great people, great hotel!

09/02/2017 Buddys_favorite, Carpenter, Iowa

Awesome staff and the rooms were very nice. Excellent restaurant attached too. Pool and hot tub were great. Felt like being at home! Recent upgrades to decor were nice too. This is not a new hote... more

Owner Response
Lori F, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Holiday Lodge, responded to this review
Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for the nice review! Sounds like you were able to enjoy all of our amenities. Glad you like the upgrades! Sincerely, Lori Faught General Manager