Visit Luther College from Hotel's Prime Location in Decorah
Whether you are in town for one night or a whole month, the Country Inn hotel's central location in Decorah is the ideal spot from which to go out exploring the area's attractions. Tear yourself away from the heated indoor pool
for an afternoon so that you can visit the fascinating Bily Clocks Museum or trek around the gorgeous Ice Cave State Preserve. If you grew up reading Little House on the Prairie
, you can't miss a visit to the Laura Ingalls Wilder Historic Home & Museum, only 13 miles away. For visiting parents and faculty, Luther College is only 1.5 miles down the road. The hotel's location is convenient to Decorah attractions like Trout Run Trail, for when you want to hike, bike or walk the serene 11-mile paths. Reserve a wonderful stay online today and see all that Decorah has to offer. Spend some time at these nearby attractions:
- Porter House Museum (1.1 miles)
This museum preserves the lives of Adelbert Field Porter and Grace Young Porter and their impact upon Winneshiek County. Stroll through the gardens, and visit the exotic butterfly collection.
Phone: +1 (563) 382-8465
- Vesterheim Museum (1.1 miles)
Dedicated to preserving the history of the Norwegian immigrants who settled in the Decorah area, this museum celebrates Norwegian-American ways of life, folk art and customs.
Phone: +1 (563) 382-9681
- Luther College (1.5 miles)
Visit the campus of this local liberal arts college designed by Jens Jensen, a landscape architect famous for working with Frank Lloyd Wright.
Phone: +1 (800) 458-8437
- De Novo Barn (2.1 miles)
The De Novo barn is an atmospheric, Amish-built barn. With a gorgeous view of the Oneota Valley and the Upper Iowa River, the De Novo Barn hosts dazzling weddings and events year-round.
Phone: +1 (563) 419-8902
- Oneota Golf Course (4.4 miles)
Perfect your game on more than 6,472 yards of scenic course.
Phone: +1 (563) 382-4407
- Seed Savers Exchange (6.5 miles)
Through Heritage Farm, the largest non-governmental seedbank of its kind in the United States, the Seed Savers Exchange strives to preserve valuable heritage seeds to pass down through generations.
Phone: +1 (563) 382-5990
- Bily Clocks Museum (11 miles)
This unique museum displays the expert craftsmanship of Frank and Joseph Bily, who carved each of these intricate clocks. The clocks depict detailed scenes from history, art, religion and culture.
Phone: +1 (563) 562-3569
- Winneshiek Wildberry Winery (11 miles)
This winery produces 25 fabulous table and fruit wines, made almost entirely from fruit grown on site or locally. Sample the winery's artisan wines, and take a tour of the wine cellar and vineyard.
Phone: +1 (563) 735-5809
- Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum (13 miles)
This hotel-turned-museum was once a part of the lives of the Ingalls family and now showcases the works and history of the beloved author of Little House on the Prairie.
Phone: +1 (563) 735-5916
- Eagle's Nest
See the iconic Bald Eagle at this famous site.
- Ice Cave State Preserve
This beautiful park boasts one of the largest ice-containing caverns in the Midwest.