Hotel's Guests in Decorah Are near Attractions Galore
Unique and exciting attractions are within easy reach at the Country Inn, from the famous Eagle's Nest, where you can see the habitat of the iconic Bald Eagle, to the nearby Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum. For an exciting day out and about, visit Ice Cave Hill Park or the Winneshiek Wildberry Winery, which offers tastings and tours. The hotel's location is convenient to Decorah attractions like Trout Run Trail, for when you want to hike, bike or walk the gorgeous 11-mile paths. Visiting a student or faculty member at Luther College? Luther is less than two miles from the hotel.
Other attractions near the Country Inn Decorah include:
- 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 that 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 25 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. Now transformed into a museum, the hotel 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.