Golf, Tour and Sample Wines in Indianola
When you choose the Country Inn & Suites as your home base, you won't lack for things to do during your stay in Indianola. Our hotel in the commercial district puts you near retail shops, restaurants and entertainment venues, including the Des Moines Metro Opera, the Indianola Country Club and the National Balloon Museum. Take a scenic stroll through the Buxton Park Arboretum, attend sports events at Blake Fieldhouse or sample locally produced wines at Summerset Winery
. You can also travel less than 20 miles to Des Moines to admire the animals at Blank Park Zoo or play golf at Legacy Golf Course.
Explore these local attractions:
- Blake Fieldhouse (2.8 miles)
This multipurpose facility hosts sporting events, graduation ceremonies, job fairs and other events.
Phone: +1 (515) 961-9500
- Blank Park Zoo (13.6 miles)
Spend the day visiting the animals at this 25-acre zoo, home to lions, tigers, giraffes and many more critters.
Phone: +1 (515) 285-4722
- Buxton Park Arboretum (1.4 miles)
Take a self-guided tour through this picturesque attraction. Stroll through botanical gardens and butterfly gardens and past fountains and sculptures.
Phone: +1 (515) 961-9420
- Des Moines Metro Opera (1.7 miles)
In addition to an annual summer opera festival, this company also offers year-round events, including educational programs for visitors of all ages.
Phone: +1 (515) 961-6221
- Indianola Country Club (1.3 miles)
Get in a round of golf at this nearby 18-hole course, and then stop by the pro shop to stock up on golf gear or Traditions restaurant for a bite to eat.
Phone: +1 (515) 961-3303
- Knoxville Raceway (26.6 miles)
If you enjoy fast cars, be sure to check out sprint car racing at Knoxville Raceway. The raceway also hosts the annual Marion County Fair, held in July.
Phone: +1 (641) 842-5431
- Legacy Golf Course (15.2 miles)
Players of all skill sets will enjoy the putting greens and well-coiffed fairways at this nearby course. After a round, stop by the dining room for a sandwich and a cold beverage.
Phone: +1 (515) 287-7885
- National Balloon Classic (3.5 miles)
Featuring 150 hot-air balloons, the annual National Balloon Classic is a nine-day event held in July and August. The balloon field is located at the corner of 150th Avenue and State Highway 92.
Phone: +1 (515) 961-8415
- National Balloon Museum (1.9 miles)
Learn all there is to know about hot-air ballooning when you visit this museum, featuring exhibits, videos and a Children's Learning Center that includes a hot-air balloon basket for photo-taking.
Phone: +1 (515) 961-3714
- Prairie Meadows (23.4 miles)
Feeling lucky? Head to Prairie Meadows for thoroughbred and quarter horse racing, casino games and fine dining.
Phone: +1 (800) 325-9015
- Simpson College (1.9 miles)
Cheer on the Storm athletes at Cowles Fieldhouse or Buxton Stadium, or take a tour of this liberal arts institution.
Phone: +1 (515) 961-6251
- Summerset Winery (5.8 miles)
If you are an oenophile, head to Summerset Winery to sample wines produced with locally grown grapes. Tour the facility and be sure to take home your favorite vintage.
Phone: +1 (515) 961-3545
- Sunset Ridge Barn (10.6 Miles)
Nothing compares to an Iowa Barn Wedding. Creating dream weddings with breathtaking views, sunsets over a country pond and rustic decor.
Phone +1 (515) 306-2372
Nearby Points of Interest
- Banner Lakes at Summerset Park (5.6 miles)
- Cemen Tech Inc. (0.7 miles)
- Cyclone Automotive Training (2 miles)
- Deer Run Golf Course (4.3 miles)
- Herschel-Adams (1.2 miles)
- Missouri Valley JATC (0.7 miles)
- Summerset Trail (3 miles)
- Winfield Solutions (0.8 miles)
- Warren County Fairgrounds (3.5 miles)