Halfway between Des Moines and Minneapolis, the Country Inn & Suites® by Radisson, Mason City, IA is a great home base while visiting attractions like Clear Lake, The Music Man Square and Stockman House. We’re also the closest hotel to the North Iowa Events Center, making it easy to visit the North Iowa Fair, catch a hockey game or watch a roller derby bout.
Our hotel also offers a heated indoor pool and a free, hot breakfast—perfect before a day of shopping or boating. Want to relax in your pajamas? Take advantage of free high-speed Internet access and our Read It & Return Lending LibrarySM. Amenities and services include:
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Our Hotel Rooms
Perfect for families, our hotel’s guest rooms and suites provide a restful night’s sleep and plenty of space for your kids. Wake up with a fresh cup of coffee while you peruse the free weekday USA TODAY® newspaper. Standard room amenities include:
Traveling with a group? Opt for the One-bedroom Suite, which features a private bedroom and a spacious living room with a sleeper sofa.
Bars & Restaurants
Dig into a Belgian waffle at our hotel’s free, hot breakfast, featuring a variety of pastries, fresh fruit and other guest favorites. If you’re in a hurry, grab a muffin, an apple and a cup of coffee to take with you.
While exploring Mason City, walk to restaurants like Buffalo Wild Wings and Pasta Bella, or hop in your car for a short drive to local favorites like The Quarry. Watch the big game with a plate of cheese fries at Papa’s American Cafe, known for having a TV at every booth.
Things to Do in Mason City
Experience the charm of our small town at great attractions like the Mason City Family Aquatic Center and the Clear Lake Arts Center, both offering hours of family fun. These attractions are also nearby:
Charles H. MacNider Art Museum – Travel less than four miles to view a collection of American art at this museum. Among the exhibits is a group of Baird puppets from the late puppeteer Bil Baird and Bob White's Fused Glass collection.
The Music Man Square – Relive the magic of The Music Man, an award-winning musical written by Mason City native Meredith Willson. Tour his childhood home and the museum dedicated to Willson’s life and music. The 1912 River City Streetscape replicates the street from the 1962 film and provides a great place to stroll, enjoy ice cream and listen to big band music.
North Iowa Events Center – Cheer on the North Iowa Bulls hockey team or the River City Dames of Anarchy roller derby squad at the North Iowa Events Center. Less than a mile from the hotel, the center also hosts the annual North Iowa Fair. During fall and winter, strap on your skates for fun at the center’s public ice rink.
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Plan Your Next Meeting or Event
With space for up to 40 guests, the meeting space at the Country Inn & Suites is ideal for your next meeting or special occasion. Take advantage of free Internet, and be sure to ask about catering options to make your event stand out. You can also reserve a block of guest rooms at a special rate to make your event more convenient and affordable.
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