Choose Our Hotel near the University of Northern Iowa
The Country Inn & Suites, Cedar Falls is conveniently situated off Highway 58, just 1.5 miles from the University of Northern Iowa
(UNI), home of the Panthers and the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center. Explore the area on wheels by renting a bicycle and cruising along the paved Cedar Valley trail system. You won’t want to miss strolling historic, downtown Cedar Falls, where you can browse shops and galleries before enjoying a delicious dinner at a cafe. Outdoor Hiking Fun
- Cedar Valley Trails (outside of hotel)
Designed in a series of easy-to-navigate loops, the Cedar Valley Trails are a fun way to explore the area. Bike rentals are available at various spots near the trails.
Phone: +1 (319) 268-4266
- George Wyth State Park (3 miles)
Escape the metropolitan area without leaving the city at George Wyth State Park. You can picnic, hike, fish, bird-watch and more!
Phone: +1 (319) 232-5505
- The Falls Aquatic Center (315 feet)
In the summer, you can cool off in the wading pool, speed down waterslides, practice your technique in the lap pool or lounge in the lazy river at this water park.
Phone: +1 (319) 266-8468
- Hansen's Farm Fresh Dairy (10.4 miles)
You can take a walk-through tour of the cow barns or choose the hands-on tour to make butter and milk a cow. After the tour, stop by the creamery for a dish of homemade ice cream.
Phone: +1 (319) 988-9828
- Historic Downtown Cedar Falls (1 mile)
From shopping and dining to entertainment and museums, downtown Cedar Falls offers a wealth of fun activities.
Phone: +1 (319) 277-0213
Museums and Performing Arts
- The Hearst (0.4 miles)
This community art exhibition center includes regular shows as well as the Hearst Sculpture Garden, which boasts beautiful trees, shrubs and perennials plus an array of stunning sculptures.
Phone: +1 (319) 273-8641
- John Deere Waterloo Operations (10 miles)
See how iconic John Deere tractors are made at the Waterloo factory, and then pick up a memento in the gift shop. Reservations are recommended.
Phone: +1 (319) 292-7668
Directions to the Country Inn & Suites
Take Highway 58 to University Avenue (UNI exit). Go west one block to S Main Street and then drive one block to the hotel.