Enjoy free cookies and coffee, a heated indoor pool and a hot tub at the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Decorah, IA near Luther College, the Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum and the Ice Cave State Preserve. Located near US Highway 52 and Iowa Highway 9, our award-winning hotel places you near Trout Run Trail, Seed Savers Exchange heirloom plants farm and Vesterheim National Norwegian-American Museum, all just minutes away. Start your mornings with the hotel’s free hot breakfast, unwind in the middle of your day with a novel from the Read It & Return Lending LibrarySM and end your nights inside our rooms with free Internet access and 42-inch TVs.
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Hotel Amenities & Services
For a great way to sooth travel-weary legs, head to the whirlpool tub for a relaxing soak, or take a walk along the paved path near the hotel. A business center enables you to stay on task if work is necessary, and free Internet keeps you connected to friends and family while you’re away. Hotel amenities and services include:
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Our Rooms & Suites
Bring along your favorite snacks and drinks since every room and suite includes a microwave and a refrigerator. Free Internet access, a 42-inch TV and a free weekday newspaper provide entertainment, while an in-room coffeemaker enables you to enjoy a cup of joe anytime you crave a caffeine boost. Amenities and services include:
Our Family Suites are perfect when you are traveling with children. In addition to all standard amenities, these spacious rooms also feature:
Where to Eat While You’re Here
Let us cover the first meal of the day for you with our complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast. Enjoy eggs, waffles, fruit, pastries and more at the free breakfast. After saving money with breakfast, you can enjoy an adventurous lunch or dinner at one of several nearby restaurants, such as the Stone Hearth Inn and Family Table.
Things to Do in Decorah
Explore area museums within five minutes of the hotel, including Vesterheim National Norwegian-American Museum, featuring exhibits on local history. If golf is your game, travel about four miles to Oneota Golf & Country Club to play this course’s 18 holes. Luther College is also within reach so you can tour the campus or easily visit your student. Discover these other attractions:
Ice Cave State Preserve – Pack a picnic lunch, a flashlight and a camera to explore this attraction, located two miles from the hotel. Although the deeper tunnels are closed off, you can venture into the limestone caverns for about 70 feet.
Winneshiek Wildberry Winery – Enjoy wine sampling and the scenic views at this nine-acre, family-run vineyard. The outdoor patio is the perfect place to relax with a glass of your favorite vintage.
Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum – This hotel-turned-museum that once served as Laura Ingalls Wilder’s childhood home is just 13 miles away. Take a guided tour to learn more about this American author, best known for her Little House on the Prairie series of children’s novels that resulted in the long-running TV series loosely based on her novels.
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