Overview

Best Western Holiday Lodge
Top Family Hotel

2023 7th Avenue North, Clear Lake, IA 50428, United States
+1 641 357 5253

$103+

Overall guest ratings

8.2/10 Excellent
Based on 252 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.9
  • 9.7
  • 9.3
  • 6.4

Good to know

  • Clean rooms
  • Friendly service

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    About

    Experience the great outdoors, history, shopping and more while staying at this Clear Lake, Iowa hotel near Clear Lake, the Surf Ballroom and Main Street. Conveniently located at the intersection of I-35 and Highway 18 (Exit 194), guests at the Best Western Holiday Lodge have easy access to the area’s most popular attractions. Outdoor lovers are just one mile from sparkling Clear Lake, offering fishing, boating, jet skiing and tours aboard the two-tiered Lady of the Lake cruise ship. The surrounding area also offers ample opportunities for hiking, biking and golf. This Clear Lake hotel is within walking distance of downtown Main Street’s dining, shopping, antiquing and more. Take in a concert at the legendary Surf Ballroom, the site of Buddy Holly’s final performance, also just a few miles from the site of the musician’s fatal plane crash. Midway between Des Moines, IA and Minneapolis, MN, the Best Western Holiday Lodge is an ideal choice for business travelers who appreciate the hotel’s close proximity to businesses such as Stellar®, Titan Pro, CL Telephone, wind farms and the Winnebago factory in Forest City, IA. This Clear Lake hotel is also a popular event space in Clear Lake, offering nearly 6,000 square feet of flexible meeting and banquet rooms perfect for weddings and conventions. Located just a mile from the Mason City Municipal Airport, the hotel offers a complimentary courtesy shuttle. Among a few full-service hotels in Clear Lake, the Best Western Holiday Lodge strives to make our guests feel at home with participating in green projects such as the Global Soap Project. Our guests are invited to enjoy our exercise room, heated indoor pool and hot tub, and onsite restaurant, Bennigan’s® Grill and Tavern. Contact our friendly staff today to book your next stay at the Best Western Holiday Lodge! Enjoy your stay.

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    Amenities

    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Fitness center
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
    • Business center
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Indoor pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Free parking
    • Child pool
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Laundry facilities
    • Free Internet
    • Wedding services
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall Rating

    8.2 Excellent
    Based on 252 reviews
    • 9.9 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Easily accessible by car, said 100%."
    • 9.7 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.9 "89% said the reception staff was great."
    • 9.3 "Food is to die for."
    • 9.1 "Excellent pool."
    • 7.3 "Good breakfast."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 6.4 "Rooms are ok."
      6.7 "Only 67% said rooms were big enough."
      5.0 "Only 50% thought the furniture was functional."
    • 6.4 "Internet is average."
      5.8 "58% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 5.1 "Average comfort."
      6.7 "Only 67% said rooms were big enough."
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    Overall Rating

    7.6 Good
    Based on 52 reviews
    • 7.4 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.0 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.8 "Not very comfortable."

    Overall Rating

    7.3 Good
    Based on 118 reviews
    • 9.8 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.2 "Generally very clean."
    • 7.6 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.1 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.6 "Not very comfortable."

    Overall Rating

    7.6 Good
    Based on 80 reviews
    • 9.4 "World class service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.7 "Good cleanliness."
    • 5.9 "Rooms are ok."
    Hotel type
    Family Hotel
    Guests think this is a family-friendly hotel.
    Economy Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for budget travelers.
    Good to know
    "Clean rooms"
    "Friendly service"
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