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Located in the Midwestern United States, Iowa is a state perfect for vacationing. It's also a top spot for water lovers, as it is located between the Missouri and Mississippi rivers. You can enjoy several outdoor activities in Iowa, such as boating, camping, hiking, canoeing, and sailing. Some of the most popular hiking trails include the Great River Road and the Lewis and Clark Trail.
When you are searching for accommodation in Iowa, consider booking your own cosy holiday home. There are plenty of different accommodation types available, from log cabins and bungalows to luxury condos and even houseboats. Holiday homes are available for all group sizes, ranging from lodgings fit for solo travellers right up to five-bedroom bungalows for the entire family.
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Discover a holiday letting that matches your expectations among the 11,635 fantastic holiday rentals from 27 holiday letting websites in Iowa. HomeToGo instantaneously shows the best offers by comparing all listed accommodation options.
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Popular holiday rental amenities in Iowa
Filters are conveniently available to help you find a great holiday letting in Iowa. HomeToGo's data reveals that Internet and TV prove to be the most commonly offered amenities in Iowa. You could even find rentals if you plan to go fishing (389 rentals include Fishing in Iowa) or you love sweating the stress away in saunas (256 rentals with Sauna).
The Weather in Iowa
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Accommodation options for your holiday in Iowa
205 of the 11,638 available properties in Iowa are apartment rentals. They account for a few of the accommodation types there (16.27%). The standard size of apartment rentals in Iowa is 103 m², and they cost, on average, £144 per night. Furthermore, these rentals are usually optimal if you're going in a group of 4, as that is the average number of guests that apartment rentals can accommodate in Iowa. Travellers who prefer another type of accommodation will also find many bed & breakfast rentals, which are the second most popular type of accommodation in Iowa. The average size of bed & breakfast rentals in Iowa is 53 m² , and the average price is £142 per night.
Where to find the best food in Iowa?
What to eat on your holiday in Iowa
No other US state does pork tenderloin like Iowa – crispy yet juicy. The pork cutlet is breaded to perfection, deep fried, then usually served as a sandwich. Try this dish at Belmond Drive-In, winner of the 2015 Best Breaded Pork Tenderloin contest held by the Iowa Pork Producers’ Association.
Scotcharoos are classic Iowa dessert bars made from Rice Krispies, peanut butter, butterscotch, and chocolate. Another refreshing sweet dish from Iowa is rhubarb pie, which is typically made from rhubarbs fresh from the garden. Visit the Ox Yoke Inn in Amana and enjoy a delicious slice of their traditional German rhubarb streusel pie.
What are the best places to discover the arts and culture of Iowa?
Top sights for your Iowa holiday
A two-room cottage in West Branch was the birthplace of 31st US President Herbert Hoover. This cottage, along with buildings on Downey Street and Poplar Street, comprise the Herbert Hoover National Historic Site. At the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum, you can learn more about the man and his presidency.
The Grotto of the Redemption in West Bend is a collection of nine grottos that depict scenes from the life of Jesus. Considered to be the largest grotto in the world, this shrine also has a museum on the premises which is home to a huge collection of semiprecious and precious stones from all over the world.
What are the best activities for families in Iowa?
Family holidays in Iowa
Lost Island Waterpark is located near Waterloo and surrounds a Polynesian village. This waterpark has a jungle theme and some of its highlights include miniature golf, water rides, a wave pool, tree houses, and tube rides.
Adventureland Park is a must-see amusement park in Altoona, home to both dry and water rides. Different parts of this massive park are decorated in different themes. For example, the Main Street gives you a glimpse of Iowa in the late 19th century.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to rent a holiday home in Iowa?
On average, a Apartment rentals or Bed & Breakfast rentals in Iowa costs £51 per night.
How many holiday homes are available to book in Iowa?
There are currently 11,638 holiday homes in Iowa to browse and book for your next trip.
What is the most popular holiday home amenity in Iowa?
Travellers planning holidays to Iowa most often look for Internet, TV, and Pool when it comes to accommodation amenities.
How many holiday homes are on offer in Iowa?
With 11,638 holiday rentals available in Iowa, you're sure to find the perfect accommodation for your visit.
Am I allowed to bring my pet when staying in a Iowa holiday home?
Finding accommodation in Iowa for you and your dog is definitely possible, with 2,160 pet-friendly holiday homes available.
What's the best time of year to travel to Iowa?
Sun lovers should visit Iowa in July and August to enjoy the warmest weather.
Can you get deals on holiday accommmodation in Iowa?
You can find great value holiday lets in Iowa with the nightly price of accommodation beginning at £51 - and HomeToGo has launched plenty of filters that mean it's quick and simple to find some awesome deals. If you're still selecting dates for a trip, search with HomeToGo's flexible dates technology to quickly locate great value timings and find savings of up to 41%. In addition, HomeToGo's 'distance from' filter lets you locate hidden gem holiday homes in lower-price, lesser-known spots that are just as close to the area of your choice, whether that's sand and sea, a mountain for snowboarding, or a city's urban hub. Book early to take advantage of the greatest variety of options and the best deals - and do so with confidence by clicking on HomeToGo's 'free cancellation' filter when searching for holiday accommodation.
What are the advantages of booking a holiday rental in Iowa with HomeToGo?
From serenity away from the crowds to plenty of room to enjoy with your travel companions, holiday lets in Iowa offer plenty of advantages. HomeToGo surfaces genuine ratings from verified visitors, and searching is safe, easy, and hassle-free - so with 11,638 deals from 26 providers in the region, you're bound to locate the ideal place to stay with the amenities and features that are important to you in Iowa.
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