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BEST WESTERN Holiday Lodge

2023 7th Avenue, Clear Lake, IA 50428
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Ranked #5 of 8 Hotels in Clear Lake
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Diane Kickbush G Cassville, Wisconsin, United States
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Cassville, Wisconsin, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel is by far one of the best we've stayed in. Rooms are really nice and clean and have a microwave and frig, staff are very friendly and helpful. Their breakfast is one of the best. You won't go away hungry with biscuits and gravy, scrambled eggs, french toast, muffins, cereal, fruit, yogurt.... Bennigan's restaurant is attached to hotel.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was well-situated in Clear Lake next to the highway to Mason City. It was friendly, clean, and very busy the weekend we were there. A wedding party, an 80th birthday party, and a baby shower were all going on. The kids liked the pool. The only drawback was the small elevator. It was very busy all the time.... More

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swan, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When arriving it looks like a nice place, until they stick you in the slums of the hotel. The service was not great and they would not lift a finger to acomidate your needs. If you are just passing through and need a uncomfortable bed to lay your head, then this is the hotel for you, not a place to... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel sept 8 2014.the room was on 4th floor and was just ok.seemed like there were more construction workers staying there than travelers.the exersise room is in poor condition the treadmill would not elevate, to use the ecliptical machine had to unplug tread mill then plug in ecliptical machine all the equipment is old and worn... More

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lfaught, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Holiday Lodge, responded to this review

Dear William, We have had a lot of contractors working in the area and appreciate their business as we do the day to day travelers. I went down to fitness center and personally checked out the tread mill and pushed the incline button and it worked just fine. I also tried the elliptical machine and it was working as well.... More

Waterloo, Iowa, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I grew up in Clear Lake and always Stay at the Best Western Holiday Lodge. The rooms are clean and spacious, the staff friendly and helpful. The Continenta Breakfast has many items and in a spacious room where one can sit down and enjoy their breakfast. There is also a nice sized pool, work out area and laundry. I always... More

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Eden Prairie, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nothing bad, nothing exciting. Decent location right off highway, has convenient Bennigans attached. Rooms were standard nothing bad. Elevator was slow and there was only one, so slow going during busy times (morning, afternoon) Do not suggest the free breakfast, seemed dirty and not good quality. Plates were dirty and serving area was dirty and coffee machine was broken, which... More

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have stayed at this hotel several times. It is far enough from I-35 so it is very quiet and a good night's sleep usually is a given. While it is clean and well maintained, it is about due for some remodeling. The rooms need redecorating. I hope that this will happen before our next visit.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice clean room with comfy beds. Two doors to enter or leave room. Descent breakfast, some protein would have been nice. Pool area was under remodel, but was still useable. I would stay there again. Resturant on site, but didn't use.

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lfaught, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Holiday Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to tell us of our satisfaction with our accommodations and service during your recent stay at our Hotel. I will have to research some breakfast items with protein, we do have hard boiled eggs. We appreciate your patronage and hope you will stay with us at the Best Western Holiday Lodge... More

Des Moines, Iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I stayed at the Best Western at Clear Lake IA when attending a family wedding. Many in the wedding party stayed at a more expensive motel with a lake view, and I heard several complaints from them. The Best Western seems ready for a some updating in decor, but the rooms were clean and the service was very good. It... More

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lfaught, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Holiday Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Karen, Thank you for your positive feedback on service and the staff. We are working on a lot of updates and are excited for some changes. We do host a lot of wedding groups and want everyone's experience to be the Best! Sincerely, Lori Faught General Manager More

Leesburg, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

About 40 years ago my husband and I stayed at this hotel several times. Back then it was far and away the best place for miles around. Until a couple of weeks ago, we had not been back to Clear Lake. So it was with a lot of curiosity and a bit of trepidation that we approached our return. But... More

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lfaught, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Holiday Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Cruisergirl2014, We love it when guest come here with memories of our hotel! We are pleased you enjoyed your stay and came back to us after 40 years! We do have an awesome front desk staff who go the extra mile to accommodate the guest. Come visit us again! Sincerely, Lori Faught General Manager More

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Address: 2023 7th Avenue, Clear Lake, IA 50428
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Location: United States > Iowa > Clear Lake
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Number of rooms: 138
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Also Known As:
Best Western Clear Lake
Clear Lake Best Western
BEST WESTERN Holiday Lodge Clear Lake, Iowa

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