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Stay Smart at the Holiday Inn Express and Suites Northwood, Iowa Located by the Top of Iowa Welcome Center the Holiday Inn Express and Suites Northwood is a smart choice for travelers. We provide the most modern & green accommodations that Northern Iowa and Southern Minnesota have to offer. Conveniently located off I-35 just 3 miles south of the Minnesota border, our Northwood hotel's facility is ideal for business travelers who need easy access to the surrounding area. When business is done, the Diamond Jo Casino across the street offers a chance to unwind.Leisure travelers love our hotel's closeness to the entertainment. Whether business or pleasure brings our patrons to our hotel located right off the highway, our convenient amenities will meet their needs.Travelers stay connected to colleagues, friends, and family with our free high-speed Internet access. The hotel's free breakfast buffet makes it easy to start your day early. Those lodging with us also enjoys an indoor pool, whirlpool, fitness center, and business center. We're even pet friendly!We hope to see you soon!


· ATM/Cash machine
· Accessible facilities
· Air conditioning individually controlled in room
· Buffet breakfast
· Casino - (In Area)
· Coffee/Tea maker
· Color television
· Cribs
· Direct dial telephone
· Free parking
· Golf - (In Area)
· Hairdryer
· High speed internet connection
· Housekeeping - daily
· Housekeeping - weekly
· Ice machine
· Indoor pool
· Interior corridors
· Ironing board
· Late check-out available
· Live entertainment
· Live entertainment
· Lounges/bars
· Meal included - continental breakfast
· Meeting rooms
· Non-smoking
· On-Site parking
· Onsite laundry
· Parking
· Pets allowed
· Private bathroom
· Public area air conditioned
· Rollaway bed
· Safe deposit box
· Satellite television
· Separate closet
· Shops and commercial services - (In Area)
· Spare electrical outlet available at desk
· Tennis court - (In Area)
· Voice mail
· Wireless internet connection
· Wireless internet connection in public areas

Room Information

Connecting rooms, Desk with lamp, Bathtub
Connecting rooms, Microwave, Mini-refrigerator, Sofa bed, Bathtub
2 queen beds nonsmoking
2 queen beds nonsmoking
2 queen beds nonsmoking
standard room
1 king bed suite nonsmoking
includes removable in tub seat tty visual aler
king hearing accessible nonsmoking
1 king bed leisure nonsmoking
standard room
2 queen bed hearing accessible nonsmoking
2 queen beds suite nonsmoking
1 king bed suite nonsmoking
king suite hear mobility accessible tub non smoking

Miscellaneous Information

· American Dollars is the native currency.
· Check in time is 3:00 PM
· Check out time is 11:00 AM
· Time Zone is GMT
· Opened in 2011
· 60 rooms.
· 23 suites.
· 3 floors.

Restaurant Information

Tequiila's Mexican Bar & Grill

Best Authentic Mexican food around is only 7 miles from the hotel. Fresh, homemade food made daily from the freshest ingredients they can find!

Teluwut Grille House & Pub

Their goal is to provide an excellent restaurant experience that is dedicated to superior food quality and fast friendly service. Come have an enjoyable lunch or dinner, socialize with friends, or watch your favorite sporting event. They offer delicious s

Woodfire Grille

Prepare to discover a whole new world of delicious tastes in a cozy, fireside atmosphere. Woodfire Grille has the style and warmth that make it perfect for an evening with friends or an intimate dinner for two. Enjoy juicy cuts of beef, flavorful pasta an

The Kitchen Buffet

With so many different stations offering a wide array of dishes you're sure to find something to satisfy your craving, cooked right before your eyes. Family Friendly

Ay Jalisco Main Street Pizza

Buffet chain offering pizza, fried chicken and classic American sides in an Old West themed setting.

Worth Brewing Company

Worth Brewing Company is located in Northwood IA. We provide handcrafted beers, great food, and live entertainment.

5 Alarm Brewing Co.

Four friends with deep ties to their community and the brotherhood of fire fighters are opening 5 Alarm Brewing Co. in Lake Mills.

Meeting Facility

Meeting Room

Several options to accomodate your small business or family get togethers. Please contact the hotel for more details.

Recreation Information

Fitness center on-site

Indoor pool


Area Attractions

- Fallgatter's Market

Fallgatter's Market proudly serves the Northwood area. Come in for the best grocery experience in town. They're open Sunday - Saturday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm.

- David's Foods

David's Super Foods proudly serves the Lake Mills area. Come in for the best grocery experience in town. They're open 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM 7 Days A Week.

- Dollar General

Bargain retail chain selling a range of household goods, groceries, beauty products & more. One location in Northwood (7 miles east) 641-324-1880 and one in Lake Mills (10 miles west) 641-592-3100. Both are open Sunday through Saturday 8am to 10pm.

- Mason City Municipal Airport
- Rochester International Airport
- Minneapolis-St.Paul International Airport
- Northwood Country Club

Known to the local golfers as "The Nasty Nine", the course is enjoyed by both novice golfers and yet, has proven it's difficulty even to the lower handicap players.

- Diamond Jo Casino Worth

The Diamond Jo offers you fun, excitement and winning! Play the hottest slots, all your favorite games, and plenty of fast-paced table games action. For a change of pace, try your luck at our tables! Blackjack, craps, roulette and more. Open 7 days a

- Surf Ballroom

Step onto the hardwood floors, surrounded by ocean-front murals and booths reminiscent of milk shakes and rock-and-roll. Look up into the clouds floating on the ceiling and realize that the sky is still the limit. You're indeed standing on the stage of Am

- Music Man Square

Mason City's rich musical heritage inspired Meredith Willson to use his hometown as the setting for one of America's favorite musicals, The Music Man. So it seemed only natural to celebrate the life and music of Meredith Willson by developing this multi-m

- Pelican Breeze II Cruise Boat

Treat yourself to an unforgettable experience on Albert Lea Lake aboard the Pelican Breeze II tour and dinner boat. This is your chance to enjoy a fun-filled relaxing afternoon or evening with family, friends and co-workers.

- Green Lea Golf Course

Green Lea Golf Course is a very well established 18 hole public course located on the Northside of Albert Lea. The course first opened in 1949 had 9 holes and in June of 1965 expanded to 18 holes.

- Myre Big Island State Park

This park has something for everyone. The trails take visitors around wet lowlands, oak savanna, and grasslands. Albert Lea Lake and park marshes draw hundreds of waterfowl during migration. Oak savanna and prairie landscape, including wetlands, dominate

- Big Island Rendezous and Fesitval

The Big Island Rendezvous and Festival is a historical re-enactment event held the first weekend in October every year at Bancroft Bay Park in Albert Lea Minnesota. Experience the fur trade period arts and crafts, Native American Tipi tours, and many othe

- Marion Ross Performing Arts Center

The Marion Ross Performing Arts Center is an historic building conveniently located in downtown Albert Lea. The theater has a spacious lobby and a fully equipped lighting and sound system. It seats 255. It has a projector that can be used with DVDs, VCRs

- Lady of the Lake

Let us welcome you aboard the Lady of the Lake, North Iowa's premier cruise ship. Sit back and enjoy a 1 -hour public cruise around Clear Lake, a natural, spring-fed lake located in Clear Lake, Iowa, just minutes off I-35 and I-90.

- I-35 Speedway

Come and enjoy the races every Sunday Night! Hot laps begin at 6:00 with the races following. Fun for the whole family!

- MacNider Art Museum

The Charles H. MacNider Museum is a non-profit, municipally owned institution conceived in 1964 and opened by 1966 in Mason City, Iowa. Everything the Museum does is educational or aesthetic in nature centering around working with objects of art. The Mus

- Fort Custer Maze

Fun for all ages! Come and Get lost! Visit Fort Custer Maze! Fort Custer Maze was designed by the "World's Leading Maze Consultant" - Adrienne Fisher. Fisher, based out of Portsmouth, England, has written several maze books and designed well over 200 maz

- Top of Iowa Welcome Center

Travelers find the Top of Iowa Welcome Center and Rest Area designed for their comfort and convenience. The rest area is open and staffed 24 hours a day. Visitors to the Welcome Center are greeted and assisted by trained staff. A Visit to the Barn Boutiqu

- SPAM Museum

It s Free! The museum features 16,500 square feet of SPAM artifacts, history and fun and all for free! Yes, that s right it s free admission to check out vintage advertising, answer SPAM trivia, try your hand at canning SPAM products, stock up on coll

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