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Decorah Iowa Hotels & Motels

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Nestled in the northeast corner of Iowa, Decorah is 100 miles northwest of Dubuque, Iowa, and about 75 miles southeast of Rochester, Minnesota. The county seat of Winneshiek County, Decorah has been a hot spot for Norwegian culture since the mid-19th century. Today, it's home to a mix of museums, parks, and natural attractions. Whether you're visiting for work or for fun, you're sure to enjoy this welcoming city. More from this guide...

Decorah Hotels & Accommodations

Hotel Winneshiek in Decorah
+1-888-389-4121
104 East Water St., Decorah, IA 52101
  • Three Star Downtown property
  • 2 meeting rooms in property
  • Old spring mattress
  • Most guests enjoyed the friendly atmosphere
From$129
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Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Decorah, IA : 2042 State Highway 9
+1-888-675-2083
2042 State Highway 9, Decorah, IA 52101
  • Mid-scale Rural property
  • Access to gym on-site
From$85
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Quality Inn & Suites Decorah
+1-800-716-8490
705 Commerce Dr., Decorah, IA 52101
  • Inexpensive Downtown property
From$100
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Super 8 by Wyndham Decorah : 810 Highway 9 East
+1-800-805-5223
810 Highway 9 East, Decorah, IA 52101
  • Low-priced Downtown property
  • Check in: 2:00 PM
  • The majority of guests said the bathroom was dirty
  • Conventional furniture
From$69
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Super 8 by Wyndham Cresco Ia
+1-888-965-1860
511 2nd Ave. Se, Cresco, IA 52136 ~16.21 miles west of Decorah
  • Inexpensive Rural hotel
  • 34 sleeping rooms in hotel
Boarders Inn & Suites by Cobblestone Hotels Waukon
+1-888-788-5576
407 Rossville Rd., Waukon, IA 52172 ~16.48 miles east of Decorah
  • 3 star property
  • Hotel has 2 floors
From$80
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Super 8 by Wyndham New Hampton : 825 South Linn Ave.
+1-888-897-9207
825 South Linn Ave., New Hampton, IA 50659 ~32.66 miles southwest of Decorah
  • Two-star property
From$60
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Big River Inn Hotel - Genoa
+1-888-311-4278
501 Water St., Genoa, WI 54632 ~33.37 miles northeast of Decorah
  • Low Cost Riverfront property
  • 12 rooms in hotel
Boarders Inn & Suites by Cobblestone Hotels - Fayette
+1-888-469-4795
515 Half West Water St., Fayette, IA 52142 ~35.35 miles south of Decorah
  • 3 star property
  • 2 floors in property
Cobblestone Inn & Suites - Marquette/Prairie du Chien : 100 North St.
+1-888-734-9421
100 North St., Marquette, IA 52158 ~36.53 miles southeast of Decorah
  • Midscale Riverfront hotel
  • Free breakfast available
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Prairie du Chien, WI
+1-888-841-5292
1801 Cabela South Ln, Prairie Du Chien, WI 53821 ~37.28 miles east of Decorah
  • Midscale Rural property
  • Free breakfast
  • Great pool
  • Comfortable
Motel 6 Prairie Du Chien, WI in Prairie Du Chien
+1-888-455-5160
533 North Marquette Rd., Prairie Du Chien, WI 53821 ~37.67 miles east of Decorah
  • Cheap Riverfront property
  • Check in: 3:00 PM
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Prairie Du Chien
+1-888-965-8297
1833 South Marquette Rd., Prairie Du Chien, WI 53821 ~39.10 miles southeast of Decorah
  • Economical Downtown property
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
From$60
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Super 8 by Wyndham Prairie Du Chien
+1-888-906-6358
1930 South Marquette Rd., Prairie Du Chien, WI 53821 ~39.34 miles southeast of Decorah
  • Inexpensive property
Quality Inn & Suites : 37268 Us Highway 18
+1-888-749-6785
37268 Us Highway 18, Prairie Du Chien, WI 53821 ~39.38 miles southeast of Decorah
  • Two star property
  • Check-in: 3:00 pm
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Americas Best Value Inn & Suites Spring Valley - Spring Valley
+1-888-878-9982
745 North Brd.way Ave., Spring Valley, MN 55975 ~39.59 miles northwest of Decorah
  • Inexpensive hotel
  • Hotel has 38 rooms
From$60
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Americinn by Wyndham Prairie Du Chien in Prairie Du Chien
+1-888-389-4485
37502 Us Highway 18, Prairie Du Chien, WI 53821 ~39.79 miles southeast of Decorah
  • Inexpensive hotel
From$60
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Gundersen Hotel & Suites - La Crosse
+1-888-389-4121
1520 Clinic Court, La Crosse, WI 54601 ~42.30 miles northeast of Decorah
  • Low-priced hotel
  • 67 rooms in property
Courtyard by Marriott La Crosse - La Crosse
+1-888-675-2083
500 Front St. South, La Crosse, WI 54601 ~42.98 miles northeast of Decorah
  • Three Star Downtown property
  • Check in time: 3:00 PM
From$144
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Fairfield Inn & Suites La Crosse Downtown - La Crosse
+1-800-716-8490
434 3rd St. South, La Crosse, WI 54601 ~43.07 miles northeast of Decorah
  • 3 star Downtown property
  • 92 rooms in hotel
From$80
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Best Western Plus at La Crescent Event Center
+1-800-805-5223
509 North Chestnut St., La Crescent, MN 55947 ~43.08 miles northeast of Decorah
  • Three Star Highway hotel
  • Check in time: 03:00
From$66
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Home2 Suites by Hilton La Crosse
+1-888-965-1860
210 Jay St., La Crosse, WI 54601 ~43.12 miles northeast of Decorah
  • 3 star Downtown hotel
  • Access to gym on-site
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites La Crosse, an IHG Hotel - La Crosse
+1-888-788-5576
200 Pearl St., La Crosse, WI 54601 ~43.22 miles northeast of Decorah
  • Affordable Downtown property
  • Check-in: 3PM
Radisson Hotel La Crosse
+1-888-897-9207
200 2nd St. South, La Crosse, WI 54601 Website ~43.23 miles northeast of Decorah
  • 3 star Downtown property
  • 8 floors in property
The Charmant Hotel - La Crosse
+1-888-311-4278
101 State St., La Crosse, WI 54601 ~43.37 miles northeast of Decorah
  • 4-star Riverfront property
  • Access to gym on-site
From$149
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Graph of Decorah, IA Hotel Prices for Next 20 Days

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all Decorah, IA discounts available. The chart reflects the cheapest Decorah hotel for each day and each star rating category.

As you pack for your trip to Decorah, plan for warm summers and cold winters. From December through February, high temperatures hover around 30 degrees, while lows dip down to the single digits. In spring and fall, high temperatures are typically in the mid-60s. From June through September, highs climb into the mid-80s.

In Decorah, you'll typically see the most rainfall in the spring, especially in May. Winter can be snowy here, with an average of 3 feet of snow throughout the season.

When is the best time to visit Decorah, Iowa?

Decorah, Iowa, welcomes visitors year-round, but festival season is the best time to plan your trip to town. In mid-April, the Oneonta Film Festival introduces independent films through screenings and panel events. In mid-May, Decorah's Norwegian heritage shines as residents and locals alike celebrate Syttende Mai or Norway's Constitution Day. Don't miss the children's parade or the dance performances. In late July, Decorah's Norwegian pride is again the cause for celebration, as the annual Nordic Fest brings traditional food and costumes, sports, crafts, and family-friendly entertainment to town.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Decorah, IA:

seasonality of hotel rates in Decorah

Decorah by Star Rating

Below we've posted 3 graphs demonstrating mean price patterns by star rating class in Decorah, IA. You can use these illustrations to calculate the least expensive months to book in Decorah throughout the year.

What are the Decorah, IA luxury hotel options?

4 Star Average Prices: $349.00

Want to plan a luxury stay in the Decorah area? Take a look at the area's best upscale hotels.

When you stay at the Hotel Winneshiek, you'll discover a touch of luxury right in the heart of downtown Decorah. You'll feel immersed in the upscale atmosphere the moment you step into the lobby, thanks to the chandelier, marble fireplace, and grand staircase. You'll also love the designer amenities and fluffy towels in each guest room. From the on-site bar and restaurant to the 4,800 square feet of event space, this hotel is great for group events too.

Located on the outskirts of Decorah, the Country Inn & Suites by Radisson Decorah is another smart choice for luxury travelers. This well-appointed property has everything you need for a great stay, from an indoor pool and whirlpool to an on-site gym and a range of business amenities. Business travelers will appreciate the office space and the available meeting room, and all guests will enjoy the complimentary breakfast and free cookies served every day. The Country Inn & Suites also offers free Wi-Fi access to all guests.

Located in nearby Waukon, Iowa, Stoney Creek Waukon is ideal for an upscale stay in a rustic atmosphere. Choose from nearly 40 guest rooms, with options ranging from standard rooms with bunk beds or double beds to themed suites with king beds and sofa beds. All rooms include essential amenities, and some feature whirlpools and other extras. Whether you're visiting for antique shopping or trout fishing, you'll find both within a short drive of this Waukon hotel.

What options are in Decorah, IA for low cost hotels?

3 Star Average Prices: $138.04

Searching for the best budget-friendly properties in Decorah? Browse the area's best low-cost hotels.

When you stay at the Super 8 Motel Decorah, you can choose from 60 guest rooms equipped with essentials like mini fridges, microwaves, and high-definition TVs. As a guest here, you'll also get free Wi-Fi, access to the hotel's fitness center, and complimentary breakfast each morning of your stay. This Super 8 also has a meeting room available for reservations, and it has a pet-friendly policy so you can bring your furry family member along for the trip.

With over 50 affordably priced rooms equipped with basics like flat-screen TVs and mini fridges, the Rodeway Inn is a smart pick for budget-conscious travelers. You'll appreciate the free Wi-Fi access, the complimentary breakfast buffet, and the free coffee each morning. The in-room microwaves can help you keep your dining costs in check, and the free premium movie channel has all your entertainment needs covered. Located in nearby New Hampton, Iowa, the Rodeway Inn is just a short drive away from Decorah.

For affordable room rates in a beautiful setting, you can't go wrong with the Big River Inn Hotel. Located north of Decorah in Genoa, Wisconsin, this low-cost boutique hotel has 12 rooms that feature comfortable beds, microwaves, coffee makers, and full-size fridges. Upgrade to a larger suite to take advantage of a kitchen stocked with utensils and cookware, and bring your well-behaved dog along for the fun. Staying for a week or longer? Ask about the property's laundry facilities so you can keep fresh throughout your trip.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Decorah

2 Star Average Prices: $114.91

What are the top hotels in the Decorah, IA for group discounts?

Don't want to book your stay until you're sure you got a great deal? Check out the best group rates and hotel discounts in Decorah.

Members of the military can get discounts at the Country Inn & Suites by Carlson Prairie Du Chien. Located just over the Wisconsin border, this property has over 60 comfortable rooms and all your favorite amenities. You'll appreciate the free airport shuttle, the complimentary breakfast, and the seasonal pool. Hosting an event? Inquire about the property's two available conference rooms.

AAA members can save at the Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Prairie Du Chien. Also located in Prairie Du Chien, this budget-friendly property offers affordably priced rooms equipped with amenities like mini fridges and microwaves. With free Wi-Fi, an indoor pool, and an available conference room, this hotel offers ample value.

AARP members can get low rates at the Quality Inn & Suites. This Prairie Du Chien hotel has both standard rooms and suites, along with plenty of extras. From the indoor pool and fitness room to the free breakfast and complimentary Wi-Fi, this midrange hotel has everything you need for a comfortable stay.

What hotels in Decorah, IA have the best value?

Looking for the best value in town? Don't miss Decorah's top-rated midrange hotels.

When you stay at the Quality Inn & Suites, you'll be on the southeastern side of Decorah, just minutes from the city's best attractions. This midsize hotel has over 50 guest rooms, with options ranging from standard queen rooms to king suites with sofa beds and seating areas. No matter which room type you choose, you'll appreciate the in-room coffee makers, mini fridges, microwaves, and complimentary Wi-Fi. Fuel up with the hotel's complimentary breakfast buffet and find shopping, dining, and entertainment just minutes away.

In nearby Fayette, Iowa, the Boarders Inn & Suites also offers plenty of value. Choose from over 40 guest rooms, including standard queen rooms and spacious king suites. Most guest rooms include microwaves and mini fridges, and some feature hot tubs too. With a complimentary breakfast buffet, an on-site convenience store, high-speed wireless internet access, and an indoor swimming pool, this hotel has just what you need for a comfortable stay.

For an average group discount of 9% and over 50 affordably priced rooms, book your stay at the Cobblestone Inn & Suites in nearby Marquette, Iowa. After a great night's sleep, start your day with a workout in the hotel's on-site fitness room, and fuel up by helping yourself to the complimentary breakfast bar. Use the free Wi-Fi to map out your day in Decorah or head to a meeting in the hotel's 750-square-foot conference room. Traveling with pets? They're welcome at this Cobblestone Inn & Suites.

What are the attractions in Decorah, IA that you can't miss?

If it's your first trip to Decorah, you'll want to put a visit to the Porter House Museum at the top of your must-do list. This 19th-century Italianate villa is a house museum that tells the story of its fascinating former inhabitants. Don't miss the many crafts, travel mementos, and the rock wall throughout the home.

To learn more about the area's heritage, be sure to visit the Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum and Heritage Center. This large museum houses the world's largest collection of Norwegian-American objects, with over 33,000 artifacts and 12 buildings. Here, you can see everything from a Norwegian home and a 19th-century stone mill to costumes and folk art.

To get a breath of fresh air, take your pick of parks throughout Decorah. Barbara Barnhart Van Peenen Memorial Park spans 120 acres and features hiking and cross-country skiing trails, while the Community Prairie & Butterfly Garden is home to a butterfly area and 105 acres of prairie.

For a bigger adventure, head to Malanaphy Springs, where you'll find a beautiful waterfall, over 300 plant species, and ample opportunities for paddling. Nearby Ice Cave State Preserve is another popular destination for outdoor adventurers, thanks to its namesake ice-containing caverns. Visit in June for the most stunning ice formations, or visit any time of year to explore the 450-million-year-old caves.

Eager to plan your trip to Decorah? Book the ideal place to stay and start designing your itinerary.

FAQs about hotels in Decorah

What are the top reviewed hotels in Decorah?

Boarders Inn & Suites by Cobblestone Hotels - Fayette, Home2 Suites by Hilton La Crosse and Radisson Hotel La Crosse are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the 4-5 star hotels in Decorah?

The Charmant Hotel, Hotel Winneshiek and Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Decorah, IA are the top 3 luxury hotels near Decorah city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Decorah?

Hotel Winneshiek, Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Decorah, IA, and Quality Inn & Suites Decorah are the properties closest to Decorah city center.

How much does a cheap hotel in Decorah cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel in Decorah can be as cheap as $114.91 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel in Decorah cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel in Decorah has been $138.04 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 4-5 star hotel in Decorah cost?

In the last year, the average 4 star hotel in Decorah has been $349.00 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the most popular independent hotels in Decorah?

Boarders Inn & Suites by Cobblestone Hotels - Fayette, GrandStay Hotel & Suites and Hotel Winneshiek are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the most popular Marriott hotels in Decorah?

Courtyard by Marriott La Crosse and Fairfield Inn & Suites La Crosse Downtown are the best rated Marriott/Starwood branded hotels (based on customer reviews score).

What are the most popular Choice Hotels branded hotels in Decorah?

Quality Inn & Suites Decorah and Quality Inn & Suites are the best rated Choice Hotels branded hotels (based on HotelPlanner reviews score).

What are the most popular IHG hotels in Decorah?

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites La Crosse, an IHG Hotel and Candlewood Suites La Crosse are the best rated Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

Verified reviews of the city: Decorah, IA

Below are reviews of the city of Decorah, IA from an actual visitor's perspective.

"Great Location"
Score 4.0 / 5

Friendly. It felt safe when I walked outdoors early in the morning. Nice shops. The breweries were fun.

Kathleen S., from 29-Oct-2021
The average traveler rating of the city of Decorah, IA shown above is 4.0 out of 5 based on 1 reviews
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