Welcome to Northwood, Iowa, a small town with a big heart. Located in the beautiful prairies of Northern Iowa, Northwood is half an hour north of Mason City and an hour and a half southwest of Rochester, Minnesota, making it a central location for travelers.
Relax, fish, or camp at breathtaking Silver Lake. Kayak or canoe on the gentle Shell Rock River. Relax and explore the natural surroundings, or play nine holes of golf at the the local country club. Take a tour of the mom and pop breweries. Visit any of a number of cozy diners and restaurants downtown, or see the civil war cannon at the Worth County Courthouse.
For a greater look at what the the area has to offer, venture to nearby Mason City, the hometown of the “Music Man” himself, playwright Meredith Willson. The city has a band festival every Spring that will get your toes tapping and a number of historical sites, including two Frank Lloyd Wright buildings.
Of course, you may just want to relax in your comfortable IHG hotel room, enjoying all the wonderful amenities on offer. And that’s just fine with us. Book your trip to Northwood today, and enjoy the spirit and hospitality that make the Midwest famous.
The Holiday Inn Express and Suites great room had a contemporary feeling with a floor to ceiling waterfall that is sure to alleviate stress after a long day of travel. We offer complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access with a business center available 24 hours.
We are located on the West side of the town, surrounded by lots of shopping and a wide variety of places to eat. We offer hot and cold breakfast, high speed internet and a spacious fitness area on site. Great for business or leisure travelers.
Overall I think this hotel is very nice. The staff at the front desk was excellent. Rooms were clean and comfortable. I was very impressed with this stay and will definitely consider staying here[More]
again. The only thing I saw that I did not like was that the shower curtain had some stains and there was a little mold on a couple of the shower tiles. Everything else was prefect. [Less]