Pella, IA is a charming little town about an hour away from Des Moines. For a relaxing time away from the hustle and hassle of city life and a good dose of Dutch hospitality and history, head down to Pella and enjoy some time away. While you’re there, IHG has the best hotels in Pella to satisfy your accommodation needs.
There are a number of local landmarks to visit while you’re here. See the Vermeer Mill, the largest working windmill in the United States, which still grinds wheat to flour every day. Visit the Pella Opera House, built in 1900 and a popular spot for local entertainment and movies. Stroll down Main Street and enjoy the lively Dutch architecture. If you’re lucky, you’ll catch the yearly Tulip Time Festival, celebrating the town’s rich heritage with vibrant colors.
Nearby is Lake Red Rock, Iowa’s largest reservoir and a great destination for outdoor fun. Bike along the trails located at the several lakeshore parks. Grab your tackle box and fish, or just go on a relaxing boat outing. Of course, hiking is available in a number of parks and trails as well. The lake is conveniently located and large enough to offer peace and quiet for anyone who’s looking for it.
At the end of the day, come home to your Pella hotel room, where the friendly staff will make sure you’re comfortable, providing all the amenities you’ve come to expect. Book your Iowa getaway today and start planning your time away.