Quality Inn & Suites
226 W. 5th St.
Waterloo, IA 50701
Phone: (319) 235-0301
Fax: (319) 234-8437
Lincoln Park in Waterloo is a favorite among locals and visitors alike. Picnic areas allow families and friends to get together and put up a grill, and enjoy a sport or two. The manicured lawns are replete with towering trees and water fountains that are a scenic addition to the cityscape. The park also hosts an array of concerts, community festivities, shows and cultural events.
Visitors of McFarlane Park can enjoy such outdoor seasonal activities as hiking, biking, cross-country skiing, canoeing, and camping.
This amusement park offers tons of family fun with bumper cars, goofy golf, batting cages and a driving range.
The largest waterpark in Iowa, Lost Island Waterpark features nine slides, a lazy river, wave pool, dining options, an arcade, Monaleo's Speedway, one of the longest go-kart tracks in the Midwest; two 18-hole courses, and more.
Cedar Valley Arboretum & Botanic Gardens are located in the vicinity of the Hawkeye Community College. The agriculture department utilizes a big part of the arboretum to plant crops. Many varieties of shrubs including rose, juniper and ninebark grow in the gardens.
Bennington No. 4 or the Bennington School is a historic school that featured only a single classroom. A school, a community center and now a historical landmark, this school has certainly come a long way. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2001.
Hickory Hills Park features a 55-acre lake, camp area, lodge, shelter, nine-hole disc golf course, and a cabin. Guests can enjoy such outdoor seasonal activities as hiking, mountain biking, cross-country skiing, sledding, ice fishing and canoeing while at Hickory Hills Park.