Lake Okoboji, Iowa, which is located in the northwest corner of the state, is the ultimate location for the outdoor enthusiast seeking a getaway. Lake Okoboji is the largest lake in the state and offers every outdoor activity imaginable including hiking, trails, rock climbing, skiing, water boarding, sailing, horseback riding, biking and many other activities. There are hundreds of accommodations and resorts at Lake Okoboji, the majority of them offering a multitude of outdoor activities.
Inn at Okoboji
The Inn at Okoboji is affordable and charming as well as accommodating to weddings and corporate events. The Inn offers lakefront accommodations and a par-three nine-hole golf course. There are restaurants, a cafe and espresso bar.The Inn is set up into many sections of one-floor accommodations they all have their own entrance and any face the lakeside.The standard unit comes with a queen size bed and there are also cottages with private parking to accommodate families or family reunions.
3301 Lakeshore Drive
P.O. Box 559
Okoboji, IA 51355
Village West Resort
If you are looking for first-class accommodations, Village West Resort which is located on the shores of West Lake Okoboji is that and more. The accommodations are affordable and consist of regular rooms, suites and townhomes as well as condominiums and time shares, a fitness center and restaurants, and year round activities. There are rooms in the main hotel as well as suites and townhomes available. A standard suite and townhome comes with two bedrooms and two bathrooms.
Spirit Lake, Iowa 51360
Bridge's Bay Resort
Located at Arnold's Park, an amusement park on the southeast edge of Lake Okoboji, Iowa, Bridge's Bay Resort is one of the newest resorts to come to Okoboji. Amenities include an outdoor pool and indoor waterpark, lakefront properties and accommodations and the Bracco Waterfront Café and Island bar. Guestrooms are modern and gorgeous and the resort also offers guests fully furnished two- and three-bedroom condominiums.
630 Linden Drive
Arnolds Park, Iowa 51331
Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center
The Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center offers accommodations near the Pearson Lakes Art Center at Lake Okoboji as well as Arnolds Park Amusement Park. Located near the 27-hole championship Brooks National Golf Club, Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center is the ideal spot for the outdoor enthusiast with amenities such as bike trails, boating and water skiing, winter activities and hiking. The resort offers both guest rooms and suites and is pet friendly.
1405 Highway 71
P.O. Box 499
Okoboji, Iowa 51355
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