Located just a 10 minute drive from The Holiday Inn Express & Suites Mason City, Clear Lake is its own municipality that surrounds the beautiful Clear Lake waterfront. Many of our hotel guests come to the area to visit the lake and the downtown area. If you are coming to Iowa specifically for the lake or are a just the ooutdoorsy type in need of some fun, we offer a great stay during your visit.
There are plenty of local attractions in Clear Lake that include:
Courts Diamonds Tracks Fields
The park area offers horseshoes, volleyball, basketball, tennis courts, walking trails and much more!
There are a few popular Golf Courses located in Clear Lake. Spend some time on the green at Oak Hills Golf Course, Veterans Memorial Golf Club, Pla-Mor Miniature Golf and Disc Golf Course.
Clear Lake is known as a bicycling town. The area offers rentals and boasts its 14 mile trail around the lake. Visit for the annual Bicycle, Blues & BBQ event which sees riders from around the world.
Clear Lake is famous for its 2684 acres of natural lake. The lake is known for its great water quality which makes it a popular fishing spot.
Due to Clear Lake's exceptional water quality, it is safe for family and friends to jump right in. There are docks to jump off of and visit the aquatic center to brave the water slide.
The lake itself is the reason to visit clear lake. If you're planning to visit, watersports is the perfect activity to enjoy. From kayaking to sailing, let the clean lake take you away.
Gardens, Parks & Nature Areas
Need to relax and enjoy natures calling? Visit the many city parks and nature areas in Clear Lake.
There are plenty of events going on year-round in Clear Lake. Whether visiting the water front itself or enjoying the downtown area, there is something for everyone. Check out the city's event calender to see what is happening during your visit.