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Featured Motels in Storm Lake

South T Motel
2 out of 5
1004 S Grand Ave, Spencer, IA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $88 per night

Situated in Spencer, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Spencer Municipal Golf Course and Riverview Park. Clay County Fairgrounds is 2.1 mi (3.3 km) ...

3.7/5Good! (115 reviews)
Nice stay!

"Basic accommodations but the beds were comfy and having a fridge/microwave in the Deluxe room was a great bonus!! It’s a pet friendly hotel too with good walking areas for our dogs which is very convenient. I have stayed here many times over the past few years because the room prices are very good ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 17, 2019

South T Motel
Super 8 by Wyndham Ida Grove
2 out of 5
90 E Highway 175 Ida Grove, Ida Grove, IA
The price is CA $92 per night

Situated in Ida Grove, this motel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Ida Grove City Park and Ida Grove Country Club. Holstein Country Club is 12.2 mi (19.6 km) ...

4.2/5Very Good! (100 reviews)

"Very clean and very comfortable. Will be staying there again."…"

Reviewed on Jun. 21, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Ida Grove
Super 8 by Wyndham Spencer
2 out of 5
209 11th St SW, Hwy 18 & 71 at South T, Spencer, IA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $80 per night

Located in the heart of Spencer, this motel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Spencer Municipal Golf Course and Riverview Park. Clay County Fairgrounds and Spencer ...

3.6/5Good! (99 reviews)

"Awesome staff, highly recommend staying here."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 23, 2019

Super 8 by Wyndham Spencer
Burke Inn Motel & Suites
2.5 out of 5
1225 Plaza Drive, Carroll, IA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $68 per night

Situated in Carroll, this motel is 2.2 mi (3.5 km) from Northwest Park and 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from Carroll Municipal Golf Course. Swan Lake State Park is 4.3 mi ...

3.4/5 (64 reviews)
Iowa hotel

"Certainly a worth the price place to stay. The breakfast offering was lacking in my opinion"…"

Reviewed on Dec. 29, 2019

Burke Inn Motel & Suites
Super 8 by Wyndham Carroll
2 out of 5
1757 Hwy 71 N, Carroll, IA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $73 per night

Situated in Carroll, this motel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Northwest Park and Carroll Municipal Golf Course. Swan Lake State Park is 3 mi (4.9 km) away.

3.2/5 (136 reviews)

"Very nice staff. Helpful and clean rooms. Beds are very comfortable and quiet."…"

Reviewed on Apr. 11, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Carroll
Budget Inn Motel Storm Lake
2 out of 5
1504 Lake Ave, Storm Lake, IA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $75 per night

Situated in Storm Lake, this motel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Harker House, Buena Vista University and Chautauqua Park. Storm Lake Golf Course is 2.7 mi (4.3 ...

3.5/5Good! (83 reviews)

"Property was ok overall stay was verygood Staff was very friendly and helpful"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 2, 2020

Budget Inn Motel Storm Lake
Super 8 by Wyndham Carroll/East
2 out of 5
701 Bella Vista Dr, Carroll, IA
The price is CA $83 per night

Situated in Carroll, this motel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Northwest Park, Carroll Municipal Golf Course and Swan Lake State Park. Black Hawk State Park and ...

4.1/5Very Good! (155 reviews)
My review

"All good except the wifi was too slow to operate HULU on my computer."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 17, 2019

Super 8 by Wyndham Carroll/East
Econo Lodge
2.5 out of 5
102 11th St. SW Plaza Dr., Spencer, IA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $95 per night

Located in the heart of Spencer, this motel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Spencer Municipal Golf Course and Riverview Park. Clay County Fairgrounds is 2.3 mi (3.7 ...

3.9/5Very Good! (97 reviews)

"Staff was friendly, room was dated but clean and bed was comfortable. Properly felt safe and was conveniently located to stores, restaurants and small bars."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 9, 2020

Econo Lodge
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King's Pointe Waterpark Resort
King's Pointe Waterpark Resort
3.5 out of 5
1520 E Lakeshore Dr, Storm Lake, IA
The price is CA $189 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (163 reviews)

"Nice place with all the amenities my family and I were looking for. Will definitely go back again!"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 5, 2020

King's Pointe Waterpark Resort
Quality Inn
Quality Inn
2 out of 5
1726 N. Lake Ave, Storm Lake, IA
The price is CA $88 per night
2.8/5 (184 reviews)

"The hotel was great, but we were disappointed that the swimming pool was closed. The reason we chose this hotel was because it had a pool as my nephew wanted to swim. He was really sad when we arrived that the pool was closed. IF there isn't a pool, you will want to remove that from the ads on Orbitz, ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 26, 2019

Quality Inn
Best Western La Grande Hacienda
Best Western La Grande Hacienda
2.5 out of 5
1401 N 2nd Street, Cherokee, IA
The price is CA $84 per night
4/5Very Good! (161 reviews)

"We met a very friendly and helpful staff. The location was convenient and room was spacious and clean."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 13, 2020

Best Western La Grande Hacienda
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Storm Lake Motels for the Frugal Traveler

There are more than 12 hotels and other lodging choices in Storm Lake, though you'll find just 2 low-cost motels. These budget-friendly accommodations can help you cut costs when compared with traditional hotels, which have more amenities but ones you may never use.

Fun fact: The first motels popped up in the 1920s as a place to stay for the weary traveler taking a road trip along the major roadways of America. Motels often include free parking, and many also feature an outdoor pool.

Here are some of our customers' recommended Storm Lake motels to choose from:

Super 8 by Wyndham Ida Grove

  • Enjoy access to the business center, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking.

Budget Inn Motel Storm Lake

  • Free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking are available during your stay.

What to Do in Storm Lake

Those who've visited Storm Lake have good things to say about its waterparks and lakeside. As you're sightseeing around the area, be sure to enjoy all there is to see and do.

These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places:

  • Chautauqua Park
  • Gillette Park
  • Ida Grove City Park

To learn more about local history, take some time at:

  • Cherokee Depot
  • Courthouse Square

During your trip, here are some other places to visit:

  • Black Hawk State Park
  • Pocahontas Golf Club
  • Sanford Museum & Planetarium

Storm Lake is also popular for its:

  • Live music
  • Cafés
  • Theater
  • Countryside
  • Parks
  • Jazz

Best Time to Visit Storm Lake

Figure out the ideal time to visit Storm Lake by looking over the seasonal weather details below:
  • The hottest months are typically July and June, while January and December are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 52° F and nighttime temperatures average 8° F
  • April-June: 83° F is the daytime average and 31° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 83° F and nighttime averages are around 45° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 68° F during the day and 9° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 34.61 inches in a year

How to Get to Storm Lake and Around the Area

Storm Lake Transportation
NameTypeDistance
Fort Dodge, IA (FOD-Fort Dodge Regional) Airport 52.2 mi (84 km)

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to Storm Lake?
If you’re having trouble locating a motel in Storm Lake, let Expedia help you find motels or similar properties from more than 10 lodging options in the larger area. Simply use our search tools to filter by nightly room rate or cost-saving amenities such as free breakfast and free airport transportation.
What is a motel?
Motels often offer free parking, and many have outdoor pools. Often one or two stories tall, motels usually have outdoor access to guestrooms from the parking lot. Introduced in the early 1950s, customized neon signs often lit up the roadside motels, and examples today can still be seen along historic U.S. Route 66.
What are the best motels in Storm Lake?
Budget Inn Motel Storm Lake: Enjoy access to the 24-hour front desk, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking. Super 8 by Wyndham Ida Grove: A business center along with freebies like breakfast, WiFi, and parking are available during your stay.
What can I do in Storm Lake?
Those who’ve visited Storm Lake have good things to say about its waterparks and lakeside. As you’re sightseeing around the area, be sure to enjoy all there is to see and do. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: Ida Grove City Park, Black Hawk State Park, and Elbert Square. During your trip, here are some other places to visit: Ida Grove Country Club, Pocahontas Golf Club, and Sanford Museum & Planetarium.
What's the seasonal weather like in Storm Lake?
The hottest months are usually July and June with an average temp of 69°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 24°F. Average annual rainfall for Storm Lake is 35 inches.
What's the best way to get around Storm Lake?
Fly into Fort Dodge, IA (FOD-Fort Dodge Regional), which is located 52.2 mi (84 km) away. If you’d like to venture out around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

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