Boutique Hotels in Urbandale,

Iowa

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  • Revel Hotel Des Moines Urbandale, Tapestry Collection by Hilton

    2.20 miles
  • The Rewind West Des Moines, Tapestry Collection by Hilton

    5.64 miles
  • Hotel Fort Des Moines, Curio Collection by Hilton

    6.36 miles
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Explore the Midwest from the Top Urbandale Boutique Hotels

Nestled in the heart of the state and only a short drive away from Des Moines, this quaint town is filled with activities, sightseeing opportunities, delicious food, and plenty of shopping. Whether you’re a local or just visiting for the day, there’s something here for everyone staying at the top Urbandale boutique hotels.

The Historic Valley Junction neighborhood is home to many vintage stores as well as modern boutiques. Here, you can find one-of-a-kind items that you won’t find anywhere else. From jewelry to clothes and art to antiques, there are plenty of treasures here waiting to be discovered.

One of the best ways to explore downtown Urbandale is by taking a tour on one of the city’s many sightseeing buses. These tours will take you around all the major attractions in town, such as the historic Old Town district and the scenic Des Moines Riverfront Park. You can also get an up-close look at some of Urbandale’s most iconic buildings, including City Hall, which was built in 1886. You can also check out one of the many monuments dedicated to memorable moments throughout local history, such as John F. Kennedy's speech during his 1960 presidential campaign stop.

Take a Day Trip to Des Moines from Urbandale Boutique Hotels

With Des Moines conveniently located 20 minutes from Urbandale boutique hotels, you can take a day and explore the city’s best attractions. A popular spot is Gray’s Lake Park, which offers plenty of activities, such as fishing, kayaking, paddle boarding, and more. You can also rent bikes from one of the city's many bike-share programs and beat the rush hour traffic to your destination. Other great outdoor activities include hiking trails at Raccoon River Park or camping at Ewing Park.

Not to be missed is Des Moines’ impressive historical sites. Start off with a visit to the Salisbury House, a beautiful estate filled with art and antiques from around the world. Then move on to the State Capitol Building, where you can learn about Iowa's history as well as take a tour of the building itself. Finish off your day by exploring downtown and its many historic buildings, like City Hall or Court Avenue Bridge. If you’re interested in art galleries, then be sure to check out the Des Moines Art Center, which houses over 5,500 works from both national and international artists alike.

Step Back in Time from the Best Urbandale Boutique Hotels

Urbandale has a rich history and culture that can be experienced through its various attractions and festivals. The annual fair held at Living History Farms is always popular with locals and visitors alike, as it gives a glimpse into life during the 1800s on a prairie farmstead. Take a stroll down West Street and admire the restored brick buildings from the late 1800s or visit the Civic Center Plaza, where you can view public art installations created by local artists. There’s also an outdoor amphitheater that hosts live performances throughout the year. You’ll always be near it all at the best Urbandale boutique hotels.

There are also several museums dedicated to preserving Urbandale and Des Moines’ past, such as the National Czech & Slovak Museum, located in Cedar Rapids. Additionally, numerous art galleries feature work by some of Iowa's most talented artists, while regional music festivals provide entertainment throughout the year.

With its small-town charm and history that echoes back to its farming days, Urbandale hosts an array of amenities for every kind of traveler. Be sure to add this charming city to your list and book your stay at an Urbandale boutique hotel today.

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