Bettendorf is a great place to base yourself while you are exploring Quad Cities as a large number of the area’s main attractions are within easy driving distance. The Quad Cities Waterfront Convention Center and the Celebration River Cruise Dock are amongst the many interesting place to visit here. Two other recommended attractions you’ll find close by Bettendorf are the Colonel Davenport House and the Rock Island Arsenal Museum.
Do try to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area the special place it is. There are many excellent destinations visitors can pay a visit to for a couple of hours including the John Deere Pavilion in Moline and the River Music Experience in Davenport. Often talked about art galleries, include the Figge Art Museum in Davenport.
When it’s time to take a break from the noisy streets of Quad Cities, visit the nearby outdoor areas. If you want to rest a while in a green urban park don’t miss the Vander Veer Botanical Park in Davenport.
Take a break from sightseeing and play a game of golf at the Arsenal Island Golf Course in Rock Island.
See what is in fashion locally and treat yourself to a new outfit in some of the nearby shopping venues such as NorthPark Mall in Davenport.
Finding somewhere suitable to base yourself in Bettendorf is easy. The Baymont Inn Davenport, the Ramada Bettendorf and the Lodge Hotel and Conference Center are just some of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.