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Rathbun Lake, Deer Run Rental, & Fully Furnished Cabin!
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18.9 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (77 reviews)
Great Little Lake House

"The Home was clean and comfortable. Fully stocked with everything that you would need. Owner was very helpful, answered all of our questions and even went out of his way to bring us some tools when we had problems with our boat. Would definitely stay again it’s a beautiful area right by the ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

Rathbun Lake, Deer Run Rental, & Fully Furnished Cabin!
Rathbun Lake, Antler Acres Rental - 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath, Sleeps 6
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18.74 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (5 reviews)
Free fishing weekend!

"This was an excellent property! With concerns about the covid 19 - I had none! This was extremely clean in every aspect. We were well taken care of. We had a most relaxing trip as well."…"

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2020

Rathbun Lake, Antler Acres Rental - 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath, Sleeps 6
Barn Lodge Near Lake Rathbun IA
The price is $80 per night
20.73 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (6 reviews)
Amazing!

"We had a wonderful time! The cabin was beautiful! The bed's were so comfortable! This was the perfect location for the plans we had made. The host was very kind. We had planned to make smores in the fire pit but due to the heat we passed on that. There was a stack of fire wood to burn. Awesome experience! ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2020

Barn Lodge Near Lake Rathbun IA
Indian Hills Inn & RV Park
2 out of 5
100 Highway 34 East, Albia, IA
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The price is $72 per night
25.18 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (101 reviews)

"We stay here quite a bit. It wasn't as good as usual. We had problems with the heat. But will stay again."…"

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2020

Indian Hills Inn & RV Park
Blue Haven Motel
2 out of 5
325 S. Main St, Osceola, IA
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The price is $49 per night
24.78 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (78 reviews)

"I appreciate the "old school" style of this motel. No fancy frills, but just what I was looking for. Spent five nights here and on each day after returning, the room was nicely cleaned with fresh towels. The staff were friendly, and there were no issues during my entire stay. If you need a comfortable, ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

Blue Haven Motel
Evergreen Inn
2.5 out of 5
221 West McLane (Highway 34), Osceola, IA
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The price is $55 per night
24.94 mi from city center
4.2/5Very Good! (212 reviews)

"Clean room. Friendly staff. Convenient location. We have stayed here several times."…"

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2020

Evergreen Inn
Honey Creek Resort
3.5 out of 5
12633 Resort Dr, Moravia, IA
The price is $139 per night
22.33 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (83 reviews)
Perfect Location

"The resort had something for all age groups. The grounds were well maintained. The staff at the docks and swimming area were super friendly and helpful."…"

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2020

Honey Creek Resort
Royal Rest Motel
1.5 out of 5
137 East Grace Ave., Chariton, IA
The price is $65 per night
1.77 mi from city center
3.6/5Good! (32 reviews)

"I has no complaint about this motel and will looks forward to stay at this location again near future in my next adventure"…"

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2019

Royal Rest Motel
Super 8 by Wyndham Osceola IA
2 out of 5
720 Warren Avenue, I-35 And US-34, Osceola, IA
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The price is $55 per night
25.99 mi from city center
3.1/5 (244 reviews)
Comfy and clean

"Clean comfortable cheap. The guy working the front desk struggled to get us checked in. Otherwise it was a decent place. Bed was comfortable and the room was clean."…"

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Osceola IA
Luxury Cabins for Couples and Families to Get-Away
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28.04 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (18 reviews)
Nice quiet place in good location to enjoy nature.

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Reviewed on Sep 24, 2019

Luxury Cabins for Couples and Families to Get-Away
AmericInn by Wyndham Osceola
2.5 out of 5
111 Ariel Dr, Osceola, IA
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The price is $102 per night
26.42 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (213 reviews)

"It was convenient, nicely appointed, very clean and seemed heads above other options in the area."…"

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2020

AmericInn by Wyndham Osceola
Apple Tree Inn
2.5 out of 5
1215 North Jefferson Way, Indianola, IA
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The price is $69 per night
27.43 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (132 reviews)

"When we came I to the room that we booked, it was so clean and it smelled very fresh. I was very surprised, the staff were also super nice and helpful. I will defiantly be coming back their"…"

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2020

Apple Tree Inn
Super 8 by Wyndham Knoxville
2 out of 5
2205 N Lincoln St, Knoxville, IA
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The price is $63 per night
23.08 mi from city center
3.3/5 (137 reviews)

"I had a nice time beds are comfy would do again."…"

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Knoxville
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Indianola, IA
2.5 out of 5
501 E Trail Ridge Avenue, Indianola, IA
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The price is $105 per night
28.01 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (251 reviews)

"We enjoyed our stay. It was very clean, the breakfast was very good and the staff were friendly!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2020

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Indianola, IA
Country Cabins Motel
2 out of 5
25119 US-34, Chariton, IA
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The price is $200 per night
2.35 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (63 reviews)

"The cabin had everything we needed and very nicely decorated. It looked like it was brand new! The bed and couch were so comfy! The staff was very friendly and accommodating! We will definitely return soon! Sooo relaxing!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2020

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Visiting Chariton

Visitors can enjoy all that Chariton has to offer including the lakeside setting, golf courses, and coffeehouses. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its shopping.

  • You'll find 17 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Osceola
  • The closest major airport is in Des Moines, IA (DSM-Des Moines Intl.), 39.4 mi (63.3 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Chariton

Favorite places to visit in the city include Lucas County Court House, Red Haw State Park, and Lakeview Golf and Country Club. Additionally, you'll find Rathbun Lake in the area.

Below is a top rated accommodation based on our user reviews:

  • Country Cabins Motel - This 2-star motel features free WiFi, free parking, and a free airport shuttle. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its quiet location and helpful staff.

Dressing for Chariton

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 56°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 11°F
  • From April to June, the average is 84°F during the day and 31°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 85°F during the day and 44°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 70°F as the daytime average and 13°F as the nighttime average
  • Average annual rainfall for Chariton is 37.48 inches
  • July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 84°F, while January and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 14°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Chariton?
Royal Rest Motel is a favorite with Expedia customers. This property offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Super 8 by Wyndham Chariton is another top choice for your trip based on reviews.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Chariton, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel reservations are refundable if you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might still have the option to cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Put your dates in and click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to view top deals in Chariton.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Chariton?
To find more details about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Chariton, click here.
Where is the best hotel to stay near Lucas County Court House?
Super 8 by Wyndham Chariton is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this hotel offers free breakfast and free WiFi. It’s located just a short 0.7 mi (1.2 km) from Lucas County Court House. Other good options within 5 miles include Country Cabins Motel and Royal Rest Motel.
What about the best place to stay near Red Haw State Park?
One of the top choices for your stay is Country Cabins Motel, located a short 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Red Haw State Park, and this property offers free WiFi and free parking. Royal Rest Motel, located just 0.7 mi (1.1 km) away, is another good choice.
What's the best place to stay if I'm looking to play golf in Chariton?
Country Cabins Motel is a top property that has an adjacent golf course and features free WiFi. Another good choice is Super 8 by Wyndham Chariton if you’d like to stay near a golf course while in town. You can tee off at Lakeview Golf and Country Club during your trip.
What are some accommodations with pools in Chariton?
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Indianola, IA: Features free buffet breakfast, an indoor pool, and free WiFi. Honey Creek Resort and Lakeside Hotel Casino are a couple of other choices with an onsite pool.

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