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Hampton Inn Waterloo
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
2034 La Porte Rd, Waterloo, IA
Free Cancellation
The price is $78 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8
4.5/5Wonderful! (506 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, bicycle rentals nearby, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travelers say...

"Clean, reasonable price, and friendly staff. Would stay again"…"

Reviewed on Feb 25, 2021

Hampton Inn Waterloo
Cobblestone Inn & Suites - Waverly
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
208 East Bremer Avenue, Waverly, IA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $104 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
4.5/5Wonderful! (223 reviews)
Families like: free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travelers say...

"The rooms were clean although we did have some leftover food still in the fridge that we found from the people before us. Breakfast was much nicer than any other hotel I've stayed at this year and overall the experience was okay. I was put off by most of the front desk staff being either not present ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2020

Cobblestone Inn & Suites - Waverly
Hilton Garden Inn Cedar Falls Conference Center
Great for families
3 out of 5
7213 Nordic Dr, Cedar Falls, IA
Free Cancellation
The price is $87 per night from Mar 12 to Mar 13
4.4/5Wonderful! (329 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, laundry
Travelers say...

"I would definitely stay here again. The food was good, hotel was clean, and friendly staff"…"

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2021

Hilton Garden Inn Cedar Falls Conference Center
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Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Cedar Falls, IA
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
2910 South Main Street, Cedar Falls, IA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $84 per night from Mar 8 to Mar 9
4.4/5Excellent! (617 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travelers say...

"Remodeled room was very nice. Staff very friendly"…"

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2021

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Cedar Falls, IA
Comfort Suites Cedar Falls
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
7402 Nordic Dr, Cedar Falls, IA
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The price is $94 per night from Mar 12 to Mar 13
4.4/5Excellent! (381 reviews)
Families like: kids pool, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travelers say...

"It was ok some children on different levels were running around like crazy . A light was burnt out and only had a couple towels."…"

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2021

Comfort Suites Cedar Falls
Holiday Inn Express Waterloo Cedar Falls
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
2127 La Porte Road, Waterloo, IA
Free Cancellation
The price is $94 per night from Mar 4 to Mar 5
4.3/5Excellent! (174 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Would stay here again! For sure!

"The hotel is very clean and quiet. Although it is not the biggest Holiday Inn, it makes up with heart. Sarah Everett and her staff made this a great stay. They are very friendly and helpful too! The warm cinnamon rolls rock too! Thank you!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2020

Holiday Inn Express Waterloo Cedar Falls
Suburban Extended Stay Hotel Cedar Falls
2 out of 5
300 Viking Rd, Cedar Falls, IA
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The price is $54 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
4.3/5Excellent! (247 reviews)

"Refrigerator was kinda loud. Beds are really comfortable."…"

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2020

Suburban Extended Stay Hotel Cedar Falls
Isle Casino Hotel- Waterloo
Great for families
3 out of 5
777 Isle of Capri Blvd, Waterloo, IA
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The price is $80 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
4.2/5Excellent! (991 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, game room, laundry
Travelers say...

"The Food here is very good! We have eaten here before and the food is presented as special. Seating was safe distancing."…"

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2021

Isle Casino Hotel- Waterloo
AmericInn by Wyndham Cedar Falls
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
5818 Nordic Drive, Cedar Falls, IA
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The price is $64 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8
4.2/5Excellent! (281 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travelers say...

"Great location and clean rooms- would stay here again for how affordable it is"…"

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2021

AmericInn by Wyndham Cedar Falls
Comfort Inn & Suites Waterloo - Cedar Falls
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
2011 Laporte Road, Waterloo, IA
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The price is $79 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
4.2/5Excellent! (228 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travelers say...

"No breakfast, oatmeal and yogurt and juice, don’t know why they couldn’t offer a little more, seems like COVID ida convenient excuse"…"

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2021

Comfort Inn & Suites Waterloo - Cedar Falls
Super 8 by Wyndham Cedar Falls
Great for families
2 out of 5
7515 Nordic Dr, Cedar Falls, IA
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The price is $55 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8
4.2/5Excellent! (831 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travelers say...

"I like the location, quiet area, gas station near by, restaurants near by."…"

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2021

Super 8 by Wyndham Cedar Falls
Best Western Plus Executive Residency Waterloo & Cedar Falls
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
205 W 4th St, Waterloo, IA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $83 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8
4.2/5Very Good! (10 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, game room, free airport shuttle, laundry
Good location, some updating construction

"Hotel waa nice. Good location. They were updating it and i believe it was only partially open."…"

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2020

Best Western Plus Executive Residency Waterloo & Cedar Falls
Quality Inn Waverly
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
404 29th Ave Sw, Waverly, IA
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The price is $90 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
4.2/5Very Good! (184 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travelers say...

"Well-maintained, with a nice pool we might have enjoyed but for COVID. A little old, e.g. the room-specific heating and cooling unit was not quiet. Also, at least partly due to COVID the breakfast offerings were limited, while the cereal bins did nada to quell my concerns about picking up the disease ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2020

Quality Inn Waverly
Days Inn by Wyndham Evansdale Waterloo
Great for families
2 out of 5
450 Evansdale Dr, Evansdale, IA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $68 per night from Mar 29 to Mar 30
4.1/5Very Good! (122 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travelers say...

"It was friendly and quiet clean and the swimming pool was open"…"

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2021

Days Inn by Wyndham Evansdale Waterloo
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Waterloo, IA
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
4025 Hammond Ave, Waterloo, IA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $84 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8
4.1/5Very Good! (889 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travelers say...

"Openness to room location Only one entrance to property"…"

Reviewed on Nov 27, 2020

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Waterloo, IA
Howard Johnson by Wyndham Waterloo/Cedar Falls
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
3052 Marnie Avenue, Waterloo, IA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $56 per night from Mar 9 to Mar 10
3.8/5Good! (465 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
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"Our stay was nice. The room nice a bit dusty but, otherwise very nice. We always stay here when we visit. The hotel did some new updates very colorful and welcoming... the staff is very friendly and we felt very safe. Do wish for an elevator though. Breakfast bar not open to full capacity but, I ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2020

Howard Johnson by Wyndham Waterloo/Cedar Falls
Baymont by Wyndham Waterloo
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
1945 La Porte Rd, Waterloo, IA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $50 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8
3.7/5Good! (397 reviews)
Families like: extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travelers say...

"Friendly staff and offered grqb and go limited breakfast. Nice size room. Was perfect for the price and what I expected it to be."…"

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2021

Baymont by Wyndham Waterloo
Super 8 by Wyndham Waterloo
Great for families
2 out of 5
1825 La Porte Rd, Waterloo, IA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $48 per night from Mar 14 to Mar 15
3.3/5 (256 reviews)
Families like: extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family
Travelers say...

"When i arrived at the hotel the check in process was not pleasant. I had already registered and paid for the room 2 days in advanced and when i got their to check in they said the credit card on file was declined. I was very confused because the money had already came out of my account. They told ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Waterloo
Days Inn by Wyndham Cedar Falls- University Plaza
Great for families
2 out of 5
5924 University Ave., US 63 and University Ave., Cedar Falls, IA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $51 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8
3.1/5 (864 reviews)
Families like: extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travelers say...

"The bed was so comfortable, it was amazing and made the late night stay totally worth while"…"

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2021

Days Inn by Wyndham Cedar Falls- University Plaza
Lifestyle Inn Cedar Falls
2.5 out of 5
5826 University Avenue, Cedar Falls, IA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $50 per night from Mar 3 to Mar 4
3.1/5 (354 reviews)

"The room is spacious but not updated. Big parking lot but no security camera. The staff are need to be more nice, friendly and available."…"

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2021

Lifestyle Inn Cedar Falls
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Where Should We Stay in Waterloo?

If you've been thinking about a vacation with your kids, Waterloo is a good choice. The beautiful waterfalls, football games, and restaurants are just some of the things that make this an attractive family vacation destination. Fly into Waterloo, IA (ALO-Waterloo Regional), which is the closest airport, or Cedar Rapids, IA (CID-Eastern Iowa), which is located 52.9 mi (85.2 km) from the city center. When you're thinking about where to stay in Waterloo, you might want to consider one of the 35 child-friendly hotels and other accommodations here.

Vacationing families have positive things to say about these accommodations:

Super 8 by Wyndham Cedar Falls - Offers free parking, free breakfast, and laundry facilities. Guests like the overall comfort and helpful staff at this 2-star hotel.

Comfort Suites Cedar Falls - Features a children's pool, free parking, and free breakfast. The comfy beds and clean rooms make this 2.5-star hotel popular with guests.

Clarion Inn Cedar Falls - Offers an indoor pool, a restaurant, and free parking. Guests like the overall comfort and central location at this 2.5-star hotel.

Days Inn by Wyndham Evansdale Waterloo - Features an indoor pool, free parking, and free breakfast. The overall comfort and clean rooms make this 2.5-star hotel popular with guests.

When Should We Visit Waterloo?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use this information to decide when to pack up the kids and head to Waterloo.

  • Hottest months: July, June, August, and September, with an average temperature of 83°F
  • Coldest months: January, December, February, and November, with an average temperature of 12°F
  • Driest months: January, February, December, and November, with an average rainfall of 1.25 inches
  • Rainiest months: June, July, May, and August, with an average rainfall of 4.67 inches

What Should We See and Do in Waterloo?

While you are visiting Waterloo, you and the family might want to check out some interesting spots such as Grout Museum of History, Waterloo Center for the Arts, and Phelps Youth Pavilion. Make sure you have lots of time for activities like Young Arena and Lost Island Waterpark.

Waterloo is also known for the:
  • University life
  • Waterfalls
  • Football
  • Shopping
  • Restaurants
  • Live music

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Frequently asked questions

What's Waterloo like for family-friendly vacations?
The destination of Waterloo is a good option if you’ve been considering a getaway with the kids. The beautiful waterfalls, sporting events, and restaurants are just some of the things that make this an attractive family vacation spot. Arrange a flight into Waterloo, IA (ALO-Waterloo Regional), which is the closest airport, or Eastern Iowa Airport (CID), which is located 52.9 mi (85.2 km) from the center of Waterloo.
What's the best hotel for families in Waterloo?
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Waterloo, IA is a hotel with an indoor pool and free breakfast, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other choices for your kid-friendly vacation include Super 8 by Wyndham Cedar Falls and Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Cedar Falls, IA.
How many hotels that welcome families are there in Waterloo?
Expedia has 38 hotels in Waterloo that are perfect for families.
What's the weather like in Waterloo?
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 25°F. The snowiest months in Waterloo are January, November, December, and March, with each month seeing an average of 7 inches of snowfall.
What's there to see and do with your family in Waterloo?
While you are vacationing in Waterloo, you and the family might want to see interesting spots such as Lost Island Waterpark and Waterloo Center for the Arts. Make sure you have lots of time for activities like Young Arena and Palmer’s Family Fun.