Find fun things to do in the Coralville area like shopping at the Amana Colonies

Just minutes away from downtown Iowa City, the Country Inn & Suites in Coralville offers easy access to a wealth of fun things to do, from shopping at Coral Ridge Mall to hands-on learning at The Iowa Children's Museum. End a day trip to the charming Amana Colonies or an apple-picking adventure at Wilson’s Orchard with a show at The Englert Theatre. Looking to hit the links after an on-site meeting? Choose from a variety of nearby courses that include Brown Deer, Finkbine, or Quail Creek. Our hotel is also located near the University of Iowa and Iowa City Hospital.

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Amana Colonies

15.06 mi / 24.23 km from the hotel
Composed of seven villages, the Amana Colonies are an Iowa treasure trove of local craft shops, festivals, and artisan food and wine. For a unique experience, take a stroll down the three-mile trail that connects the villages.

The Englert Theatre

4.84 mi / 7.79 km from the hotel
Settle back in one of this performing arts center’s 725 seats to enjoy a concert, dance performance, lecture, or play.

The Iowa Children's Museum

0.8 mi / 1.29 km from the hotel
Your kids will love performing their own concert, testing a high-flying rocket, and dressing up in animal costumes at this hands-on learning center.

Antique Car Museum of Iowa

2.73 mi / 4.4 km from the hotel
If you love vintage cars, don’t miss this showroom with over 80 automobiles from 1899 to 1965. You can also see an original Skelly gas station.

Coral Ridge Mall

0.7 mi / 1.13 km from the hotel
Stock up on your favorite brands and enjoy some good food at this mall with over 90 shops and restaurants, including Dillard’s, Target, and Eddie Bauer. Tired of walking? Strap on a pair of ice skates and go skating at the mall’s indoor rink.

University of Iowa

3.8 mi / 6.12 km from the hotel
Wear your black and gold for a Hawkeyes game during a visit to UI, which is also home to concert venues, the UI Children’s Hospital, and the Iowa Writers’ Workshop.

Wilson’s Orchard

7.78 mi / 12.53 km from the hotel
This idyllic pick-your-own apple farm also has freshly baked apple turnovers and apple cider doughnuts that are worth the trip.

Iowa City Community Theatre

6.26 mi / 10.07 km from the hotel
Get your tickets to watch comedic performances, dramas, and mysteries at this non-profit community theater.

Iowa City Downtown District

4.8 mi / 7.72 km from the hotel
Downtown Iowa City is a hub for boutiques, quaint bookstores, and local restaurants. If you’re interested in cultural pursuits, visit the Museum of Natural History on the UI campus or various art galleries throughout the area.