Cherokee Hotels | BEST WESTERN La Grande Hacienda | Cherokee Historic District Hotel


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1401 N 2nd Street
Cherokee, Iowa 51012-2201
United States


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Hotel Overview

Discover historic Cherokee, Iowa while staying at this charming, hacienda-style hotel just minutes from the Cherokee Historic District and the Sanford Museum.

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Conveniently located off northwestern Iowa's Highways 3 and 59, the Best Western La Grande Hacienda is the perfect home away from home for the business and leisure traveler alike. Experience the area's rich history with a stroll through the Cherokee Historic District, featuring the Sanford Museum and Planetarium and the restored Railroad Depot. Enjoy an afternoon on the links at the Cherokee, Aurelia and Quimby Golf Courses. Or just relax at this Cherokee hotel while enjoying special events like the Cherokee PRCA Rodeo, the Rosemary Claussen Center for Performing Arts and the Cherokee Jazz and Blues Festival.

Whether you are in town for a wedding or a work event, this hotel offers easy access to nearby towns including Aurelia, Larrabee, Holstein and Quimby, and the universities of Storm Lake, Iowa and Buena Vista. A convenient hub for business travelers, the Best Western La Grande Hacienda is just minutes from the Western Iowa Tech Community College and Convention Center, the Cherokee Regional Medical Center, the Cherokee Mental Health Institute and Tyson® Foods.

The property boasts 55 well-appointed guest rooms, each featuring cable TV and Wi-Fi. Start the day with a complimentary full breakfast and spend the evening at one of our local restaurants.

Contact the Best Western La Grande Hacienda today and experience our award-winning customer service.

Our friendly staff members are ready to ensure an unforgettable experience in Cherokee, Iowa!

Our pool is currently closed due to repairs. We are working quickly to correct the situation and open very soon!

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets may be accepted. Please contact the hotel directly for full details.
Very Good
Sleep Quality

Latest Reviews


Traveler Reviews

“Very friendly”
By Lisa H
Washington, Iowa on 05-Feb-18

Staff is always extremely helpful and friendly, rooms are looking great and pool area is fun, clean and wonderful for old and young! Love the new tile and counters in the bathroom, very nice...

“Weather related”
By 309nenad
Quimby on 22-Jan-18

Was able to get a room on Sunday night before the weather got bad. Good accomdations. Has a pool and breakfast that starts at 6 am goes until 9 am and if you have to be at work before it starts they...

“Clean rooms, comfortable beds, quiet location”
By Nancy P
Casper on 04-Jan-18

Everything was great....clean rooms, friendly staff, very comfortable beds, and quiet heater in the room. The room was attractively decorated. Easy, quick check in and express checkout. Breakfast...

“Good Value for the Money”
By Gary O
Des Moines, Iowa on 19-Dec-17

This is a very nice motel in Cherokee, Iowa. They are friendly and helpful for travelers who may not be familiar with the area. They are located next door to a good Mexican restaurant so it is not...

“great quiet”
By jessie2015911
Sioux Falls, South Dakota on 14-Dec-17

needs a hot tub. clean for most part. bass was blown in tv. didn't realize till 10. great bfast selection. would stay again. peepers while swimming in pool. business trip. waiting on my giftcards.....


Hotel Amenities


  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary full breakfast, Choice of breads, Cereal, Fruit, Yogurt, Eggs, Waffles, Biscuits and Sausage Gravy, Juice, Coffee Breakfast Is Served: Monday through Friday 6 a.m. - 9 a.m. Saturday and Sunday 7 a.m. - 10 a.m.
  • Indoor pool Heated
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Truck/RV parking
  • Cold weather hook-ups
  • Free parking
  • Interior corridor
  • Physically challenged facilities, please contact the property directly regarding the details about semi-accessible bathrooms within the guest rooms.
  • Cable or satellite television
  • Business center
  • Computer available
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Dataports
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms, high speed Internet, personal computer access
  • Complimentary coffee in lobby
  • 24-hour GSR available
  • Complimentary Sioux City Journal newspaper Monday through Sunday available in lobby.

Public Space ADA Accessible Features:

  • Accessible parking spaces and signage (car and van)
  • Accessible parking space that is 96-inches wide with an appropriate access aisle
  • An accessible route that allows for approaching and entering the hotel
  • An accessible lobby entrance door
  • Interior routes to public spaces that do not have abrupt level changes
  • An accessible reception desk or accessible folding shelf or reception area
  • Room signage: 60-inches to sign center above finished floor
  • Accessible table in eating area
  • The eating area has self-service shelves and dispensing devices within reach range
  • Public restrooms accessible

Guest Room Communication Assist Features:

  • Closed-caption televisions
  • Visual notification devices for door knocks
  • Visual notification devices for telephones
  • Telephones have volume control
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  • Cable satellite television
  • Free local calls up to 30 minutes and 800 access
  • In-room movies HBO®
  • Dataports
  • Wake-up calls
  • Iron, ironing board
  • Hairdryer
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Air-conditioning
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Adjoining rooms available
  • Additional in-room toiletries
  • Maid service
  • Desk/work area available
  • High-speed Internet access, wireless dataport in guest room, wireless connection, high-speed Internet, analog dial up modem dataport
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Voice mail
  • Easy chair
  • Crib, available

Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 2

  • Bathtub seat available
  • Wheelchair accessible available
  • Closed-caption TV
  • Raised toilet with grab bars available
  • Visual alarm available
  • Knock lights available
  • Safety bar in shower available
  • Property meets ADA of 1990 (US hotels only)

Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:

  • Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
  • Accessible room controls (e.g. HVAC and lighting)
  • Accessible clear floor space
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