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The Blackhawk Hotel Named one of 9 Great Staycation Hotels in Iowa

The Des Moines Register named The Blackhawk Hotel one of 9 Great Staycation Hotels in Iowa, "You don’t have to travel far to enjoy a family vacation or romantic getaway.

If a full week off isn’t possible, plan a staycation in Iowa. We’ve rounded up some of the best hotels — from modern to historic — for a weekend adventure."

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Famous People who have stayed at the Blackhawk Hotel

Justin Long, Actor  --  The Beach Boys  --  Jay Leno, Comedian  --  George Lopez, Comedian  --  Yo Yo Ma, Musician  --  Tim Conway, Comedian  --  Chrissy Teigen, Model

Bruce Horsnby, Musician  --  Johnny Mathis, Musician  --  Curtis Stephan, Musician  --  Chris Kattan, Actor  --  Crew, Good Morning American

The Texas Tenors, Musicians  --  David Koechner, Actor  --  Patrik Bauer, Pro Soccer Player  --  The Giggles, Kids Entertainers  --  Chuck Mc Mann, Actor

Robert James Waller, Author  --  David Levithan, Author  --  Josh Blue, Comedian  --  Marc Brown, Author  --  Patrick Jennings, Author  --  Trinity, Musicians

Jeremy Bulloch, Actor  --  Gary Sinise, Actor

Top Ten Reasons to Stay at the Blackhawk Hotel

16 restaurants, bakeries and coffee shops are right outside the door of the hotel

Trail head to bike paths and water trails steps from the hotel

41 shops and boutiques are within two blocks of the hotel

The hotel is just a few blocks from the University of Northern Iowa

The Blackhawk Hotel is one of the oldest continuously operating hotel sites in the country

Sushi restaurant, deli and martini bar on site

All kinds of dance clubs, bars, brew pubs and taverns are hoppin on the weekends and within a short three block walk of the hotel.

4.5 star rating on Trip Advisor

The hotel is listed on the National Register of Historic Placees

The Blackhawk Hotel is the only indepedent hotel in Cedar Falls

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