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Popular amenities for Pella vacation rentals

Stay near Pella's top sights

Jaarsma Bakery19 locals recommend
Smokey Row Coffee7 locals recommend
The Cellar Peanut Pub - Pella9 locals recommend
Pella Historical Village9 locals recommend
George's Pizza13 locals recommend
#dutchfix4 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Pella

  • Total rentals

    40 properties

  • Nightly prices starting at

    $50 before taxes and fees

  • Total number of reviews

    2.2K reviews

  • Family-friendly rentals

    30 properties are a good fit for families

  • Pet-friendly rentals

    10 properties allow pets

  • Rentals with dedicated workspaces

    20 properties have a dedicated workspace

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Pella?

    Pella experiences a mix of hot summers and cold winters. Temperatures in summer can reach the high 80s°F (around 31°C), while winters can bring chilly temperatures in the 20s°F (around -6°C). Remember to check the forecast before your visit and pack accordingly.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Pella?

    Pella offers unique experiences like exploring the Dutch-inspired architecture, visiting the Historical Village, strolling through the tulip gardens at Pella Historical Society, or biking around Lake Red Rock. For a taste of local culture, consider attending the annual Tulip Time festival.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Pella?

    Visitors often prefer spring, particularly May, to see the colorful Tulip Time festival. The event not only showcases beautiful tulips but also features Dutch attire, parades, and traditional performances. However, Pella can charm you throughout the year with its blend of American and Dutch cultures.

  • What are the best places to stay in Pella?

    Downtown Pella provides a convenient location with its proximity to local attractions like the Historical Village and various dining options. Another popular place is the area near Central College, especially for visitors associated with the institution.

  • What are the best places to visit in Pella?

    In Pella, you can explore the Historical Village and Windmill, marvel at the Klokkenspel clock tower, enjoy nature at the Scholte House Gardens, or visit Lake Red Rock. Don't miss the Dutch-inspired architecture and bakeries around town.

  • What are some hiking trails in Pella?

    For hiking enthusiasts, the Lake Red Rock area has several trails including the Volksweg Trail and the Woodpecker Single Track Trail. These trails offer beautiful views of the lake, the surrounding woodland, and the chance to spot local wildlife.

  • What are some family activities to do in Pella?

    Families can enjoy a picnic at Sunken Garden Park, learn about Dutch history at the Historical Village, watch a show at the Pella Opera House, or rent bikes for a ride around Lake Red Rock. The annual Tulip Time festival is a fun family event with parades and traditional Dutch crafts.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Pella?

    For day trips, consider exploring the larger city of Des Moines, about 60 miles (96 km) away, or enjoy nature at Ledges State Park, roughly 70 miles (113 km) away. Closer to Pella, you can spend a day boating, fishing, or hiking at Lake Red Rock.

  • Are there vacation rentals with a dedicated workspace in Pella?

    Yes! Work meets play with ease at over 20 vacation rentals in Pella featuring dedicated workspaces. Stay connected and productive in your home away from home.

  • Are there pet-friendly vacation rentals in Pella?

    Four-legged friends are welcome in Pella. Choose from more than 10 vacation rentals for guests traveling with pets.

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