Downtown Altoona, Iowa











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Things to do in Altoona, Iowa

Main Street of old Downtown Altoona speaks to once what was and what could be once again. As Altoona the community gathers, it leaves a pocket of opportunity for small business owners to come in and set up shop.Take a few minutes to explore what each downtown has to offer by viewing our directory below.

Downtown Altoona visitors are always welcome and you will receive exceptional service from local merchant-owners as opposed to staff at the big box retailers. We take the extra time to make sure that you how to make best use of your purchase and that you get exactly what you need.

Downtown Altoona micro breweries have popped up in downtown corridors to quench the thirst of local or traveller whos is looking for a one-of-a-kind experience for suds brewed on site. If you are looking for a light beer or something randy and dark, you are sure to find a wide assortment of options to choose from.

Downtown Altoona brings a custom fit every time a shoe is bought locally. Nothing beats the hands on experience of shoe shopping to add to your collection of Men's, Women's and Children's shoes. Try them on, walk around and make sure you have the best fit as every manufacturer is a bit different on sizing.

Downtown Altoona has that special dining venue and you are sure to find something to please with numerous meals served to satisfy each palette. A wide variety of restaurants and delis are available to choose from with a nice selection of entrees and especially desserts.

Why do you love downtown?

Kim Ward
Unique and wonderful shopping.

Jolette Kosier
We are coming to Anoka this weekend we would like to see what this area has to see and enjoy.

Amber
The variety of shops!

Dawnmarie Hatfield
We love supporting local businesses wherever we visit.

Schuyler Judd
Interesting people and shops!

Restaurants in Altoona, Iowa


Altoona Palooza

402 10th Avenue Nw
Downtown Altoona



Bianchi Boys Pizza & Pasta

2437 Adventureland Drive
Downtown Altoona




Downtown Altoona Hotels

Finding the best hotel in Downtown Altoona can make or break the experience of your entire trip. Take a few minutes to explore what each hotel has to offer by viewing our directory below. Here are some tips to consider:

Always announce during booking if the trip is for a special event, anniversary or reunion. Group rates can be pre-negotiated and you may qualify for a lower cost and better upgrades for your stay. If you are the one setting up the event, always work directly with the front desk manager to make sure the best service is offered to your party.

Most hotel offer a complimentary breakfast bar or even a full cafe meal with your choice of a full menu. Keep in mind that some offer nothing at all so it is a good idea to pack a few packets of instant oatmeal for a quick and easy meal before you head out for the day.

Other sources of noise can be opening and closing trash dumpsters and also during collection by garbage trucks. Another great question is if they have any renovation plans, or underway that could affect your ability to relax. Pack earplugs and eyeshades!



Victoria's Vineyard B&B
5096 NE 62nd Avenue


Quality Inn & Suites
2701 Adventureland Dr


SETTLE INN AND SUITES
2101 Adventureland Drive