Don't sit around wondering about what to do next. Stir Cove awaits.
To get there, head 120 miles (193 kilometers) from the state capital, Des Moines, until you reach Council Bluffs.
There's a huge variety of hotels within a short commute of Stir Cove. Out of approximately 29 candidates you should be able to find something that ticks all the right boxes. The Hotel Deco XV, 1 mile (2 kilometers) away, is a good place to start. You might also like to take a look at the Embassy Suites Omaha - Downtown/Old Market, just 0.8 miles (1.3 kilometers) away, and the Residence Inn by Marriott Omaha Downtown/Old Market Area, only 1 mile (2 kilometers) away.
Make your money go a little bit farther by booking a night at one of the less expensive hotels that are around here. The Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Council Bluffs - Conv Ctr and the Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Council Bluffs are two such places. They're 0.9 miles (1.4 kilometers) and 1 mile (2 kilometers) away, respectively.
Plan your stay at one of the esteemed hotels nearby. From the time you check in, you're guaranteed to be treated like royalty. You'll find the Hilton Omaha and the Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs, only 1 mile (2 kilometers) and 1 mile (2 kilometers) away, respectively.
You never have to walk past Fresh Market Square Buffet (1 Harrah's Boulevard, Council Bluffs) if you're in need of a great meal. Conclude an entertaining day at Caddy's Riverside Grille (2 Harrah's Boulevard, Council Bluffs), which offers customers icy cold beers and a warm reception.
After a jam-packed day, jump on the train at Omaha, just 0.7 miles (1.1 kilometer) from Stir Cove.