Oneota Lodge

Oneota Lodge is a log cabin that measures 40' x 60' with attached restrooms as well as a large attached deck. Capacity is 130 people.

Amenities at the facility include cable TV, wireless internet, oven/stove, refrigerator/freezer, sink, counter and generous serving counter, picnic tables, and fireplace.  The lodge is a perfect place to hold small weddings, graduations, business retreats, birthday parties, etc. Oneota Lodge is complete with heating and air conditioning and is available year round for rental.

The lodge sits on 223 acres along the Little Sioux River that consists of prairie and river bottom timber.  Come hike the mowed hiking trails through the different types of habitat.

Oneota Park is located on the SE corner of Spencer, Iowa at 420 10th Ave SE, Spencer, Iowa 51301 (South of the Spencer High School)

Lodge Amenities

  • A/C
  • Electricity
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood available
  • Handicap Accessible
  • Heating
  • Kitchenette
  • Pets prohibited
  • Picnic Tables
  • Pressurized water
  • Refuse cans
  • Restrooms


All on-line reservations for Oneota Lodge must be made a minimum of 3 days in advance of arrival, for example, you must reserve by Sunday if your arrival is Wednesday.

To clarify:

Book by Sunday for Wednesday arrival

Book by Monday for Thursday arrival

Book by Tuesday for Friday arrival

Book by Wednesday for Saturday arrival

Book by Thursday for Sunday arrival

Book by Friday for Monday arrival

Book by Saturday for Tuesday arrival



Reservations for Oneota Lodge can be made

Lodge Fees


No deposit required unless renter is having a keg, then you must pay a $10 Keg permit fee and pay a $100 refundable damage deposit.

Hours of Operation & Seasons

Oneota Lodge is a 4 seasons lodge and may be rented all year around.  Normal rental hours are 11:00 A.M. to 12:00 A.M.


Oneota Lodge is a 4 seasons lodge and is available year around for rent.


Any rental activity that includes keg beer requires a keg permit and must contact the Clay County Conservation Board for that permit and information at (712) 262-2187.