Directions, Hotels, Campus Map, Parking

130th Iowa Academy of Science Annual Meeting

Estelle Siebens Science Center
Buena Vista University
Storm Lake, Iowa

Arriving and Parking at Buena Vista University

 

 

Read Parking Instructions Below

 


Parking on Friday, April 20th

Parking will be available on campus and in nearby residential areas. Please observe parking regulations. On campus parking will be available in lots P, K, and G located near the Science Center. Parking is also available in lots K, and O. There is no charge for parking in these lots. 


Parking on Saturday, April 21st

Parking will be available on campus and in nearby residential areas. Please observe parking regulations. On campus parking will be available in lots P, K, and G located near the Science Center. Parking is also available in lots K, and O. There is no charge for parking in these lots. 


Hotels

It is important to make your reservations early. Please check the hotel list below. One hotel is holding a limited block of rooms for IAS through March 16th or until the block is filled. Otherwise IAS attendees are competing with the public or anyone attending another event that happens to be in Storm Lake on the same dates.  


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Super 8 Motel
101 W Milwaukee
Storm Lake, IA 50588
712.732.3063
www.super8.com

The Academy has a block of rooms but the supply is limited. Rooms are available Thursday and Friday night. Ask for the Iowa Academy of Science rate. Cost will be $79 plus tax per night. Make your registration directly with the hotel. The special rate is guaranteed as long as rooms are available or until March 16th, whichever comes first. 


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King's Pointe Resort
1520 E. Lakeshore Drive
Storm Lake, IA 50588
712.213/4500
www.kingspointeresort.com

Make your reservation early and request the Buena Vista corporate rate if you stay Thursday evening. Corporate rates will range between $76 and $86 plus tax, depending on the room. The corporate rate is not available Friday evening. Room cost Friday is $129 plus tax. 


Lighthouse Inn
1601 East Lakeshore Drive
Storm Lake, IA 50588
712.732.5753
712-870-0772 (cell)

www.lighthouseinniowa.net

Please contact the Lighthouse Inn for room rates. Due to the variety of rooms and amenities room rates vary. Prices are competitive when compared with other rates in the area. 


Quality Inn
1726 Lake Avenue
Storm Lake, IA 50588
712.732.0121
www.choicehotels.com


Bed and Breakfast

The Gables on Geneseo
226 Geneseo Street
Storm Lake, Iowa 50588
712.299.4107
www.gablesongeneseo.com


Innspiration Vines & Wines Bed & Breakfast
5079 180th Ave
Linn Grove, IA 51033
712.296.4966
www.innspirationwinery.com