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Olsen Lodge

Olsen Lodge
Botna Bend Park
42926 Mahogany Road
Hancock, Iowa 51536

Check-in: 6:30am
Check-out: 10:30pm

Reservations must be made 3 days in advance.

Seats up to 60

Reserve Now

The newly renovated Olsen Lodge at Botna Bend Park is now open. Olsen Lodge seats up to 60 people, has restrooms, a full kitchen and heating and air conditioning.


Air Conditioning
Firewood Available
Handicap Accessible
Pets Prohibited
Picnic Table
Potable Water
Refuse Cans
Table with Chairs


Per Pottawattamie County Policy 96-2020 – When attending an indoor event at Botna Bend Park masks must be worn except when eating & drinking, children under the age of two & those with medical conditions preventing them from wearing a mask are exempt. Social distancing of a minimum of 6’ between households must be observed. Due to these restrictions the maximum rental capacity of Olsen Lodge is 30 people.

Cancellation Policy

Date Changes
All date changes must be made by calling the Park Office at (712) 741-5465. Recognize that we must first administratively cancel your existing online reservation, and then create a second reservation for the new date. An Administrative Fee of $25 will be assessed to complete this transaction. Please consider this procedure prior to making your initial reservation. (NOTE: Date changes will not be allowed within two weeks of the scheduled reservation) 

Please understand at the time of booking your reservation that you immediately prohibit other people from reserving and utilizing that facility - they therefore go elsewhere to locate a facility for that date. We will observe a NON-REFUNDABLE RESERVATION policy with the following exceptions:

  • Accident, serious injury or death of an immediate family member 
  • Travel conditions where a substantial risk is required in order to travel such as a winter storm where a travel advisory has been issued 
  • We are unable to provide your facility (or like facility) in operable condition for the date of your event

ALL cancellations or requests for refunds for the reasons above cannot be done online and must be made by calling the Park Office at  (712) 741-5465.


  • $100.00/day
  • 3% processing fee is applied to all credit card reservations. For additional information please contact Botna Bend Park at 712-741-5465
  • Lodge rental must be in the name of a person 21 years of age or older who will be present at the facility for the full term of the reservation
  • $100.00 alcohol deposit required with your rental

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