Johnston is a small city in Polk County, Iowa. Conveniently located close to I-80 and I-35 in the wider Des Moines Metropolitan Area, it is a very attractive weekend destination and a favorite stop by for those visiting Des Moines but preferring to stay in a smaller city. This part of Iowa offers equally exciting and relaxing moments that have one thing in common; regardless of how you plan to spend your time while in Johnston, you will surely love it! Plenty of great restaurants and interesting local shops await you to further enhance your moments. If you fancy recreational and outdoor activities, we suggest you visit Climb Iowa (the largest climbing center in the State), Ramada Tropics Resort & Conference Center Waterpark (a large recreational complex consisting of a fascinating indoor waterpark, a restaurant, a gift shop, a tiki bar, and a conference center), and Neal Smith & John Pat Dorrian Trails (a 26-mile multipurpose trail with panoramic views of Saylorville Lake; ideal for running, hiking, biking). There are loads of great budget accommodation options in and nearby Johnston. Most of the discount hotels offer spacious and comfy rooms for less than $85 per night.