Muscatine Iowa Conference Center & Meeting Venue

The Merrill Hotel & Conference Center is Iowa's only IACC certified venue offering flexible meeting and event spaces with expansive views of the Mississippi River. Our location in Muscatine, IA, is near the Quad Cities cities. With Davenport just 29 miles away, short business trips to our own Howe Conference Center are made easy. If you're traveling the 43 miles from Iowa City, The Merrill Hotel can accommodate you. Our location makes us an ideal spot for corporate meetings, events, and banquets. And you can trust The Merrill Hotel & Conference Center professional planners will address every detail for a perfect conference or event.


Outstanding Muscatine Event Space

The Merrill Hotel & Conference Center is Iowa's only IACC accredited meeting venue located in Muscatine near the Quad Cities. It offers an abundance of natural light as well as scenic views of the Mississippi River. Within the Howe Conference Center there is a combined total of 12,723 square feet across 16 functional rooms. Each space boasts advanced technology, including audiovisual equipment, as well as interactive apps suitable for both guest rooms and business meetings. You can count on a dedicated conference service planner to ensure every detail is addressed. Our versatile event space can accommodate small corporate meetings/parties, fundraising events, rallys, and social events including weddings.

IACC Certified

Meeting Space

The Merrill Hotel & Conference Center located near the Quad Cities, is proud to be the only IACC certified meeting venue in the state of Iowa. Our Iowa conference center achieves the standards of what IACC meeting spaces should look like in order to meet the needs of our guests. The emphasis is not only on the quality of our venue, but the outcome of your meeting. With the prestigious IACC certification, we are prepared to deliver unforgettable service and unparalleled connections that will leave a profound impact on guests. Visit our IACC membership page here.


  • Valet Service
  • 24-Hour business center
  • Black out shades & drapes
  • AV equipment 
  • AV/IT technician on-site
  • Dedicated conference service planners
  • Conference Service Desk available for meeting needs
  • Catering (kosher, gluten-free, and vegetarian options available)
  • Continuous AM/PM breaks in Pre-function space
  • Day Meeting Packages (DMP) and Complete Meeting Packages (CMP) 


Choose Our Flawless IACC Meeting Packages

The Merrill Hotel & Conference Center is one step ahead when it comes to planning meetings. With three meeting packages to choose from, our Iowa conference center takes the hassle out of planning. Each meeting package is designed to be cost effective, create productivity, and enable you to concentrate on the business at hand. In other words, we do the work for you.

IACC Certified Conference Facilities and Services

For more information about our event space or to book your next event, please call our sales professionals at (563) 263-2600 or toll free at (833) 261-2600, extension 7934


The Merrill Hotel & Conference Center uses all sorts of websites to help you find our hotel for your travels to Muscatine, and we want you to know that we will always guarantee the best rate when you book directly through our website or through our reservation team members. If you feel you have found a better rate on another website, don’t hesitate to call us directly at (563) 263-2600, so we can extend our best rate to you. This is our guarantee that working directly with us is always the best way to reserve your stay with us at    The Merrill Hotel & Conference Center.