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Prairie Meadows Hotel

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1 Prairie Meadows Dr., Altoona, IA 50009-0901
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Ranked #1 of 7 Hotels in Altoona
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was our first stay and we really enjoyed it. We saw live horse races and took the stable tour. Our Junior King Suite was very nice and probably the cleanest room we have ever stayed in. Would not hesitate to stay again.

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Nashua
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

nice rooms with comfortable beds, coffee pot, refrig. great food, nice selection of slots and exciting horse racing to watch. Can be seen on some locations in the Casino area. We enjoyed the pictures of famous people on the hallways in the hotel

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Saint Joseph, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I needed a quick getaway to recharge. We went to Prairie Meadows Hotel and Casino and did exactly that. Great place, great people great rooms and we had a great time at the race track and the casino. This definitely was not our last visit there. We are already looking and planning another trip to stay at... More 

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Sedalia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the second time to stay at Prairie Meadows and love it just as much as the first time! We were lucky enough to be there for their 4th of July fireworks - absolutely amazing!! The employees are terrific and there is so much to do. They have a casino, horse track where the races are very exciting as... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at The Prairie Meadows Casino and Racetrack Hotel. I really enjoyed looking at the artwork in the hotel and in my room. The racetrack is very attractive, the color of the building, grandstands and paddocks are very bright and beautiful as well as the architect. Dinner at A.J'S Steakhouse was delicious.

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North Liberty, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the second year in a row that we have stayed at Prairie Meadows after a day at the nearby Adventureland Park. It is clean and modern- the room has the feel of a boutique hotel. The pool area, although small, is also clean and not crowded. Each stay, they have been kind enough to extend our check out... More 

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Midwest
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rooms here are spotless. They're very big, and the beds are wonderful. The staff here are so very helpful and nice. Steve at the front desk now knows us by name! They are more than willing to accommodate your request if it is at all possible. The other positive - it is attached to the racetrack/casino!

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Aurora, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a gorgeous and clean hotel - could not have been happier with our stay! We had a King standard room and thought it was a great size! The staff from the front desk to the casino staff would all friendly and knowledgable! Horse racing was a lot of fun and the casino was fun with a lot of options.... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Live horseracing and slots pay out well. Food is good too. Fun time for everyone, Pool is nice and fitness center well equiped. The beds are very comfortable and the rooms are clean and nice. We always have a good time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay in a junior king suite. The location of this hotel is great for visiting Adventureland. The casino is nice. We have stayed here many times. The motel is always clean, and the staff members are great. The food at the restaurants located on the premises is outstanding.

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