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Adventureland Inn

3200 Adventureland Drive, Hwy 1-80 (Exit 142A), Altoona, IA 50009
Adventureland Inn
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Clinton, Iowa, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015 via mobile

Seriously disappointing . . . I was willing to pay more than we typically would since they have an indoor "Waterpark" (i use that term loosely). My 5, 7, and 9 year olds had a good time but you could go to Wasserban for less and have more of a waterpark experience. The room was ok but nothing spectacular -... More 

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Brianne F, Public Relations Manager at Adventureland Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to write a review on your stay with us. Reviews only enhance our ability to focus on the parts of the hotel that need more training and your review will do just that. We apologize that your experience was less than exceptional and will only improve from here. We will pass this information along... More 

Des Moines, Iowa
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Adventureland Inn has been a great place for our extended family to get together the past two years for our Christmas. It's always been clean and has friendly helpful staff. Water park is spacious and it's really nice to have multiple swimming areas. Kids in our group range in ages from 3 to 16. They all have a fun time.... More 

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Brianne F, Public Relations Manager at Adventureland Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review on your stay with us. We are delighted to hear how much you and your family enjoyed our hotel to celebrate your Christmas. We look forward to seeing you and your family in the future. Bri Fors Social Media Coordinator More 

Boone, Iowa
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30 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Go somewhere else. We went for lunch on a Saturday, while attending a craft fair (which I might add we had to ask the receptionist at the desk as there were NO signs showing where it was). Meanwhile in the restaurant, after waiting for a hostess for 10 minutes we seated ourselves. The only person working was one very over... More 

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Brianne F, Public Relations Manager at Adventureland Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review on your experience eating in our restaurant. We apologize that your experience was unpleasant. We will take your feedback and strive to improve our operation as well as staffing. We hoped you enjoyed the craft fair. Thank you for your business. Bri Fors More 

Tama, Iowa
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11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We had a great stay at Adventureland Inn. The staff was great to work with and everyone that we met was very friendly. Our room was clean and well kept during our entire stay. We order take-out from their onsite restaurant to take to our rooms. Food and service were both good. We will definitely stay at this location again.

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Brianne F, Public Relations Manager at Adventureland Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to give us feedback on your stay with us. We are happy to hear that our staff was great to work with and friendly. We appreciate you pointing out details from your room as well as the service and food from our restaurant. We look forward to having you and your family stay with... More 

Newton, Iowa
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

I have stayed at Adventureland Inn many times. I really enjoy this Hotel. This is a great place for kids for the water slides. This is a great location because of the Adventureland Park next door for kids. This is located by a Casino for Parents and plenty of food locations for all.

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Brianne F, Public Relations Manager at Adventureland Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review on your stay at our hotel. We are delighted to hear how much you enjoyed you enjoyed the pools and the proximity to Adventureland Park and the Casino. We appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you and y our family again in the future. Bri Fors More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Had a very fun time even though i came in the off season the staff was very proffesional and helpful i never felt like i was a bother like at alot of other hotels will definatly be back during the winter to swim in the pools and sit at the swim up bar and enjoy a beer or 2!!!

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Brianne F, Public Relations Manager at Adventureland Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to post a review on your stay with us. We are happy to hear how much you enjoyed the pools. We value all feedback we receive and thank you for praising our staff on their professionalism as well as their helpfulness. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Bri Fors More 

North Liberty, Iowa
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 via mobile

We stayed as part of a large group for a softball tournament. We were given a block, reduced rate for the room at $99/night. I was glad that we didn't pay more than that! Check in was quick, went to our room on the 2nd floor only to turn right around to request a new room because of the overwhelming... More 

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Brianne F, Public Relations Manager at Adventureland Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review on your stay with us. We appreciate your feedback on our property. During the off season we renovate specific areas of the hotel and this year we will be working on the public areas to help update our facility. We appreciate your team staying at our hotel and are happy... More 

Iowa
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Several family members stayed here recently for a family reunion. Although the property is older it is evident the staff and ownership do a very good job at keeping things up. Staff were friendly and did their best to welcome guests and attend to issues. The pools were clean and warm and the swim up bar a great place for... More 

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Brianne F, Public Relations Manager at Adventureland Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate you posting a review on your stay with us for a family reunion. We are delighted that our facility, staff, and amenities were able to give you memorable weekend with your family. We value your feedback and will continue to strive to make each and every guest happy with their stay. We hope to see you and your... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014 via mobile

In town for a conference & received a great rate. After reading some of the past reviews I was very apprehensive about staying. It's the off season and it was great to have the whole hotel to ourselves (didn't miss the kids in the pool). The rooms were clean & well maintained, the pool area was freshly painted and every... More 

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Brianne F, Public Relations Manager at Adventureland Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review on your stay with us for your conference. We are happy to know that we exceeded your expectations through our hotel and our staff. We hope to see you again in the future. Bri Fors More 

Waukee, Iowa
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

My son's 8th birthday was coming up and when I asked him what he wanted to do he asked to go swim at a hotel. After looking at many of the area hotels -- and I mean we got in the car and went and actually looked at the hotels -- that offered birthday packages we decided Adventureland Inn was... More 

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Brianne F, Public Relations Manager at Adventureland Inn, responded to this review

Avery, Thank you for posting a review on your stay with us for your son's 8th birthday. We are delighted to hear how accommodating Adventureland Inn could be for the party with the sleeping room, arcades, birthday party package, and pools. We hope your son had a wonderful 8th birthday party and hope to share more birthdays with your family.... More 

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