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Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs

4.0 of 5 2200 River Road, Council Bluffs, IA 51501
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Oxford, Iowa
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We stayed here for two nights and have been here many times before. The staff is very friendly and outgoing. They usually will greet you first and are very helpful. The hotel maids do an excellent job of cleaning. The bed was comfortable. I had trouble with the TV remote but one call to the front desk brought a new... More 

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Megan A, Guest Relations Manager at Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your review, Retired1939. It is great to hear about your wonderful stays. We work hard to provide a pleasant experience for all our guests and it certainly sounds we achieved this for you. I will pass along your kind words to our housekeeping and front desk team. Thank you for continuing to be our guest. We... More 

Council Bluffs, Iowa
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Very clean and comfortable, the rooms are really nice and modern. The hotel is away from the casino and is very quiet! Would stay there again anytime! The staff is very friendly and helpful.really enjoyed staying there and I am looking forward to my next stay

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Waukesha, Wisconsin, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We recently spent 4 days at this hotel. The Hotel & Casino were beautiful. The rooms were very clean and spacious. Our hotel room overlooked the Missouri river and had a beautiful view of the downtown skyline. We ate at all the restaurants in the hotel and loved them all. The food was excellent and the price was reasonable. This... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

The room was nothing big and fancy, but it was clean and comfortable. We came to gamble and did plenty of that. We were very disappointed in the food options. We did not eat anything at the casino, but went to Omaha to the Bohemian Cafe for dinner. Check my review on that. It was wonderful and very close to... More 

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Westminster, Maryland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

No complaints at this hotel. Clean rooms, good food, everything was excellent. Large rooms, very clean, nice sports bar and staff was very helpful. Casino was slots and no table games. You could smoke on some floors at the casino and not on others.

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Iowa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Stayed 2 nights at the Ameristar to go to the zoo and the Lauritzen Gardens. Our room was clean and beds weren't to uncomfortable for our bad backs. Liked that the potty was separate from sink area. We got a better price on our room reserving online than calling hotel directly which isn't usually the norm for us. Housekeeping friendly... More 

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Oketo, Kansas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Charming but could have been a little cleaner. Smoke filled casino and elevator wreaked. There were no specials for couples, anniversaries, birthdays, etc. or massages available with specialty wine or other drink discounts for those couples celebrating. WE did enjoy the restaurants and sports bar and pool.

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Onawa, Ia
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59 reviews 59 reviews
38 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Nice Large rooms which are very clean. Front desk help are very friendly and helpful. We had lots of fun at the Casino and will definitely stay there again. They have free Wyfi which the Harrah's Hotels do not offer.

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Megan A, Guest Relations Manager at Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your review, Marge22. I'm so happy to hear you your received friendly service from the front desk and enjoyed the casino and spacious rooms. Thank you for being our guest. We hope to see you soon again. More 

Amherst, Ohio
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We stayed here on our way back home from Colorado. Hotel rate was very cheap (as the case for most casino hotels). We ate at one of the restaurants inside the casino and the food was excellent though pretty pricey. The room had a comfortable lounger chair, king size bed was extremely comfortable. Shower needed some help as even though... More 

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Jackson, tn
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72 reviews 72 reviews
16 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Location has a great personality: on the river, skylight atrium, attractive restaurants and a sports bar with good food. Casino is three floors located on a riverboat theme. Rooms pleasant and well appointed. Huge change from the Harrah's down the road. Slots a little tight but the beer is cold. Highly recommend.

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Megan A, Guest Relations Manager at Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We are very pleased that you enjoyed your visit with us. We hope to see you again soon! More 

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Address: 2200 River Road, Council Bluffs, IA 51501
Location: United States > Iowa > Council Bluffs
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs 4*
Number of rooms: 160
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