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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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21 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2011

Four of us spent one night at the Ameristar on our way through town. Check-in went smoothly and front desk staff was very friendly and helpful. The room was riverside and the view was nice. It was clean and spacious. The casino was fun, but pretty smoke-filled. We also enjoyed the live music and cocktails at the Amerisports Bar. In... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2011

Had an extremely relaxing stay here, at their buffet style restaraunt which was fabulous. Played for awhile in the casino and felt like royalty in out spa suite. The tub was exquisite the hotel had no problem upgrading us to a spa suite after check in. Our king bed was a dream. I wish we had stayed in town longer... More 

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Lincoln, Ne
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2011

I have stayed here multiple times and am always pleased. There are serveral room types. The best is riverside view (just ask-no extra charge) with jacuzzi tub. The beds are comfy, the tvs are big flat screens and the bathrooms are quite large with double sinks and glass walk in shower. Bellas cafe is top qualtiy-ask for Carol and order... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2011

We stayed here the night before flying out on our vacation. We had a special coupon for a reduced rate and since we have to drive 90 miles to the airport it made since to stay in council Bluffs. When I walked in the room it was emaculate.The room came with a hot tub The staff was great and let... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2011 via mobile

Had a blast, the room was good size, up to date, lots of things to do around the area!

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2011 via mobile

We reserved a room with two beds. When we arrived we were given a room with one bed. It had a jet tub in the middle of the room. Useless unless with a spouse. Went back to desk and then given a handicapped room. It was clean but the bathroom was not appointed as nice as regular rooms. Informed that... More 

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Alisha_Templeton, Social Media Manager at Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs, responded to this review

Chris, I am so sorry that you were disappointed with your visit. I understand your frustration with the room. We always try to provide our guests with the specific accommodations that they request and I'm sorry to hear that the room was not to your expectations. I'm happy to ask our Hotel Director to reach out to you. We'd like... More 

Altoona, Iowa
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5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2011

I've stayed here twice, kinda starting to make it a tradition once a year. Starting off with the location it's perfect close to everything you would need, wal-mart, post office, gas stations anything you need. Also there are two other casinos in the area about 5-10 minutes from eachother which is an added bonus. The hotel staff have always been... More 

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Chester, NE
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2011

I wanted to stay in a casino for my birthday celebration... we had tickets for the Red Sky Music Festival and to see Mellisa Etheridge at Harrah's down the road. The price at the Ameristar was the best, they have a pool, many dining options, the casino for late night entertainment, a convenient shuttle to and from Omaha, a few... More 

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Centerville, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2011

My husband and I stayed 3 nights at this hotel/casino to celebrate our anniversary and had a really good experience. I have read some negative comments about staff, but everyone we encountered was friendly and helpful. I recommend printing out your reservation because at check-in, the computer showed we were only staying 2 nights. I gave them the copy of... More 

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Sioux Falls, SD
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14 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2011

We were celebrating our anniversary/Valentine's Day so chose the jacuzzi suite at $147/night. When my husband booked the room, he asked if they did anything special for anniversaries...a bottle of wine or something. They said, "no, we don't do anything." The room was spacious, had a wonderful tub in the room, a big tile shower, a vanity with 2 sinks... More 

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Address: 2200 River Road, Council Bluffs, IA 51501
Location: United States > Iowa > Council Bluffs
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Hotel Class:4 star — Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs 4*
Number of rooms: 160
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