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Western Inn

2.5 of 5 Motel   |   1842 Madison Avenue, Council Bluffs, IA 51503
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Ranked #11 of 25 Hotels in Council Bluffs
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Eganville, Ontario, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
16 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We arrived in late afternoon on a long cross-country road trip. The hotel was close to the highway, which is what we were looking for. The pool was a bonus. As far as a the price is concerned, all I can say is that I've stayed in hotels charging twice as much that have not been as nice as this... More

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Waterloo, Iowa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The highlight of the stay was the friendliness of the staff. The hotel itself though was like going back in time to the early 90's. The room itself had stains on the carpeted floor as you walk in while there were several strands of long hair on the chairs. The TV was a small, tube-style RCA that had a purple... More

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Madison, WI
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The place isn't extravagant, but great for the price. We paid $60 for a standard room. The place was fairly clean, the beds were comfy, and the desk staff here was super friendly. There was a decent sized pool which we didn't use, but appeared very clean as well as free Wifi. They served complimentary hot dogs and coffee during... More

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Blue Earth, Minnesota
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ended up staying here on a spur of the moment trip. We were very pleased with everything - from the great staff to the clean room to the reasonable rates. With the location being right off I-80 it was an ideal hotel for us to stay at for the night. We would stay here again without any second thoughts.

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Tucson, Arizona
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Huge room, entire property newly refurbished, very friendly and accommodating staff, very clean, great appearance and great rates. Free breakfast, afternoon snacks and evening cookies. Would stay here again in a moment. No minuses at all!😄

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139 reviews 139 reviews
30 hotel reviews
276 helpful votes 276 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

While driving home from out west we needed a place to sleep for 1 night in Council Bluffs. This place met our requirements which were clean, quiet, convenient to I-80, comfortable, in a safe area and under $100. Our room for 2 adults/1 king bed came to $70 total. The a/c unit was quite loud but the white noise did... More

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We would stay here again. Love the snacks of hot dogs and cookies available. I only wish they would replace the mattresses for softer ones. Breakfast is included and adequate. We used the pool. Wish they has a hot tub too but that doesn't exist.

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North Muskegon
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Very dated hotel. Dark walls, tube TV, old style phone. Beds were uncomfortable, linens were old. breakfast was terrible, only powdered cream for coffee. Is more like a $55-$60 a night place. Pool was pretty strong smelling of chemicals. Easy access off highway.

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Cheyenne, Wyoming
18 reviews 18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We stayed there one night and as we drove up to the hotel I thought it was ghetto. But when I went inside I was impressed. The reception area nice and the welcome area looked well kept. As I went into my room I was greeted with a smell and not a good one. We did have a pet friendly... More

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Fargo, North Dakota
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

I reserved at a last moment one night at Western Inn at Hotwire that rated this hotel as 2 1/2 stars. Hotwire lost me as a customer, as this is 1 star hotel. This is very old hotel with very outdated decore, with double beds, no elevator, and no magnetic card key. The breakfast is very limited to basically biscuits... More

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Address: 1842 Madison Avenue, Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Location: United States > Iowa > Council Bluffs
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Western Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 51
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