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Western Inn

2.5 of 5 Motel   |   1842 Madison Avenue, Council Bluffs, IA 51503
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Ranked #10 of 25 Hotels in Council Bluffs
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed in town for a funeral. Great value, great breakfast, biscuits and gravy. Clean room, recently updated bathroom and shower. New big screen tv mounted on the wall. Comfortable beds and lots of space in the room. Friendly staff too!. Glad we picked this hotel and would stay here again for sure.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm a television producer from Los Angeles who travels to the Omaha/Council Bluffs area every month while producing a TV show for one of the major networks. My crew and I travel extremely often and stay at various hotels all over the world every single month. We have been traveling to the Omaha/CB area for almost a year now and... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Hotel is a little hard to find. It is tucked in back of a shopping area, not readily visible from street. There is an elevated sign, but unless you know where to look for it (it is somewhat small), you will miss it. The building is motel-blockhouse style and looks a little foreboding, but it's a good one. Grounds are... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This is a budget hotel, and with that in mind, it was very nice. The room was clean and the furniture in good condition. The beds were comfortable. When I looked out my window in the morning, I saw train tracks very close by. However, I never heard a train during the night, so they must not go by that... More 

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Lincoln
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Very dated hotel, it was off the interstate ok location, good breakfast, little little tv with broken remote, beds very low to the ground and not very comfy but For the price it was an ok place to stay I would stay there again if needed be.

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Eganville, Ontario, Canada
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

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 October 18, 2014

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
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

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
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

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
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 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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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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Also Known As:
Western Hotel Council Bluffs
Western Motel Council Bluffs
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Council Bluffs

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