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Grand Harbor Resort and Waterpark

3.5 of 5 350 Bell Street, Dubuque, IA 52001
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Clive, Iowa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed at the Grand Harbor Resort while visiting for the Iowa Games. Overall, the hotel and waterpark was nice and it was a quick and easy drive to the ice arena. Our room was on the river side of the hotel and although the river was frozen, it was a decent view. We also appreciated having a mini-fridge and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Love this hotel. We go here every winter to shake off the cabin fever. The staff is friendly, the hotel is clean, check-in is fast and simple. I love the friendly greeting from the bell man when you arrive. Elevators are quick. My only complaint is that double rooms have 2 "double beds" NOT 2 queen beds....and that makes a... More 

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sgeisz, General Manager at Grand Harbor Resort and Waterpark, responded to this review

Dear Holly M, Come to see us anytime you have the Cabin Fever! We are so happy you enjoyed our property once again with your kids and were able to get another room with a riverview. We will surely pass along your comments about our friendly staff and accommodations. - The Grand Harbor Team More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is the second time I've taken my daughter (6) for a mini weekend vacation. Great location for one located directly by the Mississippi museum and aquarium, which is one of our top places to visit. Also the waterpark is a lot of fun, great for kids, I would say, babies - 10 yrs old. 2 hot tubs in a... More 

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sgeisz, General Manager at Grand Harbor Resort and Waterpark, responded to this review

Dear Katrina M, Thank you! We hope your third and fourth visits are just as enjoyable. We are also pleased you enjoyed our beautiful property along the banks of the Mississippi. Make sure you check out our two day packages this summer that include the museum and their new Titanic exhibit coming in May! --- The Grand Harbor Team More 

Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I been going here every year since my sophomore year of high school. the river view is amazing, every time I come here I never want to leave. love the waterpark hot tubs. the people are always nice and 1 of the bellman remember me and my brother that always nice.. the beds, chairs and couches are really comfy.. the... More 

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sgeisz, General Manager at Grand Harbor Resort and Waterpark, responded to this review

Dear Danny S, Wow! Thank you for your continued business. We will definitely investigate our pull out sofa mattresses. Your continued repeat business is much appreciated and we look forward to your next visit. - The Grand Harbor Team More 

Millburn, New Jersey
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Nice hotel with nice view of the river and bridge. Water Park is great for kids as well as adults with jaccuzzi, pool and food court. Nice restaurants and the Mississippi River Museum was very interesting.

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sgeisz, General Manager at Grand Harbor Resort and Waterpark, responded to this review

Dear Suncemoje, We are very pleased you enjoyed our property and its location. We do hope your travel plans from New Jersey make their way back to Dubuque and the Grand Harbor soon. Thank you again - The Grand Harbor Team More 

Grimes, Iowa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had fun in the water park and arcade room. Location is close to the ice arena for Iowa Games Hockey. Also close to other area attractions. Our room has a nice view of the river and river side walkway..

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sgeisz, General Manager at Grand Harbor Resort and Waterpark, responded to this review

Dear Rob E, We are pleased you enjoyed our convenient location to the ice arena. Thank you for the kind comments and they will be passed on to our team. Now that you know what the winter season is like join us this summer for the opening of the Titanic Exhibit at the National Mississippi River Museum. - The Grand... More 

Altoona, Iowa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed at this hotel several times and every time we do it is a great experience. Clean rooms, friendly staff, and lots of fun things to do. Within walking distance of the casino, Stone Cliff Winery and the museum.

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sgeisz, General Manager at Grand Harbor Resort and Waterpark, responded to this review

Dear Christi G, We are very pleased that you enjoyed are friendly staff and clean rooms! I will be sure to pass your comments on to our team and we look forward to your next visit. - Grand Harbor Team More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Starting off, this is a great place to bring the kids. Water park and arcade are fun and a guarenteed good time for families. The location is excellent. Next to the Grand River Center, Diamond Jo's Casino, and a really fabulous casino. Not to mention riverfront to the Mighty Mississippi. We came with a group, had the opportunity to see... More 

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sgeisz, General Manager at Grand Harbor Resort and Waterpark, responded to this review

Dear Krhurtle, We are pleased you enjoyed our river front location along with our comfortable rooms. I do however apologize for the unpleasant smoke smell in your room. We are a 100% smoke free hotel and enforce our smoking fee very aggressively. Thank you again for the kind comments and your concerns, we will pass both along to our team... More 

1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great value with the waterpark and museum package. We have a 7 and a 2 year old. They loved the waterpark. Older kids might not enjoy so much since it lacks a "thrill ride" but plenty to do for the young ones. Only complaint about the waterpark was that there were more flat tubes than useable ones (for lazy river... More 

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sgeisz, General Manager at Grand Harbor Resort and Waterpark, responded to this review

Dear Brian K, Thank you and we are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We will definitely look into our inner tube inventory and correct any issues we have to maintain an adequate level for our guests. We are also glad your 7 and 2 year old enjoyed the park as well. Thank you again and we look forward... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent the night 1/8/15. Room was very clean and roomy. Beds were comfortable. Bathroom was small but clean and well stocked. Yes check in is on the 2nd floor but there is ample signing to let you know. The woman at check in was in training and did a fine job. Would definitely stay again

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sgeisz, General Manager at Grand Harbor Resort and Waterpark, responded to this review

Dear Tomr, We are very pleased you enjoyed our friendly staff and comfortable hotel. Thank you kind comments and I will be sure to pass them along to our team. - Grand Harbor Team More 

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Address: 350 Bell Street, Dubuque, IA 52001
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Location: United States > Iowa > Dubuque
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Grand Harbor Resort and Waterpark 3.5*
Number of rooms: 193
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#6 Business Hotel in Dubuque

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