We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Wild Rose Casino and Resort

777 Main Street, Emmetsburg, IA 50536
Wild Rose Casino and Resort
Write a Review

44 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    14
    12
    10
    6
    2
See reviews for
8
15
1
15
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (6)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (44)
  • Mar-May only
    (7)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (13)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (16)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (8)
All months
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The hotel is pretty nice and they always have a good rate, when it comes to stuff to do there is nothing they filled the pool in so there is no swimming or hot tub I think if you stay at a casino you have to have something to do besides gamble. The machines are tighter then anywhere I have... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
WildRoseEmmetsburg, Manager at Wild Rose Casino and Resort, responded to this review

Hello Brian! Thank you for sharing your thoughts and writing a review for Wild Rose Casino. We appreciate your visit and we have passed your message along to management regarding your concerns with the pool. They will be eager to read your review of both the positives and negatives of your experience. We hope you will give us a second... More 

Osakis, Minnesota
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The casino, coffee shop, staff, & room itself were fine. But unfortunately after staying there a few times, the breakfast buffet was horrible & every time I made a reservation (keeping in mind it was not St. Pat's nor was there an event going on) they tell me they're about all booked. I then get stuck with a smoking and/or... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
WildRoseEmmetsburg, Manager at Wild Rose Casino and Resort, responded to this review

Hello Jesse A- We appreciate your honesty and we take your feedback very seriously. Our team works hard to be sure all of our guest have a good experience. We will share your comments with hotel management to make the next visit more enjoyable. Thank you for taking time out of your day to send us your thoughts. We hope... More 

Travelers are raving about these Emmetsburg hotels

North Aurora, Illinois
Level Contributor
22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at the hotel for a family wedding and were not overly impressed. Upon entering the hotel/casino, it is very clean and kept up. Check in was a breeze and the staff and rates were great. The rooms were average but they allow smoking in the casino which travels through the ventilation system. Our room smelled so bad of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
WildRoseEmmetsburg, Manager at Wild Rose Casino and Resort, responded to this review

Thanks amanmiller02 for the review. Wild Rose takes your feedback seriously and appreciates the notes regarding the air ventilation and water pressure. We're always trying to improve our guests experience and will review with hotel management. We're happy you found the property to be clean and experienced excellent customer service. We hope you consider another stay with us, Wild Rose... More 

Iowa
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

My wife and myself stop there on our way out west. Nice hotel and very friendly staff. We got there a earlier then we planned, but the front desk got us right into our room way for before check in time. I forgot to pack a couple of bathroom items, called down to the front desk and they ran them... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
grand junction
Level Contributor
29 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Very clean, affordable,quiet and personable. The room is large and very clean. Has a flat screen and a number of cable channels. The casino is small, but plenty of slots and table games. It is a newer property, and is very well maintained and housekeeping does an awesome job. Has a good restaurant and free breakfast for hotel guests.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Ear Falls, Canada
Level Contributor
19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Great rates for a very nice room. The staff was very friendly and even recommended the Chinese restaurant in town because the hotel restaurant was closed. The casino didn't smell smokey and only took a little of my money. We would have stayed longer if there was more to do in town but we didn't want to gamble all day... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Level Contributor
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

We went there for my company Christmas part. The event room upstairs was nice. It is behind Dunigan's. The server's were polite and made sure we were taken care of, and the food there was good. It didn't really pop out as being fantastic, but also I couldn't complain. None of the meat was dry, maybe just a little under... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We stay here twice a year, usually over holidays. It is a beautiful facility and the rooms are spacious. The staff is always very pleasant and it is a great place to stay. They filled in their indoor pool which is a negative for families. On our last visit over Thanksgiving we were disappointed that the free breakfast buffet (eggs,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Florida
Level Contributor
23 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

We stayed at the casino during a Thanksgiving trip to visit family. I have no complaints about the room or the quality of the service we received. Everyone was so nice, even though they were working over the holiday. We got comp coupons for the breakfast buffet, which really wasn't much to write home about, but it was convenient and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Davenport, Iowa
Level Contributor
96 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We hadn't stayed in some time and even though the last time we stayed left a lot to be desired overall, we thought we'd give it another try. The standard rooms are not too bad. I think for Winter rates to to be at $89 + tax for a Friday or Saturday night... no the rooms probably are not worth... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

11 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (4)
Viewed
Room/suite (2)
Viewed
Dining (2)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (7)
Viewed
Other (7)
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Hotels you might also like...
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities