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Story City, Iowa
Reviewed August 30, 2011

We stayed at Adventureland Inn back in February 2011. My children enjoyed the pool. Rooms were nice and clean, however the food wasnt very appetizing at all, definitely not worth the price. But everything else was good and we will back, we will not eat there.

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iowa
Reviewed August 29, 2011

WOW!! I stayed here when I was a child, and I remember it being fairly decent- now it is not so good!! The food was bad!! The hotel is aging badly, all the rooms need remodeled!! The hotel was VERY EXPENSIVE!! The waterpark inside was a couple of slides- It was definately not worth $150.00 what we paid for this!!!...

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Iowa
Reviewed August 25, 2011

We stayed at Adventureland Inn in August and loved being able to park at hotel and take free trolley bus to the park. We waited 3 minutes or less each time we wanted a ride to Adventureland Park and were dropped off right at the front gates. We have a 3 year old and a 6 year old and it...

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schererville
Reviewed August 24, 2011

We stayed for a weekend with extended family (lots of kids ages 12-6). I was concerned after reading the reviews. If you are looking for a luxury hotel, this is not it, but for a fun family getaway in a clean hotel, this is it. The pools were clean and all the kids (and adults) had a good time on...

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Reviewed August 19, 2011

Actually made reservations with the hotel instead of online, this was our first mistake. The price quoted on the phone and what was actually charged was almost double. The $200.00 per night price was not worth the visit. The room had mold in the bathroom and on the ceiling, had to go to desk to get toilet paper within an...

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Jefferson
Reviewed August 16, 2011

Our daughter & family (grandsons ages 5 & 4) came home to Iowa from Texas for a week. Wanting her children to experience Adventureland as she did when she was a child, we spent the day at the park & then checked in to the Inn for the night. We had a pool level family suite, so were able to...

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Kansas City, Kansas
Reviewed August 13, 2011

The only good thing about this hotel is the proxemity to adventureland and the trolley. The rooms are pretty gross, the food is horrible. The pool isn't bad...although it is like a big sauna, so not real 'refreshing'. And the retirees that work there definitely do NOT want to be there...talk about grumps. Our check in process took way too...

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Davenport, Iowa
Reviewed August 6, 2011

The best thing about the hotel was the staff and the trolley to Adventureland. The hotel was outdated and not worth the price. I would equate the hotel room woth something I would expect at Motel 6 or Super 8. Next time will stay at the Best Western which was cheaper and a lot nicer.

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3Thank Lindsay0414
Reviewed August 2, 2011

So convenient. Trolley takes you to and from adventurland park. Great pools at the hotel. Very clean. Excellent service and very nice staff. The kids felt totally spoiled. Restaurant prices are reasonable and food is okay.

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Ventura, Iowa
Reviewed August 1, 2011

Found cockroaches in our room.........we were then "upgraded at 10 pm packed up all of our stuff (5) of us to move to a "suite" that we found had mold on the pull out couch after we had slept (if you call 3 hrs sleeping) becuase I felt like i had bugs crawling all over me! We got up early...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Adventureland Inn! At Adventureland Inn you will find 185 guest rooms with over 15,000 square feet of flexible meeting space! Adventureland Inn is a full service hotel with two restaurants on site, as well as room service. Our indoor pool areas and courtyards are among the finest in the area, with three pools featuring the only swim-up bar in the Midwest! We are located right next to Iowa's largest attraction, Adventureland and also next to Iowa’s largest casino, Prairie Meadows! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Adventureland Inn

Address: 3200 Adventureland Dr, Hwy 1-80 (Exit 142A), Altoona, IA 50009-1697
Location: United States > Iowa > Altoona
Price Range: $107 - $144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Adventureland Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 185
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Also Known As:
Adventureland Des Moines
Adventureland Hotel Altoona
Adventureland Inn Des Moines
Adventure Land Inn
Adventureland Inn Altoona, Iowa
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Ask for a room away from the pool if you want a good nights sleep.”
 of 5 bubbles mattsC6371HM, Aug 23, 2016 | Read review
“I would not choose a courtyard room unless you are okay with lots of noise until the pools close at 10:30.”
 of 5 bubbles jennifere642, Aug 15, 2016 | Read review
“The room we got was in a quiet location.”
 of 5 bubbles psychbing, Aug 8, 2016 | Read review
“South side is better for small children”
 of 5 bubbles Skinnison, Aug 7, 2016 | Read review
“It appeared that only suites had rooms with balconies overlooking pool areas. Suites were still just one bedroom plus a sofa bed.”
 of 5 bubbles KaraS742, Jul 27, 2016 | Read review
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