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    Adventureland Inn

    3200 Adventureland Drive, Hwy 1-80 (Exit 142A), Altoona, IA 50009
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    “swim up bar” (48 reviews)
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    Reviewed June 30, 2012

    We have stayed at Adventureland Inn once a year for the last 6 years. Not much has changed in those 6 years, the hotel is definitely dated and needs some updating. Overall it is generally clean. The staff is pretty helpful, but tend to appear...More

    Helpful?1  
    Reviewed June 11, 2012

    I really wanted to give a four but had to reduce it to three for a couple reasons. First, the good things: easy to get to off I 80 and after driving 13 straight hours I really appreciated that. Staff was very friendly and attentive...More

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    Reviewed May 11, 2012

    The staff was great. Our niece had her wedding reception here and I couldn't believe how the staff worked with us and they had a wonderful attitude helping us to get it ready for the reception and anything we needed, they were there for us....More

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    Reviewed May 9, 2012

    This hotel is very convenient if you are visiting the Adventureland Amusement Park, but there are other hotels close to the park that are much less expensive. A balcony room on the east side (newer section) was 136+. The trolley to and from the park...More

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    Reviewed March 8, 2012

    Stayed here with the little one and grandparents for 2 nights last summer with the main purpose of the trip being spending as much time at Adventureland as possible. Trolley ride over was very convenient. Food was typical hotel snack type foods. Two nice pool...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    • Hot Tub
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • $106 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Ricky F
    Is there happy hour at the bar?
    June 23, 2016|
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    Response from Brianne F | Property representative |
    In Spectators, our sports bar and grill, we do offer a happy hour from 2pm-6pm Monday through Friday. It offers drink specials which include $1 off tall boys and Iowa Craft beers. Thank you for your question.
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    sophieollie
    What are the pool depths?
    February 17, 2016|
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    Response from Adam W | Reviewed this property |
    There is the kiddie pool that starts out like a beach and gradually gets deeper. I believe the deepest part in that pool is a little under 5' because my 3 year old could stand in it still touching the ground. You can sit... More
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    LesCindyGraham
    Is the park admission included with the hotel stay or is this extra? If extra do you receive a discount because your staying at the hotel?
    August 13, 2015|
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    Response from EngelkingCGMN | Reviewed this property |
    Park admission is extra. Not sure on pricing though. They do have a trolley to take you to the park and back as well.
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    Room Tips
    "Poolside room good choice but costs more of course"
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    "pool-side rooms are loud, as would be expected"
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    "All of the rooms are great"
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    "Ask for a room away from the pool if you want a good nights sleep."
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