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Catfish Bend Inn & Spa

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Hannibal, Missouri
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights 3 days. We would recommend this to anyone. We will return.The water park is very family oriented and large enough to do stuff for the whole day. Several places to dine as well. The morning g buffet has good choices.

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1 Thank Shawn D
Marlena S, Front Office Manager at Catfish Bend Inn & Spa, responded to this review

That is great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We hope to see you again in the future. More 

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29 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

We had to stay in Burlington for several days and had to switch hotels for the last night due to room availability. There are two separate hotels under Catfish Bend and we ended up on the older (Pzazz) side. Everything was average, the room was of average value, power outlets were few and far between, internet service was good. Appliances... More 

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Thank Matt S
Marlena S, Front Office Manager at Catfish Bend Inn & Spa, responded to this review

We are happy to hear you will return again. Our goal would be to hear your stay was great and that you would recommend us to others. The Catfish Bend Inn & Spa is our 21 and older hotel where the Pzazz is our family resort. For those not traveling with anyone under 21, you are absolutely correct in stating... More 

Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
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48 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

I stayed at both sides of this property on my spring vacation and will be reviewing the Catfish side in this one. As others have said this is a 2 part property and the Catfish Bend is an adults only side that resembles a 4 star hotel. However, it did not feel like a 4 star experience. I not sure... More 

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Thank TripReviewer243
Marlena S, Front Office Manager at Catfish Bend Inn & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Your comments are very important to us. I am happy to hear Cass made your stay with us better. She is a great asset to our company and she appreciates knowing that her efforts do not go unnoticed. I am sorry that you feel time was taken away from your vacation to deal with the... More 

finger lakes NY
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232 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

This is my first visit to Burlington Iowa, I'm staying at the Catfish Bend Inn & Spa; recommended to me by the people I'm visiting. The room is spacious and very nicely appointed (I requested a king, that gets me a comfortable chair rather than requiring I sit on the bed). The chair IS comfortable and the bed is too.... More 

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1 Thank chasinUpstateNewYork
Marlena S, Front Office Manager at Catfish Bend Inn & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to submit a review. We appreciate your feedback. Any suggestions for us to receive 5 stars your next visit? More 

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58 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

The Catfish Bend Inn far exceeded my expectations. The room was large and comfortable. The bathroom was one of the largest for a hotel that I have seen. The outside of the Inn is not fancy, but the interior is well done.

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1 Thank Lou B
Marlena S, Front Office Manager at Catfish Bend Inn & Spa, responded to this review

We appreciate your comments and are very happy to hear that we exceeded your expectations. We look forward to your next visit. Thank you for your business. Sincerely, Marlena Switzer Front Desk Manager The Pzazz Hotels More 

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28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

Plain rooms, off season, so no outdoor park, no discount anyway. Paid to upgrade the "fun package" for $50 2 nights out of the three I'm here. That $50 turned into $146, with $120 in discounts. Would have been cheaper to not upgrade and spend the $120...

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Thank Iplay2Keep
Marlena S, Front Office Manager at Catfish Bend Inn & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback. Our packages are only a value if you had plan on doing the amenities that the package offers. I would be interested in figuring out how $50.00 turned into $146.00, which doesn't sound correct. All of our packages are designed to save every family money and to experience multiple venues... More 

Macomb, Illinois
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22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016

Upon arrival at Catfish Bend Inn, we were welcomed by Lisa at the front desk. We were able to check in earlier than the stated check-in time, so that was a bonus! Lisa was so personable and eager to assist us! Catfish Bend is so lucky to have an awesome employee, like Lisa!!!! After checking in, we headed up to... More 

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1 Thank StephanieLaFrance
Marlena S, Front Office Manager at Catfish Bend Inn & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for such a great review. As Lisa's boss I am aware of what a great asset Lisa is to our company. Not only does our comment cards show that but I also love the fact that she is so memorable that the guests remember her name. Thank you for sharing your experience and we look forward to your... More 

Olean, New York
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016

Stayed on the "fun" side as adult side was booked. I was here on business for two days and both days the adult side was booked. The bed / pillow on the "fun" side are hard. It was noisy; did not get much sleep. Very uncomfortable throughout my stay. I would not have stayed here if it hadn't been the... More 

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1 Thank 2871mh
Marlena S, Front Office Manager at Catfish Bend Inn & Spa, responded to this review

I am terribly sorry that you did not enjoy your stay at the Pzazz Resort. As it is our family resort we do our best to try and keep things quiet. With the number of families and children staying at times sometimes that can be difficult for that I am terribly sorry. We do have security onsite 24 hours a... More 

LeClaire
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64 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

The room was clean and quiet. Check in and check out were easy and pleasant. I love the shower and bathroom set up. The hotel is part of the casino and provided a free drink for my wife and I. The breakfast was excellent. The only complaint was that the mattress was well past it's useful life. Had the mattress... More 

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1 Thank Flyklr
Marlena S, Front Office Manager at Catfish Bend Inn & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. I am happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We are aware of some of the mattresses needing replaced. With the expense involved we have been replacing them a few at a time. We want to ensure all of our guests receive a peaceful night's rest.... More 

Hamilton
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2016 via mobile

We have stayed here at least twice a year for the last 6 years. Have been over charged by the spa once but the hotel clerk fixed it. Friendly staff in the hotel, nice comfortable rooms. The casino is small and smokey but not too bad. We always leave to eat because the restaurants are not very good. We don't... More 

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1 Thank Sarah S
Marlena S, Front Office Manager at Catfish Bend Inn & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are very happy to hear not only are you a repeat guest but that our staff and rooms meet your expectations. All casino comps are based on your play in the casino. Maybe during your next visit speak with one of our MOD's on duty in the Casino which... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Featuring over 40 luxury boutique suites, this adults only hotel includes,"The Spa-At Catfish Bend," adults only pool & spa and all of the amenities that you deserve. Stay and Play casino packages and deluxe spa packages are also available! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Catfish Bend Inn & Spa

Address: 3001 Winegard Dr, Burlington, IA 52601-2061
Location: United States > Iowa > Burlington
Price Range: $130 - $161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Catfish Bend Inn & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 145
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Also Known As:
Catfish Bend Inn And Spa
Catfish Bend Hotel Burlington
Catfish Bend Inn & Spa Burlington, Iowa
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